Meet SANet

We are dedicated. We are knowledgeable. We are empowering. We are SANet.

The SANet hotline is staffed by members of the BC community whom you already know and trust. You can feel confident reaching out for help because you know who is on the other end of the line. Below, you can read more about some of the advocates who serve on our hotline.

Kim Humphrey

Kim Humphrey

Kim Humphrey is an Instructional Designer at the Center for Teaching Excellence, where her work focuses on inclusive and social justice  pedagogies, and a PhD candidate in Systematic Theology. In her work with students and instructors, Kim is passionate about learning with “contemplatives action,” who are thoughtful, critical, and committed actors for social justice. When not reading or writing, she enjoys baking, exploring old book stores, and taking long walks along the Charles.

SANet Advocates

The Sexual Assault Network (SANet) is designed to provide listening, support, and advocacy for those who have been affected by sexual misconduct and/or violence in the Boston College community.  The services provided by SANet Advocates include:

  • 24-hour crisis response during the academic year, with hotline advocates on call during weeklong shifts with a mobile crisis phone and resource backpack.

  • Accompaniment to resources including the hospital for medical tests, evidence collection, judicial proceedings, police, community-based resources, or meetings with other support services.

  • Referrals to campus and community-based supports

Carly Anderson

Carly Anderson

Carly Anderson serves as a Campus Minister at Boston College, directing the 4Boston program which seeks to promote community-based learning as an important component in addressing the immediate needs in our neighborhoods, and also the policies and structures that create unjust conditions for our neighbors. She received her BA from the University of Notre Dame and MA from Yale Divinity School. Additionally, Carly holds a certification in spiritual direction from the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry. She lives on campus in Ignacio hall and enjoys spending time with her husband and son and taking walks around campus.

Rachel Bargoot

Rachel Bargoot

Rachel is a second-year graduate student in Higher Education and currently serves as a graduate assistant in the Lynch School’s Graduate Student Services Office. She graduated from UMass Amherst in 2020, where she majored in Sociology. Rachel is passionate about supporting and facilitating holistic student growth. In her free time, Rachel can be found drinking too much caffeine, watching old sitcoms, and sewing.

Hannah (Won) Ha

Hannah (Won) Ha

Hannah Ha is the Head of the Social Work Library. Hannah graduated with a BA in Psychology from Agnes Scott College. She went on to earn her MLIS in Library Studies from McGill University.  She is excited to be rejoining SANet after some time away.  In her free time, Hannah enjoys hiking, camping, and roughing it in nature.

Kim Humphrey

Kim Humphrey

Kim Humphrey is an Instructional Designer at the Center for Teaching Excellence, where her work focuses on inclusive and social justice  pedagogies, and a PhD candidate in Systematic Theology. In her work with students and instructors, Kim is passionate about learning with “contemplatives action,” who are thoughtful, critical, and committed actors for social justice. When not reading or writing, she enjoys baking, exploring old book stores, and taking long walks along the Charles.

Salena Ibrahim

Salena Ibrahim

Salena Ibrahim is a graduate student at the School of Theology and Ministry pursuing a Masters of Divinity. She works in Residential Life as a Graduate Minister for the first year area. Most recently, Salena worked in Detroit as a Jesuit Volunteer and helped facilitate service and justice opportunities for college students. She received her undergraduate degree in Secondary Education and English from Loyola University in Chicago. She loves to hike, find new coffee shops, and cook!

Hannah Keeser

Hannah Keeser

Hannah is a graduate student pursuing a Masters in Higher Education with a concentration in Administration. She holds graduate assistantships at the Office of Residential Life and the Learning to Learn Office. Before that, she worked as a college counselor for first-generation, low-income students in Milwaukee with College Possible. She is originally from a small town in Wisconsin, and completed her undergraduate at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2018. When she isn't working or in school, Hannah loves to dance, cook for friends and read.

C. Shawn McGuffey

C. Shawn McGuffey

C. Shawn McGuffey, Ph.D., is Associate Professor of Sociology and African & African Diaspora Studies at Boston College.  A native of Lexington, Kentucky, Dr. McGuffey’s professional work primarily highlights how race, gender, sexuality and social class both constrain and create the choices survivors pursue in the aftermath of trauma.  Two of his current projects focus on sexual trauma.  One examines how gender, sexuality, and race shape parental responses to child sexual abuse; and the other investigates the social psychology of sexual assault survivors in the U.S., Ghana, South Africa, and Rwanda.  His most recent project examines Black LGBT political perspectives.  

In Boston he has led and served on the boards of multiple non-profits that address issues of racial justice and LGBT rights, domestic violence, and youth empowerment.  Dr. McGuffey has also written op-ed and guest blog essays on the George Zimmerman verdict, Bashir and the International Criminal Court, the Orlando Massacre, and Confederate monuments.

Dr. McGuffey enjoys practicing the art of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and competitive eating competitions. Pies and cupcakes remain his gastronomic specialties.  Since the viral pandemic, he cultivates joy by making time for daily meditation, search and rescue training with his new rescue dog (trailing/tracking/airscent), and baking pies while listening to old skool hip hop and R & B. 

Samantha Weinberg

Samantha Weinberg

Samantha Weinberg has been a registered nurse for over five years specializing in mental health and substance use. She is currently pursuing her Doctorate in Nursing Practice in Psychiatric/Mental Health care at Boston College and is in her final year. Nursing is her second degree, having previously studied English and anthropology and worked in marketing. In her spare time, she enjoys reading (currently mysteries), attempts at baking, and cuddling with her French bulldog.

Shannon Pope Zaruba

Shannon Pope Zaruba

Shannon Poppe Zaruba (she/hers) serves as the Resident Director for Vanderslice and 90 St. Thomas More Halls at Boston College. She is originally from Cleveland, Ohio and majored in Business Management and Human Resource Management from John Carroll University. She completed her Masters in Higher Education from Boston College and is currently working on her MBA! In her spare time, Shannon likes to hike, take spin classes, and crochet!

SANet Advisors

The Sexual Assault Network (SANet) is designed to provide listening, support, and advocacy for those who have been affected by sexual misconduct and/or violence in the Boston College community.  The services provided by SANet Advisors include:

  • Accompaniment to resources including the hospital for medical tests, evidence collection, judicial proceedings, police, off-campus resources, or meetings with other support services.

  • Providing a presence on campus to validate and support students with connections to additional SANet resources, at campus-wide education and outreach activities (e.g. presentations and trainings, residence hall meetings, CARE week, and other awareness-raising events).

Alexandra Abreu

Alexandra Abreu

Alexandra Abreu is the Resident Director for the Keyes community. Alex attended the University of Richmond where she studied Political Science and Criminal Justice. While at UR, Alex co-created the Peer Sexual Misconduct Advisors (PSMA) service and has been passionate about supporting survivors ever since. Following graduation, Alex completed her M.Ed. at James Madison University in College Student Personnel Administration. In her free time, Alex loves collecting vinyl records, thrift shopping, and hanging out with her two younger sisters!

Clara Cahill Farella

Clara Cahill Farella

Clara Cahill Farella is the graduate assistant for the Bystander Intervention Education program. She graduated from Boston College in 2020 with a bachelor's degree in Applied Psychology and Human Development, along with minors in Sociology, and Leadership in Higher Education. Clara is currently pursuing her master's degree in Higher Education, with a concentration in Spirituality, Faith, and Formation. She is passionate about accompanying students on their formational and vocational journeys and hopes to be a mentor and support system for those who are navigating their college experience. Clara is excited to be a SANet Advocate alongside other members of the BC community who seek to empower students. In her free time, she likes to engage in authentic conversation over a cup of Irish Breakfast tea, try new recipes, and have movie nights with friends.

Rossanna Contreras-Godrey

Rossanna Contreras-Godrey

Dr. Contreras Godfrey is the Director of the Learning to Learn office at Boston College.  The department centers on the needs of students who come from low-income areas and/or are first in their families to attend college. Dr. Contreras-Godfrey has worked for more than 20 years in the field of college transition and retention to provide access and opportunity to students from these backgrounds and students of color by assisting them in preparing and graduating from post-secondary institutions and transitioning to post-graduate programs. 

Rossanna is a first-generation college student who emigrated from the Dominican Republic to the U.S. at a young age.  She completed her Bachelor’s degree from Boston College; Master’s degree in Education from Boston University and a doctoral degree in Higher Education Administration from Boston College.

She is involved in numerous on campus committees including the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Committee; Faculty Advisor to the LTL Mississippi Service & Immersion and the LTL Dominican Republic Service and Immersion Trips.

Elizabeth Coscia

Elizabeth Coscia

Elizabeth Coscia is a final year master’s student in the School of Social Work. She is a 2020 BC graduate where she majored in Applied Psychology and Human Development and Public Health.  Elizabeth had the pleasure of working at the Women’s Center as an undergraduate, and is extremely excited to round out her experience in the center as the graduate assistant for SANet. Elizabeth holds a passion for working with survivors, and particularly the intersection of racial identity and survivorship.  In her spare time, Elizabeth can be found getting her caffeine fix, planning RA programs for her residents, doing the daily crossword, and exploring new restaurants with her pals.

Anna Daher

Anna Daher

Anna is the Graduate Assistant for the Thrive mentor program. She graduated from Boston University in 2020 with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and is currently pursuing her master’s degree in Higher Education, with a concentration in Student Affairs in the Lynch School of Education and Human Development. Anna is passionate about women’s rights, mental health, and social justice. She looks forward to providing support and guidance for students to feel comfortable academically, emotionally, and mentally on campus. In her free time, she likes to go on walks, learn Lebanese recipes, and spend time with family and friends. Anna is very excited to be joining the Women’s Center and be part of a place that ensures a safe space for all BC students!

Kristie Dickinson

Kristie Dickinson

Kristie joins the SANet team with a passion for healing and mental health.

In her professional life, Kristie most recently worked for Apple, where she led efforts for Apple Watch apps worldwide, with a particular focus on Health & Wellness experiences. 

She came back to Boston College in 2019, where she now serves as an Adjunct Professor of Design Thinking in the Carroll School of Management, and an Entrepreneur in Residence with the Shea Center.

Kristie graduated from BC in 2014 with a B.S. in Marketing, and a minor in International Studies for Management.  She loves to explore different healing techniques from all over the world, and is particularly interested in the intersection of Eastern and Western wellness practices. Kristie is a 150-hour certified yoga teacher, and has studied Reiki Levels I - IV.  She loves to play board games, write songs at the piano, and pretend she can play ukulele.

Kelly Hughes

Kelly Hughes

Kelly Hughes is the Campus Minister for Retreats at Boston College. She graduated from Providence College in 2011 with a B.A. in psychology, and went on to serve as a Cap Corps Volunteer with Capuchin Youth and Family Ministries in New York. Kelly earned her Master’s degree from Boston College's School of Theology and Ministry in 2014. Her experience in campus ministry includes small-group faith sharing and community building, pastoral support for youth and young adults, leadership formation, and spiritual discernment. Whether planning a retreat or having a conversation, Kelly remains committed to supporting the multifaceted needs of college students, with particular emphasis on the care and integration of the whole person. In her free time, Kelly enjoys walking around Jamaica Pond, spinning, picnicking with friends, and finding the perfect Spotify playlist for any occasion.

CARE Team

Just like the SANet hotline team, the SANet CARE team is staffed by members of the BC community whom you already know and trust. You can feel confident coming in for walk-in hours or reaching out to schedule an appointment because you know who you'll be meeting. Below, you can read more about our specially-trained CARE team.

Ejuma Adoga

Ejuma Adoga

Ejuma Adoga is a 2018 graduate of Boston College and is a current master's student in the Mental Health Counseling Program in the Lynch School of Education and Human Development. While at BC for undergrad, she majored in English and Women’s and Gender studies. She was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland and even though she has lived among Patriots fans for the past five years, she is very loyal to her home team, the Baltimore Ravens. Ejuma is passionate about mental health and wellness, women’s rights, social justice and racial issues. She also writes for the Torch, BC’s Catholic Newspaper. In her free time, she can be found catching up on her favorite shows, This is Us and Modern Family, baking or going for a run. 

Clara Cahill Farella

Clara Cahill Farella

Clara Cahill Farella is the graduate assistant for the Bystander Intervention Education program. She graduated from Boston College in 2020 with a bachelor's degree in Applied Psychology and Human Development, along with minors in Sociology, and Leadership in Higher Education. Clara is currently pursuing her master's degree in Higher Education, with a concentration in Spirituality, Faith, and Formation. She is passionate about accompanying students on their formational and vocational journeys and hopes to be a mentor and support system for those who are navigating their college experience. Clara is excited to be a SANet Advocate alongside other members of the BC community who seek to empower students. In her free time, she likes to engage in authentic conversation over a cup of Irish Breakfast tea, try new recipes, and have movie nights with friends.

Elizabeth Coscia

Elizabeth Coscia

Elizabeth Coscia is a final year master’s student in the School of Social Work. She is a 2020 BC graduate where she majored in Applied Psychology and Human Development and Public Health.  Elizabeth had the pleasure of working at the Women’s Center as an undergraduate, and is extremely excited to round out her experience in the center as the graduate assistant for SANet. Elizabeth holds a passion for working with survivors, and particularly the intersection of racial identity and survivorship.  In her spare time, Elizabeth can be found getting her caffeine fix, planning RA programs for her residents, doing the daily crossword, and exploring new restaurants with her pals.

Anna Daher

Anna Daher

Anna is the Graduate Assistant for the Thrive mentor program. She graduated from Boston University in 2020 with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and is currently pursuing her master’s degree in Higher Education, with a concentration in Student Affairs in the Lynch School of Education and Human Development. Anna is passionate about women’s rights, mental health, and social justice. She looks forward to providing support and guidance for students to feel comfortable academically, emotionally, and mentally on campus. In her free time, she likes to go on walks, learn Lebanese recipes, and spend time with family and friends. Anna is very excited to be joining the Women’s Center and be part of a place that ensures a safe space for all BC students!