Affirmative Action Representatives (AA Reps)

Affirmative Action Representatives (AARs) assist with the monitoring of the search process:

  • Present for all activities relating to the search/selection. S/he provides input/feedback on applicants but does not ask questions during the interviewing of candidates.
  • Observe the process of search and selection and evaluate each applicant, and ensure all applicants have been evaluated. Scores are included in total/average scores.
  • Ensure that the review and evaluation of applicants is based on the advertised criteria.
  • Inform the Chief Diversity Officer of any questions about the search or selection process.
  • Ensure that unlawful questions are not asked during interviews. S/he will inform an applicant to disregard a question, if deemed inappropriate.
  • Review the Record of Interview Form(s) to ensure that non-job related comments or criteria are not included in the document
Ellen Adams* HR Director, Personnel
Stephen Atkins Student Career Senior Advisor, ASAP
Kitty Bateman Professor Dept. of Academic Literacy, Director, QCC Literacy, Program Continuing Education
Marisa Berman Assistant Director, Holocaust Center
Marie-Franscesca Berrouet Director, CSTEP
Shirley Chen Associate Budget Director, Office of Budget & Financial Services
Mark Chropufka Sr. CLT, Academic Computing Center
Antonio Contant Director, Testing Services Center
Andre Coombs Academy Advisor, Academy Advisement
Rebecca DeJesus Academy Advisor, Liberal Arts Academy
Margot Edlin Associate Prof., Faculty Fellow for Academic Affairs
Lampeto Efthymiou Manager, Center for Int’l Affairs, Immigration & Study Abroad
Bryan Farr Information System Senior Associate, Information Technology
Susan Fung College Graphic Designer, Marketing & Communications
Carlos Herrera Assistant Director, Services for Students with Disabilities
Isabel Hocevar Director, Health Services
Danielle Izzo Buckner Student Manager, Accelerated Study in Associate Programs
Ricardo Julien Enrollment Specialist, Bursar
Brian Kerr Director, Articulation, Transfer & Educational Partnerships
Liza Larios* Dean, Human Resources
Glenna Lash HR Manager, Office of Faculty & Staff Relations
Antonio Luna Director, Single Stop
Ysabel Macea HR Director, Recruitment, Data Systems & Reports
Susan Madera Academic Program Manager, Academic Affairs
Gemma Martin Purchasing Agent III, Purchasing
Sylvia Montesdeoca HR Specialist for Classified Staff Operations
Sangeeta Noel HR Director, Office of Faculty & Staff Relations
Josephine Pantaleo Interim Chief Diversity Officer
Director, Academic Literacy Learning Center & Project Director, Office of Academic Service Learning
Robert Park Director, Academy Advisement
Emil Parrinello Information Systems Specialist, Information Technology
Renee Rhodd Articulation Coordinator of Education Queens College, Social Sciences
Gisela Rivera Director, Student Leadership & Development
Mel Rodriguez Director, Environmental Health & Safety
Olga Salamanca Administrative Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs
Mary Jane Shaw Title IX Coordinator, HR Projects Specialist
Lucy Shi College Accountant, Accounting & Related Entities
Alicia Sinclair Associate Professor, Health, Physical Education & Dance
Cheryl Spencer Associate Professor, Nursing
Meg Tarafdar Associate Director, CETL
Victoria Wallace Student Manager, ASAP
Winston Yarde Director, College Discovery

*Ex Officio

Inclusive Excellence Committee

Trikartikaningsih Byas Asst. Prof., English Department
Diane Carey Lecturer, Speech Communication and Theatre Arts
William Duque Academic Advisor, Academy Advisement
Luisa Garcia-Condo Assoc. Professor, Foreign Languages & Literature

Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.