Office of the Vice President for Development

Thomas J. Botzman, Interim Vice President for Development and Secretary to the Board of Trustees
B.S., Case Western Reserve University; M.A., Ph.D., Kent State University

Mary Helen L. Norris, Assistant Vice President for Development and Interim Executive Director of the College Foundation
B.A., College of Notre Dame of Maryland

Deborah M. Brooks, Executive Assistant

Nancy L. Abell, Director of Events and Conferences

Barbara L. Bershon, Director of Arts Outreach
B.S., M.A., The Ohio State University; Ph.D., University of Maryland

Elizabeth A. Byrd, Associate Director of Alumni Relations

Melissa K. Farren, Director of Foundation Accounting Services
B.S., Fairmont State College

Liisa E. Franzén, Director of Foundation & Corporate Relations
B.A., University of Virginia

Emily B. Jackson, Director of Development Services
B.A., University of Maryland-College Park

Grace W. Jones, Conferences and Events Coordinator
A.A., College of Southern Maryland

Paula A. Mitchell, Director of Major Gifts
B.A., College of New Rochelle

Karen Clarke Raley, Director of Annual Giving
B.A., St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Jennifer L. Sivak, Conferences and Events Coordinator

David M. Sushinsky, Director of Alumni Relations and Planned Giving
B.A., St. Mary’s College of Maryland

Brenda S. Thompson, Office Associate II


Kathy J. Grimes, Assistant Vice President
B.S., Iowa State; M.A., University of Washington

Anthony R. D. Guzman, Coordinator
B.A., Georgetown University


Marc Apter, Associate Vice President for Marketing and Public Relations
B.A., Lake Forest College; M.Ed., Western Maryland College Lee W. Capristo, Assistant Vice President


Lee W. Capristo, Assistant Vice President
B.A., Dickinson College; M.A., George Mason University

Barbara J. Geehan, Editor/Media Relations
B.A., Wells College; M.A., The George Washington University

Anne T. Grulich, Curator of Interpretive Exhibits and Publications Editor
B.A., St. Mary’s College of Maryland; M.A. University of Maryland College Park

Barbara J. Woodel, Publications Production Assistant

Janet B. Haugaard, Executive Editor and Writer Emerita
B.A. Barnard College; M.A., New York University; Ph.D., Cornell University


Adam L. Werblow, Director of Waterfront and Head Varsity Sailing Coach
B.A., Connecticut College

William J. Ward, Director of Sailing, Varsity Sailing Coach
B.S., Georgetown University, M.A., Washington College

Richard W. Loheed, Assistant Director of Waterfront Activities