May 25, 2024  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2016-17 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2016-17 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Program Advisory Boards


Academy of Health Professions


Karen Annese
Laboratory Services Coordinator, Lowell General Hospital

Elisebeth Bardo
Senior Trainer Specialist, Quest Diagnostics

Linda Bass
Executive Director, Metro North Regional Employment Board

Christopher Brennan
Director, The Career Place

Junelfris Cuello
Blood Lab Supervisor, Harvard Vanguard

Catherine Curtis
CWI Director, D’Youville Life and Wellness Community

Kerrie D’Entremont
Executive Director, Greater Lowell Health Alliance

Pamela Gibson
Human Resources Business Partner, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

Dorcas Grigg-Saito
CEO, Lowell Community Health Center

Kelly Lettelier
Clinical Manager, Ear, Nose and Throat Associates

Sheila Och
Deputy Director, Lowell Community Health Center

Barbara O’Neil
Executive Director, Career Center of Lowell

Angel Pepin
AHP Program Coordinator, Middlesex Community College


Adult Learning Center


Ruth Clark
Links Program Coordinator, Middlesex Community College

Tricia Coia
Guidance Department, Billerica Memorial High School

Shawn Daley
RISE Coordinator, Bedford High School

Jim DaSilva
Product Reliability Manager, Solectria Renewables LLC, Lawrence

Julie Desmond
Guidance Department, Billerica Memorial High School

Katherine Innis
Coordinator, Adult Learning Center, Middlesex Community College

Elizabeth McKiernan
Director, Abisi Adult Education Center, Lowell

Linda Molloy
Director, Adult Learning Center, Middlesex Community College

Barbara Pantazis
Director of Career Services, The Career Place, Woburn

Jo Shaw
Executive Director, Life Care Center of the Merrimack Valley

Anna Tirone
Director of Foreign Languages, Winchester High School

Susan Woods
Associate Dean, Student Support Services, Middlesex Community College 

Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counseling


Clelia Beltrame
Center of Addictions Research & Services, Boston University
(Middlesex Community College alumna)

Jon Cohan
Residential Director
Right Turn Inc.

Mary DiGiovanni
Professor Emeritus, Human Services, Northern Essex Community College

Joseph Gardner
Program Coordinator
Alcohol & Substance Abuse Counseling Certificate Program

Gerald R. Garrett
Professor Emeritus and Consultant
Umass Boston

Tessa MacGillivary, LMHC, CCMHC
Adjunct Faculty, Middlesex Community College

Brian MacKenna-Rice  
Adjunct Faculty, Human Services, Middlesex Community College

John MacMillan, LADAC-I, CADAC
Program Director, Substance Abuse Treatment Unit
Middlesex House of Correction
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Stephen C. Swindells
Residential Director, Lowell House
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Maxwell Whiting 
Professor, Human Services (retired), Middlesex Community College

Automotive Technology


Ryan Abrahams
Training Manager, Nissan Motor Corp.

Jonathan Bihari

Camille Brown
Assistant Director of Admissions & Recruitment, Middlesex Community College

Ed Farrell
Chairperson/Technician, Dudley Automotive Services

Larry Gordon
Technician, IRA Nissan

Emmett Hickey

Judith Hogan
Dean, Business, Education and Public Service, Middlesex CC

Dick Ingels
Automotive Technician, Mirak Chevrolet

Ken Jenness
Automotive Technician, Ken’s Auto

Mark Kirschner
Training Instructor, Nissan Motor Corp.

Brian Murray
Automotive Technician, Infinity of Norwood

Chip Myers
Owner/Manager, Autobahn East

John Primpas
Automotive Teacher, Minuteman Career & Technical High School

Walter Sazo
Service Manager, IRA/Nissan

Sam Spirer

Deborah Walsh
Assistant Dean, Business, Entrepreneurship and Legal Studies, Middlesex CC

Matt Wing
Automotive Technician, Christmas Motors



Tom Berube
Director of Genzyme’s Quality Systems Management Corporate Quality Operations, Genzyme a Sanofi Corporation

Mariluci Bladon, Ph.D.
Program Director, Biotechnology, Middlesex Community College

Stephanie Bourne
Manufacturing Associate, Genzyme a Sanofi Corporation

Carson Burrington
Kelly Scientific Resources
William Ciambrone
Senior VP, Technical Operations, Shire Pharmaceuticals

Paul Goodrich 
Instructor, Biotechnology Adult Education, Minuteman High School

Edwin L. Harmon III
Associate Director Manufacturing, Genzyme a Sanofi Corporation

Ronald Marino 
Coordinator, Workforce & Economic Deveopment, Minuteman High School 

Rusty Morrison
Director of Process and Technical Services

Stephen Mullen
Manager, Quality Systems, Advan Source Biomaterials 

Riccardo Panicucci, Ph.D.
Global Head, Chemical & Pharmaceutial Profiling (CPP), Norvartis Institute for Biomedical Research, Inc.

Himanshu Parikh, Ph.D.
Director, Northeast Operations, Becton Dickinson-Discovery Labware

Paul Patev
Professor, Biotechnology, Middlesex Community College

Carolyn Phillips
Director of Quality Control, Genzyme/Sanofi-Allston Facility

Constance Phillips
Director, Biomedical Laboratory & Clinical Studies
Boston University School of Medicine & Metropolitan College

Patrick Rafter
Bioscience Cluster Chair, Minuteman High School

Melissa Richards
Middlesex Community College, Student

Robert Ross
Director, BioTeach Program, Mass. BioEd Foundation

Steven Sparks

Thomas Thiers
Middlesex Community College, Student

Danielle Thompson-Reynolds
Manager, Manufacturing Performance Development, Biogen/Idec

Leslie Wolfe, Ph.D.
Biosurgery, Genzyme Corp. 

Business Administration


Ziggy Burns
Lowell Cooperative Bank

Larry Carlton
President, Carlton and Duran CPA

Michael Conway

Jane Fain
Academic Counselor, Middlesex Community College

Jamie Gabriel
Enterprise Bank and Trust

Judith R. Hogan
Dean, Business, Education & Public Service, Middlesex Community College

Patricia Koczera
Lowell Cooperative Bank

Joan Martin
PJ Bookkeeping

Jerry Mayotte
Red Brick Clothing

Terrence J. (T.J.) McCarthy
Assistant City Manager, City of Lowell

Jonathan Mermer
Tsongas Center at UMass Lowell

Dana Moss
The TJX Companies

Barbara Noonan
Department Chair, Business, Middlesex Community College

Jeanne Osborn
Greater Lowell Chamber of Commerce    

Katherine Picard
Retired Business Administration Faculty, Middlesex Community College
Maureen A. Rogers    

President, North Suburban Chamber of Commerce

Ray Sirois
Vice President, Personal Insurance, Fred C. Church Inc.
Joann Souza 

Heritage Real Estate



Jennifer D.C. Bauer
Communications Department Chairwoman
 Middlesex Community College

Steve Brogan
Executive Director, Lowell Telecommunications Corp.

James Campanini
Editor, The Lowell Sun

Erica Carr
Lexington Flick

Sam Schauerman
Executive Director, Billerica Access Television

Bryan Wilkins
Digital Media, Lowell Education

Computer Aided Design (CAD)


James Aukstikalnis
Instructor, Blackstone Valley Vocational School

Patrick Boyle
Engineering Technology - CAD Program Coodinator, Middlesex Community College

Bryan Leary
Instructor, CAD, Middlesex Community College

Thomas Lyons
Engineering Resource Specialis, Pro Source, Inc.

Liam O’Connell
Landscape Architect, Brown Sadina Inc.

Robert (Toby) Ringdahl
CAD Designer, Timberland Co.

Daniel Villeneuve
CAD Designer, RDK Engineers

Career & Technical Education Consortium


Camille Brown
Assistant Director, Admissions & Recruitment, Middlesex Community College
Patricia Bruno
Associate Dean for Academic, Career & Transfer Advising, Middlesex Community College

Kim Burns
Associate Dean of K-16 Partnerships, Middlesex Community College

Lauren Ellis
Admissions Counselor, Middlesex Community College

Marilynn Gallagan
Dean of Admissions, Middlesex Community College

Michelle Roche
Director of Career & Technical Education, Minuteman Career & Technical High School

Patricia Hunt
Academic Advisor, Middlesex Community College

Jobee O’Sullivan
Guidance Coordinator, Nashoba Valley Technical High School

John Sheehan
Director of Technical Studies, Greater Lowell Technical High School

Denise O’Connor
Small Learning Communities Coordinator, Lowell High School

Corporate & Community Education & Training


George Allegrezza
EMC Corporation

Valerie Barbieri
Sunny Delight Beverage Company

Deborah Bergholm-Petka
Lowell General Hospital

Gail Brown
Greater Lowell Workforce Investment Board

Judy Burke
Dean of Corporate and Community Education & Training, Middlesex Community College

Stephanie Cronin
Middlesex 3 Coalition

Doris Hathaway

Ben Kauffman
Cadence Design

Danielle McFadden
Greater Lowell Chamber of Commerce

Sean Moriarty
Enterprise Bank

Charles Murray

Barbara O’Neil
Career Center of Lowell

Jean Phelps

Kathleen Regan
Assabet Valley Technical High School

David Sciuto

Gregory Sexton
LaserServices, Inc.

Ed Starr
Verizon IBEW Local 2321

Judith Tarutz

Criminal Justice


Lynda Pintrich
Department Chairwoman, Criminal Justice, Middlesex Community College

Chief Robert Bongiorno Jr.
Bedford Police Department
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Kristin Daly
Probation Officer
Lawrence Juvenile Court

Tpr. Christopher Donahue
Massachusetts State Police
Crime Scene Seervice Section
Boston Laboratory

Olympia Frazier
Institutional Parole Officer, Middlesex House of Correction

Captain Linda Gannon
Program Services
Middlesex House of Corrections

Gerald R. Garrett, Ph.D.
Consultant and Professor Emeritus, UMass Boston

Captain Detective Francis P. Hughes
C.O. Internal Affairs Section, Massachusetts State Police

Detective Sgt. Timothy King
Waltham Police Department

Professor Ed LeClair
Professor, Criminal Justice (retired), Salem State University
Roy J. Murphy, C.P.P., C.F.E.
Director of Public Safety, Berklee College of Music

Marylou Powers
Director of Training, Municipal Police Training Committee

Dora Quiroz                      
Regional Coordinator/Supervisor Victims Witness Advocate, Middlesex District Attorney’s Office

Dental Programs


Kristine Abbondanzio
Dental Consulting and Placement Services

Margaret Bloy
Program Coordinator, Dental Assisting, Middlesex Community College

Apollon Bouzerdan
Program Coordinator, Dental Lab Technology, Middlesex Community College

Brittany Boyd
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Evan Corovas, D.M.D.

Mary C. DeMello, D.M.D.
Private Practice

Lidice T. Gonzalez
Private Practice

Rita Johnson, C.O.S., R.D.H., M.B.A.

Bryan Lyons, D.M.D.
Lyons Dental Associates

Nancy Mann
MDHA Former President

Lyndsay McMahon
Dental Assistant Representative

Kori Preble Boeckeler
Dental Assistant Representative

Marisa Ramos, D.M.D.
Dental Assistant Representative

Raza Suaib
Owner (CDT), A-Dent Resorations

Karen Townsend
Department Chairwoman, Dental Hygiene

Quan A. Tran, D.D.S.
Private Practice

Jean Velde, D.M.D.
Gentle Family Dental Care, Haverhill

Dental Assisting Student Member
(selected annually), Middlesex Community College

Dental Hygiene Student Member
(selected annually), Middlesex Community College

Dental Laboratory Technology Student Member
(selected annually), Middlesex Community College

Diagnostic Medical Sonography


Brenda Achilles, RDMS
Sonography Supervisor, Newton-Wellesley Hospital

Nada Almoujahed, M.D., RDMS
Medical Advisor

Brian Bailey, RDMS
Sonography Supervisor, Lowell General Hospital

Shari Beique, RDMS
Sonography Supervisor, Southern New Hampshire Regional Medical Center

Andrea Bolla, RDMS, (alumnus)
Sonographer, Lawrence General Hospital

Cynthia Butters
Public Member

Lauren Chaurette, RDMS
Sonography Supervisor, Melrose-Wakefield Hospital

Janet Corazzini, RDMS
Clinical Coordinator, Middlesex Community College

Cheryl Dosdall, RDMS
Sonography Supervisor, Mount Auburn Hospital

Shawn Gagnon, RDMS
Sonography Supervisor, Holy Family Hospital

Jean Hurley, RDMS
Sonography Supervisor, Cape Cod Hospital

Bernadette Kennedy, RDMS
Sonography Supervisor, Beth Israel Hospital

Dewey Lloy, RDMS
Sonography Supervisor, Lawrence General Hospital

Jane Morrison, RDMS
Professor, DMS, Middlesex Community College

Marybeth Pingley, RDMS
Sonography Supervsior, Salem Hospital

Kristen Reed, RDMS
Sonography Supervisor, Leominster Hospital

John Sophis, RDMS
Sonography Supervisor, Brigham & Women’s Hospital

Thomas Walsh, RDMS
Program Coordinator, DMS, Middlesex Community College

Student Member  
(selected annually), Middlesex Community College



Yvone Beirnie, M.Ed. CPSI
Outdoor Endeavors

Jenn-Ann Caruso
Northeast Elementary School

Dawn Doke
Preschool teacher, Over the Rainbow Learning Center

Lisa Dunbar Link
Greater Beverly YMCA

Sonja Ferraguto
Preschool teacher, Kid Connection

Kathleen Fraser    
Director, Pre-School Education, Arlington Public Schools (retired)

Karen Frederick    
Executive Director, Community Teamwork Inc.

Maureen Goulet
Coordinator, Region III Professional Development Grant

Nancy Tyler Higgins, Ph.D.
Department Chairwoman, Education, Middlesex Community College

Zelmar Khadar
Director of Programs, Acre Family Childcare

Louise Nolan, Ph.D.
Superintendent of Curriculum, Woburn Public Schools (retired)

Kathleen O’Connor
Coordinator Lowell Teacher Academy, Central/Rogers Lowell Public Schools

Terry O’Neill
Coordinator of Training, Lowell Public Schools

Kathy Riticker
Executive Director, Acre Family Childcare

Joanne Spence
Executive Director, Lowell Day Nursery

Emergency Medical Technician


Robert Benoit, EMS-2000
Instructor, Emergency Medical Technician, Middlesex Community College

Mark Boldrighini, EMS-2000
Instructor, Emergency Medical Technician, Middlesex Community College

Energy Utility Technology


 Nancy Alberto
Dean, Math, Science and Engineering, North Shore Community College

Jerry Bernardini
Professor, Engineering & Industrial Tech, EUT Coordinator, CCRI

Bill Dylengoski
Instructor EUT, North Shore Community College

Sharon Giles
Assistant Professor, Quinsigamond Community College

Pat Hyde
Northeast Public Power Association

Pat Hyland
Northeast Public Power Association

Joe Lanacchia
Manager of the Training Center, National Grid

Ken Lomax
Manager of the Training Center, National Grid

Veron Mace
Professor, Engineering & Industrial Tech, EUT Coordinator, CCRI

Robert McDonald
National Grid

John McNamara III
Manager and Curriculum Developer, National Grid

Kathy Rentsch
Dean, Instruction, Business and Technology, Quinsigamond Community College

Patricia Stagno
Former Instructor, Middlesex Community College 

Laura Ventimiglia
Dean, Academic Assessment, Curriculum & Special Program, North Shore Community College

George Walsh
Professor, Engineering & Industrial Tech, EUT Coordinator, North Shore Community College



Craig Armiento
Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Massachusetts Lowell/College of Engineering

David Beatti
Principal, Professional Land Surveyors and Civil Engineering

Donald Brady
Asssistant Dean STEM, Middlesex Community College

Marc Burke
Technical Staff, MIT Lincoln Labs

Al Donatelli
Department Chair, Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Lowell

Michael Feldman
VP, Engineering, BigBelly Solar

Dave Kazmer
University of Massachuesetts Lowell

Donald Leitch
Professor, Department of Civil and Enviornmental Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Lowell

John McKelliget
Department Chairman, Mechanical Engineering, UMass Lowell

Stephen McKnight
Porfessor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Northeastern Univeristy

Ross Seider
President, On-Fire Associates

Alan Peterfreund
SageFox Consultants



Christine Brown
Lowell Historical Society

Franky Descoteau
MCC Entrepreneur in Residence, Owner Mambo Grill

Stacy Hargis
Director, Merrimack Valley Small Business Center

Judith Hogan
Dean of Business, Education & Public Service, Middlesex Community College

Rob Kaulfuss
Professor and S.E.E.D Club Advisor, Middlesex Community College

Theresa Park
Director of Economic Development, City of Lowell

David Parker
Executive Director, Merrimack Valley Sandbox

Luciano Sappia
Professor and Coordinator, Entrepreneurship Department, Middlesex Community College

Ethan Sneider
Student and S.E.E.D Club President, Middlesex Community College

Deborah Walsh, Esq.
Assistant Dean, Business, Entrepreneurship & Legal Studies, Middlesex Community College

Fire Science


Mark Armstrong
Instructor, Middlesex Community College

Robert Bugler
Lowell Fire Department
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Captain Brett Dowling
Lowell Fire Department

Dennis Dowd
Dover Fire Department

Michael Gledhill Jr.
Burlington Fire Department
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

John Hurley
Wakefield Fire Department
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Lieutenant Craig Lemire
Nashua Fire Department

Deputy Chief Philip Lemire
Coordinator Fire Protection and Safety Technology Department
Lowell Fire Department

Philip McCully
Newton Fire Department
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Celine Pinet
Lowell Fire Department
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Lieutenant Jason T. Strunk
Lowell Fire Department
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)  

Global Education


Susan Anderson
Dean of Resource Development, Middlesex Community College

Marja-Leena Bailey
Chairwoman of ELL and World Languages, Middlesex Community College

Jared Blake
Founder/CEO Give Back Time Inc., and Student, Middlesex community College

Dona Cady
Dean of Global Education, Middlesex Community College

Patricia Demaras
Assistant Dean of International and Multicultural Student Affairs, Middlesex Community College

Ken Dunn
Paralegal Faculty, Director of MCC Law Center, Middlesex Community College

Todd Fry
Director, Mills City Leadership Institute

Lynne Garone
Associate Vice President, Analytical Technology Worldwide, E Ink Corp.

Judy Hogan
Dean of Business, Education & Public Service, Middlesex Community College

David Kalivas
History Professor, Director of Commonwealth Honors Program, Middlesex Community College

James C. Mabry
President, Middlesex Community College

Paula Murphy
Director, Massachusetts Export Center

Philip J. Sisson
Provost and Vice President for Academic & Student Affairs, Middlesex Community College

Jeffrey Tejada
Assistant Director of Admissions & Student Recruitment, Middlesex Community College

Robert Union
Vice President, Transene Co.

Paul van der Wansem
Former Chairman and CEO, BTU International Inc.   




Graphic Design


Christina Capobianco
Graphic Designer, H.O. Zimman, Lynn

Paul Cornacchini

Jennifer DiCicco
Graphic Designer, Mullen Advertising

Timothy Downing
Design & Co. Inc., Carlisle

Joe Eiler
Coordinator Graphic Design, Middlesex Community College

Robert Linskey
Information Design Doc

Kerry Loftus
Kerry Loftus Graphic Design, Stoneham

Laura Massei
Astra Tech Dental, Waltham

Courtney R. McGlynn
Professor Graphic Design, Bunker Hill Community College

Jason Neadu
Kase printing, Dracut

Jennifer Porter
Liquid Machines in Waltham, Waltham

Kristina Lamour Sansome
Chair of Design, College of Art and Design, Lesley University

Vanessa Schaefer
Clockwork Design Group

Margaret Swan
Department Chairwoman, Art, Middlesex Community College

Hospitality Management, Travel Services
Management & Culinary Arts


Scott Alpert
Regional Manager, Starwood Hotels

Judy Beeley
Staff Director, AAA Travel

Deborah Belanger
Executive Director, Greater Merrimack Valley Convention & Visitors Bureau

Leslie Cregg-Hyder
President, Planned Perfectly Events

Alison Demokritou
Travel Manager, AAA Travel

Tiffany DiPasquale
Director of Sales, Sheraton Colonial Hotel, Wakefield
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Monica Edrington
SNHU Culinary Student
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Andrea Flaherty
Senior Event Manager, NetScout Systems, Inc.
MCC Instructor

Judy Hogan
Dean of Business, Education & Public Service, Middlesex Community College

Kathleen Kelly
Owner, Best Western Chelmsford Inn

Jose Lopez
Food Services Director, Stonebridge at Burlington 
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Lynne Luongo
General Manager
Doubletree Hotel by Hilton at Bedford Glen

Patti Metcalf
Hospitality Instructor, Minuteman Technial HS

Kim Morrissey
Coordinator, Hospitality, Culinary Arts & Travel, Middlesex Community College

Marge O’Connor
Manager, Best Western Chelmsford Inn
Hospitality Instructor, Greater Lowell Tech HS

Elizabeth Ricardelli
Culinary Instructor, Brookline HS
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Carol Scalesse
Director of Sales, UML Inn and Conference Center

Maureen Spinney
Director of MCC Historic Homes, Middlesex Community College

Thomas Stohr
Owner, The Swiss Bakers

Jeffrey Tejada
Assistant Director of Admissions & Recruitment, Middlesex Community College

Deborah Walsh
Assistant Dean of Business, Entrepreneurship & Legal Studies, Middlesex Community College

Zoe Wakefield
Technical Specialist,

Human Services


Beth Chin MSW, LICSW
Senior Program Director, Wayside Youth & Family Support Network

Patricia Cronin, Ph.D.
Director, Staff Development & Training, Northeast Region
Mass. Department of Developmental Services

Robert Fera
Professor, Human Services Department, Middlesex Commmunity College

Karen Frederick, M.Ed.
Executive Director, Community Teamwork, Inc.

Paolo Fulton LICSW,MBA
Director of Workforce Development, Eliot Human Services

Dorcas Grigg-Saito, M.P.H.
CEO, Lowell Community Health Center

Mamadou Jalloh
Middlesex Community College Human Services Graduate, Direct Care Worker

Linda King
Community Development Specialist, City of Lowell/Division of Planning

Dan Nakamoto
Executive Director, Mental Health Association of Greater Lowell

Jean M. Phelps, M.S.W.
CEO, LifeLinks Inc., Chelmsford

Jayne Rachier
LifeLinks Inc., Chelmsford

Marty Swett LICSW
Resident Services Coordinator, MI Residential

Mary Vergados, L.C.S.W.
Director, Brigid’s Crossing, Lowell

Information Technology


William Artemik
President, Innovative Systems Direct

Donald Brady
Assistant Dean STEM, Middlesex Community College

Jim Christensen
IS Director, AAA Merrimack Valley

Perry A. Conrad
Center Services Manager, Workplace & Media Services Information Solutions, Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems

Diane Hudson
Instructor, Information Technology & Computer Applications, Middlesex Community College and North Shore Community College

Bryan Leary
Senior Support Engineer, Authoria Inc.
Instructor, Information Technology, Middlesex Community College

Joseph Patuto
Director, Technology Support Services, Middlesex Community College

Ralph Shaw    
IS Infrastructure, Information Solutions, Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems

Duane E.  Taylor
Lead Networking & Distributed Systems Engineer, Mitre Corp.

James Trombly
Delphi Technology Solutions Inc.

Bill Willett
Vice President, Channel Operations, Managed Technology Partners

Medical Laboratory Technology


Lisa Fitzpatrick, M.T.
Chemistry Supervisor, St. Joseph Hospital

Margo Gustafson, M.L.T.
Laboratory Liaison

Mary Elizabeth Hooker, Ph.D.
Faculty, Clinical Laboratory Sciences, University of Massachusetts

Linda Kilbride, M.L.S.
Laboratory Supervisor, US Laboratories

Christine Laviolette, M.T.
Community Liaison

Suzanne E. McHale, M.L.S.
M.L.T. Program Coordinator, Middlesex Community College

Kristin Palladino, M.L.S.
M.L.S. Program Director, University of Massachusetts

Jody Richardson, M.T.
Laboratory Administrative Director, Lowell General Hospital

George Rooney, M.B.A., M.S., M.T.
Director of Laboratory Services, Emerson Hospital

Martha Shaughnessy, M.L.S.
Education Coordinator, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

Susan Sullivan, M.L.S.
Blood Bank Supervisor, Holy Family Hospital

Merrimack Valley Small Business Center


Cheryl Amey
Chief Planning Officer, Community Teamwork Inc.

Kathryn Carter
Dean, College of Management, UMass Lowell

Judith Hogan
Dean of Business, Education & Public Service, Middlesex Community College

Theresa Park
Economic Development Director, Division of Planning & Development, City of Lowell

Laura Christianson
Faculty College of Management, Director of MBA Program, UMass Lowell

Jim Cook
Executive Director, The Lowell Plan and Lowell Development & Financial Corp.

Paul Hutchinson
Sales Consultant, Paul Hutchinson Consulting

Medical Assisting


Kristen Calnan
Professor, Middlesex Community College

Rosana Darang, MD
Dean, Health Careers, Bay State College

Janelle DelOrfano
Burlington Pediatrics
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Denise Garrow-Pruitt, Ed.D.
Assistant Dean of Allied Health, Middlesex Community College

Claudia Guillen, RMA, RN
Medical Assistant Program Coordinator, Middlesex Community College

Linda Johnson
Community Member

Laura Kirk
Therapeutic Recreation Supervisor, New England Pediatric Care

Erin Maiolino
Office Manager, New England Urogynecology P.C.

Linda Melville
Office Manager, Rheumatology & Internal Medicine

Guy Sciortino, MD 
Physician Representative Medical Advisor, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

Student Member
(selected annually), Middlesex Community College



Margaret Bitter, R.N.-B.C.
Director of Education, Emerson Hospital

Dora Jean Brown, B.S.N., R.N.
Staff Development, New England Life Care

Jacqueline Carson
CEO, Sanborn Place, Home Care & Day Services

Cathy Curtis,  M.S.N., R.N.
Director, Caring Well Institute, D’Youville Life and Wellness Community

Diane D’Onfro, R.N.
Staff Development, D’Youville Senior Care

Laurie Evans, B.S.N., R.N.
Practical Nurse Program Coordinator, Greater Lowell Technical School

Destiny Fillmore, R.N.
Staff Nurse, Bear Hill Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Terri Jabaley, Ph.D., R.N.
Professor of Nursing, Emmanuel College

Chris King, M.S.N., R.N.
Affilaitions Coordinator, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital

Claire MacDonald, D.N.P., R.N. 
Nursing Education, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

Patricia Pattison, R.N.
Staff Educator, Carleton Willard Village

Barbara Perry,  R.N., C.H.P.N.
Cincial Manager, VNA of Greater Lowell Hospice & Paliative Care

Susan Santana, M.B.A., R.N.
Director of Education, Lowell General Hospital

Jennifer Wilber, M.S., R.N., O.C.
Professor of Nursing, University of Massachusetts Lowell

Student Member
(selected annually), Middlesex Community College

Paralegal Studies


Karen Abbene
Paralegal, Melrose

Linda Butterworth-Till, Esq.
Attorney-at-law, Carlisle

Kenneth Dunn, Esq.
Attorney-at-law, Director, Middlesex Law Center

John Espinosa, Esq.
Paralegal Studies Faculty Member, Middlesex Community College

Lisa Guidoboni
Community Activist, Lowell

Kerry Heelon
Paralegal, Lowell

Emily Heffernan
Paralegal, Wakefield

Patricia Lemire, Esq.
Attorney-at-law, Lowell

Jasmine Lo
Middlesex Community College Student Representative

Doris Mackie-Sullivan
Paralegal, Juvenile Court, Lowell

Lynn Malburne
Paralegal, Haverhill

Clare McCurley
Paralegal, Lowell

Kathleen O’Donnell, Esq.
Attorney-at-law, Past President, Massachusetts Bar Association
Past President, Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys

Jeannette Rocker
Paralegal, Boston

Judith Hogan (ex-officio)
Dean of Business, Education & Public Service, Middlesex Community College

Halye Sugarman, Esq.
Paralegal Studies Program Coordinator, Middlesex Community College

Elizabeth Sheehy, Esq.
Attorney-at-law, Assistant Clerk Magistrate, Juvenile Court, Lowell

Patricia Talty, Esq.
Attorney-at-law, Lowell

Deborah Walsh, Esq,
Assistant Dean, Business, Entrepreneurship & Legal Studies, Middlesex Community College

Martha Wright
Paralegal, Lowell

Radiologic Technology


Judy Canal
Director of Imaging Services, Lowell General Hospital

Laura Chapman
Radiology Manager, Newton-Wellesley Hospital

William Darmody, R.T.(R)
Department Chair, Radiologic Technology, Middlesex Community College

Patti Doyle
Director of Radiology, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

Marcia Hunt
Radiology Manager, Winchester Hospital

Sharon Marrama
Winchester Hospital
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Marianne Russell
Clinical Coordinator, Middlesex Community College

Eric Sax, M.D.
Ermerson Hospital

Pat Sousa
Director of Radiology, Lahey Hospital & Medical Center

Student Member
(selected annually), Middlesex Community College

Paul H. Sullivan Leadership Institute


Anthony Accardi
Assistant Register of Deeds, Middlesex North District

Marjorie Arons-Barron
President, Barron Associates Worldwide Inc.

Patrick Cook
Executive Director, Public Affairs, Middlesex Community College

Carole A. Cowan
Former President, Middlesex Community College

Patricia Crane
Retired Executive, Lowell General Hospital

Terrance Downes 
Executive Director, Program on Homeland Security, Middlesex Community College

Pamela B. Flaherty  
Dean of Students, Middlesex Community College

Michael Goldman
Senior Consultant, Government Insight Group

Mary-Jo Griffin  
Director, Public Affairs, Middlesex Community College

Judith R. Hogan
Dean, Business, Education & Public Service, Middlesex Community College

James F. Linnehan Jr. 
Executive Vice President, Middlesex Community College

James C. Mabry
President, Middlesex Community College

Jon MacLean
Morning News Producer, WBZ Radio

Jay McQuaide
Vice President, Corporate Communications, Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Massachusetts

Rebecca Newell  
Assistant Dean of Students, Middlesex Community College

Christopher Scott
City Editor, Lowell Sun

Philip J. Sisson 
Provost and Vice President of Academic & Student Affairs, Middlesex Community College

Lura Smith  
Assistant to the President, Middlesex Community College

Kendall Wallace
Chairman of the Board, Lowell Sun

Drew Weber
CEO and Owner, Lowell Spinners



Katelyn Adams
Girls, Inc.

Sue Baldauf
Bedford Youth and Family Services

Joe Burke
Lowell Superior Court

Marti Cohn
District Coordinator for Science and Social Studies, Lowell Public Schools

Donna K. Duffy
Professor of Psychology (retired), Middlesex Community College

Cynthia Lynch
Director of Service-Learning Department, Middlesex Community College

Patty Mahoney
Billerica Boys and Girls Club

Carolyn Mansour
Enterprise Bank

Elaine Melanson
Community Teamwork Inc.

Ann Murphy
Lowell Public Schools

Amanda Ortiz
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Carina Self
Assisant Dean of Social Sciences and Service-Learning, Middlesex Community College

Beckey Warren
Lowell National Historical Park

Technical Writing


George Allegrezza
EMC Corp.

John Bouchard
Sun Microsystems  

Kimberly Burns
Associate Dean, K-12 Partnerships, Middlesex Community College

Dave DeYoreo
Cadence Design Systems

Chris Ebacher
Zoll Medical Corp.

Doris Hathaway
ndependent Consultant

Andrew Harrington
Avid Technology Inc.

Joanne Izbicki
OBern Associates

Michael Linnehan
Progress Software

Sheila Morin
Program Manager, Community Education & Training, Middlesex Community College

Charles Murray

Palmer Pearson
BMC Software  

Helen Shaw
Juniper Networks

Arline Stith
Open Pages

Judy Tarutz
Independent Consultant



Clea Andreadis
Associate Provost, Instruction & Assessment, Middlesex Community College

Joe Assenza
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)

Pat Bruno
Associate Dean, Academic, Career & Transfer Advising, Middlesex Community College

Patrick Cook
Executive Director, Public Affairs, Middlesex Community College

Chuck Drebing
Associate Chief of Mental Health, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Medical Center, Bedford

Pamela Flaherty (Chair)
Dean of Students, Middlesex Community College

Bob Hogan
Veterans Affairs Agent (Burlington), Office of Veterans Education

Kevin Lambert
Outreach Coordinator, Mass. Department of Veterans Services

Richard Reppucci
Coordinator, Veterans Resource Center, Middlesex Community College

Paul Reynolds
Career Specialist for Veterans, The Career Place

Marie Ryder
Professor, Nursing, Middlesex Community College

Philip J. Sisson
Provost and Vice President, Academic & Student Affairs, Middlesex Community College

Michael J. Smith
Veterans Outreach Coordinator, Upward Bound, Suffolk University

Bruce Weeks
U.S.M.C. (retired)
(Middlesex Community College alumnus)