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Strategic Planning Participants

Drexel University Strategic Plan 2012-2017
List of Participants in Planning Process as of December 2011

John A. Fry
President

Mark L. Greenberg, Ph.D.
Provost & Sr. Vice President, Academic Affairs

Janet E. Fleetwood, Ph.D.
Vice Provost, Strategic Development & Initiatives

Eileen G. Abels, Ph.D.
Professor & Assoc. Dean
College of Information Science & Technology (iSchool)

Abieywa Aghayere, Ph.D.
Professor & Assoc. Dean for Academic Affairs
School of Technology & Professional Studies

Fred D. Allen, Jr. Ph.D.
Asst. Professor & Assoc. Director for Undergraduate Studies, School of Biomedical Engineering, Science & Health Systems

Daniela E. Ascarelli, M.A
Asst. Vice Provost, International Programs
Director, Drexel Study Abroad

Antonis J. Asprakis
Asst. Director, Academic Development
Office of Faculty Development & Equity

Patricia D. Austin
Assoc. Vice President, Corporate & Foundation Relations

Craig Bach, Ph.D.
Vice Provost, Institutional Research, Assessment, & Effectiveness

Holly E. Baxter, M.G.A.
Exec. Director of Special Projects

Kristen Betts, Ed.D.
Assoc. Clinical Professor & Sr. Director of e-Learning
Goodwin College – School of Education

John A. Bielec, Ph.D.
Vice President, Information Resources & Technology

Jan Biros, Ed.D.
Sr. Vice Provost for Budget, Planning & Administration

Kenneth S. Blackney
Assoc. Vice President, Core Tech. & Infrastructure
Information Resources & Technology

Amy A. Bosio, M.B.A.
Vice President, Financial Planning

Amelia Boss, J.D.
Trustee Professor
Kline School of Law

Lisa Bowleg, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor
School of Public Health

Helen Y. Bowman, M.B.A.
Sr. Vice President, Finance, Treasurer, and CFO

Susan L. Brooks, J.D.
Assoc. Dean of Experiential Learning, Assoc. Professor
Earle Mack School of Law

Joseph Campbell, Ed.D.
Sr. Assoc. Vice President, Administrative Operations

Domenic Ceccanecchio, M.S., C.P.P.
Sr. Assoc. Vice President
Dept. of Public Safety

Anne C. Cecil, M.A.
Assoc. Teaching Professor & Director, Design & Merchandising
Westphal College of Media Arts & Design

Chaomei Chen, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor
College of Information Science & Technology (iSchool)

Rebecca A. Clothey, Ph.D.
Assoc. Clinical Professor & Director, Global & Int'l Education
Goodwin College – School of Education

Alisa Morss Clyne, Ph.D.
P.C. Chou Asst. Professor
College of Engineering

Jon Coddington, A.I.A.
Professor & Chair, Architecture & Interior Design
Westphal College of Media Arts and Design

John E. Cooke, M.A.
Assoc. Dean of Students
Office of Student Life and Administrative Services

Frances H. Cornelius, R.N., Ph.D.
Assoc. Clinical Professor
College of Nursing & Health Professions

Rose Corrigan, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor & Director, Women's Studies Program
College of Arts & Sciences
LeBow College of Business

Deborah L. Crawford, Ph.D.
Sr. Vice Provost for Research

Timothy J. Cunningham, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Medicine

Edward B. Daeschler, Ph.D.
Associate Curator & Chair, Vertebrate Zoology
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Elizabeth A. Dale, Ed.D.
Sr. Vice President
Institutional Advancement

Donna DeCarolis, Ph.D.
Assoc. Dean, Strategic Initiatives & Chair, Management
LeBow College of Business

Roger J. Dennis, J.D.
Dean
Earle Mack School of Law

Kristen DeVries
Assoc. Vice President, Campaign Executive
Institutional Advancement 

Paul Diefenbach, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor
Westphal College of Media Arts & Design

Richardson Dilworth, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor & Director, Center for Public Policy
College of Arts & Sciences

John DiNardo, Ph.D.
Sr. Vice Provost for Academic Affairs

Genevieve Dion, M.F.A.
Asst. Professor
Westphal College of Media Arts & Design

Gloria Donnelly, Ph.D., R.N., F.A.A.N.
Dean & Professor
College of Nursing & Health Professions

Daniel Dougherty
Exec. Director, Center for Civic Engagement

Robert D'Ovidio, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor
College of Arts & Sciences

Jeffrey A. Eberly
Assoc. Dean & C.F.O.
College of Medicine

Michael T. Edwards
Sr. Assoc. Vice Provost, Research Administration

Bruce Eisenstein, Ph.D.
Professor and Interim Dean
College of Engineering

Melissa M. Englund
Asst. Vice President, Enrollment Planning & Retention Services

Lawrence L. Epstein, M.B.A.
Assoc. Teaching Professor
Westphal College of Media Arts & Design

Brian R. Ellis
Director, Student Services
LeBow College of Business

Eugenia V. Ellis, Ph.D., A.I.A.
Assoc. Professor; Co-Director, Drexel Engin. Cities Initiative
College of Engineering

Michael J. Exler, J.D.
Sr. Vice President & General Counsel

David E. Fenske, Ph.D.
Dean
College of Information Science & Technology (iSchool)

Donna M. Ferrari
Director, Special Projects & Research
LeBow College of Business

Erin Finn, M.A.
Asst. Vice President for Admissions

Christopher Finnin, M.B.A.
Director of Gen. Business Studies, Clinical Assoc. Professor
LeBow College of Business

Itzhak Fischer, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, Molecular Neurobiology
College of Medicine

Cecelia Fitzgibbon, M.A.
Professor & Chair, Arts Administration
Westphal College of Media Arts & Design

Adam Fontecchio, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor & Asst. Dept. Head for Undergraduate Studies College of Engineering

Robert Francis, Ed.D.
Vice President, University Facilities

Peter J. Franks
Sr. Assoc. Vice Provost, Career Education

Shannon Gary, Ed.D.
Assoc. Dean & Director, Honors Program
Pennoni Honors College

George W. Gephart, Jr.
President & C.E.O.
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Jason A. Gersh, Ph.D.
Sr. Financial Analyst
Office of the Provost

Mary Ellen Smith Glasgow, Ph.D.
Assoc. Dean & Professor
College of Nursing & Health Professions

Deborah E. Glenn, M.A.
Vice President, Human Resources

Yury Gogotsi, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Engineering

Marla J. Gold, M.D.
Dean
School of Public Health

Elissa Goldberg, M.S.S., L.S.W.
Program Director, Community Experience
College of Medicine

Rita LaRue Gollotti, M.S. 
Sr. Assoc. Vice President, Drexel Business Services 

Michael J. Gombola, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, Finance
LeBow College of Business

Maria C. Gritz, M.Ed. 
Sr. Academic Coordinator
Office of Faculty Development & Equity

Anthony H. Grubesic, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor & Director, GIS & Spatial Analysis Lab
College of Information Science & Technology (iSchool)

Charles N. Haas, Ph.D.
L. Drew Betz Chair Professor of Environmental Engineering College of Engineering

Eric J. Hagan, M.B.A.
Sr. Program Director
Drexel University Online

Kenneth E. Hartman, Ph.D.
President
Drexel University Online

James D. Herbert, Ph.D.
Professor & Assoc. Dean
College of Arts & Sciences

Sara Hertz
Vice President, Strategic Initiatives
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Lynne E. Hickle, M.Ed.
Assoc. Dean
College of Information Science & Technology (iSchool)

Warren M. Hilton, M.A.
Asst. Dean for Student Affairs
School of Public Health

Gregory Hislop, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor
College of Information Science & Technology (iSchool)

Barbara J. Hoekje, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor & Director, Programs in ESL
College of Arts & Sciences

Richard V. Homan, M.D.
President & Annenberg Dean
College of Medicine

Barbara Hornum, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor; Director, DCAE; Chair, Faculty Senate
College of Arts & Sciences

Xiaohua (Tony) Hu, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Information Science & Technology (iSchool)

Rebecca L. Ingalls, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor & Director, Freshman Writing Program College of Arts & Sciences

Joshua Jacobs, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science & Health Systems

Jeremy R. Johnson, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, Computer Science
College of Engineering

Dave B. Jones, Ph.D.
Dean
Pennoni Honors College

Stacey Kara, M.B.A. 
Asst. Vice President, Business & Finance

Brian T. Keech
Sr. Vice President & Exec. Director
Office of the President

Michael C. Kennedy, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, Health Sciences College of Nursing and Health Professions

Lucy Kerman, Ph.D.
Vice Provost, University & Community Partnerships

Youngmoo Kim, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor & Asst. Dean
College of Engineering

Scott Knowles, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor & Director, Center for Interdisciplinary Inquiry
College of Arts & Sciences

John Kounios, Ph.D.
Professor
College of Arts & Sciences

Timothy Kurzweg, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor
College of Engineering

Michele A. Kutzler, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor
College of Medicine

Kenneth Lacovara, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor
College of Arts & Sciences

David Lanza, M.S.
Graduate Fellow, Office of Student Life

Stephen Leesman
Asst. Vice President, Real Estate

Peter I. Lelkes, Ph.D.
Calhoun Chair Professor
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science & Health Systems

Bruce Levine, J.D.
Asst. Professor & Director, Business Strategy & Development
Goodwin College of Professional Studies

Paul Levy, Ph.D.
President & CEO, Center City District

Kristine S. Lewis, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor
Goodwin College – School of Education

Merril W. Liechty, Ph.D.
Assoc. Clinical Professor LeBow College of Business

Teck-Kah Lim, Ph.D.
Professor & Assoc. Vice Provost, Graduate Studies
College of Arts & Sciences

Francis Linnehan, Ph.D.
Professor & Assoc. Dean
LeBow College of Business

William F. Lynch, Ph.D.
Dean
Goodwin College of Professional Studies

Hazem Maragah, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor
LeBow College of Business

Michele S. Marcolongo, Ph.D.
Professor & Assoc. Dean
College of Engineering

Shannon Marquez, M.Eng., Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor
School of Public Health

Adam Marsh
Drexel Student
College of Engineering

Rafael Marte
Drexel Student
Westphal College of Media Arts & Design

Michael J. McCabe
Assoc. Vice President, Core Enterprise Systems
Information Resources and Technology

Joan T. McDonald, M.A.
Sr. Vice President, Enrollment Management

Donald L. McEachron, Ph.D.
Research Professor & Assoc. Director
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems

Richard J. McElroy
Director, Business Support Services
Information Resources and Technology

Robert B. McGrath, Ph.D.
Sr. Assoc. Vice Provost, Entrepreneurship & Technology Commercialization

Donna McVicker
Exec. Asst. to the Provost

Kim I. Miller
Director, Planning, Design and Construction
Office of Student Life & Administrative Services

Franco A. Montalto, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor
College of Engineering

Owen Montgomery, M.D.
Assoc. Professor & Chair, Obstetrics and Gynecology
College of Medicine

Karen A. Moore
Assoc. Registrar

Mary M. Moran, M.D.
Assoc. Professor & Vice Dean, Faculty Affairs & Prof. Dev.
College of Medicine

Julie Mostov, Ph.D.
Vice Provost, Global Initiatives

Donna Murasko, Ph.D.
Dean
College of Arts and Sciences

Vadake K. Narayanan, Ph.D.
Professor & Assoc. Dean
LeBow College of Business

Craig J. Newschaffer, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, Epidemiology and Biostatistics
School of Public Health

Danuta Nitecki, Ph.D.
Dean of Libraries

Suzanne G. Noll
Manager, Learning and Development
Human Resources

Dennis Novack, M.D.
Professor & Assoc. Dean, Medical Education
College of Medicine

Kevin P. Oates, J.D.
Assoc. Professor & Sr. Assoc. Dean of Students
Earle Mack School of Law

Paul Oh, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor & Chair, Mechanical Engineering
College of Engineering

Karl S. Okamoto, J.D.
Professor & Director of Business & Entrepreneurship Program
Earle Mack School of Law

Eric J. Olson
Vice President, Finance & Assoc. Treasurer
Office of the Sr. Vice President for Finance

Banu Onaral, Ph.D.
Director
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science & Health Systems

Lavonne M. O'Neal
Administrative Specialist
Steinbright Career Development Center

Margaret E. O'Neil, Ph.D., P.T., M.P.H.
Assoc. Professor
College of Nursing & Health Sciences

Martin Onzik, M.B.A.
Vice President, Academic Properties, Inc.

Giuseppe R. Palmese, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, Chemical & Biological Engineering
College of Engineering

Samuel K. Parrish, M.D.
Sr. Assoc. Dean, Student Affairs
College of Medicine

Robert Peck
Academy Sr. Fellow & Curator of Art & Artifacts
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Darin Pfeifer
Director, Protocol & Special Events
Office of Institutional Advancement

Elizabeth E. Plowman
Drexel Student
College of Engineering

Kambiz Pourrezai, Ph.D.
Professor
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems

David Raizman, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, Media Arts
Westphal College of Media Arts & Design

Christopher Redmann, M.Arch.
Assoc. Professor & Director, Digital Media Program
Westphal College of Media Arts & Design

Joanne S. Robinson
Exec. Asst. to the Vice Provost, Budget, Planning,
& Administration

Anthony R. Rodriguez, M.D.
Assoc. Dean, Student Affairs & Diversity
College of Medicine

Suzanne E. Rocheleau, Ph.D.
Assoc. Dean, Pennoni Honors College
Director, Undergraduate Research

Gail L. Rosen, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor
College of Engineering

Michele Rovinsky-Mayer, J.D. 
Assoc. Vice President, Equality & Diversity

Debra H. Ruben, M.S.
Asst. Professor
Westphal College of Media Arts & Design

Stephen M. Rupprecht, M.A.
Asst. Dean, Student Conduct & Community Standards
Office of Student Life & Administrative Services

Patricia Henry Russell, Ph.D.
Teaching Professor & Assoc. Chair, Mathematics
College of Arts & Sciences

David Ruth, Ph.D.
Dean of Students
Office of Student Life & Administrative Services

Allen C. Sabinson
Dean
Westphal College of Media Arts & Design

Ahmet Sacan, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science & Health Systems

Aleister J. Saunders, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor & Assoc. Chair, Biology
College of Arts & Sciences

Ludo C. P. Scheffer, Ph.D.
Teaching Professor & Director, Undergraduate Studies
College of Arts & Sciences

Michael E. Scheuermann, Ph.D.
Assoc. Vice President
IRT Instructional Technology Support

Daniel V. Schidlow, M.D.
Professor & Chair, Pediatrics
College of Medicine

Simone Schlichting-Artur, Ed.D.
Teaching Prof. & Asst. Chair, Culture & Communication
Director, Modern Language Programs
College of Arts & Sciences

James K. Seaman, Ph.D.
Vice President, Internal Audit & Mgmt. Consulting Services
Office of Internal Audit & Mgmt. Consulting Services

Eitan M. Shamir
Drexel Student
College of Arts & Sciences

Adrian C. Shieh, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science & Health Systems

Wesley Shumar, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, Culture & Communication
College of Arts & Sciences

Kenny J. Simansky, Ph.D.
Vice Dean for Research
College of Medicine

Lindsay E. Snyder, M.S.
Sr. Systems Analyst, HRIS
Human Resources

Dannielle Solomon-Figueroa
Ph.D. Candidate
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science, & Health Systems

Mitra L. Taheri, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor
College of Engineering

Elizabeth Ten Have
Head of Info. Services & Director, Library Acad. Partnerships
Hagerty Library

Eva M. Thury, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor
College of Arts & Sciences

Antoinette Torres
Assoc. Vice Provost, Academic Advising, Retention & Diversity

George B. Tsetsekos, Ph.D.
Dean
LeBow College of Business

James R. Tucker, M.B.A.
Sr. Vice President, Student Life & Administrative Services
Office of Student Life & Administrative Services

Jeffery L. Twiss, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, Biology
College of Arts & Sciences

Akhil Vaidya, Ph.D.
Professor & Director, Center for Molecular Parasitology
College of Medicine

Adele L. Varenas
Asst. Vice President, Client Services
Information Resources & Technology

David J. Velinsky, Ph.D.
Director, Environmental Biogeochemistry Section
Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University

Daniel Verna 
Drexel Student
LeBow College of Business 

Augusta Villanueva, Ph.D.
Asst. Professor
School of Public Health

Stella L. Volpe, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.N., F.A.C.S.M.
Professor & Chair, Nutrition Sciences
College of Nursing & Health Professions

Roberta Waite, Ed.D, M.S.N., B.S.N.
Assoc. Professor, & Asst. Dean, Academic Integration & Evaluation of Community Programs
College of Nursing & Health Professions

Rebecca L. Weidensaul, Ph.D.
Assoc. Dean of Students
Office of Student Life & Administrative Services

Joan L. Weiner, Ph.D.
Professor & Chair, Campus/Community Committee
LeBow College of Business
Powelton Village Civic Association

Seth Welles, Ph.D., Sc.D.
Assoc. Professor
School of Public Health

Heidi S. West, M.A.
Program Manager
Office of International Programs

Megan Weyler
Asst. Vice President, HRIS
Human Resources

David E. Wilson
Vice President, Government & Community Relations

Christopher C. Yang, Ph.D.
Assoc. Professor
College of Information Science & Technology (iSchool)

Michael Yudell, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Assoc. Professor
School of Public Health

Arthur Zamkoff
Deputy CEO & Vice Chair of the DeL Board
Drexel University Online

Eric A. Zillmer, Psy.D.
Director, Athletics



We would also like to thank:

Jason Alexander, M.A.
Principal & Co-Founder, Capacity for Change

Teisa Brown
Former Exec. Asst. to the Provost

Roy C. Carriker, Ph.D.
Founder & Chairman, Global Advisors LLC

John Grady
Exec. Vice President
Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation

Alan Greenberger
Deputy Mayor, Planning & Economic Development
City of Philadelphia  

Members of the Drexel University Board of Trustees

Members of the Drexel University Board of Visitors

Members of the Steinbright Career Development Center Advisory Board

Representatives of the Powelton Village Civic Association