OneMontclair welcomes new members to team

OneMontclair welcomes six new team members in the Project Management Office (PMO): Chris Schinell, PMO coordinator; and John Bargoud, business analyst; Yosef Morgan, project manager for the Student and Campus Services; Sharon Antonucci, project manager for Human Resources; and Sidhartha Das, project manager for Finance.


Chris Schinell, PMO coordinator

Chris has more than 35 years of systems experience and success in managing large-scale projects including process re-engineering and application implementations.

Before joining Montclair State, Chris was a project manager consultant successfully leading and implementing several global pharmaceutical applications. His earlier career experiences include management of IT operations and major applications projects for worldwide companies such as Bowater Inc., Beiersdorf USA, General Reassurance and Purdue Pharma. He had a successful 21-year career with Purdue Pharma, a leading research-based pain management company where he served for several years as the senior director, Clinical Informatics.

Chris holds a Computer Science BS in Operations Management from the University of New Haven.

Chris is located in University Hall, 5100 and can be reached at and ext. 3588.


John Bargoud, business analyst

John has more than 20 years’ experience in business analysis, database design, programming, accounting, implementations and operations. He comes to Montclair State from Novartis Pharma where he served as an IT project manager on a human resources initiative that impacted more than 30,000 employees.

A graduate of Stevens Institute of Technology with a master’s degree in computer science, John also has worked for Automatic Data Processing, J.P Morgan and United Parcel Service, and has contributed his exceptional analytical and management skills to projects for Cerberus Capital Management, Barclays Capital, St. Vincent Catholic Medical Centers, Stevens Institute of Technology and Diesel.

John is located in University Hall, Room 5100, and can be reached at and ext. 3558.


Sharon Antonucci, project manager, Human Resources

Sharon brings a wealth of expertise in project management and has demonstrated experience in the roles of Vice President of Services Operation, Practice Director, Project Director, Program Manager and PMO leader. She has been involved in all aspects of planning, development, implementation and management of systems and associated business process.

She has worked with Stevens Institute of Technology, The rSmart Group, PeopleSoft, and Affiliated Computer Services, among others. She is a PMI-certified Project Management Professional and is certified in Project Management from George Washington University.

Sharon is located in University Hall, Room 5100, and can be reached at and ext. 3583.


Yosef Morgan, project manager, Student and Campus Services

Yosef has more than 21 years’ experience in information technology as a senior program/project manager, enterprise architect and senior strategist, and more than 17 years’ experience in higher education, serving in roles from director of Planning and Technology Services to vice president of technology at several colleges and universities in the Midwest.

Most recently Yosef has served as consulting project manager and IT strategy consultant for the UCLA Health System in Los Angeles, Best Western International, and H&R Block, among others.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in aerospace science/technical system and a master’s of aeronautical science, technical management from Embry Riddie Aeronautical University in Phoenix.

Yosef is located in University Hall, Room 5100, can be reached at and ext. 3071.


Sidhartha (Sid) Das, project manager, Finance

Sid comes to Montclair State from Citibank, where he was the senior vice president of Information Technology Operations and Delivery, managing PeopleSoft applications along with other banking applications. Sid has held various roles ranging from architect to program manager during his 17 years working for Oracle/PeopleSoft. 

He holds an MS in computer science, JD and MBA from Xavier Institute of Management in India. He is located at 855 Valley Road and can be reached at and ext. 2093.