Aerial shot of Montclair State University's campus.

University Leadership

Board of Trustees

Voting Members

Ms. Rose C. Cali
Ms. Mary Comito, Secretary
Dr. Francis M. Cuss, Chair
Dr. Tracy Higgins
Mr. Lawrence R. Inserra, Jr.
Mr. Douglas L. Kennedy
Mr. Sreeni Kutam
Mr. Ralph A. LaRossa
Mr. Jean Marc de Grandpre
Mr. William T. Mullen
Mr. Preston D. Pinkett III
Mr. Kent Sluyter, Vice-Chair
Ms. Faith Victor, Student

Non-voting Members

Dr. Jonathan Koppell
Ms. Maria Cavero Munoz, Student

Faculty Representative

Dr. Saundra Collins

Trustee Emeritus

Mr. George J. Hiltzik

Officers of the University

Johnathan G.S. Koppell

Joseph A. Brennan

Vice President for Communications and Marketing

Shawn M. Connolly
Vice President for University Facilities

Colleen Coppla

Vice President for Development

Candace C. Fleming
Vice President for Information Technology

Mark J. Fleming
University Counsel

Kimberly Hollister
Acting Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

Wendy Lin-Cook
Vice President for Enrollment Management

Donna McMonagle
Vice President for Finance and Treasurer

Dawn Meza Soufleris
Vice President for Student Development and Campus Life

David Vernon
Vice President for Human Resources


Academic Deans

Lora Billings, PhD
Dean, College of Science and Mathematics

Katrina Bulkley, PhD
Acting Dean, College of Education and Human Services

Margaree Coleman-Carter, PhD
Dean of Students

Daniel A. Gurskis, MFA
Dean, College of the Arts

Scott Herness, PhD
Vice Provost for Research and Dean, The Graduate School

Kimberly Hollister, PhD
Dean, School of Business

David Hood, PhD
Associate Provost for Undergraduate Education and Dean of University College

Peter Kingstone, PhD
Dean, College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Danianne Mizzy, MFA
Dean, Library Services

Janice Smolowitz, DNP, EdD, PhD, RN, ANP-BC, DCC
School of Nursing