President’s Council members

Comprised of senior administrators from key offices and divisions of the College, President’s Council meets weekly to formally review opportunities, risks, challenges, and more that affect the operations of the College. President’s Council meetings routinely include members of the faculty, staff, and student body, in order to promote and strengthen shared governance practices.

Dr. Peter Eden, Ph.D.
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ph.D., Microbiology, University of New Hampshire
B.S., Microbiology, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Jon A. MacClaren
Vice President for Administration and Finance
Professional M.B.A., University of Massachusetts Amherst
M.A., Historic Preservation, Boston University
B.A., Architectural History, Syracuse University


Dr. Monika Bissell
Vice President for Academic Affairs
D.B.A., Nova-Southeastern University
M.B.A., Plymouth State College
B.A., Public and Corporate Communications, Butler University


Dr. Adrienne Major
Academic Dean
Ph.D., English Literature, Tufts University
B.A., English Literature, Smith College


Michael Luciani
Vice President for Student Affairs
M.B.A., Assumption College
B.A., Assumption College


Dr. James Vander Hooven
Vice President for Enrollment Management
Ed.D., Higher Education Leadership, University of Maine
M.A., American Studies, University of Wyoming
B.A., English, The Ohio State University


Dr. Manju Banerjee
Vice President and Director of LCIRT
Ph.D., Educational Psychology, University of Connecticut
M.S., Special Education, Pennsylvania State University
M.A./B.A., Economics, University of Delhi, India

Ellen Smith standing under Landmark College colonnade
Ellen Smith
Vice President for Institutional Advancement
M.A., Counseling Psychology, Antioch University New England
B.A., Social Work, Antioch College

Corinne Bell
Chief Technology Officer; Director of IT Services
M.B.A., Southern New Hampshire University
B.S., Mathematics, St. Lawrence University


Mark DiPietro
Director of Marketing and Communications
B.A., Journalism, Northeastern University