Meet our Faculty

Meet Our Faculty

Mitchell College Faculty

Faculty, Mitchell College

Marilyn Sutton-Haywood, Ph.D.

Interim Vice President of Academic Affairs

B.S., North Carolina Central University
M.S., Atlanta University
Ph.D., Atlanta University

Faculty, Mitchell College

Jonathan Babbitt, M.M.

Assistant Professor

Academic Focus: Leadership & Business Management
B.A., Yale University
M.M., Yale University School of Music

Faculty, Mitchell College

Heather Bassett, M.S.

Assistant Professor

Academic Focus: Early Childhood Education
B.A., Eastern Connecticut State University
B.S., Eastern Connecticut State University
M.S., Southern Connecticut State University

Faculty, Mitchell College

Nancy M. Bombaci, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Academic Focus: Humanities
B.A., Trinity College
M.A., Trinity College
Ph.D., Fordham University

Faculty, Mitchell College

David J. Brailey, Ed.D.

Associate Professor

Academic Focus: Education
B.S., Southern Connecticut State University
M.S., Southern Connecticut State University
Ed.D., St. John’s University

Faculty, Mitchell College

Tara L. Broccoli, Ph.D.

Professor

Academic Focus: Behavioral Sciences
B.A., Connecticut College
M.S., Rutgers University
Ph.D., Rutgers University

Faculty, Mitchell College

Jenna M. Curren, M.S.

Assistant Professor

Academic Focus: Criminal Justice
B.S., Western New England University
M.S., Central Connecticut State University

Faculty, Mitchell College

Robert O. Forcier, M.B.A.

Associate Professor

Academic Focus: Hospitality & Tourism
B.S., University of Massachusetts
M.B.A., Johnson and Wales University

Faculty, Mitchell College

Marc H. Goldsmith, M.A.

Associate Professor

Academic Focus: Communication
B.A., Bucknell University
M.A., Bucknell University

Faculty, Mitchell College

Daniel Kresge, Ph.D.

Professor

Academic Focus: Sport & Fitness Management
B.S., Hobart College
M.S., University of New Haven
Ph.D., University of Rhode Island

Faculty, Mitchell College

Jennifer Mauro, M.S.

Associate Professor

Academic Focus: Behavioral Sciences
A.A., Mitchell College
B.S., Mitchell College
M.S., University of New Haven

Faculty, Mitchell College

Jeffrey O’Leary, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Academic Focus: Humanities
B.A., Thiel College
M.L.I.S., University of Pittsburgh
M.A., Kent State University
Ph.D., Kent State University

Faculty, Mitchell College

Nancy Parent, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Academic Focus: Behavioral Sciences
B.A., University of Connecticut
MA., University of Connecticut
Ph.D., University of Connecticut
Faculty, Mitchell College

Christine Ramsay, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Academic Focus: Life Sciences
B.S., Providence College
M.S., University of Rhode Island
Ph.D., Northeastern University

Faculty, Mitchell College

Dean A. Roberts, M.S.

Assistant Professor

Academic Focus: Sport & Fitness Management
B.S., Trenton State College
M.S., Springfield College
Faculty, Mitchell College

Luke Walden, M.F.A.

Assistant Professor

Academic Focus: Communication
B.A., Brown University
M.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design
Faculty, Mitchell College

Karen Ward, M.A.L.S.

Associate Professor

Academic Focus: Communication
B.S., Southern Connecticut State University
M.A.L.S.,  Wesleyan University