Staff Directory

The WASC Senior College Commission office consists of the President, and several Vice Presidents and Associates who serve as institutional liaisons. The administrative staff support the Commissioners, staff committees, and manage the everyday functions of the Commission.

Danielle Adams
Communications Manager
dadams [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 338
Melanie Booth
Vice President
mbooth [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 308
Chris Castagnola
Finance & Operations Manager
ccastagnola [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 305
Barbara Gross Davis
Vice President
bdavis [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001, ext. 356
Karen Graham
Associate
kgraham [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 395
Henry Hernandez
Director of Communications and Information Systems
hhernandez [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 309
Brenda Barham Hill
Associate
bbhill [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 352
Julie Kotovsky
Educational Events Manager
jkotovsky [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 307
Tarmia Lowe
Accreditation Process Coordinator
mlowe [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 300
Maureen A. Maloney
Vice President
mmaloney [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 335
Kris Matarrese
Commission Support Manager, Executive Assistant to the President
kmatarrese [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 321
Sharyl McGrew
Director of Substantive Change and Committee Relations
smcgrew [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 312
Christopher N. Oberg
Vice President/COO
coberg [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 315
Richard Osborn
Vice President
rosborn [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 310
Mary Ellen Petrisko
President
mepetrisko [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 321 (Assistant)
William M. Plater
Senior Advisor for International Affairs
wplater [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 357
Marcy Ramsey
Accreditation Resources Coordinator—Substantive Change
mramsey [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 304
Jan Schmitz
Accreditation Resources Coordinator—Eligibility and Interim Reports
jschmitz [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001
Kaori Schneider
Educational Events Coordinator
kschneider [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 316
Siobhan Williams
Accreditation Process Manager
swilliams [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510) 748-9001 ext. 301
Richard Winn
Senior Vice President
rwinn [at] wascsenior [dot] org
(510)748-9001 ext. 320