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.

Melanie Booth
Vice President
mbooth [at] wascsenior.org
Chris Castagnola
Finance & Operations Manager
ccastagnola [at] wascsenior.org
Geoff Chase
Vice President
gchase [at] wascsenior.org
Konami Chisholm
Accreditation Resource Coordinator
kchisholm [at] wascsenior.org
Barbara Gross Davis
Vice President
bdavis [at] wascsenior.org
Karen Graham
Associate
kgraham [at] wascsenior.org
John Hausaman
Director of Substantive Change and Committee Relations
jhausaman [at] wascsenior.org
Tamela Hawley
Vice President
thawley [at] wascsenior.org
Henry Hernandez
CIO
hhernandez [at] wascsenior.org
Errin Heyman
Project Manager, Advancing Learning Outcomes Visibility Initiative
eheyman [at] wascsenior.org
Julie Kotovsky
Educational Events Manager
jkotovsky [at] wascsenior.org
Tarmia Lowe
Accreditation Process Coordinator
mlowe [at] wascsenior.org
Maureen A. Maloney
Vice President
mmaloney [at] wascsenior.org
Kris Matarrese
Commission Support Manager, Executive Assistant to the President
kmatarrese [at] wascsenior.org
Christopher N. Oberg
Vice President/COO
coberg [at] wascsenior.org
Henri Okinishi
Information Systems Manager
hokinishi [at] wascsenior.org
Richard Osborn
Vice President
rosborn [at] wascsenior.org
Linda Petersen
Director of Research
lpetersen [at] wascsenior.org
Mary Ellen Petrisko
President
mepetrisko [at] wascsenior.org
Kristina Powers
Research Fellow on Student Achievement
kpowers [at] wascsenior.org
Marcy Ramsey
Accreditation Process Manager
mramsey [at] wascsenior.org
Kaori Schneider
Educational Events Coordinator
kschneider [at] wascsenior.org
Siobhan Williams
Manager of Information Resources and Special Projects
swilliams [at] wascsenior.org