New hires, promotions, transfers and retirements: January 2018


New Hires

Start date: Jan. 29, 2018

Heather Newman
Title: Professional Tutor
Department: Academic Success Center

Provides individual and small group tutoring in reading, writing, and study strategies.

Start date: Jan. 22, 2018

Colleen Banfe
Title: Assistant Director
Department: Disbursements

Responsible for various aspects of the payroll and accounts payable area, as well as various regulatory reporting and filing.

Start date: Jan. 16, 2018

Dr. Jason Barr
Title: Associate Dean, College of Education & Human Services
Department: CEHS Dean’s Office

Start date: Jan. 2, 2018

Denise Pinney
Title: Associate VP for Campaign Operations
Department: University Advancement

Provides comprehensive, day-to-day management of the University's Comprehensive Campaign.


Start date: Jan. 1, 2018

Francis Martine
Title: Corporal
Department: Public Safety
Hire Date: April 8, 2013

Protects life and property, prevents and detects crime on campus, and provides other essential safety and security services.


Retirement Date: Jan. 31, 2018

Judith Wood
Title: Director
Department: Student Financial Services
Hire Date: March 1, 2001

Retirement date: Jan. 16, 2018

Sophia Song
Title: Senior Accountant
Department: Controller’s Office, Finance
Hire date: Jan. 28, 2002