May 17, 2024  
College Catalog 2024 - 2025 
  
College Catalog 2024 - 2025

Administrative Divisions



Executive Division

Pam Y. Eddinger
President
Executive Division
B.A. Barnard College, Columbia University;
M.A., Ph.D. Columbia University

Molly B. Ambrose
Associate Vice President
Human Resources
A.B. Le Moyne College;
M.S. Case Western Reserve University;
M.B.A. Syracuse University

James F. Canniff
Provost and Vice President
Academic and Student Affairs
B.A. Catholic University of America;
M.U.S. Howard University;
Ed.D. UMass Amherst

Nahomi Carlisle
Associate Vice President and Chief Equity and Compliance Officer
Executive Division
B.A. Bentley University;
J.D. New England School of Law

Marilyn K. Kuhar
Executive Director 
Development and BHCC Foundation
B.A. Georgetown University

Karen M. Norton
Executive Director 
Integrated Marketing and Communications
B.S.B.A. UMass Lowell;
M.S Eastern Nazarene College

John K. Pitcher
Vice President
Administration and Finance
B.S. Indiana University;
M.B.A. Georgian Court University

Division of Academic and Student Affairs

James F. Canniff
Provost and Vice President
Academic and Student Affairs
B.A. Catholic University of America;
M.U.S. Howard University;
Ed.D. UMass Amherst

Maryanne Atkinson
Dean
Health Sciences
A.S. North Shore Community College;
B.S., M.Ed. UMass Boston

Nuri Q. Chandler-Smith
Dean
Academic Support and College Pathway Programs
B.S. Northeastern University;
Ed.M. Harvard University

Alicia A. D’Oyley
Dean
Enrollment Management and LifeMap
B.A., M.S., Ph.D. Regis College

Austin A. Gilliland
Dean
Professional Studies
B.S., M.A. University of Texas at Austin

Carlnita P. Greene
Dean
Behavioral, Social Sciences and Global Learning
B.A. University of Virginia;
M.A. S.U.N.Y. at Brockport;
Ph.D. University of Texas

Justice Kumahia
Dean of Students
Student Affairs
A.S. Bunker Hill Community College;
B.S. Babson College;
M.A. UMass Boston

Kristen P. McKenna
Dean
Workforce and Economic Development
B.A. Rhode Island College;
M.A. Bridgewater State University;
M.Ed. Eastern Nazarene College

Alice Murillo
Associate Provost
Chelsea Campus
B.S. Catholic University of Puerto Rico;
M.A.T. University of Florida;
Ph.D. Florida State University

Soo H. Park
Dean
Humanities and Learning Communities
A.A. Genesee Community College;
B.A. University of Buffalo;
M.A. Purdue University

Laura C. Rubin
Dean
Science, Engineering and Mathematics
B.S. Lafayette College;
Ph.D. University of Texas at Austin

Franklyn E. Taylor
Associate Provost
Academic and Student Affairs
B.A. University of Sierra Leone, Freetown;
M.P.A. University of Florida;
M.S. University of Wisconsin;
Ed.D. Northern Arizona University

R. Arlene Vallie
Dean, Research and Assessment
Academic Affairs
A.A. Bunker Hill Community College;
B.A. Howard University;
M.S.W. Boston College

Kevin E. Wery
Senior Director
College Events and Cultural Planning
B.A. University of Wisconsin, Madison;
M.A. Tufts University

Division of Administration

John K. Pitcher
Vice President
Administration and Finance
B.S. Indiana University;
M.B.A. Georgian Court University

Robert A. Barrows
Executive Director and Chief of Police
Public Safety
A.S. North Shore Community College;
B.S., M.S. Salem State University

Gary A. Bigelow
Executive Director
Facilities Planning, Construction, and Energy Management
B.A. UMass Amherst

Jeffrey L. Ginsberg
Associate Vice President 
Administration and Finance
B.A. Colorado State University;
M.P.A. Suffolk University

Melissa B. Holster
Executive Director
Student Financial Services
B.A. Lafayette College;
Ed.M. Boston University

Steven T. Ogawa
Chief Information Officer
Information Services
A.A. Fresno Community College;
B.S. University of California;
M.B.A. Northeastern University;
M.S. Harvard Extension School

Steven A. Roller
Executive Director
Grants Department
B.A., M.A. University of Chicago