Professional Staff

Chris Broere

Area Coordinator-Sokokis Hall

(207) 602-2797

Sokokis Residence Hall

Christopher Broere  joined the University of New England staff in July 2016 as an Area Coordinator.  Originally from Long Island New York, Chris went to Plattsburgh State University for both undergraduate and graduate work.  Graduating with a BA in History and M.S.T in Adolescent Education.  Prior to this position Chris worked as a graduate residence hall director at Plattsburgh and then as a professional director there as... Read More

Sidney Burns

Area Coordinator

Champlain and Freddy Hall

(207) 602-2795

1008 East Hall

Sidney Burns joined the University of New England staff in July of 2017 as an Area Coordinator. Originally from New York State, Sidney went to SUNY Oneonta for her undergraduate work, where she earned a degree in Earth Science. Sidney went to the University at Buffalo for her graduate work and earned a Master's Degree in Higher Education Administration with a Concentration in Student Affairs. Prior to this position, Sidney worked as a Graduate Assistant Hall Director at the University at Buffalo.... Read More


Housing and Commuter Life

Jessica Hughes

Assistant Director of Housing and Residential/Commuter Life

(207) 602-2595

East Hall

Jessica joined the University of New England staff in 2009 and  is the Assistant Director in the Office of Residential Education and Housing. Originally from Rhode Island Jessica has always chose to live  in New England!  Graduating from Sacred Heart University with a degree in Communication Technologies Studies.  After graduation, Jessica pursued a career in advertising and marketing only to realize her passion was in Higher Education.   Receiving her Master Degree in Higher Education Adminstration from Suffolk University. She is responsible... Read More

Brittany Lew

Area Coordinator

East and West Hall

(207) 602-2798

East Hall

Brittany Lew  joined the University of New England staff in August of 2016 as an Area Coordinator.  Originally from New Hampshire, Brittany went to Franklin Pierce University for undergraduate work and is currently at Southern New Hampshire University for graduate work, graduating with a BA in Criminal Justice and will be graduating in October with her M.S. in Higher Education Administration.  Prior to this position Brittany worked as a Gradaute Resident Director at Mount Ida College in Massachusetts.  Brittany's interests  include student success, student conduct, and living learning communities.... Read More


Housing and Commuter Life

Anthony Montalbano

Associate Director of Housing and Residential/Commuter Life

(207) 602-2863

East Hall

Anthony(Tony) joined the University of New England staff in 2010 and  is the Associate Director in the Office of Housing and Residential/Commuter Life. Originally from Massachusetts, Tony is a two time graduate of New England College with BA in Environmental Studies and a MS in Organizational Management. Tony has been working with college students for over a decade and has worked at both private and public institutions in New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Florida. Tony is a active member of ACUHO and NASPA... Read More

Valerie Skubick photo

Area Coordinator- Avila, Assisi, and Siena Halls

(207) 602-2680

Featherman Hall

Valerie Skubick joined the University of New England staff in July 2017 as an Area Coordinator. Originally from Michigan, Valerie attended C.S. Mott Community College in Flint, MI before transferring to Grand Valley State University in Allendale, MI. Valerie completed her Bachelor's Degree from Grand Valley State University majoring in English with a minor in Elementary Education. Valerie attended Oakland University in Rochester, MI for her Master's Degree in Higher Education Leadership. Prior to this position Valerie worked as a Graduate Residence Director at Oakland University where... Read More