Staff Directory

Director of Athletics

(207) 602-2499

Allen was appointed to the position of Director of Athletics at UNE in February of 2006. During her tenure at the University, the Nor'easters have enjoyed unprecedented success in competition, while also improving facilities and expanding varsity, intramural, and club sport offerings.

She came to the University from NCAA Division III Smith College, where she served as Associate Director of Athletics for five years. Before her tenure at Smith, Allen served as Associate Director of Athletics at...

Area Coordinator - Avila, Assisi, and Siena Halls

(207) 602-2680

Featherman Hall

Richard Anderson-Martinez joined UNE as an Area Coordinator with the Office of Residential Education and Housing in the summer of 2012. He is currently responsible for developing residential communities in Avila, Assisi, and Siena Halls on the Biddeford Campus. Originally from Wisconsin, Richard has grown to love southern Maine and the surrounding communities. His research interests include gender identity development and expression in male-identified persons and assessing campus climate toward underrepresented populations.

Additionally, serves as the staff advisor to the Alliance, UNE's undergraduate LGBT*Q student organization....

Cherry Baker


Family Nurse Practitioner

Director Student Health Services

(207) 602-2358

Sanford F. Petts Health Center

Graduate of Simmons College Boston MA. 18 years of experience in primary care and college health.


Certified Tobacco Treatment Specialist

women's health

college health

Administrative Assistant/Test Proctor

(207) 221-4550

Ginn Hall - Lower Level
Student Support Services Office

Carrie Bogue

Office Manager

(207) 602-2443

Student Academic Success Center

Born and raised in Biddeford Maine, I have been with the University since 1990.  I have worked in the Counseling Office, the  College of Arts and Sciences Dean's Office, the Student Affairs Dean's Office  on the Portland Campus and in the College of Osteopathic Medicine.  I have held my current position as Office Manager in the Student Academic Success Center since 2008.  

Mary Lou Burgess


Nurse Practitioner

(207) 602-2358

Worked at UNE for past two years serving students health care needs.  Previously, has many years experience as an RN and advanced practice nursing (APRN) in a variety of settings.


Family Care

John D. Daugherty

Bachelor ot Arts, History/MS Educational Leadership

Developmental Writing Supervisor

(207) 602-2584

Student Academic Success Center

I was born in Charleston, West Virginia. It was a dark and stormy night. I was of the first TV generation, so I know about Betty Boop, Richard Carlson, the Marx Brothers, and W. C. Fields. Along with Albert Einstein, Bette Davis, Robert A Heinlein, and those guys waiting for Godot, these are my heroes. My undergraduate degree was achieved at West Virginia University, my graduate degree at the University of Southern Maine. I've been here at UNE in one...


All facets of the writing process. I'm very eclectic and have a wide and fairly deep knowledge across many disciplines. I also have experience as a commercial artist


and sound technician. I build loudspeaker systems and furniture.

Assistant Dean of Students for Residence Life

(207) 602-2372

Decary Hall

Educated at Assumption College and Suffolk University, Jennifer has been working with undergraduate students for more than a decade.  Experience at previous institutions includes various positions in Residence Life, Student Activities and Community Volunteer Services / Service Learning. Jennifer is the National Volunteer Coordinator of NASPA, an organization of student affairs professionals in higher education, and is the past Co-Director of the Maine Association of Student Personnel Admininstrators.

Brenda J. Edmands

MFA, Creative Writing

Coordinator, Portland Campus

(207) 221-4358

Proctor Hall


Creative and College Writing Support; Writing and English Literature Faculty; Tutor Recruitment

Training and Supervision; Proofreading and Copy Editing; Freelance Writing

Area Coordinator - Sokokis Hall

(207) 602-2272

Sokokis Residence Hall

Amanda began working as an Area Coordinator in the summer of 2011 for the Office of Residential Education and Housing and is currently responsible for developing the residential community in Sokokis Hall.  She directly supervises the RA staff, front desk staff, and fitness center staff in that area.  Amanda is originally from Pennsylvania and earned her M. Ed in College Student Affairs and a BA in Interpersonal Communication from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania.  Amanda also holds an Advanced TEFL Certification from Notting Hill College in...

Coordinator, Student Academic Success Center, Portland Campus and Online Programs

(207) 221-4358

Proctor Hall


Writing Pedagogy

Creative and College Writing Instruction and Learning Assistance

Tutor Recruitment

Training and Supervision

Proofreading and Copy Editing

Freelance Writing

Marketing and Promotion

Cynthia Smith Forrest

B.A., M.Ed., M.Ed., Ed.D.

Vice President for Student Affairs

(207) 602-2372

Decary Hall

B.A., Elementary Education, University of South Carolina

M.Ed., Counseling and Student Personnel Services, University of South Carolina

M.Ed., Administration, Planning, and Social Policy, Harvard University

Ed.D., Administration, Planning, and Social Policy, Harvard University


Educational Research including Research Design; Student Development Theory; Administration and Management in Higher Education

Judith Frank


Area Coordinator, Champlain & Frederick Halls

Judith joined UNE as an Area Coordinator with Residential Education and Housing in the summer of 2014. She is passionate about social justice education and the various ways that it can be integrated into various functional areas of student affairs. Judith has a background in engaging students, faculty, and staff in dialogues related to the intersections of social class, race, gender, and sexual orientation.


Director, Student Academic Success Center

(207) 602-2561

Student Academic Success Center


Academic support services

program development

academic advising


Sandra Green


Nurse Practitioner

(207) 221-4242

Four years active duty USAF nurse corp., and 15 years primary care nurse practitioner.


Primary Care

Developmental Writing Specialist

(207) 603-2586

Student Academic Success Center

Megan Grumbling received her M.A. in Cultural Reporting and Criticism from New York University. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Poetry, The Southern Review, The Iowa Review, The Antioch Review, Indiana Review, Seneca Review, New Letters, Passages North, and other journals; was chosen for inclusion in the University of Virginia's Best New Poets 2010; was awarded a Ruth Lilly Poetry Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation; and received the 2004 Robert Frost Foundation Award for Poetry. She is author...






oral history.

Area Coordinator, East & West Halls

(207) 602-2798

East Hall

Terrence joined the University of New England staff in the Summer of 2012 as an Area Coordinator in the Office of Residential Education & Housing.  Originally from Pennsylvania, Terrence graduated from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communications with a focus in Journalism, as well as a Master of Education with a concentration in College Student Affairs.

Cali Johnson


Coordinator of Counseling Services

(207) 671-9717

Ginn Hall - Lower Level

Cali has worked in the field of counseling with families, children, adolescents and adults for over 20 years. In addition to maintinaing private practice, she has been counsling students at UNE for 13 years. Cali specializes in brief therapy and mindfuness stress management techniques. She delights in working with students in the health care professions and serves as adjunct professor for psychosocial aspects of health care.


individual and group psychological counseling

crisis intervention

mindfulness-based stress reduction

psychological outreach and consultation

military readjustment and veterans' issues

psychosocial aspects of health care and provider self care

Mary Jones


Director for University Career Development Services

(207) 602-2096

Decary Hall

DR. MARY O. JONES is the Director for University Career Development Services at the University of New England. Dr. Jones enjoys coaching UNE students on all aspects of their career searches and graduate/professional school pursuits. Dr. Jones has had a wide variety of experiences with liberal arts colleges, professional graduate programs, and has benefitted from the diverse and exciting opportunities that this education brings and she is excited to continue to help contribute to the experience of students at UNE....

Learning Specialist

(207) 221-4259

Proctor Hall


Strategies for academic success

learning styles

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

Judith Andrea Lovdal

B.S. Env. Econ., Masters Project Management

Administrative Assistant

(207) 602-2307

Campus Center

Judy joined the BodyWise department at UNE in August of 2012. Prior to her moving to Maine she worked as a Director for the Hartford Insurance Group and held management positions in financial and legal services.

Wayne C. Magaw

Cert. Mgmt.

Assistant Director of Safety and Security

(207) 602-2150

Background in fire prevention and safety.

RAD (Rape Aggression Defense) Instructor. Self defense for women.

O.C.  (Oleoresin Capsicum) Instructor.

M.O.A.B. (Management Of Aggressive Behavior) Instructor.

Administrative Assistant

(207) 221-4247

Proctor Hall

I've worked in the Student Academic Success Center for the past ten years, and love the daily interaction with students, faculty & staff. 

Patrick McCarthy


Fitness Specialist/ Strength and Conditioning Coordinator

(207) 602-2282

Campus Center
Fitness Center

Patrick joined the University of New England staff in the fall of 2007. Prior to starting at UNE, he worked for four years as a  Strength and Conditioning Coach at Mike Boyle Strength and Conditioning in Winchester, MA. While at MBSC, Patrick worked with a wide variety of clients and athletes ranging from middle school children to professional athletes.

Patrick is a graduate of the University of Southern Maine where he attained a bachelor's degree in Health...


Strength and conditioning

Director, Disability Services

(207) 221-4418

Ginn Hall - Lower Level


Supporting students with disabilities and their parents through the transition from high school to post-secondary education

Associate Director of Residential Education and Housing

(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 Residential Education and Housing. Originally from Massachusetts, Tony is a two time graduated 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...

Henri Joseph Moser

MS Education, Ed.D. Transformative Leadership (Current)

Online Learning Specialist, MSW Adjunct Faculty, Ed.D Student

(207) 221-4352

Proctor Hall

Hello, UNE community! I am a native Californian new to Maine. My undergraduate studies were done in Arcata, CA at the notorious Humboldt State University, where I studied forest ecology, I went on to get a Master of Science in Education in San Diego. Next, I taught at a K-8 one-room schoolhouse high in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California for 10 years. The little town, Bear Valley, is situated at 7500 feet, has a population of 100 full...


Online Learning Specialist

K-8 Education

Writing Support



APA and AMA Formatting

Literature Review Writing

Research Design (qualitative and quantitative)

and Research Statistics

Dean of Students

(207) 602-2372

Decary Hall


Performing arts facilities

Biddeford City Theater

community organizing; town & gown cooperation; first year college student transition & success; careers in college/ university administration.

Career Services Coordinator

(207) 221-4237

Proctor Hall


Expertise: <br /><br />Job Search Strategies

Personal Branding

Interview Techniques


Resume/CV Development

Employer Relations. <br /><br />Communications

Strategic Planning


Public Relations

Conflict Resolution



(207) 602-2826

Decary Hall

I am truly excited to join the dynamic and progressive staff here at the University of New England!  Hailing from the South and attending Tulane University for both my undergraduate and graduate careers, it is a pleasure to bring my background in Student Affairs to the UNE campus.  As an undergraduate, I worked with or worked in the Office of Multicultural Affairs every year: developing and implementing programs, promoting the ideals of diversity and acceptance, and devoting myself to...


Multicultural Affairs

Katherine Rehill

MSed, CAS Ed Leadership

Developmental Math Specialist

Learning Specialist

(207) 602-2407

Student Academic Success Center

Before getting a BS in Industrial Technology, I worked as a carpenter for a commercial construction company.  My career in education began by teaching carpentry, math, CAD and architectural design at both the high school and community college level.  After receiving my MS in Special Education I began teaching in a more non-traditional setting. 

I have three adult children and three grandchildren who all live within a 45 minute radius so we visit together at least every other week.  I am active with my...



Applied Math

Architectural Design

Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA)

Brain Research relating to behavior

Cassie Ring


Fitness Specialist

Children's Programs Coordinator

(207) 602-2246

Campus Center
Fitness Center

Cassie is one of two Fitness Specialists in the Department of Campus Center and Student Involvement and coordinates the community children's programs. She also coordinates the Peer Health Educators, the Student Wellness Challenge, and other student wellness programming.  She graduated from Springfield College with a Bachelor's degree in Applied Exercise Science and from California University of Pennsylvania with a Master of Science degree in Exercise Science and Health Promotion.  She has been employed with UNE for nine years.  She is a certified personal...


exercise prescription

Personal Training

Group Exercise

Health Promotion

Judicial Coordinator/Student Affairs Operations Coordinator

Title IX Investigator

(207) 602-2372

Decary Hall

Angela has a Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from the University of Maine and a Master of Education in Student Development in Higher Education, also from the University of Maine.  



Angela coordinates the Judicial Affairs office as part of the Division of Student Affairs and manages the Student Handbook and Conduct Code.<br /><br />Other areas she coordinates include Parent Programs and Parent Orientation and teaches a course in Citi

Math/Science Academic Support Specialist

(207) 602-2205

Student Academic Success Center

I was born and raised in Tucson, AZ where I also earned my B.S. in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Arizona. Two years after graduation, I decided to follow my passion for marine science to graduate school at Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. While pursuing my Master's, I worked as a research assistant for coral reef assessment, monitoring, and restoration and completed over 500 scientific dives. Upon graduation, I moved to Maine where I initially...


science education

General Chemistry


Marine Biology

Marine Science Field Research

student success

Associate Director for Student Involvement & New Student Programs

(207) 602-2495

Campus Center

Originally from Arundel, Maine, Kevin joined the University of New England in the summer of 2014 working primarily with Orientation Programs and the activities board. Prior to starting at UNE, he worked for Syracuse University in the Office of Student Activities where he specialized in large-scale activities programming and contract negotiation. Kevin most recently completed his Certificate of Advanced Study in Conflict Resolution from Syracuse University. In addition, he is a double graduate of the University of Maine where he attained...

Developmental Mathematics Supervisor; Adjunct Faculty Departments of Mathematics and Business

(207) 602-2794

Student Academic Success Center

I began my professional career as a cartographer, stumbled into education in my mid-twenties and have been happily teaching mathematics ever since. Through hard work, a series of good turns and a bit of luck, I've developed an expertise in developmental mathematics specifically and developmental education more generally.  I am passionate about learning and enjoy sharing knowledge with others.  August  is my favorite month as that is when all the cool school supplies come out!

I share a home with...

Jen Welch

Jen Welch


Tutor Coordinator


Tutor Recruitment


and Supervision; Undergraduate/Graduate Peer Tutor Program Development; Writing Center Pedagogy and Practice

Coordinator of Intramural Sports

(207) 602-2831


Williams joined the UNE community in 2009 to serve as the Coordinator of Intramural Sports. She also oversees the scheduling for all of the athletics fields on campus, and serves as an assistant coach/advisor for the Women's Rugby Club, as well as the advisor for the Men's Rugby and Men's Ice Hockey Clubs.

Prior to returning to her home state, Williams spent three years at Xavier University as the Assistant Director of Intramural and Club Sports. She has a bachelor's...


Recreational programming

league/tournament design


staff training

risk management


facility management and supervision

and budget management.