Committees of the Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees oversees the work of a number of committees dedicated to advancing the mission of Regis College.


Executive Committee

The primary role of the Executive Committee is to strengthen the Board of Trustees' performance by helping it to function efficiently and effectively.

Joan Shea, MBA – Chair
Lee Hogan, CSJ, PhD – Vice Chair
Antoinette Hays, PhD, RN – President of Regis College
Rosemary Brennan, CSJ – President of the Corporation
Maureen Doherty, CSJ – Secretary and Chair of the Committee on Trustees
Clyde Evans – Co-Chair of Academic Affairs Committee
Msgr. Paul V. Garrity, MA, MDiv – Chair of Finance Committee
Kathleen Dawley – Chair of Enrollment, Marketing and Student Life Committee
Jane Tedder, EdD – Chair of Institutional Advancement Committee
Kathleen McCluskey, CSJ – Co-Chair of Academic Affairs Committee
Peter Minihane, CPA – Chair of Technology Committee
Glenn Morris, AIA, IIDA – Chair of Facilities and Master Planning Committee
Kathleen O’Hare, BA – Chair of Audit Committee
Hans Christensen – Chair of Investment Committee
M.J. Doherty, PhD – Special Assistant to the President, Liaison to the Board, Member of AC

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Academic Affairs Committee

The Academic Affairs Committee shall formulate, review and recommend policy matters integral to fulfilling the academic mission of the College in accordance with the By-laws of Regis College. It shall keep the full Board of Trustees informed and updated regarding such matters so that the Board may act as an informed body in exercising its responsibilities for educational policies and programs.

Clyde Evans, PhD – Co-Chair
Kathleen McCluskey, CSJ, PhD – Co-Chair
Elizabeth Cadigan, MSN, RN
Jane Tedder, EdD
Meyer Chambers, MLM
Antoinette Hays, PhD, RN – Ex-Officio
Joan Shea, MBA – Ex-Officio

Participants

Penelope Glynn, PhD, RN – Dean, SNSHP
Malcolm Asadoorian, PhD – Vice President, Academic Affairs, Dean, SLAESS
David Gilmore, MS – Associate Dean, Undergraduate Affairs
Claudia Pouravelis, EdD – Associate Dean, Graduate Affairs
Michael Bilozur, PhD – Faculty SNSHP
James Lane, MS – Faculty SLAESS

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Audit Committee

The primary role of the Audit Committee is to enhance the ability of the full Board and the individual Trustees to carry out their financial and fiduciary responsibilities.

Kathleen O’Hare, BA – Chair
Peter Minihane, CPA – Vice Chair
Hans Christensen, MBA
Richard Young, PhD
Antoinette Hays, PhD, RN – Ex-officio
Joan Shea, MBA – Ex-officio

Participants

Thomas Pistorino, MBA – Vice President, Finance and Business
Nancy Plasker, BS – Director of Finance and Business
Adam Thrasher, Esq., MEd - Institutional Risk Manager

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Committee on Trustees

The Committee on Trustees is a sub-committee of the Executive Committee. The Committee shall consist of the Chairperson of the Trustees, the President and one to three rotating members. The Committee on Trustees primary responsibility is to build and maintain the best possible Board of Trustees for Regis College in accordance with the By-laws.

Maureen Doherty, CSJ – Chair
Michael Halloran, MBA
Antoinette Hays, PhD, RN
Glenn Morris, AIA
Donna Norris, MD
Rosemary Brennan, CSJ – Ex-officio
Joan Shea, MBA – Ex-officio

Participant

Miriam Sherman, MPA – Vice President, Institutional Advancement

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Enrollment, Marketing and Student Life Committee

The Enrollment, Marketing and Student Life Committee ensures that student concerns, viewpoints and needs are considered in major decision making in the College. The Committee shall provide guidance and counsel to assure a high quality of student life, which assists students in their total development (academically, socially, emotionally, spiritually, occupationally and physically), while at the College.

Kathleen Dawley – Chair
Mary Anne Doyle, CSJ, PhD
Ruth Kingsbury
Kathleen McCluskey, CSJ, PhD
Meyer Chambers, MLM
Antoinette Hays, PhD, RN – Ex-officio
Joan Shea, MBA – Ex-officio

Participants

Paul Vaccaro – Vice President, Planning & Enrollment
Kara Kolomitz – Vice President, Student Affairs
Penelope Glynn, PhD, RN – Dean SNSHP
Malcolm Asadoorian, PhD – Vice President, Academic Affairs, Dean SLAESS
Susan Tammaro, PhD – Vice President, Institutional Effectiveness
Claudia Pouravelis, EdD – Associate Dean, Graduate Affairs
Diane Welsh, DNP – Faculty SNSHP
Barbara Loud, CSJ, EdD – Faculty SLAESS

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Facilities and Master Planning (Sub-Committee of Finance)

The Facilities and Master Planning Committee is responsible for the oversight of Regis College’s buildings, equipment and land to ensure that the capital assets of the College are adequate, maintained in appropriate condition, and reflect the mission and long-range strategy of the College.

Glenn Morris, AIA – Chair
Beverly Boorstein, JD
Hans Christensen, MBA
Rev. Paul Garrity, MA, MDiv – Liaison from Finance
Michael Halloran, MBA
Richard Young, PhD
Antoinette Hays, PhD, RN – Ex-officio
Joan Shea, MBA – Ex-officio

Participants

Thomas Pistorino, MBA – Vice President, Finance and Business
Steven Belcher, MFA – Faculty SLAESS
Mary Lombard, PhD – Faculty SNSHP

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Finance

The Finance Committee is responsible for policy direction and oversight of financial operations on behalf of the entire Board. It is responsible for ensuring that a viable long range financial plan is developed that is reflective of Regis College’s mission and strategic plan.

Rev. Paul Garrity, MA, MDiv – Chair
Michael Halloran, MBA – Vice Chair
Marian Batho, CSJ
Beverly Boorstein, JD
Anita Brennan
Mary Anne Doyle, CSJ, PhD
Lee Hogan, CSJ, PhD – Liaison from Investment Committee
Kate Korzendorfer
Peter Minihane, CPA
Donna M. Norris, MD
Kathleen O’Hare, BA
Jane Tedder, EdD – Liaison from Institutional Advancement
Antoinette Hays, PhD, RN – Ex-officio
Joan C. Shea, MBA – Ex-officio

Participants

Thomas Pistorino, MBA – Vice President, Finance and Business
Miriam Sherman, MPA – Vice President, Institutional Advancement
Nancy Plasker, BS – Director of Finance and Business

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Honorary Degree

The Honorary Degree Committee is responsible for identifying and recommending potential candidates for honorary degrees.

Antoinette Hays, PhD, RN – Chair
Kathleen McCluskey, CSJ, PhD
Jane Tedder, EdD
Joan Shea, MBA – Ex-officio

President Alumnae Board

Eileen Sullivan ‘85

Participants

Kara Kolomitz – Vice President, Student Affairs
Joan Murray, PhD – Faculty SLAESS
Marybeth Scanlon – Faculty SNSHP
Miriam Sherman, MPA – Vice President, Institutional Advancement

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Institutional Advancement

The Institutional Advancement Committee is responsible for providing Board oversight of fundraising and alumni and constituency relations programs that support the mission and strategic plan of the College. The Committee is also responsible for ensuring the appropriate participation of every trustee in these programs.

Jane Tedder, EdD – Chair
Carole Barrett, JD
Anita Brennan
Kathleen Dawley
Ruth Kingsbury
Peter Langenus, JD
Peter Minihane, CPA
Thomas O'Neill, MPA
John Tegan, Jr, MEd
Antoinette Hays, PhD, RN – Ex-officio
Joan Shea, MBA – Ex-officio

Alumna

Carroll Follas
Eileen Sullivan ‘85
Camille Ferazzi

Participants

Miriam Sherman, MPA – Vice President, Institutional Advancement
Christina Duggan – Director, Alumni Relations and Annual Giving
David Croll, PhD – Faculty SNSHP
John Mollica, MBA – Faculty SLAESS

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Investment

The Investment Committee is responsible for developing strategies, policies and guidelines to meet the investment objectives set for Regis College by the Board of Trustees.

Hans Christensen, MBA – Chair
Lee Hogan, CSJ, PhD – Vice Chair
Anita Brennan
Rev. Paul Garrity, MA, MDiv
Michael Halloran, MBA
Peter Langenus, JD
Richard Young, PhD
Antoinette Hays, PhD, RN – Ex-officio
Joan Shea, MBA – Ex-officio

Participants

Thomas Pistorino, MBA – Vice President, Finance and Business
Nancy Plasker, BS – Director of Finance and Business

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Technology (Sub-Committee of Facilities)

Peter Minihane, CPA – Chair
Rosemary Brennan, CSJ
Kate Korzendorfer
John Tegan, Jr, MEd
Antoinette Hays, PhD, RN – Ex-officio
Joan Shea, MBA – Ex-officio

Participants

Thomas Pistorino, MBA – Vice President, Finance and Business
Marla Botelho – Chief Information Officer
Chad Bergeron – Instructional Technologist

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Regis College Board of Trustees: Committees