Kara Kolomitz head shot

Senior Vice President/Chief Operating Officer

Student Center 13 F
Department Office of Student Affairs

Mailing Address

Regis College box 975

235 Wellesley Street
Weston, MA 02493


    Dr. Kara Kolomitz, EdD, currently serves as the Senior Vice President/Chief Operating Officer at Regis College in Weston, Massachusetts. In her role, she oversees the administrative operations and supporting infrastructure, as well as major initiatives in alignment with the university’s strategic plan. She previously served as the Vice President of Undergraduate Student Affairs and Enrollment and the Dean of Students at Regis. Kara was awarded the Scott Goodnight Award by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators Region I for outstanding work as a Dean. A graduate of Regis University in Colorado, she studied Philosophy and went on to receive her MEd from Providence College and then her CDA from Rhode Island School of Design. Kara completed the HERS Institute at Wellesley College in 2012. In May 2016, she earned her doctorate in educational leadership from Johnson and Wales University. Kara has conducted extensive research on the experience of new presidents at small colleges and universities.


    Doctor of Education (EdD) in Educational Leadership, Johnson and Wales University, Providence, RI

    HERS Program Invitee and Participant, Wellesley College

    Child Development Associate (CDA), Rhode Island School of Design

    Master of Education (MEd), Providence College

    Bachelor of Arts in Communication Arts and Philosophy, Regis University, Denver, CO

    Awards Honors

    Woman of the Year, Regis College

    Scott Goodnight Award, National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)