Staff on the Move, July 2015

Lauren RubensteinAugust 13, 20153min

The Office of Human Resources reported the following new hires, transitions and departures for July 2015:

Newly hired

Jake Bussani ’14 was hired as defensive football intern on July 1.

Jonathan Day ’15 was hired as offensive football intern on July 1.

Amanda Fairchild was hired as a library assistant on July 6.

Sara Howard was hired as social science reference librarian on July 1.

Meredith Nyser was hired as swimming and diving intern in athletics on July 1.

Devin Ford was hired as public safety dispatcher on July 6.

Jaclyn Wilson was hired as Wesleyan Press marketing manager on July 6.

Jennifer Roach was hired as civic engagement fellow on July 7.

Scott Lukas was hired as interim assistant director of athletic operations on July 9.

Eileen McNamara was hired as residential operation coordinator on July 9.

Alexia Thompson was hired as area coordinator life on July 9.

Kristin Inglis was hired as Center for Prison Education academic development and planning manager on July 13.

Khrystyna Stefak was hired as assistant director of alumni and parent relations on July 13.

Emily Moss was hired as assistant dean of admission on July 15.

Paula Bryant Blue was hired as instructional technologist on July 16.

Samuel Marquez was hired as a public safety officer on July 16.

Jordan Nyberg was hired as program and events coordinator on July 20.

Robert Coughlin was hired as director of financial aid on July 27.

Jiang Liu Rao ’15 was hired as postdoctoral research fellow on July 27.

Coady Johnson ‘15 was hired as Center for Prison Education fellow on July 30.


Karen Whalen was hired as director of athletic fundraising on July 1.

Frederick Ludwig was hired as assistant football coach, offensive coordinator, offensive line coach and assistant strength and conditioning coordinator on July 1.

Nicola Bennett was hired as project coordinator on July 6.


Ilona Bass, research associate/lab coordinator

Sydney Lewis ’14, assistant dean of admission

Marina Melendez ’83, MALS ’88 dean for the class of 2018

Susan Lastrina, accounting specialist

Brian Lee ’13, assistant director, The Wesleyan Fund

Shannon Nelson ’14, center for prison education fellow

Daniel Schnaidt, academic computing manager for arts and humanities

John Siedlecki, assistant football coach

Leslie Starr, marketing manager, Wesleyan Press