Leadership Team

Bernadette Tiapo, Ph.D.

Interim Vice President for Student Development

607-436-2513 (ph)
607-436-2283 (fax)

Bernadette Tiapo

Amanda L. Finch

Associate Vice President for Student Development

119 Netzer Administration Building
607-436-2513 (ph)
607-436-2283 (fax)
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Colleges/Degrees Earned:

Hartwick College - BA in Psychology
Old Dominion University - MSEd Higher Education Administration

Start date at Oneonta: 2008

Professional Honors:

Honored by the international Association for Student Conduct (ASJA) as the 2009 New Professional of the Year

Professional Organizations:

Currently serving as the New York State Public Policy representative in the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)

Amanda Finch

William Woodward

Director Office of Community Standards

119 Netzer Administration Building
607-436-3353 (ph)
607-436-2283 (fax)

Colleges/Degrees Earned:

BA, Geography - University at Albany, SUNY
MS, College Student Personnel Administration - Indiana University, Bloomington

PhD, Educational Studies, Concentration in Higher Education – University of North Carolina, Greensboro

Start date at Oneonta: July 12, 2017

Professional Organizations:

Member of the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA), the Association for Student Conduct Administration (ASCA), and SUNY Student Conduct Association

Graduate of the 2018 Class of Leadership Otsego

William Woodward

Melissa Fallon-Korb, Ph.D.

Director of Counseling and Health Services

108 Counseling, Health & Wellness Center
607-436-3368 (ph)
607-436-2074 (fax)

Colleges/Degrees Earned: Ph.D.

Start date at Oneonta: August 2003

Professional Organizations:

American Psychological Association Member

Melissa Falon-Korb

Robb Ryan Q. Thibault

Director, Hunt College Union

Room 220 Hunt College Union
607-436-3013 (ph)

Colleges/Degrees Earned:
B.S. History and Political Science @ Western Michigan University, 1988
M.S. Human Resource Development @ Indiana State University. 1994

Start date at Oneonta: July 9, 2001

Professional Organizations:
Member of Association of College Unions International (ACUI), 1996 to present
Member of NASPA-Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education, 2007 to present
Member of Poetry Slam Incorporated, 1997 to present
Founder of the National College Poetry Slam, A.K.A., ACUI College Unions Poetry Slam Invitational, 2001
ACUI College Poetry Slam Program Team Leader 2002-06 and 2009 to present

Robb Thibault

Christopher Shughrue

Director of Outdoor Programs

Coordinator of Outdoor Programs
Student Development



Outdoor Adventure Club
Oneonta Wilderness Living Learning Section (OWLS)

Bio coming soon.

Monica Grau

Director, Office of Student Success
Room 213, Hunt Union
607-436-2255 (ph)


Colleges/Degrees Earned:
BA, Psychology- SUNY Oneonta
MA, Higher Education Administration - New York University
PhD, Community Research & Action. Binghamton University

Start date at Oneonta: 1994

Professional Organizations:
NODA: The Association for Orientation, Transition, & Retention in Higher Education

Strength Ques Top Five: Positivity, Learner, Arranger, Empathy, & Input

Monica Grau

Christine Edwards

Interim Director, Residential Community Life

Room 103, Wilsbach Hall


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