Leadership Team

Bernadette Tiapo, Ph.D.

Interim Vice President for Student Development

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

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

Tracey Ranieri

Athletic Director

Room 312, Alumni Field House
607-436-2446 (ph)

Colleges/Degrees Earned:
BS, Physical Education, May 1986, Ithaca College
MS, Cardiac Rehabilitation & Adult Fitness, May 1993, East Stroudsburg University
BS, Nursing, May 1995, Binghamton University

Start date at Oneonta: 1991

Professional Honors:
Award winner, Under Armour Division III Athletic Director of the Year, 2013-14
Award winner, City of Oneonta Trailblazer Award 2007
Award winner, SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Professional Service 2004
Award winner, NSCAA National Coach of the Year, NCAA National Champions 2003
Award winner, NCAA North-East Regional Coach of the Year 2003
Award winner, SUNYAC Coach of the Year 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2005
Award winner, New York State Coach of the Year 1997, 2003
Inductee, Ithaca College Hall of Fame, 2001
Award winner, Outstanding Citizens Award, National Soccer Hall of Fame Board of Directors, 1999
Inductee, New York State Section IV Hall of Fame, 1998

Professional Organizations:
NCAA Board of Governors 2016-17
NCAA Division III Management Council 2013-2017 – Chair 2016-17
NACWAA Board of Directors 2008-2009
Graduate, NCAA Fellows Leadership Development Program 2006
Graduate, NACWAA/HERS Institute for Administrative Advancement 2000, LEI 2004, Executive Institute 2008
Participant, NCAA Diversity Leadership Training 2002, 2005, 2010
Regional Chairperson, NCAA Women’s Soccer Committee 2005-2009
President, SUNYAC Conference 2001-2002

Tracey Ranieri

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, First Year Experience & Orientation
Room 101, Wilsbach Hall
607-436-2255 (ph)

Interim Director, Residential Community Life
Room 106, Wilsbach Hall
607-436-2514 (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
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