Unit Managers

Amanda L. Finch

Associate Vice President for Student Development

119 Netzer Administration Building
607-436-2513 (ph)
607-436-2283 (fax)

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

Jennifer Fila

Chief of University Police

B11 Alumni Hall
(607) 436-3550

Colleges/Degrees Earned:
B.A. in Psychology, Mercy College - 2001
Master of Public Administration, Marist College 2005

Start Date at Oneonta: July 10, 2017

Professional Honors:

2011 John Kimball O'Neil Certificate of Achievement – NYS Law Enforcement Accreditation
2006 State University of New York Professional Services Award
2005 Professional Services Award
2002 State University of New York Excellence in Service Award

Professional Organizations:

Member of the New York State Association of Chiefs of Police
Member of the International Association of Chiefs of Police
National Association of Women in Law Enforcement Executives

Jennifer Fila

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

Melissa Marietta

Director of Career Development Center

Start Date at Oneonta: 10/1/2018

Colleges/Degrees Earned:
B.A. from Mount Holyoke College-2000
M.A. from the Cooperstown Graduate Program, SUNY Oneonta-2003

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
Global Career Development Facilitator, NCDA

Memberships and Associations:
National Association of Colleges and Employers
SUNY CDO-4 Year Director Liaison

Recent Presentations/Workshops:
"Prototyping Design Thinking Strategies in Career Development" SUNY CDO/CNYCDA Drive-In, April 2019


Tyler Miller

Director of Residential Community Life


Colleges/Degrees Earned:
University of California Santa Barbara – BA in Math and Communications (Double)
California State University, Chico – MA in Social Science

Start Date: 2019

Professional Organizations:
Member of the Western Association of College and University Housing Officers (WACUHO) 1994-2018
President of WACUHO 2017-2018
President Elect of WACUHO 2016-2017
Chair of the Strategic Planning Task Force for WACUHO 2013-2016
Vice President of WACUHO 2012-2013
Member at Large of WACUHO 1998-1999
Chair of various committees: New Professionals, Mid-Level Managers, Religious and Spiritual Issues, By-Laws
Member of the Association of College and University Housing Officers, International (ACUHO-I) 1994-present
Member of Regional Presidents Committee 2016-2018
Member of the Regional Affiliation Task Force from 2015-2017
Member of Assessment and Benchmarking Committee 1995-1996
Co-Founder of geekEd. An consortium of Higher Education professionals researching and engaging around topics of geek culture
One of the Founders of the Digital Leadership Network – A group of higher ed professionals engaged in work around digital leadership

Tyler Miller

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

101 Wilsbach Hall
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


Director of the Office of Equity and Inclusion

133 Netzer Administration Building
(607) 436-2830

Division of Student Development Organizational Chart

  • President - Barbara Jean Morris, Ph.D.
    • Vice President for Student Development - Franklin D. Chambers, Ph.D.
      • Assoc. Vice President - Amanda Finch
        • Career Development - Melissa Marietta, Director
        • Hunt Student Union - Robb Thibault, Director
        • Office of Community Standards - William Woodward, Director
        • Counseling, Health & Wellness - Melissa Fallon-Korb, Director
        • Intercollegiate Athletics - Tracey Ranieri, Director
        • Residential Community Life - Tyler Miller, Director
        • University Police Department - Jennifer Fila, Chief of Police

Organizational Chart (PDF)

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