Leadership

Under the direction of Dean Mark J. Lodato, the leadership team oversees administrative areas that serve students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the Newhouse School.

Mark J. Lodato, Dean

Dean Mark Lodato

Mark J. Lodato was appointed dean of the Newhouse School in July 2020. He leads a team that includes some 200 faculty and staff and approximately 2,400 students.

mlodato@syr.edu • 315.443.3627

Amy Falkner, Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Amy Falkner

Amy Falkner leads the Office of Academic Affairs, which oversees all aspects of the academic operation at the Newhouse School.

apfalkne@syr.edu • 315.443.1909

Hub Brown, Associate Dean of Research, Creativity, International Initiatives and Diversity

Hub Brown

Hub Brown works to help colleagues advance their scholarly and creative agendas; strengthen diversity in the school’s curriculum and faculty; and bolster Newhouse’s engagement with the world.

hwbrown@syr.edu • 315.443.4177

Joel Kaplan, Associate Dean of Professional Graduate Programs

Joel Kaplan

Joel Kaplan oversees the Office of Professional Graduate Programs, which guides and supports prospective and current students in the school’s professional master’s degree programs.

jkkaplan@syr.edu • 315.443.1429

Karen McGee, Assistant Dean of Student Success

Karen McGee

Karen McGee leads the Office of Student Success, which assists undergraduate students with all aspects of the academic experience at Newhouse.

kmcgee@syr.edu • 315.443.4722

Carol Satchwell, Assistant Dean of Development and Alumni Engagement

Carol Satchwell

Carol Satchwell is responsible for the development of the strategic plan for the Newhouse School’s Office of Advancement and coordinates the school’s fundraising efforts.

cmsatchw@syr.edu • 315.443.5281

Susan Nash, Director of Administration

Susan Nash

Susan Nash oversees all aspects of facilities management for the Newhouse School, and serves as chief of staff for the Dean’s Office.

sknash@syr.edu • 315.443.5007

Shelly Collins, Budget Director

Shelly Collins

Shelly Collins heads the Office of Budget and oversees the Newhouse School’s financial affairs. She has worked at Syracuse University for more than 30 years.

sdcollin@syr.edu • 315.443.2303

Wendy Loughlin, Director of Communications

Wendy Loughlin

Wendy Loughlin oversees all communications for the Newhouse School, including the website, the magazine, social media, branding and special events publicity.

wsloughl@syr.edu • 315.443.2785

Brian Tibbens, Director of Information Technology

Brian Tibbens

Brian Tibbens leads the Newhouse Information and Computing Services team, which oversees technology infrastructure and support for the Newhouse School.

betibben@syr.edu • 315.443.5118