Contact Us

The Office of Advancement and External Affairs encompasses the Offices of Annual Giving, Corporate and Foundation Relations, Donor Relations, Planned Giving, Advancement Records, Alumni Relations and University Communications.  Please contact us with any questions about alumni events, giving opportunities or media-related activity. For general inquiries, please call (201) 761-6107 or contact

Vice President’s Office – Hilsdorf Faculty Hall, First Floor

Leah M. Leto, M.Ed.
Vice President for Advancement and External Affairs
(201) 761-6110

Alice Trindade
(201) 761-6102

Advancement – Hilsdorf Faculty Hall, First Floor

Sarah Lacz
Assistant Vice President for Advancement
(201) 761-6103

Jessica Facchini
Administrative Assistant of Advancement
(201) 761-6117

Emory Edwards
Director of Corporate, Foundation, and Government Relations
(201) 761-6108

Sharon Morrissey, M.B.A., M.Ed. ’13
Director of Planned Giving
(201) 761-6126

Ana Cravo, CFRE
Director of Annual Giving
(201) 761-6104

Scott Donovan
Assistant Director of Annual Giving
(201) 761-6109

Quinnetta Williams
Annual Giving Officer
(201) 761-6115

Robert Koch
Advancement Officer for Gift Stewardship
(201) 761-6112

Jeffrey Austin
Director of Advancement Services
(201) 761-6118

Michael Thunell
Manager of Research and Analysis

Kathleen Wetherell
Assistant Manager of Advancement Records
(201) 761-6105

Elaine Esposito
Advancement Clerk
(201) 761-6107

Advancement – Hilsdorf Faculty Hall, Room 302

Linda Moore
Director of Leadership Giving
(201) 761-6128

Janine Repka
Assistant Director of Leadership Giving
(201) 761-6129

Alumni Engagement – Hilsdorf Faculty Hall, Room 105

Gloria Mercurio, M.A.
Executive Director of Alumni Engagement
(201) 761-6125

Claudia Pope-Bayne
Associate Director of Alumni Engagement
(201) 761-6111

Karen Hackett
Senior Alumni Engagement Officer
(201) 761-6113

University Communications – Hilsdorf Faculty Hall, Room 305

Sarah Malinowski Ferrary
Executive Director of University Communications
(201) 761-6239

Angeline Boyer
Assistant Director of Media Relations
(201) 761-6238

AnnMarie Gervasio
Communications Officer
(201) 761-6240

Catherine Mernar
Project Coordinator
(201) 761-6243

Fax Numbers

VP/Advancement /Alumni Engagement Fax: (201) 761-6101
University Communications Fax: (201) 761-6241