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Faculty and Staff

Faculty

Dr. James MacGregorDr. James MacGregor
Associate Professor
Department Chair
(203) 392-6385
MacgregorJ1@SouthernCT.edu
Ed.D., University of Hartford; M.S., Southern Connecticut State University
Office: OB 108C

MaryJo ArchambaultDr. MaryJo Archambault
Assistant Professor
Undergraduate Coordinator: Recreation Therapy, Child Life Specialist 
Advisor: Recreation Therapy, Child Life Specialist

(203) 392-7053
ArchambaulM2@SouthernCT.edu
Ed.D., University of Hartford; M.S., Southern Connecticut State University
Office: OB 108B

CotrufoDr. Ray Cotrufo
Assistant Professor
Undergraduate Co-Coordinator: Sport Management
Advisor: Sport Management
(203) 392-6956
CotrufoJrR1@SouthernCT.edu
Ph.D., University of Connecticut; M.S., California University of Pennsylvania
Office: OB 108F

Dr. Lee deLisleDr. Lee J. deLisle
Professor
Graduate Studies Coordinator: Tourism, Hospitality, & Event Management
Advisor: Tourism, Hospitality, & Event Management

(203) 392-7159
DeLisleL2@SouthernCT.edu
Ph.D., University of Connecticut; M.S., Ateneo San Anselmo
Office: OB 108A

Professor Michael DodgeMike Dodge
Associate Professor
Undergraduate Co-Coordinator: Sport Management
Advisor: Sport Management

Coordinator: Leadership Development Minor
(203) 392-6011
DodgeM1@SouthernCT.edu
M.S., Southern Connecticut State University
Office: OB 108H

McGinnissDr. Kevin McGinniss
Assistant Professor
Director of Sport Management
Graduate Coordinator: Sport Management
Graduate Advisor: Sport Management
(203) 392-8837
McGinnissK1@SouthernCT.edu
Ph.D., Columbia University; M.S., Southern Connecticut State University 
Office: OB 108G

Dr. Deborah SmithDr. Deborah Smith
Associate Professor
Field Experience Coordinator
Advisor: Community Recreation and Youth Development

(203) 392-6390
SmithD17@SouthernCT.edu
Ph.D., Indiana University; M.S., Indiana University 
Office: OB 108D

Faculty Emeritus

Cipriano
Dr. Robert Cipriano

Professor Emeritus 
Former Chair, Recreation, Tourism, & Sport Management Department
(203) 392-6387
CiprianoR1@SouthernCT.edu
Ed.D., New York University;  M.S., Morehead State University 

PanzaDr. Joseph Panza
Professor Emeritus
PanzaJ1@SouthernCT.edu
Ed.D., University of Pennsylvania; M.A., Seton Hall University
Executive Director, SARAH, Inc., Guilford, CT
Former President/CEO, Bethpage Mission West, Inc., Englewood, CO 

Part-Time Faculty

Shane Beardsley
Shane Beardsley
M.S., Manhattanville College
Senior Director of Operations and Events, Harbor Yard Sports and Entertainment
BeardsleyS2@SouthernCT.edu


Janet Connolly, CTRS 
M.S., SUNY Cortland  
Director of Adaptive Sports, Hospital for Special Care


Steven Fredette
M.Ed., University of Connecticut 


Betsy Goff 
Private Practice
JD, Temple University School of Law

Lopiano
Dr. Donna Lopiano

Ph.D., University of Southern California
President & Founder, Sports Management Resources

Karreem A. Mebane
Karreem A. Mebane

MAR, Yale University
MebaneK1@SouthernCT.edu

 


Joseph Milone

M.S., Southern Connecticut State University
Park Ranger, New Haven Parks, Recreation, and Trees



Edward Mockus

M.Ed., Temple University 
Associate Athletic Director, Yale University


Palluzzi

Alex Palluzzi

M.S., Southern Connecticut State University
Director of Parks and Recreation, Branford, CT

Suzanne Shaw
Suzanne Shaw
MBA, Quinnipiac University
Director of Hospitality & Events, Yale University
Advisor: Tourism, Hospitality, & Event Management Program
FerraraShaS1@southernct.edu

 

Jim Shea
M.S., University of North Carolina



Martin Torresquintero
M.S., Southern Connecticut State University 
Outdoor-Adventure Coordinator, New Haven Parks, Recreation and Trees

STAFF

Gale Massimino
Department Secretary
(203) 392-6388
MassiminoG1@SouthernCT.edu
Office: OB 108, main area


GRADUATE ASSISTANTS

Taylor Carlson (Sport & Entertainment Management)
Meghan Davis (Recreation Therapy)