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(203) 392-5505

Mr. Crerar joined the staff of Southern Connecticut State University in 1984 as assistant to the director of the Student Center. He now serves as director of the Student Center after being promoted in 2003. Brad is active in many areas of campus life and works tirelessly for the betterment of students. He established Commuter Student Services, which provides academic and personal advice and support for commuter students. He has served as class adviser to six different senior classes, advises the student Programs Council, is currently a Student Government adviser, and serves on a number of key university committees.



Associate Director

(203) 392-5503

Mr. Simms has been employed at the university since 1995. He has been one of the assistant directors for the student center since 1998. He worked for the Department of Residence Life in which he was a hall director for several different residence halls. He completed his undergraduate studies at Southern Connecticut State University in 1994, with a major in business administration.

His responsibilities at the center include the overall supervision of the building, student conferences such as National Association for Campus Activities, reservation bookings, and all employment of student workers. He has been a faculty adviser for the Black Student Union since 1997 and Programs Council since 1999. He currently serves on a number of university committees.

Janet GooleyJanet Klicsu

Assistant Director

(203) 392-5513

Mrs. Klicsu joined the Student Center staff in 2003.  Janet is an alumni of Southern Connecticut State University and holds a B.A. in Therapeutic Recreation and an M.S. in Recreation Administration. Her background in student services comes from 4 years of experience as a University Assistant for the Student Center and 2 years of experience as a Graduate Intern for Residence Life. Janet's education in recreation is the perfect fit for her role in student activities, event planning and facility management and supervision. Janet supports many areas of the Student Center including Conference Services, marketing and publicity of student center materials and assists in the advisement of Programs Council and serves on several university committees. She is also a member of NACA, APCA, ACUI, and the ACE Network (America Council on Education's National Network for Women Leaders). 


Jessica Scibeck


Assistant Director

(203) 392-8973

Mrs. Scibek joined the Student Center in January 2006. She is responsible for managing and overseeing all aspects of the Student Center Fitness Center. Jessica has her B.S. in Human Movement & Sport Science from Sacred Heart University and a M.S. in Exercise Science from SCSU. She is a certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the NSCA, an ACSM certified exercise physiologist and a certified BLS Instructor through the American Heart Association.  Jessica also works closely with departments and organizations on and off campus to promote health and encourage active lifestyles in the SCSU community.  She serves on SCSU's IRB committee and has served on several national NIRSA committees.  Jess is an experienced group fitness instructor, trained in  TRX® and YogaFit® and often mentors student instructors.  She is also an adjunct instructor at SCSU, teaching Organization and Administration in Human Performance. 

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Judith Behler

Telephone Operator

(203) 392-8976

Judy has worked with SCSU since 1999 and joined the Student Center team in 2011.  She is an integral part of the team serving as a first point of contact for visitors in the Student Center.  She also serves as the entire University's point of contact through the telephone switchboard operations that are run from the Information Desk of the Student Center.


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Lisa Horelick

Administrative Assistant to the Director

(203) 392-5044

Lisa Horelick came to Southern with over seven years' experience in the corporate world. She joined Facilities Operations and Planning in 2000 and became a crucial part of their operations for over six years. Lisa joined the Student Center staff in 2006 as administrative assistant to the director of the Michael J. Adanti Student Center. Her diverse background gives her the ability to multitask with students, faculty, and staff. Her administrative and interpersonal skills help her manage a variety of situations that arise in the office. She is able to communicate effectively with our clients and quickly facilitate a positive outcome.

Ms. Horelick manages the daily flow of tasks, making sure students' needs are met concerning services in the Adanti Center Student. She is well versed in the entire operation of the Michael J. Adanti Student Center and is an integral part of the Student Center team.