Administration Officers 

Mark Anarumo, Ph.D., President

Karen Gaines, Ph.D., Provost & Dean of the Faculty

  • Danielle Pelczarski, M.S., Senior Vice President and Chief of Staff

  • William F. McCollough, M.A., Commandant & Vice President of Student Affairs

  • Mark L. Parker, Ph.D., Interim Dean of the College of Graduate and Continuing Studies (CGCS)

  • Kimberly Reilly, Ph.D., Vice President of Enrollment Management

  • Marcus Popiolek, Vice President of Marketing & Communications and AVP of Enrollment Services for (CGCS)

  • Jim Dunkelman, B.S, Interim Vice President for Administration and Finance

  • Tara Kulkarni, Ph.D., Associate Provost for Research & Chief Research Officer

  • Sharon R. Hamilton, Ph.D., Vice President of Strategic Partnerships

  • Lea Williams, Ph.D., Associate Provost for Educational Effectiveness

  • Elizabeth Kennedy, M.B.A., Vice President for Development & Alumni Relations

  • Bizhan Yahyazadeh, B.A., Vice President, Facilities Operations

  • Laura Amell, B.S., Executive Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff

The dates after the names indicate years of full-time service to Norwich University.

Richard W. Schneider (1992-2020) President Emeritus of the University B.S., 1968, U.S. Coast Guard Academy; 1973 M.A., Wesleyan University; 1985 Doctor of Philosophy, University of Delaware; 2020 Doctor of Higher Education Administration (Hon), Norwich University; Rear Admiral, USCGR (Ret.)