Terry Martinez leads the staff of the Division of Student Life with a focus on student leadership and engagement, intellectual and personal growth, a safe living and learning environment, and community building activities.
Dean of Students
Jeff Landry is responsible for the day-to-day operations and provides direction and leadership to the division of Student Life. In addition, Jeff provides oversight for the following departments: Campus Safety, Counseling and Psychological Services, Student Health Services and the Office of Community Standards. Jeff also chairs the Students of Concern Committee and Hamilton Emergency Response Team (HERT).
Lorna Boyer Chase provides leadership and oversight for a campus-wide student case management program that addresses the needs of students who are experiencing significant difficulties related to mental health, physical health, and/or psycho-social adjustment. Lorna will provide direct case management services including interventions, referrals, and follow-up services. She will work in close collaboration with faculty, faculty advisors, health care providers, Student Affairs colleagues and parents and manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
Professor of Psychology Tara McKee coordinates the academic advising program and serves as a resource for faculty advisors. She chairs the Committee on Academic Standing (CAS), assists students to prepare petitions to the CAS, and administers its decisions. Tara works with faculty and other associate deans to help students resolve a variety of academic issues, and consults with the chair of the Honor Court on cases.
Allen Harrison advises international students, manages the peer mentoring programming for first-generation and multicultural students, and oversees accessibility services. For the latter, he works closely with students and their faculty members to coordinate accommodations for students with disabilities. Allen also chairs the Bias Incident Response Team (BIRT).
Catherine Berryman serves as the College’s Title IX Coordinator and oversees the College's Code of Student Conduct. Catherine coordinates the activities of the Harassment and Sexual Misconduct Board and the Judicial Board.
Cori Smith ’17 is the Title IX Education and Compliance Coordinator. She is responsible for developing and implementing Hamilton’s sexual assault prevention and education curriculum.
Regina Johnson provides a broad range of administrative support to the Associate Dean for Health and Safety and the Associate Dean for Multicultural Affairs and Accessibility Services. In addition, she coordinates judicial meetings/hearings and assists international students with immigration documents.
Karen Prentice-Duprey provides a broad range of secretarial and administrative support for the Associate Dean of Students for Academics (including duties for the Committee on Academic Standing and the Honor Court) and serves as a liaison for the Office of Off-Campus Study.