Institutional Advancement 

The MCLA Office of Institutional Advancement includes development, alumni relations, conference planning, grants, athletics, and the MCLA Foundation, Inc. These departments work together to support the goal of advancing the mission of the College. 

Mailing Address 
Office of Institutional Advancement

375 Church Street 
North Adams, MA 01247

Physical Location
Office of Institutional Advancement
228 East Main Street
North Adams, MA 01247

Toll Free: 888.677.6252
Phone: 413.662.5224

Fax: 413.662.5260


Institutional Advancement Staff 


Robert "Bob" P. Ziomek '89

Vice President of Institutional Advancement
(413) 662-5229


Shela Levante

Campaign Manager/ Major Gifts Officer
(413) 662-5229

Jackie Kelly '17

Assistant Director/Special Projects Officer
(413) 662-5185

Joshua Mendel

Director of Corporate Engagement and Strategic Partnerships
(413) 662-5409

Jonathan “Jon” Del Sordo ’11 

Campus Rentals and Corporate Sponsorship Coordinator
(413) 662-5071


Carrie Burnett MBA '18

Director of Advancement Operations
(413) 662-5221


Constituent Engagement 

Kate Gigliotti

Sr. Director of Institutional Advancement
(413) 662-5074


Jami Pytko '03, MBA '13

Engagement Systems and Research Coordinator
(413) 662-5072

Amy S. Krzanik

Constituent Engagement Officer
(413) 662-5392

Currently Vacant

Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement


Institutional Grants Staff

Lynette Bond

Senior Director of Development for
Grants & Research
(413) 662-5106


Madeleine McKeon

Grants and Research Associate



Athletics Development and Communications Staff 

Jeff Puleri MBA '12

Assistant Athletic Director for Development and Communications
(413) 662-5403




Communications Coordinator

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