Institutional Advancement 

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

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

Mailing Address 
Office of Institutional Advancement
375 Church 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



Christina Kelly 

Assistant to the Vice President of Institutional Advancement
(413) 662-5229



Marc Morandi MBA '90

Director of Advancement Operations
(413) 662-5221


Jami Pytko '03, MBA '13

Advancement Operations Coordinator
(413) 662-5072


Taylor Graziola‎ '16

Advancement Operations Assistant
(413) 662-5224



Alumni Relations Staff

Kate Gigliotti

Director of Alumni Engagement & Donor Relations
(413) 662-5074


Shannon Cahill '18

Alumni Communications & Engagement Associate
(413) 662-5392


Institutional Grants Staff

Lynette Bond

Institutional Grant Coordinator
(413) 662-5106



Athletics Development and Communications Staff

Jeff Puleri MBA '12

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


Annual Fund & Special Gifts Staff 

Ryan Senecal

Director of Annual Giving and Special Gifts
(413) 662-5220


Amanda Meczywor '15

Annual Giving Associate
(413) 662-5391



Conference Planning Staff

Jackie Kelly '17

Coordinator of Conferences and Campus Events
(413) 662-5185





Communications Coordinator

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