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CSCU leadership works with the campus leaders, faculty, and staff to help increase the educational attainment and workforce development of Connecticut's adult population.

Executive Staff

  • Mark E. Ojakian

    President, Connecticut State Colleges & Universities

    Mark E. Ojakian

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  • Jane McBride Gates

    Provost & Senior VP Academic & Student Affairs

    Jane McBride Gates

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  • David L. Levinson

    Vice President for Community Colleges

    David L. Levinson

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  • Elsa Núñez

    Vice President for State Universities

    Elsa Núñez

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Senior Staff

Name Title Contact
Leigh Appleby Director of Communications 860-723-0617
Benjamin Barnes Chief Financial Officer 860-723-0251
Alexandra Beaudoin Director of Government Relations 860-723-0017
Erin Fitzgerald Associate Director for Board Affairs 860-723-0013
William J. Gammell, Ph.D. Director of Research & System Effectiveness 860-723-0054
Alice Pritchard Chief of Staff 860-723-0016
Joe Tolisano Chief Information Officer 860-723-0125
Ernestine Y. Weaver Counsel 860-723-0114
Steven Weinberger Vice President for Human Resources 860-723-0252

Campus Presidents

President Institution Type
Zulma Toro Central Connecticut State University
Ed Klonoski Charter Oak State College
James Lombella Asnuntuck Community College
G. Duncan Harris Capital Community College
Elsa Núñez Eastern Connecticut State University
Paul Broadie II Gateway Community College
Paul Broadie II Housatonic Community College
Tanya Millner-Harlee Manchester Community College
Steven Minkler Middlesex Community College
Daisy Cocco De Filippis Naugatuck Valley Community College
Michael Rooke Northwestern CT Community College
Cheryl C. De Vonish Norwalk Community College
Carlee Drummer Quinebaug Valley Community College
Joe Bertolino Southern Connecticut State University
Mary Ellen Jukoski Three Rivers Community College
James Lombella (interim) Tunxis Community College
John B. Clark Western Connecticut State University