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Welcome to the LaGuardia Community College Directory. This site provides contact information for the many services we provide our constituents at the college and in the communities we serve. Use "Search Key Services" to find a service by keyword or department name. To find a specific person's contact information click on "Find a Person" to access our phone directory."



    Division of President's Office

  • President

    Gail O. Mellow

    Office: E-513
    Phone : (718) 482-5050

  • President's Office

    Keywords: Oversees and performs a range of diverse administrative activities for the President and the Office of the President; serves as a central point of liaison with other departments and external constituencies in the resolution of a variety of day-to-day matters concerning the office.
    Contact: Jessica Mendoza, Executive Assistant
    Phone: 718-482-5050
    Location/Room#: E513
  • Labor and Legal

    Keywords: Reporting to the President the Labor & Legal Affairs Designee serves as Chief Legal Representative for the College in all legal matters; advises the President on policies and provides recommendations to the President, Provost, Deans, Chairpersons & Directors on all contractual labor matters.
    Contact: Maria Cook, Esq., Executive Counsel to the President & Labor Designee
    Phone: 718-482-5077
    Location/Room#: E512
  • Affirmative Action

    Keywords: The Office of Compliance & Diversity handles complaints and concerns of discrimination and sexual harassment. This office also ensures compliance with state, federal, and local equal employment and affirmative action laws and practices.
    Contact: Christopher Todd Carozza, Chief Diversity Officer/ Affirmative Action Officer/Title IX Coordinator
    Phone: 718-482-5088
    Location/Room#: E512


  • Division of Academic Affairs

  • Provost and Sr. Vice President

    Associate Provost & Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs

    Dr. Paul Arcario

    Office: M400
    Phone : (718) 482-5401

    Dr. Bret Eynon

    Office: M400B
    Phone : (718) 482-5405

    Associate Provost & Dean for Academic Affairs

    Associate Dean for Leadership Development and Global Studies

    Dr. Ann E. Feibel

    Office: M412
    Phone : (718) 482-5642

    Vacant

    Office: M413A
    Phone : (718) 482-5478

    Assistant Dean for Teaching and Learning

    .

    Eric Hofmann

    Office: M414A
    Phone : (718) 482-5189

  • Provost's Office

    Keywords: Academic Affairs; Academic Programs; Outcomes Assessment; Periodic Program Reviews; Scholarship; Academic requirements & policies;
    Administrative Support: Esther Maria Rosario; Elizabeth Mahowald; Nicayra Toribio
    Phone: 718-482-5400
    Location/Room#: M400
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Contact: Esther Maria Rosario, Executive Assistant
    Phone: (718) 482-5400
    Location/Room#: M400
  • Natural Sciences Department

    Keywords: STEM; Environmental Science; Biology, Chemistry
    Contact: Dr. Dionne Miller, Department Chairperson
    Administrative Support: Carli Sinclair, Maureen Miller , Gargee (Indira) Persaud
    Phone: 718-482-5940
    Location/Room#: M-202
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Health Sciences Department

    Keywords: Human Services: Gerontology; Human Services: Mental Health; School Food Service Mgmt; Food Service Management; Dietetic Technician (DTR); Emergency Medical Technician/ Paramedic; Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA); Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA); Nursing (RN); Practical Nursing (PLN); Radiologic Technology (LRT); Veterinary Technology (LVT)
    Contact: Prof. Philip Gimber, Department Chairperson
    Administrative Support: Diane McKee-burke; Yon Lee; Jazmin Freire
    Phone: 718-482-5740
    Location/Room#: E-300
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Mathematics, Engineering, & Computer Science Department

    Keywords: Basic Skills-Math; STEM; Civil Engineering; Electrical Engineering Science; Mechanical Engineering; Programming and Systems; Computer Operations; Computer Operation: Network Admin & Security Option; Computer Science; Computer Technology; Programming & Systems
    Contact: Dr. Abderrazak Belkharraz, Department Chairperson
    Administrative Support: Anthony Pappas; Maria Depena
    Phone: 718-482-5710
    Location/Room#: E-218
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Social Science Department

    Keywords: Criminal Justice; Psychology, Anthropology; Political Science; History; Sociology; Economics
    Contact: Dr. Vanessa Bing, Department Chairperson
    Administrative Support: Aileen Solima; Christina Jaquez
    Phone: 718-482-5785
    Location/Room#: C-459
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Education & Language Acquisition Department

    Keywords: Education Associate: Bilingual Child
    Education: Childhood; Education: Secondary; Modern Languages; ESL [English as a Second Language]; Spanish-English Translation
    Contact: Dr. Marisa Klages-Bombich, Department Chairperson
    Administrative Support: Carmenza Arredondo; Marcia Perrotte; Allison Minto
    Phone: 718-482-5640
    Location/Room#: B-234
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Humanities Department

    Keywords: Commercial Photography; Commercial Photography: Fine Arts Option; Commercial Photography; Communication Studies; Fine Arts; Fine Arts: Design Studies Option; Music Recording Technology; New Media Technology; Digital Media Arts; Philosophy; Theater/ Performing Arts; Industrial Design
    Contact: Michael Rodriguez, Department Chairperson
    Administrative Support: Marie Jule; Seurette Bazelais
    Phone: 718-482-5690
    Location/Room#: C-745
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Business & Technology Department

    Keywords: Accounting; Business Administration; Business Administration: Aviation Management Option; Healthcare Management Option; Business Management; Business Management: Entrepreneurship and Small Business Option; Business Management: International Business Option; Paralegal Studies; Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Management; Word Processing Specialist
    Contact: Michael Napolitano, Department Chairperson
    Administrative Support: Yuslendy Zorrilla; Althea Roder; Deijy Sherpa
    Phone: 718-482-5600
    Location/Room#: B-327
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • English Department

    Keywords: Writing (Composition) Program; Writing & Literature; Creative Writing; Journalism Option
    Contact: Gordon Tapper, Department Chairperson
    Administrative Support: Lenore McShane; Linda Dong; Sylwia Niczewska
    Phone: 718-482-5656
    Location/Room#: E-103
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Library Department

    Keywords: Library Media Resources; eBooks; electronic reserves; iPad/ laptop loan; request a book /article; 3-D printing; research information
    Contact: Dr. Scott White, Chief Librarian
    Administrative Support: Nasrin Rahman
    Phone: 718-482-5420
    Location/Room#: E101
    Office Hours: See Hours
  • College Now

    Keywords: College Now; High School partners
    Contact: Carolyn Henner Stanchina, College Now Director
    Administrative Support: Jacqueline Liriano
    Phone: 718- 482-5418
    Location/Room#: E-115
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Early College

    Keywords: Early College; High School partners; Energy Tech High School
    Contact: Tyleah Castillo: Early College liaison; Mario Peña: Early College Data Manager; Maya Hinds: International High School; Aikaterini Papatheodorou: Energy Tech High School
    Administrative Support: Jacqueline Liriano
    Phone: 718- 482-5490
    Location/Room#: E-115
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Liberal Arts

    Keywords: Program Development and Evaluation; Curriculum; Liberal Arts; Pathways; Study Abroad / International Education; Experiential Learning; Learning Communities; Early College; Middle College; International High School; College Now; Libert Partnership; Articulation agreements
    Contact: Dr. Ann E. Feibel, Associate Provost and Dean, | Marsha Oropeza , Liberal Arts Program Manager
    Administrative Support: Michelle Smalls
    Phone: 718- 482-5642
    Location/Room#: M-412
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • LaGuardia Performing Arts Center

    Keywords: LPAC - LaGuardia Performing Arts Center; Theater
    Contact: Steven Hitt, Theater Director
    Administrative Support: Caryn Campo
    Phone: 718- 482-5154
    Location/Room#: E-241
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Center for Teaching & Learning

    Keywords: The Art of Advising: Learning & Implementing Holistic Advisement Skills; New to College! Building First Year Success; Strengthening Core Learning: Competencies, Integration, and Student Success; Faculty Scholars Publication Workshop; Cultivating and Expanding Hybrid/Online Teaching and Learning ; Connected Learning: ePortfolio and Integrative Pedagogy.
    The ePortfolio/Assessment Mini-Grant Program Carnegie Seminar on Teaching & Learning; Making Digital Learning Count: Expanding Online/Hybrid Education in Mathematics; Community 2.0: Teaching and Learning Networks; New Faculty Colloquium; Connect to Learning: ePortfolio, Engagement and Student Success; Making Transfer Connections: ePortfolio and Student Success Across CUNY; In Transit: The LaGuardia Journal on Teaching and Learning
    Contact: Eric Hofmann, Assistant Dean for Teaching and Learning
    Administrative Support: Aarkieva Smith; Jesse Wolfe
    Phone: 718- 482-5462
    Location/Room#: M-413A
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • LaGuardia & Wagner Archives

    Keywords: Archives; Archives' Multi-Media; Collections; Photograph Reproduction
    Contact: Dr. Richard K. Lieberman, LaGuardia & Wagner Archives Director
    Administrative Support: Hazera Jalil
    Phone: 718-482-5065
    Location/Room#: E-238
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Academic Supplemental Support-1st Year Programs

    Keywords: USIP - University Summer Immersion Program; Immersion and summer bridge programs; First Year Institute; Academic Supplemental Support; Developmental course offerings; Second Chance Program; Orientation program; Prep Workshops
    Contact: Daryl Davis, Director of the First-Year Institute
    Administrative Support: Elizabeth Mahowald
    Phone: 718- 482-5395
    Location/Room#: M-402
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5


  • Division of Student Affairs

  • Interim Vice President

    Interim Associate Dean for Access & Achievement

    Nireata Seals

    Office: C317F

    Astrid Rodriguez Serra

    Office: C317I
    Phone : (718) 482-7609

    Associate Dean for Progress & Completion

    Assistant Dean for Student Engagement

    Bartholomew Grachan

    Office: C317L
    Phone : (718) 482-5970

    James Salnave

    Office: C317
    Phone : (718) 482-5446

  • Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs

    Keywords: Vice President for Student Affairs, Dean of Enrollment Services, Dean of Advisement Records and Registration, Deputy to the Vice President, Judicial Officer, Student Ombuds Officer.
    Contact: Irving Uribe, Executive Assistant to the Vice President, Aaron Maldonado
    Phone: 718-482-5180
    Location/Room#: C-317
    Office Hours: M-Th 9-6 | F 9-5
  • Apply To LaGuardia

  • Admissions

    Keywords: Undergraduate Freshman Application, Undergraduate Transfer Application, Transfer Credit Evaluation, Visiting/Non-Degree Application,Direct Admit, Recruitment, International or foreign student application; early admission; reactivate; reapply; deferred admission; enroll; readmit.
    Contact: LaVora DesVigne, Director
    Phone: 718- 482-7206
    Email: admissions@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: C-102
    Office Hours: M & Th 9-7 | T & W 9-5 | F,S,Su Closed
  • International Student Services

    Keywords: Maintain F-1 visa status, Ensure legal compliance of F-1 visa status, Career opportunities, Academic Advising, Foreign students.
    Contact: Larisa Lerner, Coordinator
    Phone: 718-482-5145
    Email: fsinformation@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: B-117
    Office Hours: M, T, Th 9-5 | W 9-7
  • Student Information Center-Welcome Center

    Keywords: College information. Direct assistance with processes and referrals to college offices for admissions, testing, registration, advisement, and financial aid. Assistance with logging into and using important web services like student My LaGuardia, LaGuardia VIP, ePortfolio, CUNYfirst, CUNY Portal and Degree Works. In-person services at Welcome Center in M-Lobby/Shenker Hall.
    Contact: Loretta Capuano
    Phone: 718-482-5935
    Email: callcenter@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: M-Lobby
    Office Hours: M-Th 9-7
  • Paying For College

  • Student Financial Services

    Keywords: FAFSA Application, PELL/TAP Applications, Scholarship Applications, Book Advances, Veteran Benefit Certifications, Financial Aid, Financial Services, Verification, Student loans, Work-Study, CUNY Scholar debit card.
    Contact: Dr. Gail Baksh- Jarrett, Senior Director
    Phone: 718-482-5242
    Email: StudentFinancialServices@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: C-107
    Office Hours: M,Th 9-7 | T,W 9-5 | F 9-1
  • Register For Classes

  • Advisement

    Keywords: Majors, Admissions, choose courses or classes, Campus services, Graduation plan, Career plan, Academic advising, Advisor, Advising, Electives, Pathways, Requirements, Change major, Drop or withdraw, Guidance counselor
    Phone: 718-482-6070
    Location/Room#: B-102
    Office Hours: M & Th 9-7 | T & W 9-5 | F 9-3 |S Closed
  • Office of Students with Disabilities

    Keywords: Academic, Career and Personal Counseling, Priority Registration, Academic Advisement, Assistive Technology, Tutoring, Proctoring of Exams, Accommodations, IEP.
    Contact: Jhony Nelson, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5279
    Location/Room#: M-102
    Office Hours: M-Th 9-8 | F 9-5 (Except Summer)
  • Registrar

    Keywords: Verify residency, Post grade, Develop course schedule, Process change of grades, Process transcript requests, Provide enrollment verifications, Order copies of degrees, Change of Major, Add/Drop/Withdraw, Intent to Graduate, Register for class
    Contact: Burhan Siddiqui, Registrar
    Phone: 718-482-5085
    Location/Room#: C-107
    Office Hours: M,Th 9-7 | T,W 9-5 | F 9-1
  • Testing Office

    Keywords: Placement testing, CATW, Ability to Benefit Testing, Compass Math and Reading, Relabeling of ESL placement following initial test, CUNY Assessment Test
    Contact: Alex Abramov, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5146
    Email: testing@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: C460
    Office Hours: M,Th 9-7 | T,W 9-5
  • Veterans Affairs

    Keywords: High school equivalency, College prep courses; Computer classes; Tutoring; GI Bill, VA benefits, Military friendly
    Contact: Stephen Clark, Director
    Phone: 718-482-7590
    Location/Room#: C-371
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5:30
  • Career and Transfer

  • Center for Career and Professional Development

    Keywords: Career planning and exploration, Job search and preparation, Job referrals, Resume reviews, Mock interviews, Networking opportunities, Job fairs, On-campus Recruitment (OCR), CUNY LEADS program, eCareer, online tools, Employment center, Career center, Career counselors, Job placement.
    Contact : Jessica Perez, Senior Director
    Phone: 718-482-5235
    Email: career@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: B-114
    Office Hours: M & Th 9 AM - 7 PM | T, W, F 9 AM - 5 PM
  • Transfer Services

    Keywords: Transferring to 4-year colleges, Articulation agreements, Choosing a college
    Phone: 718-482-5185
    Email: Transfer@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: B-215
    Office Hours: M,Th 9-7 | T,F 9-5 | W 10-5
  • Activities After Class

  • Athletics & Recreation

    Keywords: Intercollegiate Athletics Men's and Women's Basketball, Fitness, Recreation, Aquatics, Athlete Eligibility, Open Recreational Play, Intramural Sports, Basketball Skills Academy, Open Swimming, Swim courses, Lap swim, Pool, Fitness Center, Dance Classes, Exercise, Gym, Varsity, Red Hawks, Yoga.
    Contact: Brian Goldstein, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5047
    Location/Room#: MB-42
    Office Hours: M,Th 8-5 | W,Th 9-8 | Sa Closed
  • Campus Life

    Keywords: Student activities and clubs, New Student Orientation, Co-Curricular Programming, Graduation ceremony, Student Government Association Student Elections, Clubs, Commencement, Events, Student life
    Contact: Conrad Walker, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5190
    Email: campuslife@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: M-115
    Office Hours: M,T 9-5 | W,Th 9-8 | F 9-5
  • Fitness Center/ Gym

    Contact: James Campbell
    Phone: 718-482-5043
    Location/Room#: M Basement
    Gym Hours: M-F 8-8:30 | Sa 9-4:30
  • Pool

    Contact: Dragos Coca, Swim Instructor
    Phone: 718-482-5038
    Location/Room#: E-148
    Lap Swim: M-F 7:30-10:15 | S 2:15-3:15 | Su 2:15-3:30
    Open Swim: M-F 1-3 | S 3:15-6
  • Support Services

  • Early Childhood Learning Center

    Keywords: Infant Toddler Program, Preschool Program, Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) program, Thera Care, Extended Day Program, Saturday Program, Summer Camp, Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) site, On - campus Child Care, Babysitting, Day care.
    Phone: 718-482-5295
    Location/Room#: MB-09
    Office Hours: M,Th 7:45 - 8PM | T, W, F 7:45 - 6 | Sa (L103) 9-3
  • Health and Wellness

    Keywords: Immunization Clinics, Health Risk Behaviors, Violence and Crimes, Sexual Life/HELPS, Health Care Counseling, Nutrition and Fitness, Family Health, Mental Health, Smoke Cessation, Emergency Medical Care, Insurance Enrollment, HIV/STD Testing, Medical leave of Absence, Nurse's office, Birth control, Drug use.
    Contact: Renee Fuseyamore, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5280
    Location/Room#: MB-40
    Office Hours: M-F 9-8
  • Wellness Center (Mental health counseling)

    Keywords: Confidential short-term individual, weekly, personal wellness and counseling sessions, Intakes and referral services, Crisis Intervention support, Workshops for Stress management, depression, emotional issues, faculty and staff outreach and education, personal issues
    Phone: 718-482-5471
    Contact: Frank LaTerra- Bellino, Director
    Location/Room#: C-249
    Office Hours: M-Th 9-8 | F 9-5
  • Single Stop

    Keywords: Screening for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Women, Infants and Children (WIC), food pantry, housing, legal, immigration assistance, homelessness, hunger, and tax preparation, Financial benefits
    Contact: Rhonda Mouton, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5129
    Location/Room#: C-107
    Office Hours: M-Th 9 AM - 5 PM, Friday - call for times


  • Division of Administration

  • Vice President

    Executive Director of Human Resources

    Shahir Erfan

    Office: E-409
    Phone : 718-482-5501

    Oswald E. Fraser

    Office: E-408
    Phone : 718-482-5080

    Executive Director of Facilities Management and Planning

    Executive Director of Finance and Business Affairs

    Kenneth Campanelli

    Office: E-409
    Phone : 718-482-5502

    Thomas Hladek

    Office: E-413
    Phone : 718-482-5510

  • Administrative and Support Services

    Keywords: Records Management, telephone services, mail and messenger services, receiving and car services, E-stockroom, property management, custodial services, and print shop.
    Contact: Diane Colon , Director
    Phone: 718-482-5506
    Location/Room#: MB26
  • Building Operations

    Keywords: Service, maintenance & repair of existing building systems, heating, cooling, ventilation & life safety systems.
    Contact: Yury Fastovsky, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5582
    Location/Room#: MB79
  • Public Safety

    Keywords: Public safety, keys, ID office and fire safety.
    Contact: James Grantham, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5559
    Location/Room#: M145
  • Cleaning

    Keywords: Custodial Service, Cleaning, Housekeeping
    Phone: 718-482-5550
    Location/Room#: MB27
  • Environmental Health & Safety

    Keywords: OSHA Training, environmental compliance, hazardous waste management, fire and lab safety, and asbestos inspections.
    Contact: Peter Jayasekara, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5507
    Location/Room#: E409B
  • Facilities Planning, Design, and Construction

    Keywords: Facilities planning and engineering. Space, office and classroom design.
    Contact: Richard Ka-Shain Ng, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5572
    Location/Room#: C350B
  • Auxiliary Services and Sustainability

    Keywords: Contract Services, Dining Services, Vending, Book Store, Parking Services and ATM, MBJ.
    Contact: Anthony Lugo
    Phone: 718-482-5503
    Location/Room#: E409D
  • Bursar

    Keywords: Tuition and Fees, Payment Options, Payment Plan, Refunds, Payment and Collections.
    Contact: Tony Abreu, Student Financials Director
    Phone: 718-482-5524
    Location/Room#: C-110
  • Business Office

    Keywords: Budget, Payroll, Accounting, Accounts Payable, Purchasing and Bursar operations.
    Contact: Giaman (Carmen) Luong, Business Office
    Phone: 718-482-5511
    Location/Room#: E-413
    Office Hours: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Accounting & Accounts Payable

    Keywords: Accounts Payable, Auxiliary Enterprises, Education Fund, LaGuardia CC Foundation, Eary Childhood Learning Center, College Association, Tuition & Fee Revenue Accounting.
    Contact: Nancy Martinez-Palma, Finance Controller
    Phone: 718-482-5541
    Location/Room#: E-413 F
    Office Hours: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Payroll

    Keywords: Payroll Operations and Payroll Management System.
    Contact: Kervina Jolly, Payroll Manager
    Phone: 718-482-5518
    Location/Room#: E-402
    Office Hours: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Purchasing

    Keywords: Procurement, Contracts, RFPs, Vendors, Purchasing, ICAs, ITBs.
    Contact: Mitchell R Henderson, Director/Procurement and Contracts
    Phone: 718-482-5534
    Location/Room#: E-405G
    Office Hours: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Keywords: Procurement, Contracts, RFPs, Vendors, ICAs.
    Contact: Tawanikka Smith, Purchasing Agent III
    Phone: 718-482-5590
    Location/Room#: E-405F
    Office Hours: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Budget

    Keywords: Tax Levy budget, operating expenditures, allocations, budget modifications, financial plan, financial statements and all-funds reporting.
    Contact: Anthony Garafola, Director of Budget & Financial Planning
    Phone: 718-482-5538
    Location/Room#: E413G
    Office Hours: 9 am - 5 pm
  • Human Resources

    Keywords: Benefits and Professional Development.
    Contact: Heather Grant, Associate Director
    Phone: 718-482-5082
    Location/Room#: E-408
  • Keywords: Full time faculty and adjuncts.
    Contact: Linda Harris, Associate Director of Faculty and Staff
    Phone: 718-482-5087
    Location/Room#: E-408
  • Keywords: Classified staff and recruitment.
    Contact: Claudette Gray, Associate Director for Recruitment and Staff Relations
    Phone: 718-482-5062
    Location/Room#: E-407
  • Bookstore

    Keywords: Textbooks, course materials, supplies, and school spirit merchandise.
    Contact: Marc Adelson, Manager
    Phone: 718-482-5579
    Email: bkslagcc@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: MB05
  • Dining Services

    Keywords: Food, cafeteria, catering, healthy choices, snacks, and beverages.
    Contact: Ely Santiago, Manager
    Phone: 718-482-5578
    Email: mbjfoodservice@aol.com
    Location/Room#: M164


  • Division of Adult Continuing Education - ACE

  • Vice President

    Jane E. Schulman

    Office: C227D
    Phone : (718) 482-5301

    Associate Dean - Administration

    Associate Dean - Workforce Development

    Shannon Bryant

    Office: C227E
    Phone : (718) 482-5092

    Francesca Fiore

    Office: C227F
    Phone : (718) 482-5332

  • 10,000 Small Businesses

    Keywords: 10,000 Small Businesses is a five-year initiative, developed by Goldman Sachs, to help 10,000 small businesses across the U.S. grow and create jobs through greater access to business education, support services and capital.
    Contact: Mary Jane Escobar-Collins, Director of Operations
    Phone: 718-730-7401
    Location/Room#: C-911
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
    Contact: Paisley Demby, Business Services Director
    Phone: 718-730-7402
    Location/Room#: C-911
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Adult Basic Skills

    Keywords: The Adult Basic Skills department offers free and low-cost classroom instruction (reading, writing and math skills) to adults over 19 years of age in both English and Spanish for adult basic education (ABE) and high school equivalency (HSE) preparation.
    Contact: Maritza Pritsos, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5926
    Location/Room#: C-400
    Office Hours: MTWTh 10:30-6:30
    Service Area: HSE Testing Center
    Keywords: The Adult Basic Skills department is an official New York State high school equivalency (HSE) testing center for adult candidates over the age of 19 wanting to sit for the McGraw Hill Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC).
    Contact: Rossana Zúñiga, Coordinator
    Phone: 718-730-7402
    Location/Room#: C-400
    Office Hours: M T W Th, 10:30-6:30
  • Business Services

    Keywords: Program Portfolio SBDC, PTAC, SBTRC
    Contact: Linda Mellon, Executive Director
    Phone: 718-482-5367
    Location/Room#: B-309D
    Office Hours: M-F, 9-5
  • Information Technology - ACE

    Keywords: Application development/maintenance and computer lab support for all Adult and Continuing Education Programs.
    Contact: John Lagamjis, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5142
    Location/Room#: C-916
  • Career and Professional Programs (CAPP)

    Keywords: Career and Professional Programs prepare students for a wide variety of careers, with over 20 certificate and license training courses in areas such as healthcare, bookkeeping and accounting, computer training, construction management and more.
    Contact: Chandana Mahadeswaraswamy, Associate Director
    Phone: 718-482-5481
    Email: aceprofessional@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: M-143H
    Office Hours: M-Th 10:00am- 6:15pm | F 8:30-3:30pm | SAT 8:30-4:30pm
  • Center for Contract Training (CCT)

    Keywords: Center for Contract Training develops customized educational programs in a variety of fields for businesses, non-profits, community groups and other organizations. Programs range from ESL classes for post-doctoral fellows at Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital to credit-bearing security courses for Transportation Security Officers at Kennedy and LaGuardia Airports.
    Contact: Kimberly Kendall, Executive Director
    Phone: 718-482-5330
    Email: cce@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: M-143
    Office Hours: M-F 9:00am-5:00pm
  • College and Career Pathways Professional Development Institute (CCPI)

    Keywords: CCPI provides adult and developmental educators with the tools and techniques to increase student success and strengthen college and career readiness programs. CCPI offers professional development workshops and technical assistance to on-campus and off-campus professionals.
    Contact: Shirley Baez, Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 718-482-5387
    Location/Room#: C-404
    Office Hours: M-F 9:00am-5:00pm
  • Career Development Center (CDC)

    Keywords: The Career Development Center provides career counseling, job readiness and employment services to students in ACE academic and training programs.
    Contact: Beth Lord ,Director
    Phone: 718-730-7335
    Location/Room#: C-225
    Office Hours: M-F 9:00am-5:00pm | occasional evenings
  • Center for Immigrant Education and Training (CIET)

    Keywords: The Center for Immigrant Education and Training offers free and low-cost English classes in the context of specific careers and job training programs, along with career counseling and case management services to low-income immigrant adults. Its goal is to support students in becoming lifelong learners and independent, contributing citizens of New York.
    Service Area: ESOL Training
    Contact: Hillary Gardner, Acting Director, CIET
    Phone: 718-482-5460
    Location/Room#: C-239 East
    Office Hours: M T W Th, 10:30-6:30
  • College Prep Program

    Keywords: The College Prep Program provides information and advice to prospective students about how college studies can help them meet their personal and professional goals.
    Contact: Marian Blaber, Executive Director
    Phone: 718-482-5966
    Location/Room#: C-223
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5
  • CUNY Fatherhood Academy

    Keywords: The CUNY Fatherhood Academy serves fathers between the ages of 18-24. Our goals are to assist young fathers in becoming better parents, furthering their education, and obtaining gainful employment in order to support themselves and their families.
    Contact: Raheem Brooks, Coordinator
    Phone: 718-730-7337
    Location/Room#: C-225
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5
  • CUNY Language Immersion Program (CLIP)

    Keywords: The CUNY English Language Immersion Program is for students who have been admitted to a City Univesity of New York (CUNY) college, but who need more English skills before taking college courses.
    Contact: Marian Blaber, Executive Director
    Phone: 718-482-5966
    Location/Room#: C-223
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5
  • CUNY Start Program

    Keywords: CUNY Start is an intensive 18-week program that offers both part time and full time classes in academic reading, writing and math for new, incoming students who have not passed 2 or more of the CUNY placement/assessment exams. The CUNY Start program, which costs only $75 including books, allows students to save financial aid for credit courses and offers academic advisement.
    Contact: Thomas Dieter, Acting Director
    Phone: 718-482-5701
    Email: cunystart@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: C-415
    Office Hours: M-F 9-6
  • Grants Office

    Keywords: The Grants Office provides pre-award services (e.g., researching and publicizing funding opportunities, collaborating on proposals and budgets) and post-award services (e.g., managing budgets, purchasing, and HR functions for RF employees).
    Contact: Laura Bartovics , Director
    Phone: 718-482-5073
    Location/Room#: C-232
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5pm
  • NYDesigns

    Keywords: NYDesigns, a business incubator, helps emerging and established designers and technology companies grow their firms by offering low cost studio space, business and sustainability training, business counseling, and a cutting-edge prototype lab—all under one roof.
    Service Area: Design and Tech Businesses
    Contact: Tristan Bel, Director
    Phone: 718-663-8402
    Location/Room#: C-760
    Office Hours: M-F 8:30-6:00

    Green Jobs Training Program

    Keywords: The Green Jobs Training Program prepares unemployed individuals for careers in Waste Management, Green Cleaning, and green Building Operations and Maintenance. The program also offers job readiness training and job placement services.
    Service Area: Green Jobs for unemployed individuals
    Contact: Karla Bravo, Sustainability Coordinator
    Phone: 718-730-7362
    Location/Room#: BA-24
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5
  • Pre-College Academic Programming (PCAP)

    Keywords: PCAP runs two innovative program models that prepare students for the high school equivalency exam, college/postsecondary studies or vocational training programs. The Bridge to College and Careers Program focuses high school equivalency preparation on careers and college readiness through contextualized instruction in business, health or science. PCAP’s NYBEST Programs focus on math and literacy skills in the context of vocational training.
    Contact: Amy Dalsimer, Executive Director
    Phone: 718-482-5085
    Email: pcap@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: C-400
    Office Hours: MF 9am-5pm
  • Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC)

    Keywords: Our mission is to assist businesses located in Queens to market their goods and services to the Federal, State, and local governments. We strive to simplify the steps necessary to successfully sell to the government. The center offers procurement technical assistance and training workshops to meet the needs of any size business, including Minority Owned Small Business, Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business/Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB/VOSB) and Women Owned Small Businesses throughout the Queens region.
    Contact: Edgard Hernandez, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5289
    Location/Room#: B-309
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5
  • Program for Deaf Adults (PDA)

    Keywords: Program for Deaf Adults is the largest, most comprehensive, post-secondary program for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing students in the New York City area offering ADA accommodations and support services for credit students; Continuing Education classes in Adult Basic Ed and High School Equivelency, and American Sign Language, and the ASL-English Interpretation Program.
    Contact: Robert Hills, Acting Director
    Phone: 718-482-5324
    Email: pda@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: C-203
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5
  • Small Business Development Center

    Keywords: The LaGuardia Small Business Development Center provides free, one-on-one professional counseling for existing and start-up businesses in English, Spanish and Chinese. Areas of advising include how to start a business; legal requirements; business and financial planning; marketing; business expansion; assistance with franchises; international trade and more.
    Contact: Rosa A. Figueroa, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5962
    Email: sbdc@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: BA 02
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5
  • TAXI & FHV Institute

    Keywords: The Taxi & FHV Driver Institute offers programs for Taxi and FHV Drivers licensed by the NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission. We provide training and information concerning all aspects of professional driving from acquiring to maintaining a license.
    Contact: Kimberly Kendall, Executive Director
    Phone: 718-482-5333
    Location/Room#: M-143
    Office Hours: M-F 8:30-6:30
  • The English Language Center (TELC)

    Keywords: TELC is the largest English language program in New York City offering ESL classes in the morning, afternoon, evening and Saturdays to beginning to advanced levels of students. The intensive ESL programs meet US government requirements for issuance of I-20s for student visas.
    Contact: Elizabeth Iannotti, Assistant Director
    Phone: 718-482-5360
    Email: english@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: C-354
    Office Hours: M-Th 9-7 | F 9-5 | Sat 9-2
  • New York City Welcome Back Center (NYCWBC)

    Keywords: The NYCWBC provides career pathways advisement and referrals to internationally-trained nurses, physicians, and mental health professionals. Working with the national Welcome Back Initiative, its mission is to: guide clients through the NY State re-credentialing process, provide career counseling towards alternative pathways in healthcare, review job-readiness skills, and make referrals to appropriate English language, test preparation, professional advisement and job placement services, both on campus and through external partners.
    Service Area:
    Contact: Hillary Gardner , Acting Director
    Phone: 718-482-5460
    Location/Room#: C-239 East
    Office Hours: M T W Th, 10:30-6:30
  • Workforce Education Center

    Keywords: The Workforce Education Center provides free vocational skills training; high school equivalency preparation for teens; youth internship and community programs; and academic enhancement services to low income youth and adults. Programs include Summer Youth Employment Program, Young Adult Internship Program, Justice Community Program and Home to Work Center for Displaced Homemakers. Emphasis is placed on empowering students to develop computer literacy and transferable job skills in order to compete in an increasingly technological society.
    Service Area: Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP)
    Keywords: SYEP, The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) provides New York City youth between the ages of 14 and 24 with paid summer employment for up to six weeks in July and August.
    Contact: Adjoa Gzifa, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5340
    Email: syep@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: C-314
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5
    Service Area: High School Equivalency
    Keywords: The Pathways to Graduation Program provides high school equivalency preparation services to students between the ages of 17 and 20.
    Contact: Winifred Miller, Coordinator
    Phone: 718-482-5340
    Location/Room#: C-314
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5
    Service Area: Justice Community Program
    Keywords: LaGuardia's Justice Community Program is part of the NYC Young Men's Initiative and is funded by the Center for Economic Opportunity and the NYC Department of Probation. We work with young men and women with or without criminal court involvement, providing them with access to tools necessary for effectively serving their community, particularly by way of community benefit projects. Many of our participants reside in or associate themselves with high-risk neighborhoods and have been directly involved in criminal activities, arrested, or placed on probation within the last 12 months.
    Contact: Nakita Vanstory, Coordinator
    Phone: 718-725-3324 or 718-725-3304
    Location/Room#: SUNY Queens EOC
    158-29 Archer Ave.
    Jamaica, NY 11433
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5
    Service Area: Young Adult Internship Program (YAIP)
    Keywords: YAIP is a paid internship program for New York City youth, ages 16-24, who are not working and not in school. Participants gain work experience, earn up to $3,000 in 14 weeks, and have the opportunity to explore college life.
    Contact: M'Shell Patterson , Director
    Phone: (718) 609-2131
    Location/Room#: C-344
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)/Paramedic and Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) Programs

    Keywords: The EMT and Paramedic Programs train individuals in Basic Pre-Hospital Emergency Care. New York State certification depends upon satisfactory attendance, successful completion of course exams, and passing of a final exam administered by the New York State Department of Health, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services. The Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) Program trains students to become an important member of the medical team who assists the physician with procedures such as taking vital signs, preparing patients for medical procedures, and performing phlebotomy (blood drawing) and electrocardiography (EKG).
    Contact: Christine Alvarez, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5768
    Location/Room#: C-339
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5
  • Small Business Transportation Resource Center (SBTRC)

    Keywords: The US Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Northeast Small Business Transportation Resource Center, located at LaGuardia Community College, helps new and emerging businesses obtain transportation-related contracts. Assistance is available through training and advising on marketing to the DOT, Disadvantaged Business Enterprise certification, short-term lending and bonding assistance.
    Contact: Elizabeth Perdomo, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5941
    Location/Room#: B-309
    Office Hours: M-F 9-5


  • Division of Information Technology

  • Vice President

    Associate Dean

    Henry Saltiel

    Office: E-517
    Phone : 718-482-6120

    Bradford Orcutt

    Office: E-506
    Phone : 719-482-6122

  • Institutional Research & Assessment

    Keywords: Aggregate student based data analysis, dashboards, surveys, focus groups, qualitative / quantitative, consultation.
    Contact: Nathan Dickmeyer, Director
    Phone: 718-482-6130
    Email: IRA@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: E Building - E-517
  • Information Systems

    Keywords: Transaction systems management, application development, web services, enterprise systems reporting, website, application, mobile development & maintainance, design, reporting, consultation.
    Contact: William Lindner, Director
    Phone: 718-482-6138
    Email: IS@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: M Building - M311
  • Contact: Teresa Saljanin, Web Services Manager
    Phone: 718-482-6106
    Email: Itwebteam@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: M Building - M311
  • Instructional Services & Media Distribution

    Keywords: Support of SmartClassroom, Computer Classrooms, and Computer Study Halls. Blackboard Support, Technical Support for Faculty and Students, Computer Training Center, FREE Computer Training For Students, Faculty & Staff
    Contact: Theresia Litvay-Sardou, Director
    Phone: 718-482-6123
    Email: ISMD@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: E Building - E506
  • Contact: Blackboard Support Team
    Phone: 718-482-6121
    Email: BlackBoardSupport@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: B Building - B127
  • Contact: Jetmir Troshani, Training Coordinator
    Phone: 718-482-6198
    Email: ISMD@lagcc.cuny.edu
    Location/Room#: B Building - B333B
  • Network Administration

    Keywords: Computer acquisitions, installation, support, Faculty/Staff IT Help Desk, server, storage, networks.
    Contact: Jason Bryan, Director
    Phone: 718-482-6129
    Location/Room#: M Building - M416
  • Information Technology - ACE

    Keywords: Application development/maintenance and computer lab support for Grant Funded and Fee-Based programs
    Contact: John Lagamjis, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5142
    Location/Room#: C-916


  • Division of Institutional Advancement

  • Vice President

    Susan Lyddon

    Office: E508B
    Phone : (718) 482-5061

  • Marketing & Communications

    Keywords: Strategic marketing and communications; Identity; Print and online communications, Community Relations, Media, Branding, Design, Video, Photography, Public Relations and Web Development
    Contact: Charles A. Elias, Director
    Phone: 718-482-5052
    Location/Room#: E509
  • Development

    Keywords: Alumni Relations, Donor Relations, Fundraising, Corporate Sponsorships, Scholarships, LaGuardia CC Foundation, Contributions, Bequest, Planned Giving, Board of Directors.
    Contact: Carl Ferrero, Executive Director
    Phone: 718-482-5028
    Location/Room#: E508
  • External Affairs

    Keywords: Community Relations, Government Relations, Public Relations, News and Media, Corporate and Small Business Relations, Space Rentals, Location Filming
    Contact: Helen Ho, Director
    Administrative Support: Alexandra Owens
    Phone: 718-482-5644
    Location/Room#: E509B