Board of Trustees & Administration

Board of Trustees

Chris Bierbrier, MBA
President, Bierbrier Development Inc.

Karen Bottar, Ph.D.
Managing Director (Retired)
Boston Financial Management

Carmela Caplain, CPA
Vice President, Finance, American Student Assistance

Mimi Crowell, Ph.D.
Center for Modern Psychoanalytic Studies

Christopher de Souza, Ph.D.
Broadview Ventures

David Fogel, M.B.A., C.P.A.
Treasurer, Swifton CFOs

Joyce Fredkin

Melissa Fristrom, Psya.D.
Core Allies

Emily Kretchmer, Esq.
Secretary, Krokidas & Bluestein LLP

Alan D. Lucas, Chair,
Navigation Sciences, Inc.

Jean Claude Noel, MA, MS
Senior Associate,
Kets de Vries Institute

Carol M. Panetta, PsyD.
BGSP President

Vicki Semel, Ph.D., Psy.D.
Academy of Clinical and Applied Psychoanalysis

Deborah L. Smith 
Director, Philanthropy Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 

Robert Stolzberg, J.D., DHumLitt
Office of Robert Stolzberg

Central Administration

Dr. Carol M. Panetta

Dr. Jane Snyder

Dr. Lynn Perlman
Dean of Graduate Studies

Dr. Paula Berman
Vice President of Strategy

Ms. Pattee Bouchard
Director of Finance and Human Resources

Ms. Amy Cohen-Rose
Director of Library Services

Ms. Danelle Culp
Institutional Research Analyst

Dr. Anna Hanly

Ms. Julia Sena
Marketing & Admissions Associate

Dr. Stephen Soldz
Director of Research

Ms. Stephanie Woolbert
Director of Enrollment Management and Financial Aid

BGSP Administration

Dr. Leslie Barnard
Assistant Dean and Director of Advisement

Ms. Amy Culhane
Fieldwork and Internship Coordinator

Dr. Juan Faraoni III
Program Director, MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Mr. Michael Fraley
Therapy Center and Educational Technology Manager

Dr. Patricia Hugenberger
Director of Continuing Education

Dr. Helen Michael
Director of the Therapy Center and Associate Director of Clinical Studies

Dr. Siamak Movahedi
Director of Programs in Psychoanalysis, Society, and Culture

Ms. Faye Newsome
Director of Clinical Studies

Dr. Shirin Sajadi
Director of Admissions

Dr. Jill Solomon
Program Director, Accelerated Psya.D.

NYGSP Administration

Dr. Mimi Crowell
Program Director

Ms. Laura Covino

Mr. Kabir de Leeuw
Administrative Assistant

Mr. Stephen Guttman

Dr. Charlotte Melnik
Director of Advisement

Dr. Rory Rothman
Director of Admissions

Dr. Marc Tallent
Director of Public Information

ICPS Administration

Ms. Idalis Arcangel

Ms. Janet Lazar

Dr. Vicki G. Semel
Program Director

Ms. Eva Silver
Admissions Director

Members of the Board of Trustees can access additional materials through our Board Resources Portal.