Academic Catalog

Advisory Committees

Addictions & Human Services Advisory Committee

  • Dr. Rosann Bar, Dean, School of Business & Social Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Jack Brogan, Director, MTI Counseling Services of NJ, LLC
  • Nina L. Charlton-Hagen, Director of Social & Rehabilitative Services, Ocean County Jail
  • Kathleen J. Fisher, President/CEO, Family Planning Center of Ocean County
  • Patricia Gianotti-Avella, Edu Innovations, LLC
  • Daniel Regan, CFC, Loud-N-Clear Foundation

American Sign Language-English Interpreting

  • Jessica Ansbach
  • Kathy Basilotto, Faculty, School of Arts & Humanities, Ocean County College
  • Meredith B. Devine, Devine Sign Interpreting Service
  • Mel Fernandez
  • Veronica Guevara-Lovgren, Assistant Dean, School of Arts & Humanities, Ocean County College
  • Megan Klusza
  • Saundra Piscitelli, Lecturer II, School of Arts & Humanities, Ocean County College

Business Advisory Committee

  • Dr. Rosann Bar, Dean, School of Business & Social Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Christopher Bottomley, Lecturer II, Ocean County College
  • Katherine Dillon, Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Michael Forcella, Manager of Business Engagement, Ocean County College
  • Jim Mahlmann, Chief Operating Officer, NetCetra, LLC
  • Terry Moncrief, CPA, Withum Smith Brown
  • Geraldine Oliverie, Manager/Owner, Oliverie Funeral Home
  • Kimberle Samarelli, Adjunct Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Janice Sheridan, Sr. Academic Affairs Technician, School of Business & Social Science, Ocean County College

Computer Studies Advisory Committee

  • Dr. Gerald Cohen, Program Chair, Computer Science Department, Ocean County College
  • Philip Fucetola, Barnegat Technologies LLC
  • Donald George, Faculty, Computer Science Department, Ocean County College
  • Theodore Hall, Senior Solutions Architect, Technologent
  • Edmond Hong, College Lecturer II, Computer Science Department, Ocean County College
  • Dr. Patricia Morreale, Chair, Department of Computer Science, Kean University
  • Vincent Oria, Associate Chair, Computer Science, NJIT
  • Joseph Pelkey, Program Analyst, Ellucian
  • James B. Priestley, III, Technical Solution Professional, Microsoft
  • Janice Thiers Rohn, Computer Science Department, Monmouth University
  • James Ross, CIO, Ellucian, Ocean County College Campus

Criminal Justice Advisory Committee 

  • Dr. Rosann Bar, Dean, School of Business & Social Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Joseph Coronato
  • Eric S. Higgins, Chief of Police, Lakehurst Police Department
  • Joseph Kirchhofer, Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Dr. Fernando Linhares, Instructor, Kean University
  • Mitchell Little, Chief of Police, Toms River Police Department
  • Stuart Martinsen, Adjunct Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Philip Miller, Municipal County Judge
  • Sandra J. Mueller, Chief, Ocean County Department of Corrections
  • Michelle Tierney, Criminal Division Manager, Superior Court of New Jersey

Education Advisory Committee

  • Dr. Rosann Bar, Dean, School of Business & Social Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Irene Benn, Adjunct Faculty, Ocean County College
  • John H. Coleman, Asst Superintendent Toms River Regional Schools
  • Lynn Kenneally, Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Dr. Alfred Longo, Lecturer II, Ocean County College
  • Dr. Jane MacDonald, Lecturer II, Ocean County College
  • James D. Roselli, Superintendent, Berkeley Twp. School District
  • Jeffery Zito, Asst. Superintendent, Berkeley Twp. School District

Engineering Advisory Committee

  • Robert C. Burdick, PE, PP
  • Paul Butler, Adjunct Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Charles Cebula, PE, Adjunct Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Jim Detata, PE
  • Haidy Olivera, Mechanical Engineer, NAVAIR Lakehurst
  • Timothy J. Rioux, PE, CISEC, CWI, Principal Member, Rioux Engineering, LLC
  • Neil Schiller, Faculty, Ocean County College

Equity Advisory Committee 

  • Steven Downey, Lecturer II, Ocean County College
  • Bridget Everett, Executive Assistant to the Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs, Ocean County College
  • Jennifer Fazio, Director of Student Life, Ocean County College
  • Jason Ghibesi, Lecturer II, Ocean County College
  • Veronica Guevara-Lovgren, Assistant Dean, School of Art & Humanities, Ocean County College
  • Susan O’Connor, Director of Curriculum Management, Ocean County College
  • Dr. Kate Pandolpho, Director of Counseling Services, Ocean County College
  • Vijay Ramdeen, Lecturer II, Ocean County College
  • Dr. James Siegel, Assistant Vice President of Student Services, Ocean County College

Fine & Performing Arts Advisory Committee

  • Dr. Elizabeth Brierley, Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Anthony Ciccotelli, Theatre Arts Instructor, Ocean County Vocational Technical School, Performing Arts Academy
  • Jennifer Greenberg, Moment to Moment Theatre Company
  • Megina Mittleberg
  • Mr. Charlie and Mrs. Bobbe Philip
  • Jennifer Roebuck, Moment to Moment Theatre Company
  • Heidi Sheridan, Dean, School of Arts & Humanities, Ocean County College
  • Mark Wilson, Director of Cultural Affairs, Ocean County College

Fire Science Advisory Committee

  • Maureen Alexander, Academic Administrator, School of Business & Social Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Dr. Rosann Bar, Dean, School of Business & Social Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Craig Bierbaum, President, Ultimate Protection Group
  • J. Thomas Curcio, Director, Ocean County Road Department
  • Maris G. Gabliks, Cooperative Fire Specialist, US Forest Service
  • Brian Kubiel, Chief Administrator, Toms River Township Board of Fire Commissioners
  • Russell Lambert Mickle, Fire Protection Plans Examiner, New Jersey Department of Community Affairs
  • Gerald J. Moroney, Adjunct Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Daniel P. Mulligan, Chief Fire Marshall, Ocean County Fire Marshall’s Office
  • Ronald Piszar, Adjunct Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Thomas J. Rodgers, Deputy Coordinator, Toms River Department of Emergency Services
  • Chad Sexton, Lecturer II, School of Business & Social Sciences,  Ocean County College

Health & Human Performance Advisory Committee

  • Dr. Rosann Bar, Dean, School of Business & Social Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Michael Klecan, Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Kathleen Malachowski, Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Daniel Regenye, Ocean County Public Health Department

Homeland Security Advisory Committee

  • Maureen Alexander, Academic Administrator, School of Business & Social Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Dr. Rosann Bar, Dean, School of Business & Social Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Harry DiCorcia, Adjunct Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Jason Ghibesi, Lecturer II, Ocean County College
  • Casey Long, Instructor, Ocean County Prosecutor's Office
  • William Malast, Supervising Detective, Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office
  • Vincent Petrecca, Captain, Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office

Hospitality Recreation & Tourism Management 

  • Jeffrey Altstadter, Asst. Director, Public Relations & Media, US Golf Association
  • Rosann Bar, Dean, School of Business & Social Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Sean Bips, Lecturer II, Ocean County College
  • Katherine Dillon, Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Michael Forcella, Manager of Business Engagement, Ocean County College
  • Dana Lancellotti, Director of Business Development & Tourism, Ocean County
  • Courtney Mattsson, General Manager, Days Hotel
  • Kim Samarelli, Executive Director, NJ Amusement Association
  • Lia Santoro, Director of Sales & Marketing, Holiday Inn
  • Janice Sheridan, Sr. Academic Affairs Technician, School of Business & Social Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Jared Tate, Director of Recreation, Toms River Township
  • Robin Ware, Hotels at Home
  • Shawn Zakar, Teacher of Business Education, Lacey Twp. High School

Media and Communications Advisory Committee

  • Ralph Bertini, Television Production Director, Ocean County College
  • Tom DeAngelis, Producer/Director, The Production House, LLC
  • Jeremy Dusza
  • Richard Fallon, Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Heidi Sheridan, Dean School of Arts & Humanities, Ocean County College
  • Glenn Jones
  • Lee Kobus, Lecturer II, Ocean County College
  • Tom Mongelli, Shore News Bureau Chief, Towns Square Media
  • Ethan Noble, Media Instructor, Jackson High School, News Bureau Chief, Towns Square Media
  • Howard Polenberg, Photography Instructor, Ocean Cuonty Vocational Technical School
  • Lindsay Rassman, OCC Alumnus, Associate Digital Producer, NJTV News
  • Dorothy Shaffer
  • Gary Shaffer, Faculty, Ocean County College
  • Heidi Sheridan, Dean of the School of Arts and Humanities, Ocean County College
  • Randal Stanley, News Director, News 12 New Jersey

Nursing Advisory Committee

  • Ellen Angelo, Chief Nursing Executive, Ocean Medical Center
  • Cynthia Basile, Director of Education, Barnabas Behavioral Health Center
  • Jean Candela, Director of Education, Community Medical Center
  • Myrna Capabianco, Chief Executive of Nursing, Southern Ocean Medical Center
  • Ernie Chan, Director of Nursing, Green Acres Manor
  • Mary Fennessy, Director of Program Services, Ocean County College
  • Mary Susan Gill, Lecturer II, Ocean County College
  • Danielle Hillard, Regional Director of Clinical Education and Nursing Research, Monmouth Medical Center
  • Maryann Kaufmann, Nursing Skills and Student Retention Specialist, Ocean County College
  • Joanne Ryan, Bartley Healthcare Nursing and Rehab
  • Tracey Sicurella, Kean University
  • Elizabeth Stevenson, Assistant Dean of Nursing, Ocean County College
  • Janet Urbanowicz, Regional Director of Clinical Education & Nursing Research, Monmouth Medical Center
  • Denise VanSant-Smith, Lecturer II, Ocean County College
  • Nancy Volk, Lecturer II, Ocean County College
  • Dr. Teresa Walsh, Dean, School of Nursing & Health Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Fran Wingel, Clinical Instructor, Ocean County College

Paralegal Advisory Committee

  • Dr. Rosann Bar, Dean, School of Business & Social Sciences, Ocean County College
  • Kimberly A. Ciuffo, Paralegal
  • Kathleen M. Dotoli, Esq.
  • Jennifer Gerard, Paralegal, King, Kitrick, Jackson & McWeeney
  • Julie A. Kennedy, Esq., Law Office of Roberta Burcz
  • Jeffrey McWeeney, Esq., King, Kitrick, Jackson, & McWeeney
  • Mark Mutter
  • Kathleen Peterson, Esq., Peterson & Silvestri Law Offices
  • Josephine Richard, Broker, Cara Realtors
  • Janice Sheridan, Sr. Academic Technician, School of Business & Social Science, Ocean County College
  • Gary Silvestri, Esq., Peterson & Silvestri Law Offices
  • Jayne Vogler, Esq., Law Office of Jayne Vogler

Sailing Advisory Committee

  • Bob Adams
  • Stephanie Argyris, MD
  • James Caldwell
  • Henry Colie
  • Paul Coward
  • Dan Crabbe
  • Ed Dimon
  • Donald C. Doran
  • Austin Fragomen
  • Gary Jobson, President, Jobson Sailing, Inc.
  • Eric Johnson
  • Peter Kellogg
  • Terry Kempton
  • Sal T. LaForgia, MD
  • Dr. Jon Larson, President, Ocean County College
  • Stephan Leone
  • Russell J. Lucas, Lucas Capital Management
  • Harriette B. O’Brien
  • Susan L. Oksen-Pereira
  • Jan O’Malley
  • Jack Packenham
  • Pamela Rew
  • Buzz Reynolds
  • Fred Rosenfeld
  • Drew F. Seibert, DDS
  • Mitchell Shivers
  • Mike Spark
  • Bill Warner
  • Roy Wilkins, Director of the Sailing Program, Ocean County College
  • David Wintrode