Officials of Worcester State University

Department of Higher Education Board Members

Chris Gabrieli, Chairman

Sheila M. Harrity, Ed.D.

Nancy Hoffman, Ph.D.

Tom Hopcroft

Donald R. Irving, State University Trustee Representative

Robert E. Johnson, Ph.D.

J.D. LaRock, J.D., Ed.D., Community College Trustee Representative

Dani Monroe

James Peyser, Ex Officio

Fernando M. Reimers, Ed.D.

Henry Thomas III, J.D., University of Massachusetts Trustee Representative

Paul F. Toner, J.D.

Owen Wiggins, Student Member

Non-Voting Student Advisors
Jahziel Chase, Community College Student Advisor

Worcester State University Board of Trustees

George H. Albro ’65, M.Ed. ’68

Craig L. Blais, Chair

Aleta M. Fazzone

Maryanne M. Hammond ’69, ’72 M.Ed., Vice Chair

Karen M. LaFond

Corey Laite ’17

Stephen F. Madaus, Vice Chair

Dina A. Nichols

Shirley A. Steele ’59, M.Ed. ’63

Marina L. Taylor

David H. Tuttle ’01

Presidents of Worcester State University

Elias Harlow Russell 1874-1909

Francis Ransom Lane 1909-1912

William B. Aspinwall 1912-1939

Clinton Carpenter 1940-1946

Eugene A. Sullivan 1947-1970

Robert E. Leestamper 1970-1975

Joseph J. Orze 1975-1982

Philip D. Vairo 1982-1991

Kalyan K. Ghosh 1992-2002

Janelle C. Ashley 2002-2011

Barry M. Maloney 2011-