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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."



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 & Sr. Vice President

Dr. Paul Arcario
Office: M-400
Phone : (718) 482-5401

Associate Provost & Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs

Dr. Bret Eynon
Office: M-400B
Phone : (718) 482-5405

Associate Provost & Dean for Academic Affairs

Dr. Ann E. Feibel
Office: M-412
Phone : (718) 482-5642

Associate Dean for Leadership Development and Global Studies

Vacant
Office: M-413A
Phone : (718) 482-5478

Assistant Dean for Teaching and Learning

Eric Hofmann
Office: M-414A
Phone : (718) 482-5189

Provost's Office

Keywords:

Academic Affairs; Academic Programs; Outcomes Assessment; Periodic Program Reviews; Scholarship; Academic requirements & policies;Dean's list

Contact:

Lia Molero, Executive Assistant

Administrative Support:

Elizabeth Mahowald

Phone:

718-482-5400

Location / Room #:

M-400

Office Hours

M-F, 9-5

Natural Sciences Department

Keywords:

STEM; Environmental Science; Biology, Chemistry

Contact:

Dr. Dionne Miller, Department Chairperson

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; Antrophology; Political Science; History; Sociology; Economics

Contact:

Dr. Vanessa Bing, Department Chairperson

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:

Arthur Lau, Department Chairperson

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; Aviation Management Option; Health Care Management Option; Business Management; Entrepreneurship and Small Business Option; International Business Option; Paralegal Studies; Travel; Tourism and Hospitality Management; Word Processing Specialist

Contact:

Michael Napolitano, Department Chairperson

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 #:

E-101

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:

Stephen Weinstein

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:

Ellen Quish, Director of the First-Year Institute; Daryl Davis, Academic Executive Associate HEa

Administrative Support:

Elizabeth Mahowald

Phone:

718-482-5395

Location / Room #:

M-402

Office Hours

M-F, 9-5

Institutional Research & Assessment

Keywords:

Aggregate student based data analysis, dashboards, surveys, focus groups, qualitative / quantitative, consultation

Contact:

Jeffrey Weintraub, Interim Director

Phone:

718-482-5237

Location / Room #:

E-517

Office Hours

M-F, 9-5

DIVISION OF STUDENT AFFAIRS

Vice President

Nireata Seals
Office: C-317F

Assistant Dean for Access & Achievement

Vacant
Office: C-317I

Associate Dean for Progress & Completion

Bartholomew Grachan
Office: C-317L
Phone : (718) 482-5970

Assistant Dean for Student Engagement

James Salnave
Office: C-317
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

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:

Daniel Diaz, Director

Phone:

718-482-5145

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, Assistant Director

Phone:

718-482-5935

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

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 Director

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

Location / Room #:

C-460

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:

Daryl Griffin

Phone:

718-482-5386

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

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

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

Phone:

718-482-5963

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:

Shayla Puitt, Manager

Phone:

718-482-5190

Location / Room #:

M-115

Office Hours

M,t 9-5 | W,Th 9-8 | F 9-5

Fitness Center/ Gym

Contact:

James Campbell, Assistant Coordinator

Phone:

718-482-5963

Location / Room #:

M Basement

Office 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

Email:

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

Contact:

Frank LaTerra- Bellino, Director

Phone:

718-482-5471

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

Shahir Erfan
Office: E-409
Phone : (718) 482-5501

Executive Director of Human Resources

Oswald E. Fraser
Office: E-408
Phone : (718) 482-5080

Executive Director of Facilities Management and Planning

Kenneth Campanelli
Office: E-409
Phone : (718) 482-5502

Executive Director of Finance and Business Affairs

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 #:

MB-26

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 #:

MB-79

Public Safety

Keywords:

Public safety, keys, ID office and fire safety

Contact:

James Grantham, Director

Phone:

718-482-5559

Location / Room #:

M-145

Cleaning

Keywords:

Custodial Service, Cleaning, Housekeeping

Phone:

718-482-5550

Location / Room #:

MB-27

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 #:

E-409B

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 #:

C-350B

Auxiliary Services and Sustainability

Keywords:

Contract Services, Dining Services, Vending, Book Store, Parking Services and ATM, MBJ

Contact:

VACANT

Phone:

718-482-5503

Location / Room #:

E-409D

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:

M-F 9-5

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-413F

Office Hours:

M-F 9-5

Payroll

Keywords:

Payroll Operations and Payroll Management System

Contact:

Kervina Jolly, Payroll Manager

Phone:

718-482-5518

Location / Room #:

E-402

Office Hours:

M-F 9-5

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:

M-F 9-5

Contact:

Tawanikka Smith, Purchasing Agent III

Phone:

718-482-5590

Location / Room #:

E-405F

Office Hours:

M-F 9-5

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 #:

E-413G

Office Hours:

M-F 9-5

Human Resources

Service Area:

Benefits and Professional Development

Contact:

Heather Grant, HR Manager / HE Associate

Phone:

718-482-5082

Location / Room #:

E-408

Service Area:

Full time faculty and adjuncts

Contact:

VACANT, Associate Director of Faculty and Staff

Phone:

718-482-5087

Location / Room #:

E-408

Service Area:

Classified staff and recruitment

Contact:

Claudette Gray, , HR Manager / HE Associate

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

Location / Room #:

M-B05

Office Hours:

M-F 9-5

Dining Services

Keywords:

Food, cafeteria, catering, healthy choices, snacks, and beverages

Contact:

Ely Santiago, Manager

Phone:

718-482-5578

Location / Room #:

M-164

DIVISION OF ADULT CONTINUING EDUCATION - ACE

Vice President

Jane E. Schulman
Office: C-227D
Phone : (718) 482-5301

Associate Dean - Administration

Shannon Bryant
Office: C-227E
Phone : (718) 482-5092

Assistant Dean - Workforce Development

Francesca Fiore
Office: C-227B
Phone : (718) 482-5332

Assistant Dean - Pre-College Academic Programs

Andrea Green
Office: C-227A
Phone : (718) 482-5302

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:

M,T,W,Th 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:

Maritza Pritsos

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

Location / Room #:

M-143H

Office Hours:

M-Th 10:00-6:15| F 8:30-3:30| SAT 8:30-4:30

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

Location / Room #:

M-143

Office Hours:

M-F, 9-5

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:

VACANT, Administrative Assistant

Phone:

718-482-5387

Location / Room #:

C-404

Office Hours:

M-F, 9-5

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, 9-5 | 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:

Paula Da'Silva-Michelin, CIET Director, sub HEA

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, Manager HEa

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, CCPI Manager RF

Phone:

718-482-5701

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, 9-5

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.

Contact:

Tristan Bel, Director

Phone:

718-663-8402

Location / Room #:

C-760

Office Hours:

M-F, 8:30-6:00

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:

VACANT, Executive Director

Phone:

718-482-5085

Location / Room #:

C-400

Office Hours:

M-F, 9-5

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

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

Location / Room #:

BA-02

Office Hours:

M-F, 9-5

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, Director

Phone:

718-482-5360

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.

Contact:

Paula Da'Silva Michelin, 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

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 & CIO

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

Associate Dean

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

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

Location / Room #:

E-517

Office Hours

M-F, 9-5

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

Location / Room #:

E-517

Contact:

Teresa Saljanin, Web Services Manager

Phone:

718-482-6106

Location / Room #:

E-506

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

Location / Room #:

M-416

Contact:

Jetmir Troshani, Training Coordinator

Phone:

718-482-6198

Location / Room #:

B-333B

Contact:

Blackboard Support Team

Phone:

718-482-6121

Email:

Location / Room #:

B-127

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-416

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 #:

E-509

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; Anthony Lugo, Manager HE Associate

Phone:

718-482-5028

Location / Room #:

E-508

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 #:

E-509B