Officers and Executive Board



Executive Board Members 2017-2018

Officers (Executive Committee)

President 2017-2018

Dana Lambert
School Counselor
West Milford High School  

President Elect 2017-2018

Carlos Cano
Assistant Director of Admissions
William Paterson University 

Past-President 2017-2018

Stephen Quinn
Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Management and Communications
Caldwell University

Treasurer 2017-2018

Dan Reigel
Associate Director Office of Admissions
Rowan University

Secretary 2015-2018

Danielle Toglia
George Washington University

Executive Assistant

Susan Hatch

Secondary School Representatives

Melissa O'Sullivan
Term: 2017-2019

School Counselor
Immaculate Heart Academy

Laurie Sieminski
Term 2017-2019

School Counselor
Edison High School

Liz DeMott
Term: 2017-2018

School Counselor
Metuchen High School

Willieneil French
Term: 2016-2018

HR Manager, Talent & Recruitment
Marion P Thomas Charter School

College Representatives

Melissa Zolla
Term: 2017-2019

Admissions Counselor
William Paterson University

Larry Alterman
Term: 2017-2019

NJ Regional Representative
Michigan State University

Jessica Prach
Term: 2016-2018

Assistant Director of Admissions
Rowan University 

Julie Washington
Term: 2016-2018

Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Caldwell University

Delegates to the NACAC National Assembly

Delegate #1 (Chief Delegate):
Term: 2017-2018

Stephen Quinn

Delegate #2
Term: 2017-2018

Dana Lambert

Delegate #3
Term: 2017-2018

Carlos Cano

Delegate #4
Term: 2015-2018

Jennifer Nuechterlein, College & Career Counselor 
Hunterdon Central Regional High School

Delegate #5
Term 2017-2020

Cigus Vanni, Indpendent Counselor

Delegate #6
Term: 2016-2019

Elain Freda, School Counselor

Delegate #7
Term: 2015-2018

Dave Frick, School Counselor
Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School

Alternate Delegate(s)
To be appointed as needed


Standing Committee Chairs

Admission Practices
Rebecca Muraview & Kate Brittain, Co-Chairs
Tony Carnahan & Liz DeMott, Co-Chairs
Dave Frick
Conference Planning
Carlos Cano
Fiscal Oversight
Alisa Hogan, Jennifer Nuechterlein, Dan Reigel Co-Chairs
Government Relations (Legislative Concerns)
Jose Vallejo & Larry Alterman, Co-Chairs 
Inclusion, Access & Success
Kevin Hudson, Desiree Brower,
Sarah Smith - Co-Chairs
Marianna Marchese & Melissa Csengeto, Co-Chairs
National College Fairs
Susan Makowski - Meadowlands
Jessica Prach - Meadowlands 
Cigus Vanni - Meadowlands

Elaine Freda - Atlantic City
Christina Vasquez - Atlantic City 
Nominations and Elections
Stephen Quinn
Professional Development
Julie Washington & Rich Freccia, Co-Chairs 
Reve Anderko
Melissa O'Sullivan



ABC’s of College Planning
Bernice Hornchak

Intercom Newsletter
Dave Frick 

Web Site
Cherilyn Reynolds

Regional College Fairs 

College Fair Registry

Nicole Cibelli & Julia Del Bagno, Co-Chairs

Social Media
Carlos Cano - Chair

Professional Development:

Susan Makowski & Cigus Vanni, Co-Chairs


Dan Reigel & Melissa O'Sullivan, Co-Chairs

Summer College Tour* 

Russell Althouse & Brian Switay, Co-Chairs

Naviance* (PD)


Transfer Advocacy
Community College Subcommittee

Paul Michaud

Christina Vazquez
Carolyn Ucci


Camp College*
Nora McCarthy

College Key*
Melissa Zolla, Caitlin Stillwell, Randy Stamm


 *These are not subcommittees, but rather events 
under the standing committee.

 *The coordinator(s) of the event is a member of the
parent committee.

Bruce Marich