Mark Thompson

Mark Thompsonexecutive vice president and provost 
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Mark Thompson was appointed executive vice president and provost in July 2013 after serving as senior vice president for academic and student affairs since 2008. Prior to that, he served as dean of the School of Business for five years. He joined Quinnipiac in 1998 as associate dean of the School of Business. He is the University's chief operating officer with broad authority and responsibility for internal operations, including academic affairs, student affairs, athletics, public safety and information technology.

Thompson holds a doctorate in economics from Georgia State University and a bachelor's degree in economics/finance from Bentley College.

Patrick Healy '66

Patrick Healy '66, senior vice president for finance
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Patrick Healy is responsible for financial management and auxiliary services. He joined Quinnipiac in 1972 to be director of project accounting after serving as supervisory auditor for the U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C., where he earned a senatorial letter of commendation. Healy was appointed vice president for finance and administration in 1980.

Healy earned a doctorate in higher education administration from the University of Connecticut and a master's degree in business administration from the University of New Haven. Healy received his bachelor's degree in accounting from Quinnipiac.


Lynn Bushnell

Lynn Bushnell, vice president for public affairs
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Lynn Bushnell has been vice president for public affairs since 1996 and has been with Quinnipiac since 1994. She oversees the Quinnipiac University Poll, public relations, media relations, special events, publications, Quinnipiac's Web site, Ireland's Great Hunger Museum and Quinnipiac's commercial radio station AM 1220 WQUN.

Bushnell earned a master's degree in New England studies from the University of Southern Maine in Portland, Maine, and a bachelor's degree in journalism from Syracuse University in Syracuse, N.Y.

Salvatore Filardi

Salvatore Filardi, vice president for facilities and capital planning
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Salvatore Filardi joined Quinnipiac in 2012, previously the associate vice chancellor at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth campus. In his eighteen years in higher education, he has been involved in facilities management, energy management, campus planning, construction, and building commissioning for dozens of colleges and universities across the country. He oversees facilities management, campus planning, construction and real estate acquisitions for each of Quinnipiac University's three campuses.  

He holds a bachelor's in mechanical and aerospace engineering from Cornell University and a MBA in finance, organizational management, and strategy and management from The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

gallatin Cindy Gallatin, vice president and chief operating officer for online programs
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Cindy Gallatin was appointed to vice president and chief operating officer for online programs in 2015. Before her appointment, she served for a decade as associate vice president and chief operating officer for online programs. Prior to that, Gallatin served in various roles of increasing responsibility in Quinnipiac's online education arena and also serves as an adjunct faculty member in the School of Business.

Before joining Quinnipiac, she held positions in sales and marketing for a marketing database company, Survey Sampling Inc., and for a medical textbook publishing division of Prentice-Hall.

Gallatin holds a BS in biology from Fairfield University and an MBA in marketing from the University of Bridgeport.
Jean Husted

Jean Husted, vice president/executive associate to the president
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Jean Husted joined Quinnipiac in 1997 as executive associate to President John L. Lahey and has served since that time as a key member of the president's cabinet. She oversees all operations and special projects of the Office of the President. Husted earned a master's degree in economics from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, an MBA from Quinnipiac and a bachelor's degree in business and economics from Cornell College in Mt. Vernon, Iowa.

Ronald Mason

Ronald Mason, vice president for human resources
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Ronald Mason joined Quinnipiac in 2011 after serving as chief administrative and human resources officer at Planned Parenthood Federation of America in New York. He earned his bachelor's degree in psychology from Syracuse University and his master's in education from City College of New York. Mason also holds a certificate in management sciences from Baruch College and a certification in Race Relations from Long Island Institute of Mental Health.

Joan Isaac Mohr

Joan Isaac Mohr, vice president of admissions and financial aid
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Joan Isaac Mohr was appointed vice president of admissions and financial aid in July 2013 after serving as vice president and dean of admissions for 20 years. She joined Quinnipiac in 1993 after 20 years in admissions at Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y., leaving as assistant vice president for enrollment management and dean of admissions. Isaac Mohr is responsible for admissions and financial aid for undergraduate and graduate programs, excluding the School of Law.

She received her master's degree in education from Adelphi University in Garden City, N.Y., and her bachelor's degree in history and education from Hofstra.

Mark Varholak

Mark Varholak, associate vice president for budget and financial planning
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Mark Varholak was promoted to associate vice president for budget and financial planning in July 2013 after serving as the University's associate controller for three years. He joined Quinnipiac in 2003 as assistant controller. He serves as the University's chief budgeting and financial planning officer.

Varholak earned his MBA with concentrations in finance and international business from New York University. He also holds a bachelor's degree in accounting and international business from Pennsylvania State University.

Donald Weinbach

Donald Weinbach, vice president for development and alumni affairs
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Donald Weinbach was appointed vice president for development and alumni affairs in 1996 after six years as executive director of development and alumni affairs at Merrimack College in North Andover, Mass. He oversees all fundraising and state and governmental affairs. Weinbach holds a bachelor's degree in political science from Merrimack College.

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