Admission Staff

Michael Mazeika | Director of Admission

Hometown:
Boylston, MA 

Education: 
B.S. Westfield State University 
M.P.A Westfield State University 

 

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Emily Gibbings | Associate Director

Hometown:
Chelmsford, MA 

Education:
B.S. Westfield State University 

Katelyn Shea | Senior Assistant Director of Admission

Hometown: 
Westfield, MA 

Education: 
B.A. Stonehill College 
M.P.A Westfield State University 

Travel Territory & Special Populations:

  • Westfield Public Schools
  • East Longmeadow Public Schools
  • Longmeadow Public Schools
  • Wilbraham-Monson Public Schools
  • Learning Disabilities Program Applicants 

Joanna Lenfest | Assistant Director of Transfer Admission

Hometown: 
Plattsburgh, NY 

Education: 
B.A. SUNY Plattsburgh
M.A. Saint Michael's College
C.A.G.S. Springfield College

Travel Territory & Special Populations:

  • Transfer Applicants (full-time)

Maryanisa DelRio | Admission Counselor

Hometown:
Worcester, MA 

Education:
B.A. Bay Path University 

Travel Territory & Special Populations:

  • Holyoke Public Schools
  • Massachusetts – Franklin County, Hampshire County, Worcester County  
  • New York
  • Urban Education Program Applicants 

Brittany Cesan | Admission Counselor

Hometown:
Southwick, MA 

Education:
B.A. Westfield State University 
M.P.A Westfield State University 

Travel Territory & Special Populations:

  • Southwick Public Schools
  • West Springfield Public Schools
  • Massachusetts – Essex County, Middlesex County, Suffolk County,  
  • Maine 
  • New Hampshire 
  • Vermont
  • Nursing Program Applicants

Sara Jaber | Admission Counselor

Hometown:
West Springfield, MA 

Education:
B.A. University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Travel Territory & Special Populations:

  • Agawam Public Schools
  • Springfield Public Schools
  • Massachusetts – Berkshire County
  • Connecticut
  • New Jersey
  • Art Program Applicants
  • Music Program Applicants

Brett Dooley | Admission Counselor

Hometown:
Cohasset, MA 

Education:
B.S. Westfield State University

Travel Territory & Special Populations:

  • Chicopee Public Schools
  • Ludlow Public Schools
  • Massachusetts – Barnstable County, Bristol County, Dukes County, Nantucket County, Norfolk County, Plymouth County
  • Rhode Island
  • Honors Program Applicants

Support Staff

Jessica Wilson
Administrative Assistant II

Horace Mann Center
jwilson@westfield.ma.edu
(413) 572-8051

Deborah Grobe
Administrative Assistant II

Horace Mann Center
dgrobe@westfield.ma.edu
(413) 572-8549

Deborah Pise
Administrative Assistant I

Horace Mann Center
dpise@westfield.ma.edu
(413) 572-8558

Brianne Sarabaez
Clerk IV

Horace Mann Center
bsarabaez@westfield.ma.edu
(413) 572-8785