Meet the Student Life Team
Dean of Students
As Dean of Students, Barbara Morgan brings strong attention, resources, and support to residence life, athletics, counseling services, and campus leadership programs. Dean Morgan identifies student advocacy as a chief priority in her work. She has expanded support and resources for a fully representative student government, endorsement of campus clubs and professional affiliations, and enhanced campus community. She has participated in and chaired various committees in higher education, including Educational Policy, Student Affairs Committee, Judicial Committee, and the Student Appeals Committee.
Prior to joining Wheelock, Dean Morgan served for ten years as the Vice President for Student Affairs at Boston Architectural College where she supervised a number of offices including student life, registrar, enrollment, and international student services.
Coordinator of Student Leadership and Campus Programs
In his role as coordinator of student leadership and campus programs, Eric Maitland oversees Student Leadership Programs and New Student Orientation in the fall. Through this position, Eric has developed Win With Wheelock and The Rising Star Program, which are two programs focused primarily on first-year students and their experience. He collaborates with the other Colleges of the Fenway institutions to organize other large-scale events for students at each institution to attend.
He earned his Master's Degree from Suffolk University after receiving his BS right down the street at Wentworth Institute of Technology. Eric enjoys playing/watching sports, traveling to new places, listening to a wide variety of music, and a good piece of tiramisu.
Assistant Dean of Students
Bryan McGrath has happily served the students of Wheelock since August 2010. In his role as assistant dean of students, Bryan works closely with New Student Orientation, Commencement, parent and family communications, student conduct, Student Government Association, student leadership initiatives, and many other large-scale campus programs.
Prior to Wheelock, Bryan had various student activities and residence life responsibilities with Hamilton College (NY) and Green Mountain College (VT). Bryan is proud to have received both his Bachelor's and Master's degree from University of Massachusetts Amherst and is proud to be left-handed! In his spare time, Bryan enjoys reading, hiking, playing piano, road-tripping, playing pub trivia, and wishing for more spare time.
Amanda Schadlick became the Administrative Assistant for the Student Life team in July 2011. She is the 2014 Class Council Advisor and helps to supervise the Student Leadership Orientation Committee (SLOC) and Orientation Leaders. She received her BA from Emmanuel College where her studies focused on Communications, Business, and Organizational Leadership. It was during her Undergraduate studies and her experience with campus leadership that she realized her passion for working with students during their college years.
Beginning in September 2012, Amanda will be pursuing her Master's in Organizational Leadership-Higher Education at Wheelock. She is looking forward to continuing her studies and is excited to be able to utilize her current experience in Higher Education to aid her in the classroom. When Amanda is not working or studying, she enjoys going to the beach, working out, trying new restaurants, spending time with her friends and family, and dancing.
Assistant Director of Diversity and Campus Programs
Jamie Zackery joined the Office of Student Life team in August 2011. In her role, she advises the Black Student Union, La Herencia Latina, and ALANA student organizations, works closely with the Gay Straight Alliance, puts on educational, social, and recreational multicultural campus programming, and provides training and education to student organization leaders. In addition to Multicultural Affairs, Jamie also has experience in Residence Life and Judicial Affairs.
She received her BA in Business Marketing from Bay Path College and MBA from Southern Connecticut State University. In her spare time, she enjoys going to parks with her daughter, swimming, beach time, and spending time with family.