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.
Darcy Dubois, M.Ed.
Associate Dean of Students/Director of Residence Life and Student Leadership
Darcy joined the Wheelock College community in June of 2008. She proudly serves as the supervisor to both the Residence Life and Student Activities departments. Her responsibilities include overall supervision of the Residence Life staff, housing operations and judicial affairs, as well as supervision of the Student Activities staff, the Student Government Association and all clubs and organizations. She is passionate about creating opportunities for student leadership and advocacy, and believes in the importance of extra-curricular involvement to complement the teachings of the classroom. She is known to her staff as "the change agent."
Assistant Dean of Student Engagement and Family Programs
Bryan McGrath, Assistant Dean of Student Engagement & Family Programs, has been a proud member of the Wheelock College community since 2010. Bryan focuses on enhancing the experiences of our first year, transfer, commuter and graduate populations while also strengthening partnerships with parents and families. In his spare time, Bryan enjoys curling up with a good book, drinking lots of tea, taking road trips with his better half, and serving as a mountain for his two cats to climb.
Nisrine received her B.S. in Psychology and minor in Sociology from Suffolk University. After taking some time off, she returned to Suffolk University as a full-time student to pursue a master's degree. Nisrine earned her M.Ed. degree in Higher Education Administration recently. She has always been interested in the field of higher education for many reasons, particularly the role that higher education institutions play in the development of students' personal and social lives, as well as the development of society as a whole. Nisrine is pleased to have had the opportunity to fulfill her practicum experience while in the M.Ed. program with the Student Success office, here at Wheelock College. For fun, she likes to go shopping and hang out with family and friends. She also loves traveling and learning about other cultures and languages!
Director of Multicultural Student Affairs
Denise joins the Student Life staff as a demonstrated innovator with over 20 years of experience addressing issues of diversity and inclusion, social justice, intersectionality, and student leadership and development. As Director of Multicultural Student Affairs, Denise will promote student growth and development, create and implement diversity and inclusion trainings and programs, assist in advancing the social justice mission of the College, advise affinity clubs, supervise the Multicultural Center, and forge alliances with community organizations. Before coming to Wheelock, Denise served in multiple roles at Tufts University in their Africana Center. Denise received both her Bachelor's degree (Liberal Studies) and Master's degree (Critical Race Studies & Education) from Lesley University along with an Advanced Professional Certificate in Peace & Conflict Transformation Studies.
Title IX Coordinator
Erin joins the Student Life staff as an attorney with a passion for higher education and student affairs work. In her role as Title IX Coordinator, she is responsible for investigating complaints of student-related matters involving sexual misconduct, ensuring compliance with federal and state regulations as well as educating our community on Title IX policy and procedures. Erin received a Doctorate of Law from Northeastern University in 2015, and completed a Bachelor of Arts from Saint Anselm College in 2011 with a major in politics and a minor in communications. In her spare time, Erin enjoys reading, golfing and spending time with family and friends.