The next upcoming Professional Development event is called "Reflections on Practice: Building Knowledge and Developing Skills". This event will be held on Tuesday, Febuary 19th in the Hassenfeld Conference Center from 9:30am - 4:00pm. This event will allow participants the opportunity to assess, share, and develop their knowledge about diversity, equity, and inclusion concepts and frameworks.

Professional Development Committee

Group photo of the nine committee memebers

The Brandeis Student Affairs Professional Development Committee, consisting of nine committee members, provides programming for Student Affairs colleagues in the areas of higher education, student wellness and support, inclusion, and diversity as well as various areas that can help provide a solid foundation to an individual’s work and growth. Visit the Professional Development Committee's website to learn more about current, future and past programming. 

The Committee is comprised of the following staff:
  • Lucas Malo, Community Service (Co-Chair)
  • Kristin Menconi, Hiatt Career Center (Co-Chair)
  • Jenny Abdou, Orientation
  • Taylor Barnes, Admissions
  • Kristyn Burke, Student Financial Services
  • Maira Pantoja, Community Living
  • Elba Valerio, Dean of Students Office
  • Kat Page, Athletics
  • Robbie Steinberg, Student Activities