Contact us in Room B108, 609-652-4535 

Meet the Team

Dr. Merydawilda Colón, Ph.D., LSW

Dr. Merydawilda Colón, Ph.D., LSW, Executive Director of the Stockton Center for Community Engagement & Tenured Professor of Social Work

609.652.4535 | B-108
Patricia W. Collins, MA/OM

Patricia W. Collins, MA/OM, Community Engagement Liaison & Adjunct Instructor

609.652.4456  | B-108
Heather Swenson Brilla, MSW, LSW

Heather Swenson Brilla, MSW, LSW, Community Projects Coordinator

609.652.4535 | B-108

Meet the Faculty Fellow  

Dr. Christina Jackson, Ph.D.

Dr. Christina Jackson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Sociology

609.626.3422 | C-142

 Meet the Student Fellows

Christina Crenny

Christina Crenny, Campus Kitchen Project

 Senior, Psychology
Samantha Adelman

Samantha Adelman, Campus Kitchens Project and Buzby Village Homework Completion Program 

Freshman, Undeclared 
Natalia Morales

Natalia Morales, Homework Program at the Pleasantville Library

Senior, Health Sciences, Pre-OT/Minor in Behavioral Neuroscience 
Sarah Delicio

Sarah Delicio, Homework Program at Buzby Homes Village

Senior, Psychology with Mental Health Concentration
Yomaris Acosta

Yomaris Acosta, Stanley Holmes Village Homework Program

Senior, Criminal Justice/Political Science
Carolyn Amesquita

Carolyn Amesquita, Homework Program at the Pleasantville Library

 Senior, Health Sciences
Lidia Martinez

Lidia Martinez,  English Language Learners Classes

 Alumna Fellow
Sabrina Delgado

Sabrina Delgado, Dr. Christina Jackson's Student Fellow

Sophomore, Health Science 
Emily Medwick

Emily Medwick, Homework Program at the Pleasantville Library

 Junior, Health Sciences
Christine Whaley

Christine Whaley, Homework Program at the Pleasantville Library/Afternoon Tea with Older Adults

Sophomore, Math Education
Kayla McDermontt-Cobbs

Kayla McDermontt-Cobbs, Homework Program at the Pleasantville Library/Afternoon Tea with Older Adults

Senior, Sociology/Anthropology
Jason Rehani

Jason Rehani, Homework Program at Stanley Holmes Village

Sophomore, Political Science
Marcus Molyneaux

Marcus Molyneaux,  Homework Program at Buzby Village/Afternoon Tea with Older Adults

Jessica Perez

Jessica Perez, Naturalization Classes and Homework Program at the Pleasantville Library

 Senior, Health Science
Bryan Gonzalez-Mejia

Bryan Gonzalez-Mejia, Naturalization Classes and Homework Program at the Pleasantville Library

Senior, Political Science Major,  Economics Minor
Keyuana Griffin

Keyuana Griffin, Homework Program at Stanley Holmes Village

BSW Intern
Ashley Jones

Ashley Jones, Millennial Caretakers Support Group

MSW Intern
 Shaun Stebbins

 Shaun Stebbins, All Programs

BSW Intern 
Chrissy Bishop

Chrissy Bishop, Homework Program at Stanley Holmes Village

Maria Durante

Maria Durante, Homework Program at Stanley Holmes Village

Senior, Social work
Tricia Onyango

Tricia Onyango, Homework Program at Stanley Holmes Village

Freshman, Psychology


Meet Our Advisory Council

  • Michael Klein, Interim Executive Director of the William J. Hughes Center for Public Policy 
  • Chelsea P. Tracy-Bronson, Instructor of Teacher Education
  • Dr. David Burdick, Professor of Psychology
  • Dr. Tait Chirenje, Associate Professor of Environmental Studies
  • Dr. Merydawilda Colón, Executive Director
  • Emari DiGiorgio, Professor of Writing & First - Year Studies
  • Dr. Eileen Conran-Folks, Director, Hammonton and Manahawkin Instructional Sites
  • Daniel Douglas, Director of Strategic Communications
  • John Emge, Executive Director, United Way of Atlantic County
  • Dr. Mary Lou Galantino, Distinguished Professor of Physical Therapy
  • Dr. Chris Catching, Vice President of Student Affairs
  • Dr. Lisa Honaker, Dean, School of Arts and Humanities and Professor of British Literature
  • Brian K. Jackson, Chief Operating Officer, Atlantic City Campus
  • Dr. Claudine Keenan, Dean, School of Education and Tenured Professor of Instructional Technology 
  • Tara Luke, Professor of Biology

  • Alexander Marino, Assistant to Provost for Atlantic City Instructional Sites
  • Ariane Newman-Hutchins, Assistant Director, Continuing Studies Health Sciences
  • Rummy Pandit, Executive Director of the Lloyd D. Levenson Institute of Gaming, Hospitality and Tourism
  • Dr. Michael Rodriguez, Associate Professor of Political Science
  • Dr. Joseph Rubenstein, Professor of Anthropology
  • Dr. Pedro Santana,
    Assistant Vice President, Division Administration and Strategic Initiatives
  • Daniel Fidalgo Tomé, Director of Service-Learning
  • Lolita Treadwell, Deputy Chief of Staff
  • Carol Waties, Director, Small Business Development Center


  • Christina Bevilacqua, Deputy Chief of Staff, City of Atlantic City
  • Cindy Herdman Ivins, President/CEO, Family Service Association