As a Presidential Priority, individuals and groups from across campus work to provide critical support, coordination, and decision-making to further the work of BTU: Partnerships at work for Greater Baltimore.
The Office of Partnerships and Outreach (OPO) within the Division of Strategic Partnerships and Applied Research is tasked with managing BTU. The OPO-BTU team serves as the front door of the university for external partners and makes connections between TU's faculty, staff, students, and stakeholders. This includes strategic partnership management, data collection and utilization, reporting, marketing and communications, event management, funding support management, and cross-campus convening.
Associate Vice President for Outreach
Matthew Durington, Ph.D.
Director of Community Engagement and Partnerships
Executive Director Policy and Strategic Initiatives
Meet the full Office of Partnerships Team here.
Within the Division of Student Affairs, the Office of Civic Engagement and Social Responsibility (CESR) works with students to involve themselves in society with the intent to better the world around them by offering opportunities to practice civic engagement, active citizenship, and social responsibility. CESR is a crucial partner for the work of BTU because of the link to student community service and engagement.
Christopher D. Jensen, Ph.D.
Director, Civic Engagement & Social Responsibility
Assistant Director for Community Engagement
Assistant Director for Civic Engagement
Coordinator of Community Service
Coordinator of Community Outreach
The BTU Council is comprised of individuals from across campus who work closely with community and corporate partners. Modeled as a think-tank, this group helps to support partnerships and relationships by raising awareness internally and externally, identifying opportunities for growth and expansion, evaluating impacts and outcomes, developing working teams to address strategic initiatives or challenges, while also serving as the advisory group to President Schatzel on the BTU priority. The BTU Council includes representatives from every academic college and administrative division.
|Nancy Dufau||Academic Affairs||Office of Sponsored Programs and Research|
|David Fedorchak||Academic Affairs||Enrollment Services|
|Clare Muhoro||Academic Affairs||Provost's Office|
|Joe Herring||Administration & Finance||Public Safety|
|Jen Stano||Administration & Finance||Office of Human Resources|
|Lisa Michocki||College of Business and Economics||Student Academic and Career Services|
|Stella Tomasi||College of Business and Economics||e-Business and Techonology Management|
|Gilda Martinez-Alba||College of Education||Elementary Education|
|Jessica Shiller||College of Education||Instructional Leadership & Professional Development|
|Marissa Berk-Smith||College of Fine Arts and Communications||Dean's Office|
|Steven Satta||College of Fine Arts and Communications||Theatre Arts|
|Heather Tolson||College of Health Professions||Health Sciences|
|Marlene Riley||College of Health Professions||Occupational Therapy & Occupational Science|
|Carrie Grant||College of Liberal Arts||English|
|Matthew Durington||College of Liberal Arts||Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminal Justice|
|Sarah Haines||Fisher College of Science and Mathematics||Biological Sciences|
|Sara Slaff||General Counsel|
|Sarah Pressley||GSA Representative|
|Joyce Garczynski||Library||Research & Instruction|
|Katie Maloney||President's Office||Neighborhood and Government Relations|
|Lewis Laury||SGA Representative|
|Tracy Jacobs||Strategic Partnerships & Applied Research||Osher Lifelong Learning Institute|
|Mike Siers||Strategic Partnerships & Applied Research||Regional Economic Studies Institute|
|Kathleen Crostic||Strategic Partnerships and Applied Research||Office of Partnerships and Outreach|
|Bobbie Laur||Strategic Partnerships and Applied Research||Vice President's Office|
|Tess Heron||Strategic Partnerships and Applied Research||Office of Partnerships and Outreach|
|Ardys Russakis||Strategic Partnerships and Applied Research||Vice President's Office|
|Stephanie Easterday||Student Affairs||Office of Civic Engagement & Social Responsibility|
|Chris Jensen||Student Affairs||Office of Civic Engagement & Social Responsibility|
|Corey Bailey||Student Affairs||Student Activities|
|Lorie Logan-Bennett||Student Affairs||Career Center|
|Geaninne Callaghan||University Advancement||Foundation Relations|
|Louise Miller||University Advancement||University Promotions and Events|
|Erica Green||University Marketing & Communications||Marketing and Brand Strategy|
|Kirsten Scofield||University Marketing & Communications||WTMD Radio|
|Matt Palmer||University Communications and Media Relations||Communications and Media Relations|
|LaVern Chapman||Office of Inclusion & Institutional Equity|