Our professional advisors are knowledgeable about all aspects of academic advising and university policies, including academic requirements, degree pathways and planning, course selection, changing majors and other academic matters. Advising services are available year-round for students seeking information about any of the undergraduate degree and certificate programs offered through the
Division of Graduate, Online & Professional Studies
Dana received her M.S. in Arts Administration and B.A. in Music from Boston University (BU). Before joining the UMass Lowell team, she was a lead faculty and student support administrator in BU's Office of Distance Education. She worked with students of all backgrounds, ages and interests. Dana loves spending time with her cats and exploring Lowell and the surrounding area in her free time.
Business Administration Bachelor's Degrees—Last Names A-M, Business Administration Associate's Degrees—Last Names A-Z, Accounting Certificate, Digital Marketing Certificate
Angela received her M.Ed. from Rivier University and her B.A. from Saint Anselm College. She has over 15 years in higher education with experience in registrar services, advising, disability services and program management. Over the course of her career, she’s had the privilege of working with students at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels, both in traditional and continuing education settings.
Business Administration Bachelor's Degrees—Last Names N-Z
Kerry is a doctoral student at Lesley University, focusing on human development and learning. She has over 15 years in higher education with experiences in advising, transition planning, disability services, accessibility services and educational training and development. Throughout her career, Kerry has worked with students of all ages, from preschool to medical school, both on-campus and online.
Senior Academic Advisor
Liberal Arts and English Studies Degree Programs, Graphic Design Certificate
Jarryl received his master’s degree from Cambridge College and bachelor’s from Newbury College. Before joining UMass Lowell, he worked in special education for ten years. He is committed to helping others pursue their academic goals.
Information Technology Programs—Last Names A-K, Certificates in Data Telecommunications, Networking and Security, UNIX/LINUX, Website Design and JAVA
Katelyn is originally from Johnson, Vermont. She received her associate’s degree from The Culinary Institute of America and her bachelor’s degree from Northern Vermont University. She has over ten years of experience in both admissions and advising in higher education. Over the course of her career, she has had the pleasure of working with traditional and continuing education students. She has worked at various colleges and universities, including small niche schools, liberal arts colleges and large selective universities.
Information Technology Programs—Last Names L-Z, Certificates in Information Technology and Multi-Media
Diane received her B.L.A. from UMass Lowell and her M.Ed. in Psychology from Cambridge College. Diane is passionate about supporting students through academic planning and has been with UMass Lowell since 2011. She has worked extensively with online and non-traditional student populations at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Before her career in higher education, Diane operated a small business. She remains committed to personal activities and charities centered around her passion for helping others.
Christine earned her B.A. and M.S. in Education and her B.A. in Sociology from UMass Amherst. She has over 20 years of experience in the field and joined the Graduate, Online & Professional Studies advising team in the Fall 2019. Christine is passionate about supporting learners through effective goal-setting strategies, advocating for students of varying abilities and promoting student success through individualized degree planning. Christine cherishes her free time with her family, volunteers in the community and is an avid gardener.
B.S. Criminal Justice, Security Management and Homeland Security Certificate and Paralegal Certificate