Meet the Staff

Staff Member Areas of Responsibility

Marcella DeProto

Marcella DeProto, M.A.
Senior Director

  • GR Arts and Sciences 
  • GR School of Education
  • MA Global Entrepreneurial Management 
  • School of Law
  • Scholars
  • Taxes

Cynthia Lai

Ying-Sing (Cynthia) Lai, M.S.
Associate Director

  • GR School of Management
  • UG/GR School of Nursing and Health Professions
  • MS Analytics
  • Scholars

International Student Advisor

  • Advising populations reassigned

Tina Ricafrente

Tina Ricafrente, M.S. Ed
SEVIS Administrator and International Student Advisor

  • UG Arts and Sciences
  • Jesuit Education Exchange Students (JEEP)
  • Data Oversight and SEVIS Reporting

Christy Li

Christy Li, M.A.
Programs Advisor

  • UG School of Management

Sarah Beck

Sarah Ruszkowski, M.A.
Program Assistant


  • General Inquiries
  • ISSS Email
  • Front Desk and Office Operations