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David Alden Sears   
President, Knight Campus

Gary Howard
President, Flanagan Campus

Michael Palazzolo President, Liston Campus

President, Newport County Campus

Dr. Rachel Rogers
Advisor, Knight Campus

Thomas Procaccini
Advisor, Flanagan Campus

Barry O'Connor Jr.
Advisor, Liston Campus

Robyn Greene
Advisor, Newport Campus
Deans of Student Life
Christine Jenkins

Rebecca Yount

Student Life Panel

The Student Life Panel is a college-wide standing committee of CCRI's Student Government. Through its members, the Student Life Panel is responsible for establishing and reviewing presidential office criteria and interviewing candidates to determine eligibility for office; responsible for establishing election policies and procedures;  reviewing and selecting a maximum of 5 (five) senators-at-large on each campus; and also responsible for assisting each campus Student Government fill vacant positions; as well as other responsibilities as outlined in the SG Constitution or assigned.  

The Student Life Panel consists of the following members:

  • Christine Jenkins, Associate Dean of Student Life (Co-Chair)
  • Rebecca Yount, Associate Dean of Student Life (Co-Chair)
  • David Alden Sears, President of Knight Campus Student Government
  • Gary Howard, President of Flanagan Campus Student Government
  • Michael Palazzolo, President of Liston Campus Student Government
  • Dr. Rachel Rogers, Advisor of Knight Campus Student Government 
  • Thomas Procaccini, Advisor of Flanagan Campus Student Government 
  • Barry O'Connor Jr., Advisor of Liston Campus Student Government 
  • Robyn Greene, Advisor of Newport Campus Student Government 
  • Mark Harrington, Student Member-At-Large
  • Edna O'Neill Mattson, Faculty/Staff Member-At-Large
  • Camille Numrich, Faculty/Staff Member-At-Large
  • Hope Schachter, Administration Member-At-Large

Click here for the application to become a Senator-At-Large on your campus!

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Last Updated: 9/30/15