Nigel is originally from the Baltimore/Washington Metropolitan area where he attended Bowie State University for his Bachelor's degree in Organizational and Industrial Psychology. He also holds an MBA degree with a focus on Operations Management. Nigel has been in the State of Pennsylvania for the past few years and joins us from Drexel University. He has been a leader in the Higher Education industry for over 10 years and has a deep passion and dedication to Student Success and Development. In his free time he enjoys spending time with family, traveling, sports and outdoor activities.
Frank is originally from the small town of Plymouth Township, Pennsylvania. He attended College at Kutztown University and received a Bachelors and Masters of Science Degree. Frank worked 10 years within their Residence Life Program and was previously the Residence Coordinator for Housing, Residence Life and Dining Services. He became the Community Conduct Officer at Mansfield University in June of 2013.
In fall of 2015, Ruth entered her fourth academic year within the division of Student Life. She has been working at MU for 17 years overall and previously held a position in the department of Athletics. A Mercyhurst College (now University) Lakers alum, Ruth became a Mansfield University Mountaineer alum with a Master's in Organizational Leadership. She was the first generation to attend college, and played basketball for the Division II Lakers near hometown of Wattsburg, PA. Ruth treasures time spent with family - husband Gary, Cody (10), & Andy (8). She also rejoices in fitness activities, running in particular – having completed three half-marathons and one full-marathon. She also avidly spends time involved in the local YMCA, and volunteers with the DCNR & US Army Corps of Engineers with projects comprising of fitness and environmental passions. Clifton Strengths Finder Signature Themes: Harmony, Deliberative, Responsibility, Consistency, and Adaptability.
Heather is from Wellsboro, PA. She graduated from MU in 2015 with a BS in Dietetics
and Sports Nutrition and is currently pursuing her Master's in Nutrition. Heather is a huge
animal lover and enjoys fitness and outdoor activities as well as reading and
Mrs. Courtney Hull, Certified Campus Minister, has been a part of the Mansfield family since 2001. Courtney's journey in ministry began as an undergraduate at St. Bonaventure University (SBU), a Catholic, Franciscan college in western New York state. While at St. Bonaventure, Courtney studied biology and theology and was active in campus ministry. Her service work at a student run soup kitchen, with children and also as an RA at SBU, led her to Philadelphia where she spent two years as a full-time volunteer at an inner-city soup kitchen called St. Francis Inn. In May of 2008, Courtney earned a second degree from St. Bonaventure so she holds a B.S. in Biology/Theology & an M.A. in Franciscan Studies. Courtney loves to laugh and talk with students about anything and everything. She also enjoys reading and spending time with family, friends, her husband Patrick, her dog Finnegan and her cat Elvis.
"Jackie" began her career at Mansfield University in 1987 within the Office of Admissions. Having spent many years recruiting students and eventually serving as the Associate Director, she has spent the past 10 years on the Sayre campus as the Student Services Coordinator. In Fall 2014, Jackie joined the Office of Student Retention and Student Life on the Mansfield campus, where she now works with student retention efforts. She enjoys working directly with students in helping them to become successful.
A graduate of Bloomsburg University, Jackie's background in English and journalism gave her the tools to become an effective communicator in her passion for working with young adults in higher education. In her spare time and as a proud mother of her two, (her own young adults) Zach and Paige, she cherishes spending time with her family, and also enjoys gardening, hiking, kayaking and living a healthy lifestyle. Her favorite times are spent on the beach, with sand between her toes!
Mary Beth is originally from the Binghamton, NY area. She earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Education, with certification in both Elementary Education and Special Education from Lock Haven University. While working full-time at Elmira College, Mary Beth obtained her Master of Science Degree in Education: Corporate &Community Education.
Mary Beth has served Mansfield and her students/alumni in
many different capacities over the past 32 years. Her greatest joys are still
the daily interactions with students. They keep her young, and she tries to help them stay grounded. Mary Beth comes from a family of
Mansfieldians. Her husband (Frank)
retired from Mansfield University after 38 years as a faculty member, and all 3
of their daughters (Carolyn, Kathy &Chelsea) are Mansfield graduates. Mary
Beth enjoys antiquing, gardening, camping and spending as much time as possible
with her grand-children (Gabriella &Jameson).
Steve is originally from the Buffalo, NY area. He earned a BA in Philosophy with a minor in Peace Studies from D'Youville College, Buffalo, NY, and an MS in Student Personnel Administration from Buffalo State College. His professional work experience includes serving within the area of Student Affairs as a Student Activities Specialist at Erie Community College, Williamsville, NY, as a Director of Student Activities at Saint Bonaventure University, Olean, NY and as a Director of Student Activities and Programming at Mansfield University of Pennsylvania. Professional memberships include AEP, APCA, NACA, and Pollstar.
He really enjoys family time, professional career, arts &entertainment, professional &college sports, travel, reading, boating, biking, and for many years he played ice hockey in the Western New York area. He currently serve as an off ice official for the Elmira Jackals (ECHL) professional hockey team.