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​Chief Information Officer


N​a​me​​​ Josh R. Piddi​ngton                     
Title​ Chief Information Officer​
Education A.S., Gloucester County College
B.S., M.A., Rowan University
E​​​mployment​ Status Full-Time Employee​
Phone 856-415-2286

Biography​

Josh Piddington has devoted himself to furthering the reach of higher education and its affordable attainment for more than a decade. Piddington specializes in almost anything dealing with technology, but his research interests lie in mobile, social media and instructional design. He began as a student worker at the College and progressed throughout the years to his current leadership position. Piddington is a principled leader who always puts students' interests first. During his stewardship, the College's online learning environment known as "eLearning" has grown to encompass more than 65 percent of all courses offered at Rowan College. Piddington earned an associate degree in communications from the College, as well as a bachelor of science in business administration with a specialization in management information systems and a master of arts in educational technology from Rowan University. ​Piddington plans to pursue a doctorate degree in the coming years.

Academic Technology

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​Name Elsie Alvarez   ​​ ​​            ​ ​
Title​​ Instructional Technology Technician
Education​ Currently enrolled at Rowan College
Employment Status Student Employee​
Phone 856-415-2298, option 2


Biography

Hired in March of 2015, Elsie Alvarez​ training is in SMART classroom technology as well as the general maintenance of equipment. She is enrolled at Rowan College at Gloucester County as a Liberal Arts major.​

Name Beth Beecroft                    ​
Title​​ Instructional Technology Technician
Education B.A., Rowan University
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 3



Biography​



​Beth Beecroft, an eLearning technician, has been working in the Office of Technology since August 2007. She assists faculty and students with the College’s eLearning system and is responsible for most of the print media distributed by the office (including its newsletter). She earned a B.A. in geography from Rowan University in 2006 and is pursuing an M.A. in English through SNHU’s online program.​​

​Name Shaun Burns   ​​ ​​            ​ ​
Title​​ Instructional Technology Technician
Education​ Currently enrolled at Rowan College
Employment Status Student Employee​
Phone 856-415-2298, option 2


Biography

Shaun Burns is an Instructional Technology Technician and has been with the Office of Technology since September of 2013. His duties include the training and instruction of SMART technologies, as well as assisting with SMART classroom support. He also works with the IASTE Stage Hand Union in the TD Bank Arts Center in his spare time. He is currently a student worker and is pursuing a degree in Engineering. ​
Name David Coates
Title Coordinator, Instructional Technology Technician
Education A.A.S., Gloucester County College
B.A., Temple University
M.S.Ed., Wilkes University
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 3​


Biography​​ Dave Coates is an instructional technology technician specializing in eLearning training and support for online, hybrid and web-enhanced courses for the College. He also teaches Introduction to Photography as an adjunct instructor. Dave is supported and inspired by his wife, Raquel; daughter, Margot; and son, Dylan.
​ Name Diana L. DeVault
Title Instructional Technology Technician
Education B.A., Randolph-Macon Woman’s College
Employment Status

Full​-Time Employee

Phone 856-415-2298, option 3


Biography Diana DeVault is an instructional technology technician and has been with the Office of Technology since September 2006. She specializes in eLearning and performs many of the day-to-day duties within the Office of Technology. She earned her bachelor degree in English ​​literature from Randolph-Macon Woman’s College in 2006 and plans to continue working for Rowan College for many more years.
Name Sam Emmett                    
Title​​ Instructional Technology Technician
Education Currently enrolled at Rowan College
Employment Status ​​Student Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 2​


Biography​hy​ Samuel Emmett is a technician in the department of Instructional Technology, where he has been employed since September 2013. His primary duties are training in SMART technology as well as maintenance and upkeep of equipment. He is enrolled at Rowan College as a computer information systems major.
Name Vaughn Hampton
Title Coordinator, SMART Classroom Technology
Education A.A., Gloucester County College
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone

856-415-2298, option 2



Biography Vaughn Hampton is the coordinator of SMART classroom technology and has been with the Office of Technology since December 2005. His primary focus is the setup and maintenance of SMART classroom technology. He is pursuing his bachelor degree in radio, television and film at Rowan University and plans to continue his career in higher education.
​​Name Chris​ Kennedy                  ​​
Title​​ Instructional Technology Technician
Education Currently enrolled at Rowan College
Employment Status Student Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 2


Biography
Chris has been a technician in the Instructional Technology department since July, 2014. He is majoring in Computer Science at RCGC. His knowledge and various experiences allow him to provide technical support in and out of the classroom.​
​​Name Rachel Hanestein​                  ​​
Title​​ Instructional Technology Technician
Education Currently enrolled at Rowan College
Employment Status Student Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 2


Biography
Rachel has been with the Office of Technology since November of 2014. Her duties include the training and instruction of SMART technologies, as well as assisting with SMART classroom support and maintaining equipment. She is attending RCGC as a Communications major and plans to transfer to Rowan University in pursuit of a degree in Radio, Television, and Film.
Name Dan McCormick
Title Instructional Technology Technician
Education Currently enrolled at Rowan University
Employment Status Part-Time Employee
Phone 856-​415-2298, option 2


Biography Dan McCormick is an instructional technology technician and has been with the Office of Technology since May 2007. He offers support to Mac Labs and the Photo ID Station and also helps maintain the SMART technology in the classrooms. He is working on his B.A. in music education at Rowan University.
Name Nick Smargisso
Title Instructional Technology Technician
Education Currently enrolled at Drexel University
Employment Status Part-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 2


Biography Nicholas Smargisso is an instructional technology technician and has been with the office since October 2009. He performs various tasks in the office, including handling equipment requests and assisting with SMART classroom upkeep. He is a student worker and is pursuing a degree in engineering.

Enterprise Information Systems

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Name David Comfort
Title Administrator, Web & Portal Systems
Education A.S., Gloucester County College
B.S., Drexel University
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1


Biography David Comfort is the administrator of Web & Portal Systems at Rowan College. Dave works with the web and portal team to manage the day-to-day operations of these systems. In addition, Dave assists with mobile development, SharePoint, project management-related tasks and other responsibilities as needed. Dave also teaches web development-related classes as an adjunct instructor at Rowan College.

Name Jeffery Frye
Title​​ ​Applications and Systems Administrator 
Education
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1

Biograp​​​hy​ ​Jeff is part of the team responsible for the day to day operations of RCGC's server systems and network infrastructure equipment. Jeff has been a full time employee of RCGC since January, 2014. Prior to joining RCGC, Jeff worked as the Systems Administrator for a Sporting Goods Manufacturing/Distribution company. He enjoys using his skills in the education sector at RCGC.

Name Rob Lore
Title Applications & Systems Administrator
Education 
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1


Biography Rob Lore works as part of Rowan College's Network & Systems administration team. This team is responsible for the day-to-day operations of Rowan College's server systems as well as the operations of all the College’s network infrastructure equipment. Rob has been a full-time employee of the College since April 2012. Rob previously served as the systems administrator for a managed services provider that focused on providing IT services support to pharmaceutical companies in the Northeast.

Name Carlos Lugo
Title Applications & Systems Administrator
Education B.S.,  ITT Technical Institute, Torrance, California
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1


Biography Carlos Lugo is an applications and system administrator within Rowan College's Network and Systems Administration team. Carlos joined the College in March 2012. Before that time, Carlos worked in the health information technologies field as a technical support engineer in Long Beach, California. In that position, he was involved in numerous projects. Some of his most memorable were the EMR conversion, AD/Exchange migrations, Cisco VoIP and PACS. He enjoys using his skills in the education sector at Rowan College.

Name Michael Gotthold
Title Assistant Director, Network & Systems Administration
Education Professional Certification in A+, MCSE, NET+
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1


Biography Mike Gotthold works as one-third of the College's Network & Systems administration team. This team is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the College's server systems as well as the operations of all the College’s network infrastructure equipment. Mike has been a full-time employee of Rowan College​ since January 2010. Previously, Mike worked for six months as an outside consultant to the College, and before joining the College, Mike spent five years as a network administrator for Camden County College. "The goal of our team is to keep the systems and network functioning efficiently, securely and reliably to ensure students, faculty and staff have access to the applications and tools they need to succeed," he said.

Name Nayibe Lopez
Title Programmer Analyst
Education A.S., Borough of Manhattan Community College
B.B.A., Baruch College
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1


Biography Nayibe Lopez is a Banner programmer analyst who has been with the Office of Technology since January 2010. She worked the previous 10 years for SunGard Higher Education as a senior programmer analyst. Her areas of expertise include Oracle Forms, SQL Plus, PL/SQL and Pro*C development, among other technologies composing the Banner suite of products. She earned a bachelor degree in management information systems from Baruch College in New York City in 1998. She is now a proud member of the Rowan College staff. ​

Name Ken Mattison
Title Network Administrator, RCGC & GCEC
Education A.A., Morris County college

Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1


Biography Ken is a Network Administrator at both RCGC and the Gloucester County Educational Campus. He has over 30 years experience in IT working mainly on network communications issues. Ken holds an A.A. degree in Humanities from Morris County College, has a senior standing at Rowan University in Management Information Systems, and has a CCNA certificate.
​Name

Chibueze Okechukwu ​

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Title​Web Developer
Education A.A.S., Gloucester County College

Employment StatusFull-Time Employee
Phone856-415-2298, option 1


Biography Chibueze (Chib) Okechukwu earned a degree in Web Development for e-Commerce at Rowan College in 2011 and began working for the College in 2014. He has been designing and maintaining websites since 2008. Chib intends to continue working for the College and also further his education. Whenever he isn't developing websites, you'll usually find him watching or playing soccer.

Name Jennifer Yager
Title Web & Social Media Specialist
Education A.A., Burlington County College
B.A., Rutgers University
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1


Biography Jennifer Yager has worked at the College since 1990. She maintains the College's Social media accounts and helps with  the College's website and Portal. In addition, she also applies the skills she gained while earning her photography degree by snapping photos for the Rowan College website. You may see her on campus with camera in hand.

Open Computer Labs

Name Gary Kuehnapfel
Title Open Computer Lab Manager
Education
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-468-5000, ext. 6431


Biography Gary Kuehnapfel is the Open Computer Lab manager and has worked at the College since 2005. He sets the Open Lab schedule and oversees all functions of the Open Lab. He assigns jobs and tasks to the lab staff as needed. He plans to continue working for Rowan College for many years to come.
Name Kathy Falzone
Title Computer Lab Technician
Education
Employment Status Part-Time Employee
Phone 856-468-5000, ext. 6431


Biography Kathy Falzone initially was hired by the College as a computer lab technician in 1993 while completing classes to obtain an associate degree in computer information processing. She has held several positions during her time with the College, including network technician, systems coordinator for GOLD/LOGIN libraries, and proctor in the Student Success Center’s Testing Department. ​
​Name Bob Dazlich​
Title Computer Lab Technician
Education
Employment Status > Part-Time Employee ​
Phone 856-468-5000, ext. 6431


Name Kennedy Aora
Title Computer Lab Technician
Education A.S., Gloucester County College
Employment Status Part-Time Employee
Phone 856-468-5000, ext. 6431


Biography Kennedy Aora is a technician in the Open Lab. He initially was hired in May 1998 while pursuing associate degrees in computer information systems and computerized accounting.

Name Yassin Ali
Title Computer Lab Technician
Education A.A.S., Gloucester County College
Employment Status Part-Time Employee
Phone 856-468-5000, ext. 6431


Biography Yassin Ali is an Open Lab Technician and has been with the College since 2005. His main duties include monitoring the Computer Lab and helping students, faculty and staff as needed. ​

Technical Support

Name​ ​​​Riker Cross​  
Title​​ Instructional Technology Technician
Educatio​n Currently enrolled at Rowan College
Employment Status Student Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1


Biography​​Riker has been employed with the College since October of 2013. He has  already graduated with an A.A. degree in Art from RCGC and is currently seeking a Bachelor's degree in History from Rowan University.
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Name Michael Fox Mike Fox
Title Supervisor, Technical Support
Education
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1


Biography Mike Fox has been working in some capacity in the College'Technical Support Office since June 2004. In January 2010, Mike became a full-time employee of the College and supervisor of technical support.
Name​ Carlos Jimenez
Title​ Instructional Technology Technician
Education Currently enrolled at Rowan College
Employment Status Student Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 2


Biography

Carlos Jimenez, who started working at the College as a technician in the Office of Technology in February 2012, was hired full-time at Technical Support in March of 2015. He provides service and support for all campus computers and applications. He will soon be receiving his computer science degree at RCGC and plans to transfer to Drexel University to further develop his programming knowledge.


​ Name Justin Weaver
Title Technical Support Technician
Education Currently enrolled at Rowan College
Employment Status Student Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1


Biography Justin joined the College in 2​011 as a computer graphics art major. His interests include 3D design, photography, music and traditional arts. Employed by the Office of Technology, he provides computer technical support for all staff and faculty in the College. He plans to attend a local four-year college to earn a bachelor degree in computer graphic arts.​
Name Christopher White
Title Technical Support Technician
Education Lincoln Tech Computer Technician Certification, A+ Tech Certification
Employment Status Part-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1


Biography Christopher White is a Technical Support Desk technician and has been with the College since December 2009. He spent 11 years working for the RadioShack Corp. Service Center Division, diagnosing, repairing, upgrading and servicing various models of laptops, computers and other electronic equipment. He enjoys managing the challenges that Rowan College offers.   ​
Name​ Terrance Williams​ ​​
Title Technical Support Technician
Education
Employment Status Full-Time Employee
Phone 856-415-2298, option 1


Biography Terrance joined the College as an external IT support contractor with experience in mainframe programming, software installation, maintenance and direct customer support. In January 2010, he joined the College as part of the Technical Support Desk staff. In this capacity, he assists students, staff and faculty in merging today’s technology with their everyday lives.    ​ ​​​​