Office of the Dean

Dean of the College

Hill, Lena

Lena Hill
Dean of the College; Professor of English
Simpson House

Associate Deans of the College

LaRiviere, Fred

Fred LaRiviere
Associate Dean of the College; Associate Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Simpson House

Lucy-Speidel, Beth

Beth Lucy-Speidel
Associate Dean of the College
Simpson House

Associate Dean Lucy-Speidel received her B.S. degree from SUNY Empire State College, her Master of Science degree from Eastern University and her Master of Arts from Marymount University. She joined the Dean's Office in 2019. She is responsible for budget planning and management, space planning and facilities, compliance and HR guidance as well as the Dean's Office management and staff development. She partners with faculty in fiscal and budgetary matters as well as space and facilities. She works closely with staff across the college to ensure smooth operations and meeting of faculty needs. Associate Dean Lucy-Speidel currently resides outside of Woodstock, VA with her husband and has four sons.


Kate Saacke
Administrative Assistant
Dean of the College Office