Staff Directory

For general inquiries, email or call 410-455-2493.


John S. Martello, Ph.D.
Executive Director and Founder, The Shriver Center
Vice Provost, Continuing & Professional Studies

Michele K. Wolff
Director, The Shriver Center
Affiliate Instructor, Department of Sociology & Anthropology

Administrative Services

Shirley Carrington
Office Supervisor and Interview Specialist

Cindy Poland
Employer Relations Assistant

Business & Technology Services

Karen Dowell
Manager, Business & Technology Services

Linda Kruse
Business Manager

Wanda Lesniewski
Administrative Assistant

Shahid Mokal
Coordinator, Information Systems

Susy Pincheira
Program Management Specialist

Judith White
Administrative Assistant

The Choice Program

LaMar Davis
Director, The Choice Program

Kate Carver
Director of Community Partnerships, The Choice Program

Rae Gallagher
Director of Operations, The Choice Program

Danielle Yurchinkonis
Recruiter/Personnel Coordinator, The Choice Program

The Shriver Peaceworker Program

Joby Taylor
Director, Shriver Peaceworker Program

Meghann Shutt
Deputy Director, Shriver Peaceworker Program


Lori Hardesty
Assistant Director, Service-Learning, K-16 Partnerships

Eloise Grose
Program Coordinator, Service-Learning, Community Partnerships

Professional Practice: Internships,Co-ops,Research

Christine Routzahn
Director, Professional Practice
Specializing in Social Sciences & Scholar Intern Programs

Kerry Kidwell-Slak
Associate Director, Professional Practice
Specializing in Life Sciences & Engineering

Kate Phelps
Assistant Director, Professional Practice
Specializing in Information Technology, Mathematics, and Physics

Ray Regimbal
Associate Director of Shady Grove Programs
Specializing in UMBC’s Shady Grove Campus students