The MLA Staff

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ROSEMARY G. FEAL, Executive Director

Office of the Executive Director

  • Carol S. Zuses, Coordinator of Governance and Assistant to the Executive Director

  • June DiMarzo, Assistant to the Executive Director

  • Stacy Hartman, Project Coordinator, Connected Academics

Administration and Finance

  • Terrence Callaghan, Director of Administration and Finance

  • Samantha Bowens, Coordinator of Human Resources

  • Raquel Cortés, Coordinator of Purchasing and Administrative Assistant

Financial Operations

  • Arlene M. Barnard, Controller

  • Bill Yeung, Financial Analyst

  • Sabrina Flagler, Payroll Coordinator

  • Geraldine S. Betencourt, Assistant, Accounting Operations

  • Diana M. Gilchrist, Assistant, Accounting Operations

  • Jennifer Mui Wu, Assistant, Accounting Operations

Member and Administrative Services

  • Leonard J. Moreton, Head of Member and Administrative Services

  • Cindy S. Cohen, Coordinator of Member and Customer Communications

  • Marcia E. Henry, Coordinator of Permissions and Committee Arrangements

  • Lorna C. Reid, Coordinator of Customer Services Activities

  • Michael J. Reilly, Coordinator of Convention Registration and Administrative Assistant

  • Brenda A. Sample, Coordinator of Mail Services and Administrative Assistant

  • Edwin J. Gunn, Administrative Assistant

  • Keith M. O’Dea, Administrative Assistant

  • Elga Y. Yorke, Administrative Assistant

Bibliographic Information Services

  • Barbara A. Chen, Director of Bibliographic Information Services and Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Mary Onorato, Associate Director of Bibliographic Information Services

  • Gregory M. Grazevich, Associate Editor and Senior Thesaurus Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Brigitte A. Agna, Senior Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Daniel C. Connor, Senior Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Aaron E. Davis, Senior Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Emma P. Marciano, Senior Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Julie Frick Wade, Senior Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Martin York, Senior Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Peter E. Zimmermann, Senior Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Cameron Bardrick, Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Yüksel Duman, Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Claire Leich-Galland, Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • William N. Ostrow, Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Edward H. Willis, Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Ari Borrell, Associate Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Katsuyo Motoyoshi, Associate Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Farrah Lehman Den, Assistant Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Amanda Kerbel, Assistant Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Jennifer Nelson, Assistant Index Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Tianqi Robyn Yang, Indexer, MLA International Bibliography

  • Christopher Monell, Thesaurus Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • Angela Ecklund, Associate Thesaurus Editor and Tutorial Producer, MLA International Bibliography

  • Chrysula Norway, Associate Thesaurus Editor, MLA International Bibliography

  • David W. Wright, Editor, Directory of Periodicals

  • Liza Young, Archivist

  • Helen Slavin, Coordinator of Contributing Scholars Programs and Administrative Assistant

  • Zachary Tomlinson, Administrative Assistant

Information Systems

  • Micki Kaufman, Director of Information Systems

  • David W. Hodges, Senior Technologist

  • Claire Kerker, Administrative Assistant

Data Design

  • Kinglen L. Wang, Head of Data Design

  • Mei Chu, Project Leader, Database Application Design and Development

  • Mike LiVolsi, Operations Database Administrator

  • Daniel Bokser, Database Coordinator

  • Beverly J. Celusak, Programmer

  • Cecily M. Tai, Programmer

Online Production

  • Tom Lewek, Head of Online Production

  • Sandy McVetty, Production Associate

  • Judy Strassberg, Production Assistant

Print Production

  • Judith H. Altreuter, Head of Print Production

  • David F. Cope, Senior Typesetter

  • Laurie Russell, Senior Proofreader

Software Development

  • Alfredo DeMatteis, Web Developer

  • Eric Knappe, Web Developer

  • Ryan Williams, Web Developer

Systems and Networks

  • Neil J. Balavram, Head of Systems and Networks

  • Charles Ornegri, Metadata Administrator


  • Siovahn Walker, Director of Outreach


  • Anna S. A. Chang, Head of Communications

  • Jacqueline Lerescu, Outreach and Development Coordinator

Convention Programs

  • Karin L. Bagnall, Head of Convention Programs

  • Anastasia M. Courtney, Senior Convention Manager

  • Deirdre Henry, Coordinator of Allied Programs

  • Hagar Bermudez, Administrative Assistant

Promotion and Sales

  • Kathleen M. Hansen, Head of Promotion and Sales

  • Pamela Roller, Senior Designer

  • Chéri A. Smith, Advertising Manager


  • Dennis Looney, Director of Programs and ADFL

  • Douglas W. Steward, Associate Director of Programs and ADE

  • Mara Naaman, Associate Director of Programs and ADFL

  • Annie M. Reiser, Administrative Assistant, Programs and Research, and Coordinator of Book Prizes


  • David E. Laurence, Director of Research and ADE

  • Natalia Lusin, Associate Director of Research

  • Stephen T. Olsen, Associate Director of Research and Manager of Digital Services

  • Roy S. Chustek, Senior Administrative Assistant, Research, and Coordinator of the Job Information Service

Scholarly Communication

  • Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Associate Executive Director and Director of Scholarly Communication

  • Angela L. Gibson, Associate Director of Scholarly Communication and Head of Book and Online Publications

  • Sara Pastel, Head of Periodical Publications

  • Nicky Agate, Project Manager for Digital Initiatives

  • James C. Hatch, Senior Acquisitions Editor

  • Katherine Kim, Assistant Acquisitions Editor

  • Michael Kandel, Senior Editor, MLA Publications

  • Barney Latimer, Senior Editor, MLA Publications

  • Erika Suffern, Associate Editor

  • Christiane Angeli, Assistant Editor

  • John D. Golbach, Assistant Editor

  • Jennifer A. Rappaport, Assistant Editor

  • Annabel B. Schneider, PMLA Advertising Manager and Submissions Associate

  • Rafael Fonseca, Editorial Assistant

  • Laura Kiernan, Editorial Assistant

  • Susana Sevilla Aho, Project Coordinator, Humanities Commons