Staff Directory

If you have a general question or are not sure who to ask for, please contact the main office number (401-736-1100).

Press inquiries should be directed to

Office of the Postsecondary Commissioner Staff 


Beth Bailey, Director of Communications, 401-584-4933
Ronald Cavallaro, General Counsel, 401-736-1119
Anne Marie Coleman, Legal Affairs 401-736-1121
Christina Costa, Educational Support Coordinator 401-736-1114
Rachel Doyle, Operations & Facilities Manager 401-584-4934
Amy Grzybowski, Assistant Commissioner of Workforce; Executive Director of RI Higher Education & Industry Centers 401-584-4932
Faith Hanson, Administrative Assistant 401-584-4931
Linda Makhlouf, Director of Program Administration/Budget & Finance Management 401-736-1152
Jill Olson-Crowley, Assistant to the Commissioner 401-736-1123
Tom Pearce, Operations & Facilities Manager 401-388-4426
Bonnie Rayta, Coordinator, Simulation Laboratory 401-277-5317
Omar Reyes, Director of Adult Programs & Policies 401-736-1111
Rebecca Ryan, Veterans Affairs Program Manager 401-736-1164
Zachary J. Saul, Chief Financial Officer 401-736-1100
Andrea Spargo, Research Specialist 401-736-1163
Tim Thibodeau, Simulation Specialist 401-277-5318
Douglas Tingle, Operations Manager 401-584-4931
Deanna Velletri, Proprietary School Specialist 401-736-1118
Tammy Warner, Assistant Commissioner of Postsecondary Academic and Student Affairs 401-736-1173