Occupational Therapy Faculty and Staff


    Jan Garbarini

    Program Director, Assistant Professor and Research Coordinator of Occupational Therapy

    Phone: (845) 848-6034
    Email: jan.garbarini@dc.edu

    B.S., Temple University
    M.A., New York University
    Ph.D, Nova Southeastern University

        Sandra Block

        Adjunct Lecturer

        Email: sandra.block@dc.edu

        B.S., Dominican College
        M.S., Dominican College
        OTD, Chatham University

            John Damiao

            Instructor, Coordinator of Pre-OT Advisement and Admissions

            Email: john.damiao@dc.edu
            845-848-6040

            B.S., Dominican College
            M.S., Dominican College

                Tara Fettes

                Adjunct Lecturer

                Email: tara.fettes@dc.edu

                B.S., Dominican College
                M.S., Dominican College

                    Jacqueline Kendona

                    Adjunct Lecturer

                    Email: jacqueline.kendona@dc.edu

                    A.A.S., Essex College
                    B.A., Thomas Edison State College
                    M.S., Misericordia University
                    O.T.D., George Washington University

                        Brenda Mahon

                        Adjunct Lecturer

                        Email: brenda.mahon@dc.edu

                        B.S., Dominican College
                        M.S., Dominican College
                        OTD, Chatham University

                            Randy Marti

                            Adjunct Lecturer

                            Email: randy.marti@dc.edu

                            B.A., Rutgers University
                            M.S., Seton Hall University

                                Noreen Martinez

                                Adjunct Lecturer

                                Email: noreen.martinez@dc.edu

                                B.S., Dominican College
                                M.S., Dominican College

                                    Corinne Piren

                                    Adjunct Lecturer

                                    Email: corinne.piren@dc.edu

                                    B.S., Dominican College
                                    M.S., Dominican College

                                        Michael Pizzi

                                        Associate Professor

                                        (845) 848-6037
                                        Email: michael.pizzi@dc.edu

                                        B.S., Elizabethtown College
                                        M.S., Towson University
                                        Ph.D., The Union Institute and University FAOTA, Fellow American Occupational Therapy Association

                                            Pietra Rivera

                                            Lecturer

                                            Email: pietra.rivera@dc.edu

                                            B.S., Dominican College
                                            M.S., Dominican College

                                             

                                                Bonnie Ross

                                                Lecturer

                                                Email: bonnie.ross@dc.edu 

                                                A.A.S., Orange County Community College
                                                B.A., Wagner College
                                                B.S./M.S., Dominican College

                                                    Nadia Rust

                                                    Assistant Professor

                                                    (845) 848-6033
                                                    Email: nadia.rust@dc.edu

                                                    B.OT., University of Durban Westville
                                                    OTD., Chatham University

                                                        Pam Story

                                                        Assistant Professor, Director, Division of Allied Health, Assistant Director, Coordinator of Graduate Advisement

                                                        (845) 848-6039
                                                        Email: pamela.story@dc.edu

                                                        B.S., Utica College of Syracuse University
                                                        O.T.D., Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions

                                                            Manisha Sheth

                                                            Adjunct Lecturer

                                                            Email: manisha.sheth@dc.edu

                                                            B.S., University of Bombay
                                                            M.S., University of Bombay
                                                            O.T.D., Boston University

                                                                Mary Walsh Roche

                                                                Academic Fieldwork Coordinator and Program Faculty

                                                                Email: mary.walshroche@dc.edu

                                                                B.A., Iona College
                                                                M.S., Columbia University

                                                                    Diane Weiss

                                                                    Adjunct Lecturer

                                                                    Email: diane.weiss@dc.edu

                                                                    B.S., University of Western Ontario
                                                                    M.A., Fairleigh Dickinson University
                                                                    FAOTA, Fellow American Occupational Therapy Association