The President's Office Staff

Joanne Connor

Chief of Staff and Liason to the Board of Trustees 856.256.4102

Dr. Joanne Connor is the President's Chief of Staff and Board of Trustees Liaison. In her role in the President's Office, she is responsible for building partnerships within and beyond the university and supporting Rowan's mission.


Bob Zazzali
Senior Vice President, Community & Economic Development 856.256.4110

As the Senior VP for Community & Economic Development, in addition to performing a number of duties related to the Office of the President, Mr. Zazzali focuses on community and economic outreach and development in the region. He also assists the President in overseeing Athletics and Public Safety, and plays a liaison role with the Borough of Glassboro. In addition, Zazzali serves as the University's Ethics Liaison Officer with the New Jersey State Ethics Commission.


The President's Administrative Assistants

Andrea Watkins
Managing Administrative Assistant 856.256.5104

Joanne Showers
Managing Administrative Assistant 856.256.4103

Theresa DeVecchis
Managing Administrative Assistant 856.256.4101

Laurie Lodise
Managing Administrative Assistant 856.256.5101