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Offices & Staff

Welcome to the New England College of Optometry. For further information about the College, NECO Center for Eye Care, our administrative offices and staff, and our faculty, please use the following contact information.


Contact Information 

New England College of Optometry

424 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02115
phone: (617) 266-2030  fax: (617) 424-9202 

Hours of Operation: Please see Hours and Holidays page for hours of operation and holiday calendar.

Need directions? Visit our directions page or get driving directions from Google. 


Department Information and Hours

Administrative & Academic Offices/Departments

To contact one of New England College of Optometry’s offices, please select a name below to email a question or use the phone number provided.

Academic Affairs 

  • Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Sandra Mohr, Interim Dean of Academic Affairs, 617-587-5608  

Admissions 

  • Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Kristen Tobin, Director of Admissions, 617-587-5624
  • Paul Mills, Associate Director of Admissions, 617-587-5665

Alumni Relations

  • Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Margery Warren, Director of Alumni Relations, 617-587-5687

Biomedical Science and Diseases Department 

  • Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Steven KoevaryDepartment Chair: 617-587-5629

Business Office

  • Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Traci Logan, Senior Vice President for Finance & Administration, CFO, 617-522-5711
  • Ruth Joress, Executive Director of Financial Operations, 617-587-5673
  • Pete Maddocks, Controller, 617-587-5633
  • Harriett Gadson, Contract & Compliance Manager, 617-587-5630
  • Cindy Grant, Director of Purchasing & Campus Store, 617-587-5576

Clinical Education

  • Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Erik Weissberg, Clinical Ed Director, 617-587-5750

Communications/Marketing

  • Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Ingrid Hoogendoorn, Director of Communications, 617-587-5722

Elena's Cafe

  • Contact cafe 617-587-5602 or Order Online
  • Summer Term: Monday - Friday, 7:00 - 3:00 PM
  • Fall & Spring Term: Monday - Friday 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Facilities 

  • Please see Hours & Holidays page for specific for building hours of operation
  • Mark Cataudella, Director of Campus Planning and Facilities, 617-587-5740
  • Front Desk/Reception 617-266-2030
  • Mail Room: Summer Term Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:00 - 2:30 PM;  Fall & Spring Term Hours: Monday - Friday 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Financial Aid

Human Resources

  • Monday - Friday,  8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Elizabeth Davies, Executive Director of Human Resources, 617-587-5787

Information Technology

  • Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Jill Lund, Director of Enterprise Technology, 617-587-5641
  • Ben Feingold-Thoryn, Director of Technology Support Services, 617-587-5689

Institutional Advancement

  • Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Tony Cavallerano, Executive Director, Institutional Advancement & Professional Relations, 617-587-5585
  • Sarah Nickerson, Assistant Director of Institutional Advancement, 617-587-5615

Library & Media Services 

  • Service Desk: Monday - Thursday, 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM; Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM; Saturday-Sunday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Library Hours: Visit the library homepage to see specific hours throughout the year.
  • Heather Edmonds, Director of Library Services, 617-587-5579
  • Melissa Lydston, Research Support Librarian, 617-587-5657
  • Marek Jacisin, Educational Media Coordinator, 617-587-5654

Primary Care Department

  • Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Aurora Denial, Department Chair, 617-587-5769

Registrar’s Office

Residency Programs

Specialty and Advanced Care Department

  • Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Stacy Lyons, Department Chair, 617-587-5611

Student Services

  • Monday - Friday, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Barbara McGinley, Associate Dean of Student Affairs, 617-587-5620

Vision Science Department

  • Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Glen McCormackDepartment Chair, 617-587-5772

* Please note that hours are subject to change.

NECO Center for Eye Care

  • Commonwealth Location: 930 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215
    phone: (617) 262-2020  fax: (617) 236-6323  email: eyecare@neco.edu
  • Roslindale Location:  4199 Washington Street, Suite 2, Roslindale, MA 02131
    phone: (617) 323-7300  fax: (617) 587-5521  email: eyecare@neco.edu
    • Tim BossieClinical Director, NECO Center for Eye Care
    • Gary Chu, Senior Director of Public Health and Community Collaborations
    • Please visit www.necoeyecare.org for specific hours of operation for each location.