Administrative Offices

While many questions about the M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing can be answered by reviewing the pages of this web site, including program-specific FAQs, you may need to contact our administrative offices:

For general College business or inquiries or to reach the Nursing Alumni Association, Ann Barrow McKenzie Director of College Relations, or Maria Pavelsky Director of Finance and Administration, use the main College office number 610.519.4900 or

Contact information for Arlene Solnick, Director of the Learning Resource Center, may be found in that section of this web site.

Office of the Dean


Connelly Endowed Dean

Donna S. Havens, PhD, RN, FAAN
Connelly Endowed Dean and Professor
Phone: 610.519.4909

Assistant to the Dean

Mrs. Theresa Hoffman-Lare
Phone: 610.519.4909
Fax: 610.519.7997

Associate Dean

Lesley A. Perry, PhD, RN
Associate Dean and Professor
Phone: 610.519.4933


Assistant Dean for College and Student Services

Anne M. Fink, PhD, RN, CNE
Assistant Dean for College and Student Services
and Assistant Professor
Phone: 610.519.4905


The Office of the Dean is located on the main floor of Driscoll Hall room 107.

Undergraduate Program

Undergraduate Program Assistant Dean

Angelina Arcamone, PhD, RN, CCE, Assistant Dean and Director
Phone: 610.519.4926

Undergraduate Program Assistant

Mrs. Marie Paolucci
Phone: 610.519.4926

The Undergraduate Program Offices are located on the third floor of Driscoll Hall room 306.

Second Degree Options Program Coordinator

Second Degree BSN and Second Degree Accelerated BSN (BSNExpress)  

Colleen Meakim, MSN, RN, CHSE
Clinical Assistant Professor
Phone: 610.519.6596
Fax: 610-519-7955

Second Degree Program Assistant

Kristin Barkdoll
Phone: 610.519.7137

RN to BSN Program Coordinator (online)

Margaret “Peggy” Lyons, DNP, RN, CRNI
Nurse Faculty Coordinator
Phone: 610.519.5425

Kelly Tuzio
Administrative Coordinator



Graduate Program

Assistant Dean, Graduate Program
Marguerite K. Schlag
, EdD, RN

Assistant Dean and Director
Phone: 610.519.4907

Graduate Program Assistant

Kathleen Geibel
Phone: 610.519.4934

Nurse Practitioner, Coordinator

Elizabeth Muncey Blunt, PhD, RN, APRN, BC
Phone: 610.519.4928

Nursing Education Program

Marguerite K. Schlag, EdD, RN
Phone: 610.519.4907

Nurse Anesthesia DNP Program Director

Jodie Szlachta, PhD, RN, CRNA

PhD in Nursing Program Director

Mary Ann Cantrell, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN
Phone: 610.519.6829

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) Program Director

Debra Shearer, EdD, MSN, FNP-BC
Phone: 610.519.8337

Doctoral Programs Assistant

Rachel N'Diaye
Phone: 610.519.4914

The Graduate Program Offices are located on the third floor of Driscoll Hall room 306.



Continuing Education Program

Continuing Education Program Director

Evelyn Lengetti, PhD, RN-BC
Director and Clinical Assistant Professor
Phone: 610.519.4931

Continuing Education Program Assistant

Louisa Zullo
Phone: 610.519.4930
Fax: 610.519.6780

The Continuing Education Program Offices are located on the second floor of Driscoll Hall room 220.

Driscoll Hall

Mailing Address

Villanova University
M. Louise Fitzpatrick College of Nursing
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085-1690

Phone: 610.519.4900
Fax: 610.519.7650

The College offices, located in Driscoll Hall, are open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.