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President’s Office

The Office of the President encompasses trustee relations, community relations, and the president’s house. The staff of the Office of the President collectively works to advance the efforts of the President and the College for key stakeholders through strategic communications, purposeful relationship building, and continued engagement.


Marisa Bartolucci
Assistant to the President, Special Projects
401 709-8458

Siobhan Boehm
Project and Event Coordinator
401 454-6264

Bethany Costello
Executive Director, Center for Community Partnerships
401 709-8520

Becky Ebeling
Director of Trustee Relations
401 454-6443

Cheryl Reid Heroux
Executive Assistant
401 454-6402

Dave Proulx
Interim President
401 454-6474

Taylor Scott
Chief of Staff and Communications
401 709-8671


Amicus Briefs
The following are several “amicus” briefs and comments on proposed regulatory actions in which RISD has participated, along with a set of guidelines on institutional and individual involvement in political campaign-related activities.