Assistant Director for Academic Integrity

Deanna (she/her) has served in the role as Assistant Director since July, 2011. Deanna receives all reports documenting alleged violations of the Code of Academic Integrity (Plagiarism, Cheating, Collusion, Fabrication) and coordinates the formation of all Academic Integrity Councils.

Awards and Recognition

  • Certificate in Social Justice Mediation training, Social Justice Mediation Institute, 2017
  • Certificate in Basic Conflict Mediation training, Champlain College Woodbury Institute, 2015


Associations and Affiliations

  • ACPA – College Student Educators International
  • ASCA – Association for Student Conduct Administration
  • ICAI – International Center for Academic Integrity
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  • M. Ed., Higher Education and Student Affairs Administration, The University of Vermont
  • B.A., Religious Studies (concentrations in Judaism, Buddhism, and Hinduism), University of Virginia


  • 802.656.4360
Office Location:

Nicholson House, 41 South Prospect Street

Office Hours:

8:00 am to 4:30 pm

Courses Taught

  • Dimensions of Self and Society, Community College of Vermont (2015-present)
  • Introduction to College Studies, Community College of Vermont (2010-2015)
  • Intergroup Dialogue, University of Vermont (2011-2013)
  • Aspects of Peer Mentoring, University Honors Program, University of California, Riverside (2005-2009)