Contact Us

CGS front desk

Administration

Kathleen Blee
Bettye J. and Ralph E. Bailey Dean of the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences and the College of General Studies 

John Twyning
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences

Antonio M. Quarterman
Director, College of General Studies

Gretchen Holtzapple Bender
Assistant Dean of Academic Affairs, College of General Studies

Lydia Heyliger
Administrative Coordinator
lydia.heyliger@pitt.edu
412-624-6608

Academic Affairs 

Boryana Dobreva
Director of Academic Programs
boryana.dobreva@pitt.edu
412-624-6173

Leslie Hilliard
Program Assistant
hilliard@pitt.edu
412-624-6617

Advising

Tiwanda Taylor 
Director of Advising and Student Support
tltst28@pitt.edu
412-624-7019

Shannon DeMateo
Academic Advisor
sed104@pitt.edu
412-624-7012

Krista Stokes
Academic Advisor
kqs1@pitt.edu
412-624-7314

Admissions and Enrollment  

Adeola Adefemiwa
Interim Admissions Coordinator 
aja66@pitt.edu

412-624-7311

Lena Zellers
Recruiter
ljz14@pitt.edu
412-624-8484