Contact Us

CGS front desk

Leadership

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 and the College of General Studies

Jessica Hatherill
Executive Director, Undergraduate Studies and the College of General Studies

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

Antonio M. Quarterman
Director, Institute for Professional and Continuing Studies

CGS Staff 

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

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

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

Lena Zellers
Academic Administrator and Nontraditional Student Specialist
ljz14@pitt.edu
412-624-8484