Executive Assistant to Distinguished Faculty
Certified Special Ed. - SUNY Brockport (State College/University), Brockport, New York Certification in Therapeutic Crisis Intervention - Cornell University; Ithaca, New York
AAS., Office Technology; Administrative Assistance; with concentration in Tourism and Event Management - Finger Lakes Community College; Canandaigua, New York
Christiana Kennelly comes from a diverse background of experience in the education field. Before joining the Wilder School, Christiana came to us as the assistant for the Office of Executive Secretary, Supreme Court of Virginia. Prior to this, she was the Registrar and Administrative Assistant to the Director and staff at Center 50+ in Salem, Oregon; a continuing education facility for flourishing older adults and retirees. Most of her adolescent years were spent in upstate New York – where upon graduating she worked with the Boards of Cooperative Educational Services, (BOCES) involved in the education of students with emotional disabilities in the World of Work department. After obtaining a degree in Administrative Assistance, she managed educational office environments in higher education at the University of Rochester; Assistant to the Department Chair of Environmental Sciences, and Assistant for The Harley School (faculty, staff and campus), a nationally recognized, college preparatory school, in Pittsford, New York. She enjoys the great outdoors, exercise, her family and a good book.