President's Office Staff

For general office questions and questions for Dr. Cromarty, please contact Liane Moore.

For questions regarding President Spinelli, please contact Nicola Elliott

Lauren Carney
Special Events Coordinator
215.951.2594
CarneyL@PhilaU.edu 

Lauren coordinates large-scale, university wide events on behalf of the Office of the President and other administrative offices. In addition, she works with on- and off-campus groups and individuals to coordinate conferences, workshops and other special events on campus.

G. Geoffrey Cromarty, Ed.D.
Vice President for Administration and Chief Operating Officer
215.951.2970
CromartyG@PhilaU.edu 

Along with serving on the President’s Council, participating in institutional planning, and acting as secretary of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Cromarty is responsible for overseeing safety and security, facilities and physical plant, human resources, legal affairs, and risk management.

Nicola Elliott
Executive Administrative Assistant to the President
215.951.2727
ElliottN@PhilaU.edu 

Nicola manages President Spinelli’s calendar and is responsible for the overall planning and execution of meeting arrangements. She coordinates and makes arrangements for the President's attendance and participation in conferences, meetings and events, including travel plans.

Liane Moore
Administrative Assistant Coordinator
215.951.2970
MooreL@PhilaU.edu 

Liane manages Dr. Cromarty’s calendar, coordinates logistics for Board of Trustees meetings and other meetings, and handles a variety of office responsibilities, including preparing expense reports, maintaining general office files, and assisting with mailing.

Mark Palladino
Director of Institutional Research
215.951.7122
PalladinoM@PhilaU.edu 

Mark assists with managing, reporting, and analyzing data to aid University planning initiatives; he also performs and supports institutional research activities. He also has been elected president of the North East Association of Institutional Research for a 3-year term.