Carnegie Mellon University

Contact CFA

For general CFA inquiries, please email: cfa-contact@cmu.edu

Note that each CFA school has it's own admission process. For admissions to a specific CFA school or program, please visit that school's website or reach out to he admissions contact listed below. For general Carnegie Mellon University admission information, please visit the Carnegie Mellon University admission site.

School of Architecture

Website: soa.cmu.edu

Stephen Lee
Professor & Head
412-268-3528
stevelee@andrew.cmu.edu

Kristen Frambes
Director of Alumni & Professional Relationships
412-268-1538
kframbes@andrew.cmu.edu

Meredith Marsh
Marketing & Communications Manager
412-268-1609
mamarsh@andrew.cmu.edu


For Admissions inquiries contact:

Alexis McCune Secosky
Assistant Director of Studio-based Programs, Architect Licensing Advisor
412-268-6390
amccune@andrew.cmu.edu

School of Art

Website: art.cmu.edu

Charlie White
Regina and Marlin Miller Head of the School
412-268-2409
chwhite@cmu.edu

Miranda Buckwald
Office Associate
412-268-2409
buckwald@cmu.edu

Andrew Ptaschinski
Marketing & Communications Manager
412-268-1533
aptaschi@andrew.cmu.edu


For Admissions inquiries contact:

Mark Cato
Assistant Head of Academic Affairs
412-268-1531
markcato@cmu.edu

School of Design

Website: design.cmu.edu

Terry Irwin
Head
412-268-2822
tirwin@andrew.cmu.edu

Darlene Scalese
Senior Administrative Assistant to the Head
412-268-2822
scalesed@andrew.cmu.edu

Deborah Wilt
Special Projects and Facilities Manager
412-268-2822
dwilt@andrew.cmu.edu

Joseph Lyons
Web Content and Marketing Manager
412-268-6844
jwlyons@cmu.edu


For Graduate Admissions inquiries contact:

Anita Smith
412-268-6843
anitas@andrew.cmu.edu

For Undergraduate Admissions inquiries contact:

Melissa Cicozi
412-268-2828
mw2d@andrew.cmu.edu

School of Drama

Website: drama.cmu.edu

Peter Cooke
Professor & Head
412-268-1712
pcooke1@andrew.cmu.edu

Joyce Dellovade
Executive Assistant to the Head
412-268-1712
joyced@andrew.cmu.edu

Erin K. Scott
Director of Marketing & Communications
412-268-2068
ekscott@andrew.cmu.edu

Maria Stoy
Box Office Manager
412-268-3284
mstoy@andrew.cmu.edu


For Admission inquiries contact:

Erin K. Scott
Director of Marketing & Communications
412-268-2068
drama-relations@andrew.cmu.edu

School of Music

Website: music.cmu.edu

Denis Colwell
Head
412-268-2384
dc38@andrew.cmu.edu

Sharon Guberman
Executive Administrator & Alumni Liaison
412-268-2384
sguberma@andrew.cmu.edu

Emily Rybinski-Benish
Director of Marketing & Communications
412-268-4921
erb17@cmu.edu


For Admissions inquiries contact:

W. Colby Carson
Director of Recruitment & Enrollment
412-268-4118
wccarson@cmu.edu

BXA Intercollege Degree Programs

Website: cmu.edu/interdisciplinary

M. Stephanie Murray
Director & Academic Advisor
BXA Intercollege Degree Programs
412-268-1745
msmurray@andrew.cmu.edu

Carrie Settle Hagan
Associate Director and Academic Advisor
412-268-8326
csh@andrew.cmu.edu

Emily Syes
Senior Academic and Communications Coordinator
412-268-7690
esyes@andrew.cmu.edu


For Admissions inquiries contact:

M. Stephanie Murray
Director & Academic Advisor
BXA Intercollege Degree Programs
412-268-1745
msmurray@andrew.cmu.edu

Arts & Entertainment Management

Website: heinz.cmu.edu

Kathryn Heidemann
Assistant Dean for Arts & Entertainment Management
412-268-8930
heidemann@cmu.edu

Ross Reilly
MAM Senior Academic Coordinator
412-268-6706
rossreilly@cmu.edu

Daniel T. Green
MEIM Program Director
818-980-6346
dtgreen@andrew.cmu.edu


For Admissions inquiries contact:

Heinz College Office of Admissions
412-268-2164
hnzadmit@andrew.cmu.edu

Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry

Website: studioforcreativeinquiry.org

Golan Levin
Director
412-268-3454
golan@andrew.cmu.edu

Tom Hughes
Associate Director
412-268-3451
thughes@andrew.cmu.edu 

Miller Institute for Contemporary Art

Website: miller-ica.cmu.edu

Elizabeth Chodos
Director
412-268-3618
chodos@cmu.edu

Margaret Cox
Graphic Designer & Office Coordinator
412-268-4754
mc94@andrew.cmu.edu

Dean's Office

Dan Martin 
Dean, College of Fine Arts
412-268-2349
djmartin@cmu.edu

Susan Hrishenko
Executive Assistant to the Dean
412-268-2349
susan027@cmu.edu

Svenja Drouven
Business Administrator
412-268-2348
sdrouven@andrew.cmu.edu

Eric Anderson
Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development & Governance
412-268-3181
ea@andrew.cmu.edu

Kristen Letts Kovak
Senior Associate Dean for
Academics
412-268-2348
klkovak@cmu.edu

Patti Pavlus
Associate Dean for Finance & Operations
412-268-7173
pavlus@cmu.edu

Rob Sauritch
Senior Manager, Financial Planning & Analysis
412-268-5517
sauritch@andrew.cmu.edu

Liz Fox
Assistant Dean for Staff Engagement
412-268-8178
lizfox@cmu.edu

Jenn Joy Wilson
Senior Manager, Sponsored Projects
412-268-8177
jjwilson@andrew.cmu.edu

Pam Wigley
Assistant Dean for Communications
412-268-1047
pwigley@andrew.cmu.edu

Kathryn Heidemann
Assistant Dean for Arts & Entertainment Management
412-268-8930
heidemann@cmu.edu

Molly Steenson
Senior Associate Dean for Research
steenson@cmu.edu

Advancement

Carolyn Hess Abraham
Associate Dean for Advancement, CFA
412-268-1214
cha@cmu.edu

Laura K. Herr
Director of Development
412-268-4850
lherr@andrew.cmu.edu

Denise Mieszkowski
Associate Director, Corp & Foundation Relations
412-268-2918
dmieszko@andrew.cmu.edu

Allison A. Frymoyer
Assistant Director, Development
412-268-4849
frymoyer@cmu.edu

Daniella Staudacher
Development Associate
412-268-4045
dstaudac@andrew.cmu.edu