MCLA VP to Serve on the New England Regional Council of the College Board


NORTH ADAMS, MA - Denise Richardello, vice president of enrollment and external relations at Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts (MCLA), recently was named to the New England Regional Council of the College Board.

Richardello is one of two members appointed by the vice president of the New England Regional Office on the recommendation of the chair of the assembly. She also recently was appointed to serve on the New England Board of Higher Education's Regional Student Program (RSP) Advisory Committee, and on the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education's College Participation Advisory Group (CPAG). 

"I am proud that Denise will serve on the College Board's New England Regional Council," MCLA President Mary K. Grant said. "Denise's association with the Council is a natural extension of her work at MCLA, as we provide opportunities for students to be successful in their college career."

Grant continued, "Denise's extensive experience in admissions and enrollment management, paired with her reputation and established relationships across the region in public higher education, will be great assets as the board considers vital issues of student access and affordability."

A non-profit, membership organization committed to excellence and equity in education, the

Board's mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. The New England Regional Council consists of between 24 and 30 members representing the states of Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.

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