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Administration And Finance

Responsive and Intentional Stewardship is a core goal of the MCLA strategic plan, and an institutional value that reinforces our mission as the Commonwealth's public liberal arts college.

The Administration & Finance division has the responsibility to manage MCLA's financial resources strategically and dynamically, and to be flexible and responsive to changing needs and opportunities.

MCLA Audited Financial Statements

Administration & Finance Offices

Administration and Finance is responsible for the financial and operational aspects of the MCLA campus through the work of the offices listed below.

Joseph DaSilva
Vice President of Administration & Finance          
Tel: 413.662.5245

Viktoria Bates
Administrative Assistant
Tel: 413.662.5245

Shapiro House, 132 Corinth Street

Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.


Business Office

The Business Office is responsible for managing the college's financial resources including but not limited to Accounting, Accounts Payable, Auditing, Budgeting, Fixed Assets, Inventory, and Purchasing. A full list of Admin & Finance forms and policies can be found here.

Jennifer Dix
Budget Manager

Curt Cellana
Accounting Manager

William Norcross
Purchasing Manager

Rachel Maselli
Accounts Payable

Kellie Coody
Staff Accountant


Shapiro House, 132 Corinth Street

Hours of Operation: Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m



Mail is picked up from the North Adams Post Office, Monday - Friday and processed for distribution. Students receive their mail via assigned mailboxes in the mailroom. Faculty and staff may either receive their mail at their department or via assigned mailboxes in the mailroom. Packages are delivered via a card notification system for those assigned mailboxes. Other services available at the Mailroom include laminating up to 11x17 size paper, and engraving name badges or door plates. Stamps are available and personal mail with the proper postage can be dropped off for daily pick up.

In addition, students and staff have access to the mailroom lobby and their mailboxes until 10 p.m., Monday thru Friday and from 9 a.m. on the weekends.  For more information, please see our Central Mailroom page.

Elizabeth Manns
Clerk IV

Venable Hall, 2nd Floor

Harold Wong
Clerk III

Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:45 p.m