Meet Our Staff

Anna Regan

Anna Regan

Executive Director, Academic Advising & Career Services

Office: Administration Bldg., Room 116

Phone: 732-255-0400 ext. 2018

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Education: BS, Education, Villanova University; MA, Higher Education Administration, The George Washington University

Interests: Running, reading, going to the beach, and most of all spending time with my daughters!

I enjoy advising students: who are close to graduating!  It's great making sure they've completed all of their requirements and discussing their next steps!

Pamela Donohue

Pamela Donohue

Associate Director, Academic Advising & Career Services

Office: Administration Bldg., Room 117

Phone: 732-255-0400 ext. 2012

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Education: BS, Marketing, The College of New Jersey; MBA, Golden Gate University

Interests: Gardening, going to the beach, crafts, sewing quilts, travel

I enjoy advising students: of all ages - recent high school graduates, veterans, and returning men and women looking to complete a degree or make a career change.

Michele Connolly

Michele Connolly

Assistant Director, Academic Advising & Career Services

Office: Administration Bldg., Room 118

Phone: 732-255-0400 ext. 2005

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Education: BA, Psychology, Monmouth University; MA, Teaching, Monmouth University

Interests: Have passport, will travel!  Yoga, Running, Stand Up Paddle Boarding, Surfing

I enjoy advising students: who are unsure of their major!  I too was undecided and confused (still am!)

Laura Wills

Laura Wills

Academic Advisor, Coordinator of Transfer Services

Office: Administration Bldg., Room 115

Phone: 732-255-0400 ext. 2822

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Education: BA, Psychology, Georgian Court University; MA, Counseling Psychology: Community Counseling (LPC), Georgian Court University

Interests: Cooking/Baking, Gardening, Music, Non-Fiction, Exploring NJ/Hiking/Beach

I enjoy advising students: who are transferring!  I enjoy helping students take the next step in the academic endeavor. 

Mary Gabler

Mary Gabler

Academic Advisor, Advising

Office: Administration Bldg., Room 107

Phone: 732-255-0400 ext. 2556

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Education: BS, Elementary Education, St. Francis University; MA, Education, Georgian Court College; Director of Guidance Certification, New Jersey City University

Interests: Running, beach, reading, shopping and visiting my daughter in DC

I enjoy advising students: who are new and students not sure where they would like to attend after OCC. I enjoy sharing resources and explaining steps to make them feel comfortable.

Jennifer Kipp

Jennifer Kipp

Academic Advisor, Coordinator of NJ STARS

Office: Administration Bldg., Room 112

Phone: 732-255-0400 ext. 2933

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Education: BA, Mathematics (Teaching),Trenton State College; MA, Counseling, The College of New Jersey

Interests: Cooking, reading and spending time with my family (including my dog and cat)

I enjoy advising students: who are new to Ocean County College, whether first-time students or transfer students. I like being able to answer their questions, introduce them to what the college has to offer and, for those who are nervous, offer reassurance.

Samantha Walter (4)

Samantha Walter

Academic Advisor, Advising

Office: Administration Bldg (#1), Room B112

Phone: 732-255-0400 ext. 7205

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Education: BA, Psychology and English Literature, Ohio Wesleyan University; M.Ed, Higher Education Administration, Kent State University.

Interests: Cooking, reading, re-watching The Office for the ninth time, and spending time with my cat

I enjoy advising students: who are new to the college experience and excited to get started! Whether they’ve just graduated high school or have taken some time to work before starting school, I love working with students that are as excited to start their educational journey as I am.

Geraldine M 2009, Advising

Geraldine McGinty

Academic Advisor, Advising

Office: Administration Bldg., Room 114

Phone: 732-255-0400 ext. 2001

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Education: AA Liberal Arts, Ocean County College

Interests: Planning and organizing family trips and celebrations, traveling, attending events and being an uber driver for eight wonderful and appreciative Grandchildren.

I especially enjoy advising first generation students and taking them step by step through the process that to them seems overwhelming.  Getting them started on their educational journey can be very rewarding.

Carol L 2014, Advising

Carol Lynch

Advising Specialist, Advising Department

Office: Administration Bldg., Room 112

Phone: 732-255-0400 ext. 2007

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Judy S 2014, Advising

Judy Salage

Administrative Assistant, Advising Department

Office: Administration Bldg., Room 112

Phone: 732-255-0400 ext. 2008

Email:

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