Meet the Team

Gabriel Barreneche
Associate Dean of Advising
Warren 206A
407-646-1770

A member of the Rollins faculty since 2003, Dr. Gabriel Barreneche has taught courses on contemporary Latin American literature and culture, as well as Spanish language courses. He has authored peer-reviewed journal articles on the intersections of foreign language pedagogy and service-learning, as well as on film and literature from Latin America and the U.S.-Latino community. His edited volume Educational Technology for the Global Village: Worldwide Innovation and Best Practices (2014) outlines projects and case studies that explore how the use of technology both here in the United States and abroad can impact student learning, and how that technology can bring together people from different corners of the globe and enhance our students’ global perspectives. Barreneche’s teaching, scholarship, and service contributions to the College were recognized in 2014 with the Cornell Distinguished Faculty Award.

Tiffany Griffin
Director of Undergraduate Academic Advising Support Services
Carnegie Hall 207
407.646.2592
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As a member of the Dean of the College of Liberal Arts office, Tiffany supports faculty advisors at Rollins College by providing professional advising knowledge, training, and expertise. Tiffany acts as a central reference point for clarifying Faculty Advisors questions or concerns. Additionally, Tiffany provides supplemental advising for advisees who are academically at risk.

Tiffany K. Griffin, M.A. is a member of NACADA and Certified in Appreciative Advising. Tiffany holds a Masters degree in Mental Health Counseling and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, both from Rollins College. When not at work, Tiffany finds activities that allow her to be curious and creative with her husband and her two kids. 

Janette Smith
Coordinator, Academic Support
Warren 206D
407-646-2175
A member of the Rollins family since 2006, serving as the Coordinator of Academic Support and Special Projects/Events in  Dean's Office since 2009.  Earned a Bachelors degree in Organizational Behavior from Rollins College Hamilton Holt School in 2014.
Meet the RCompass Advising Mentors
Dr. Gregory Cavenaugh
Lecturer, Communication
407-691-1088
In addition to his teaching and scholarly work in Communication Studies,  Dr. Cavenaugh serves as a R-compass Advising Mentor for the Applied Social Sciences Faculty Advisors.
Dr. Jill Jones
Professor, English
407-646-2528
In addition to her teaching and scholarly work in English, Dr. Jones serves as a R-compass and Advising Mentor for the Humanities Faculty Advisors.
Dr. Jay Pieczynski
Assistant Professor, Biology
407-646-2433
In addition to his teaching and scholarly work in Biology, Dr. Pieczynski serves as a R-compass Advising Mentor for the Science Faculty Advisors.
Timothy Pett
Associate Professor, Business Department
407-646-2644

In addition to teaching in Business,  Dr. Pett serves a R-RCOMPASS Advising Mentor for the Business Faculty Advisors.

Dr. Kasandra Riley
Assistant Professor, Chemistry
407-646-2250
In addition to teaching in Chemistry, Dr. Riley serves as a R-compass Advising Mentor for the Science Faculty Advisors.
Dr. Martina Vidovic
Associate Professor, Economics and Director of Rollins College Conference program
407-691-1380
In addition to teaching in Economics, Dr. Vidovic serves as a R-compass Advising Mentor for the Rollins College Conference Course advisors.
Dr. Tonia Warnecke
Associate Professor, Business Department
407-646-1285
In addition to teaching in Business and Social Entrepreneurship, Dr. Warnecke serves as a R-compass Advising Mentor for the Business Faculty Advisors.
Amy Armenia
Associate Professor and Chair, Sociology
CSS 115
407-646-2277
In addition to teaching in Sociology,   Dr. Armenia serves a R-RCOMPASS Advising Mentor for the Sociology Faculty Advisors.
David Charles
Chair, Department of theatre and Dance & Producing Director
407-646-2501
In addition to teaching in Theatre and Dance,  Dr. Charles serves a R-RCOMPASS Advising Mentor for the Theatre and Dance Faculty Advisors.
Margot Fadool
Lecturer in Education
CSS 244
407-691-1333
In addition to teaching in Education,  Dr. Fadool serves a R-RCOMPASS Advising Mentor for the Education Faculty Advisors.
Todd French
Assistant Professor, Religion
French House Room 204
407-691-1237
In addition to teaching in Philosophy and Religion,  Dr. French serves a R-RCOMPASS Advising Mentor for the Philosophy and Religion Faculty Advisors.
Dana Hargrove
Professor of Art
CFAC 121F
407-646-2111
In addition to teaching in Art,  Dr. Hargrove serves a R-RCOMPASS Advising Mentor for the Art  and Art History Faculty Advisors.
Richard Lewin
Associate Professor, Business
170 W. Fairbanks, room 222
407-646-1572
In addition to teaching in Business,  Dr. Lewin serves a R-RCOMPASS Advising Mentor for the Business Faculty Advisors.
Anne Murdaugh
Assistant Prossor, Physics
Bush, 312A
407-646-2225
In addition to teaching in Physics,  Dr. Murdaugh serves a R-RCOMPASS Advising Mentor for the Physics Faculty Advisors.

Academic Advising
Rollins College
Tiffany Griffin
Director, Undergraduate Academic Advising Support Services
T. 407.646.2592
advising@rollins.edu