Five College Consortium

Principal Student Affairs Officers

Meeting several times throughout the year as the Principal Student Affairs Officers (PSAOs), the deans of students discuss issues of mutual concern and meet with members of their staff to encourage and guide cross campus collaborations.


Susan Coffey, Chief Student Affairs Officer, Amherst College

Byron P. McCrae, Dean of Students, Hampshire College

Cerri Banks, Dean of the College and Vice President for Student Affairs, Mount Holyoke College

Donna Lisker, Dean of the College and Vice President for Campus Life, Smith College

Enku Gelaye, Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Campus Life, University of Massachusetts Amherst