Staff Spotlight Introduction
The backbone of every educational institution is its staff, the people who work with the students day in and day out, and who dedicate their days to making the college experience a great one for every student who walks through their door. Lake Erie College is no exception to this. Here you can meet some members of our outstanding staff—the deans, the administrative staff, the support staff— the people who you will be meeting on the LEC campus all the time during your experience here. Just click on their profiles below.
Billie DiLella, Assistant Director of
"I can honestly say that our admissions student
workers and tour guides put a smile on my face
every day. They are truly the best representatives
of the College. No matter what is going on in their
everyday lives, they always remember that they are
representing the College and are true examples of
what it means to be a Lake Erie College student."
Nancy Covelli, Metz Dining Services
"Come and experience a small, friendly
community where you get to know everyone.
This is your family away from home. You will
never go hungry; we will take care of you!"
Sunni Gothard, Associate Registrar
"I wanted to work in higher education because of
the bright, creative energy that surrounds me. I
love working with the students, being able to help
them map out a path to long-term goals, or just
get through a rough class."
Tricia Pangonis , Director of Financial
"Working in financial aid uses the perfect mix of
right brain/left brain knowledge…I mostly enjoy
speaking with the students and their families
about their goals, and how I can help them
negotiate the somewhat involved financial aid
Reid Guarnieri, Director of Athletics
"I am extremely honored to serve as the next
Athletic Director at Lake Erie College. I truly
believe Lake Erie is poised to reach the next
level in academics and athletics."