Dr. Colette Geary
Vice President for Student Services
Dr. Colette Geary came to The College of New Rochelle in 2010 from Manhattan College, Riverdale, NY, where she was the Dean of Students. In her current role at CNR, she oversees student development, intercollegiate athletics, The Wellness Center, campus ministry, health services, and counseling and career services.
She had held a variety of student services’ positions at Manhattan College, including Director of Counseling and Health Services and Staff Psychologist. She was also a faculty member in the School of Education graduate programs for eleven years. Before her work at Manhattan College, Dr. Geary was Staff Psychologist at the FDR Veterans Administration Hospital in Montrose, NY and had a private practice specializing in elementary to college-age clients.
A graduate of Manhattan College with a bachelor of science in psychology, she earned a doctor of philosophy in clinical psychology from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.