Dr. Ellen Curry Damato
Executive Vice President
Dr. Ellen Curry Damato has been the Executive Vice President at The College of New Rochelle since 2001. As Executive Vice President, Dr. Curry Damato oversees the College's government relations, college relations, and both administrative and academic technology. She joined the College in 1995 as Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs and in 1998 became the Executive Assistant to the President.
Dr. Curry Damato began her career as a science and mathematics teacher at the Academy of Our Lady of Good Counsel in White Plains and then went on to Kennedy Catholic High School in Somers, New York. In 1985, she became the principal of the Academy of Our Lady of Good Counsel.
A graduate of Good Counsel College with a bachelor of science in chemistry and education, she holds a master of science in chemistry from Boston College, and a master of science and professional diploma from Pace University in administration and supervision. She received a doctor of philosophy in science education from New York University, focusing her research on styles of learning.