Student Involvement

Meet the Staff

Jennifer Forry
Interim Dean of Student Affairs

Jenn is in her ninth year working at Newbury College. Born and raised in the Boston area, she received her Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice from Franklin Pierce College and her Master of Education in Higher Education Administration from Suffolk University. She is responsible for the overall supervision of the Office of Residence Life, Office of Student Involvement, Community Standards, and International Student Services.

Jenn is a past president of the Boston Area College Housing Association (BACHA) and the Massachusetts College Personal Association (MCPA). She lives in the Coolidge Corner neighborhood of Brookline with her husband Ryan, their children, Liam and Aiden, and Boston Terrier, Wally.

Katie Collins
Coordinator of Student Involvement
Residence Life Professional-on-call

Katie came to Newbury in January of 2014. As the Coordinator of Student Involvement, Katie provides leadership to all student activities based programming, clubs and organizations, and community service outreach.  In addition to her role in the Office of Student Involvement, Katie serves on the professional-on-call team.  She is excited to work with Newbury students to help them become more engaged on and off campus through service, leadership programs, and more! Katie also has a passion for digital identity development and tries to incorporate technology and social media into various aspects of her programming, professional and personal lives.

As a Grafton, MA native, she was happy to come back to the area after spending two years at the University at Buffalo where she received her Ed.M. in Student Affairs Administration. She also has a B.S. in Biology with a Chemistry minor from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.