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OAA Staff

Patty Murphy

Executive Director, Assessment and Accreditation
SACSCOC Accreditation Liaison


(305) 284-3276
Gables One Tower
1320 S Dixie Hwy
Room 250
Patty is the University’s accreditation liaison to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and regularly serves as a SACSCOC peer evaluator. Prior to coming to the U in 2016, she was the Director of Institutional Effectiveness at the University of Richmond and the Assistant Vice President for...

Claudia Grigorescu

Assessment Specialist


(305) 284-4714
Gables One Tower
1320 S Dixie Hwy
Room 250D
Claudia started at the U in 2015 and specializes in assessment of academic programs, non-academic units, and general education. Her experience includes 17 years in profit, non-profit, and academic institutions, where she focused primarily on teaching and assessment related matters. Claudia has an Ed.D. in Curriculum and Instruction, an M.A. in...

Andrea Elizabeth Pinto

Assessment Coordinator


Gables One Tower
1320 S Dixie Hwy
Andrea is responsible for coorindating the University's institutional assessment processes. Pror to joining the University in 2017, she served as the Testing Coordinator and 8th Grade Leadership Skills Teacher at Somerset Academy Charter Central. She has a MS in Psychology with distinction in Marriage and Family Therapy from Carlos Albizu...