A Note from the Director of Human Resources
In this installment of our Who’s Who series, we profile three members of Beneski Museum of Natural History.
KATE WELLSPRING: I grew up in N.E. and went to Bard College. I worked in San Francisco and then moved to the Valley to go to UMass for grad school (anthropology). When I finished my degree, I came here.
FRED VENNE: 25+ years of public school service in the Northampton area. The most recently held position was as the Principal for the Williamsburg Public School. Past Executive Director of a social services agency.
PETER CROWLEY: I’ve been at Amherst College for 25 years. I came from the University of Toronto. I received my Ph.D. from MIT and my undergrad degree from McGill. I grew up in D.C.
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It’s been six months since I arrived at the Pioneer Valley and joined Amherst College as your Director of Human Resources. This has been a short but very intense period, in which I have been able to learn a lot about the College’s programs, its goals and opportunities and, most importantly, its amazing and caring staff and faculty. Coming from the soul-warming Caribbean, my family and I are going through a big transition process, which has been made easier thanks to your support and kind advice...>>MORE