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General Info

Phone: (415) 561-6555
Presidio Graduate School - Seattle Campus
220 Second Avenue South
Suite 400
Seattle, WA 98104


Phone: (415) 655-8912
Presidio Graduate School - Seattle Campus
Attn: Admissions
220 Second Avenue South
Suite 400
Seattle, WA 98104

Learning Locations

Staff Directory

Office of the President

Mark Schulman, Ph.D.
Executive Assistant to the President
Danielle McGuinness

Office of Admissions

General Inquiry - Seattle
(415) 655-8912
Director of Admissions
Kari Dorth
Assistant Director of Admissions
Rafael Escalante
(415) 655-8912

Office of Academic Affairs

Executive Dean - Seattle
Mary Kay Chess, Ph.D.
(541) 690-4178
Dean of Academic Programs & Student Services - San Francisco
Steven Crane, Ph.D.
Lynn Braun
Librarian and Faculty Liaison
Kate McDill
Associate Director of Student/Career Development
Dawn Mokuau
Intensive Coordinator - Seattle
Esther Hammerschlag

Office of Marketing

Director of Marketing Communications
Tanya Weliky

Office of Operations

Chief Financial Officer
Santhi Perumal
Director of Information Technology
Nader Abdallah
Financial Aid Administrator
Gagan Kaur
Mark Newell
The point of my Pinchot MBA is to be more than just a success­ – it’s to use business as a vehicle for effecting social change.

Mark Newell
MBA Cohort 6
Portfolio Director, Global Good, Intellectual Ventures