Dean Mooney received an M.S. degree in Counseling from the University of Rhode Island with a concentration in College Student Personnel. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Wheaton College, Norton, MA, where she was awarded the Jane B. Ruby Fellowship for graduate studies.
Dean Mooney served as the Major Gift officer responsible for the successful fundraising campaign for the College’s Student Commons project in 2006. Prior to joining the CON, she served as Associate Dean for development for the College of Business Administration. She has held a number of positions on campus: Acting Director of New Student Programs; Admission Advisor where she managed the Open House programs and Welcome Days for Accepted Students; and Assistant Director of the Ryan Center Campaign.
She is a graduate of the Wellesley College Management Institute for Women in Higher Education (HERS - Higher Education Resource Services).