Meet the Graduate | Adult Admission Team

Deirdre Gaughan
Director for School of Professional and Graduate Studies Program Development
(718) 405-3282

  • B.A. in English, Marymount College of Fordham University
  • M.A. in English, University of San Diego

Deirdre came to the Mount in the fall of 2014 following a career at The Ursuline School as Assistant Principal for Academics and Curriculum. Her career as a teacher and an administrator has provided Deirdre with experience in program management, editorial oversight, scheduling and recruitment, as well as global education leadership. She has taught students for over 25 years, in grades ranging from primary school to college. She also serves as CEO for Soulful Impact, LLC and is Senior Advisor to Michael Hoffman, Chairman of Changing Our World, Inc. Additionally, Deirdre is Assistant Director of the ANIMA Executive Leadership Academy and serves on the Board of Advisors for Seeds of Africa in Ethiopia and on the Advisory Board for the Scalabrini International Migration Network (SIMN).

Ellen Lloyd
Assistant Director of Admission for the School of Professional and Graduate Studies
(718) 405-3320

  • B.S. in Business, College of Mount Saint Vincent
  • Joined the Admission Team in 2010
  • Oversees admission for the Accelerated Nursing and Master of Science in Nursing Programs

While pursuing her undergraduate degree at the Mount, Ellen worked as an office assistant in Admission and as a student ambassador. Her love of college admissions developed during her time spent in the Office of Admission and working with incoming students and families at admission events. After graduation, she was hired as an information manager and within two years was promoted to Graduate Admission Counselor. This position allowed her to work with the adult population and assist students in returning to school and furthering their education. She now works as the Assistant Director of Admission for the School of Professional and Graduate Studies, supporting those who wish to pursue Nursing and to earn their Master’s degree in Nursing. During her time off, she works as a volunteer EMT and enjoys spending time with friends and family.

Frank Angeles
Assistant Director of Admission for the School of Professional and Graduate Studies
(718) 405-3438

  • B.A. in Communication, College of Mount Saint Vincent
  • Joined the Admission Team in 2016
  • Oversees admission for the M.B.A. and Master in Education Programs

Frank, a recent graduate of the College of Mount Saint Vincent, joined the Admission team in July 2016. Within the Mount community, Frank served as a member of the Student Government Association, an Orientation Leader, and an Operations Associate while playing collegiate baseball for the College. During his time at the Mount, Frank studied abroad in Italy, Portugal, and Spain and interned for ABC’s The Chew, and the College’s resident theater company: Red Monkey Theater Group. When he is not working, Frank enjoys routing for the Yankees, playing sports, and most importantly eating.