Faculty & Staff


Ericka Fisher

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Associate Professor, Department Chair
Ed. D., University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Fields: Educational psychology, school counseling, multicultural education, social justice education, qualitative research methods in urban settings
Office: Stein 436 PO Box: EDUC Phone: 508-793-3732
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Kellie Becker


Visiting Instructor
M.Ed. Special Education and M.Ed. School Guidance, Cambridge College
Office: Stein 428   Phone: 508-793-3556



Lauren Capotosto

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Associate Professor and Fellow in Education
Ed. D., Harvard Graduate School of Education
Fields: literacy development and instruction across the lifespan, home-school engagement, research methods in education
Email: lcapotos@holycross.edu  
Office: Stein 437 PO Box: EDUC Phone: 508-793-3755
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MaryBeth Cashman

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Director, Teacher Education Program
M.Ed., Boston College
Email: mcashman@holycross.edu
Office: Stein 433 PO Box: EDUC Phone: 508-793-3802



Karyn Ferdella

Visiting Instructor
Ed.D., Northeastern University 

Ashley Isgro

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Visiting Instructor
M.A. Applied Linguistics, UMASS Boston; M.A. Curriculum and Instruction, UCONN
Office: Stein 435    Phone: 508-793-3556




Jeremy Murphy

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Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Harvard Graduate School of Education
Fields: school culture, policy, and reform; teachers' professional lives; qualitative and historical research methods in education
Office: 432    Phone: 508-793-3731



Megan Ober

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Teacher Education Program Assistant Director
M.B.A., Suffolk University
Email: mober@holycross.edu
Office: Stein 434B PO Box: EDU Phone: 508-793-3831




Danielle Poché

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Visiting Instructor
Ed.D., University of Portland
Email:  dpoche@holycross.edu
Office: Stein 428   Phone




Abi Blouin

Administrative Assistant
Email: ablouin@holycross.edu
Office: Stein 435 PO Box: EDUC Phone: 508-793-3556