Janet Dickerson

Acting Vice President of Student Affairs and Dean of Students
Telephone: (909) 621-8017
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As acting dean of students, Dickerson leads Pomona College’s division of student affairs. Dickerson served as Princeton University’s first vice president for campus life, with responsibility for athletics, religious life, university health services, the Office of the Dean of Undergraduate Students, Frist Campus Center, the Pace Center for Civic Engagement, and, for a year, public safety. At Princeton, she advocated for undergraduate and graduate students through her work on cultural issues including health and well-being, diversity and inclusion, equity of experience, and residential life. Her experience also includes serving as vice president for student affairs at Duke University, and as dean of the college at Swarthmore College.


Miriam Feldblum (on sabbatical)

Vice President and Dean of Students
Telephone: (909) 621-8017
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Dean Feldblum directs the planning and governance of Student Affairs, the residence halls, and the dining program. She oversees the Asian American Resource Center, Campus Life, Housing and Residential Life, the Smith Campus Center and its related areas (including KSPC), Career Development Office, Dean of Students' Office, Draper Center for Community Partnerships, Outdoor Education Center, Queer Resource Center, the Title IX Coordinator and related student support services, and the Women’s Union. She is also in charge of policy and compliance matters in non-academic areas of student life. Dean Feldblum is also a professor of politics, and is available to all students and groups for advice and counsel.


Sue McCarthy

Title IX Coordinator/Clery Officer and Associate Dean
Telephone: (909) 621-8017
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Dean McCarthy’s responsibilities include the oversight of Title IX complaints and investigations, institutional policies, programs, student support, along with the development of prevention education and training. Prior to Pomona, McCarthy served as University of Illinois at Chicago’s Title IX Coordinator and for many years she served as the assistant director and, later, director of the Women's Resource Center at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. McCarthy received her B.A. from Augustana College, her M.Ed. in counseling from Lynchburg College, and has been certified as a civil rights investigator.


Jan Collins-Eaglin

Associate Dean of Students for Personal Success and Wellness
Telephone: (909) 607-2147
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Dean Jan develops and organizes wellness programs, oversees the On-Call Dean Response Program, is the Disability Coordinator for the college, and provides psychoeducation for students, faculty and staff on various wellness topics. She offers group and individual support, wellness coaching, and referral services to Monsour Counseling Center.


Rita Shaw

Student Services and Wellness Coordinator
Telephone: (909) 621-8017
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Ms. Shaw provides a variety of support services for Student Affairs and the Dean of Students' Office supporting the Associate Deans of Students Jan Collins-Eaglin and Hector Sambolin, Jr.  She also works closely with Assistant Dean Alison Ching, and the MSW graduate interns. She coordinates student leaves of absence, disability accommodations, and manages the Associate Deans' calendars, as well as coordinates special events and retreats for the Student Affairs Division. In addition, Ms. Shaw provides support to the Sage Fellows program, POSSE scholars program, the Women’s Union, the on-call group, the Academic Standards, the First-Year Experience and Orientation committees.


Celina Rosas

Executive Administrative Assistant
Telephone: (909) 607-3615
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Ms. Rosas is the Executive Administrative Assistant to the Dean of Students. She provides support services for Student Affairs. She provides administrative and budgetary support for the office; provides support for student enrollment in SHIP; coordinates special events, and retreats for the Student Affairs division; manages the Vice President's calendar; and organizes materials and provides support for the Student Affairs Committee of the Board of Trustees.


Paola Beas

Assistant Dean, Case Manager
Telephone: (909) 621-8017
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Dean Beas supports students by providing care management,  linking students to resources and referrals both on- and off-campus. Dean Beas also collaborates with diverse programs within Student Affairs such as student mentoring groups and the Wellness Peers.