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Outdoor Programs Office Staff

Eric Ramsey

Eric Ramsey, Ed. D.
Acting Director of Outdoor Programs
(
603) 646-2356

Dr. Eric L. Ramsey is the Associate Dean for Student Life at Dartmouth College. He began his Dartmouth career in 2004 in Student Activities, progressing his way to become the Director of the Collis Center in 2008, and then the Associate Dean in 2015. Eric works with many student organizations, faculty, staff, and departments across campus to support Dartmouth's experiential learning mission. Currently, Eric oversees the Collis Center for Student Involvement, Office of Greek Life, Outdoor Programs Office, Dartmouth Broadcasting, Dartmouth Forensic Union, and New Student Orientation.

Julie Bell

Julie Bell
Reservations Coordinator
119 Robinson Hall, (603) 646-2834

Julie handles daily department transactions, property management, cabin rentals, and vehicle reservation for DOC activities.

Kathy Decato

Kathy Decato
Financial Coordinator
114 Robinson Hall, (603) 646-2830

Kathy develops and administers the department budget and processes and monitors revenue and expenditure.

Rory Gawler

Rory Gawler
Assistant Director
113 Robinson Hall, (603) 646-1607

Rory acts as the DOC General manager, oversees the DOC Trail Crews, advises clubs within the DOC, trains leaders, and coordinates websites and technology for the office.

Gunnar Johnson

Gunnar Johnson
Program Coordinator
203 Robinson Hall, (603) 646-6654

Gunnar oversees the Jonathan Belden Daniels '86 Memorial Climbing gym and the Charles W. Drake 90' & Josh Hane 89' Leadership and Training Centre. He also helps facilitate ropes courses, teaches and develops educational programs, and assists in managing the Oak Hill Touring Centre in the winter.

Chachi Riesco

Alexandra "Chachi" Riesco
Ravine Lodge and Oak Hill Manager
(603) 764-5858 (Spring, Summer, Fall) (603) 643-7426 (Winter)

Chachi manages the Moosilauke Ravine Lodge and the Oak Hill Ski Touring centre and oversees the staff and operations at those facilities. 

  Susan Morrill

Susan Morrill
Office Manager
112 Robinson Hall, (603) 646-0351

Susan handles payroll, correspondence, scheduling and reception for the office. 

Mike Silverman

Mike Silverman
Outdoor Operations Assistant
DOC House, Lower Level, (603) 643-1747

Mike manages Dartmouth Outdoor Rentals and the Dartmouth Cross Country Ski Center.


Lorraine Turner

Lorraine Turner
Caretaker, 2nd College Grant
Lorraine is responsible for the care and supervision of the cabins and other facilities in the Second College Grant.

Mike Vecchiarelli

Mike Vecchiarelli
Facilities Coordinator
223 Robinson Hall, (603) 646-0560

Mike Is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of all of our facilities, as well as grooming operations for the Nordic Ski centre. 

Tracie

Tracie Williams
Assistant Director
119 Robinson Hall, (603) 646-2427

Tracie manages all staff-run programs including community and educational programming, ropes courses and PE classes for the department and is the advisor to the Women in the Wilderness, People of Colour Outdoors and Surfing Clubs. 

Last Updated: 7/17/18