Morris County Graduates Receive Diplomas from Berkeley College

TUESDAY, JUNE 13, 2017
Contact: Ilene Greenfield
Director of Media Relations
973-278-5400, ext. 1-5122



Graduates from Morris County, NJ, were awarded diplomas at the 2017 Berkeley College Commencement ceremony, held on May 5, 2017, at Prudential Center in Newark, NJ. More than 2,900 students were awarded Bachelor’s and Associate’s degrees, and Certificates. The graduating class included 175 military and veteran students and 200 international students, representing 42 countries.

“This is your day,” said Michael J. Smith, President of Berkeley College. “You have done it. The opportunities that stand before you are endless. From this moment forward, there are no limits other than what you place on yourself.”

The Berkeley College Class of 2017 comprises graduates who exemplify the “new” traditional student, as so many are first-generation college graduates, with some workforce experience. The average age of a Berkeley College graduate in 2017 is 28.5 years. Just over 31 percent of the graduates entered Berkeley as first-time, full-time students, and more than 81 percent identify as a minority.

A leader in providing career-focused education since 1931, Berkeley College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and enrolls more than 8,000 students – including more than 550 international students – in its Master’s, Bachelor’s and Associate’s degree and Certificate programs. Students can study in more than 20 career fields. Berkeley College is comprised of the Larry L. Luing School of Business®, the School of Professional Studies, the School of Health Studies, and the School of Liberal Arts. The School of Graduate Studies offers an MBA in Management online and in Woodland Park, NJ.


Berkeley College has five New Jersey campuses – Dover, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge and Woodland Park. In New York there are three campuses – Midtown Manhattan, Brooklyn and White Plains. Berkeley College Online® serves a global population. For four consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report has named Berkeley College among the Best Colleges for Online Bachelor’s Programs and among the Best Online Bachelor’s Programs for Veterans. The website address is


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Editor’s Note: Attached is a PDF file containing the names of all Berkeley College graduates who reside in Morris County, NJ. For your convenience, the file is arranged in alphabetical order by town of residence. If you are unable to open this file, please send a reply via e-mail or call the Media Relations Department at the phone number listed above. Our students and their families are very proud of this accomplishment. We respectfully request that you print the names of the graduates who reside in your coverage area. Thank you for your consideration. 


Legend for Attachment:


Diplomas and areas of study are denoted in the fourth and fifth columns.


AAS = Associate in Applied Science

BBA = Bachelor of Business Administration
BFA = Bachelor of Fine Arts

BS = Bachelor of Science

CT = Certificate


* Denotes students graduating with honors


Morris County Graduates        
First Name Last Name Town Degree Area of Study
Karleigh Klimasovsky Boonton BBA Marketing Communications
Santiago Restrepo* Boonton AAS Business Administration - Management
Tori Rowe Boonton CT Surgical Processing Technician
Amanda Casazza Budd Lake CT Medical Assistant
Stephanie DeRogatis* Budd Lake AAS Health Services Administration - Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Cinnamon Fields Budd Lake BS Health Services Management
Mary Ibrahim* Budd Lake CT Medical Assistant
Teresa Jimenez Budd Lake AAS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Elisa Legarda* Budd Lake CT Medical Assistant
Magdalini Makridis-Ogando Budd Lake CT Medical Assistant
Renee Wedderburn* Budd Lake AAS Health Sciences
Rosanny Zorrilla Budd Lake CT Medical Assistant
Maria Behun* Butler BBA Business Administration - Management
Joanne Bertero Butler BBA Accounting
Danielle Vecchione* Butler BBA General Business
Michelle Falvo* Chester BBA Marketing Communications
Katina Berry Denville AAS Business Administration-Management
Courtney Masotti* Denville CT Medical Assistant
Laura Acosta Dover AAS Health Services Administration
Melida Aucancela* Dover AAS Medical Assistant
Prissila Bachez* Dover AAS Business Administration - Management
Juliana Castano Marin* Dover CT Medical Assistant
Lawrence Chang Dover BS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Guadalupe Corona Dover AAS Business Administration - Management
Mario Cruz* Dover CT Medical Assistant
Wendy Cueto* Dover CT Medical Assistant
Nicole Depp Dover AAS Medical Assistant
Marcela Gutierrez* Dover CT Medical Assistant
Paola Henao Dover CT Surgical Processing Technician
Xochitl Hernandez Dover CT Patient Care Technician
Herney Herrera-Garcia* Dover AAS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Ginell Herrera-Perez Dover BBA Health Services Management
Erica Huse Dover CT Medical Assistant
Sandra Ibarra Dover AAS Medical Assistant
Paul Johnson* Dover BS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Sylvia Lewis* Dover CT Surgical Processing Technician
Tonya Little* Dover BS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Maria Lopez Ramirez Dover CT Medical Assistant
Yamilex Lorenzo Dover CT Medical Assistant
Kayrie Marrero Dover AAS Business Administration - Management
Rosa Marroquin Rosales* Dover CT Medical Assistant
Nathalie Matos Dover CT Medical Assistant
Luz Moncada Dover CT Medical Assistant
Natalia Monsalve Dover CT Medical Assistant
Andrea Munoz Dover CT Patient Care Technician
Jesse Rivera Dover CT Medical Assistant
Melissa Ruiz* Dover CT Medical Assistant
John Sebyanics Dover CT Surgical Processing Technician
Huma Sohail Dover CT Practical Nurse
Danae Tapia* Dover CT Medical Assistant
Patricia Torres Dover BS Management - Specialization in Human Resource Management
Laura Torres Dover AAS Surgical Technology
Emma Seborowski East Hanover CT Patient Care Technician
Nada Aquino* Flanders CT Medical Assistant
Jessica Martinez Flanders CT Practical Nurse
Falana Semple Flanders CT Patient Care Technician
Shukran Suuna Flanders CT Patient Care Technician
Lucie Torres-Shakkour* Flanders BBA Health Services Management
Jessica Grisales* Kenvil CT Surgical Processing Technician
Erika Muneton Kenvil CT Medical Assistant
Carolynn Johnson Kinnelon BBA General Business
Taylor Almendinger* Lake Hopatcong CT Medical Assistant
Querlin Chacon* Lake Hopatcong CT Surgical Processing Technician
Tyler Jones* Lake Hopatcong CT Surgical Processing Technician
Elleanor Pisano* Lake Hopatcong CT Medical Assistant
Kristen Robertson* Lake Hopatcong BBA Fashion Merchandising and Management
Cynthia Legault* Landing CT Patient Care Technician
Jennifer Meissner* Landing AAS Health Services Administration
Ashley-Claudia Paillere Landing CT Patient Care Technician
Jonathan Ross Landing BS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Jenny Vasquez* Landing CT Medical Assistant
Falon Hernandez* Ledgewood CT Medical Assistant
Alexa Canfora* Lincoln Park BBA Business Administration - Management
Kevin Cox Lincoln Park BS Information Technology Management
Jean Kilhaney* Lincoln Park BBA Accounting
Danielle Winters Lincoln Park BBA Business Administration - Management
Brianna Zuppa Lincoln Park AAS Business Administration - Management
Malquis Palencia Long Valley BFA Interior Design
Jillian Ruballos* Long Valley AAS Health Sciences
Lauren Terpstra* Long Valley CT Patient Care Technician
Alexis Shupe* Madison AAS Medical Assistant
Chabelli Patino* Mendham CT Medical Assistant
Margoth Albania Caballero Mine Hill AAS Business Administration - Management
Jenny Calle* Mine Hill CT Medical Assistant
Adeyinka Mcmaster Mine Hill AAS Health Services Administration
Wilma Picconi* Mine Hill BBA Health Services Management
Lorena Ramos Soto Mine Hill CT Medical Assistant
Jose Zaragoza* Mine Hill AAS Business Administration - Management
Emily Camacho* Morris Plains CT Medical Assistant
Sloam Lemus Morris Plains CT Patient Care Technician
Megan Usis* Morris Plains CT Medical Assistant
Ana Bravo Munoz Morristown AAS Medical Assistant
Dayana Grajales Morristown CT Medical Assistant
Jenny Isaza Restrepo Morristown CT Surgical Processing Technician
Caitlin McManus* Morristown AAS Surgical Technology
Jacquelynn Gomez Mount Arlington CT Patient Care Technician
Thomas Ubhaus Mount Arlington AAS Information Technology Management
Kalin Strotman* Netcong BBA General Business
Brian Cronin* Oak Ridge AAS Business Administration - Management
Rebecca Dwyer* Oak Ridge CT Medical Assistant
Ana Galvan Oak Ridge AAS Business Administration - Accounting
Kristie Mercado Oak Ridge CT Surgical Processing Technician
Joan Thomas Oak Ridge CT Practical Nurse
Kristina Brecka Parsippany CT Patient Care Technician
Paula Moscoso-Valencia Parsippany CT Surgical Processing Technician
Bindu Prakash* Parsippany CT Medical Assistant
Jackelin Ramirez Depaz Parsippany CT Medical Assistant
Eileen Ramos* Parsippany AAS Business Administration - Accounting
Bojana Srbljanovic* Parsippany CT Medical Assistant
Hiteshri Patel Pequannock CT Patient Care Technician
Nagamani Kashibhatla Pine Brook CT Patient Care Technician
Anja Nadal* Pine Brook AAS Health Services Administration
Christopher Patterson* Pompton Plains BBA Accounting
Maria Alejandra Durango Castillo Randolph BBA International Business
Ivonne Gomez Randolph CT Patient Care Technician
Thalia Julbe* Randolph CT Medical Assistant
Jennifer Miranda* Randolph CT Medical Assistant
Viviana Ojedis Randolph CT Medical Assistant
Jessica Quiceno Cardona Randolph CT Medical Assistant
Maria Rios Randolph CT Patient Care Technician
Yolanda Silva Randolph AAS Business Administration - Management
Tara Zigenfus Randolph CT Surgical Processing Technician
Anne Marie Carroll Rockaway CT Practical Nurse
Daniela Castaneda Rockaway CT Medical Assistant
Amy Hicks* Rockaway BBA Health Services Management
Paul Jules Rockaway BBA Accounting
Maira Lopez Rockaway CT Medical Assistant
Kaumil Mukhi Rockaway CT Medical Assistant
Kelsey Orr* Rockaway CT Surgical Processing Technician
Kathleen Pirtle* Rockaway CT Medical Assistant
Nevenka Vera* Rockaway AAS Business Administration - Management
Angelica Veras* Succasunna CT Medical Assistant
Jennifer DeMouth* Wharton CT Medical Assistant
Florencia Lasalvia* Wharton CT Surgical Processing Technician
Latoya Martin Wharton AAS Health Services Administration-Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Crystabel Mendez Wharton CT Patient Care Technician
Alejandra Salazar* Wharton CT Medical Assistant
Winny Suero Wharton CT Medical Assistant
Lineyda Trujillo* Wharton AAS Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
Erica Valentin Wharton AAS Health Services Administration
Azael Vazquez* Wharton CT Surgical Processing Technician


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