2006-2007

WPI Announces Executive Appointments, Promotions


WPI has announced the promotion of four members of the university's senior leadership team. All four individuals -- A. Tracy Hassett, Stephanie Pasha, Jeffrey Solomon, and Kristin Tichenor -- report directly to WPI President and CEO Dennis D. Berkey.

WORCESTER, Mass. – Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) has announced the promotion of four members of the university's senior leadership team. All four individuals report directly to WPI President and CEO Dennis D. Berkey.

  • A. Tracy Hassett has been promoted to vice president for human resources from associate vice president for human resources and special assistant to the president. Hasset, a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), has also been elected assistant secretary of WPI's corporation.
  • Stephanie Pasha has been promoted to chief of staff in the President's Office from director of operations. She was elected secretary of the corporation.
  • Jeffrey Solomon has been promoted to executive vice president from vice president for finance and operations.
  • Kristin Tichenor has been promoted to vice president for enrollment management from associate vice president for enrollment management.

"I am grateful to all of these individuals for their excellent continuing work in support of the WPI community," said President Berkey.

June 25, 2007

Contact: Lorraine U. Martinelle, Public Relations Specialist, +1-508-831-6425, lurbans@wpi.edu Eileen Brangan Mell, Director of Public Relations, +1-508-831-6785, ebmell@wpi.edu