Our faculty bring a wide variety of expertise to campus

The graduate faculty at Mount Ida bring years of professional experience to the classroom having served in leadership positions in organizations ranging from Brigham and Women’s Hospital to Microsoft.  They present a unique balance of real-world and theoretical knowledge that equips our MSM grad to advance their careers.

Faculty Highlights


Scott Burke

Ed.D, Pepperdine University
M.B.A., Pepperdine University
B.S., Miami University

Burke, an Associate Professor in the School of Business served as President and Partner at Affinity Marketing Group (AMG), a leading provider of loyalty programs to national affinity groups and their members. AMG was successfully sold to Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., a global brokerage for commercial insurance, employee benefits and risk management solutions, in December 2014. Prior to joining Affinity Marketing Group in 2001, Burke devoted 18 years to publicly traded corporations and entrepreneurial start-up ventures. His executive experience encompassed positions as Vice President of Marketing and Sales for Saucony, Inc., a leading manufacturer of athletic footwear, athletic apparel, and bicycles; Vice President, Business Development for S&H Greenpoints, the reincarnation of S&H Green Stamps; and Vice President, Marketing and Product Development for Craft House International, a leading manufacturer of activity toys, educational toys, sport toys, crafts, and hobbies. Scott is an expert in areas ranging from marketing, sales, business loyalty and organizational strategy and change.


Rose Botti-Saltisky

Ph.D., Capella University
M.A., Rhode Island School of Design
B.S., Drexel University
A.S., Dean Junior College

Professor Rose Botti-Salitsky is passionate about the profession of interior design and has been sculpting spaces in which people work, shop, live, play, learn, heal, pray, sleep, and grow, for over 20 years. Professor Botti-Salitsky’s research activities include work with Fairchild Books, a Bloomsbury Publishing Imprint as the author of the textbook “Programming & Research: Skills and Techniques for Interior Design. Botti-Salitsky is the recipient of many honors for her work including the 2008 “Business Leader Honoree,” and 2007 “Star Award” from the International Interior Design Association New England Chapter and the 2006 “ Presidential Citation” from the American Society of Interior Designers New England Chapter. She also was the recipient of the Lettieri Teaching Award in 2000, presented by Mount Ida College as the highest recognition of teaching excellence.


Graduate faculty

Nancy Aldrich – Assistant Professor – MSM in Human Resource Management
John Anderson – Adjunct Faculty – MSM
Leo Z. Archambault – Professor – MSM in Business Management
Phyllis Baron – Adjunct Faculty –  MSM in Healthcare Management
Rosemary Botti-Salitsky – Professor – Program Coordinator – MSM in Interior Architecture
Robert Brown – Associate Professor – Program Coordinator – MSM in Leadership in Sport
Scott Burke – Associate Professor – MSM
Michael Fior – Adjunct Faculty – MSM in Interior Architecture
Terrill Frantz – Adjunct Faculty – MSM
Mark Ghiloni – Adjunct Faculty – MSM in Leadership in Sport
Heather Gilmour -Assistant Professor – MSM in Leadership in Sport
Courtney Jansson– Adjunct Faculty- MSM
Stephanie McGoldrick – Assistant Professor – MSM in Interior Architecture
Rebecca Moryl – Adjunct Faculty – MSM in Healthcare Management
Anthony Rauseo – Adjunct Faculty – MSM
Jackie Clark Skeith – Adjunct Faculty – MSM in Healthcare Management
Stephen Taranto – Adjunct Faculty – MSM in Leadership in Sport
Alyssa Tompkins – Adjunct Faculty – MSM in Interior Architecture