Meet our staff


Samuel H. White

Dean of Enrollment & Admissions


Sam White is a graduate of Massachusetts Maritime Academy in Buzzards Bay, MA. After working in fields relating to his Maritime education, he returned to his alma mater and served in a variety of roles in Student Services, Athletics, and Admissions, concluding his long tenure there as Director of Admissions. Sam then went on to serve as the Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Management & Student Services at Marian Court College before accepting his current position at Pine Manor College.

“One of the things I’ve always found so rewarding is following students throughout their college education - seeing them grow from young first-year students into confident, driven young professionals ready to take on new challenges. Pine Manor College is uniquely positioned to offer that transformative experience in a small and supportive environment, and that is one of the primary reasons I am happy to be a member of the Pine Manor College community.”

An avid sports fan, Sam enjoys cheering on all four Boston teams and spending time with his wife Carly, son Charlie and their dog Stanley.

Shary Browne

Assistant Director of Admissions


Shary is a Pine Manor Alumna, class of 2010 and from Boston, MA. She studied Business and Management at PMC and continued her education receiving a Master’s of Science in Management from Emmanuel College. While perusing her Master’s degree, Shary worked for a telecommunications company that focuses on providing companies with communications, and upon receiving her diploma Shary decided to come back to Pine Manor to share her experiences with prospective and current students. Shary enjoys counseling students and advocating on their behalf, she notes: “Pine Manor is a special place with many people who are here to help you. I had the privilege to be a Pine Manor student and take pride and pleasure in ‘paying it forward’.” In her spare time Shary enjoys reading and listening to music.

Evan O’Brien

Assistant Director of Admissions


Evan O’Brien first arrived at Pine Manor in 2014 in the Athletics Department where he served as Assistant Men’s Basketball and Head Softball Coach, and soon after took on additional responsibilities as Admissions Counselor. Evan brings with him over ten years of experience working in a collegiate environment and helping match students with the right programs at which they can strive and be successful. He received his Master’s in Business Administration in 2005, and his undergraduate degree in Government in 2002, both from Suffolk University in Boston, Mass. As part of his graduate program, Evan spent the 2005 NBA season as an intern in the Boston Celtics Media Relations Department. Since then, he has held administrative positions at several local institutions and served as Head Men’s Basketball Coach as well. Evan also served as an Adjunct Professor at Newbury College’s Business Department.

Alycia Gervais

Admissions Counselor


Alycia Gervais is a native of Windham, CT. She graduated in 2012 with a Bachelor’s degree in Sport Management and minor in Business Management from Daniel Webster College. She then went along to Adelphi University to get her Masters in Sport Management. While she was at Adelphi she was the graduate assistant for the women’s basketball team. In 2014 Alycia moved to Wise, VA and became the Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach at the University of Virginia College at Wise. Alycia arrived at Pine Manor in 2016 and is now an Admissions Counselor as well as the Head Women’s Basketball Coach.

Julia Gotay

Office Manager


Julia Costa Gotay, a South Shore native, is an operational leader bringing both administrative and retail management experience to her role as the Office Manager of Admissions. She holds a liberal studies Bachelor’s degree with concentrations in English Literature and Sociology from Framingham State University. She is a member of the Boston chapter of the “No Meat Athlete Running Club” and enjoys many outdoor activities with her son, Benicio. Julia enjoys spending her free time with her family, especially her parents, sisters, and three nephews.

      

 

Contact Admissions

We are happy to answer your questions and provide more information on Pine Manor College. You can call any member of the admissions staff, send us an email, or complete the form below.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Samuel H. White
Dean of Enrollment & Admissions
Direct Line: 617-731-7107
swhite@pmc.edu

Shary Browne ‘10
Assistant Director of Admissions
Direct Line: 617-731-7068
sbrowne@pmc.edu

Evan O’Brien
Admissions Counselor
Direct Line: 617-731-7123
eobrien@pmc.edu

Alycia Gervais
Admissions Counselor
Direct Line: 617-731-7063
agervais@pmc.edu

Julia Costa Gotay
Admissions Office Manager
Direct Line: 617-731-7151
jgotay@pmc.edu

Admissions Office:  
admissions@pmc.edu 
or 617-731-7011