Meet our staff


Samuel H. White

Dean of Enrollment & Admissions
617-731-7107
swhite@pmc.edu


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
617-731-7068
sbrowne@pmc.edu


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.

Carmel Barrau

Admissions Counselor
617-731-7062
cbarrau@pmc.edu


Carmel Barrau is a Miami, FL native. He earned a B.A. in Psychology in 2013 and a Master’s in Education in 2015, both from Boston College. As a practitioner of Higher Education, Carmel’s work over the years has focused on the student experience and helping students to reach their maximum potential. Carmel enjoys watching football and films during his spare time.

Julia Gotay

Admissions Counselor
617-731-7151
jgotay@pmc.edu


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.

Laura Silverman

Admissions Counselor
617-731-7123
lsilverman@pmc.edu


Laura Silverman is a native of Marlborough, Massachusetts. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in International Studies from Dickinson College located in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. After graduating in 2016, she returned to the Boston area to pursue a role in sales and consulting for an IT consulting and integration firm. After a year and a half in that industry, Laura decided to make the jump back to higher education at Pine Manor where she would be able to pursue her greater passion of helping students to connect and engage with a liberal arts education. In her spare time Laura enjoys seeing live music, playing volleyball, and exploring her Cambridge neighborhood.

           

 

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
617-731-7107
swhite@pmc.edu

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

Carmel Barrau
Admissions Counselor
617-731-7062
cbarrau@pmc.edu

Julia Costa Gotay
Admissions Counselor
617-731-7151
jgotay@pmc.edu

Laura Silverman
Admissions Counselor
617-731-7123
lsilverman@pmc.edu

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