New Student Orientation Staff at Rose Hill

Orientation Coordinators

The Rose Hill Orientation Coordinators are undergraduate student leaders, who are tasked with developing Orientation Programs and training a team of over 200 Orientation Captains, Leaders, and Assistants. They play a critical role in the support of new students and families. The Orientation Coordinator position is a year-long paid internship at Fordham that will expose students to a variety of areas including leadership training and development, event planning, personnel management, marketing and communications, budget administration, and much more.

Orientation Coordinator for Marketing and Communications

Grant Figueroa, Gabelli '24

Orientation Coordinator for Logistics and Operations

Julian Navarro, FCRH '23

Orientation Coordinators for Training and Staff Development

Bridget McDermott, FCRH '23

Karin Schroeder, FCRH '24

  • Associate Director for Student Formation

    Tom Balestracci serves as the Associate Director for Student Formation in the Office for Student Involvement. Tom works with various transition programs including New Student Orientation, First Year Formation seminars, and Senior programs. He previously worked at Southern New Hampshire University in Student Involvement. Tom obtained his Master's Degree in College Student Personnel from the University of Rhode Island and his Bachelor's Degree in Sport & Leisure Management from Eastern Connecticut State University.