Our Instructors

Frank Asciutto

Instructor for Digital Graphic Design and Microsoft Office Certification Programs
Frank Asciutto is an Instructional Designer, Digital Technology Instructor and Educational Technologist specializing in Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite.  He has 12 years of classroom teaching experience supplemented with online course development and delivery using Blackboard.  Before joining William Paterson University, Frank was an accomplished corporate IT systems manager with over 20 years of experience designing and implementing a variety of financial applications.  Frank earned a Master’s Degree in Educational Technology in 2012 from Boise State University and is a Certified Microsoft Office Master.

Rita Williams Bogar

Instructor for Business Management Program
Rita’s corporate experience includes a 25-year robust career for a national insurance company where she transformed operating divisions, mentored individuals, and achieved strong results. Her corporate experience includes a director of underwriting operations for PA, NJ, NY and the New England states, Public Affairs Coordinator, and Director of Learning and Development. Rita has been recognized by New Jersey Monthly as a 2013 Finalist – NJ Leading Women Entrepreneurs and Business Owners, by NJBIZ as one of New Jersey’s 2011 Best 50 Women in Business and by the U.S. SBA as the 2011 Region II Minority Small Business Champion of the Year. She is a contributing author to the 2012 book – Big Bold Business Advice.

Dennis Butler

Dennis has 35+ years as an HR professional (Generalist, Specialist, CHRO). He received his MBA in Management/Industrial Relations from Seton Hall University. His industry experience includes financial services, consumer electronics, fashion apparel (manufacturing, wholesale, retail), and non-profit. Butler's HR experience includes leadership, policies, pensions, benefits, employee relations, EEO/affirmative action, diversity/inclusion, and HRIS. Butler has been SPHR Certified since 1994 and SHRM-SCP certified since 2015. He is the Certification Co-Director of the Garden State Council SHRM and member of the National SHRM. He is also the Immediate Past President/Certification Director of Sussex Warren Human Resources Management Association 9local SHRM Chapter and has been an Instructor for SHRM Certification CP/SCP Prep Course since 2017.

Yolanda Evgeniou

Instructor for Medical Assistant Program
Yolanda Evgeniou, Owner of Para-Professional Health Careers, provides curriculum, course materials, and the Instructor for non-credit programs for individuals striving to enter Allied Health Fields.  The curriculum awards certificates in Registered Medical Assistant / Multi Skilled Health Care Technician / PCT, Health Information Online.  All certificates are recognized by the appropriate agencies of the State of New Jersey.  Para-Professional Health Careers also provides guidance in Career Track selection and employment services. Over the past ten years there has been an unprecedented increase in the demand for training for Health and Nursing Professionals and Paraprofessionals.

Jerry Flach

Instructor for Project Management
Jerry Flach MBA, PMP is a Project Management Leadership Professional. Her career spans financial services and community development work with for profit and non profit organizations including with the Habitat for Humanity where she led their green building and neighborhood revitalization programs. Her passion for sustainable development shines through in her current role as Community Development Program Manager with Valley National Bank. Jerry is also dedicated to community service; she volunteers with local planning and utility boards and she’s a Soil Conservation District Supervisor for the HEP District in the North Jersey region.

Jennifer Mastrangelo

Instructor for Quickbooks
Jennifer Mastrangelo has had diverse experience for the past 20 years in teaching Accounting and Computer Courses at various Colleges and Continuing Education Programs.  Before that she worked in multiple capacities in the Business Sector.  She has a Masters of Education Degree in Instruction and Curriculum from Lesley College in Cambridge, MA, and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an Accounting Concentration.

Kate Muldoon

Executive Director for Small Business Development Center
Kate Muldoon has been working as Executive Director at the William Paterson University Small Business Development Center since June 2004.  As Director, Kate offers small business owners the assistance they need to plan and develop successful and profitable ventures by offering training, individual counseling and hands-on workshops in all aspects of entrepreneurship.  Ms. Muldoon had worked in the financial services industry for over 19 years in various capacities including management, operations, sales, and relationship management. She most recently served as Senior Vice President and Manager of the Bank of America Women Entrepreneurs’ Connection covering New Jersey, New York, Connecticut and Pennsylvania.

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Instructor for Project Management Online
Bhargav has been a Project Management instructor for the School of Continuing Education for over ten years and PMP certified for fifteen. He has industry experience in driving enterprise technology programs and project for more than fifteen years. 

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Ray currently works as the Director of Human Resources for The Oaks at Denville, a SpringPoint Senior Living Community. Immediately prior to the Oaks, Ray was the Senior HR Generalist for the NorthEast Region for Five Guys Enterprises.  Ray has also worked in the telecommunications industry, including Apple, Flextronics, and SprintNextel in a variety of management roles. Ray has experience in the start up world having worked during the creation of Enhanced Wireless. It was after some great experiences as a Manager and District Manager with employee development, he made the decision to focus his career in Human Resources, obtaining his MBA with a focus in HR Management, Professional in Human Resources (PHR) certification and the SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) credential.  Ray has served as a SHRM Learning System Item Writer creating test preparation questions for the SHRM certification exam. He is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Business Administration with an anticipated completion date of late 2019.

Sitaraman Vaneswaran

Sitaraman (Sitar) is a key change agent in propelling corporations, delivering strong, bottom-line impacts through implementation of breakthrough strategies and re-engineering Business Processes to drive best-in-class-level performance. He possesses in-depth experience and familiarity with the use abd application of problem-solving tools, including Design of experiments (DOE), Kaizen, Statistical Process Control, Quality Function Deployment, Six Sigma Quality, Value Stream maps and FMEA.  To the classroom, he brings with him several decades in areas of: Total Quality; Quality Management Systems; Cost of Quality; Information Security (ISO 27001); Kaizen; Value Stream Mapping; Supplier Quality Management; Business Process Design / Re-engineering; Business Excellence Models (MBNQA / EFQM); Corporate Social Responsibility (Sustainability / SA 8000); and Lean Six Sigma Online Training.