Our Staff

We are a team of student affairs professionals, students, and interns. All of our staff are trained to provide the best customer service and support our students, parents, families, and campus partners.


Professional Staff

Deanne DeCrescenzo

Assistant Dean, New Student and Family Programs



Deanne DeCrescenzo joined Temple in August 2017.  She is committed to supporting the transition of incoming students and their families to Temple University and helping them develop a sense of belonging here.  She oversees departmental programs including First-year, Transfer, and Parent & Family Orientations, Parent & Family Weekend, and other new student initiatives.  Prior to arriving at Temple University, Deanne worked at Baruch College, CUNY and Teachers College, Columbia University in New York City.  She is a graduate of Penn State University (B.S. Marketing, B.S. French, B.S. International Studies), Columbia University (M.A. Higher & Postsecondary Education), and Temple University (Ed.D. in Higher Education).  Deanne is a Gallup-Certified Strengths Coach and a member of NASPA - Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education, NODA - Association for Orientation, Transition, and Retention in Higher Education, and AHEPPP: Family Engagement in Higher Education.


Assistant Director


New Student Programs Coordinator


Parent & Family Programs Coordinator