Meet the Team

The team is divided into the three offices: Campus Life, Student Involvement, and New Student and Family Programs.

Campus Life

  • Assistant Director of Student Clubs and Organizations

    TaLaya Clanton joined Berklee in August of 2021. Her current role supports the advancement of Berklee's vast portfolio of student clubs and organizations. You can reach her at tclanton@berklee.edu

  • Director of Campus Life

    Loren Glaser (she/her) has been at Berklee since February 2016. Her current role oversees the behind-the-scenes aspects of the Office of Campus Life, including the offices of New Student and Family Programs and Student Involvement. You can reach Glaser at lglaser@berklee.edu

  • Associate Director of Student Involvement

    Ricky Meinke (he/him) serves as the Associate Director of Student Involvement for the Center for Campus Life. In this role Ricky helps students get involved on campus either by finding a community they can join or by helping them create their own. To Ricky, "involvement" means having a fulfilling way to contribute to a community you call your own. To accomplish this, Ricky hopes to debut a range of initiatives and programs that are equitable, fun, and affirming of all experiences, identities, and communities at Berklee. You can reach him at rmeinke@berklee.edu.

  • Associate Dean for Student Affairs

    Rosemary Shadow (they/them), associate dean for student life, has been at Berklee for over 10 years. In this role, they oversee the Office of Campus Life, including the offices of New Student and Family Programs and Student Involvement and the Office of Housing and Residential Education. You can reach them at rshadow@berklee.edu.


New Student and Family Programs

  • Assistant Director for New Student and Family Programs

    Caroline Tyler (she/her/hers) serves as the assistant director of New Student and Family Programs. In this role, she works to support new students and families as they transition into the community at Berklee. Caroline is so excited to welcome folks to Berklee and answer any questions you may have. You can reach her at ctyler4@berklee.edu.