Writing Center Consultants

Meet Our Writing Consultants

Students can make 30-minute or one-hour appointments at Navigate.

Makayla Cappon ’22
Majors: Political Science and Criminal Justice
Hometown: Rochester, New York
Strengths: APA style, attention to detail, forming a thesis, creating an outline, and word selection

Cara Dugan '22

Cara Dugan ’22
Majors: English Literature and Political Science (Certification in Secondary Education)
Hometown: Staten Island, New York
Strengths: Essay composition, pre-writing/brainstorming, developing a thesis, using effective diction

Sarah Grassi '21

Sarah Grassi ’21
Major: English and History; Minor: Education
Hometown: Huntington Station, New York
Strengths: Organization, paragraph and sentence structure, pre-writing, and word choice

Scarlet Hudman ’23

Scarlet Hudman ’23
Major: Nursing
Hometown Glenville, New York
Strengths: Grammar, word choice, and APA formatting

Shaunte Julien '21

Shaunte Julien ’21
Major: Sociology; Minor: Social Work
Hometown: Brunswick, Maine
Strengths: Structure and organization, incorporating evidence to support claims, and word choice


John Pino ’23

John Pino ’22
Major: Psychology; Minor: Sociology
Hometown: Staten Island, New York
Strengths: Connecting ideas together, identifying common errors, free writing

Rebecca Peakes '22

Rebecca Peakes ’22
Major: Creative Writing (Certification in Primary Education)
Hometown: West Chester, Pennsylvania
Strengths: Creative writing, organization, word choice, flow

Alexandra Sarette ’21
Major: Art History; Minors: Museum Studies and Women’s and Gender Studies
Hometown: Manchester, NH
Strengths: Organization, Chicago style, idea development

Jo Shaffer '22

Jo Shaffer ’22
Major: Psychology
Hometown: Wilmington, Delaware
Strengths: Grammar, organization, coherence, creative writing

Naomi Strickland ’22

Naomi Strickland ’22
Major: Nursing
Hometown: Willits, California
Strengths: APA essay composition and structure, thesis development, and evidence utilization

Sara Strickland ’22

Sara Strickland ’22
Major: Nursing
Hometown: Willits, California
Strengths: Nonfiction, thesis development, word choice, and sentence structure

Mallory Storms ’22

Mallory Storms ’22
Major: Political Science
Hometown: Amenia, New York
Strengths: Planning, grammar, spelling, argumentative/persuasive-type papers, and MLA citation


Dominique Wheeler '22

Dominique Wheeler ’22
Major: English with emphasis in Creative Writing
Hometown: Bennington, New Hampshire
Strengths: Word choice, grammar, clarity, analysis, development of the main idea