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Alumni & Student Engagement Center - 2nd Floor
939 Main Street
Worcester, MA 01610
Dean of Students Staff
Assistant Provost & Dean of Students
Assistant Dean of Students & Deputy Title IX Coordinator
ADAM KEYES started working at Clark in 2014 and currently serves as Assistant Dean of Students and Deputy Title IX Coordinator. In this role, Adam oversees Residence Life and Housing and serves as a Title IX investigator. Adam’s primary roles on campus are supporting students in crisis or trauma and investigating Title IX cases involving students. In addition to his official responsibilities, Adam volunteers as a staff mentor for the Clark Men’s Lacrosse team.
Originally from Spencer, Massachusetts, Adam received a B.S. in Business Administration from Fitchburg State University as well as a Master of Public Administration and a Certificate of Human Resource Management from the University of New Haven.
Adam enjoys working out, playing golf, cooking and spending quality time with his family.
Assistant Dean of Students
NADJA JOHNSON joined the Clark community in January 2016 as Assistant Dean of Students. In this role, she has oversight of the office of Multicultural and First Generation Student Support. Additionally, she provides generalist expertise in the Dean of Students office, coordinating resources with departments across the institution, primarily supporting students facing academic, social and personal challenges and working with special student populations. She integrates her background and training in community mental health in her work in student affairs.
Prior to joining Clark, Nadja was director of diversity and student success at Valley City State University. She also previously held leadership roles in multicultural programming and international student services and served as an adjunct professor of sociology and psychology at Florida Atlantic University and the University of Central Florida.
Nadja received her B.A. in psychology from Fisk University, M.A. in clinical psychology from the University of Central Florida and her Ph.D. in comparative studies from Florida Atlantic University. Her dissertation research focused on identity negotiation of immigrant populations and social activism of diaspora communities.
A native of Jamaica, Nadja is a devoted soccer, cricket and track and field fan who enjoys spending extensive time in the sunshine, eating (especially mangoes), dancing and laughing.