Meet Our Faculty

The Emmanuel College Master of Education program provides students with access to some of the top education professionals in the industry. 

Learn about our education professors:

  • Education faculty backgrounds
  • Education courses they teach
  • Publications and awards

Christine Leighton

Assistant Professor of Education
Ed.D., Boston University; M.Ed., George Washington University; B.S.LA., Georgetown University

Lisa Schneier

Visiting Assistant Professor in Education
Ed.D., Ed.M., Harvard University; B.A., Franklin and Marshall College

Sr. Karen Hokanson, SND

Chair, Department of Education; Assistant Professor of Education
Ed.D., University of Massachusetts Lowell; M.Ed., Boston University; B.S., Salem State College

Kimberly Sofronas

Associate Professor of Mathematics Education
Ph.D., M.A., B.A., University of Connecticut