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Barbara LoMonaco

Barbara LoMonaco holds a BA in philosophy and an MA and PhD in cultural anthropology from Southern Methodist University. She is also a certified addictions counselor and therapist who worked in community mental health and private practice in Chicago.

At RISD, LoMonaco oversees the Center for Student Involvement, Residence Life, Counseling and Psychological Services, Intercultural Student Engagement, Student Conduct and Compliance, Disabilities Services and Academic Support, Health Services and International Student Services. For four years before joining RISD's leadership team in 2019, she was the vice president for student affairs at Salve Regina University.