Associate Professor (Music)
Sr. Barbara began working at Villa Maria College in 1977, returned to the college from 1982 – 1989, and has been here on a permanent basis since 1995. She holds Master of Science and Bachelor of Arts degrees from SUNY at Buffalo. Her other degrees include a Bachelor of Science from D’Youville College, and an Associates of Applied Science from Villa Maria College.
Professor (Natural Sciences and Mathematics)
Professor Baker began working at Villa Maria College in 1997 and is Director of the Honors Program. He holds Master of Science and Bachelor of Science degrees from SUNY at Buffalo.
Associate Professor (English)
Professor Battaglia began working at Villa Maria College in 2006. She holds Master of Science, Master of Arts, and Bachelor of Arts degrees from Buffalo State College.
Professor Bosworth began working at Villa Maria College in 1999. He holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of New Mexico, and Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees from SUNY at Buffalo.
Instructor (Interior Design)
Professor Brinkworth began working at Villa Maria College in 2010. He holds a Master of Science Education degree from Buffalo State College, and a Bachelor of Professional Studies from SUNY at Buffalo.
Assistant Professor (Fashion Design & Merchandising)
Dr. Burdett began working at Villa Maria College in 2012. She holds a Doctor of Philosophy degree from Ohio State University, and Master of Arts and Bachelor of Arts degrees from San Francisco University.
Assistant Professor (Music)
Professor Casuccio began working at Villa Maria College in 2005 and is currently Chairperson of the Music Department. He holds a Master of Science degree from Buffalo State College, and a Bachelor of Science from SUNY Fredonia.
Anthony Casuccio is a 20-year music industry veteran. His audio work has been nominated for three Grammy awards and topped the Billboard dance charts. He has been featured in Billboard Magazine and Gramophone Magazine. He has worked with major record labels remixing and remastering over 450 albums (some receiving RIAA gold record status) from great artists like Tony Bennett, Roy Orbison, Linda Ronstadt, Glenn Miller, and Johnny Cash. He engineered/produced live audio mixes for Sony Music’s backstage show featuring major label artists including Lifehouse, Kasey Chambers, Eliades Ochoa (Buena Vista Social Club), and Victoria Williams and Mark Olsen (Jayhawks). He also did location recording for other life style programming shows with famous guest like Joyce Carol Oates, David Sedaris, Joan Chen, and Joe Satriani. He has done mastering and radio edits for Columbia Records acts like Cypress Hill, Our Lady Peace, Nas, Destiny’s Child, and the Dixie Chicks.
Anthony has various jingles running on radio and TV across the country that he composed and produced as well as songs played on various daytime soap operas.
While in San Francisco, Anthony sat on the board of Governors for the Recording Academy (Grammy Awards) and was elected to a second vice president position and is still very active within the Grammy organization and sits on various national nomination committees.
Anthony is currently a partner at Buzz Records. Besides audio production responsibilities, he is very involved in the marketing and P.R. aspects of the label.
Instructor (Business Administration)
Professor D’Alessandro began working at Villa Maria College in 2016. She holds Master of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees from Medaille College.