Annemarie Frisby Thomas, Assistant Dean/Campus Director, Headshot
  • Master of Science, in Organizational Management and Leadership, Springfield College, Springfield Mass., 2008
  • Bachelor of Arts, in Journalism, Saint Michael's College, Colchester, Vt., 1993


Research Interests

  • Racial Identity Development
  • Resiliency
  • Social and Cultural Influences on Adolescent Female Development
  • Critical Race Theory
  • Intersectionality

Courses Taught

  • Issues in Research
  • Senior Seminar

Community Service and Volunteer Work

  • Board Member, Pioneer Valley Area Health Education Center (2010)
  • Committee Member, Springfield College Scholars In Action (2013)
  • Board Member, Center for Human Development (2014)
  • Member, Black Leadership Alliance (2014)
  • Committee Member, Springfield College Center for Community Engagement (2016)

Selected Works


  • Frisby Thomas, Annemarie. "Role of Higher Education in Community Development and Engagement." AADERT Conference, Springfield College, Springfield, Mass., April 2015
  • Frisby Thomas, Annemarie. "Girls Can: Empowering Young Women to Make Positive Life Choices." 10th Annual Through Her Eyes Conference, Center for Human Development, Springfield, Mass., October 2014
  • Frisby Thomas, Annemarie. "The Importance of Creating and Sustaining an Educated and Diversified Workforce in Law Enforcement." MAWLE Conference. Council on Aging Conference Center, Holyoke, Mass., October 2014