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Dean of Ada Comstock Scholars

Calvin McFadden

Calvin McFadden is the dean of the Ada Comstock Scholars and the sophomore class.

To meet with Dean McFadden, you may call 413-585-4930 to make an appointment, visit him during his walk-in hours or send him an email. Please see Announcements for any special changes to hours.

About Dean McFadden

Dean McFadden earned his B.A. in sociology from Bethune-Cookman University, a M.Div. degree in sociology of religion from the Interdenominational Theological Center/Gammon Seminary, and a Ph.D. in family and child sciences from Florida State University. McFadden was dean of behavioral and social sciences at a Massachusetts community college, and has served on the faculty of Springfield College, American International College, Florida State University and Florida A&M University. He also serves as senior pastor of the historic St. John’s Congregational Church in Springfield, Masachusetts, and on the Springfield school committee.

McFadden is an avid traveler and enjoys singing, cooking, reading and spending time with his family, which includes his college sweetheart, Jamina, and two children, Catherine and Jerome.