Robyn Soo Hoo
Office of the Provost/Academic Affairs
As Director, Robyn provides executive management/support to the Provost. She manages the daily operations of Academic Affairs and facilitates the Provostâ€™s executive level affairs including budget, meetings, schedule, briefings, events, and commitments. Robyn works with the Chief of Staff, Executive Assistant, Vice Provosts, and Provost in managing the official communication of the Provostâ€™s Office with faculty, students, staff, and senior leaders.
Prior to joining Merrimack College, Robyn was Staff Assistant to the Dean of the School of Graduate Studies at Salem State University. In that role, Robyn was responsible for assisting in the development of the budget and monitoring monthly transactions, processing the hiring paperwork for graduate adjunct faculty, graduate program coordinators, and various other hires for the department, and overseeing the publication of curriculum/policy changes for the online catalog, website, and student plans of study.
Robyn earned her A.S. in Fashion Merchandising from Bay State Junior College and enjoyed a prior career in retail and retail banking before making the switch to higher education. Robyn lives in Salem, Massachusetts and enjoys spending time with her husband, friends and family.
A.S., Fashion Merchandising, Bay State Junior College