Melissa Schoenack, Senior Manager for Event Scheduling and Support

Melissa SchoenackSenior Manager for Event Scheduling and Support

Melissa Schoenack is the Senior Manager for Event Scheduling and Support. She provides direction and support for events office staff in the execution of all on-campus events. Melissa also oversees strategic planning and improvements to the EMS scheduling software for HLS. She earned a Graduate Performance Diploma in Historical Performance at the Longy School of Music and earned a B.M. in Bassoon Performance, with minor in Medieval Studies, from the University of Oregon. Melissa is an avid board and video game connoisseur, as well as an active musician performing with many of the area's period instrument orchestras.

Joshua Thompson, Event Operations Coordinator

Joshua ThompsonEvent Operations Coordinator

Kathleen McEachern, Event Operations Coordinator

Kathleen McEachernEvent Operations Coordinator

Kathleen Tracy McEachern joined the office as an Operations Event Coordinator the spring of 2018. In her role, she assists in coordinating and scheduling student, faculty and Harvard affiliate events. Kathleen received her BA in Theatre from University of Alaska Anchorage and her MFA in Theatre from Florida State University/ Asolo Acting Conservatory. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, yoga, and a day at the beach.

Marie von Kampen, Events Operations Coordinator

Marie von KampenEvents Operations Coordinator

Marie is an Event Operations Coordinator and joined the Office of Event Scheduling and Support in 2018. She works closely with the Dean's Office, Human Resources, Law Library, Program on Negotiation, and student organizations to facilitate event logistics. Marie comes to HLS after more than a decade at the New England Conservatory of Music, where she was the Assistant Director of Performance Production Services. She is also a freelance production and stage manager in the Greater Boston area. Marie has a BA in Biology with a specialization in Marine Sciences from Boston University. In her free time, she runs a small business as a letterpress printer, is learning ceramics, and enjoys traveling adventures.