Meet the Staff

We are here to help you! Reach out to any of us, or the OAS email ( and we will make sure to answer your questions or get you to the right person who can best help.

Meet the Team

Justine F. Khadduri, PhD 

Justine joined the Washington College community during summer of 2022. She earned her BA in Government and Secondary Education from Franklin and Marshall College, MA in Educational Leadership from Teachers College, Columbia University, and PhD in Educational Leadership (with a concentration in Educational History and Philosophy) from Notre Dame of Maryland University. Justine has worked in a variety of capacities in education over the past twenty years including serving as Academic Dean, Middle and High School History Teacher, and Adjunct Professor.

You can email Justine directly at 
(Phone: 410-778-8833)


Maria Hackett
Disability Access Specialist

A Brooklyn native, Maria recently relocated to Chestertown, MD to serve as Washington College's new Disability Access Specialist. Prior to joining the Washington College community, Maria worked with Yale University's Student Accessibility Service to ensure that students with disabilities have their needs met during their time at Yale University, as well as having the necessary supports for their continued success. An ardent lover of engaging Black diasporic literature, learning new languages, liturgical curation, and pursuing ministry leadership, Maria is proud of her academic roots, having earned a MA in Religion from Yale Divinity School and BA in Russian from the University of Rochester. Ask her about her co-conspirators (aka her cats), Fig and Fern, and her Caribbean heritage!

You can email Maria directly at
(Phone: 410-810-5799)


Ashley L.
Academic Resource Coordinator

A Chestertown native, Ashley earned her BA in Criminal Justice and Psychology from Seattle University. She has worked as an Orientation Advisor and Student Alumni Ambassador while at Seattle University. She has also worked in legal, security, loss prevention, and marketing. She is an active gamer and loves anything strategy. She also loves reading fantasy, sci-fi, manga and mystery books with a goal of reading at least a hundred books a year.

Ask her about what video game she is currently playing or what book she is currently reading.

You can email Ashley directly at
(Phone: 410-778-7860)