Paula joined the Wasserman Center in 1987 and is currently the Director. She oversees the Student Employment Program which coordinates the hiring of 10,000 student employees each academic year. Paula is also part of the Diversity Team and is passionate about various diversity issues, especially working with students with disabilities, veterans, and first-generation college students. She has presented for the National Student Employment Association and the National Rehabilitation Association conferences. Paula earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Barnard College and Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling from Hunter College. She is fluent in Toisanese and frequently visits Puerto Rico. During her leisure time, Paula enjoys "b" activities including baking, bowling, Brooklyn, and baseball. She is also mom to two precious little dogs with limitless energy.