Office Staff

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Beth Bower, Chief of Staff to the President, ext. 7757
Ms. Bower joined Salem State in December 2007, bringing over 20 years of government affairs and higher education experience to this position. She previously served as the special assistant to the provost and archivist, and director of the Moakley Institute at Suffolk University, as well as director of external affairs for the Central Artery Project. Ms. Bower holds an MA in anthropology from Brown University, and a BA in history from Simmons College. 

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Katrina Economou Sadowski, Senior Assistant, President's Office and Assistant Secretary to the Board of Trustees, ext. 6134
Prior to arriving at Salem State in 2015, Katrina (Katie) Economou Sadowski was the director/liaison to the president’s office for the division of development and alumni relations at The George Washington University. She previously worked for former U.S. Representative John Tierney (MA-6).  Katie holds a certificate in PAC and political management from The George Washington University, and a BA in political science and communications from Stonehill College. 

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Adria Leach, Director of External Affairs, ext. 7524
Adria Leach joined the university community in July 2003, bringing with her two years of marketing experience. Before joining the president's staff, she worked in the university's marketing and communications office. She holds an MEd in elementary education from Salem State, and a BA in psychology from Bates College.