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The Rensselaer Newman Foundation Staff


Office Manager: Mary Holbritter – Phone: (518- 276-6518); e-mail address:


Secretary: Diane Waters Phone: (518- 276-6517); e-mail address:

Kevin Krolik

Director of the C+CC:  Kevin Krolik – Phone: (518) 274-7793; e-mail address:


Christ Sun of Justice Music Minister:  Barbara Musial – Phone: (518) 366-6381; e-mail address:


Deacon:  Joseph Romand – e-mail address:

To Contact the Rensselaer Newman Foundation Office:

        Phone: (518) 276-6518; e-mail address:

        Mailing Address:
                                         The Rensselaer Newman Foundation
                                 Rensselaer Student Union, Suite 3514
                                 110 Eighth Street
                                 Troy, New York 12180

the Rensselaer Newman Foundation, in conjunction with the Rensselaer Union, provides financial and organizational support for RPI’s Chaplain’s Office.

The Chaplains’ Office provides religious services and counseling to students at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

The Chaplains’ Offices are located on the top floor of the Union (Room 3514).  Office hours are 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Mondays through Fridays.

Catholic Chaplain: Father Ed Kacerguis

Phone: (518- 276-6518); e-mail address:

Muslim Chaplain: Djafer Sebkhoui

Phone: (518) 274-0137

Jewish Chaplain: Rabbi Robert Kasman

       Phone: 518-393-0139; e-mail address:

Chaplains’ Office Phone: (518) 276-6518

Chaplains’ Office E-mail Contact: