Dean of Students

Joy Pufhal

Executive Director of Student Life & Dean of Students, Division of Student Affairs
Joy Pufhal


113 Upton Hall, Gorham, ME 04038

Contact Information

Phone: (207) 780-4035

Joy Pufhal has worked in Student Affairs at USM since August 2000 serving in a variety of administrative roles, of increasing responsibility, within the Department of Residential Life, the Department of Community Standards, and the Division of Student Affairs.  Joy assumed her current role as Executive Director of Student Life & Dean of Students in October 2013. 

Joy received a bachelor of science degree in bio-psychology with a certificate of community health from Tufts University in 2000 and a Masters of Adult Education from the University of Southern Maine in 2006.