About Us

Sara Gallegos


Sara is excited to be part of the FRAMily! Overseeing the Office of Student Involvement and Leadership Development, Sara works with the wonderful staff and students that make getting involved at Framingham a memorable experience for any FSU student. Sara earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from New Mexico State University, a Master of Education in Higher Education Administration & Student Affairs from the University of South Carolina, and a Doctor of Education in Higher Education Administration from Northeastern University. When not at SILD, she spends her free time with her husband Tom, daughter Ana, their dog Norman, and cat Elphie.

Currently Vacant

Assistant Director

Position is currently vacant.

Jill Hayward

Administrative Assistant

Jill has worked at FSU for almost 12 years, working the entire time in the Office of Student Involvement and Leadership Development. She oversees the McCarthy Center Game Room, the SILD office assistants and intern staff, financial transactions for clubs, as well as the day-to-day oversight of the office. Jill also provides support for all professional SILD Staff. When a student visits the office for the first time, she is usually the go-to person, knowledgeable in current activities sponsored by the office and throughout campus. Jill graduated from Mass Bay Community College, has two daughters, and lives nearby in Marlborough, MA with her husband, and her golden retriever, Phoebe.

Kathleen Brosnihan

Operations Coordinator


Brendan Fraser

SGA & Club Coordinator

Brendan will be working closely with the Student Government Association, new clubs on campus, reactivation of clubs, and overnight travel requests. Brendan is an alum of Framingham State University, having graduated with an English Bachelor’s Degree back in 2016. Before FSU, Brendan graduated from MassBay Community College and transferred here as a commuter student. After graduating from FSU, he pursued his Master’s degree in Education, Higher Education and Student Affairs. He comes to the SILD Office with a background in Academic Advising which he believes will help in his role connecting and working with students. In his spare time he loves to hang out with friends, go to the movies, and listen to 80’s and 90’s music.

Robin Lancaster

Club and Student Involvement Support Specialist

Robin serves in an administrative role as the Club and Student Involvement Support Specialist. She produces event reports, the bi-weekly event calendar, coordinates the duties of the Student Office Assistants and supports the Operations Coordinator with the financial processes of the Department. She brings over ten years of experience in corporate human resources and in advising/counseling students at a university. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English with a minor in Journalism from the University of Maryland. In her spare time, she loves to garden, read, crochet and exercise. She lives in Dover with her husband, her son, the youngest of four and her beloved Standard Poodle, Bart.