The Providence Public School Department is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Robin Muksian-Schutt of Burrillville, R.I. as executive director of operations. She will oversee the district’s transportation, food service, registration and placement, technology, athletics, facilities, safety and security, central records and central supply operations.
Muksian-Schutt has held several administrative positions in academia and in municipal government. At the New England Institute of Technology, she served as chair of the Humanities/Social Sciences Department, where she taught composition, oral communications, and humanities, and most recently served as assistant provost.
She also served as the director of administration for the City of Cranston from 2009-2011 and the deputy director of administration from 2003-2006 as well as serving as the director of administrative service for the Town of South Kingstown from 2007-2009.
Muksian-Schutt holds a bachelor and master’s degrees from the University of Rhode Island as well as a Ph.D. in rhetoric and composition.
She has volunteered as a Penguin Plunger for the Rhode Island Special Olympics and with a Connecticut Greyhound Adoption Program.