Meet the EOF Staff

EOF Office
Vorhees Hall
455 Franklin Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
Phone: 973-748-9000 Ext. 1348
Fax: 973-748-1173


Dr. E. De’Vaughn Weaver
E. De’Vaughn Weaver
Director, Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF)
Voorhees Hall

Dr. E. De'Vaughn Weaver is a native of Jersey City, NJ and a graduate of Henry Snyder High School. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts in Audio Engineering from Bloomfield College in 2008 and his Master of Science Degree in Criminal Justice from New Jersey City University. Dr. Weaver also obtained his Doctoral Degree in Education from Rutgers University-New Brunswick. He has helped many students graduate from college and become productive citizens throughout his many years of experience working in the field of education. Dr. Weaver works diligently as a mentor to young men in the Jersey City and Newark New Jersey areas. He has a love for helping students get into college and ensuring their academic/personal success. Dr. Weaver is a member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Incorporated, who he acknowledges for his accomplishments and his passion to help other students succeed in life.

Jacqueline Ransdell
Jacqueline Ransdell
EOF Counselor
Voorhees Hall

Jacqueline Ransdell is a Bloomfield College EOF Alumna. She earned her B.A. in Sociology-Criminal Justice within 4 years. As a Bloomfield College student, she held positions as an EOF tutor counselor and a resident assistant . She was awarded Rookie Resident Assistant of the Year in 2019 due to her dedication. Jacqueline is passionate about helping others succeed. She is dedicated to helping others become the best versions of themselves. Her goal is to not only be a positive influence, but to also make an impact in the lives of as many students as she can.

Ericka Simon
Ericka Simon
EOF Counselor
Voorhees Hall

Ericka Simon is a native of West Orange, NJ, and is a proud alumna of the college and EOF Program. She earned her B.A. in psychology within four years and graduated in 2018. She is currently working on her Master of School Counseling/Counseling at Seton Hall University. Ericka has always been passionate about working with students and in the education field. She is extremely knowledgeable about all aspects of the EOF program as well as counseling/mentoring. In addition, she loves helping students and being part of their growth process. Ericka is a proud member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, which pushed her to continue to be a positive and respectful influence.

Jermaine Terrell
Jermaine Terrell
EOF Counselor
Voorhees Hall

Jermaine Terrell is a Montclair State University graduate, class of 2013. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology and a Minor Degree in African American Studies. Prior to working at Bloomfield College, Jermaine was employed with The New Brunswick Public School District for 8 years as an Educator. While there Jermaine honed his passion for uplifting students and the strive to help them accomplish their goals. Equipped with the enthusiasm to make a difference and a desire to make a positive impact. Devoted and readily accessible, Jermaine is committed to Bloomfield College's mission to help our students maximize their greatest potential. Jermaine is a proud member of Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Incorporated.

Tonderlaya Furman
Tonderlaya (Toni) Furman
Program Associate
Voorhees Hall

Tonderlaya Furman is a Douglass College, Rutgers University graduate, class of 1981. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Sociology and African American Studies. Tonderlaya has always had the passion to help others. Prior to working at Bloomfield College, Tonderlaya worked at Seton Hall Law School for 10 years as the secretary to the Assistant Dean for Student Affairs. From there she was promoted to work in the Center for Social Justice Law Clinic as the Administrative Assistant to the Director. She has assisted students from the beginning of their law school career up until graduation. Many still ask for her location as they will always remember the care that she provided.

Tonderlaya believes in Bloomfield College's mission to help our students in achieving their goals. Her passion and commitment comes from love and dedication.


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