Mrs. Heidi Cylinder

Executive Assistant to the Dean | Dean's Office | Feliciano School of Business
Location: 290
Telephone: 973-655-4304


Heidi joined Montclair State University in November 2017, serving in a coordinator role for the Becker CPA program at the Feliciano School of Business. She
moved quickly into a new position as Executive Assistant to the Dean of the business school in February 2018 and continues in this role today. Prior to joining MSU, Heidi worked for nine years as a Professional Organizer, helping clients declutter and organize their homes and offices. She also worked for 11 years managing the office operations of a home construction company. Before moving into the world of academia, Heidi worked in the Pharmaceutical industry in a variety of sales, marketing, and operations roles. She received a BS in Biology from Tufts University and an MBA in Marketing from The Wharton School.


  • MBA, Marketing, 1987, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • BS, Biology, 1983, Tufts University, Medford, MA

Professional Experience

  • Executive Assistant for Dean, Feliciano School of Business, Montclair State University. (February 2019 - Current).
  • Administrative Assistant, Becker CPA Program, Montclair State University. (November 2018 - February 2019).
  • Office Assistant/Bookkeeper, Wennersten Design & Construction. (October 2006 - November 2017).
  • Professional Organizer, "Ready for Order" Professional Organizing. (September 2006 - December 2015).
  • Board Trustee and Co-Chair, Grant Committee, Upper Saddle River Educational Foundation. (September 2003 - June 2007).
  • Dir/Asst Dir of Operations, Marketing Operations, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation. (1993 - 1999).