Meet our Staff
Robin Solbach, Psy.D., Director
Robin Solbach has been the director of the Counseling Center at GCU since 1998. In August 2018, she was also named Director of Health and Counseling. A New Jersey-licensed psychologist (#3238), she has extensive experience working with adolescents and adult issues. In addition to her responsibilities as director, Dr. Solbach is an adjunct professor in the Department of Psychology and Counseling at Georgian Court. Dr. Solbach is a member of the American Psychological Association, the New Jersey Psychological Association, and the past president of the New Jersey Association of Counseling Centers.
Elizabeth Tomasulo, Psy.D., Lion’s Roar Project Coordinator
Elizabeth Tomasulo is a New Jersey-licensed psychologist (#6007). She has experience working with a diverse college-aged population since 2012. As of 2022, Dr. Tomasulo has shifted her role from full-time counselor to assume the part-time responsibilities of launching the Lion’s Roar Project, which is funded through the GEER grant. To support the on-going efforts of Georgian Court University’s Counseling Center, the Lion’s Roar Project will offer additional supports to students, specifically evening and non-traditional students, through a variety of psychoeducational and clinical resources. In addition to providing services through the Counseling Center, Dr. Tomasulo is an adjunct instructor in the Department of Psychology and Counseling at Georgian Court University. Dr. Tomasulo is a member of the American Psychological Association, New Jersey Psychological Association, and the New Jersey College Counseling Association.
Linda Bass, MA, LAC, Counselor
Linda Bass is a licensed associate counselor with over 30 years experience working in a variety of mental health settings in Monmouth and Ocean counties, including inpatient, outpatient and crisis counseling. She has worked as a psychiatric screener and in a correctional setting prior to joining GCU’s Counseling Center. Ms. Bass is a GCU alumn, earning a bachelor’s degree in psychology.
Susan Polkowski White, MBA, Psy.D, Counselor
Susan Polkowski White is a New Jersey-licensed psychologist (#6184) and a certified school psychologist. Dr. White’s experience working with the college student population includes pre- and post-doctoral training within the counseling department at Stevens Institute of Technology. Prior to becoming a psychologist, Dr. White worked in corporate finance. Dr. White is a member of the Monmouth/Ocean County Psychological Association (MOCPA), in addition to the American Group Psychotherapy Association (AGPA).
Jeannette Orlando, Staff Assistant
Jeannette joined the GCU Counseling Center in August, 2021 as Staff Assistant. She handles the administrative matters of the office including scheduling appointments and maintaining the day to day functions of the office. She brings with her an extensive background in Customer Service and Administrative functions. She is excited to bring these experiences and enthusiasm to the GCU Counseling Center. Call her today to schedule a session with one of the Counselors.