Hannah O’Brien is an assistant dean of students, head coach of the girls’ varsity ice hockey program, a teacher in the history department, an advisor and a dorm parent. O’Brien has a passion for residential life and works primarily with this component in the dean of students office. Within the girls’ hockey program she emphasizes individual skill development as well as team-oriented goals, culminating in the program achievement of a 2016 New England Division II title. Through her work in the history department, O’Brien fosters skill proficiency and encourages students to articulate, question and challenge perspectives. O’Brien holds a bachelor’s degree in history from Colby College with a minor in education.