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Admissions Counselors


Nallely De La Cuesta

Admissions Counselor
Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, South Dakota, Texas, Wisconsin

Karin Dobbins Sherer

Senior Associate Dean of Admissions
U.S. transfer students

Hollie Elliott

Hollie Elliott

Associate Vice President for Admissions
Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Oregon (Multnomah County), Rhode Island, Vermont

Joshua Ferchau, smiling, arms folded in a blue button-up shirt, stands in front of a city landscape.

Joshua Ferchau

Associate Dean of Admissions & Director of Global Recruiting
International Students, American Samoa, California (San Francisco County), Guam, New Mexico, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. citizens overseas & TCKs

Mikhail Filarski

Senior Assistant Dean of Admissions
Arizona, California (see county list), Washington D.C., Delaware, Maryland, Utah, Virginia

Alice Flood

Assistant Dean of Admissions
Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Washington, West Virginia

Zara Kazi

Zara Kazi

Admissions Counselor
California (see county list)

Megan McCaffrey

Megan McCaffrey

Admissions Counselor
California (see county list), Nevada, Oregon (all counties except for Multnomah County and Washington County).


Erika Quiggins

Senior Associate Dean of Admissions
Alaska, Colorado, Oregon (Washington County), Wyoming

DJ Smith

DJ Smith

Admissions Counselor

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Eric Staab

Vice President for Admissions and Financial Aid


Nicole Catherine Vannewkirk

Admissions Counselor
California (see county list), Idaho, Montana, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania

Admissions Operations Staff


Nicole Crawford

Application Processor


Terri Kuechle

Special Events Coordinator


Carrie Lebaron

Administrative Coordinator

Patti Mapes

Executive Assistant to the Vice President of Admissions and Financial Aid

Linda Massey

Director of Admissions Operations and CRM Manager

Ari Kost

Ari Sreebny

Campus Visit Coordinator