Meet Our Team

The Office of Admissions and Recruitment is here to assist you, answer your questions, and help you through the admissions process.

To best connect with our office, please contact us directly at onwisconsin@admissions.wisc.edu or by phone at 608-262-3961. From there, we’ll work to connect you with the member of our team who can best and most quickly answer your specific questions.

Counseling Team

Hussnain Ahmed

Position title: Admissions Counselor

Jessica Arnold

Position title: Admissions Counselor

Kate Bergum

Position title: Admissions Counselor

Jamie Black

Position title: Senior Manager, Regional Recruitment (West Coast)

Emily Brix Shepherd

Position title: Manager, Admissions Processes

Anna Bryan

Position title: Assistant Director, Global Initiatives

Berkley Catura

Position title: Admissions Counselor

Ben Chapman

Position title: Admissions Counselor

Lori Christianson

Position title: Associate Director, Transfer Admissions & Recruitment

Emilie Dickson

Position title: Associate Director, Outreach and Recruitment

Ryan Dunn

Position title: Admissions Counselor

Malik Farr

Position title: Associate Director, Multicultural Outreach and Recruitment

Thomas Fitzgerald

Position title: Admissions Counselor

A.M. Goodhart

Position title: Admissions Counselor

Cass Gutierrez

Position title: Admissions Counselor, Transfer

Blaine Harvey

Position title: Admissions Counselor, Global Initiatives

Michael James

Position title: Senior Manager, Regional Recruitment (New England)

Kayla Jensen

Position title: Assistant Director, Campus Programs and Engagement

Laura Kelley

Position title: Admissions Counselor, International Case Management

Nicole Kelly

Position title: Manager, Remote Readers

Gabby Knauer

Position title: Manager, National Recruitment

Monty Little

Position title: Recruitment Coordinator, Native American Communities

Madeline Lomprey

Position title: Admissions Counselor, Global Initiatives

Micki Nordeen

Position title: Recruitment Coordinator

Emily Oehler

Position title: Admissions Counselor, Transfer

Michael Pham

Position title: Admissions Counselor

Luis Portillo

Position title: Associate Director, Regional Recruitment (D.C. DE, MD, VA, WV)

Liz Root

Position title: Coordinator, Arts Recruitment

Nate Rosenberg

Position title: Manager, Deposit to Enrollment

Michael Rutkowski

Position title: Manager, Wisconsin & Minnesota Recruitment

Kayla Schween

Position title: Admissions Counselor, Global Initiatives

MiKayla Scott-Krattiger

Position title: Admissions Counselor

Katie Seibel

Position title: Manager, Transfer

Emma Sutkay

Position title: Associate Director, Application Review

Ashley Swengler

Position title: Senior Manager, Regional Recruitment (PA, NY, NJ)

Mailia Thao

Position title: Admissions Counselor

Megan Thompson

Position title: Admissions Counselor

M.J. Thurau

Position title: Admissions Counselor

Nicole Valk

Position title: Senior Manager, Admissions Services

Alyssa Watts Ransom

Position title: Manager, Transfer

Sarah Woller

Position title: Manager, International Recruitment & Relationships

Rosie Yang

Position title: Recruitment Coordinator, Southeast Asian Communities

Front Line Services Team

Akornefa Akyea

Position title: Manager, Front Line Services

Alyssa Lambert-Dushack

Position title: Supervisor, Front Line Services

Margaret Mathie

Position title: Supervisor, Front Line Services

Administration and Operations Team

Emma Adebayo

Position title: Senior Associate Director, Recruitment, Outreach, and Communications

Carole Alt

Position title: Events Administrative Specialist

Cari Anderson

Position title: Executive Assistant to the Director and Senior Associate Directors

Sami Boynton

Position title: Data Information Specialist

Lauryn Christianson

Position title: Events Program Coordinator

Hyewon Chung

Position title: Senior Operations Specialist and Student Team Supervisor

Ellen Clark

Position title: Manager, Marketing

Paul Compton

Position title: Senior Associate Director, Admissions Services

Greer Davis

Position title: Associate Director, Strategic Communications

Kent Emerson

Position title: IT Service Coordinator

Carissa Fischer

Position title: Manager, Technology

Katie Hastreiter

Position title: Assistant Director, Operations & Front Line Services

Nancy Hoffman

Position title: Senior Associate Director, Administration & Engagement

Evan Kippley

Position title: Operations Specialist

David Leszczynski

Position title: Senior Associate Director & Lead Data Strategist

Dana Lindgren

Position title: Senior Operations Coordinator

Mallory Oller

Position title: Manager, Special Projects and Budgets

Cameron Olson

Position title: Business Analyst

Anna Parrell

Position title: Manager, Operations

Sebastian Philipp

Position title: Senior Operations Coordinator

André E. Phillips

Position title: Director, Admissions and Recruitment

Justin Pierce

Position title: Communications and Social Media Coordinator

Brad Richardson

Position title: Associate Director, Information Systems and Technology

Rebecca Ring

Position title: Senior IT Service Coordinator

Joshua Rybaski

Position title: Assistant Director, Counselor Training & Development

Steven Tan

Position title: IT Service Coordinator

Rachel Tatge

Position title: Assistant Director, Events

Nathan Trick

Position title: CRM Manager/Web Developer

Heidi Updegrove

Position title: Manager, Administration

Shelly Vils-Havel

Position title: Manager, Team Engagement and Development

Andrea Walker-Cousins

Position title: Operations Specialist

Kara Zavada Caldwell

Position title: Senior Communications Coordinator