2015 Presenters



Four-Year Private Colleges and Universities

CA Stanford University Cheryl Phillips Hearst Professional in Residence at the Department of Communications
IL The University of Chicago Grace Chapin Senior Assistant Director of Admissions
IL Bradley University Justin Ball Associate of VP of Enrollment Management
IL DePaul University David Kalsbeek Senior Vice President for Enrollment Management and Marketing
IN Manchester University Scott Ochander Vice President for Enrollment and Marketing
MN Capella University Barbara Keener Core Graduate Faculty
MO Saint Louis University Mark Steinlage, Jr. Associate Dean of Admission
MO Saint Louis University T. Matthew Shutte Assistant Director of Admission
MO Saint Louis University Jay Goff Vice President for Enrollment and Retention Management
MO Culver-Stockton College Misty McBee Director of Admission
NY Cornell University, ILR School Cathleen Sheils Director of Admissions
PA Drexel University Erik Kornet Director of Data Management and Analysis
TN Christian Brothers University Anne Kenworthy Vice President for Enrollment Management
WI Silver Lake College of the Holy Family Dr. Chris Domes President
WI Edgewood College E.J. Keeley Director, Institutional Assessment & Research
WI Beloit College Robert Mirabile, PhD Vice President for Enrollment
WI Beloit College William Mortimer Associate Director of Enrollment

Four-Year Public Universities


AR University of Arkansas Bryan Hembree Director of ACT Outreach (Diversity)
AL University of Alabama at Birmingham Bart Swecker Senior Manager for Advanced Analytics
AL University of Alabama Allison Verhine Director of College Honors and Endowments, College of Arts and Sciences
AL University of Alabama Susan Dendy Coordinator of Recruitment, Honors College
CA University of California, Berkeley Greg Dubrow Director of Research & Policy Analysis, Office of Undergraduate Admissions
CA University of California, Berkeley Maryhelen Blake Associate Director, Office of Undergraduate Admissions
CA USC Dr. Wendy Marshall Educational Program Designer for the Center for Enrollment Research, Policy, and Practice
IA Drake University Danny Akright Digital Media Publisher
IA University of Iowa John Laverty Senior Associate Director of Admissions
IA Iowa State University Martino Harmon Associate Vice President for Student Affairs
IA University of Northern Iowa Jonathan Cox Coordinator of Minority & Student Diversity Programs, College of Business
IA Iowa State University Maura Flaschner Associate Director, Freshmen Admissions
IL Western Illinois University Andy Borst Director of Admissions
IL Northeastern Illinois University Michelle Morrow Director of Scholarships
IL University of Illinois Doug Burgett Creative Director
IL University of Illinois Laura Podeschi Content Manager
IN Indiana Purdue University-Fort Wayne Tonishea Jackson Director of Admission
IN Purdue University Main Campus Cathy Heinz Director of Communications for Enrollment
IN Indiana University Bloomington Krista Timney Senior Associate Director of Marketing and Communications
IN Purdue University Main Campus Mary Henry Communications Manager - Enrollment Mgmt Communication
IN Indiana University Sacha Thieme Executive Director of Admissions
IN Indiana University Chris Foley Assistant Vice President and Director of the Office on Online Education
IN Indiana University Center for Postsecondary Research Don Hossler Director
IN Indiana University-Bloomington Adam Herman Director, Kelley School of Business Living Learning Center
KS University of Kansas Katie McCurry Digital Media Strategist, Marketing Communications
KS University of Kansas Lauren Erickson Associate Director, Account Management, Marketing Communications
MN University of Minnesota, Duluth Ian Pannkuk Director of Marketing and Operations
MO University of Missouri Kansas City Jennifer DeHaemers Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs & Enrollment Management
NC University of North Carolina Wilmington Jessica Overton Transfer Admissions Coordinator
NC University of North Carolina Wilmington Kelley Griffin Transfer Admissions Coordinator
NC University of North Carolina Wilmington Hannah Bingham First Year Admission Coordinator
NC University of North Carolina Wilmington Hannah Brown Senior Assistant Director of Admissions
NJ Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Jennifer Hollis Admissions Counselor
NJ Rutgers, University-Camden Lee Ann Dmochowski Associate Director, Graduate and Undergraduate Admissions
NJ Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Courtney McAnuff Vice President for Enrollment Management
NJ Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Dr. Paul Johnson Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management
NJ Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey Dr. Elena Ragusa Research Project Manager
NM Eastern New Mexico University - Roswell Todd DeKay Interim Intuitional Researcher
NY The College at Brockport, SUNY Megan Sarkis Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions
NY The College at Brockport, SUNY Erin Rickman Transfer-Year Experience Coordinator
NY State University of New York at Delhi Candace Vancko President
NY State University of New York at Delhi and SUNY Cobleskill Bonnie Martin Vice President for Operations
OH Youngstown State University Gary Swegan Associate Vice President for Enrollment Planning and Management
OH Kent State University (DEI) Shana Lee Director for Special Projects and Initiatives
OH Kent State University at Stark Lisa D. Givan EMSSA Multicultural Initiatives
OH Ohio University Craig Cornell Vice Provost, Enrollment Management
PA University of Pittsburgh Kellie Kane Director of Operations & Strategic Planning, Office of Admissions & Financial Aid
PA Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Gil Brown Vice President Administration and Finance
TN Tennessee Board of Regents Michael Tinsley Perkins Grant Coordinator
UT The University of Utah Mateo Remsburg Associate Director of Admissions
VA James Madison University Randy Budnikas Online Marketing Manager
VA James Madison University Michael Walsh Dean of Admissions

Two-Year Colleges

IL Oakton Community College Michele Brown Director of Student Recruitment & Outreach
IL College of DuPage Julie Marlatt Manager, Admissions & Outreach
IL College of DuPage Angela Nackovic Adult Admissions Representative
IL Frontier Community College Ashlee Spannagel Retention Coordinator/Recruiter
IL Illinois Eastern Community College District Nixie Hnetkovsky Director of Student Learning Assessment
MI St. Clair County Community College Dr. Kevin A. Pollock President
NC Wake Technical Community Ellen Mathis Student Services Marketing Communication Coordinator
WI Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Mark Franks Dean, Enrollment Services and Registrar

Other Organizations


CA Chegg Enrollment Services Gil Rogers Director of Marketing and Outreach
CA Uversity Alexandra Sigillo Research and Data Analyst
DC AACRAO Tom Green Associate Executive Director, Consulting and SEM
DC AACRAO Michele Sandlin Managing Consultant
DC AACRAO Mike Reilly Executive Director
DC Census Bureau Eric Newburger Assistant to the Associate Director of Communications
FL Napier Executive Search Mary Napier  
GA Bertice Berry Productions, Inc. Dr. Bertice Berry Sociologist, Author, Lecturer
IA ACT Steve Kappler Vice President of Brand Experience
IA ACT Paul Weeks Senior Vice President, Client Relations
IA ACT Kaitlynn Griffith Program Director, The ACT
IA ACT Juan M. Garcia Assistant Vice President, Strategic Partnerships
IA ACT Ty Cruce Senior Research Scientist
IA ACT Jaine Kesselring Program Director, Postsecondary Services
IA ACT Catherine Dunn Assistant Vice President, State and Strategic Accounts
IA ACT Chris Guidry Director of Workforce Partnerships
IA ACT Mary LeFebvre Principal Research Associate
IA ACT Kevin E. Houchin, Esq National Programs, Client Relations
IA Stamats Eric Sickler Vice President for Client Services
IA Ruffalo Noel Levitz Gary Fretwell Senior Vice President
IA Ruffalo Noel Levitz Julie Bryant Associate Vice President of Retention Solutions
IA TWG Plus James Vbineburgh Director of Research
IA TWG Plus Scott Novak President
IL Chicago Public Schools Marcia Boyd Project Manager
IL mStoner Michael Stoner President
IL Lipman Hearne Kristen Fedderke Associate Vice President
IL George M. Pullman Educational Foundation Robin Redmond Executive Director
KS Longmire and Company Bob Longmire President
MA SHBrooksCo Stephen Brooks President
MD Elevate Speakers Wes Moore Speaker
MN The Thorburn Group Bill Thorburn CEO and Chief Creative Executive
MN The Thorburn Group Collette Litzinger Director of Integrated Marketing
MO NRCCUA Ryan Munce Vice President
NC HA ThirtyOne Karyn Adams Vice President & Creative Director
NY Scannell & Kurz Aaron Mahl Enrollment Management Consultant
TN Central Printing John Sanders President
VA National Student Clearinghouse Research Center Douglas Shapiro Executive Research Director
VA NACAC David Hawkins Director of Public Policy and Research