Title: Admissions Counselor
Hometown: Van Wert, OH
Family: Son - Landon
College Attended: Ohio University, Ohio State University, Tiffin University
Degrees: BA in Psychology, M.Ed., Higher Education Administration
Responsibilities: I generate reports and manage importation of student data into CRM systems for recruitment purposes, assist in processing applications, transcripts, and test scores; run daily mailings, manage the enrollment process of student cohorts such as re-enrolled, veteran, transfer, RN to BSN, College Credit Plus, and adult students, as well as Autism Spectrum Disorder Affinity program applicants. I also help coordinate campus events, attend college recruiting fairs, review financial aid packages, and meet with prospective students during individual campus visits to review the admissions process.
Quote: "Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
-- Nelson Mandela
Advice: I believe that the most beneficial education is one rich in real-world experiences, hands-on applicable opportunities, and ability to develop communication with faculty and peers which is exactly what Defiance College offers to its students. Through the diverse amount of academic programs, student organizations, and opportunities, Defiance College ensures that its students are provided a wholesome education that cultivates a great potential to develop your career goals. With that being said, get involved on campus, make friends not only with other students but faculty as well, and explore your interests. There is wealth in knowledge, do not limit yourself. Be realistic, optimistic, and goalistic!