Admission Staff

Patricia Amador-Lacson with Javier, the family dog
Asst. Dir. of Admission/Coor. of Multicultural Recruitment
Email: amadorla[at]grinnell[dot]edu

Where are you from originally and what do you like most about living in Grinnell?

Though I was... read more

BAGNOLIJ
Vice President for Enrollment, Dean of Admission & Financial Aid
Email: bagnolij[at]grinnell[dot]edu

What I Do

Lead, coordinate, and facilitate the work of a diverse and committed staff of... read more

Butterfield Tim's picture
Admission Counselor
Email: buttert[at]grinnell[dot]edu

What I Do

Spread the word to prospective students about all that Grinnell College has to offer... read more

Cummins Will
Assistant Director of Admission
Email: cummins5[at]grinnell[dot]edu

Where are you from originally and what do you like most about living in Grinnell?

I was born and... read more

Drake Melanie
Asst. Director of Alumni Relations for Admission Programs
Email: drakem[at]grinnell[dot]edu

What I Do

Work with alumni volunteers who are interested in assisting with admission efforts (our... read more

Melinda Drees
Document Coordinator
Email: dreesm[at]grinnell[dot]edu

What I Do

I have worked at the college for close to 20 years, with close to ten of them right here in... read more

edwardsj
Assoc.Dir. of Admission and Coor. of International Admission
Email: edwardsj[at]grinnell[dot]edu

Where are you from originally and what do you like most about living in Grinnell?

I grew up in... read more

Tina
Asst. Director of Admission & Coordinator of Communication
Email: elfenbet[at]grinnell[dot]edu

What I Do

Work with some pretty tremendous colleagues in the offices of Admission and... read more

Administrative Secretary
Assistant Director of Admission
Email: mcclainc[at]grinnell[dot]edu

What I Do

Work directly with prospective students from the state of Illinois (I may be visiting... read more

Connie
Administrative Assistant
Email: newport[at]grinnell[dot]edu

What I Do

As administrative assistant to Joe Bagnoli, vice president for enrollment, I spend much... read more

Shanna Nichols
Admission Counselor
Admission Counselor
Jana
Office Assistant I
Email: pelhamj[at]grinnell[dot]edu

What I Do

I have been the meet and greet person here in the Office of Admission for nine years.  ... read more

Mary
Coordinator of Operations and Information Management
Email: phipps[at]grinnell[dot]edu

What I Do

I have worked in Grinnell's Office of Admission since moving to the area in 1987. My... read more

kelly
Technical Assistant
Email: terlouwk[at]grinnell[dot]edu

What I Do

I have been working in the Office of Admission for four years as a technical assistant... read more

amy
Visit Coordinator
Email: vanmanen[at]grinnell[dot]edu

What I Do

I have been with the Office of Admission since 2009 (prior to Admission, I worked as... read more

sarahwhite
Assoc.Dir. of Admission & Coord. of Recruitment & Outreach
Email: whites[at]grinnell[dot]edu

Where are you from originally and what do you like most about living in Grinnell?

I was born and... read more

Rachel Whitfield
Admission Counselor
Email: whitfiel[at]grinnell[dot]edu

What I Do

Help guide high school students through the process of finding a college that best fits... read more