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Meet the Admissions Staff

Whether you are just beginning your college search, are considering applying to Mount Ida College, or are an admitted student, we encourage you to contact a member of our Admissions staff to learn more about all the opportunities that await you at Mount Ida.

Get to know the Admissions staff at Mount Ida College and find out who may be visiting your area!

The admissions staff at Mount Ida College looks forward to meeting you! We are here to learn about you, answer your questions and guide you through the admissions process. Have general questions? Feel free to e-mail the Office of Admissions at admissions@mountida.edu or call (617) 928-4553.

Vice President for Enrollment Management

Jeff Cutting

Jeff Cutting has been a senior administrator with Mount Ida College since 2013. Jeff has close to 20 years of experience as a higher education enrollment management and marketing professional, serving in roles such as Director, Dean, and Vice President of Marketing, Admissions and Enrollment.

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Associate Director

Melissa Hagerstrom

Melissa coordinates our outreach and recruitment for first year students. She also visits students and read applications from Boston, MetroWest Massachusetts, and international students.

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Associate Director

Anastasia Miller

Anastasia coordinates our outreach and recruitment for first year students. She also visits students and read applications from Boston, MetroWest Massachusetts, and international students.

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Associate Director

Trae Alston-Swan

Trae coordinates the admissions efforts for Mount Ida College’s graduate programs.

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Associate Director of Admissions

Ken Scupp

Ken coordinates the transfer student recruitment and reads applications for all transfer students.

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Assistant Director of Admissions for Athletic Recruitment

Alison Koning ’13 G ’14

Alison is a double graduate of Mount Ida College. She finished her undergraduate studies in 2013 and received her graduate degree in 2014. Alison reads applications for all student-athletes.

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Senior Admissions Counselor

Ariane Seymour

Ariane visits and reads applications for South Shore Massachusetts, Cape Cod & the Islands, and Rhode Island.

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Senior Admissions Counselor

Ashley Willis

Ashley visits and reads applications for Central Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New York (Westchester, Rockland, Orange, Putnam, Columbia, and Dutchess counties).

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Admissions Counselor

Victoria Rose

Victoria visits and reads applications for Western Massachusetts (Berkshire, Franklin, Hampshire and Springfield counties), New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, and the rest of the United States.

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Admissions Counselor

Megan Steely

Megan visits and reads applications for North Shore Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont.

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Director of Enrollment Systems & Operations

Justeane Odams ’07

Justeane is an alumna of Mount Ida College, graduating in 2007. She oversees the operations and systems of enrollment management at the College.

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Associate Director of Admissions Operations

Luke Wilson ’08

Luke is an alum of Mount Ida, graduating in 2006 and is currently pursuing a Master in Management at the College. He assists in the management of operations and systems of enrollment management at Mount Ida.

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Admissions Communications Coordinator

Jon Luszcz

Jon coordinates the admissions communications and marketing projects for Mount Ida College.

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Admissions Operations Coordinator

Allaphia Richards-Jean Pierre

Allaphia executes editorials for processing of undergraduate and international students admissions. She also supervises all work-study students and assists with the coordination of the Student Ambassador program.

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Senior Admissions Operations Specialist

Takeya Lee

Takeya process inquiries and other admissions letter. She also provides outreach to high school guidance offices and other educational institutions for obtaining student records.

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Admissions Operations Specialist

Frank Doyle

Frank assists with the process of inquiries and other admissions operations initiatives.

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