Meet Our Staff

Meet the Office of Admission Staff

Michael Steidel

Dean of Admission
Hometown: Allentown, PA
College: Carnegie Mellon '78
Major: Chemistry

Greg Edleman

Director of Admission
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
College: Saint Vincent College/Carnegie Mellon Heinz College '15
Major: History/Public Management

Miguel Alvarez

Associate Director of Admission
Hometown: Arlington, VA 
College: Point Park University/Northeastern University
Major: Political Science/Higher Education Administration 
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Seth Apol

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Kingston, Ontario, Canada
College: Calvin College
Major: Philosophy 

David DeBor

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
College: Gettysburg College
Major: Political Science and Public Policy  

Ellen Duran

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
College: Ohio Wesleyan University
Major: Accounting/Economics Management  

 

Deborah Foell-McDowell

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Columbus, OH
College: George Washington University
Major: International Affairs

Heather Gisler

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
College: University of Pittsburgh/University of Pittsburgh
Major: Communications Rhetoric and English Literature/Higher Education Management and Administration Policy

Nick Hinkle

Associate Director of Admission
Hometown: Mason, MI
College: Hope College/Michigan State University
Major: Communications/Higher Education Administration

Lynn Javor

Associate Director of Admission
Hometown: Latrobe, PA
College: Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Major: Human Resource Management 

Sarah Kochin 

Senior Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
College: University of Pittsburgh/University of Pittsburgh 
Major: English Literature/Higher Education Management

Erin (McGarry) Latimer

Director, Office of Admission 
Hometown: Ocean City, MD
College: Salisbury University
Major: Education/Spanish

Shannon McCullough

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: New Rochelle, NY
College: Carnegie Mellon '15
Major: Materials Science and Engineering/Engineering and Public Policy

Heather Mende 

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Chicago, IL
College: Valparaiso University
Major: Public Relations/Creative Writing

Justin Mohney

Associate Director of Admission
Hometown: Kittanning, PA
College: Carnegie Mellon '09/Drexel University
Major: Business Administration/Higher Education

Bradley Oliver

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
College: Robert Morris University
Major: Business Administration/Management

Jennifer Pogue

Senior Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
College: Virginia Tech/College of William and Mary
Major: Mathematics/Psychology and School Counseling

Kai Roberts

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
College: Carnegie Mellon '15
Major: Business Administration

Kelly Vann

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Hollsopple, PA
College: Seton Hill University
Major: Communications/Master of Business Administration 

Katterin White

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Bogotá, Colombia
College: Carnegie Mellon '17
Major: Economics
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If you'd like to connect with a current student to find out more about student life, campus life or going to college in Pittsburgh, please email admission@andrew.cmu.edu with the subject line "Student Inight".