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
Major: Political Science
 Hablo español.

David Bodin

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Beaver Falls, PA
College: Penn State University / University of Pennsylvania
Major: Security & Risk Analysis / Higher Education  

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  

Leigh Edleman

Associate Director of Admission
Director of Admission Marketing and Communication
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
College: Allegheny College/Chatham University
Major: English, Creative Writing/Professional Writing  

Deborah Foell

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

Nick Hinkle

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

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

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

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

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

Kai Roberts

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

Joe Robertson

Senior Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Baltimore, MD
College: Carnegie Mellon '13
Major: History

Meg Ryan

Associate Director of Admission
Hometown: Rochester, NY
College: Villanova/National University of Ireland, Galway/Carnegie Mellon Heinz College ‘17
Major: Communication/Irish Studies/Public Management

Katterin White

Assistant Director of Admission
Hometown: Bogotá, Colombia
College: Carnegie Mellon '17
Major: Economics
 Hablo español.