Meet the Admissions Team

Undergraduate Admissions

Jennifer Castro, Director of Admissions
B.A. Criminal Justice
Kutztown University
M.Ed. Student Affairs Administration
Kutztown University
Phone: 610.683.4060 Email:
Recruitment Area: Northampton County, Pittsburgh (PA),  Kings and Manhattan Counties

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Laura Fahy-Leo, Associate Director of Admissions
B.A. Speech Communication, Public Relations minor
Kutztown University
M.Ed. Student Affairs in Higher Education
Kutztown University
Phone: 610.683.4768 Email:
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Recruitment Area: Lehigh County (PA)

Jory Wamsley, Assistant Director, Admissions Marketing and Communications
B.A. English/Professional Writing, Public Relations minor
Kutztown University
Master of Liberal Arts
Lock Haven University
Master of Library Science
Kutztown University
Phone: 610.683.4054 Email:
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Recruitment Area: Schuylkill County (PA)

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Elizabeth Wieller, Assistant Director of Admissions
B.S. Sport Management
Lock Haven University
M.S. Sport Science
Lock Haven University
Phone: 610.683.1319 Email:
Recruitment Area: Berks and Montgomery Counties (PA)

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Matthew Beard, Assistant Director of Admissions
B.A. Sport Communication
DeSales University 
M.Ed. Student Affairs in Higher Education
Kutztown University 
Phone: 610.683.4654 Email:
Recruitment Area: Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon, and York Counties (PA)

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Patrick Moyer, Assistant Director of Admissions
B.A. Communication Studies
Kutztown University
M.Ed. Higher Education
Villanova University
Phone: 610.683.1539 Email:
Recruitment Area: Northern and Central New Jersey, Kent, New Castle, and Sussex Counties (DE), and all unassigned areas


Chloe Lecy, Assistant Director, Transfer Admissions
B.A. English
Southern Connecticut State University
M.A. English
Lehigh University
Phone: 610.683.4787 Email:

Recruitment Area: Transfer Students


Genaro Robles, Jr. , Assistant Director of Hispanic/Latino Recruitment (se habla Español)
A.A. Secondary Education
Lehigh Carbon Community College
B.A. History/B.A. Spanish
Kutztown University
M.A. Applied History, Museum Studies Concentration
Shippensburg University
Phone: 610.683.4796 Email:
Recruitment Area:  Delaware County (PA), Maryland, Washington D.C.


Andres Velasquez, Assistant Director of Admissions (se habla Español)
B.A. Electronic Media, Speech & Theater minor
Kutztown University
Phone: 610.683.4868 Email:
Recruitment Area:  Philadelphia County (PA), Burlington, Camden, Gloucester Counties (NJ), Long Island (NY)                         


Ryan Murphy, Assistant Director of Admissions
B.S.Ed Secondary Education/English
Kutztown University
M.A. English
Kutztown University
Phone: 610.683.4053 Email:
Recruitment Area: Bucks County (PA), Staten Island, Orange, Rockland, Westchester Counties (NY)


Abigail Cosgrove, Assistant Director of Admissions
B.A. Art History, History minor
Kutztown University
M.S. Organizational Leadership and Development, concentration in Student Affairs in Higher Education
Shippensburg University
Phone: 610.683.4056 Email:
Recruitment Area - Carbon, Chester, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Pike, Wayne, and Wyoming Counties (PA)

Graduate Admissions

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Kittie Pain, Director of Graduate Admissions
Phone: 610-683-4200 Email:


Christina Kinney, Director of International Education and Global Engagement
Phone: 610-683-4939

Admissions Clerical Team

Dara Tatarowicz, Associate Director of Admissions for Operations

Todd McClincey,  Management Technician

Karen Althouse, Undergraduate Admissions

Heather Fronheiser,  Undergraduate Admissions

Teresa Henshaw, Undergraduate Admissions

Johanna Sala-Ortiz, Undergraduate Admissions

Kelly Hish, Graduate Admissions

Graduate Assistants and student workers

Megan Hanaway, Undergraduate Admissions Graduate Assistant - 

Blake Wetzel, Transfer Admissions Graduate Assistant -

Autumn Gilbert, Admissions Operations Graduate Assistant

TBD, Undergraduate Admissions Communications and Marketing Graduate Assistant

Emily Baab, Undergraduate Admissions Social Media Student Worker

Megan Hughes, Undergraduate Admissions Social Media Student Worker

Jacqui Fleischman, Undergraduate Admissions Social Media Student Worker

Ryan T. Murphy, Undergraduate Admissions Student Designer

Melanie Yurchak, Undergraduate Admissions Student Designer