Admission Counselors

Our counselors focus on providing individual attention within our highly selective admissions process. They always welcome your questions, so search for your counselor below. For general inquiries, call the Admission Office at (845) 575-3226 Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. or email

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KentKent Rinehart BA '94 MBA '99
Dean of Admission
Territories: Alaska, Arizona, New Mexico,

LuisLuis Santiago '98
Director of Admissions
Territories: Florida, Montana, Utah, Virgin Islands

Corinne SchellCorinne Schell '83 
Director of West Coast Admission and Recruitment Territories: Arizona, California, Colorado, Oregon, Hawaii, Washington, Nevada 

Joseph GiacaloneJoseph Giacalone BA '03 MPA '08 
Director of International Admission & Recruitment
Territories: International 

BrianBrian Apfel BA '05 MSIS '11
Director of Social Media and Online Initiatives
Territories: Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi

Stephanie EspinaStephanie Espina '09 MA '14 
Senior Assistant Director of Admission
Territories: Long Island NY, Idaho, Illinois, Minnesota, Puerto Rico, and West Virginia

Julio Torres Julio Torres '01
Senior Assistant Director/ Coordinator for Mulitcultural Enrollment
Territories: Catskills, Hudson River Valley, Rockland, Southern Tier East, Tri-Cities, Georgia, Nebraska

 Kate BudzinskiKate Budzinski '10 MPA '13
Senior Assistant Director of Admission
Territories: Northern New Jersey, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Washington, D.C.

 Jaclyn FitzgeraldJaclyn Fitzgerald '11
Assistant Director of Admission
Territories: Maine, Massachusetts, Missouri, New Hampshire, Ohio, Vermont, Wisconsin
 Niasia KempNiasia Kemp '11
Assistant Director of Admission
Territories: Bronx, Brooklyn, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island, Tennessee, Kansas, Kentucky
 Nicole RadassoNicole Radasso '12
Assistant Director of Admission
Territories: Western New York, Iowa
Michelle StathersMichelle Stathers
Assistant Director of Admission
Territories: Oklahoma, North Dakota, South Dakota, North Carolina, South Carolina
Chuck EbyChuck Eby
Regional Recruiter
Territories: Central and South New Jersey, Pennsylvania