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

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

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

Joseph GiacaloneJoseph Giacalone '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, Minnesota, Idaho, Illinois, West Virginia, Wyoming, Puerto Rico,
Virgin Islands

Julio Torres Julio Torres '01
Senior Assistant Director/ Coordinator for Mulitcultural Enrollment
Territories: Northern and Western NY, Georgia, Nebraska

 Kate BudzinskiKate Budzinski '10 MPA '13
Senior Assistant Director of Admission
Territories: Westchester NY, Alaska, Delaware,
Maryland, Michigan, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, Virginia, 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, Kansas, Kentucky,  Tennessee 
 Nicole RadassoNicole Radassao '12
Assistant Director of Admission
Territories: Connecticut, Rhode Island, Iowa, Indiana, Texas
Chuck EbyChuck Eby
Regional Recruiter
Territories: Central and South New Jersey, Pennsylvania
 Elise RossElise Ross
Regional Recruiter
Territories: Northern New Jersey