Meet Your Recruiters

Patricia Craft



Patricia Craft

Admissions Counselor
Patricia.Craft@usm.edu
Office Phone:  228.214.3513
Cell Phone:  228.236.6022
Patricia Craft currently serves as an admissions counselor, and is designated to assist students who are interested in programs offered through the College of Education and Psychology and the College of Health. She earned her Master of Public Relations and Bachelor of Arts degrees from the University of Southern Mississippi. Patricia has been a member of the Southern Miss family since 2011.
Dr. Kimberly C. Scherlofsky





Dr. Kimberly C. Scherlofsky

Admissions Counselor
Kimberly.Scherlofsky@usm.edu
Office Phone: 228.214.3507
Cell Phone: 228.236.5398

Dr. Kimberly C. Scherlofsky is an admissions counselor at The University of Southern Mississippi Gulf Park campus.  She recruits specifically in the areas of business, government and industry, in addition to the military and gaming sectors.  Dr. Scherlofsky earned a bachelor of arts in International Studies and a master of arts in Criminal Justice, both from Southern Miss.  She earned her doctoral degree in International Law from the University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria.  She has worked for the University since 2011.

Patsy Thomas



Patsy Thomas

Assistant Director of Recruitment
Patsy.Thomas@usm.edu
Office phone: 228.214.3512
Cell phone: 228.236.4957
Patsy Thomas began her educational journey at Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College. She graduated with special honors and was active in Phi Theta Kappa. She then transferred to Southern Miss where she graduated with highest honors, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Hospitality Management. Patsy serves as an admissions counselor for community college transfer students.  She also serves as the Assistant Director of Recruitment.