Undergraduate Admissions Staff

 

Office of Admissions
The University of Southern Mississippi
Kennard-Washington Hall
118 College Drive #5166
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001
Phone: 601.266.5000
Fax: 601.266.5148
Email: admissions@usm.edu or readmissions@usm.edu (for readmission inquiries)

 

Enrollment Services

Kate Howard, Assistant Vice President for Enrollment & Dean of Admissions | email
Rosaria Guastella
, Associate Dean of Admissions Gulf Park | email
Erron Flowers
, Director of Admissions | email
Linda Dorsey, Budget Manager

 

Admissions Recruitment Staff

  • Laurie Benvenutti | Assistant Director for Events and Telecounseling | email
  • J.R. Gerhart (bio) | Assistant Director of Recruitment | email
  • Austin McDonald | Assistant Director of the Campus Tour Experience | email
  • Susan Scott | Senior Associate Director | email
  • Alden Bennett (bio) | Admissions Counselor for the Pine Belt Area | email
  • Amanda Griffin (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Nontraditional Students, Gulf Coast Business, Industry, and Government | email
  • Tyler Davis (bio) | Admissions Counselor – West Mississippi | email
  • Carl Thomas Jr. (bio) | Admissions Counselor – East Mississippi | email
  • Kendall Levens (bio) | Admissions Counselor – South Alabama | email
  • Mollie McCarroll (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Gulf Coast | email
  • Patrick McDermott (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Louisiana and Maryland | email
  • Carlee Welch-Dick (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Jackson Metro Area | email
  • Chelsie Montgomery (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Traditional Students, Gulf Coast Business, Industry and Government | email
  • Kayla Weathers (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Mississippi - Covington, Forrest, Greene, Jefferson Davis, Jones, Lamar, Marion, Perry, Simpson and Wayne counties | email
  • Amanda Jo Ladner (bio) | Admissions Counselor – North Mississippi, North Alabama and Tennessee | email
  • Nelly Sappington (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Campus Visitors | email
  • Katie Harry (bio) | Admissions Counselor – Campus Visitors | email

 

Admissions Operations Staff

Hattiesburg

  • Crystal Beeman | Information Specialist
  • Naomi Clement | Assistant Director of Processing
  • Jessica Evans | Data Management Specialist
  • Kelsey Farr | Communications Specialist
  • Monika Hogan | Office Manager
  • Valencia Hopkins | Information Specialist
  • Kristie Huffman | Evaluator
  • Michelle Konscak | Assistant Director of Admissions Gulf Park
  • Brian Lindsey | Business Analyst/Tech Lead
  • Brandon McLeod | Application Specialist
  • Adam Saucier | Evaluator
  • Crystal Beeman | Information Specialist
  • Teresa Loving | Application Specialist