The Lawrence Admissions Team

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Ken Anselment

Ken Anselment | Vice President for Enrollment & Communication | 920-832-6506

Beth Petrie

Mary Beth Petrie | Dean of Admissions | 920-832-6502


Briana Barkin Briana Barkin | Associate Director of Admissions | 920-832-6828
Territory: Alaska, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington
Kate Bittner

Kate Bittner | Director of Conservatory Admissions | 920-832-6993
Conservatory: Piano, organ, jazz, percussion, composition, Bachelor of Musical Arts

Jen England

Jennifer England | Senior Associate Director of Admissions and Director of Visit Experience | 920-832-6840
Territory: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont, and the Wisconsin counties of Milwaukee, Kenosha, Ozaukee, Racine, Washington, Waukesha

Jaime Gonzalez

Jaime Gonzalez | Director of Transfer Admissions and Transitions | Assistant Director of Admissions | Interim Diversity, Inclusion, and Access Specialist | 920-832-6601

Territory: Transfer students, and first year students from New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico 

Brendan Nabozny

Brendan Nabozny | Assistant Director of Admissions | 920-832-6503
Territory: Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee


Marcy O'Malley | Director of International Admissions | 920-832-6778
Territory: International Students, U.S. and Dual Citizens attending schools outside of the U.S., International Transfer Students

Gaelyn Rose

Gaelyn Rose | Associate Director of Admissions
Athletics Liaison | 920-832-6889
Territory: Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas, Utah, Wyoming, and Wisconsin Dane County

Katie Seidel


Katie Seidel | Associate Director of Admissions 920-832-6916
Territory: International Students, International Students attending schools in the U.S., International Conservatory Applicants, first year students from Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, and Mississippi

Mary Kate Smith Mary Kate Smith | Assistant Director of Admissions | 920-832-7067
Territory: District of Columbia, Delaware, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Missouri, Nebraska, North, Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Virginia, West Virginia, and Wisconsin (excluding the counties of Dane, Milwaukee, Kenosha, Ozaukee, Racine, Washington, and Waukesha)
Keegan White

Keegan White | Associate Director of Admissions 920-993-6056
Territory: Illinois

Emma Reading, Conservatory Admissions Fellow

Emma Reading | Assistant Director of Admissions | 920-832-6508
 flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone, horn, trumpet, trombone, euphonium, tuba, violin, viola, cello, bass, guitar, voice

Shaun Brown

Shaun Brown '21 | Admissions Senior Intern
Areas of Study: Anthropology and Psychology double major; Biomedical Ethics minor

Extracurriculars: Black Student Union, LU Native Americans, Brother to Brother: Men of Color Empowerment Organization, Volunteering

Rachel Bassi

Rachel Bassi | Events Coordinator | 920-832-6608


  Dan Hamrin | Director of Admissions Systems & Operations 920-832-6510



Chris Dorn | Admissions Operations Coordinator | 920-832-7179


Lynette Schroeder

Lynette Schroeder | Alumni Admissions Engagement Office Coordinator / Admissions Reception | 920-832-6549


vanzeeland Lynn Van Zeeland | Senior Administrative Assistant | 920-832-6506

Chyna Perdomo| Visit Coordinator | 920-832-6504


Office of Admissions

Alice G. Chapman Hall
Street address: 757 E. College Avenue
Mail address: 711 E. Boldt Way
Appleton, WI 54911


Lawrence Events On the Road

Finding future Lawrentians means the admissions staff gets to travel all over the world. If you're curious to see where we're going next... (note that this changes frequently throughout the year). 

Where is Lawrence traveling?