Admission Team


Deans and Counselors


Leigh A. Weisenburger, Dean of Admission and Financial Aid
lweisenb@bates.edu
Learn more about Leigh
C. Darryl Uy, Director of Admission
duy@bates.edu
New York (Manhattan)
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Scott Alexander, Senior Associate Dean of Admission and Director of International Enrollment
salexan2@bates.edu
Alaska; Hawaii
East Asia; South Asia; Southeast Asia
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Caroline Berlin, Admission Counselor

Caroline Berlin, Assistant Dean of Admission
cberlin@bates.edu
Delaware; Florida (Panhandle, Central Florida, Orlando, Tampa); Louisiana; Massachusetts (Lowell, Concord, Wellesley); Mississippi; New Jersey (Camden, Burlington, Jersey Shore, Middlesex, Monmouth, Somerset, Mercer County); Oklahoma; Texas (Panhandle, South Plains, East Texas, Trinity Valley, Houston, Galveston, Dallas-Forth Worth)
Central America; South America
Learn more about Caroline
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Audrey Burns
Admission

Assistant Dean of Admission

Lindholm House Audrey Burns ’17, Assistant Dean of Admission
aburns3@bates.edu
Connecticut (Fairfield County); New York (Brooklyn, Long Island, Rockland County, Staten Island, Westchester County); Vermont
Middle East; Northern Africa
Learn more about Audrey
Nathania François, Assistant Dean of Admission
nfrancoi@bates.edu
California (Glendale, Pasadena, Long Beach, Covina, Orange County, San Diego, South Central Valley); Illinois; Massachusetts (Milton, Lexington, Waltham, Central Massachusetts, Western Massachusetts)
Caribbean
Learn more about Nathania
Tyler Lussier, Associate Dean of Admission
tlussier@bates.edu
California (San Francisco, Marin, Northern California, East Bay, Peninsula, North Central Valley); New Hampshire 
Europe
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Liz_Admission N. Elizabeth (Pinnie) McGonigle, Senior Associate Dean of Admission
nmcgonig@bates.edu
Colorado; Idaho; Montana; Nevada; Pennsylvania; Utah; Wyoming
Australia; Oceania; Western Africa
Learn more about Liz
Jared_Admission Jared H. Rivers, Senior Associate Dean of Admission and Director of Diversity Enrollment
jrivers@bates.edu
California (Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Fernando Valley); New York (Bronx)
Central Asia
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Laura Robinson
Admission

Admission Counselor

Lindholm House Laura Robinson, Admission Counselor
lrobinso@bates.edu
Connecticut (Hartford, Litchfield County, Tolland County, Waterbury County); Washington, D.C.; Iowa; Kansas; Maryland; Massachusetts (Essex County); Minnesota; Missouri; Nebraska; North Dakota; South Dakota; Virginia; West Virginia; Wisconsin
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Johanna_Admission Johanna Farrar Seltzer ’03, Senior Associate Dean of Admission and Director of Communications and Outreach
jseltzer@bates.edu
Maine; Oregon; Washington
Canada; Southern Africa
Learn more about Johie
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Nicole Tishkowitz Springer
Admission

Admission Counselor

Lindholm House Nikki Tishkowitz Springer, Admission Counselor
ntishkow@bates.edu
Alabama; Georgia; Massachusetts (Boston, Cambridge, Cape Cod, South Shore); New Jersey (Northern New Jersey); North Carolina; South Carolina; Tennessee 
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Nicole Villacrés-Reyes, Admission Counselor
nvillacr@bates.edu
Arizona; Arkansas; Connecticut (New Haven, Middlesex County, New London, Windham County); Florida (Broward, Martin, Palm Beach, Dade, Collier, Hendry, and Monroe Counties); Indiana; Kentucky; Michigan; New Mexico; New York (Western, Central, Upstate, Queens); Ohio; Rhode Island; Texas (El Paso, Austin, Central Texas, Gulf Coast, South Texas Valley, San Antonio)
Learn more about Nicole

If you do not see your region represented above, please feel free to reach out to any one of us or admission@bates.edu!


Office of Admission Staff


Shuja Mas Shuja Masood, Admission Data Analyst
smasood@bates.edu
Deborah Obptande, Admission Research Analyst and Information Systems Manager
dobtand@bates.edu
Torey Reny, Admission Office Assistant, Campus Visitor Experience
treny@bates.edu

Debbie Rioux, Admission Office Specialist
Margaret Galligan-Schmoll Margaret Galligan-Schmoll, Director of Admission Operations
mgalliga@bates.edu
Laurie A. Servidio, Admission Office Assistant, Coordinator of Alumni Admission Engagement
lservidi@bates.edu
Sherry St.Amant, Assistant to the Dean of Admission & Financial Aid, Office Manager
sstamant@bates.edu