Now that you’re ready to take the next step, we will walk you through the process. Whether you have questions about which program is right for you or how to receive financial aid, we’re here for you.


Meet Our Counselors


Valentina Garcia


Valentina Garcia, '19

Assistant Director of Enrollment for Access, Inclusion & Diversity Initiatives
(616) 632-2857

Lindsey Hansen


Lindsey Hansen, '12

Director of Admissions
(616) 632-2878


Haley Kozal


Haley Kozal, '22

Admissions Counselor
(616) 632-2877

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Brenda Hennink, CTA

Director Adult Student Recruitment & Nursing Liason
(616) 632-2923

Katie O'Bezil


Katie O'Bezil

Admissions Counselor
(616) 632-1122


Ashley Rodriguez


Ashely Rodriguez, '22

Admissions Counselor
(616) 632-2913


Ashley Cooper


Ashley Ruff, '20

Admissions Counselor
(616) 632-2854



Graduate Program Contacts


Program Contact Phone Email
Master of Management

Lynn Atkins-Rykert, Graduate Programs Coordinator

(616) 632-2924
Education Graduate Programs

Michele M. Mazurek, School of Education Graduate Programs Coordinator

(616) 632-2800
Master in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Lynn Atkins Rykert, Graduate Programs Coordinator (616) 632-2924



Admissions Staff

Brian Matzke

Brian Matzke, '97 M.M. '02

Vice President for Enrollment Management
(616) 632-2073


Rebecca Roberts


Rebecca Roberts, '06

Director of Enrollment Operations
(616) 632-2856


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Rachel Curtis

Campus Visit Coordinator
(616) 632-2851
McKenna Rousseau


Makennah Rousseau

Enrollment Operations Assistant
(616) 632-1123


Schedule a Visit That Works For You

Our Campus Visit Coordinator can help you schedule the best visit for you or your group. Contact Rachel Curtis at or (616)632-2851.


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