Director of Admissions
Alison Almasian is the director of admissions at St. Lawrence University. She began her admissions career in 1991 after graduating from Georgetown University. During her tenure, she has served the profession in several ways including a stint as a New York State delegate to the NACAC Assembly and director of curriculum for the NYSACAC’s Summer Institute.
Affiliations: St. Lawrence University
Amy Greenwald Foley
Sr Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Amy Greenwald Foley, a 23-year veteran of higher education administration, is a Senior Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions at the University of Delaware (UD) responsible for marketing, communication, and customer service initiatives in support of undergraduate recruitment. Currently pursuing her Doctorate in Education at UD, Amy received a BA in Communications from the University of Miami and an MAT in Museum Education from The George Washington University. Amy lives in New London Township, PA with her husband and two small children where she tweets about the balance of life as a working mother, part-time student, and admissions professional.
Affiliations: University of Delaware
Director of College Advising
Graduate of St. Lawrence University; admissions intern senior year. Assistant Director of Admissions at LeMoyne College, Manhattanville College and Bentley University. Consultant for College Programs at Aetna Life and Casualty, hiring entry level trainees and summer interns for the company nationwide. College Advisor at Kingswood Oxford School for 12 years prior to assuming the Director's position in 2009.
Affiliations: Kingswood Oxford School
Andrea van Niekerk
Andrea van Niekerk served as Assoc. Director of Admission at Brown University for ten years, reviewing applications from American and International students from India, China, Europe, the UK. and other areas , as well as advising first-year students at Brown.
Affiliations: College Goals
Andrew Dworak has worked as a counselor and college advisor at St. Ignatius for the past 36 years. He has travelled extensively, visiting colleges in the U.S. and abroad. He has also served as AP Coordinator for more than 30 years, helping the program grow to one of the largest and most successful in the country.
Affiliations: St. Ignatius High School
Director of Admission
Anne has worked in admissions at Iowa Lakes Community College since 1981 with a bachelor’s in journalism & biology (Wichita State), a master’s in public administration (Minnesota State-Mankato) and an a.b.d. in community college leadership (Colorado State). She also teaches adjunct occasionally for Buena Vista University and Iowa Lakes Community College.
Affiliations: Iowa Lakes Community College
Director of College Counseling, International & ESL Programs
Anne Richardson has served as the Director of College Counseling at Kents Hill School, Maine, since 1998. She also currently serves as the President of the New England Association for College Admission Counseling, and as a delegate to NACAC. In her spare time, she chairs the ESL department at Kents Hill and directs the International program.
Affiliations: Kents Hill School