Our experienced staff and enthusiastic tour guides, senior admissions fellows, and student volunteers are here to make your journey through the admissions process as stress-free as we can. Meet the folks you’ll find at Middlebury.

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Araceli Arizpe

Assistant Director of Admissions

Areas: AZ, NM, NV, NY (Westchester County and Long Island), OK, TX, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands

Santana Audet

Associate Director of Admissions and Diversity, Access, and Inclusion Initiatives

Areas: CA (southern), NY (NYC)

Kim Balparda

Operations Associate

Emma Willard House

Karen Bartlett

Associate Director of International Admissions

Areas: Latin America, the Caribbean, Central America, South America, Sub-Saharan Africa, Europe and Eastern Asia (excluding Mongolia)

Charlene Bryant

Assistant to the Dean of Admissions

Kim Cook

Admissions Technology Specialist

Nicole Curvin

Vice President of Strategic Enrollment | Dean of Admissions

Kristina Duggan

Assistant Director of Admissions

Areas: CO, IL, OR, WA

Julie Gramling

Special Programs Coordinator

Glenn Hartman-Mattson

Associate Director of Admissions

Areas: AK, CA (northern), ID, MN, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY

Cynthia Hatch

Admissions Office Manager

Carly Hernandez

Associate Director of Admissions

Areas: Central Asia, Middle East and North Africa, Western Asia, Southeast Asia, Oceania, Mongolia

Jordyn Johnson

Admissions Counselor

Areas: AL, AR, GA, KY, LA, OH, MO, MS, NC, SC, TN, and WV

Michelle Nelson

Associate Director of Admissions

Areas: DE, DC, FL, MD, VA, Canada

John Nordmeyer

Director of Admissions Information Systems

Shannon Palmer

Senior Assistant Director of Admissions

Areas: MA, ME, HI, RI

Sam Prouty

Executive Director of Admissions

Areas: CT, NH, PA, VT and transfer applicants

Kate Wallace

Admissions Counselor

Areas: IA, IN, KS, MI, NE, NJ, NY (Albany, Buffalo, Western), and WI

Senior Fellows

Akbarali Aziz Jr. '24

Hometown: Bossier City, Shreveport, Louisiana and Houston, Texas 
Major: English following the Creative Writing Track 

Catie Baxter '24

Hometown: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Major: Computer Science

Stephanie Crocker '24

Hometown: East Granby, CT
Major: Political Science and Spanish

Lea Hohenlohe '24

Hometown: Helena, Montana
Major: Political Science and Philosophy (Double Major)

Sophia Hwang '24

Hometown: Orlando, Florida
Major: Sociology

Charlie Keohane '24

Hometown: Oakland and Lafayette, California
Major: Environmental Writing

Clara Sandberg '24.5

Hometown: Falmouth, Maine
Major: Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (MBBC)

Gage Schrier '24.5

Hometown: San Francisco, CA.
Major: Political Science

Luna Simone-Gonzalez '24.5

Hometown: New York City, New York
Major: Biology

Malick Thiam '24

Hometown: Brooklyn New York
Major: International Politics and Economics

Access Interns

Noemi Ponce, '26

Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Major: International and Global Studies with a focus on Latin American Studies, and Studio Art

Student Ambassadors

Rani Basnet, '26

Hometown: Queens, New York
Major: Intending Neuroscience, Pre-Medicine Track

Cindy Castillo, ‘27

Hometown: Los Angeles, California 
Major: Computer Science

Josie Chun, '26

Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia
Major: Environmental Policy and Economics

Brian Conde-Martinez, '25

Hometown: Mount Vernon, Washington
Major: International Politics & Economics

Menen Ebrahim, ‘26

Hometown: Alexandria, Virginia 
Major: Psychology

Artrianna Freeman, '25.5

Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee
Major: International Global Studies 

Lily Oudommahavanh, ‘26

Hometown: Los Angeles, California
Major: Computer Science and Japanese Studies

Makayla Reed, ‘26

Hometown: Middletown, Delaware
Major: International Politics & Economics

International Student Ambassadors

Jigyasha Thakur, '26

Hometown: Kathmandu, Nepal
Major: Economics 

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