Your Admission Counselor is your personal guide to the OWU admission process. Our counselors will help you navigate the college search and answer any questions you have about Ohio Wesleyan. Learn more about our counselors, the regions they cover, and why they think OWU is the perfect place for you.

Click on the links below for a short profile of each counselor or use our travel schedule to find out more about when our admission counselors will be in your area. Counselors with class years following their names are Ohio Wesleyan alumni.

Susan Dileno

Vice President for Enrollment Management | 740-368-3025
Ohio Schools: Beachwood High School, Chagrin Falls High School, Gilmour Academy, Hathaway Brown School, Hawken School, Laurel School, Orange High School, University School

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Ross Grippi

Director of Undergraduate Admission | 740-368-3031
States: Florida (Gulf Coast), Tennessee
Ohio Schools: Bishop Hartley High School, Bishop Ready High School, Bishop Watterson High School, Columbus Academy, Columbus School for Girls, Columbus Torah Academy, Gahanna Christian Academy, Grove City Christian School, Harvest Preparatory School, Liberty Christian Academy, Madison Christian Jr./Sr. High School, Marburn Academy, Northside Christian School, Oakstone Academy, Saint Charles Prep High School, Saint Francis DeSales High School, Tree of Life Christian Schools, Wellington School, Worthington Christian High School

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Alisha Couch

Director of Transfer and Operations Recruitment | 740-368-3099
States: Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah, Wyoming
Ohio Counties: Delaware
Other Responsibilities: Transfer Students

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Nicole More

Director of International Admission | 740-368-3029
Responsibilities: International and AA & AE (APO) – military addresses

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Sarah Burns

Assistant Director of Admission | 740-368-3079
States: Indiana, Kentucky, Texas
Ohio Counties: Butler, Champaign, Clark, Clermont, Clinton, Darke, Fayette, Greene, Hamilton, Logan, Miami, Montgomery, Preble, Shelby, Warren

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Nicole Dianzumba ’14

Admission Counselor | 740-368-3036
States: Michigan, Pennsylvania, West Virginia
Ohio Counties: Adams, Allen, Athens, Auglaize, Belmont, Brown, Defiance, Fulton, Gallia, Guernsey, Hancock, Hardin, Harrison, Henry, Highland, Hocking, Jackson, Jefferson, Lawrence, Lucas, Meigs, Mercer, Monroe, Morgan, Muskingum, Noble, Paulding, Perry, Pike, Putnam, Ross, Scioto, Van Wert, Vinton, Washington, Williams, Wood

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Ellen Erikson

Associate Director of Admission | 740-368-3019
States: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont

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Patricia "Pat" Kelly

Senior Associate Director of Admission | 740-368-3049
States: Arizona, California, Florida (other than Gulf Coast), Hawaii, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Oregon, Washington

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Reggie Onyido

Associate Director of Admission and Coordinator of Multicultural Recruitment | 740-368-3098
States: Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Virginia
Ohio Schools: Beechcroft High School, Briggs Senior High School, Brookhaven High School, Centennial High School, Columbus Africentric Secondary, Columbus Alternative High School, Columbus Downtown High School, Columbus North International High School, Columbus Scioto 6-12, East High School, Eastmoor Academy, Fort Hayes Career Center, Fort Hayes High School, Independence High School, Linden McKinely Stern Academy, Marion-Franklin High School, Mifflin High School, Northland High School, South High School, Walnut Ridge High School, West High School, Whetstone High School
Other Regions: Washington, D.C.; Puerto Rico; U.S. Virgin Islands; Guam; Trust Territories

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Laurie Patton ’95

Senior Associate Director of Admission,
Events Coordinator | 740-368-3026
Ohio Counties: Ashland, Coshocton, Crawford, Holmes, Knox, Licking, Marion, Morrow, Richland, Tuscarawas, Union, Wyandot

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Jay Shamlin

Assistant Director of Admission – Illinois Regional | 740-368-3032
States: Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin

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Conner Green

Senior Admission Intern | 740-368-3092
States: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina
Ohio Counties: Fairfield, Franklin, Madison, Pickaway

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Laren Wenzell

Associate Director of Admission – Northeast Ohio Regional | 740-368-3035
Ohio Counties: Ashtabula, Carroll, Columbiana, Cuyahoga, Erie, Geauga, Huron, Lake, Lorain, Mahoning, Medina, Ottawa, Portage, Sandusky, Seneca, Stark, Summit, Trumbull, Wayne

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