"I'm an OWU graduate, class of 1995. I've been working at OWU since 1997 and love what I do. Working for my alma mater and being able to share my experiences with prospective students/families is what I enjoy most about being an admission counselor."

Laurie Patton ’95

Senior Associate Director of Admission,
Events Coordinator

 

Hometown

Medina, Ohio

Graduate of

Ohio Wesleyan University, 1995

Major

Psychology, Sociology-Anthropology.

A Little Bit About Me

I’m married, with two kids, two dogs, two cats and several chickens. My daughter, Chase, is a freshman at OWU who plans to major in Zoology and will compete pole vault for the OWU track team.  My son, Jackson, is a high school junior who is an avid snowboarder and also pole vaults for the Hayes HS track team. Our family loves traveling, camping and kayaking and other outdoorsy activities.  In my spare time, I enjoy running. I've run lots of races, including several half marathons and 2 full marathons!

As an admission counselor, I really enjoy getting to know students/families and helping them through what can be a tumultuous college search process. A favorite moment for me is seeing a student I’ve recruited graduate four years later—a different, more mature, more worldly adult—and knowing that I played a role (even if only a small one) in that student’s transformation.

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Contact Info

Location

Office of Admission
Slocum Hall
Delaware, Ohio 43015
P 740-368-3026
F 740-368-3314
E lspatton@owu.edu

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