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Staff Profiles


Jim Zielinski, Director of Admissions

Works with: students from Alaska, Hawaii, Oregon, and Washington.



Kate Virgo, Associate Director of Admissions

Works with: all domestic transfer students, as well as students from Idaho, Michigan, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.




Bill Mortimer, Assistant Director of Admissions and New Student Financial Aid

Works with: students from Alabama, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia, and West Virginia.




Erin Alden, Assistant Director and Coordinator of International Admissions

Works with: all degree-seeking international students, as well as Illinois students with high school zip codes beginning with 61 and 62.



Pat Walsh, Assistant Director of Admissions

Works with: students from Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, and Tennessee.



Emily McEntee, Admissions Counselor

Works with: Illinois students with high school zip codes beginning with 60, as well as students from Colorado.



Katrina Tijerina, Admissions Counselor and Coordinator of Multicultural Initiatives

Works with:  all students who attend high school in the City of Chicago; also students from Louisiana, Mississippi, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas.




Amy Golinker, Admissions Counselor

Works with: students from Arizona, California, Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont.




Robert Mirabile, Ph.D., Vice President for Enrollment
Dr. Mirabile leads enrollment efforts across the student lifecycle, including student recruitment, admission, financial aid, and retention.  He leads a team charged with enrolling and re-enrolling students who contribute to and benefit from the mission and goals of the College.  As a trained social psychologist, Dr. Mirabile takes a decidedly analytical and evidence based approach to enrollment strategy and decision making.



Barb Seymour, Assistant to the Vice President for Enrollment

Works with: international exchange students enrolling at Beloit through exchange partner universities.

Support Staff:

Stacy Clay, new student records coordinator

Kristen Gonstead, project coordinator (outreach programs)

Gail Hartje, statistics & correspondence coordinator

Sue Rudolph, project coordinator (mailings/data entry/student worker supervision)

Tammy Russell, visit coordinator