Meet Us

Meet Us

Usually you fill out a card and tell us all about you and your interests. Well, we decided that it’s only fair for you to know a little more about us…you know, if you’re interested.

Mary Anne Johanson, Assistant Director of Freshman Admission

Territory: Rhode Island
What’s your favorite aspect of working at RWU? Getting to know our students & staying in touch with them after they graduate… Read More
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Don Mays, Associate Director of Undergraduate Admission,
Coordinator of Multicultural Recruitment

Territory: Northeast and Rhode Island
Interests: A classically trained actor and Director, I have directed theatre and film for many years. Most recently I directed a production of “Cabaret”… Read More
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Gloria McMurrough, Associate Director of Admissions

What’s your favorite aspect of working at RWU? It used to be the high school visits, but now I truly enjoy doing group sessions, speaking with prospective students and parents… Read More
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Travis O’Dell, Admissions Counselor

What’s your favorite RWU memory? It’s a tradition for the seniors to jump in the fountain at the front of campus on midnight the night before graduation… Read More
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Eric Schmigle, Undergraduate Admission Counselor

Territory: NJ/NY
If you could give one piece of advice to the incoming freshman class, what would it be? The best advice I can offer is to make sure to visit all the colleges where you plan to apply…Read More
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Victor Silva, Associate Director of Transfer Admissions

What’s your favorite aspect of working at RWU? Helping transfer students achieve their educational goals! Read More
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Kathy Toro, Undergraduate Admission Counselor

Territory: New Jersey and Pennsylvania
If you could take a trip or live anywhere in the world, where would it be? I would love to visit The Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco.Read More
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Bridgit R. Williams, Admission Liaison

Hometown: Citizen of the World
Interests: Music. I love music—especially the Gorillaz, but I’m a well-rounded kind of girl, so I do a little of a lot. I’m involved in community service, cheering on the RWU sailing team and traveling… Read More

Michael Vieira, International Admissions Counselor

Territory: Across the Globe
If you could be anything you want when you grow up, what would you be? Working in International Admissions is my dream job and I wouldn’t trade it for any other! Read More
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Jessica Winthrop-Oney, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admission

Territory: CT, CA and NY
If you could give one piece of advice to the incoming freshman class, what would it be? Take the time to get to know everyone you meet, get involved and make RWU your home…Read More
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