Meet Our Admissions Counselors

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Joel Helms | Director of Admissions

“I truly believe in our polytechnic mission and the opportunities UW-Stout can offer prospective students. STOUTPROUD!”

Linda Young | Associate Director

“Communicating with and ensuring a smooth transition for students with transfer credit is a high priority for me.”

Joan Ebnet | Assistant Director

“I enjoy helping prospective students and their families navigate the college application process!”

Mollie Ficek | Transfer Counselor

"Helping transfer students from point-of-interest to UW-Stout admission is what I do, and what I’m passionate about."

Kerryn Johnson | International Counselor

“I enjoy having the opportunity to help international students apply to Stout and find their place on campus.”

Megan DuFrane-Groose | Multicultural Counselor

"UW-Stout offers unique majors, hands-on opportunities, and real-world educational experiences!"

Samantha Secraw | Freshmen Counselor: NW Wisconsin

"As a Stout graduate, I enjoy talking with prospective students and families about all the opportunities Stout offers."

Erin Konsela | Freshmen Counselor: Minnesota

"UW-Stout prepares students not only for a better career, but also to be the best person they can possibly be!"

Amber Maxwell | Freshmen Counselor: SE Wisconsin