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Enrollment Management Working Group

The Enrollment Management Working Group (EMWG) is a formalized administrative committee reporting to the Provost, the President’s designee for strategic planning. Faculty Assembly elects School representatives to the committee. Standing members are chosen based on their scope of responsibility relevant to the charge of the committee.

The EMWG is focused on the College’s strategic goal, Optimize Enrollment, recommending strategies for:

  • Filling empty seats (recruitment, marketing, financial)
  • Keeping seats full (retention)
  • Creating new seats (new academic programs)

Recommendations and findings from the group are based on the research literature, best practices in the profession, data, and analytics. Members of the working group include a broad representation of stakeholders across the campus. They are:

  • Chair: Melissa Evans, Director of Admissions
  • Co-Chair: Phil Neisser, Dean, School of Business & Liberal Arts
  • Shawn Miller, Vice President for Administration
  • Courtney Bish, Vice President of Student Affairs
  • Melissa Evans, Director of Admissions
  • Travis Smith, Director of Public Relations
  • Sharon Tavernier, Director of the Advising Center and First Year Programs
  • Sarah Todd, Director of Institutional Effectiveness
  • Chris Sweeney, Canino School of Engineering Technology
  • Lisa Colbert, School of Science, Health & Criminal Justice
  • Marela Fiacco, School of Business and Liberal Arts
  • Patrick Massaro, CREST

Meeting Notes (Password Protected)

Enrollment Management Plan (Password Protected)

Appendices (Password Protected)

Supporting Data

See Office of Institutional Research for additional data.