If there’s something you’d like to know more about, you have a question about your application, or you just want to chat more about life at Lycoming, get in touch with us! Our admissions team is happy to help in any way they can. Each admission staff member is responsible for a region of the country or the world. Regional admission representatives are based on the location of the school you attend, not your home address. The direct phone numbers are listed for each representative. You can also reach them at our toll-free number: 1 (800) 345-3920.

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Find your Regional Admissions Representative:

First-Year Students

Transfer Students

Non-Degree Students

International Admissions Representative

Michael Konopski

Michael Konopski

Vice President for Enrollment Management

Admissions Territories: International Locations (all countries outside the U.S.)

Email: konopski@lycoming.edu | Call: 570-321-4026

Regional Admissions Representatives


Jessica A. Quintana Hess

Director of Admissions

Region: Lycoming County, Pennsylvania, Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, the US Caribbean, DREAMers, DACAmented students

Transfer Students: PA Counties: Berks, Lackawanna, Lehigh, Schuykill, and Snyder. States/U.S. Territories not including Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and District of Columbia.

Email: hess@lycoming.edu | Call: 570-321-4318
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  • Hometown: Valley Cottage, NY
  • Degree:M.S., Education; B.A., History
  • Favorite Activity: Spending time with my familia, dancing, traveling, running, singing, laughing and spreading lots of LYCO ♥
  • Favorite Quote: We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty. -Maya Angelou
  • Favorite Book: A Farewell to Arms by Ernest Hemingway

Josh Gildea '17

Admissions Counselor

Region: Illinois, New England, and New York Metropolitan Area counties: Bronx, Dutchess, Kings, Nassau, New York, Orange, Putnam, Queens, Richmond, Rockland, Suffolk, and Westchester

Email: gildea@lycoming.edu | Call: 570-321-4125

  • Hometown: Center Valley, PA
  • Degree: B.A., Psychology; Business Administration minor 
  • Why Lycoming?: It is a place that felt like home and where I knew I could make my mark on the community.
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
  • Favorite Book: The Wealthy Gardener by John Soforic
  • Favorite Place in Williamsport: Pine Square
  • Favorite Activity: Golfing

Dana Wirnsberger

Admissions Counselor

Region: Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming

Email: wirnsberger@lycoming.edu | Call: 570-321-4435

  • Hometown: Allentown, PA
  • Degree: M.S. Education (Health Promotion); B.S. Exercise Science
  • Why Lycoming?: It's a hidden little secret that few people know about.
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: The beach
  • Favorite Book: I Am Not But I Know I Am by Louie Giglio
  • Favorite Place in Williamsport: Wegmans
  • Favorite Activity: Working out, spending time with my family, and shopping

Mackenzie Ironside

Admissions Counselor

Region: Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia

Email: ironside@lycoming.edu | Call: 570-321-4129

  • Hometown: Aaronsburg, PA
  • Degree: MHA, Healthcare Administration; B.S., Health Policy and Administration
  • Why Lycoming?: The friendly, close-knit atmosphere of the Lycoming community drew me in as soon as I came to campus!
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: Indian River, DE
  • Favorite Book: Love and Other Words by Christina Lauren
  • Favorite Place in Williamsport: Mr. Sticky's 
  • Favorite Activity: Spending time with my family, running, and watching sports

Camille Bond

Admissions Counselor

Region: Greater Philadelphia and Lehigh Area: Berks, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Lehigh, Montgomery, Northampton, Philadelphia, and Schuylkill

Email: bond@lycoming.edu | Call: 570-321-4325

  • Hometown: Choluteca, Honduras
  • Degree: Bachelor's in Business (marketing concentration)
  • Why Lycoming?: Lycoming College has so many kind-hearted people. Everyone is so happy to make you feel part of their community.
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: Copan, Honduras
  • Favorite Book: Kane and Abel by Jeffrey Archer and The House of Spirits by Isabel Allende
  • Favorite Place in Williamsport: Bullfrog Brewery
  • Favorite Activity: Hiking and swimming at the lake
Justin Ossont

Justin Ossont '13

Senior Assistant Director of Admissions

Region: New Jersey, and Non-Degree Students

Transfer Students: All Pennsylvania counties not including Berks, Lackawanna, Lehigh, Schuykill and Snyder. States: Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, District of Columbia

Email: ossont@lycoming.edu | Call: 570-321-4127

  • Hometown: Jessup, PA
  • Degree: Bachelor of Arts, Corporate Communication
  • Why Lycoming?: Lycoming was the only place I ever took a college tour. From the moment I arrived on campus I knew that this was the place I was meant to be. Seven years later, if I had the chance to do it all over again, I would make the same decision in a heartbeat.
  • Favorite Lycoming Memory: Not only being a member of Lambda Chi Alpha, but also partaking in a service project where we helped a local woman rebuild her home after a flood — one of the most moving experiences in my life.
  • Favorite Quote: If he fails, at least he fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat. -Theodore Roosevelt
Sarah Ethridge

Chris Wig '21

Admissions Counselor

Region: Western, and Central Pennsylvania Counties: Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Blair, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Centre, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Columbia, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Forest, Greene, Indiana, Jefferson, Lawrence, McKean, Mercer, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Somerset, Union, Venango, Warren, Washington, West Moreland

Email: wig@lycoming.edu | Call: 570-321-4435

  • Hometown: Titusville, PA
  • Degree: B.A., Corporate Communication
  • Why Lycoming?: I fell in love with the school when I went here and wanted to stay in the tight-knit college community.
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: OBX
  • Favorite Book: Lone Survivor by Marcus Luttrell
  • Favorite Place in Williamsport: Budd Whitehill Wrestling Room
  • Favorite Activity: Working out and staying active

Kevin Hooker

Senior Admissions Counselor

Regions: Pennsylvania: Northern Tier, Northeastern, and the Greater Lancaster Counties: Adams, Bradford, Carbon, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lebanon, Luzerne, Mifflin, Monroe, Perry, Pike, Potter, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Wayne, Wyoming, and York; Western New York: Allegany, Broome, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Clinton, Columbia, Cortland, Delaware, Erie, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Genesee, Greene, Hamilton, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Livingston, Madison, Monroe, Montgomery, Niagara, Oneida, Onondaga, Ontario, Orleans, Oswego, Ostego, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Schuyler, Seneca, St. Lawrence, Steuben, Sullivan, Tioga, Tompkins, Ulaster, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates

Email: hookerk@lycoming.edu | Call: 570-321-4122

  • Hometown: Livonia, NY
  • Degree: Bachelor’s Degree, Journalism
  • Why Lycoming?: The supportive and welcoming community. I knew this was the place for me the minute I stepped on campus!
  • Favorite Vacation Spot: Outer Banks, NC
  • Favorite Book: Basketball (and Other Things) by Shea Serrano
  • Favorite Place in Williamsport: Wegmans!
  • Favorite Activity: Staying active and watching sports
Joseph Balduino

Joseph Balduino '04

Associate Director of Admissions Operations

Manages all admissions major recruitment events, implements and maintains the College’s CRM, and serves as the liaison to Veterans and Marketing

Email: balduino@lycoming.edu | Call: 570-321-4227

Administrative Support Team

Shelly Wright

Shelly Wright

Executive Administrative Assistant for Admissions
Rebecca Rothra

Rebecca Rothra

Admissions Data Information Specialist I and International DSO
Kathleen Reeder

Kathleen Reeder

Data Information Specialist