Undergraduate Admissions Counselors

Need help applying to IUP? Contact the Undergraduate Admissions Office at 724-357-2230.

These are some of the friendly faces that you may have seen during IUP Admissions events. If you have any questions or just want to introduce yourself, please feel free to contact us at 724-357-2230.

The Undergraduate Admissions Staff

Stacy Hopkins

Executive Director

stacy.hopkins@iup.edu

Education:
IUP, BS Safety Sciences
IUP, MA Student Affairs in Higher Education

Nicole Carrera

Associate Director

nicole.carrera@iup.edu

Education:

Marietta College, BS Spanish

Recruitment Territory:
Pennsylvania (Indiana county)

 

Shawn Jones

Associate Director

shawn.jones@iup.edu

Education:
Talladega College, BA Political Science

IUP, MS Sports Management

Recruitment Territory:
Pennsylvania (Part of Allegheny county and all of Berks, Chester, Delaware, Lehigh, and Philadelphia counties) and Virginia. In addition, Shawn works with all other out-of-state students, with the exception of Maryland and New Jersey.

Lisa Marie Baker

Assistant Director

lisa.baker@iup.edu

Education:
IUP, BA Theater

IUP, MA English: Literature

Recruitment Territory:
Western Pennsylvania (Beaver, Crawford, Erie, Forest, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango, Warren, and Washington counties)

Donovan Daniel

Assistant Director

d.daniel@iup.edu

Education:
IUP, BA Physical Education and Sport

IUP, MA Adult Education and Communications Technology

Recruitment Territory
South central and southeastern Pennsylvania (Bucks, Carbon, Dauphin, Lancaster, Lebanon, Montgomery, Perry, Schuylkill, and York counties)

Laneka Hainesworth

Assistant Director

lhaines@iup.edu

Education:
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, BA, Speech Communications
IUP, MA, Student Affairs in Higher Education

Recruitment Territory:
Pennsylvania (Bradford, Cameron, Clinton, Columbia, Elk, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Lycoming, McKean, Monroe, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Pike, Potter, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Wayne, and Wyoming counties)

Katie Koncar

Assistant Director

katie.koncar@iup.edu

Education:

The Pennsylvania State University, BS Business-Marketing/Management
IUP, MA Student Affairs in Higher Education

Recruitment Territory:
Pennsylvania (Part of Allegheny county and all of Fayette, Greene, Somerset, and Westmoreland counties)

Lance Marshall

Assistant Director

lance.marshall@iup.edu

Education:
University of Pittsburgh, BA Management
IUP, MBA

Recruitment Territory:
Maryland and Pennsylvania (Adams, Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Centre, Clearfield, Cumberland, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Jefferson, Juniata, Mifflin, Snyder, and Union counties)

Lori Roles

Assistant Director, Transfer Services

lori.roles@iup.edu

Education:
IUP, BA Journalism
IUP, MA Adult and Community Education

Recruitment Territory:
Works with transfer students with last names that start with letters M-Z

Bill Sands

Assistant Director, Transfer Services

william.sands@iup.edu

Education:
The Pennsylvania State University, BS Secondary Education
The Pennsylvania State University, MEd Counselor Education

Recruitment Territory:
Works with transfer students with last names that start with letters A-L