Contact Your Counselor

Finding your admission counselor

We assign an admission counselor to every student, based upon either the school that you attend or where you live. Look for your counselor (below) based on the North Carolina county or the state in which your school is located. .

We would love to connect with you! You can schedule a one-on-one video chat with your counselor. This is a great opportunity to meet your counselor, learn about Appalachian and explore your opportunities as a Mountaineer. Find your counselor below and schedule your video chat today!

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Counselor Student Types NC Counties, Out-of-State Areas, UNC System Schools & Community Colleges Served

Liz Alliss

Assistant Director of Admissions
8282622542

First-Year

Buncombe, Cherokee, Clay, Cleveland, Gaston, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, Macon, Madison, McDowell, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, Yancey

South Carolina

Kyndall Bennett

Admissions Counselor
828-262-2874

First-Year

Alamance, Beaufort, Bertie, Camden, Caswell, Chatham, Chowan, Currituck, Dare, Edgecombe, Franklin, Gates, Granville, Halifax, Hertford, Hyde, Martin, Nash, Northampton, Orange, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Person, Pitt, Randolph, Tyrrell, Vance, Warren, Washington, Wilson

Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia

Brittney Benson

Brittney Benson

Admissions Counselor

First-Year

Heather Edwards

Assistant Director of Admissions
828-262-2561

First-Year

Alexander, Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, Lincoln, Watauga, Wilkes

Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi, Ohio, Tennessee, Wisconsin

Emiline Greer

Emiline Greer

Assistant Director of Admissions
828-262-7683

First-Year

Durham, Johnston, Wake

Shakinah Simeona-Lee

Sr. Associate Director for Diversity Initiatives

First-Year, Hispanic students

Anson, Bladen, Brunswick, Carteret, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Duplin, Greene, Guilford, Harnett, Hoke, Jones, Lee, Lenoir, Moore, New Hanover, Onslow, Pamlico, Pender, Richmond, Robeson, Rockingham, Sampson, Scotland, Wayne

Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Puerto Rico, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

David Stevenson

Assistant Director of Admissions
828-262-2120

First-Year, International students

Mecklenburg, Union

Elena Tribby Taylor

Elena Tribby Taylor

Associate Director of Admissions
828-262-7256

First-Year

Cabarrus, Davidson, Davie, Forsyth, Iredell, Montgomery, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Surry, Yadkin