Meet Your Admissions Representative

Our recruiting staff travel the United States talking to future WMU students. If you want to find out who will be visiting your area, please review the territory listings below. Feel free to contact our recruiting staff directly; speaking to students is what they do best!

Freshman Recruitment team

Sarah Drabik

Freshman Recruitment Coordinator

Contact Sarah:

Sarah temporarily supports students from the following areas: 

Michigan: Allegan, Barry, Berrien, Cass, Kalamazoo (excluding Kalamazoo Public Schools), Kent, Muskegon, Newaygo, Ottawa, St. Joseph, and Van Buren counties

Out-of-state: Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Wisconsin and all other states not mentioned




Lehman Robinson

Admissions Recruiter

Contact Lehman: 

Lehman supports students from the following areas:

Michigan: Calhoun, Kalamazoo Public Schools, Eaton, Hillsdale, Ingham, Jackson,  Lenawee, Livingston, Monroe, and Washtenaw counties

 Out-of-state: Arizona and Ohio (Toledo area)






Ariel Palau

Admissions Recruiter

Contact Ariel:

Ariel supports students from the following areas:

Michigan: Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan including Alcona, Alpena, Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Crawford, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Lake, Leelanau, Manistee, Mason, Missaukee, Montmorency, Oceana, Oscoda, Otsego, Presque Isle, and Wexford counties

Out-of-state: California, Florida, Ohio (all except Toledo)





Melyssa Woods

Admissions Recruiter

Contact Melyssa:

Melyssa supports students from the following areas:           

Michigan: East Michigan and "Thumb" region including Huron, Lapeer, Macomb, Oakland, Sanilac, St. Clair, and Tuscola counties

Out-of-state: District of Columbia, Maryland, Texas, and Virginia





Asia Rivers

Admissions Recruiter

Contact Asia:

Melyssa supports students from the following areas:           

Michigan: Bay/Central Region including Arenac, Bay, Clare, Clinton, Genesee, Gladwin, Gratiot, Ionia, Iosco, Isabella, Mecosta, Midland, Montcalm, Ogemaw, Osceola, Roscommon, Saginaw, and Shiawassee counties

Out-of-state: New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania




Alvina Gipson

Coordinator of Metro Detroit Admissions

Contact Alvina:

Alvina supports students from the following area:

Michigan: Wayne county