Meet the Transfer / Adult Admission Staff

Ashley Skidmore
Ashley Skidmore
Dean of Undergraduate Admission
skidmoas@lewisu.edu

Ashley graduated from Quincy University with a B.S. in Marketing and will soon complete the M.A. in Organizational Leadership at Lewis.  Upon graduation, she immediately started working in college admissions for her alma mater, and then eventually came to Lewis University in October 2003.  Her favorite aspect of Lewis is the community focus on students and helping them achieve their goals.

Ashley lives with her husband and two children in Plainfield.  In her spare time, she enjoys playing with her kids, watching sports with her husband, and traveling across the country to see her family and friends.

Julie Branchaw
Julie Branchaw
Assistant Director, Transfer Admission
branchju@lewisu.edu

Julie is a graduate of Illinois State University, where she earned a B.S. in Communications and Public Relations. She has her M.S. in School Counseling and an M.S. in Clinical Psychology both from Lewis University.

She has worked in higher education for more than 10 years. Her favorite part of working with students is helping them transition into being a part of the Lewis community and eventually reaching their personal and educational goals.

Angie Bizzotti

Angie Bizzotti
Transfer / Adult Admission Counselor
bizzotan@lewisu.edu

Angie is a graduate of both Joliet Junior College and Lewis University with a degree in Business Administration. She has been with the University over 20 years and the favorite part of her job is the opportunity to meet with students to guide them in the decision-making process.

In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends as well as reading and gardening.

Jaclyn Pullara

Jaclyn Pullara
Transfer / Adult Admission Counselor
pullarjn@lewisu.edu

Jackie graduated from Saint Mary’s College with a B.A. in Religious Studies and from Lewis University with a M.A. in School Counseling.

Jackie chose counseling as her major because she has a passion for helping students to achieve their goals and be successful. Jackie enjoys spending time with family and friends and reading during her free time.

Kerry Meunier
Kerry Meunier
Transfer / Adult Admission Counselor
meunieke@lewisu.edu

Kerry is a graduate of Quincy University earning a BA in Communications. This is her seventh year with the Lewis University Office of Admission, but has 20 years of admission experience. In her free time she enjoys hanging out with her family.

 

Kaitlyn Sullivan
Kaitlyn Weber
Transfer / Adult Admission Counselorr
weberkh@lewisu.edu

Kaitlyn graduated from Rockford College with a Bachelor’s degree in Sport Management and minor in Business Administration. It is her passion for helping people that led her to pursue a position as an admission counselor. She enjoys interacting with families and helping students to make their admission experience a positive and successful one.

Kaitlyn played basketball at Rockford College and still enjoys playing when the opportunity is given. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends, shopping, working out, and recently started entering 5k’s to raise money for special causes.

Carli Wheeler
Carli Wheeler
Transfer / Adult Admission Counselor
wheeleca@lewisu.edu

Carli graduated with a B.A in English and a minor in Theatre and a M.A in Organizational Leadership, both from Lewis University.  She started her journey in higher education as a navigator for the Office of Admissions during her undergrad and then as a Residence Life Coordinator for the Office of Residence Life here at Lewis. She has a passion for working with students in an effort to help them reach their fullest potentials.

In her spare time, Carli likes to hang out with her family and friends, travel and sing. If she is not performing in a show, she also enjoys going to the city of Chicago to see them!