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Counselor Territory Map Ali Romano Andy Cheng Katie Guinane Alex Christenson Riley Galbraith Jess Salgado Andy Cheng Iowa Territories Illinois Territories Ali Romano Ali Romano Ali Romano McCall Meade Jake Osborn Ali Romano


Andy Cheng

Andy Cheng

Admission Counselor
Territory: Minnesota, Oklahoma, Texas
Hometown: Corpus Christi, Texas
Education: B.A., Coe College '17
Major: Public Relations and Writing

Email: acheng@coe.edu
Cell Phone: 319.389.8822
Office Phone: 319.399.8805

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Alex Christenson

Alex Christenson

Assistant Director of Admission
Territory: Northeast Iowa and Missouri
Hometown: Oskaloosa, Iowa
Education: B.A., Coe College '15
Major: Biology

Email: achristenson@coe.edu
Phone: 641.670.1255
Toll Free: 877.CALL.COE

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Riley Galbraith

Riley Galbraith

Senior Admission Counselor
Territory: Cedar Rapids and Marion High Schools, Southeast Iowa, Northeastern United States
Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Education: B.A., Coe College ’16
Majors: Economics and Political Science

Email: rgalbraith@coe.edu
Cell Phone: 319.350.0063
Office Phone:
319.399.8809

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Katie Guinane

Katie Guinane

Admission Counselor
Territory:
 Western Iowa, Kansas and Nebraska
Hometown: Grinnell, Iowa
Education: B.A., Coe College '17
Majors: Public Relations, Sociology

Email: kguinane@coe.edu
Cell Phone: 319.325.1390
Office Phone: 
319.399.8301

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Kayli Harlan

Kayli Harlan

Assistant Director of Admission for International and Transfer Recruitment
Territory: International, Transfer, Non-Traditional and Adult Students
Education: B.S., Indiana Wesleyan University '12
Major: International Relations

Email: kharlan@coe.edu
Cell Phone: 319.440.8480
Office Phone: 319.399.8101

» View Kayli's Fall Travel Schedule


Connor Jordan

Connor Jordan

Senior Admission Counselor
Territory: Boone, Cook – North, Cook – South, Cook – West, DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, and Will counties in Illinois
Hometown: Fox Lake, Illinois
Education: B.A., Coe College ’16
Major: Business Administration

Email: cjordan@coe.edu 
Cell Phone: 847.471.3113
Office Phone:
319.399.8252

» View Connor's Fall Travel Schedule


McCall Meade

McCall Meade

Admission Communication Coordinator
Territory:
 Wyoming
Hometown: Parnell, Iowa
Education: B.A., Coe College '16
Majors/Minors: Business Administration, Public Relations and Communication Studies

Email: mmeade@coe.edu
Cell Phone: 319.330.9793
Office Phone: 
319.399.8806


Jake Osborn

Jake Osborn

Assistant Director of Admission
Territory: Arizona, Colorado, and New Mexico
Hometown: Oskaloosa, Iowa
Education: B.A., Coe College '15
Major: Business Administration

Email: josborn@coe.edu
Cell Phone: 641.820.1346
Office Phone: 319.399.8807

» View Jake's Fall Travel Schedule


Ali Romano

Ali Romano-McClain

Senior Admission Counselor
Territory: Southeastern and Western United States
Hometown: Galesburg, Illinois
Education: B.A., The University of South Dakota ’14
Majors: Psychology, Sociology and Criminal Justice

Email: aromano@coe.edu
Cell Phone: 319.423.4619
Office Phone:
319.399.8747

» View Ali's Fall Travel Schedule


Jess Salgado

Jess Salgado

Admission Counselor
Territory:
 Wisconsin and Illinois outside of the Chicago-land area
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Education: B.A., Coe College '17
Majors: Psychology, Spanish

Email: jsalgado@coe.edu
Cell Phone: 773.310.0263
Office Phone: 
319.399.8801

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Maggie St. Clair

Maggie St. Clair

Visit Coordinator & Admission Representative
Territory: Students who have not yet reached their senior year of high school (First-Years, Sophomores, Juniors)
Hometown: Mount Vernon, Iowa
Education: B.A., Knox College ’16
Majors/Minors: Environmental Studies and Economics, Biology and Art History

Email: msstclair@coe.edu
Cell Phone: 319.389.3948
Office Phone:
319.399.8805


Yuridia Tilapa

Yuridia Tilapa

Senior Admission Counselor
Territory: High Schools with a Cook County address in Chicago
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Education: B.A., Coe College ’16
Major: Sociology

Email: ytilapa@coe.edu
Cell Phone: 872.333.0348
Office Phone:
319.399.8804

» View Yuri's Fall Travel Schedule


Julie Staker

Julie Staker

Vice President for Admission & Marketing
Education:
B.A., Coe College; M.Ed., Loyola University Chicago
Major: English

Email: admission@coe.edu
Office Phone:
319.399.8500


Josh Kite

Josh Kite

Dean of Admission
Hometown: Iowa City, Iowa
Education: B.A., University of Iowa '08; M.Ed., Ashford University '12
Major: Health and Sports Studies

Email: jkite@coe.edu
Office Phone:
319.399.8243

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