Meet Our Team

The Madonna Admissions Team is here to support you throughout your college search process. Check out our staff bios to find out who will be helping you become a Madonna Crusader!

Undergraduate Admissions Officers

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Maci Best

Admissions Officer



Connect with Maci if you will graduate from a high school in:

  • Local Wayne County: Canton, Dearborn, Dearborn Heights, Garden City, Inkster, Livonia, Northville, Plymouth, Redford, Wayne, and Westland
  • Central Michigan; Antrim, Charlevoix, Cheboygan, Clare, Crawford, Emmet, Gladwin, Gratiot, Isabella, Kalkaska, Mecosta, Missaukee, Montcalm, Montmorency, Ogemaw, Osceola, Oscoda, Otsego, Presque Isle, and Roscommon counties
  • Midwest/Plains: Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin

Connect with Maci if you will be transferring from: 

  • Kirtland Community College, Mid-Michigan College, Montcalm Community College, North Central Michigan College, or Schoolcraft College

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Kelsey Ziegler

Admissions Officer



Connect with Kelsey if you will graduate from a high school in:

  • Northwest Oakland County: Auburn Hills, Clarkston, Highland, Holly, Lake Orion, Milford, Oakland, Orion, Ortonville, Oxford, Pontiac, Rochester Hills, South Lyon, Waterford, and White Lake
  • Capitol Region: Clinton, Eaton, Ionia, Livingston, and Shiawasee counties
  • East Coast: Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, and all US Territories

Connect with Kelsey if you will be transferring from: 

  • Washtenaw Community College, or any 2-year or 4-year college or university outside Michigan

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Mitch Cieslak

Admissions Officer



Connect with Mitch if you will graduate from a high school in:

  • Detroit and Downriver: Allen Park, Belleville, Brownstown, Detroit, Ecorse, Flat Rock, Gibraltar, Grosse Ile, Grosse Pointe, Hamtramck, Harper Woods, Highland Park, Huron, Lincoln Park, Melvindale, New Boston, River Rogue, Riverview, Rockwood, Romulus, Southgate, Sumpter, Taylor, Trenton, Van Buren, Woodhaven, and Wyandotte, including Monroe county
  • West Michigan: Allegan, Barry, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Kent, Lake, Leelanau, Manistee, Mason, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana, Ottawa, and Wexford counties
  • Southern US: Alabama, Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, and Texas

Connect with Mitch if you will be transferring from: 

  • Grand Rapids Community College, Henry Ford College, Monroe Community College, Muskegon Community College, Northwestern Michigan College, Wayne County Community College, or West Shore Community College

Connect with Mitch if you would like to attend:

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Jacob Fry

Admissions Officer



Connect with Jacob if you will graduate from a high school in:

  • Southeast Oakland County: Berkley, Beverly Hills, Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Twp, Clawson, Commerce Twp, Farmington, Farmington Hills, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Lathrup Village, Madison Heights, Novi, Oak Park, Orchard Lake, Royal Oak, Southfield, Troy, Walled Lake, West Bloomfield, and Wixom
  • The Upper Peninsula or Southern Michigan: Alger, Baraga, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Chippewa, Delta, Dickinson, Gogebic, Hillsdale, Houghton, Iron, Jackson, Kalamazoo, Keweenaw, Lenawee, Luce, Mackinac, Marquette, Menominee, Ontonagon, Schoolcraft, St. Joseph, Van Buren, and Washtenaw counties
  • West Coast & Ohio: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Ohio, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming

Connect with Jacob if you will be transferring from: 

  • Bay College, Bay Mills Community College, Glen Oaks Community College, Gogebic Community College, Jackson College, Kalamazoo Valley Community College, Kellogg Community College, Lake Michigan College, Oakland Community College, or Southwestern Michigan College


Cristina Moraccini

Site Coordinator


Meet with Cristina

Connect with Cristina if you will graduate from a high school in:

  • The Thumb: Alcona, Alpena, Arenac, Bay, Genessee, Huron, Iosco, Lapeer, Macomb, Midland, Saginaw, Sanilac, St. Clair, and Tuscola counties

Connect with Cristina if you will be transferring from: 

  • Alpena Community College, Delta College, Macomb Community College, Mott Community College, St. Clair Community College, or any 4-year college or university in Michigan

Connect with Cristina if you would like to attend our Macomb University Center campus.

Graduate Admissions Officer

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Julianne Haefner

Graduate Admissions Officer

Meet with Julianne

Leadership Team

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Anna Monga

Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions


Connect with Anna if you would like to transfer from Concordia University-Ann Arbor.

Connect with Anna if you would like to attend our Gaylord campus.

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Herb Haygood

Assistant Director of Admissions



Connect with Herb if you will graduate from a high school in Ingham County or if you will be transferring from Lansing Community College.

Connect with Herb if you are interested in dual-enrollment while taking high school courses.

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Amanda Geraci

Director of Admissions and Marketing


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Grace Philson

Director of International Admissions


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Trish Everett

Vice President for Admissions and Marketing