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Meet Your Recruiter

Meet Your Recruiter


Sara Ridley

Sara Ridley 

Admissions Recruiter at the Gettysburg Campus

Hometown: Gettysburg, PA 

High school attended: Gettysburg High School 

College attended: Harrisburg Area Community College 

Degree(s)/major: AA General Studies

Interests/hobbies: Spending time with family and Dachshund Chi, motorcycle-riding, photography, cooking and experiencing new places

A note from Sara: As a HACC graduate, I am excited to share all the opportunities at HACC. Contact me for a tour and a one-on-one session. You will learn about our programs and student services. I can help you with graduation, career tips or information on obtaining new skills. I look forward to speaking with you about HACC and your pathway to a career.

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Allen Norton

Allen Norton

Admissions Recruiter at the Harrisburg Campus

Hometown: Hummelstown, PA 

High school attended: Lower Dauphin High School 

Colleges attended: HACC, University of Phoenix 

Degree(s)/major: Mass Communication, Marketing


Playing with my two sons, collecting PEZ dispensers, enjoying independent films, discovering new music, and reading a good book

A note from Allen: I am a proud HACC graduate with ten years of college admissions experience. I recruit for nearly 180 HACC programs, but my primary responsibility is the trade and technical programs offered at our Midtown Center. These are currently some of the most in-demand careers available. I look forward to meeting you in person and showing you around the campus. I'll also walk you step-by-step through the process of furthering your education at HACC.

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Natalie Smith

Natalie Smith

Admissions Recruiter at the Harrisburg Campus

Hometown: Altoona, PA 

High school attended: Altoona Area High School 

College attended: HACC 

Degree(s)/major: AA in Hospitality Management & Certificate in Massage Therapy

Interests/hobbies: Practicing alternative healing techniques and spending time outdoors

A note from Natalie: I would enjoy meeting you in person. I can walk you step-by-step through the HACC education process. Please contact me for a campus visit or to attend an Admissions Information Session. I look forward to meeting you soon!

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Elizabeth Stager 

Elizabeth Stager

Admissions Recruiter at the Harrisburg Campus and an Adjunct Instructor in the Business Division

Hometown: Harrisburg, PA 

High school attended: Bishop McDevitt High School 

Colleges attended: HACC and Penn State University 

Degree(s)/major: AA and BS in Business Administration

Interests/hobbies: Reading, gardening, traveling and spending time with family

A note from Elizabeth: I would love to speak with you about HACC programs. I can help you get started in a new career or enhance the career you already have. Please feel free to call or email me. I look forward to hearing from you.

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Michael Turi 

Michael Turi

Health Careers Recruiter

Hometown: Hughesville, PA 

High school attended: Hughesville High School 

Colleges attended: Lock Haven University and Northern Arizona University 

Degree(s)/major: BS Education and M.Ed. Counseling/Human Relations

Interests/hobbies:  My family, reading, movies, sports, politics

A note from Michael: Many of the fastest-growing and best-paying careers are in the health care industry. Contact me today to schedule an appointment. We will discuss how a Health Care degree from HACC can help you reach your goals.

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Laura Brito

Laura Brito

Admissions Recruiter at the Lancaster Campus

Hometown: Reading, PA 

High school attended: Reading High School 

College attended: Millersville University

Degree(s)/major: BA in Government and Political Affairs, Minor in Latino Studies

Interests/hobbies: Dancing, working out and spending time outdoors fishing

A note from Laura: As a recent college graduate, I am eager to help you reach your educational goals. HACC can help you succeed and improve your quality of life through education. Please contact me to schedule a campus visit or to sign up for an Information Session. I look forward to working with you.

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Marcia Waters

Marcia Waters

Admissions Recruiter at the Lancaster Campus

Hometown: Pottstown, PA 

High school attended: St. Pius X High School 

College attended: West Chester University 

Degree(s)/major: BS in Business Administration and MS in Higher Ed Counseling/Student Affairs

Interests/hobbies: Reading, cooking, genealogy, and spending time with my family and friends

A note from Marcia: Education means change. Are you ready for a change? I am more than happy to speak with you about the educational opportunities offered at HACC. I can help you take the next step toward your goal.

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Trevor Brown

Trevor Brown 

Admissions Recruiter at Lebanon Campus

Hometown: Bethel, PA 

High school attended: Tulpehocken High School 

College attended: McDaniel College 

Degree(s)/major: BS &MS in Exercise Science 

Interests/hobbies: Spending time outdoors, coaching soccer, landscaping and spending time with my family

A note from Trevor: I have been a recruiter at the collegiate level for almost ten years. I am excited to use my past experiences to serve the Lebanon community. I look forward to working with you. Please contact me with any questions. I am here to help you in any way possible. I hope to hear from you soon.

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Stepheni Reams

Stepheni Reams 

Admissions Recruiter at the York Campus

Hometown: Hanover, PA 

High school attended: Hanover High School 

Colleges attended: HACC and Penn State York 

Degree(s)/major: BS in Business Marketing/Management

Interests/hobbies: Traveling, teaching ZUMBA, watching movies, and spending time with family and friends

A note from Stepheni: As an alumni of HACC, I am proud of all that HACC has to offer its students and communities. I am passionate about helping students reach their goals. I invite you to contact me today. I can walk you through the step-by-step process of furthering your education at HACC.

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Jill Matolyak

Jill Matolyak 

International Admissions Recruiter

Hometown: Lancaster, PA 

High school attended: Stroudsburg High School 

Colleges attended: Point Park University and Indiana University of Pennsylvania 

Degree(s)/major: BS in Human Resources Management and MS in Student Affairs in Higher Education 

Interests/hobbies: Spending time with my husband and two sons, cooking and all kinds of music

A note from Jill: I have over 15 years experience in the field of higher education admissions, including more than ten years in International Admissions. I am fortunate to have had the opportunity to learn about other parts of the world from my students. I am here to assist you with the application, visa and arrival process. I look forward to helping you enroll at HACC.

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Emily Fox

Virtual Learning Admissions Recruiter

Hometown: Reinholds, PA

High school attended: Cocalico High School

College attended: Messiah College

Degree(s)/major: BA in Communication with a Public Relations focus

Interests/hobbies: Running, hiking, nutrition, animals, traveling, and spending time with family

A note from Emily: Online learning is growing in popularity! The flexibility to complete virtual courses or a degree around a busy life schedule appeals to people of all walks of life and I look forward to helping you. Reach out to me with your questions and I'm happy to get you started on a path to success.

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