Meet Your Admissions Counselor
HACC has a team of Admissions Counselors who serve to introduce you to the College. Our Admissions Counselors are here to answer your questions about everything HACC has to offer.
Admissions Counselors are listed below in the following order:
Sara MainesAdmissions Counselor 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.
Danielle MartinAdmissions Counselor at the Harrisburg Campus
Hometown: Harrisburg, PA
High school attended: Central Dauphin East Sr. High School
College attended: Millersville University and Cabrini College
Degree(s)/major: B.S. in Elementary Education and M.Ed in Education
Interests/hobbies: Spending time with family and friends, community service, shopping, traveling, and painting.
A note from Danielle: I am very excited to share all the opportunities that HACC has to offer. Please feel free to contact me for a tour and/or a one-on-one session. You will learn about our programs and student services. You will also learn about Dual Enrollment and College in the High School options if you are a high school student. I look forward to speaking with you about HACC and your pathway to a career.
Allen NortonAdmissions Counselor 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
Interests/hobbies: 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.
Elizabeth StagerAdmissions Counselor at the Harrisburg Campus and 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.
Natalie TomaAdmissions Counselor 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!
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: The pathway to many of the fastest-growing and best-paying careers start at HACC. Contact me today to schedule an appointment. We will discuss how a degree from HACC can help you reach your goals.
Hometown: Lancaster, PA
High School Attended: J.P. McCaskey High School, Lancaster, PA
College(s) Attended: University of Pittsburgh (B.A. in Communication and French); Millersville University (M.Ed. in School Counseling)
Interests/Hobbies: CrossFit, Running, and spending time with my husband, our cat Louey and our new baby
A note from Nakia: I am excited to help you get started on your educational journey! From high school students who want to get a jump start on their college educations to those looking for a career change or a fresh start and everything in between, I’m here to help! Please feel free to contact me to get started on the path to success today!
Laura NallsAdmissions Counselor 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.
Marcia WatersAdmissions Counselor 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.
Trevor BrownAdmissions Counselor 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.
Stepheni ReamsAdmissions Counselor 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 very 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.
Jill MatolyakInternational Admissions Coordinator
Hometown: Lancaster, PA
High school attended: Stroudsburg High School
College 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.
VIRTUAL LEARNING (ONLINE) STUDENTS
Emily FoxVirtual Learning Admissions Counselor
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.
|DIRECTOR OF ADMISSIONS|
Matt D. HuberDirector of Admissions
Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Colleges attended: University of Missouri-St. Louis and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Degree(s)/major: Bachelor of Music Education (BME) and Master of Arts in Educational Administration (Higher Education emphasis)