Tuesday, November 03, 2015

Cottey College is pleased to announce the hiring of Natalie Herring as the vice president for enrollment management. Herring began her duties on October 15.

“I am very grateful to have been so warmly welcomed into the Cottey community,” said Herring. “Cottey does a tremendous job of preparing young women for tomorrow’s world through its diversity and commitment to leadership and study abroad. It will be my great pleasure to help share this positive narrative with prospective students, families, colleagues who serve the college bound, the greater higher education marketplace and other friends of the College.”

Prior to her arrival at Cottey, Natalie Herring was most recently the director for admission and financial aid at the University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education after serving as associate dean for equity and excellence in the undergraduate admission office also at the University of Pennsylvania. She has been the enrollment manager and certification officer at the University of Chicago Urban Education Institute Urban Teacher Education Program; executive director of REACH Prep; dean of enrollment management and diversity hiring coordinator at Hackley School; associate director of admission at Saint Xavier University; and director of minority recruitment at Dartmouth College. Ms. Herring has also served as adjunct faculty at DeVry University, Norwalk Community College and the University of New Haven.

A graduate of the Northwestern University Medill School of Journalism, Media and Integrated Marketing Communications and Dartmouth College, she has experience as an executive in academic, corporate and nonprofit settings. These experiences include management in K-12 independent schools, religiously affiliated institutions, Ivy League universities, public school and colleges as well as professional associations and civic organizations. She has made media appearances on WGCH, CT News Channel 12 Our Lives, and New Haven News Channel 8. She has also been featured in the New York Times and the Greenwich Time.

 “Cottey is so pleased to have someone with the range of experience and expertise that Natalie Herring brings to this position,” said Dr. Jann Weitzel, president of Cottey College. “We are confident she will build on the recent success Cottey has experienced in enrollment growth and will enable Cottey to offer an excellent educational experience to even more women.”

Cottey College is a liberal arts and sciences college for women located in Nevada, Missouri. Its residential student capacity of 350 students typically represents more than 40 states and 20 countries. Owned and supported by the P.E.O. Sisterhood, Cottey is the only non-sectarian college in the United States for women supported by women.

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