Recruitment Team

 

At the University of South Alabama, we believe in the importance of providing personal attention to each individual within the context of the university admissions process. Our admissions counselors will be available and accessible to you throughout the college search and application process.

Use the Find Your Admissions Counselor page and select the options that will help you to find your personal recruitment counselor or choose from the list below.

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Kristin Odom
Director
New Student Recruitment


Local Schools: Bayside Academy, UMS-Wright

Call or text: (251) 220-5505

Office: (251) 460-7795

kodom@southalabama.edu

 

Bethany

Bethany Brown
Associate Director
New Student Recruitment

Call or text: (251) 460-1040

Office: (251) 460-7719

bethanybrown@southalabama.edu

 

Kristi Clayton

Kristi Clayton

Senior Admissions Officer

Local Schools: Saraland HS, Satsuma HS, Theodore HS, Alma Bryant HS, Alabama School of Math & Science

Florida

Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Iowa, Indiana Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming

Call or text: (251) 220-6778

Call: 251-461-1916

kristiclayton@southalabama.edu

 

Courtney Varner

Courtney Varner
Recruitment Counselor

AL Community Colleges: Bishop State, Coastal Alabama, Mississippi Gulf Coast

Special: Second Bachelor's

Call or text: (251) 220-9873

Office: (251) 460-7971

courtneyvarner@southalabama.edu

 

Lindsay

Lindsay Laubenthal

Recruitment Counselor, Orientation

Local Schools: Chickasaw HS, Citronelle HS, St. Paul's Episcopal, St. Luke's Episcopal, McGill-Toolen Catholic HS, Wesleyan Christian, Davidson HS 

Alaska, Arizona, California, Georgia, Hawaii, Nevada, North Carolina, Oregon, South Carolina, Washington

Call or text: (251) 220-6297

Office: (251) 461-1913

llaubenthal@southalabama.edu

 

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Brandon Cox

Admissions Officer

Local Schools: Baker HS

AL Counties: Baldwin

Connecticut, District of Columbia, Delaware, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia

Call or text: (251) 220-6081

Office: (251) 461-1674

brandoncox@southalabama.edu

 

Admissions Officer

TBD
Admissions Officer

Local Schools: Cottage Hill Christian, Faith Academy, Grace Baptist Academy, J.B. Shelton Academy, Mary G Montgomery HS, Mobile Christian, Stanford Christian Academy, All Mobile County Homeschools 

 

 

Call or text: (251) 220-7014

Office: (251) 460-7834

recruitment@southalabama.edu

 

 

James Barlow

James Barlow
Recruitment Counselor

Local Schools: Al-Iman Academy, Lighthouse Baptist Academy, Murphy HS and Murphy Adult, Rock School, Williamson HS, BC Rain HS, Blount HS, Leflore HS, Vigor HS

Mississippi

 

Call or text: (251) 220-6763

Call: 251-460-7721

jbarlow@southalabama.edu

 

Regional Recruiters

MikeHryndza
 

Mike Hryndza
Assistant Director, Out-of-State Regional Student Recruitment

Illinois, Ohio, Wisconsin

 

Call or text: (251) 220-6054

Office: (251) 533-5887

mhryndza@southalabama.edu

 

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Jennifer Henderson
Senior Admissions Officer, In-State Regional Student Recruitment

AL Counties: Calhoun, Cherokee, Clay, Cleburne, Etowah, Jefferson, Randolph, Shelby, St. Clair, Talladega, Choctaw, Clarke, Conecuh, Escambia, Greene, Hale, Marengo, Monroe, Perry, Sumter, Washington, Bibb, Fayette, Lamar, Pickens, Tuscaloosa, Walker

 

Call or text: (251) 220-9559

Office: (251) 525-3757

jenhenderson@southalabama.edu

 

huntsville

Jade Chappelle
Admissions Officer

AL Counties: Blount, Colbert, Cullman, DeKalb, Franklin, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Limestone, Madison, Marshall, Morgan, Marion, Winston

Tennessee

 

Office: (251) 460-7834

recruitment@southalabama.edu

 

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Kathryn Bandy

Admissions Officer

AL Counties: Autauga, Barbour, Bullock, Butler, Chambers, Chilton, Coffee, Coosa, Covington, Crenshaw, Dale, Dallas, Elmore, Geneva, Henry, Houston, Lee, Lowndes, Macon, Montgomery, Pike, Russell, Tallapoosa

Call or text: (251) 220-8511

Office: (251) 525-3758

kbandy@southalabama.edu

 

Anna

Anna Buie
Admissions Officer

AL Community Colleges: Central Alabama, Chattahoochee Valley, Enterprise State, Ingram State, LB Wallace, Southern Union State, Trenholm State, Calhoun State, Drake State, GC Wallace, NE Alabama, NW-Shoals, Snead State, Marion Military, Reid State, Bevill State, Shelton State, Gadsden State, Jefferson State, Lawson State

Call or text: (251) 220-6857

Office: (251) 259-6555

abuie@southalabama.edu

 

Kandace

Kandace Cox
Admissions Officer

Texas

Call or text: (251) 220-6610

Office: (251) 533-8874

kandacecox@southalabama.edu

Communication Center

TBD

Serena McCovery
Associate Director
Communication Center

 

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