Enrollment Management Team


John BairdWelcome to RuffaloCODY Enrollment Management! Thank you for taking the time to explore our site and learn how we can bring new energy into your recruitment efforts.

The foundation of our business is our people. We know that in order to understand your challenges and successes, we have to live them ourselves. Our team offers you centuries of direct enrollment and admissions experience from institutions all over the country.  We build on that expertise by making a commitment to research and understanding the evolving recruitment environment. From this, we constantly evaluate our services and develop new approaches to ensure you stay on top of the ever-changing recruitment world.

We create true partnerships with each of our clients, and we’re excited about the possibility of partnering with you to achieve your goals.

– John Baird, President


Patricia Maben, Executive Vice President
Todd Abbott, Senior Vice President
Robert Heil, Senior Vice President


Frank Bevec, Vice President & Senior Consultant
Mike Crowley, Vice President & Senior Consultant
Jeff Dittman, Associate Vice President & Consultant
Dawn Hiles, Associate Vice President & Consultant
Matt Krov, Associate Vice President & Consultant
Thanda Maceo, Vice President & Consultant
Dennis Matthews, Vice President & Senior Consultant
Jessica Mireles, Associate Vice President & Consultant
Kim Myrick, Associate Vice President & Consultant
Leigh-Ann Nowicki, Associate Vice President & Consultant
Joel Pendergrass, Associate Vice President & Consultant
Martin Smith, Associate Vice President & Consultant
Doug Swartz, Vice President & Consultant


Christina Phillips, Director of Client Development
Amy Weiss, Director of Business Development
Linda Hoopes, Ph.D., Associate Director of Business Development
Betsy Morrison, Associate Director of Client Development
Jeffrey Pierpont, Associate Director of Business Development
Michelle Sundstrom, Associate Director of Client Development


Lesley Vossenkemper, Senior Vice President of Operations
Kate Nash, Vice President of Operations
Fritz Sauer, Director of Information Services


Doug Wofford, Senior Vice President, Enrollment Technology
Keith Beindorf, Vice President, Enrollment Technology
Jeff Arnold, Vice President, Enrollment Technology


Darrell Aaron, Director of Business Operations
Raquel Bermejo, Director of Research & Reporting
Jacqueline Gregory, Director of Marketing


If you’d like to explore how a partnership with RuffaloCODY will help you shape more effective enrollment strategies, please contact us at 800.756.7483, admissions@ruffalocody.com, or by filling out an information request. We’ll also provide a customized projection of the cost savings you can expect.