ADMISSION COUNSELORS


Melissa RipleyMelissa Ripley

Executive Director of Enrollment Management
Operations and Residential Admission

Welcome to Tusculum! My name is Melissa Ripley, and I am the Director of Admission for Residential Admission. I am a graduate of the Tusculum Professional Studies program with a Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management and a Masters of Arts in Adult Education.

Tusculum is a truly wonderful place to fulfill your college dreams. Tusculum offers a lifetime of wonderful friendships and great education. Deciding which college to attend is a huge decision. I know this is an overwhelming time in your life!

Just remember… I am here to help you with the college admission process. I encourage you to visit our campus and see what great things Tusculum has to offer. I am looking forward to hearing from you.

My contact information:
E-mail: mripley@tusculum.edu
Phone: 423-636-7374
Mailing address: P.O. Box 5051 Greeneville, TN 37743


Bonnie BrownBonnie Brown

Admission Representative

Hi, I’m Bonnie Brown. I am an admission counselor in the Office of Admission at Tusculum.

I’m looking forward to answering any questions you have, and I hope that you’ll schedule a campus visit so that you can see all that Tusculum has to offer.

My contact information:
Email: bbrown@tusculum.edu
Office: 423-636-7300
Mailing address: P.O. Box 5051, Greeneville, TN 37743



Allison MortonAllison Morton

Admission Representative

Welcome to Tusculum! My name is Allison Morton, and I’m an admission representative here in the Office of Admission.

I’m excited that you are interested in “The Tusculum Experience,” and if you have any questions feel free to contact me, and I look forward to seeing you on campus!

My contact information:
Email: amorton@tusculum.edu
Office: 423-636-7300
Mailing address: P.O. Box 5051, Greeneville, TN 37743



Chelsea OttingerChelsea Ottinger

Admission Representative

I’m so glad you have chosen to learn more about Tusculum! My name is Chelsea Ottinger, and I’m the admission counselor for the states of Alabama and Georgia as well as many counties in Tennessee.

If you have any questions about Tusculum or the application process, please contact me. I look forward to helping your learn more about “The Pioneer Experience!”

My contact information:
Email: cottinger@tusculum.edu
Phone: 423-636-7300
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 5051, Greeneville, TN 37743



Micheal EmeryMicheal Emery

Admission Representative

Hi, my name is Micheal Emery, and I am an admission representative for Tusculum. And, I look forward to answering any questions you have about Tusculum, campus life and the “Pioneer Experience.”

I hope to see you soon on campus!

My contact information:
Email: memery@tusculum.edu
Phone: 423-636-7300
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 5051, Greeneville, TN 37743



Laura BattelLaura Battel

Admission Representative

Hi there! My name is Laura Battel, and I am an admission representative for the oldest and best college in Tennessee.

I desire for future college students to pick the school of their dreams. Tusculum feels like home, and I know it can be home for you too.

If you have any questions about Tusculum, I would love to chat with you.

My contact information:
Email: lbattel@tusculum.edu
Phone: 423-636-7300
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 5051, Greeneville, TN 37743


Hailie SandersHailie Smith

Transfer Coordinator

Hello! My name is Hailie Smith, and I am the Transfer Coordinator in the Office of Admission at Tusculum.

I am excited that you are interested in the “Pioneer Experience!” Please feel free to contact me with any questions you have about transferring to Tusculum.

I hope to see you on campus soon!

My contact information:
Email: hasmith@tusculum.edu
Phone: 423-636-7300
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 5051, Greeneville, TN 37743