Meet Our Team

Whether you are a new student, a prospective student, or a parent trying to make sense of the college selection process, the admissions staff at Millsaps is dedicated to providing the highest standards of service and professional guidance. We are honored and privileged to be able to help introduce you to Millsaps College.

Our team travels during the fall semester to meet with prospective students. Meeting with one of our representatives is a great way to demonstrate interest in Millsaps.

We’d love to meet you during a visit to campus or at an upcoming event near you.

  • Robert Alexander

    Dr. Robert J. Alexander

    Vice President for Enrollment & Communications, Instructor at Else School of Management

    601.974.1000 | Email

  • Erin Gordon

    Erin Gordon

    Associate Director of Admissions / Transfer Coordinator

    601.974.1064 | Email

    Erin works with undergraduate first-time freshmen students from schools in Madison and Rankin Counties as well as Jackson Academy and Hillcrest Christian High School. Erin also works with any student interested in transferring to Millsaps College.

  • Lauren Barattini

    Lauren Barattini

    Assistant Director of Admissions

    601.974.1045 | Email

    Lauren works with students from schools in the following areas: the Mississippi Gulf Coast, the greater New Orleans area (including the Northshore), California, Oregon, and Washington.

  • Clara Martin

    Clara Martin

    Assistant Director of International Enrollment

    601.974.1469 | Email

    Clara recruits inbound international students to Millsaps and has primary responsibility for the international student admission and enrollment experience.

  • Samesa Hoskin

    Samesa Hoskin

    Admission Counselor

    601.974.1043 | Email

    Samesa works with students from schools in the following areas: North Mississippi, South-Central Louisiana (greater Baton Rouge area), Southwest Louisiana (greater Lafayette and Lake Charles areas), Arizona, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico Utah, and Wyoming.

  • Myles Melancon

    Myles Melancon

    Admission Counselor

    601.974.1257 | Email

    Myles works with students from schools in the following areas: South-Central Mississippi (greater Brookhaven, McComb, and Hattiesburg areas), Central Louisiana (greater Alexandria area), North Louisiana (greater Shreveport, Ruston, and Monroe areas), Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

  • Airriel O’Banner

    Airriel O’Banner

    Admission Counselor

    601.974.1047 | Email

    Airriel works with students from schools in the following areas: Florida, Georgia, Texas, Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

  • Lena Young-Mathis

    Lena Young-Mathis

    Admission Counselor

    601.974.1051 | Email

    Lena works with students from schools in the following areas: public schools in Hinds County, MS, Tennessee, Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Hawaii, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Washington, DC, and West Virginia.

  • Tammy Champion

    Tammy Champion

    Assistant Vice President for Enrollment Services

    601.974.1110 | Email

  • Peggy Berry

    Peggy Berry

    Senior Operations Coordinator

    601.974.1058 | Email

  • Sarah Litteral

    Sarah Litteral

    Senior Electronic Communication Specialist

    601.974.1053 | Email

  • Abbey Smothers

    Abbey Parks

    Associate Director of Enrollment Operations

    601.974.1056 | Email

  • Cynthia Haynes

    Cynthia Haynes

    Enrollment and Communications Divisional Administrative Director

    601.974.1033 | Email