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Stephanie Leigh Whaley

Director of Admissions Stephanie Whaley
  • Director of Admissions
  • Department: Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock 118
  • Mailing Address: Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: Stephanie.whaley@eku.edu
  • Phone: 622-8757

Tricia Dawn Radford

Associate Director of Admissions Tricia Radford
  • Associate Director of Recruitment and Communications
  • Department: Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock 112
  • Mailing Address: Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: tricia.radford@eku.edu
  • Phone: 622-1562
  • More about Tricia: College Experience: B.S. in Environmental Health Science (Eastern Kentucky University), M.S. in Student Personnel Services in Higher Education (Eastern Kentucky University) Why I Love EKU: EKU has always felt like home. It was so easy to go from a student to a professional on the #CampusBeautiful. Favorite Place on Campus: My favorite place on campus is the library. The atmosphere is just so calming and inspiring even if you are in the Grand Reading Room, enveloped in the stacks of books or downstairs near the Student Success Center.

Nathan Lee Rice

Associate Director of Admissions Nathan Rice
  • Associate Director of Admissions Operations
  • Department: Office of Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock 112
  • Mailing Address: 112 Whitlock Building, Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: nathan.rice@eku.edu
  • Phone: (859)-622-7415
  • More about Nathan: College Experience: University of Kentucky Favorite Place on Campus: I love the Keen Johnson Building, it is such a wonderful asset to the campus and a beautiful place to spend time.

Michael Bart Blankenship

  • Campus Visit Counselor
  • Department: Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock 112
  • Mailing Address: Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: bart.blankenship@eku.edu
  • Phone: 622-1560
  • Office Hours: M-F 8:00-4:30

Liliana Gomez

  • Assoc Dir, Latino Stu Retntion
  • Department: Student Outreach and Transition Off
  • Office: Roark 101
  • Mailing Address: Roark 103
  • Email: Liliana.gomezdecoss@eku.edu
  • Phone: 622-7956

Tyesha D Jackson

Photo of Tyesha Jackson, Admissions Counselor
  • Admission Counselor
  • Department: Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock 112
  • Mailing Address: Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: tyesha.jackson@eku.edu
  • Phone: 622-1559
  • Office Hours: M-F 8:00-4:30
  • More about Tyesha: College Experience: B.S. in Child and Family Studies (Eastern Kentucky University), Currently pursuing Master’s Degree in Human Services: Student Personnel Services. Why students should choose EKU: Our strong academic programs as well as our caring and supportive faculty and staff! 

Wil Gibbes Thames

Admissions Counselor Wil Thames
  • Admission Counselor
  • Department: Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock 112
  • Mailing Address: Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: Wil.Thames@eku.edu
  • Phone: 622-2106
  • More about Wil: College Experience: Bachelor's & Master's from Eastern Kentucky University Favorite Place in Richmond, KY: Lake Reba

Fe'Lisa Wilson

Admissions Counselor FeLisa Wilson
  • Student Recruitment Specialist
  • Department: Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock 112
  • Mailing Address: Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: felisa.wilson@eku.edu
  • Phone: 622-1556
  • Office Hours: M-F 8:00-5:00
  • More about FeLisa: College Experience: B.A. in Political Science (Transylvania University), M.A. in Enrollment Management in Higher Education. Why I Love EKU: We're nationally recognized for many academic program such as education, nursing, and EKU opens doors to help you become the man or woman that you have envisioned since childhood. With the variety of majors and activities – EKU has something for everyone!

Brittany Lynn Lakes

Brittany Lakes, Admissions Counselor
  • Admissions Counselor
  • Department: Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock 112
  • Mailing Address: Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: brittany.lakes@eku.edu
  • Phone: 622-2106

Megan Beth Martin

Admissions Counselor Megan Martin
  • Admissions Counselor
  • Department: Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock 112
  • Mailing Address: Whitlock CPO54
  • Email: megan.martin@eku.edu
  • Phone: 859-622-2106
  • More about Megan: College Experience: B.S. in Industrial Technology Management (Berea College), M.A. in Student Services (Eastern Kentucky University Why I Love EKU: EKU has all the big school opportunities with a small school feel. I think it has something to do with the fact that everyone who works here genuinely loves seeing students succeed. Favorite Place on Campus: Chic-fil-a in Downstairs Powell eating spicy chicken biscuits!

Kara Allison Bullins

Orientation Coordinator Allison Bullins
  • Coordinator of New Student Orientation and Events
  • Department: Office of Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock 353
  • Mailing Address: Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: allison.bullins@eku.edu
  • Phone: (859)-622-1383

Brandy Steiger Chamberlain

Photo of Brandy Chamberlain, Senior Admissions Counselor
  • Senior Admissions Counselor
  • Department: Office of Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock CPO 54
  • Mailing Address: Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: brandy.chamberlain@eku.edu
  • Phone: 622-7417
  • More about Brandy: College Experience: B.S. in Organizational Leadership & Learning (University of Louisville), M.A. in Adult & Higher Education (Morehead State University) Favorite Place on Campus: The Ravine

Tichaedza Stephen Chikuni

Photo of Tichaedza Chikuni, Senior Recruitment Specialist
  • Senior Recruitment Specialist, Diversity
  • Department: Office of Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock 112
  • Mailing Address: Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: tichaedza.chikuni@eku.edu
  • Phone: 859-622-1565

Maria Eugenia Dopico

Admissions Counselor Maria Dopico
  • Admissions Counselor for West Central Kentucky
  • Department: Office of Admissions
  • Office: 112 Whitlock
  • Mailing Address: 112 Whitlock Building, Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: maria.dopico@eku.edu
  • Phone: (859)-622-1558
  • More about Maria: College Experience: B.A. in Mathematics Favorite Place on Campus: My favorite place on campus is the Ravine. It's far enough from buildings to where it's peaceful but it still has WiFi so that you can have a change of scenery for homework. Why I Love EKU: I love EKU because everyone I've met has been so kind and have gone out of their way to make me feel comfortable when I first got here!

Phyllis Jean Fuchs

Senior Office Associate Phyllis Fuchs
  • Senior Office Associate
  • Department: Office of Admissions
  • Office: Whitlock 112
  • Mailing Address: 112 Whitlock Building, Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: phyllis.fuchs@eku.edu
  • Phone: (859)-622-9004

Keith A. Wynn

Admissions Counselor Keith Wynn
  • Senior Admissions Counselor
  • Department: Office of Admissions
  • Mailing Address: 112 Whitlock Building, Whitlock CPO 54
  • Email: keith.wynn@eku.edu
  • Phone: (859)-622-7416
  • College Experience: B.A. in Sociology (Morehead State University), B.A. in Psychology (Morehead State University Why I Love EKU: I love the sense of family and community here. It permeates every corner of this beautiful campus.