Admissions Team

The Admissions staff at Southern Vermont College will be happy to answer any questions you may have. For information, contact one of the staff members below:

Jeremy Gibbons
Dean of Admissions
Fax: 802-681-2868

Jeremy leads the admissions team and works with prospective students from VT (Bennington and Rutland Counties) and select schools.

Fun Fact: My favorite band is the Dave Matthews Band!

Education: M.S., Bay Path University; B.A., Castleton State College

Additional information: I was the President of the Consortium of Vermont Colleges; I serve on the New England Regional Council of the College Board and I'm the State Coordinator for the American College Application Campaign. I also write an admissions blog. Check it out: Admissions Blog

Daniel Summers II
Assistant Dean of Admissions
Fax: 802-681-2868

Dan works with prospective students from: MA: Berkshire and Franklin Counties; NY: Warren, Washington, Saratoga, Schenectady, Albany, Rensselear and Columbia Counties; VT: Windsor and Windham Counties; and all International students.

Fun Fact: I graduated from a vocational high school where I majored in carpentry, and I am the first in my family to go to college.

Education: B.A., Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

Additional Information: I serve on the Alumni Board of Directors for my alma mater.

Stephanie Pelletier '14
Assistant Director of Admissions
Fax: 802-681-2868

Stephanie works with prospective students from: NH, ME, MA (all counties not listed above) and all states not listed.

Fun Fact: I am an alumna of SVC (2014) and was the president of Colleges Against Cancer.

Education: B.A., Southern Vermont College

Additional Information: I coordinate the Alumni Admissions Representative program.

Mujahid Sharief Hashim
Athletics Liaison
Fax: 802-681-2868

Fun Fact: My favorite author is novelist James Carlos Blake.

Education: B.S. Columbia Union College

Additional Information: I'm currently pursuing an M.S. in Sports Management with a concentration in Athletic Administration. I serve as the Head JV Men's Basketball Coach.

Emma Piazza
Senior Operations Assistant
Fax: 802-681-2868

Fun Fact: I have been playing violin since I was 8! I continue to play for an opera company in New York.

Education: B.A., Bennington College

Additional Information: I love gardening, hiking, cooking and exploring the beauty of the East Coast!

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