Meet the Admissions and Recruitment Team

Michelle ApplingMichelle L. Appling
Associate Director of Admissions/PDSO
229-500-2939
michelle.appling@asurams.edu

Dual Enrollment and International Students

Hometown: Byron, Georgia
Degrees: Bachelors in Psychology & Masters in Rehabilitation Counseling
Favorite restaurant in Albany: Juicy Crab & Newks
Something interesting about me: I love makeup and cooking



Favorite ASU tradition:
Homecoming
Favorite spot on campus: The Courtyard of Ram Central
Favorite college class: Cultural Identity
What is your notable first at ASU: Homecoming
Why you came to ASU/Why you enjoy it here:  I came to ASU for employment and I love the family environment.

Corey Morgan

Corey B. Morgan
Associate Director of Recruitment
229-500-2945
corey.morgan@asurams.edu

 

Hometown: Camilla, Georgia 
Degrees:  BA Liberal Studies & Master of Public Administration
Favorite restaurant in Albany: JC WINGZ & Mi Casa
Something interesting about me: I also serve as a City Council member for my hometown of Camilla, GA


Favorite ASU tradition:
T. Marshall Jones Lyceum Performance Series & Homecoming 
Favorite spot-on campus: Historic Lower Campus 
Favorite college class: State and Local Government & Psychology of Personality 
What is your notable first at ASU: Adapting to recruitment in a global pandemic 
Why you came to ASU/Why you enjoy it here:  Albany State University is home, and it provided an opportunity for me to launch my career in Higher Education.

Recruitment Territories: Baldwin, Banks, Barrow, Bartow, Butts, Carroll, Catoosa, Chattooga, Cherokee, Clarke, Cobb, Coweta, Dade, Dawson, DeKalb, Douglas, Elbert, Evans, Fannin, Fayette, Floyd, Forsyth, Franklin, Fulton, Gilmer, Gordon, Greene, Gwinnett, Habersham, Hall, Hancock, Haralson, Hart, Heard, Henry, Jackson, Jasper, Johnson, Laurens, Lincoln, Lumpkin, Madison, Mitchell, Morgan, Murray, Newton, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Paulding, Pickens, Polk, Putnam, Rabun, Rockdale, Spalding, Stephens, Taliaferro, Towns, Union, Walker, Walton, Washington, Wheeler, White, Whitfield, Wilkes, Wilkinson

Toussaint Hill

Toussaint L. Hill
Recruiter
229-500-2942
toussaint.hill@asurams.edu

 

Hometown:  Albany, Georgia 
Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Marketing (Albany State University)
Favorite restaurant/eatery in Albany: JC Wingz
Something interesting about me:  I have been on the campus of Albany State in some capacity since I was seven years old!  I have even lived on campus!


Favorite ASU tradition: 
Homecoming
Favorite spot on campus: As a student, my favorite spot on campus was "The Square".  Now, it is the Caroline Hall Chimney and Joseph Winthrop Holley's burial site.
Favorite college class: Principles of Marketing
What is your notable first at ASU: Being instrumental in recruiting the first freshmen class after the consolidation
Why you came to ASU/Why you enjoy it here:   I matriculated as a student at ASU, but I enjoy it because it of its rich history and nostalgia.

Recruitment Territories: Georgia Counties:  Atkinson, Bacon, Baker, Ben Hill, Berrien, Brooks, Charlton, Clinch, Coffee, Colquitt, Cook, Crisp, Decatur, Dodge, Dougherty, Echols, Grady, Irwin, Jeff Davis, Lanier, Lowndes, Miller, Pierce, Seminole, Telfair, Thomas, Tift, Turner, Ware, Wilcox, Worth

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Lakesia N. Barge
Admissions Counselor
229-500-2970
lakesia.barge@asurams.edu

New Freshman, Last Name: A-z

Hometown: Leslie, Georgia

Degrees: Information Technology Diploma (South Georgia Technical College), Bachelor's of Science in Healthcare Administration (Albany State University) and Master of Science in Healthcare Management
Favorite restaurant in Albany:
Corks Wine & Charcuterie
Something interesting about me: I love to cook.
Favorite ASU tradition: Homecoming Week

Favorite spot on campus:
Central court of West campus
Favorite college class:  Introduction to African Diaspora

What is your notable first at ASU: My notable first at ASU was meeting Hydeia Broadbent at ASU. She is living with HIV. She was the guest speaker for World AIDS Day on Campus.
Why you came to ASU/Why you enjoy it here:  I came to ASU for employment and I enjoy working with the staff.

Lenita Swan

Lenita A. Swan
Admissions Counselor
229-500-2946
lenita.swan@asurams.edu

Transfer Students, Last Name: A-G

Hometown: Albany
Degrees: Associate in Business & Associate in Biblical Education
Favorite restaurant in Albany: LongHorns Steak House
Something interesting about me: I Love Music, Jazz, Blues, Soul and Gospel
Favorite ASU tradition: Homecoming


Favorite spot on campus:
The Courtyard on East Campus
Favorite college class: Old Testament History
What is your notable first at ASU: Homecoming
Why you came to ASU/Why you enjoy it here:  Albany is my home town and I enjoy the community presence on campus.

Stephen HenryStephen T. Henry
Admissions Counselor
229-500-2965
stephen.henry@asurams.edu

Hometown: Arlington, TX
Degrees: BA & MA Communication Studies
Favorite restaurant in Albany: The Cookie Shoppe

Something interesting about me:
I love animals! I have a pug and two cats.
Favorite ASU tradition:
Week of Welcome
Favorite spot on campus: Walking paths behind West Campus sports fields
Favorite college class: Buddhist Philosophy
What is your notable first at ASU: Move in day helping students unload cars and get into new dorms.
Why you came to ASU/Why you enjoy it here: Pursuing passion of supporting students and working in my preferred industry of higher education