Freshmen Counseling Staff

Our team is excited to help you as you navigate the enrollment process! Read below to learn more about our Freshman Counselor Team or visit our Transfer Counselor Team webpage. to learn more about our transfer team.

Click on your Admissions Counselor's name to see when they will be in your area or schedule a meeting with them!

Charles Salyers, Assistant Director
Out-of-State Territory: West Virginia 
Virginia Territory: Bland County, Bristol City, Buchanan County, Carroll County, Dickenson County, Galax City, Giles County, Grayson County, Lee County, Norton City, Pulaski County, Russell County, Scott County, Smyth County, Tazewell County, Washington County, Wise County, Wythe County

Emily Ewoldt, Senior Assistant Director
Virginia Territory: Montgomery County, Radford City, Roanoke County, Roanoke City, Salem City, Homeschool Students

Guadalupe Sanchez, Regional Assistant Director
Out-of-State Territory: Washington DC
Virginia Territory: Alexandria City, Arlington County, Fairfax City, Fairfax County, Falls Church City, Manassas City, Manassas Park City, Prince William County

Jared O'Flaherty, Regional Assistant Director 
Out-of-State Territory: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming
Virginia Territory: Accomack County, Chesapeake City, Emporia City, Franklin City, Greensville County, Isle of Wight County, Northampton County, Southampton County, Suffolk City, Surry County, Sussex County, Virginia Beach City

Katie Avis, Admissions Counselor
Out-of-State Territory: Maryland
Virginia Territory: Loudoun County

Katie Monday, Admissions Counselor
Out-of-State Territory: Floriday, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
Virginia Territory: Amelia County, Appomattox County, Bedford City, Bedford County, Brunswick County, Campbell County, Charlotte County, Danville City, Floyd County, Franklin County, Halifax County, Henry County, Lunenburg County, Lynchburg City, Martinsville City, Mecklenburg County, Nottoway County, Patrick County, Pittsylvania County, Prince Edward County

Rebekah LaPlante, Director of Freshman Recruitment
Rebekah is available to assist any student interested in Radford University as well as those whose counselor has not yet joined our team.

Shayna Lyle, Admissions Counselor 
Out-of-State Territory: Pennsylvania
Virginia Territory: Albemarle County, Alleghany County, Amherst County, Augusta County, Bath County, Botetourt County, Buckingham County, Buena Vista City, Charlottesville City, Clifton Forge City, Covington City, Craig County, Cumberland County, Fluvanna County, Greene County, Harrisonburg City, Highland County, Lexington City, Louisa County, Madison County, Nelson County, Orange County, Rockingham County, Staunton City, Waynesboro City

Whitney Pitschke, Regional Assistant Director
Virginia Territory: Hampton City, James City County, Newport New City, Norfolk City, Poquoson City, Portsmouth City, Williamsburg City, York County

New Staff Member, Admissions Counselor
Out-of-State Territory: Ohio
Virginia Territory: Chesterfield County, Colonial Heights City, Dinwiddie County, Goochland County, Hanover County, Henrico County, Hopewell City, Petersburg City, Powhatan County, Richmond City

Your admission counselor will be joining our team shortly. In the meantime, please reach out to Rebekah LaPlante with any questions you have about the application process and your interest in Radford University.

New Staff Member, Admissions Counselor
Out-of-State Territory: Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, Vermont
Virginia Territory: Caroline County, Charles City, Clarke County, Culpeper County, Essex County, Fauquier County, Frederick County, Frederick County, Fredericksburg City, Gloucester County, King and Queen County, King George County, King William County, Lancaster County, Matthews County, Middlesex County, New Kent County, Northumberland County, Page County, Prince George County, Rappahannock County, Richmond County, Shenandoah County, Spotsylvania County, Stafford County, Warren County, Westmoreland County, Winchester City

Your admission counselor will be joining our team shortly. In the meantime, please reach out to Rebekah LaPlante with any questions you have about the application process and your interest in Radford University.