|Name:||Maria Engels, Admission Counselor, and Transfer and Multicultural Coordinator|
- BA, Psychology with a minor in Economics, Clark University
- Joined Juniata staff in 2013
Originally adopted from Bangladesh, Maria was raised and identifies Rochester, New York as being home. Prior to joining the Juniata staff in 2013, Maria earned her degree in Psychology from Clark University. During her undergraduate career, Maria was involved with several intramural sports, a Club Officer for Students Advocating Safe Choices, a general member of the Fiat Lux Honors Society, a peer mentor for incoming first-year students during the 2010-2011 school year, and an admissions student ambassador for two years.
In 2014, Maria took a new position and currently serves as the coordinator of Juniata’s multicultural recruitment efforts. Maria’s territory includes all of the Northeast and New York State. Travel is highly valued in her family, which has encouraged her to visit over half of the U.S. states and nine different countries. When she’s not traveling, Maria enjoys working out, reading a good book, and spending time outdoors. Please feel free to contact her if you have any questions about the college search process!