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Admissions Counselors

We can't wait to meet you!

We want to make coming to UW-Eau Claire an easy and convenient experience for you. No matter what kind of future Blugold you are, we can help you with your questions and needs. Find out more about our counselors and feel free to contact them through the information below.

  • Katherine Braunsky

    Katherine (Katy) Braunsky

    • Admissions Counselor

    Works primarily with first-year students from Northeast Wisconsin

  • Caroline Kernan

    Caroline Kernan

    • Admissions Counselor

    Works primarily with multicultural students and first-year students from Southeastern Wisconsin

    “There’s nothing more rewarding than helping future students find their place and passion here at UWEC. I am devoted to empowering students through education and providing them with the tools to succeed."

  • Shawn Larson

    Shawn Larson

    • Admissions Counselor

    Works primarily with first-year students from Northwestern Wisconsin and students interested in UWEC – Barron County

    "The campuses of this university are home for me. Much of what I have in my own life I owe to the experiences I had in my time as an undergraduate student. I’m humbled and over-joyed to have the platform now to help open those same doors of opportunity with UW-Eau Claire that I had for all students that I work with, each and every day.”

  • Jayke Meyers

    Jayke Meyers

    • Admissions Counselor

    Works primarily with first-year students from the Twin Cities area

    "I've always had a passion for helping others, and with my position I get to fulfill that passion every day by helping students start and continue their journey at UW-Eau Claire."

  • Maggie Hall

    Maggie Meyers

    • Admissions Counselor

    Works primarily with first-year students from Southcentral and Southwestern Wisconsin

    “The best part of my job is helping students and families learn how they can make their college dreams come true at UW-Eau Claire.”

  • Sarah Stackhouse

    Sarah Stackhouse

    • Admissions Counselor

    Works primarily with international students

    "My utmost passion is empowering people from around the world to pursue their educational dreams and helping them discover the best version of themselves through the holistic opportunities at UWEC and within the wider community. "

  • Susan Vang

    Susan Vang

    • Admissions Counselor

    Works primarily with first-year students from Northcentral Wisconsin and Northern/Southern Minnesota

    "Nothing brings me more joy than watching students seek their passion and strive for their goals. I am inspired by students every day as they aspire to chase the opportunities that are available to them as Blugolds."

  • Corey Meyer

    Corey Meyer

    • Transfer Admissions Counselor

    Works primarily with transfer students

    "I enjoy giving students the opportunity to better their lives through everything UWEC has to offer."

  • Alicia Schwahn

    Alicia Schwahn

    • Special Populations Coordinator

    Works primarily with High School Special (ECCP and HSSP), Undergraduate Special, and Graduate Special students for both UW-Eau Claire and UWEC – Barron County

    “The best part about my job is being able to assist special student populations in furthering their education, no matter where they are in life.”

  • Joey Bohl

    Joey Bohl, B.A., M.Ed

    • Associate Director

    Works primarily with residency and residency reviews; technology and application processing management

    "The best part of my job is helping students and parents navigate the new and sometimes complicated world of admission applications. It is rewarding to help students from the start of an application to actually see them register for classes."

  • Isabel Walters

    Isabel Walters

    • Interim Director

    Works primarily with first-year students from the Chippewa Valley, home schooled students, nontraditional students, and military veterans

    "The best part of my job is helping prospective students of all educational backgrounds achieve their goals and discover their place in the wonderful UW-Eau Claire community."

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