Admissions Staff

EOU Admissions Staff & Counselors

Mandy Griffin

Mandy Griffin

Admissions Counselor 
Bachelor of Science | Agricultural Business Management, 2013
Oregon State University
Bachelor of Science | Philosophy, Politics & Economics (PPE), 2013
Eastern Oregon University

Contact: mgriffin@eou.edu | 541.962.3237

Campus Visit Coordinator | Preview Day Coordinator

  • Oregon County Territories: Gilliam, Sherman, Union, Wallowa, Wasco
  • Washington County Territories:  Clark
  • States: AR, CT, LA, MD, DC, NE, ND, OK, SD, VA, WV, WY
Trisha Harshberger

Trisha Harshberger

Admissions Counselor 
Bachelor of Music, 2009
Eastern Oregon University

Contact: tharshbe@eou.edu | 541.962.3183

Spring Tour Coordinator

  • Oregon County Territories: Benton, Lincoln, Linn, Polk
  • States: AK, CO, DE, KS, KY, ME, MN, MS, MT, NY, TN
Genesis Medeards

Genesis Meaderds

Admissions Counselor 
Bachelor of Science
Eastern Oregon University

Contact: gmeaderds@eou.edu | 541.962.3491

  • Oregon County Territories: Coos, Curry, Douglas, Jackson, Josephine, Klamath, Lane
  • Washington County Territories: Clallam, Cowlitz, Douglas, Grays Harbor, Island, Jefferson, King, Kitsap, Kittitas, Klickitat, Lewis, Mason, Okanogan, Pacific, Pierce, San Juan, Skagit, Skamania, Snohomish, Thurston, Wahkiakum, Whatcom
  • States: GA, IL, IA, MA, MI, MO, NJ, NM, PA, RI, UT
Kevin Townsend

Kevin Townsend

Admissions Counselor
Bachelor of Communication Studies
University of Montana

Contact: ktownsend@eou.edu | 541.962.3029

  • Oregon County Territories: Crook, Harney, Jefferson, Wheeler, Clakamas, Clatsop, Columbian, Deschutes, Lake, Tillamook, Yamhill
  • Washington County Territories: Asotin, Columbia, Garfield, Spokane, Whitman, Ferry, Lincoln, Pend Orielle, Stevens
  • States: AL, FL, HI, IN, NH, NV, NC, OH, SC, VT, WI
Coty Lovelady

Coty Lovelady

Admissions Counselor
Bachelor of Arts in Religion
Birmingham-Southern College

Contact: clovelady@eou.edu | 

  • Oregon County Territories: Clackamas, Multnomah, Hood River, Gilliam, Sherman, Wasco, Clatsop, Columbia, Tillamook, Yamhill
  • Washington County Territories: Clark, Pacific, Lewis, Wahkiakum, Cowlitz, Skamania, Klickitat
  • States: DE, KS, MA, MN, MS, NY, TN, NC, OH, SC, MO

Gina Galaviz

Director of AdmissionsGina Galaviz
Bachelors of Science – Business Administration focus on Leadership, Organization, & Management, 2010
Eastern Oregon University

Contact: ggalaviz@eou.edu | 541.962.3496

  • Oregon County Territories: Hood River, Malheur, Marion, Morrow, Umatilla, Washington
  • Washington County Territories: Chelan, Grant, Yakima
  • States: AZ, CA, ID, TX

Office Support Staff

Shalem O’Rourke

Contact: sorourke@eou.edu | 541.962.3393

Jeff Davis

Call Center

Contact: jdavis@eou.edu | 541.962.3672


Application Specialists

Call 800.452.8639 or click here to contact an Admissions Specialist regarding your application.

Susan Knape

Application Specialist

Barb Kraft

Application Specialist

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