Meet the Admissions Team

Dr. Thomas D. Iwankow

Dean of Enrollment Management

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John Ramoska

Director of Admission

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“I really enjoy working in admissions because it allows me to assist students with achieving their own unique educational goals.  Here at Maria, I have an opportunity to work one on one with students and build a lasting relationship that continues after they have enrolled.  The personal attention provided to the students here at Maria College is unmatched.”                        
Recruitment Territory 
  • re-enrollment
  • International

 Hometown:  Glens Falls, NY

 Education:  B.A. Siena College
                    M.S. Northeastern University

 Hobbies:  Anything sports, whether it is playing them or simply watching my favorite teams on TV.  I enjoy being outdoors, playing golf, and skiing in the winter.


Andrew Ledoux

Assistant Director of Admission

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"Working in admissions has allowed me the opportunity to assist with one's transition into the higher education setting. Here at Maria, we celebrate student success and take pride in each and every scholar that we welcome to our community. To me, there's nothing better."
Recruitment Territory
  • Rensselaer County
  • Putnum County
  • Idaho
  • Washington County
  • New England
  • Utah
  • Columbia County
  • Washington
  • Arizona
  • Green County
  • Oregon

Hometown: Seekonk, Massachusetts

Education: B.A., American International College, English
                      M.S.Ed, St. Rose, Higher Education Leadership, May 2016

Hobbies: Cooking, reading, exploring destinations new to me, and finding myself by the ocean whenever the opportunity arises.


Jenna Boland

 Assistant Director of Admission

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“Maria College provides a foundation for students to go anywhere. At Maria College students have the ability to achieve academic excellence while having a committed faculty and staff at their side every step of the way. Being an Admission Counselor provides me with a sense of accomplishment knowing that I have been able to help students reach their academic goals."
Recruitment Territory
  • Schenectady County
  • Pennsylvania
  • Georgia
  • Fulton County
  • Ohio
  • Alabama
  • Montgomery County
  • West Virginia
  • Mississippi
  • Schoharie County
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Onida County
  • Tennessee
  • Arkansas
  • The City of Albany
  • North Carolina
  • Guilderland
  • South Carolina

Hometown:   Niskayuna, NY

Education:  B.A., Georgia State University, Business Administration

Hobbies: Working out, traveling and watching anything on Bravo


Matthew Muller

Assistant Director of Admission

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"As an admissions counselor at Maria I enjoy helping students along on their educational journey and receive great satisfaction in watching students go from where they are to where the want to be.  At Maria the strong academic programs, coupled with the personal touch of the faculty and staff prepares our students to not only graduate from the program but to become leaders in their chosen field."
Recruitment Territory
  • Albany County
    (minus Albany/Guilderland)
  • Florida
  • South Dakota
  • Saratoga County
  • Texas
  • Nebraska
  • Warren County
  • California
  • Minnesota
  • North Country
  • Nevada
  • Iowa
  • Southern Tier
  • Oklahoma
  • Missouri
  • Central/Western NY
  • New Mexico
  • Wisconsin
  • New York
    Metropolitian Area
  • Colorado
  • Illinois
  • Long Island
  • Kansas
  • Indiana
  • New Jersey
  • Wyoming
  • Michigan
  • Delaware
  • Montana
  • Maryland
  • North Dakota

Hometown: Corinth, NY

Education: BS & MS Suny Plattsburgh

Hobbies: I enjoy anything outdoors; camping, fishing, baseball, golf and anything that allows me to take advantage of living in upstate New York.


Nicole Ranieri

 Admission Coordinator

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“Maria College has such a strong and unique sense of community. I feel as if I’m not only part of a team, but part of a family, and that family includes staff, faculty, and students. It makes the work that we do here feel all the more personal and meaningful.” 

Hometown:   Bronxville, NY 

Education:  M.S., SUNY Albany, Secondary Education, English

                   B.A., Fordham University, English 

Hobbies: Watching baseball (go Yankees!), kayaking, biking, cross-county skiing, and taking my daughter to the playground. I also love to bake—and eat—cookies.