Admissions Counselors

Meet Our Admissions Team

Are you considering calling Johnson University home? The best way to see if we are right for you is to come visit us! Tour our beautiful Knoxville campus, and visit the majestic surroundings of the Smoky Mountains. While you are here, meet with one of our admissions counselors to find out more about our academic programs, the affordability of a Johnson education, and our admissions requirements. 

Contact the appropriate admissions counselors from the list below (based on where you live). We can’t wait to meet you and show you firsthand why so many students and alumni are proud to call Johnson University Tennessee home.

Undergraduate Admissions Counselors


Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan
Assistant Director of Recruitment
B.S. Johnson University
Team member since 2009
865-251-2249

 

Kristen Timm

Tennessee
Admissions Counselor
B.S. Johnson University
Team member since 2015
865-251-2312

 

Sarah Mattson

All Other States
Admissions Counselor
B.S. Johnson University
Team member since 2016
865-251-2234

 

Chloe Nielsen

Graduate and Adult Studies Admissions


Director of Graduate and Adult Studies Admissions
B.S. University of Tennessee
Team member since 2014
865-251-3400
Lisa Tarwater

Online, Graduate, and Adult Studies Admissions Counselor
B.A. Johnson University
Team member since 2016
865-251-3479
Lauren Shears

Other Admissions Staff


Administrative Assistant
B.A. Johnson University
Team member since 2016
865-251-3411
Naomi East

Director of Undergraduate Admissions
B.S. University of Tennessee
Team member since 2011
865-251-2233
Julee Schultz