Humboldt State University

Office of Admissions

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Romi Hitchcock-Tinseth John Panting Lara Mowery Steve Ladwig
Admissions Counselors

Lara Mowery, Admissions Counselor

Lara Mowery

lm1891@humboldt.edu
707.826.6213

Recruiting Area:

Greater San Diego and the greater Inland Empire

Describe your personality in five words:

Just five? Compassionate, Warm, Outgoing, "Red Head"

Favorite activities on the North Coast:

Hiking the beaches and forests with my dog Dexter and checking out Sci-Fi nights at The Arcata Theater

What I love most about HSU:

It’s the gem of the CSU’s! So unique and different and HSU provides students with so many opportunities in and out of the classroom that you cannot find anywhere else.

Romi Hitchcock-Tinseth, Assistant Director of Admissions (Outreach)

Romi Hitchcock-Tinseth

romi@humboldt.edu
707.826.6224
"Fun Fact: The creator of SpongeBob SquarePants, Stephen Hillenburg, graduated from HSU."

Recruiting Area:

Local area. (Humboldt, Del Norte, Trinity, and Mendocino Counties)

Describe your personality in five words:

Thankful, Positive, Compassionate , Open-minded, and Giving

Favorite activities on the North Coast:

Hike/run, share time with family, enjoy local music, art and community events.

What I love most about HSU:

The hands-on experiences for students, providing individualized attention, and being part of a campus community devoted to using our education to change the world for the better!

John Panting, Admissions Counselor

Recruiting Area:

California's Central Valley and Central Coast

Describe your personality in five words:

Loves to Try New Things

Favorite activities on the North Coast:

Dance to music, walk through the trees, eat locally.

What I love most about HSU:

The way that the campus feels like a home away from home.

Steve Ladwig, Director of Admissions

Describe your personality in five words:

Adventurous, inquisitive, direct, humorous, in-progress

Favorite activities on the North Coast:

Kayaking, hiking, dinner with friends, time with family

What I love most about HSU:

It's a small town feel with a world-wide view