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With the Round One deadline approaching on October 2, we want to provide you with an opportunity to have any of your lingering questions about the application process answered. Here's your chance to chat with the Admissions team about the application, essays, transcripts, letters of recommendation and more.

Event Panelist(s):

Carrie Lydon
Associate Director of Admissions - Carrie joined the Chicago Booth admissions team in August 2008. She is responsible for evaluation strategy, application development and operations, as well as developing LGBT recruitment initiatives. Prior to joining the Admissions Office, Carrie?s served as the development director for Girls in the Game, where she led the organization's resource development and strategic planning. Carrie received her bachelor's degree from Ball State University and is currently pursuing a master?s degree in learning and organizational change from Northwestern University.
 
Donna Swinford
Director of Operations and Evaluation - Donna joined the Office of Admissions in 2005. Donna is responsible for handling all issues related to technology, application systems, and operations. Prior to moving to Admissions, she held the positions of project manager for the computing services office and information services manager in Career Services at Chicago Booth.
 
Eddie Pulliam
Senior Associate Director of Admissions - Eddie joined the Admissions Office in 1987 and held several positions before becoming Senior Associate Director. Along with recruiting, reading applications, and interviewing candidates for Chicago Booth, his primary responsibility is spearheading recruitment initiatives for underrepresented minorities.
 
Emily Salans
Assistant Director of Admissions - Emily joined the Admissions team in October of 2011. Along with the recruitment and evaluation of applicants as part of the Admissions Committee, Emily oversees the planning and execution of off-campus events, including admissions receptions, admitted student receptions, and student-hosted events.
 
Joanne Legler
Associate Director of Admissions - Joanne has been with Chicago Booth's Admissions Office since September of 2006. She is responsible for overseeing the Dean's Student Admissions Committee (DSAC), working on women's initiatives and other areas of diversity, and managing the Booth Scholars Program. She most enjoys reading applications and interacting with prospective students and loves the travel she gets to do to promote Chicago Booth.
 
Meghan Keedy
Associate Director of Admissions - Meghan has been at Chicago Booth since March 2010, and recently made the jump from Academic Services to Admissions. In addition to supporting the recruitment and evaluation of applicants as part of the Admissions Committee, she co-manages the Chicago Booth Summer Business Scholars Program and develops content for Admissions publications.
 
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