University Relations and Enrollment

Staff Listing

John B. Lehman

  • Vice President for University Relations and Enrollment

About John

  • In addition to his responsibilities at Michigan Tech, John enjoys his role as a co-lead facilitator at LeaderShape and a faculty member for various Academic Impressions professional development conferences and webcasts. His research interests include student impressions of college costs and children of student affairs professionals impressions of their parents' work.

Allison Carter

  • Director, Admissions

About Allison

  • A proud Husky herself, Allison began her career at Michigan Tech as a regional recruiter in the Midwest and served as campus visit coordinator prior to being named director in 2006. When not at work she enjoys spending time with family, gardening, and exploring the Keweenaw.

Joe Cooper

  • Director, Student Financial Services Center

About Joe:

  • Before his work in Student Financial Services, Joe gained valuable experience in the areas Housing and Student Activities. Concurrently serving as a Michigan Tech Title IX Deputy Coordinator, he is a strong advocate for sexual violence prevention and campus safety. When Joe isn't busy with work or his doctoral program, he enjoys traveling, watching movies, discovering exciting places in the Upper Peninsula, and spending time with his beagle, Kirby.

Karen Hall

  • Director, Student and Advancement Information Systems

About Karen

  • Karen has served on the Ellucian Student Client Advisor Board, the Michigan Tech Blue Line Board and the professional development committee at Michigan Tech. She also serves as an adjunct faculty member at Gogebic Community College teaching business law, management, and MS office.

Cody Kangas

  • Director, Center for Pre-College Outreach

About Cody

  • The proud father of two girls spends his free time with his wife and family, traveling, and playing the guitar.

Stephen Patchin

  • Director, Career Services

About Steve

  • Steve has a passion for researching how teaching techniques need to change to adapt to how future generations learn most effectively. He enjoys traveling and meeting people, then writing about their unique stories. The avid boater knows his way around the grill and enjoys spending time with his family, including two black Labs, Zeus and Apollo.

Ian Repp

  • Director, University Marketing and Communications

About Ian

  • Ian enjoys being outdoors, going for long jogs, and spending time with his wife, J.R., and their two boys, Cale and Crosby.

Cassy Tefft de Munoz

  • Director of International Programs and Services

About Cassy

  • In addition to being passionate about empowering students to be successful, Cassy also loves learning about other languages and cultures and traveling the world.
  • She spends her weekends camping, hiking, eating, and exploring the local area with her husband, daughter, and playful puppy.
Lynda Heinonen

Lynda Heinonen

  • Administrative Aide


  • Provides administrative support to the Associate Vice President for Enrollment, Marketing and Communications and the Associate Vice President and Dean of Students