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UMA Augusta Campus

KathyKathy Trask
Associate Director of Admissions


Kathy is responsible for the daily operation of the Admissions Office and oversees all recruitment and review processes.  She has a depth of experience in admissions unmatched at UMA.  Kathy also may review applications and works closely with the Maine Community College System in relation to transfer students. She works with international prospective students, helping them from their initial inquiry through to their matriculation status.  Kathy works closely with other administration offices and faculty in relation to the admissions process.

JohnMcLaughlinJohn L. McLaughlin

Assistant Director of Enrollment Services & Recruiting


As a graduate of UMA, John enjoys sharing his knowledge of UMA with prospective students.  He guides applicants through admissions and enrollment processes and also reviews applications.  John develops and coordinates recruiting strategies for UMA. He engages in admissions & recruiting outreach activities throughout Maine. He is a primary point of contact for the Bachelor of Architecture degree program, and for adult learners interested in  transitioning into or rejoining the college experience.  John works with the Associate Director to meet the admissions needs of international applicants and to coordinate the international admissions process.  He also helps plan and coordinate campus-based admissions programs and activities.

GailPGail Pelletier
Enrollment Services Admissions Coordinator


Gail is a recent UMA graduate who enjoys reviewing applications and meeting with applicants and prospective students. She develops and coordinates activities designed to assist individuals and groups with admissions and enrollment steps. Gail has oversight of UMA's annual Guidance Counselor Luncheon and Open House events held on the Augusta campus. She also visits local high schools and attends recruiting events throughout Maine. In addition, Gail is the primary point of contact for high school groups interested in visiting the Augusta campus.

JamesPauletteJames Paulette
Admissions Counselor


Jim is a UMA alum and the newest Admissions Counselor in our Augusta Office.  He reviews applications, assists prospective students with the application process and represents UMA at a wide range of events in the local community.  As a veteran, Jim is our primary point of contact for prospective veteran students, military personnel, and their dependens who want to learn more about UMA's nationally-recognized veterans services.  He is also the Admissions representative for UMA's new Aviation program, and is the Program Coordinator for UMA's Summer Scholar Program for high school students, YoUMA.


 UMA Bangor Campus:

JoanJoan Goodwin
Records Technician II


Joan is the primary receptionist and processor for the Admissions & Student Enrollment Services office at UMA Bangor.  She handles a wide range of duties supporting student applications, bills, and financial aid needs.

peggyMargaret Titcomb
Administrative Assistant

Peggy shares the responsibilities of the front desk with Joan, assisting students by phone or in person with questions about admissions, billing, and financial aid paperwork. She is our primary document imaging person, and assists with the administrative operation of the office.

nicoleNicole Cloud
Admissions and Intake Associate


Nicole is an Admissions Counselor at UMA Bangor. She reviews applications, meets with applicants and prospective students, and assists with questions during all stages of the admission process.  Nicole coordinates application review for the Veterinary Technology program.  She conducts recruitment travel to area high schools, college fairs, and adult education centers to share her knowledge of UMA. Nicole is also invested in the UMA Bangor learning community as a part-time adjunct faculty member, occasionally teaching communications classes.

kateKathryn Kevit
Assistant Director of Enrollment Services


Kate is the senior manager of Admissions and Enrollment Services at UMA Bangor.  She coordinates the Bangor student Admissions Ambassador program, as well as the review for the Dental Health programs. Kate is the UMA coordinator for the North American Indian Tuition Waiver program, and serves on a number of committees and boards supporting UMA Bangor's outreach efforts.  Kate conducts recruitment travel and assists with all UMA outreach efforts in the region.