Ray Cabot joined the Peddie faculty in 1986 and has served as Director of Admission since 2005. In addition to directing the Admission Office, he has been a history teacher, department chair, varsity coach, dorm parent, advisor and has served in the college office during his time on campus. Ray lives on campus and is the father of two Peddie graduates - Tyler ’09 and Austin ’12. Ray earned a Bachelor’s degree from Brown and a Master’s degree from Columbia.
Associate Director of Admission; Coordinator of Multicultural Recruitment
Mike Agosto, a New York City native, joined the Admission Office in 2010. After graduating from Bates College with an undergraduate degree in Psychology, Mike returned to New York City and worked as a counselor for the independent school placement program of the Boys Club of New York. In addition to his role in the admission office, he lives on campus with his family where he serves as a dorm faculty member in the freshman boys’ dorm, a student advisor, faculty advisor for the Multi-Cultural Alliance, and baseball coach in the spring.
Cenza Brophy has been working in Peddie Admission since the fall of 2000. As the Visit Coordinator and Assistant to the Director of Financial Aid, Cenza assists families through the financial aid process. She has been the "Meals on Wheels" chair of Peddie's annual Community Day for the past 13 years. Cenza is the proud mom of Peddie graduates Alison '00, Lauren '04 and Tommy ‘12.
Kristen Gounis has been working in the Admission Office since 2011 as the Information Technology Coordinator. Kristen earned both her undergraduate and graduate degrees in marketing and finance from Iona College. Prior to Peddie, Kristen spent eight years in the marketing department of a professional services firm in New York City with a focus on database marketing. Kristen lives off campus with her husband Peter and their son, Andrew.
Assistant Director of Admission
Pennsylvania State University - B.S. Lehigh University - M.S.
Kristin Honsel has been working in the Admission Office at Peddie since 2011. After earning her undergraduate degree from Penn State University in 1994, Kristin began her career in education in conjunction with earning her Master’s degree from Lehigh University. Kristin lives on campus with her husband Jason, a Peddie college counselor, their daughter, Zoey and old beagle, Jethro. She also teaches Community Life and is a dorm faculty member to freshmen girls as well as a student and club advisor.
Susie Lloyd came to Peddie in 1993 as a history teacher and field hockey and lacrosse coach. Her previous experience includes teaching and coaching at The Garrison Forrest School and Severn School, admission work at Kenyon College, and the Director of College Counseling at The Boys' Latin School. After taking several years off to be a full-time mother to her four daughters, Sarah ’13, Molly ’14, Abby ’16 and Caroline ‘16, she returned to Peddie in the Admission Office where she has been since 2002. Susie earned her Bachelor’s degree in history degree from Kenyon.
Starting at Peddie in 1995, Mike O’Neill has taught English, served as a dorm supervisor, coached crew and cross country, and currently works as an Admission Officer and the Director of Financial Aid. Mike and his wife, Tricia, live on campus with their six sons - Hugh ’13, Fionn ’15, Aidan ’17, Conall, Owen, and Jimmy. Mike earned his Bachelor’s degree in English from the College of the Holy Cross and his Master’s in English and Film from SUNY Buffalo.
Peter Park '07 joined the Admission Office at Peddie in 2014. After earning his undergraduate degree from Northwestern University in 2011, Peter began his career in education with Teach for America as a middle-school English teacher in Kansas City Public Schools. Peter has returned to Peddie to live on campus as a dorm faculty member with upperclassmen boys and works as an Admission Officer while overseeing the Armellino Scholarship Program.
Vera Wojtowicz has been working at Peddie since 1990 in various offices including Director of Studies, Assistant Head of School, and College Counseling. Currently, she is the International Student Coordinator, assisting international applicants and their families through the application process. Vera is a proud mom of three Peddie graduates - Nick '96, Mike '99 and Jill '03.
Interviews and tours for rolling admission applicants for 2015-16 are held on Tuesday and Thursday only. All application materials must be submitted prior to scheduling an interview. To schedule an interview, please call the Admission Office at 609-944-7501.