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.
Bryn Bair ’09 joined the Peddie Admission Office in 2015. She received her undergraduate degree in Sports and Events Management from Elon University in 2013. Bryn now works as an assistant director of admission while overseeing the Mid-Atlantic Boarding School Group. In addition, Bryn lives on campus and serves as a dorm faculty member in an upperclassmen girls’ dorm.
Cenza Brophy has been working in the Peddie Admission Office 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 and a happy grandmother.
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.
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.
Meagan Maes joined the Peddie Admission Office in 2015 as an assistant director of admission and travel coordinator. Megan brings prior school experience to Peddie via her work at Culver Academies in Indiana. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications from Saint Joseph's College, Indiana.
Chris Malleo joined the Peddie Admission Office in 2015 as an assistant director of admission, tour guide coordinator, dorm supervisor and Peddie's head football coach. Chris graduated from Northwestern University with a BA in communications and a minor in business. Prior to Peddie, Chris had a professional football career, coached football and was director of a high school leadership initiative program. Chris lives on campus with his wife, Ashley, and their dog, Jersey.
Associate Director of Admission/Director of Financial Aid
College of the Holy Cross - A.B. State University of New York-Buffalo - M.A.H.
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 as an admission officer, oversees the Armellino Scholarship Program and serves as a dorm faculty member for upperclassmen boys.
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.