Stump the Slate Squad

WHEN & WHERE
+ Sep 27, 2022
+ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Have questions about Slate? Our team of experts has the answers. Slate is the platform used by enrollment offices around the country to manage recruitment, communications, and enrollment. So, it only makes sense to ensure that you use this CRM to the peak of its power. In this webinar, our Slate specialists will answer your trickiest questions.

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Your Presenters.Your Presenters.

  • Monica Brazil Slate Portals Strategist Persona The Caring and Creative Searcher

    As a Slate Portals Strategist for Carnegie's Underscore division, Monica Brazil designs and develops customized Slate portals for multiple types of audiences, including prospects, applicants, and faculty. Monica also works to ensure successful ongoing partnerships with Carnegie's clients in order to deliver a final product that meets their needs, implements Slate best practices, and provides their audience with a smooth and integrated user experience. Monica also brings expertise in art and design, which translates to building beautiful, functional experiences for students and campus partners.

    Monica Brazil

    As a Slate Portals Strategist for Carnegie's Underscore division, Monica Brazil designs and develops customized Slate portals for multiple types of audiences, including prospects, applicants, and faculty. Monica also works to ensure successful ongoing partnerships with Carnegie's clients in order to deliver a final product that meets their needs, implements Slate best practices, and provides their audience with a smooth and integrated user experience. Monica also brings expertise in art and design, which translates to building beautiful, functional experiences for students and campus partners.

  • Emma Hayek Senior Slate Strategist

    Emma Hayek’s career in higher ed started immediately after college graduation, at place a place she knew and loved – her alma mater Creighton University. After serving as a counselor for a few years, Emma transitioned to managing digital marking for undergraduate admissions – which is when her love for Slate really grew. Emma’s specialties? Creating efficiencies, improving the student experience, and empowering Slate users. But when she’s not geeking out over configurable joins, liquid markup and portals, you can find her outside hiking, camping, or playing with her dog.

    Emma Hayek

    Emma Hayek’s career in higher ed started immediately after college graduation, at place a place she knew and loved – her alma mater Creighton University. After serving as a counselor for a few years, Emma transitioned to managing digital marking for undergraduate admissions – which is when her love for Slate really grew. Emma’s specialties? Creating efficiencies, improving the student experience, and empowering Slate users. But when she’s not geeking out over configurable joins, liquid markup and portals, you can find her outside hiking, camping, or playing with her dog.

  • Jill Huntsberger Slate Implementation Strategist Persona The Adventurous and Creative Architect

    As a member of the Slate Optimization team, Jill assists clients with building their Slate instance from the ground up. She is here to help you dive into your business practices and translate those into the powerful tools available in Slate. Prior to joining Carnegie, Jill worked at Columbia College Chicago for 16 years, first as a recruiter, then as a Slate specialist. Jill loves untangling tricky problems and finding the best path forward using the tools available in Slate.

    Jill Huntsberger

    As a member of the Slate Optimization team, Jill assists clients with building their Slate instance from the ground up. She is here to help you dive into your business practices and translate those into the powerful tools available in Slate. Prior to joining Carnegie, Jill worked at Columbia College Chicago for 16 years, first as a recruiter, then as a Slate specialist. Jill loves untangling tricky problems and finding the best path forward using the tools available in Slate.

  • Amanda Johnson Senior Slate Strategist Persona The Competitive and Strong Mentor

    When people describe Amanda Johnson, you’ll hear the words “passionate” and “dedicated” frequently used. She comes to Carnegie's Slate Optimization team with years of experience in both higher ed and web development, most recently serving as assistant director of admissions for Charleston Southern University. With an appetite for helping institutions communicate effectively to ensure they are gaining the best-fit students, Amanda is here to make sure you meet your enrollment goals. When she isn’t busy falling more in love with Slate, you can find Amanda kickboxing, petting her cat JJ, or collecting yet another coffee mug.

    Amanda Johnson

    When people describe Amanda Johnson, you’ll hear the words “passionate” and “dedicated” frequently used. She comes to Carnegie's Slate Optimization team with years of experience in both higher ed and web development, most recently serving as assistant director of admissions for Charleston Southern University. With an appetite for helping institutions communicate effectively to ensure they are gaining the best-fit students, Amanda is here to make sure you meet your enrollment goals. When she isn’t busy falling more in love with Slate, you can find Amanda kickboxing, petting her cat JJ, or collecting yet another coffee mug.

  • Tom Muscarello Slate Portals Strategist and Software Engineer Persona The Sophisticated and Engaging Dynamo

    As a Slate Portals Strategist and Software Engineer, Thomas Muscarello helps build and tailor Slate portals for multiple audiences, including Application Lifecycle, Prospect, Athletics, and Faculty. Prior to joining Underscore, Tom worked at multiple institutions in both Student Engagement and Residence Life departments. During that time, he developed a passion for creating a positive experience for students.

    Tom Muscarello

    As a Slate Portals Strategist and Software Engineer, Thomas Muscarello helps build and tailor Slate portals for multiple audiences, including Application Lifecycle, Prospect, Athletics, and Faculty. Prior to joining Underscore, Tom worked at multiple institutions in both Student Engagement and Residence Life departments. During that time, he developed a passion for creating a positive experience for students.

  • Nick Porcella Slate Communications Strategist Persona The Industrious and Meticulous Philosopher

    In life, Nick takes a minimalist approach to things. As your Slate Strategist, however, he dives in with enthusiasm to get you the maximum return on investment. Having spent more than five years in college admissions marketing, Nick knows a thing or two about optimizing Slate for each audience. In his spare time, he is a cherry pie and donut connoisseur (not usually together), and enjoys surrealist art.‍

    Nick Porcella

    In life, Nick takes a minimalist approach to things. As your Slate Strategist, however, he dives in with enthusiasm to get you the maximum return on investment. Having spent more than five years in college admissions marketing, Nick knows a thing or two about optimizing Slate for each audience. In his spare time, he is a cherry pie and donut connoisseur (not usually together), and enjoys surrealist art.‍

  • Rocco Porcellio Slate Implementation Strategist Persona The Intelligent and Conceptual Searcher

    As a Slate Implementation Strategist for Carnegie's Underscore division, Rocco Porcellio provides Slate support, training, and technical expertise for Underscore's partners. As a former one-man Slate management team for a regional liberal arts university, Rocco is an avid problem solver and an experienced Slate professional who prefers elegant solutions over expedient routes. He is committed to leveraging technology to enhance the admission and enrollment process for both students and enrollment professionals. Rocco earned his BA in Psychology from the University of Rochester.

    Rocco Porcellio

    As a Slate Implementation Strategist for Carnegie's Underscore division, Rocco Porcellio provides Slate support, training, and technical expertise for Underscore's partners. As a former one-man Slate management team for a regional liberal arts university, Rocco is an avid problem solver and an experienced Slate professional who prefers elegant solutions over expedient routes. He is committed to leveraging technology to enhance the admission and enrollment process for both students and enrollment professionals. Rocco earned his BA in Psychology from the University of Rochester.

  • Megan Robinson EVP, Strategy, Slate Optimization Persona The Engaging and Confident Champion

    Megan is an expert on the endless possibilities of Slate and is eager to share her enthusiasm about its latest and greatest new features with clients. As a former admissions counselor, she understands the complexities of recruitment and operations in the higher education industry. She joined the Carnegie team in 2021 as part of the company’s merger with Underscore, a dedicated Slate development and optimization company.

    Megan Robinson

    Megan is an expert on the endless possibilities of Slate and is eager to share her enthusiasm about its latest and greatest new features with clients. As a former admissions counselor, she understands the complexities of recruitment and operations in the higher education industry. She joined the Carnegie team in 2021 as part of the company’s merger with Underscore, a dedicated Slate development and optimization company.

  • Dylan Schechtel Slate Portals Strategist
    Dylan Schechtel