Mari Ann Birch

Work History

Work History
May 2007 - Present

Admissions Coordinator

Brigham Young University-Idaho

•Counsel students, parents, and Church leaders on admission procedures, decisions, programs, and options

•Hire and train student counselors

•Manage the Fast Grad and Return Missionary Programs, Live Chat, messaging policies and

procedures, and student appeals

•Travel extensively in Idaho/Utah and throughout the United States educating perspective students

•Read admission applications and make admission decisions

•Educate high school counselors and Church Education System employees on admission requirements

Mar 2001 - May 2007

Scholarship Coordinator

Brigham Young University-Idaho

•Counseled students and parents in both scholarship and admissions procedures and decisions

•Made admission and scholarship decisions

•Managed and awarded many private scholarship accounts

•Determined appropriated scholarship amounts and disbursed funds appropriately

•Trained new student employees, college deans, and department chairs on scholarship procedures

•Traveled extensively in Idaho/Utah and throughout the United States educating perspective students

•Managed printed materials and advertising in Scholarship Office

•Chair, Scholarship Appeals Committee and Vice-Chair, Main Scholarship Committee

•Served as a member of various committees in the Admissions and Scholarship Office and on campus

Education

Education
Jun 2009 - Present

Masters of Business Administration

Western Governors University
Sep 1998 - May 2000

Bachelor of Science

Lewis-Clark State College

Certifications

Certifications
Jun 2000 - Present

K-8 Certified

Idaho State Board of Education
Jun 2000 - Present

Basic Technology and Literacy

Idaho State Board of Education