Meet your admission counselor



Meet your admission counselor

Need help exploring an associate degree or certificate? Do you want to learn what a St. Kate's program is like, find out how your credits will transfer, or get help to apply? Let our admission counselors be your guide. If you have a question about a specific program, e-mail or call one of the admission counselors listed below. Your counselor is available to meet with you in person, or consult with you on the phone or via e-mail.

lienesch.jpg Dave Lienesch - Assistant Director of Admission

651.690.7801 •

Contact Dave if you're interested in learning more about:

Hometown: Cincinnati, Ohio

What I like best about St. Kate's: "I like the supportive atmosphere that the faculty and staff provide for the students here."


Bonita Lindell - Director of Associate Admission

651.690.7803 •

Bonita is your guide if you're not sure which program is right for you and want help exploring healthcare careers and educational programs — or if you're interested in any or the following programs:

  • Coding Specialist
  • Health Information Specialist

Hometown: West Point, Mississippi

What I like best about St. Kate's: "St. Kate's is committed to the development of effective, ethical leaders. This empowers people to be change agents. I also like the diversity of degrees, students, staff and faculty."


martinez_thumb.jpg Juanita Martinez - Assistant Director of Admission

651.690.7802 •

Contact Juanita if you're interested in learning more about any of these programs:

  • Medical Administrative Technician
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • Physical Therapist Assistant

Hometown: Minneapolis, Minnesota

What I like best about St. Kate's: "I am always active and watching for the opportunity to meet and help students understand what education is about. I like being part of the process that will shape students' lives. Thank you for the privilege of helping you shape your dreams! Can it really get much better than that