Enrollment Services Leadership

Enrollment Management Leadership

The Enrollment Management leadership team welcomes you to Teachers College! It is our privilege to create an efficient and enjoyable journey as you navigate the admissions and enrollment process, from your first point of contact through registering for classes. Our staff strives to offer superior services in marketing, communications, admissions, financial aid, and registrar functions. We look forward to working with you and providing our support and guidance.

We invite you to learn more about us, and if you see any of us on campus, say hello!

Tani Castañeda
Associate Vice President and Chief Enrollment Officer

Tani oversees enrollment management and planning for Teachers College and is responsible for the functional areas of marketing, communications, enrollment research, admissions, financial aid, and the registrar. From student awareness to alumnus, she provides strategic direction and leadership and ensures enrollment operations run smoothly. Tani has over 20 years of professional experience, most recently serving as the Associate Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management at Rutgers University. She has previously held positions in admissions and student services at Clark University, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and Boston College. Tani earned her doctoral degree in organizational leadership from Northeastern University, master’s degrees in counseling from Boston College and psychology from Brandeis University, and her bachelor’s degree from Wellesley College.

Sara Edmunds
Sara Edmunds
Director of Strategic Initiatives

Since joining Teachers College in 2017, Sara has served in a number of roles within the Enrollment Management Division. As the Director of Strategic Initiatives, she oversees enrollment research, data reporting, and analysis; coordinates the enrollment planning process; and manages special projects and cross-functional collaboration within the Division and across the College. She previously held positions at The American University in Cairo and New York University. She received her B.A. from Oberlin College and M.A. from NYU.

Megan Massaro, Registrar
Megan Massaro
Megan oversees all aspects of the Registrar’s Office and Office of Doctoral Studies, and joins TC most recently from Montclair State University where she was the Associate Registrar for evaluation and curriculum. Over the course of her career, Megan has also worked in the State and City of New York university systems and has specialized in change management and the modernization of registrar processes. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Purchase College and a Master of Science in Education in Higher Education Administration from Baruch College. 
Ana Lissette Melo
Ana Lissette Melo
Director of Financial Aid Operations

Ana oversees the daily operations of the College financial aid program and works closely with the Office of Admission on recruitment and enrollment strategies. She has served in TC’s Office of Financial Aid since 2010. Prior to joining the TC community, she worked at Brown University in the Office of Financial Aid. Ana earned both her undergraduate degree and a master's degree in College Student Personnel from the University of Rhode Island.

Kelly Sutton-Skinner
Kelly Sutton-Skinner
Director of Admission and New Student Enrollment

Kelly oversees the Office of Admission and the recruitment and enrollment of new students. She began her career in higher education as an Admission and Recruitment Outreach Assistant at Baruch College, City University of New York. Since then, she has represented multiple institutions, gaining broader insight into the landscape of higher education and best practices in efficient, inclusive student service. Most recently, she served as Associate Director of Admissions at Barnard College, Columbia University, coordinating campus visit operations, the first-year application review process, and the implementation of Technolutions Slate. Kelly earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.A. in Higher and Postsecondary Education from Teachers College.

Brooks Terry
Brooks Terry
Director of Enrollment Marketing

Brooks is responsible for developing and executing integrated, multichannel strategies that identify, attract, engage, and enroll new students. He has more than a decade of experience in higher education marketing, having served as the in-house marketing director at colleges across the country and as an agency account supervisor supporting Fordham, Sarah Lawrence, and Syracuse, among others. Brooks is a graduate of Florida State University, where he was a writer and editor for the independent student newspaper.

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