Counselors & Staff


Please call 724-836-9880 to speak with a member of our
Admissions staff and
to schedule a visit to Pitt-Greensburg today!


  Meet our Admissions Staff

Heather Kabala, Director of Pitt-Greensburg Admissions

Ms. Heather Kabala
Director of Admissions

Phone:  724-836-9885

Heather has worked at Pitt-Greensburg since 2002.  Heather coordinates and oversees the Office of Admissions and would be happy to assist you in any way she can.

Matthew Zidek, Assistant Director of Pitt-Greensburg Admissions

Matthew Zidek
Assistant Director of Admissions,
Transfer and Continuing Education

Phone: 724-836-9900

Matt has been with Pitt-Greensburg since 2009, prior to which he received his graduate degree in Student Affairs in Higher Education.  Matt’s primary responsibilities include assisting transfer, part-time, and continuing education students in making their transition to Pitt-Greensburg a smooth process.  He can also be seen at many community colleges throughout Pennsylvania and surrounding states recruiting students to Pitt-Greensburg.


Joyce Eger
Admissions Counselor


Joyce has been a member of the Pitt-Greenburg community since 2007. She coordinates our University Preview Program for high school students.  Joyce looks forward to your campus visit and meeting you. You can find Joyce recruiting students in her primary service area. 

Joyce’s territory covers the Pennsylvania counties of Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Cameron, Clearfield, Elk, Forest, Indiana, Jefferson, McKean, Somerset, Westmoreland, and Warren. She serves states of Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and the District of Columbia.


Julie Cunningham, Pitt-Greensburg Admissions Counselor Julie Cunningham
Admissions Counselor

Phone: 724-836-9904

Julie is a 2011 graduate of Pitt-Greensburg and has been working as an admissions counselor since graduating. She is very knowledgeable about Pitt-Greensburg and is eager to spread the word about the University to high school students.  She encourages you to schedule a campus visit to learn all that Pitt-Greensburg has to offer. You can find Julie recruiting students in her primary service area as well as assisting with the recruitment and application process of transfer students.

Julie’s freshmen recruiting territory is Allegheny County in Pennsylvania and the states of Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, South Dakota, Washington, and Wyoming.


Ariel Grant, Pitt-Greensburg Admissions Counselor Ariel Grant
Admissions Counselor


Phone: 724-836-7048

Ariel is a 2014 graduate of Pitt-Greensburg and was hired as soon as a she graduated.  She had worked in our office as a tour guide since her freshmen year of college.  She is very eager to help students and families learn more about the campus.  She recommends you schedule a visit and see what Pitt-Greensburg has to offer you. You can find Ariel recruiting students in her primary service area.

Ariel’s service area include the Pennsylvania counties of Adams, Berks, Bradford, Bucks, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clinton, Columbia, Dauphin, Delaware, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, Mifflin, Monroe, Montour, Montgomery, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuykill, Snyder, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Wayne, Wyoming, and York. She also serves states of Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

Amanda Zacur, Pitt-Greensburg Admissions Counselor

Amanda Zacur
Admissions Counselor

Phone: 724-836-9971

Amanda is a 2010 graduate of Pitt-Greensburg with a degree in Psychology and has her Master’s Degree in Student Affairs in Higher Education. She is very excited to be back and sharing her passion for Pitt-Greensburg with future students. Amanda would love to meet you and your family during your campus visit and she is eager to assist you through the admissions process.

Amanda’s recruiting area includes the Pennsylvania counties of Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Clarion, Crawford, Erie, Fayette, Greene, Lawrence, Mercer, Venango, and Washington. She also serves the states of Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas, and Utah.


    Ms. Lois Kalata
Admissions Receptionist

Phone:  724-836-7165

Lois can help answer your general questions about Pitt-Greensburg, schedule your campus visit and direct you to your counselor.  She also processes all admission applications for students.


Joani Pletcher, Campus Visit Coordinator  

Joani Pletcher
Campus Visit Coordinator
Phone:  724-836-9880

Joani coordinates all admissions events on campus, and will help you schedule your campus visit. She will also direct you to your counselor.