To Contact Admissions:
Maura Budusky, Admissions Counselor for Western NC
Maura grew up in Jim Thorpe, PA, a small town in the Pocono Mountains. She attended Lock Haven University where she was a "Haven Ambassador", and an Annual Fund Representative. After graduating with her Bachelors in Business Administration and Marketing she began working for her alma mater as an Admissions Counselor but the North Carolina weather brought her down to Louisburg College. Making the tough decision as to what college to attend is a critical point in any students life, and Maura is excited to help students make the next step in continuing their education.
Brittany Hunt, Campus Guest Coordinator
1.800.775.0208 ext. 3222
Marla Peoples, Great Futures Coach
Marla was born in Pennsylvania and lived the first eight years of her life in New York. Her family then moved to Raleigh where she attended Millbrook High School (Go Wildcats!!). She attended UNC-Greensboro and earned a bachelor's degree in Public Health Education. She worked as a Public Health Educator for Franklin County Health Department for 7 years. During this time, she attended NCSU and earned a Masters of Education. When she finished her master's degree, she was hired by Frankin County Schools as the Health Education Coordinator. After 7 years, she became the Director of Student Services. In January 2011, she retired from the state with 30 years of service. She became an admissions counselor at Louisburg College in January 2011 and loves that she has found a position working with students and families. She has lived in Louisburg since 1983 with her husband Al. She has twin daughters, Sarah and Amanda, who attend East Carolina University.
1.800.775.0208 ext. 3333
Interdonato, Associate Director of Admissions/Admissions Counselor for Out of State and International
Nicole Interdonato grew up in Gettysburg, PA. She attended Lebanon Valley College where she played Division 3 Tennis and was a "Valley Ambassador." After graduating with her Bachelors in Psychology, she decided to continue her education at West Chester University in PA, for her MS in Counseling Education/Higher Education. The warm weather and cherry blossoms brought Nicole south and she enjoys living in downtown Raleigh. Louisburg College has given her the opportunity to share her passion for admissions with prospective students and their families. As the Assistant Director of Admissions and counselor for Western North Carolina, Nicole loves watching students realize they do have the ability to succeed and utilize their skills to do so.
1.800.775.0208 ext. 3211
Erica Janak, Admissions Counselor for Eastern, NC
Erica grew up in Philadelphia, PA. She attended Mount St. Mary's University where she participated in the Student Government Association and worked in various positions within the Admissions Office, including coordinating tours as a "Mount Ambassador." Upon graduating with her Bachelors in Business and Spanish, Erica was offered a position in the Admissions Office. She is currently working towards her Masters of Business Administration. Erica moved to Wilson, North Carolina when her husband accepted a position at East Carolina University. Erica loves the warm weather and being so close to so many beautiful beaches! As the newest Admissions Counselor at Louisburg College, Erica is excited to continue helping students make one of the most important decisions in their lives.
1.800.775.0208 ext. 3260
Georgette Strickland-Burnette, Admissions Data Manager
Burnette began working at Louisburg College in September 2008. She is married and has one child. Prior to her employment with the college, she served in a denominational office for over sixteen years.
1.800.775.0208 ext. 3235
Stephanie Tolbert, Vice President of Enrollment
Tolbert received her associates from Louisburg College in 1999 and went on to Meredith College to earn a bachelors in Mass Communications. After working in television at WRAL-TV 5 for a few years, she went back to East Carolina University to earn a Masters in Business Administration. She worked at Louisburg College from 2002-2007 as our Vice President of Enrollment Management and left the college in 2007 to move to Virginia and get married. She rejoined the college in July of 2009 as the Vice President of Enrollment and is thrilled to be back at “home.”
1.800.775.0208 ext. 3233