Graduate Admissions Staff

Michael George

Michael R. George, MS
Director of Graduate Admissions

Phone: 585-245-5148

Hometown: Lancaster, NY

Profile:  Mike earned a bachelor's degree in Communication Studies from Canisius College in Buffalo then enjoyed a stint in advertising before returning to his alma mater to begin a career in college admissions.  During his 20 years at Canisius he earned a master's degree in educational administration while developing expertise in enrollment management, at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

Fun Fact: Mike began donating blood in his senior year of high school.  During his junior year of college, a friend who was studying to be a phlebotomist, encouraged him to donate platelets.  Later that year he made his first donation and has been donating platelets since.  He recently made his 115th donation of whole blood or platelets in August.

Brittany Maiorano

Jill Leibenguth

Phone: 585-245-5040

Hometown: Western Finger Lakes Region

Kathleen Nolan

Kathleen "Kat" Nolan
Graduate Assistant

Phone: 585-245-5040

Hometown: Commack, NY

Profile: Kat earned a B.S. in Accounting and Mathematics and is currently pursuing her M.S. in Accounting from SUNY Geneseo. During her undergraduate years, Kat obtained rewarding internship experiences in audit at R.S. Abrams & Co., LLP and forensic accounting at both StoneTurn and the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office. Kat hopes to pursue a career in forensic accounting upon graduation.

Fun Fact: Kat is highly involved in Relay for Life and enjoys attending the Geneseo event every year to honor her friends and family members who battled cancer.