International Student & Scholar Services Staff
Jennifer Kenyon, Director
Responsibilities: Oversee the ISSS Office, immigration advising for F1 and J1 students and scholars, manage the international student admissions and recruitment process, review admission applications, advise all current and recently graduated international students.
Experience: I previously served as the Director of International Admissions at Oklahoma City University. I earned my master's degree in Public Administration as well as my B.A. in International and Area Studies from the University of Oklahoma. I was an international student myself in college when I studied abroad in Vichy, France. I am so excited to be a part of the wonderful SUNY Geneseo community, and I look forward to working with you!
Hobbies: I love to cook! I also love to travel, to read, to listen to music, and to spend time with my family and our pets.
Matt McCormick, International Admissions Counselor and Recruiter
Responsibilities: International recruitment, admissions, and enrollment. I work directly with both prospective students and applicants at various stages of the process, and work with outside partners to help build more opportunities for students.
Experience: I previously served as an Assistant Director for Graduate Admissions at The College of Saint Rose in Albany, NY. I obtained a B.A. in International affairs and M.A. in European Union Policy from James Madison University. I studied abroad in Lebanon as an undergraduate student, and my Master’s degree program was based wholly in Florence, Italy. I’m passionate about adult education, love working with the international community, and am very excited to be in my role at SUNY Geneseo!
Hobbies: I really enjoy photography, cooking, traveling, and am also an avid motorcyclist.
Jessica Cosimano, Office Secretary
Experience: I have an Associate’s Degree from Monroe Community College, as well as a Certificate in Medical Transcription. Previous to working in the International office, I was a Medical Typist at the Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehab. I also worked as an Office Assistant in the Office of Admission’s at Geneseo.
About me: I have two daughters, and I love to talk about them! I have two dogs, and chickens. I love romance movies, as well as reality TV shows. Also, during the summer months I play on a women’s and coed softball team.
I am excited to help and learn more about our International students!