Get to Know Our Admissions Staff

Jodi Elness

Title:  Director of Recruitment and Admissions

Degrees:  BS in Mass Communication/Advertising from St. Cloud State University, MA in Management from The College of St. Scholastica

Phone Number:  320-308-5087

Email: jelness@sctcc.edu

Hobbies: Being outdoors, camping, hiking, four-wheeling, boating and fishing


Molly McAlister

Title: Admissions/PSEO Specialist

Degrees: B.A. Communication Studies—SCSU, M.S. Higher Education Administration—SCSU 

Phone Number: (320) 308-6022

Emailmolly.mcalister@sctcc.edu

Hobbies: Singing, dancing, acting, hiking, travelling, swimming, kickboxing, cooking


Matt Pichelmann

Title: Recruitment and Retention Specialist

Degrees: AA Degree from St. Cloud Technical and Community.  Bachelors of Psychology and Master in College Counseling and Student Development from St. Cloud State University 

Phone Number: 320-308-5406

Email: matthew.pichelmann@sctcc.edu

Hobbies: During any time period of great weather in Minnesota I love spending time camping, having bonfires, and hanging out with friends/family.  I’m an avid Amateur baseball fan, while also playing for the Avon Lakers during the summers.  I love to play guitar whenever I get the chance.  I’m also guilty of being a couch rat with enjoying a lot of movies and relaxation time whenever I get the chance. 


Denise Cruz

Title: Admission Representative

Degrees: Bachelors of Arts in Sociology, Minor in Chicano Latino Studies

Phone Number: (320) 308-1594

Email Address: Denise.Cruz@sctcc.edu

Hobbies: Arts & culture events, nature, good music and I enjoy the company of animals!


Mary Tholl

Title: Enrollment Management Technician

Phone Number: (320) 308-5067

Email: mtholl@sctcc.edu


Nathan Jacobson

Title: Assessment Coordinator

Degrees: Bachelors of Social Work, St. Cloud State University

Phone Number: (320)308-6007

Email: njacobson@sctcc.edu

Hobbies: Spending time with family; learning about other languages and cultures; watching Youtube and Netflix


Jayme Stang

Title: Office & Administration Specialist

Degrees: BS in Mass Communication/Advertising and Communication Studies, St. Cloud State University

Phone: 320-308-1541

Email: jstang@sctcc.edu

Hobbies: Continuing my educational goals, spending time with my children, cooking, working out and enjoying time outside in the summer.


Sue Heim

Title: Customer Service Specialist

Phone number: 320-308-5089

Email: Sue.Heim@sctcc.edu


Contact the Admissions Office if you have any questions!