Meet Our MSW Enrollment Services Team

Amy Greenstein stands in front of a white entryway
Assistant Dean, Enrollment Services

Pronouns: She/Her

How I can help you: I oversee the design, development, and implementation of recruitment, admissions, scholarship, and records/registration strategies that lead to a superior student experience from their first point of contact through graduation.

Fun fact: My favorite activity is bike riding with my husband and daughter on the piers of Brooklyn Bridge Park. The views of Manhattan, the Statue of Liberty, and Brooklyn and Manhattan bridges are phenomenal!

Evangelyn Diaz in a blue blazer with arms folded stands in front of the white concrete stair banister at the 1 Washington Square North entry
Director of Enrollment Services

Pronouns: She/Her

How I can help you: I empower prospective students to make informed decisions about your education and work with admissions and enrollment services colleagues to provide excellent service and seamless support.

Fun fact: I love a good vintage store, traveling, food and vinyl. 

Sam Lewis wearing a dark checkered top seated in front of brick siding
Assistant Director, Enrollment Services, Admissions & Recruitment

Pronouns: She/Her

How I can help you: I strive to be a resource for students as you journey through the graduate school search and admission process. I provide 1:1 outreach, workshops, and personalized guidance, ensuring you have the information and support needed to make an educated decision  and achieve your academic goals.

Fun fact: I enjoy traveling, listening to my favorite R&B albums, and taking walks with my sweet pup, Harley.

Nancy Rentel in a blue patterned stop stands in front of a brick building behind a wrought iron fence and bushes
Assistant Director of Enrollment Services

Pronouns: She/Her

How I can help you: I manage the class registration process for all Silver students, and I make sure Silver receives admissions credentials (transcripts) from incoming students. Additionally, I work with Silver's academic advisors to help students with class scheduling issues.

Fun fact: I love to hike the many trails of the greater New York area. One of my favorites is the Old Croton Aqueduct (OCA) trail which runs from the beautiful Croton Dam in upper Westchester County to Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx.

Nadia Kelson stands outside on a sunny day with the Brooklyn Bridge and NYC skyline in the background
Admissions Recruitment Specialist

Pronouns: They/Them

How I can help you: I serve as the primary contact for prospective students. I offer tailored guidance on our programs, application process, and academic pathways; can help connect you to one of our current student or alumni admissions ambassadors; and seek to ensure you have all the information you need to make an informed decision about your educational journey. 

Fun fact: I enjoy thrifting, making art, reading, discovering new favorite foods, biking, and spending time tending to plants at home or in my community garden.

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Financial Aid Coordinator

Pronouns: He/Him

How I can help you: I provide guidance and assistance regarding financial aid, scholarships, and general financial education to help you navigate the finances of an NYU Silver education.

Fun fact: I am a born and raised New Yorker. Queens to Manhattan, to Brooklyn, back to Queens and now Long Island. Feel free to ask me about NYC "back in the day."

Nada Elsisi wearing a black head wrap and gray top seated in front of red brick siding
Enrollment Services Administrator

Pronouns: She/Her

How I can help you: I interact with prospective students on a daily basis by answering phone calls/emails and hosting/attending recruitment events, which allows me to guide you through the admissions process. 

Fun fact: My favorite thing to do in my free time is curl up with a good book.

Dianne Nieves wearing a black cardigan and white polka dot top stands in front of a red brick building and bushes
Administrative Aide II

Pronouns: She/Her

How I can help you: I help to counsel prospective students and answer general questions about our admissions process via phone or email and can connect you to the right specialist who can address your specific questions.

Fun fact: I love to sing karaoke and enjoy long walks with my dog Bella.

Susan Ziskin wearing a blue striped shirt and blue blazer stands in front of a red brick building and bushes
Admissions Counselor

Pronouns: She/Her

How I can help you: I counsel prospective students, providing personalized insights about our MSW program, the application process, and the degree pathway that best meets your academic and career goals.

Fun fact: I am an exceedingly lucky person, not only in life but in raffles. I have won a fully paid vacation in the Virgin Islands, a 10-speed bike, and more!

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