The College of Southern Maryland has named Dr. Jessica Chambers as associate vice president of Enrollment Management.
In this position, Chambers will oversee the areas of admissions, advising, financial aid, student success and registration, and lead many committees and initiatives on campus. She will also manage the Title III Strengthening Institutions grant that assists with retention, success and completion for CSM students.
With more than 17 years of working in higher education, mostly at community colleges, Chambers brings a wealth of experience to the college. Most recently Chambers served as dean of student affairs at Hagerstown Community College. She has worked for institutions in Ohio, Florida and New Jersey.
Chambers earned a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communications from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio, a Master's of Science in Human Resources Development and Administration at Barry University in Miami Shores, Fla., and a Doctorate in Education in Higher Education Administration from Seton Hall University in South Orange, N.J.
“I am thrilled to continue my career in the great state of Maryland at an outstanding institution like CSM. I enjoy working with the staff, students and community to encourage the pursuit of higher education in an attainable way for all citizens of Southern Maryland. I truly believe in CSM's mission to promote lifelong learning while meeting the diverse needs of our population,” she said.