Bryn Athyn College Alumni Magazine Fall/Winter 2017-18 - Page 26

running header Roberta with the College admissions team. Back row, from left: Jose Sandino (BA '14), Rhady Taveras (BA '16), Roberta Nolan, and Bianca Feliciano (BS '17). Front row: Nicole D'Amico and Leah Fisher (BA '14). Campus visit coordinator Leah Fisher (BA ’14), says, “Ro- berta is great to work with. She’s very supportive and has a way of balancing respect for tradition with a willingness to try new things. Roberta allows for a kind of exploration that helps pro- pel us toward better outcomes, either by way of new initiatives or processes or through rediscovering that the old ways work best, but maybe need some slight adjustment. It’s a very effective leadership style that is producing good re- sults.” Roberta’s tendency is to bring people together and find ways to work more effi- ciently. Her focus on process and transpar- ency raises the bar for everyone around her, and has already improved outcomes in the admissions office. From increasing size and quality of incoming classes, to improving Roberta gives a tour to a potential student. functionality and efficiency of th