Our Team
Jeff Hilts

CEO and Chief Software Architect

(New client development, Product Design and Integration Services, Desktop software design and development, Website design and development)

Jeff is the founder, CEO, and Chief Software Architect of AdmissionPros, LLC. Jeff grew up in Herkimer, NY and graduated with honors from Western Carolina University with a Degree in Computer Science. Jeff currently resides in Cary, NC with his wife Laura and their three children. Jeff’s basic philosophy for AdmissionPros is the same today as it was back in 1992.

To truly be successful, AdmissionPros staff must:

  1. Listen to our clients and get a full understanding of their business.
  2. Take the time to fully understand our client’s needs.
  3. Be respectful of our clients’ timeframes.
  4. Continuously improve on our software development strategies
Peggy Berryhill

Senior Client Services Representative

(Client liaison before and after development, Project Management, Client Site Visits, Software Training Coordinator, Business Process Analyst)

Peggy joined AdmissionPros in 2003 after completing a solid career in graduate admissions at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and serves as the client representative and internal project manager for most of the AdmissionPros development efforts. She has extensive experience in systems analysis/design and process re-engineering in an academic setting. Peggy primarily works with clients to analyze and define their business processes in way that facilitate AdmissionPros developing custom software solutions.

While at UNC, Peggy directed the staff and operations of the Admissions and Enrolled Student units of the Graduate School, a highly visible role that interacted daily with State and University officials, faculty, staff, and students. She led the design and implementation of the Graduate School's web based admission application, one of the first web-based admission applications in the country, and the corresponding operational re-engineering required in order to maximize the efficiencies offered by the new technology solutions.

Sean Crisman

Senior Applications Developer and Database Administrator

(Data integration modules, Network Infrastructure and Support, Banner Interface Integration, Oracle database coding (stored procedures, functions, etc.), Data mining, Desktop Software Development, Low level module coding, Data imports, Active Directory and LDAP Integration)

Sean brings more than 18 years of professional programming and networking experience to the AdmissionPros team. In addition to developing complex higher education data management tools, he has managed and developed software projects for several large corporations including IBM, Phillips Consumer Electronics and ABN / Amro. Sean received his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Mathematics from Western Carolina University.

Mark Stuckenbruck

Senior Applications Developer

(Website design, development and support, Technical team lead for web services, Client support and development for all of Scholarship Programs, Credit Card Integration Services (TouchNet, Sallie Mae, PayPal, etc.)

Mark, having grown up in New England, attended Trinity College in Hartford, CT, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in History. Upon graduation, Mark moved to North Carolina, where he came to work for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill as Admissions Counselor and Records Manager for the Kenan-Flagler Business School MBA Program. It was here at the MBA Program that Mark began working with the AdmissionPros database software. Mark spearheaded that office’s part in AdmissionPros’ development of the MBA Program’s first online application. He remained with UNC for nearly four years before coming to work for AdmissionPros in February of 2004.

Mark originally came to AdmissionPros as a Client Support Analyst. However over the past 7 years he has educated himself in Web development technologies and has become one of the lead web developers for AdmissionPros.

Courtney DeStasio

Senior Applications Developer

(Website design, development and support, Lead technical analyst for website integration, Lead Report Generator, Client support and development for most Undergraduate and Graduate Schools)

Courtney graduated from Virginia Tech with a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics. After receiving her degree, she moved to North Carolina to become an Applications Programmer/Analyst developing solutions for the warehouse management industry and emergency medicine physician staffing. With more than 12 years of application development experience, Courtney joined AdmissionPros in January of 2005.

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