Columbia College Vice President for Enrollment Management and Marketing Dixie Williams recently announced the hiring of Jennifer Crump as associate vice president of Recruiting and Admissions. In this new role, Crump oversees strategic partnerships, recruitment and admissions for the college’s traditional Day and Columbia College Global programs. She is a two-time alumna of Columbia College, earning a bachelor’s degree in Psychology in 2007 and a master’s degree in Criminal Justice in 2017. Crump was also previously a member of the CC staff, serving as assistant director of Admissions from 2006 to 2017.
“We are so pleased to bring Jennifer home to Columbia College,” said Williams. “She is the absolute right choice to lead our Recruiting and Admissions teams. Jennifer is a known and respected entity among enrollment professionals, and we are delighted to have her join our team and work to increase new student enrollment.”
Before returning to Columbia College, Crump served as vice president for Enrollment Management at William Woods University from 2020 to 2022 and associate director of Admissions at Central Methodist University from 2017 to 2020. She has been a member of the American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers since 2007 and was awarded the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center Award in 2018. She is also a member of both the Missouri and National Associations for College Admissions Counseling and was a presenter at the National Annual Conference in 2019.