Kristen English



Vice President for Enrollment Management

At Monmouth Since



B.A. Journalism, Butler University 2009

M.Ed. Higher Education, Merrimack College 2014


An Indianapolis, Indiana native, Kristen has worked in admission and enrollment for more than 10 years. At Monmouth she oversees the Offices of Admission and Student Financial Planning.

Kristen came to Monmouth as Associate Vice President for Admission in 2018, moving in the V.P. role in 2019. Before relocating to Illinois, Kristen previously served as Director of Undergraduate Admission at Newman University in Wichita, Kan., and in several different admission roles at Merrimack College in North Andover, Mass. and the University of Indianapolis in Indiana. 

Kristen holds a bachelor of arts degree in journalism with a specialization in public relations from Butler University and a master of education from Merrimack College, where she completed her graduate capstone on financial literacy among undergraduate students. She is also certified in F1 Student Advising through the National Association of International Educators.