- Wesson News
Speeg new Student Services Dean
Samantha Speeg of Brookhaven has been named Co-Lin Wesson Campus Dean of Student Services overseeing athletics, campus police, enrollment services, housing, military community services, student life, and student discipline, and will continue to serve as the college registrar.
Previously as Director of Enrollment Services, Speeg was responsible for administering admissions policies and establishing and supervising the maintenance of all student records for the college district, serving as the principle designated student official (PDSO) for international students, managing the enrollment audit, coordinating all recruitment efforts within the college district to include junior preview days, senior tailgate party, and other on-campus recruitment events; implementing recruitment campaigns including the design and production of marketing materials and the college viewbook; and supervising enrollment services staff on the Wesson Campus.
Speeg has been employed in the Student Services division of the college for the past 13 years also serving as an academic counselor, college registrar, disabilities services coordinator, college recruiter, and counseling center assistant. During her time at Co-Lin, Speeg has also served as a Phi Theta Kappa advisor, Trailblazer advisor, chaired the Presidential and Leadership Scholarship committees, and been a member of the enrollment management task force. She serves on the college’s Behavioral Intervention Team and Audit Advisory Committee for the Mississippi Community College Board.
A graduate of Co-Lin, Speeg earned her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Mass Communication and Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Graphic Communications from the University of Southern Mississippi. She received a Master of Science Degree in Higher Education Administration from Mississippi College. Speeg is a member of the Mississippi Association of College Registrars and Admissions Officers (MACRAO) and the Southern Association of Collegiate Registrars & Admissions Officers (SACRAO).
Speeg’s has been honored as a Co-Lin Outstanding Staff Member and Mississippi’s ACT Postsecondary Champion, and received the Phi Theta Kappa Paragon Regional and International Advisor Award, Ann Bradberry Award, along with numerous design awards from the College Public Relations Association of Mississippi. She is a graduate of the Mississippi Community College Leadership Academy.
Speeg and her husband Adam are the parents of three children, Julia, Eden, and John Daniel.