Dr. Emily Heady
Dr. Emily Heady

Assistant Vice President, Student Success and Retention
Office (434) 395-2139
headyew@longwood.edu 

 

Why Longwood?   Longwood is a great place to grow into a person who will be able to impact our nation for good.

You might not know… I have every single Barbra Streisand album.


Waleed Ahmed
Waleed Ahmed

Admissions & Special Programs
Transfer and Out-of-State Counselor
Office (434) 395-4919
Text (434) 207-6514
waleed@longwood.edu 

 

Why Longwood?  The campus of Longwood provides all students with the knowledge and skills necessary to reach their potential in a global community through high expectations of academic achievement, diverse educational opportunities and community involvement in a safe environment.

You might not know...I took part in the Egyptian revolution of 2011 and helped participate in changing the government and push for democracy. 


Emily Gantt
Emily Gantt

Admissions Counselor and Social Media Specialist
Territory Manager for Richmond
Office (434) 395-2259
Text (434) 207-6514
emily@longwood.edu 

 

Why Longwood? I love the fun, yearly traditions, such as Oozeball and Color Wars!

You might not know… I’m a born and bred, life-time Farmville native!


Nicole Gilson '18
Nicole Gilson '18

Admissions Counselor
Territory Manager for Northern Virginia
Office (434) 395-4922
Text (434) 207-6514
nicole@longwood.edu 

 

Why Longwood? The feeling of home when coming onto campus, and the fact you can reach out to faculty, staff or students and they are all willing to talk and help.

You might not know…  I received my Associate degree the week before I graduated from high school.


Sarina Hartman '16
Sarina Hartman '16

Associate Director
Office (434) 395-2594
Text (434) 207-6514
sarina@longwood.edu

 

Why Longwood?  I love the opportunities provided to all students, especially the study abroad programs.

You might not know…I'm a Longwood Alumnae and was a member of the Honors College.


Marcus Marin '20
Marcus Marin '20

Admissions Counselor
Territory Manager for Tidewater and Northern Neck
Office (434) 395-2879
Text (434) 207-6514
marcus@longwood.edu

 

Why Longwood? I came to Longwood because of a family friend I looked up. He showed me everything about campus life, how to get involved, the tips and tricks of college, and more.


Shannon Nusbaum '05 ,'12
Shannon Nusbaum '05 ,'12

Associate Director
Office (434) 395-2601 
nusbaumsh@longwood.edu

 

Why Longwood?  No matter where you travel – and despite Longwood being “midsize” –  you are bound to run into someone who attended here.

You might not know… I did not take my first swimming lesson until I was 27 years old!


Aaron Sims '17
Aaron Sims '17

Admissions and Special Programs Counselor
Office (434) 395-4840
Text (434) 207-6514
aaron@longwood.edu 

 

 

Why Longwood? The sense of family, as well as the history with the town of Farmville.

You might not know… I am a Longwood alumnus and also a certified personal trainer.