Contact Admissions

Mark PruittMark Pruitt


Phone: 800-477-4407

Territory: Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin

About Mark & HU

What Mark says about HU: One of the best decisions you’ll ever make!

Mark's list of favorites: My wife and kids, coffee, reading, "Psych", driving, and coffee. 

Matthew SchmitzMatthew Schmitz


Phone: 800-477-4407

Territory: Northeast Texas

About Matthew & HU

What Matthew says about HU: I love working for a Christ-centered university where the faculty and staff care about the spiritual and physical well-being of each student.

Matthew’s list of favorites: Matthew 20:28, Casting Crowns, Newsboys, Sidewalk Prophets, Third Day, Acapella, The Firemen, “MythBusters,” “X-Men,” “Star Wars” and the Denver Broncos.

Scott HanniganScott Hannigan


Phone: 800-477-4407

Territory: West Tennessee

About Scott & HU

What Scott says about HU: The Harding community is a great place where you can grow in your faith, develop lasting Christian relationships, and prepare for your future career.

Scott’s list of favorites: Philippians 2:5-11, my wife Jennifer and my son Preston, James Bond movies, “Top Chef,” “Friends,” “Seinfeld,” The Food Network, being organized, Bison Basketball and Lady Bison Volleyball.

Warren Spillman


Phone: 800-477-4407

Alabama, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina and White County, Arkansas.

About Warren & HU

What Warren says about HU: I love the supportive Christian environment at Harding. It's a great place to make meaningful, long-lasting relationships.

Warren’s list of favorites: Luke 12:22-31, St. Louis Cardinals, “The Office,” “Justified,” “Seinfeld,” “Field of Dreams,” “SportsCenter,” and spending time with my wife, Paige, and my sons, Beckett and Will.

Josh Nickerson


Phone: 800-477-4407

Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, D.C., West Virginia, Canada, Southern Arkansas

About Josh & HU

What Josh Says About HU: Life at Harding will definitely be some of the best years of your life! Here you will receive a quality education, develop life-long relationships, and simply have fun!

Josh's Favorites: My wife Olivia and dog-daughter Luna, music, NY Knicks, NY Giants, NY pizza, Col 3:23, all things basketball, all Marvel movies, my friends and family, HU Black Student Asso., and being outdoors!

Summer Gibson


Phone: 800-477-4407

Territory: West and South Texas, Pulaski County, Arkansas

About Summer & HU


Jason WhiteJason White


Phone: 800-477-4407

Territory: North Arkansas and Missouri

About Jason & HU

What Jason says about HU: The Harding community is full of kind, genuine people who are always willing to lend a helping hand.

Jason’s list of favorites: 2 Timothy 4:7, my wife, my yellow lab Bailey, USC football, “The Office,” and “Man vs. Wild.”

Micky Oropeza


Phone: 800-477-4407

Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming


About Micky & HU

What Micky says about HU: Harding was not where I thought I wanted to go (San Diego to Searcy?) but it was a great decision for my education and life experience. I made life lasting friendships and you will too!
Micky's list of favorites:
Psalms 27, my wife Sarah, Pacific Beach, carne asada fries, San Diego Padres, music, family (including the four legged ones) and friends.
Jane Vanderburgh


Phone: 800-477-4407

Territory: North Arkansas

About Jane & HU

What Jane says about HU: As a 2016 graduate, I have many sentimental feelings towards Harding. Harding is such a special and unique place that fosters a community among like-minded believers that is so crucial to the formative college years. If you are looking for a place to grow spiritually among others who share the same beliefs that you do, I would encourage you to consider Harding as you begin to make your college decision - come visit us!

Jane's list of favorites: Romans 8:37, James 1:2-3, Rend Collective, "The Princess Bride", "The Office", traveling, Greece, a great cup of coffee, Pinterest, church history, reading, good quotes, antique shopping, and my dog Lucy.

Kinsey Marshall


Phone: 800-477-4407

Territory: North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas and Oklahoma

About Kinsey & HU

What Kinsey Says about HU:
Harding is a places where everyone is included. Weather you find your place among club members, team mates or class mates there is something for everyone at Harding. At Harding the students has created among themselves an inclusive atmosphere of acceptance. 

Kinsey's list of favorites:
Romans 8:28, Tampa Bay Lightning hockey, the outdoors, Disney, Alaska, traveling 
Jessica Berry


Phone: 800-477-4407

Territory: Transfer students

Hannah Harrell


Phone: 800-477-4407

Territory: All High School Juniors living in AR, TN, TX.  She also works with all non-international students who are Spring and Summer applicants.

About Hannah & HU

What Hannah says about HU:

Harding University has been a huge blessing in my life.  It is a school that strives to challenge students towards allowing God to mold their hearts in submission to Him, and in doing that, it equips its students to be the hands and feet of Jesus Christ in the world.  In this Christian environment you will build friendships that last a lifetime.  I love working in this type of environment where you and your peers share the same faith.


Hannah's list of favorites:

1 Timothy 4:12, my husband Austin, traveling, country music, being with family, "Fixer Upper", the beach, Arkansas Razorbacks, Dallas Cowboys, Hallmark Christmas movies, and of course Harding University.

Heather Harrell


Phone: 800-477-4407

Territory: All High School Juniors living in states other than AR, TN, TX.  She also works with all international students.

About Heather & HU

What Heather says about HU:

Harding University holds a special place in my heart! Some of my most memorable life events include Harding - from receiving my undergraduate and graduate degrees, to meeting my husband in Chapel, to seeing my daughter choose a Harding education, too!  I’m so thankful for the lifelong friendships made with professors, staff and students. I'm incredibly blessed to work within this amazing Christian community of mission! 

Heather's list of favorites:

Jeremiah 29:11, my family, ours kids' sporting events and being outdoors.