Admissions Resource Center

Welcome to THE ARC

The Admissions Resource Center (ARC) is a central hub for students, parents, guardians, counselors, and access professionals.  

We want to provide students, parents and counselors with the information the need to complete the admissions process here at Morehouse College. The ARC provides the most commonly needed resources to help you on this journey. Use the ARC to find step-by-step directions, quick links, how to videos and get answers to frequently asked questions related to the admission and recruiting process. 

Admitted Students
A completed application for new first-time applicants includes the following:
Morehouse Parents
Parents & Guardians 
A completed application for new first-time applicants includes the following:
Counselors 
A completed application for new first-time applicants includes the following:
  • School Counselors
  • Access Professionals
  • Pre-Collegiate Partners
  • Programs & Scholarships 

Meet the Admissions Team

We’re here to help you take your student’s educational dreams and turn them into reality.

Paula Resley

Position: Vice President of Admissions
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Paula: https://morehouse.edu/admissions/resource-center/contact-us/admissions-team/paula-resley

Chief Brand Officer and Vice President of Strategic Communications, Marketing, and Admissions

Descatur “Des” Potier

Descatur “Des” Potier

Position: Executive Director of Admissions
Phone: 470-639-0486
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Des: https://morehouse.edu/admissions/resource-center/contact-us/admissions-team/descatur-des-potier/

Areas of Focus: Pre-collegiate Programs, Transfer Articulation Agreements, Online Admissions, College Access Initiatives, International Student Outreach

Michael Gumm

Michael Gumm

Position: Director of Admissions and Recruitment
Phone: 470-637-1379
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Michael: https://morehouse.edu/admissions/resource-center/contact-us/admissions-team/michael-gumm

Areas of Focus: Private School, International Student Process, Morehouse College Admissions – Alumni Volunteer Program and Morehouse College – School Counselor Program

Out of State: Illinois, Rhode Island, Maine, Delaware, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Vermont

Georgia Territories: Rockdale & NE Georgia/Gwinnett County

Other Areas: Private Schools

Antonio McFarland

Antonio McFarland

Position: Associate Director of Admissions for Operations, Processing, and Special Projects
Phone: 470-639-0408
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Antonio: https://morehouse.edu/admissions/resource-center/contact-us/admissions-team/antonio-mcfarland/

Areas of Focus: Application Review/Processing, Operations, & Special Projects

Out of State: Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina (Home State), Tennessee, Texas

Georgia: Dekalb, Cherokee, and Douglas Counties

Alvin Conteh

Alvin Conteh

Position: Associate Director of Admissions for Recruitment and Athletics Liaison
Phone: 470-639-0947
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Alvin: https://morehouse.edu/admissions/resource-center/contact-us/admissions-team/alvin-conteh/

Areas of Focus: Recruitment Calendar, Athletics and Change of Starts

Out of State: California, Colorado, District of Columbia (DC), Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Virginia

Georgia: S. Fulton, Clayton, Fayette, and Henry Counties

Stefan Heard

Stefan Harden

Position: Undergraduate Recruiter
Phone: 470-639-0694
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Stefan: https://morehouse.edu/admissions/resource-center/contact-us/admissions-team/stefan-harden/

Areas of Focus: Readmits and Transient

Out of State: Arkansas, Indiana,  Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Michigan, West Virginia, and Wisconsin

Georgia: Columbus, Augusta, Macon, Savannah, and Warner Robins

Jacory Bernard

Jacory Bernard

Position: Undergraduate and Transfer Recruiter
Phone: 470-639-0962
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Jacory: https://morehouse.edu/admissions/resource-center/contact-us/admissions-team/jacory-bernard/

Areas of Focus:  Transfers, Campus Tours, and Student Ambassadors

Out of State: Louisiana (Home State), Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania

Georgia: Cobb and North Fulton

Other Areas: All community and technical colleges

Ranita Dailey

Ranita Dailey

Position: California and West Coast Regional Recruiter
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Ranita: https://morehouse.edu/admissions/resource-center/contact-us/admissions-team/ranita-dailey/

Areas of Focus: California and West Coast Regional Recruitment

Primary State: California

Out of State: Arizona, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming

Marilyn Bibby

Marilyn Bibby

Position: Student and Family Care Manager
Phone: 470-639-0606
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Marilyn: https://morehouse.edu/admissions/resource-center/contact-us/admissions-team/marilyn-bibby/

Areas of Focus: Student and Family Care, Events and Tours

Ryan Gray

Ryan Gray

Position: Senior Recruitment Manager for Online Admissions
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Ryan: https://morehouse.edu/admissions/resource-center/contact-us/admissions-team/ryan-gray/

Areas of Focus: Recruitment Online Admissions (Morehouse Online)

Taneshia Lyles

Taneshia Lyles

Position: Administrative Assistant II, OSMCA
Phone: 470-639-0943
Categories: Admissions, Staff
Contact Taneshia: https://morehouse.edu/admissions/resource-center/contact-us/admissions-team/taneshia-lyles/

Areas of Focus: The Office of Strategic Communications, Marketing, and Admissions