Our Admission Team

Each applicant to Baylor is assigned an admission counselor who will guide you through the process, and you should feel free to contact your counselor any time you have a question.

Ryan Armstrong

Ryan was named the Director of Admission in 2020. Since 2012, he served as a day admission counselor, an admission counselor for boarding applicants from the northeast and New England and is the admission liaison to the Baylor athletic department.

Read More about Ryan Armstrong
Bill Murdock '81

As Director of Financial Aid and Scholarships, Bill enjoys showing families the opportunities available at Baylor and helping them make the right match between student and school. His goal is to get to know applicants “as people, not files.”

Read More about Bill Murdock '81
Bett Adams '02

Bett is a 2002 graduate and is director of Baylor's Camp Walkabout. If you like outdoor activities, the Baylor Walkabout program will be of great interest to you. Bett can tell you all about it.

Read More about Bett Adams '02
Linda Cooke

Linda is Baylor's Director of Student Diversity and Development and works closely with students and parents, building relationships and keeping lines of communication open. 

Read More about Linda Cooke
Lori Kinney

Lori knows Baylor in and out as mom to three Baylor students and dorm mom to some 40 boys in Probasco Hall. That knowledge comes in handy as she helps you navigate the admission process.

Read More about Lori Kinney
Jenny Silberman

Applicants assigned to Jenny have learned that she does her best to make sure you feel comfortable at Baylor. She'll show you all that Baylor has to offer and help you decide if Baylor is a good fit for you. You'll also get to know Jenny at the admission testing site.

Read More about Jenny Silberman


Ryan Armstrong
Director of Admission
(423) 757-2817

Bill Murdock
Director of Financial Aid
(423) 757-2821

Bett Adams
Admission Associate
(423) 267-8506, ext. 827

Dexter Cantelou
Admission Associate
(423) 757-2627

Jordan Clark
Associate Director, Boarding Admission
(423) 757-2820

Linda Cooke
Director of Student Diversity and Development
(423) 757-2834

Lori Kinney
Admission Associate
(423) 267-5902

Virginia Anne Manson
Director of Boarding Admission
(423) 757-2826

Sally Ratterman
Associate Director, Day Admission
(423) 267-8506, ext. 249

Jenny Silberman
Associate Director, Day Admission
(423) 757-2831

Leland Strang
Associate Director, Day Admission
(423) 757-2835

Eric Westmoreland
Admission Associate
(423) 267-8505, ext. 334

Darrell Wyke
Admission Associate
(423) 267-8505, ext. 570