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Sam Morris

Director of Enrollment


Phone: 919-761-2324

Sam oversees recruiting and admissions for both the graduate and undergraduate programs. Originally from Wichita, Kansas, Sam and his wife Mackenzie moved to Wake Forest in 2013. Sam holds a Master of Arts in Communication from Wichita University and a Doctor of Education in Crisis Preparedness from Southeastern. He enjoys cheering on Liverpool F.C. and spending time with his wife Mackenzie, son David, daughter Story and Duncan the Dingo.

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Jason VonBehren

Assistant Director of Enrollment


Phone: 919-761-2296

Jason, his wife Morgan and their two boys, Beau and Boone, moved to Southeastern from Birmingham, Alabama in 2016. Jason is currently pursuing a M.Div. in Preaching and Pastoral Ministry. He enjoys hunting, golfing and Alabama football.

Jessica Farr 

Assistant to the Director of Enrollment


Phone: 919-761-2441

Jessica is originally from the beautiful country of Brazil. She moved to Wake Forest, with her husband Caden, August 2020 to pursue a master’s degree and be better equipped to serve the local church. Hiking, reading, singing, and going on bike rides are some of the activities Jessica and her husband enjoy doing together.

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Mark Silverthorn

Coordinator of Admissions


Phone: 919-761-2227

Originally from El Paso, TX, Mark graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering. After having worked for a few years in College Ministry, he moved to Wake Forest in 2017 to pursue further theological training at Southeastern. He is now pursuing a Masters of Divinity with a focus in the original biblical languages. He is passionate about taking the gospel to people without access to it and hopes to one day help people translate the bible into their own language. Mark loves his friends and family and desires that all people would know they are cherished by their Creator. .

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Jade Marlin

College Admissions Counselor


Phone: 919-761-2441

Jade Marlin grew up in Charlotte, NC and has been in Wake Forest for four years doing her undergrad at The College of Southeastern. She will be pursuing her M.A. in Christian Marital, Family, and Individual Counseling to encourage families with the hope of Christ through whatever walk of life they may be in. Some of her favorite things include Mexican food, traveling, and spending time with her family.

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Samantha Couick

International Admissions Counselor


Phone: 919-761-2283

Samantha is a Wake Forest native. As the International Admissions Counselor she enjoys working with students and helping them throughout the application process. She is currently working on her undergraduate degree in Global Studies. Samantha is married to Bradley, and together they serve at a rural church. Traveling, coffee, and fuzzy socks are a few of Sam’s favorite things.

Bernard Chung 

Coordinator of Recruiting Logistics 


Phone: 919-761-2296

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Erica Reed

Manor House Hostess


Erica is originally from Katy, Texas, but made Southeastern home in the Fall of 2018 after completing a degree in Elementary Education at Oklahoma Baptist University. Erica is currently pursuing an MA in Biblical Counseling, in hopes of serving in some form of family discipleship. She loves to serve prospective students as they visit the campus and are introduced to Southeastern. She enjoys cooking, hiking, and game nights with her friends.

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Chandler McLean

Enrollment Officer


Phone: 919-761-2246

A native of Fayetteville, NC, Chandler recently completed her Master of Divinity degree in Christian Ministry and plans to pursue a PhD. It is her privilege to help students explore Southeastern's role in their lives as they worship and serve Christ. She looks forward to hosting Preview Day and assisting with orientation for new students. In her spare time, she loves reading fiction and creating memories with loved ones at home and around the world.