Lisa Folsom

Admissions Counselor Lisa Folsom

Lisa Folsom '07

Assistant Director of Admissions
Financial Aid Counselor

Phone: 800-654-3210 or 315-655-7208

New York - Allegany, Broome, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Madison, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Wayne, Wyoming, and Yates counties

Bio: Lisa Folsom

Hometown:  Brewerton, NY

High School attended:  Paul V. Moore High School

Where did you go to college?  Cazenovia College

What did you study?  Business management with a specialization in sport management

What were you involved in?  Varsity softball (four years), treasurer and vice president of the Student Athletic Advisory Committee (SAAC)

How long have you been at Caz?  Since August 2008

What do you like about working in Admissions? One of the things I like most about working in Admissions is the opportunity I have to meet prospective students and their families and to build relationships with them throughout the college process.  Overall, it is very rewarding to know how much I am able to help them and to see how appreciative they are for everything.

What advice would you give a student who is interested in Caz?  Be sure to visit campus and ask many questions.  Choosing a college is based on where you feel comfortable.  The campus visit is a crucial point in any college decision process.  Here at Cazenovia College, we offer many opportunities to our students.  Having the one-on-one connection with your professors can allow you to go far within your intended field of study, whether it be through internships, volunteer opportunities, or other opportunities.  Being on campus and making the connections early on is very beneficial.

What do you like best about Caz?  The small, quaint, friendly atmosphere that the campus and village have to offer.  

What is your favorite spot on campus?  The Quad 

What is your favorite hobby?  Spending time being active, whether it is taking a Zumba class, playing volleyball and softball, or going for bike rides.

Favorite quote, book, or movie:  “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.”