Celebrate 50 Years
Mastodon Advising Center


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Rhonda Meriwether
Associate Director

Rhonda Meriwether is the Associate Director of the Mastodon Advising Center. Rhonda earned her Bachelor’s Degree and Masters’ Degree in Psychology from Tennessee State University. She has worked at IPFW since 1991 and loves working to help encourage and empower students to succeed in college.

E-mail: meriweth@ipfw.edu

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Mary Lehto
Assistant Director

Mary Lehto is the Assistant Director of the Mastodon Advising Center. Mary earned a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education in 1988 and a Masters' Degree in Secondary Education in 1999. She has been with IPFW since 1989 and has been an Advisor in MAC since 1996.

E-mail: lehto@ipfw.edu

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Corrie Fox
Academic Advisor

Corrie Fox graduated from Ball State University in 2005 with a B.S. in Sociology and in 2006 with a M.A. in Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education. Corrie has worked in Admissions and Orientation offices at other universities, and now she is very happy to be a part of this amazing Advising staff!

E-mail: foxc@ipfw.edu

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Marietta Wolczacka Frye
ESL Advisor/ NSE Assistant Coordinator

Marietta Wolczacka Frye came to IPFW as an international student in 2002. Marietta's undergraduate and graduate degrees are both in English with a language and linguistics concentration. She has worked at various departments at the university, including the Center for Academic Support and Advancement, International Student Services, and English and Linguistics. Marietta is the primary MAC ESL advisor, and she enjoys working with diverse student populations.

E-mail: wolczacm@ipfw.edu

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Alison Rynearson
Academic Advisor/ NSE Coordinator

Alison Rynearson is an Academic Advisor and the National Student Exchange Coordinator at IPFW. She has been with IPFW since 2001 and is a native of nearby Auburn, Indiana. With degrees from Indiana University-Bloomington (B.S. in Secondary English education) and Ball State University (M.A. in Student Affairs Administration in Higher Education), she came to IPFW from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

E-mail: hoffa@ipfw.edu