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Taler Alexander Named SWOSU Director of Admissions & Recruitment

Taler Alexander will assume the role of director of admissions and recruitment at Southwestern Oklahoma State University on May 1.

Alexander has worked in the SWOSU Admissions & Recruitment (A & R) Office for eight years, serving in a variety of roles including recruiter, coordinator of New Student Orientation, and assistant director. In those roles, she has helped plan large recruiting events, organized all New Student Orientation programming, and completely reconstructed the SWOSUConnect curriculum to better serve the students.

She has also overseen the New Student Orientation Leader (OL) program and assisted with the President’s Leadership Class (PLC). During her tenure at SWOSU, Alexander has served on several campus committees for strategic planning, scholarship selection and special events.

“Taler has built her career at SWOSU serving students in meaningful and tangible ways,” said SWOSU Dean of Enrollment Jonna Myers.  “She is the perfect person to lead the A&R Office and I cannot wait to watch her thrive in this role.”

Alexander received a B.S. in Education (2014) and a Master of Education (2016) from SWOSU.  She is currently in the dissertation phase for a Doctor of Education degree in organizational leadership from Abilene Christian University, where her research focuses on maximizing first-year university experience courses.