Meet the Office

Each year more than 1,000 students apply for a spot at Suffield Academy. This strong interest allows our admissions office to identify talented students who will have a significant impact on our community. Most importantly, we seek enthusiastic people who will join a student body that exudes spirit and pride in the school.
I believe strongly in Suffield Academy and all it does to help students grow and prepare for the future. I also share the values of the school and think the combination of rigor, structure, and genuine support makes for a great environment.  [Sean Atkins, Director of Admissions & Financial Aid]

SA Admissions Team

List of 8 members.

  • Photo of Sean Atkins

    Sean Atkins 

    Director of Admissions & Financial Aid
    Bates College - B.A.
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  • Photo of Amy Samenuk ’09

    Amy Samenuk ’09 

    Senior Associate Director of Admissions
    John Carroll University - B.A.
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  • Photo of Liz  Kelly

    Liz  Kelly 

    Assistant Director of Admission, Director of Summer Academy Admissions
    Gettysburg College - B.A.
    Middlebury College - M.A.
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  • Photo of Jennifer  Lord

    Jennifer  Lord 

    Assistant Director of Admissions
    Southern Connecticut University - B.A.
    Central Connecticut University - M.A.
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  • Photo of William Powers ’05

    William Powers ’05 

    Assistant Director of Admissions
    Santa Clara University - B.A.
    University of Denver - M.A
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  • Photo of Yasameen Salehi ’12

    Yasameen Salehi ’12 

    Languages Department
    Mt. Holyoke College - B.A.
    Mount Holyoke College - M.A.
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  • Photo of Emily Leech

    Emily Leech 

    Admissions Office Manager
    Westfield State University - B.A.
  • Photo of Katherine Hennessey

    Katherine Hennessey 

    Admissions Office Assistant
Suffield Academy   185 North Main Street   Suffield, Connecticut 06078   Phone 860.386.4400  |  Fax 860.386.4411