Meet the Admission Team

Our admission team is here to guide you every step of the way in your admission journey.

Priscilla Scobie

Priscilla Scobie
Associate Head of School for Academic Affairs

B.A. - Psychology
Priscilla Scobie Distinguished Leadership Chair

"We take care of each other."

Prior to joining Kent Denver, Ms. Scobie was Associate Director of Admission at Dana Hall School. In her current role, she's able to work with the entire family to help students realize their full potential.

"It's the best possible job at the best possible school," Ms. Scobie says. "Our community is wonderful, and I love working with my colleagues."

Miya Dickman

Miya Dickman
Director of Middle School Admission

B.A.

"This school had such a profound impact on me while I was a student. The love for learning that teachers distilled in me and the faith in my own abilities are the two main factors that have led to a fulfilling and varied career."

Prior to returning to Kent Denver to work in Admission, Ms. Dickman '94 worked for the El Pomar Foundation, in the corporate sector for Accenture Consulting, at a start-up in Boulder and at J.D. Power and Associates. She returned to Kent Denver in 2010.

Genevieve Marcelino

Genevieve Marcelino
Director of Upper School Admission

B.A. - Statistics

"I am fortunate to be part of a collaborative team that truly cares about each student's welfare."

Before joining Kent Denver, Ms. Marcelino worked in the telecommunications industry in New York City. She says one of the greatest delights of her job is the opportunity to watch students grow and realize their potential while at Kent Denver.

Adrian Barnes

Adrian Barnes
Middle School Dean of Students, Middle School Diversity Coordinator

B.A. - History
M.Ed. - Educational Leadership

“Working with youth bring so much joy to my life. When students understand a concept and grow on a social and emotional level it tells me that I am making a difference.”

Mr. Barnes joined Kent Denver as a Dean of Students in 2019 and is excited to be part of a team of educators who research, dissect and provide opportunities for professional growth. He previously served as a social studies teacher, coordinator of diversity and global awareness and multi-sport coach at an independent school in Tampa, FL.

Lesley Brophy

Lesley Brophy
Admission Associate

B.A. - English
M.A. - Communications

"I get to meet new people every day and share with them all of the wonderful things that happen at Kent Denver, and I have colleagues who are bright, interesting and fun!"

Ms. Brophy has worked at Kent Denver since 2000, previously in communications and enrollment, and loves being part of the admission team. Prior to joining KDS, she worked as a freelance writer and editor, focusing on the cable TV industry.

Kathryn Dickinson

Kathryn Dickinson
Admission Associate

B.A. - Psychology

"I enjoy working with families as they navigate the admissions process and the transition to Kent Denver. I also love being able to show them all of the wonderful things that our school has to offer!"

Prior to joining the Kent Denver Admission team in 2019, Ms. Dickinson worked with individuals with autism spectrum disorder and other developmental disabilities as an instructional assistant at The Joshua School.

Holly Crittenden

Holly Crittenden
Admission Office Manager, Assistant to Priscilla Scobie

Ms. Crittenden joined Kent Denver in 2020 after nine years at Overland High School, where she served as an Administrative Assistant for the Assistant Principal, AP Testing Coordinator Assistant, Office Manager for the STEM Building and the girls' soccer coach.