Senior Director of Admissions
Leads admissions team and student recruitment for Daytime and Part-time MBA and Master of Professional Accountancy programs.
Before joining the Graduate School of Management in summer 2012, Bill Sandefer served as director of admissions at the Freeman School of Business at Tulane University for 15 years. While at Tulane, Sandefer oversaw recruiting and admissions for Tulane’s six graduate management programs, including full-time MBA, part-time MBA and masters programs. He also served briefly as interim director of career management in the wake of Hurricane Katrina. Before Tulane, he worked at Lockheed-Martin in corporate communications, at SECOR Bank/First Financial Bank in marketing, and at Klein & Associates in advertising and public relations.
Sandefer has been very active and visible in the graduate management education industry, serving in key roles with the Diversity MBA Advisory Board, the Graduate Management Admissions Council, the National Association of Foreign Student Advisors, and the Council on the Advancement and Support of Education Conference.
Sandefer is originally from Kansas, but has called New Orleans home since college. He did his undergraduate and graduate work in mass communication at Loyola University.