Meet the Team

Erika Giaimo Chapin
Director of College Counseling
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Erika Chapin came to Hopkins in 2007 from Cheshire Academy where she served as Associate Director of College Counseling. Prior to that, she spent seven years at the University of New Hampshire as a Senior Assistant Director of Admissions and Academic Adviser. She also served as an Admissions Counselor at Mary Washington College in Fredericksburg, Virginia.
Jessie Ramos–Willey
Associate Director of College Counseling
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Jessie joined the College Counseling team in the summer of 2018. Prior to Hopkins she served as College Counselor and Program Manager at Watkinson School and Associate Director of College Counseling at The Taft School. She also worked at her alma mater, Wesleyan University, as Associate Dean of Admission. She earned her master’s degree in counseling with a specialization in higher education from Central Connecticut State University.
Sarah Tarrant Madden
Associate Director of College Counseling
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Sarah joined the Hopkins College Counseling team in the summer of 2017 after spending three years in Deerfield's College Advising office and thirteen years in NYC, where she taught English and served as the Director of College Counseling at the Calhoun School. Her personal educational journey includes degrees from Wesleyan and Columbia; professionally, she's visited over 100 college campuses. Sarah is excited to help Hopkins students explore their future intellectual adventures.
Dan Drummond
College Counselor / English Faculty
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A native of Duluth, Minnesota, Dan served as a Senior Admissions Officer for six years at Harvard College before joining the staff at the University School of Milwaukee as a Director of College Counseling and English teacher for five years. Dan then served as an English Teacher and a College Counselor at St. Sebastian's School in Massachusetts for 11 years before coming to Hopkins in 2016.
Elizabeth Edwards
Registrar / Admin. Assistant to College Counseling
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Elizabeth Edwards joined the College Counseling team in 2004. Her work experience includes 13 years with JC Penny in Milford, where she was Office Manager. At Hopkins, she serves as Registrar and Administrative Assistant of the College Counseling Office. She processes and coordinates all paperwork relating to college counseling, and she assists students with senior year material, including transcripts.