Wilkes University has selected Jared Menghini as the next vice president of enrollment management. In this role, Menghini leads the university’s recruitment strategy and oversees undergraduate and graduate admissions offices, enrollment services and financial aid.
Menghini joined Wilkes in 2021 as executive director of student financial services. In this role, he provided strategic and operational leadership of the financial aid and student accounts program, managing a total financial aid program of approximately $85 million annually. Since Aug. 2022, Jared has served as co-interim vice president of enrollment management after the departure of Kishan Zuber.
Prior to joining Wilkes, Menghini was the associate vice president of enrollment management and director of financial aid at King’s College. There he helped increase retention through added grants and scholarships and implemented a new customer relationship management system. He earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in health care administration from King’s and is a graduate of Hazleton Area High School.
Menghini resides in Drums with his wife, Alyssa and their four children.