Office of Admissions

Phone: (919) 660-3436
Toll-Free: (888) GO-2-DUKE
Fax: (919) 660-3535
admissions@div.duke.edu

Regular Mail
Duke Divinity School
Box 90965
Durham, NC 27708-0965

Express Mail
Duke Divinity School
403 Chapel Drive
106 Westbrook Bldg.
Durham, NC 27708

Office of Financial Aid

Phone: (919) 660-3441
Fax: (919) 660-3535
financialaid@div.duke.edu

Regular Mail
Duke Divinity School
Box 90969
Durham, NC 27708-0969

Express Mail
Duke Divinity School
403 Chapel Drive
106 Westbrook Bldg.
Durham, NC 27708

Todd Maberry
Senior Director of Admissions, Recruitment, and Student Finance

Todd MaberryTodd walks with current and future church leaders as they discern their vocation, helps them determine if theological education at Duke Divinity is a part of their calling, and then helps them figure out how to fund their education. An ordained elder in the United Methodist Church, Todd has served as a community pastor at the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection Downtown and has also planted a missional house church in Durham, N.C. Todd attended college at Olivet Nazarene University and has an M.Div. from Duke Divinity School and a M.P.A. from NC State University. Todd is married to Laura, and they have two young daughters. 

Admissions Staff

Paige Eppenstein Anderson
Director of Admissions

Paige joined the Office of Admissions in early 2014 as assistant director. Prior to this, she served in graduate admissions and student services at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. She has also held various positions in higher education administration at Boston College, Harvard Divinity School, and University of Dayton. Paige received an M.A. in Higher Education with a focus on education policy, diversity issues, and administration from the Lynch School of Education at Boston College. She studied American religious history at Harvard Divinity School, where she earned a Masters of Theological Studies degree in 2005. She earned a B.A. in Religious Studies with minors in Women’s Studies and Anthropology from the University of Dayton.

Territories: North Carolina (shared), District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, Maine, Midwest and West Coast

Corey Tyson
Admissions Officer

A native of Little Rock, Arkansas, Corey moved to Durham in 2012 to begin her Master of Divinity degree after graduating from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. Corey joined the Admissions staff in January 2015 as an admissions intern and, after earning her M.Div. from Duke Divinity School, she joined the team full-time. She is a certified elder candidate in the Arkansas Conference of the United Methodist Church. Corey has servied in local churches in both Arkansas and North Carolina and spent a summer in Uganda during her time as a student at Duke. Corey enjoys hiking, being with friends, drinking coffee, cheering for the Arkansas Razorbacks and Duke Basketball (Go Blue Devils!), and playing with her hedgehog, Moses.  

Territories: North Carolina (shared), South Carolina, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Louisana, Arkansas, Texas, Mississippi, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Missouri

Brandon Holmes
Admissions Assistant

Originally from Chapin, S.C., Brandon moved to the Durham area after receiving his B.A. in religion from Presbyterian College in Clinton, S.C. Following a few years working as a barista in downtown Durham, Brandon is happy to call Duke Divinity School home. Brandon also calls Dirty South Improv Theater home, and he has been performing, coaching, and teaching improvised comedy there since 2011. He lives in Durham with his rambunctious dog, Miso. Brandon loves meeting new prospective students and helping them discover what Duke Divinity School has in store for them.

Kate Grimmett
Admissions Assistant

Kate is from Charlotte, N.C., and earned her B.S. in psychology from Appalachian State University. In the mountains of Boone, N.C., she met her husband, Chris, who is a first-year M.Div. student. Kate and Chris currently live Durham and are a part of the United Methodist Church community. She likes her tea sweet and her okra fried, and is here to help you with anything you might need in the admissions process.

Financial Aid Staff

Cassandra Pettigrew
Director of Financial Aid

PettigrewCassandra joined the Office of Financial Aid as the director of financial aid in the spring of 2014. She has more than 20 years of financial aid and higher education experience, and previously served as the associate director of financial aid at Fayetteville State University and senior account executive for Sallie Mae Incorporated, providing higher education institutions with funding and technology solutions. Cassandra also previously served as director of financial aid for Duke's Fuqua School of Business. 

Lenore Budget
Staff Assistant, Office of Financial Aid

Born and raised in Brooklyn, N.Y., Lenore has 14 years of experience working closely with students in the financial aid arena. Lenore joined the Divinity School in 2011 after moving from Atlanta. Lenore enjoys spoiling her grandchildren, doing brain teasers, and watching B-rated science fiction movies.