ODU Appoints Brinkman Director of Undergraduate Admission

Kevin Brinkman


Columbus, OH – Ohio Dominican University (ODU) has appointed Kevin Brinkman, MBA, as director of Undergraduate Admission. Brinkman is responsible for planning, coordinating and implementing strategic student recruitment efforts for ODU’s undergraduate programs at the local and national levels. 

Brinkman brings nearly a decade of successful higher education recruitment experience to ODU. Most recently, Brinkman served as associate director of Undergraduate Admission at Millikin University, Decatur, Ill. Brinkman also served as athletic recruitment coordinator and assistant dean of Undergraduate Admission at Bellarmine University, Louisville, Ky. 

“We are thrilled to welcome Kevin to ODU, and I am confident that his knowledge and success in the area of student recruitment – particularly in the Midwest – will help us grow our enrollment and strengthen the already strong academic profile of our students,” said ODU President Peter Cimbolic, Ph.D. “Our enrollment management team is also in the process of rolling out new programs for next fall, including Insurance and Risk Management as well as Software Engineering.”  

Brinkman earned a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Communication as well as a Master of Business Administration from Bellarmine University. 

Ohio Dominican University is a comprehensive, four-year, private, liberal arts and master’s institution, founded in 1911 in the Catholic Dominican tradition. The University has approximately 2,600 students and offers undergraduate degrees in 45 majors as well as 11 graduate degree programs. Ohio Dominican uses a student-centered approach, with a commitment to quality teaching and learning.