A Christ-centered institution.


Admissions Team

At Montreat College, your path of academics and your path of faith are equally important. We’re here to encourage and support you through both.


Meet the executive directors 

Traditional program


Jeff Holliday – Executive Director of Enrollment Management
jholliday@montreat.edu —828.669.8012, ext. 3717

Jeff holds a master’s degree in human resource development from Clemson University. After working in financial aid for 18 years in South Carolina, Jeff joined Montreat College in January 2012 as the Director of Financial Aid. Jeff also has a passion for Christ-centered higher education. He has worked alongside schools like Montreat for years through his consulting business and helped these schools increase enrollment, and more importantly, reach the world for Christ. Jeff is married to Heather and they have two children, Thomas and Ashton, and two four-legged children, Petey and Pressley. Contact him at any time if you have questions or need more information. 

Adult programs

Julia Pacilli - Executive Director of the School of Professional and Adult Studies
jpacilli@montreat.edu—828.669.8012, ext. 2756

Julia holds a master’s degree in professional studies in education from Capella University and is currently working toward a PhD in education with a specialization in higher education. Julia has been with Montreat College for two years and loves the peaceful charm of the Blue Ridge mountains. She enjoys working with adult undergraduate and graduate students as they begin their academic journey with Montreat. Contact her at any time if you have questions or need more information.


Meet your admissions team