We are pleased to announce the appointment of Eric Barber as the director of enrollment management at Crossroads School in Santa Monica, California. This appointment is to a newly created position at Crossroads to lead the implementation of an integrated strategic enrollment management system. ISA led the year long search for this appointment, yielding numerous fine candidates.
Eric impressed the selection team at Crossroads with his wealth of experience in school enrollment and admissions, as well as his background in strategic thinking, access and equity work, and team building. As Crossroads’ director of enrollment management, Eric will provide leadership in enrollment planning and will serve as the point of integration for the recruitment, admissions, financial aid, information management, re-enrollment and retention functions of the school. He will oversee both Elementary and Secondary admissions offices, working closely with both directors Celia Lee and Erica Warren.
Eric was most recently the director of admission and enrollment management at the Evergreen School in Shoreline, Washington. Prior to that, he served as the associate director of admissions and outreach coordinator at Lakeside School in Seattle, Washington, and was the associate director of admissions at the California Institute of the Arts. Eric holds a bachelor of arts in music from the University of Oregon and a master of fine arts from the California Institute for the Arts in jazz and African-American Music.
Please join ISA in congratulating both Eric and Crossroads School in their new partnership and the creation of an integrated strategic enrollment management system.