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Elmer Yglesias Director, Data Analytics and Strategic Enrollment CAS Graduate Admissions

Elmer is a data scientist who helps to answer strategic questions relating to graduate admissions and enrollment. He provides technical expertise on ways to increase student enrollment, diversify the student body and build better processes around admission and enrollment. He is responsible for reviewing and analyzing data and trends, forecasting changes in enrollment, and working with AU leadership to develop enrollment models and operational strategies to respond. Elmer is the project lead for a new initiative that creates University Industry Collaborations for American University's STEM graduate programs. He participates in several cross-divisional committees, and was elected to the AU Staff Council for a two-year term; he serves as the staff liaison for the College of Arts and Sciences and the Office of Graduate & Professional Studies.