Sarah Smith-Frigerio joined the Office of Admissions & Financial Aid in June 2016 as the new admissions and recruitment coordinator. Previously, she worked for seven years in the Missouri School of Journalism as a senior academic advisor in the Graduate Studies office, where she was active in both advising current students and in recruiting prospective students for the online master’s program and the doctoral program in journalism. Prior to that, Smith-Frigerio worked as the administrative coordinator for the American Culture Studies program at Washington University in St. Louis.
Smith-Frigerio received her bachelor’s degree from Southwest Missouri State University (now known as Missouri State University) and her master’s degree from Washington University in St. Louis. She is currently working toward her doctorate in the Department of Communication at Mizzou.