George Mason University

Danny Brosnan

Staff photo: Danny Brosnan

Danny Brosnan

Admissions Counselor

Email: dbrosna@gmu.edu

My name is Danny Brosnan, and I am an admissions counselor here at George Mason University. While I did not attend Mason as an undergraduate student, it is an institution that I have always admired from afar. As a native of Fairfax and a graduate of Paul VI Catholic High School, I can speak not only to the quality of education that George Mason offers to prospective students, but also to the advantages of its proximity to Washington, D.C., and surrounding areas.

After graduating from Wheeling Jesuit University in 2009, I began working in the radio and marketing industry in Arlington, VA. In my free time, I coached baseball and swimming in the Fairfax area, which helped me to realize how much I enjoyed working with young people. This realization was the impetus for becoming involved in higher education! Five years after graduating, I returned to Wheeling Jesuit in 2013, and for three years, I was tasked with recruiting students from the east coast and low-income areas. During this time I also completed a master’s degree in Educational Leadership. I started at Mason in 2016 and have quickly found my home here!

With three years of experience at a smaller institution, I am most impressed with how Mason manages to maintain an overall average classroom size of 25-35 students. Despite being the largest public research institution in the Commonwealth of Virginia, with a high national profile to boot, you feel like you are joining a close community from the moment you step on campus. Growing up in Northern Virginia naturally gave me the opportunity to be friends with many Mason alums, ALL of whom are doing well in their lives and careers (not surprising based on our 80% job placement rate just 6-months after graduation!).

Choosing the right college is a very exciting time in your life, and I look forward to sharing all that George Mason has to offer with you. If you have any questions about the admissions process, please do not hesitate to contact me at any time. GO PATRIOTS!

Travel

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Central States

10/04/2017 Garden City High School High School Visit Garden City, Kansas

Northeastern State

09/25/2017 Pope John XXIII High School Visit Sparta, New Jersey
09/26/2017 Dwight Englewood High School Alumni Reception Tenafly, New Jersey
09/26/2017 Randolph High School High School Visit Randolph, Massachusetts
09/28/2017 Immaculate Heart Academy High School Visit Twp Washingtn, New Jersey
09/28/2017 Bergen County College Fair College Fair/Day Oradell, New Jersey
09/29/2017 Bergen Catholic Alumni Reception Oradell, New Jersey
09/29/2017 Paramus Catholic High School Visit Paramus, New Jersey
09/29/2017 Seton Hall Prep High School Visit West Orange, New Jersey
10/03/2017 St. John The Baptist High School Visit West Islip, New York
10/03/2017 Kellenburg HS Alumni Reception Uniondale, New York
10/04/2017 Kellenburg HS High School Visit Hicksville, New York
10/04/2017 Seaford High School High School Visit Seaford, Delaware
10/05/2017 Glen Cove High School Alumni Reception Glen Cove, New York
10/05/2017 George W. Hewlett High School Visit Hewlett, New York
10/05/2017 Jericho High School High School Visit Jericho, New York
10/05/2017 Carle Place High School Visit Carle Place, New York