Vice President for Enrolment and Communications and Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid Matthew T. Proto oversees all aspects of enrollment, marketing, and communications for Colby College. He also has overseen the Department of Athletics during his tenure at Colby. Prior to joining the Colby community in May 2015 he served as assistant dean of admissions at Stanford University. Proto has benefited from working in multiple admissions roles, having served as director of scholar selection for the Morehead-Cain Scholars program, associate director of admission and college counseling at Choate Rosemary Hall, and assistant director of admission at Yale University. A graduate of Yale University, Proto earned a master of liberal studies degree at Wesleyan University and a doctorate in educational leadership at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.