Annual Institute 2019

Director of Admission Operations
Phillips Academy Andover





Vivien Valenzuela Mallick has worked in the Phillips Academy (Andover) admission office for the past 20 years, starting as an entry-level admission counselor and working her way up the ranks to assistant dean of admission, associate dean of admission, senior associate dean of admission, and finally director of admission operations. In her role, she oversees the day-to-day operations of the office, as well as the administrative staff, event planning, and marketing and social media. Follow her on Instagram @andoveradmissions and on Twitter @Admissions01810. Mallick works closely with Andover’s communications office on all print and digital projects for admissions; together they received a CASE D1 Gold Award for their work on Walkabout, an immersive multimedia experience which debuted in 2013. She also serves on the North American Boarding Initiative (NABI) advisory committee with The Association of Boarding Schools. Mallick lives with her husband and two children on the Andover campus in a 10th-12th grade girls’ dorm. She enjoys cooking and eating, and always plans her travels around restaurant reservations. She is a diehard fan of the Boston Red Sox, New England Patriots, and the band Guster.