Christopher Lambert is the Vice President for Enrollment Management. Chris was born and raised in the state of South Carolina where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Winthrop University and Masters of Higher Education and Student Affairs from the University of South Carolina. Experienced Enrollment Management professional with over 12 years of experience in Admissions and Recruitment for undergraduate and graduate programs held at Duke University, University of North Carolina Charlotte, University of South Carolina and Winthrop University. Skilled in leading recruitment and advisement teams collaboratively to create continuous enrollment processes for prospective students. Highly proficient in student recruitment (traditional, non-traditional, and online), strategic enrollment management planning, and marketing.
Christopher is a Lexington, South Carolina native and the youngest of three siblings (brother and sister). He enjoys spending every moment he can with his niece and nephew, family, and friends. In his free time, he enjoys working out/fitness, being outdoors (hiking, zip-lining, skydiving, canoeing, trailing running, etc.), going to amusement parks (rollercoasters! Anything with an adrenaline rush) and concerts. Christopher has earned my Spartan Trifecta Medal and have accomplished 5 skydives!
M.Ed. in Higher Education and Student Affairs, University of South Carolina Columbia
B.S in Biology, Winthrop University
How long have you worked at GSSM?
I started at GSSM on January 13, 2020! I am excited to bring all the amazing opportunities that GSSM has to offer to students seeking an unparalleled STEM education experience!
How long have you worked in academia?
Experienced Enrollment Management professional with over 12 years of experience in Admissions and Recruitment for undergraduate and graduate programs held at Duke University, University of North Carolina Charlotte, University of South Carolina and Winthrop University. I have worked in Admissions & Recruitment and Housing & Residence Life during my Higher Education Career.
What would your students be surprised to learn about you?
I have completed a Spartan Trifecta and completed 5 tandem sky dives! Big fan of Friends, Supernatural, The Big Bang Theory, Dragon Ball Z, Harry Potter and Marvel Movies! Collector of Funko Pops!
What is your perfect pizza?
Pepperoni, Chicken and Pineapple
Give us a Twitter-style short bio about yourself.
Adrenaline Rush. Fitness. Health Nut. Concert Goer. Chick-Fil-A. Sushi! Pizza is my cheat meal. Peanut butter lover. Friends Fanatic. Living my best life and making lasting memories along the way.
What’s your favorite quote?
"Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts." -Winston S. Churchill
“Just Do It!”-Nike
“Pivot!” and “How you doin’”-Friends TV Show