Meet the Office

Elizabeth Gregory

Elizabeth Gregory

Director of Admission

310-288-3207

Bio

Elizabeth has worked at Westlake School and Harvard-Westlake School since 1970. At Westlake, she taught photography and served as Dean and Director of Admission and Financial Aid. She has been the Director of Admission of Harvard-Westlake School since the merger. Elizabeth's daughter, Malia, graduated from Harvard-Westlake in 1998.
Michelle Hung

Michelle Hung

Associate Director of Admission

310-288-3204

Bio

Michelle joined the Admission Office in September 2007. She previously worked in the admission offices of Hampshire College and Yale University and completed her M.F.A in film directing at UCLA Film School in June 2006. Michelle interviews and counsels students and families through the application process, coordinates the Parent Ambassador program, supervises office operations, organizes ISEE testing, and oversees publications and digital content for the Admission Office. She graduated from Westlake School in 1991.
Nancy Jeon '89

Nancy Jeon '89

Associate Director of Admission

310-288-3382

Bio

Nancy's history with the Harvard-Westlake Middle School campus starts with her time as a Westlake student in the '80s.  After earning her B.A. from Stanford University and her M.Ed. from UCLA, Nancy joined the Harvard-Westlake English Department in 1994.  She has taught 7th, 8th, and 9th grade English and served as a Middle School Dean from 1998-2004.  After talking time off to spend with her three children, Nancy returned to Harvard-Westlake in 2012 and joined the Admission Office in 2013.  Currently, Nancy interviews and counsels prospective families, manages ISEE testing, and coordinates the Student Ambassador program.
Melanie León

Melanie León

Director of Financial Aid

818-487-6607

Bio

Originally from North Carolina, Melanie taught Spanish and English at a charter school in the West Adams area for several years before joining our Admission Office in 2007. In 2014, she became the Director of Financial Aid.   

In addition to her role in the Financial Aid Office, Melanie serves as an advisor to new 9th grade students and helps coach the middle school cross country team.

Ashley Ma

Ashley Ma

Assistant Director of Admission

310-288-3387

Bio

Ashley joined the Admission Office in 2004.  Prior to Harvard-Westlake, she completed her M.A. degree in psychology from Pepperdine University.  Ashley works closely with prospective families throughout the application process, including interviewing and scheduling interviews, providing correspondence and assisting with the online application system.  She is also available to help Korean speaking families.
Megan Roy

Megan Roy

Admission Administrator and Receptionist

310-288-3207

Bio

Megan is a New Hampshire native and graduate of Emerson College in Boston, MA where she earned a degree in Television and Video Production.  Prior to joining Harvard-Westlake, she worked in the film industry both in production as a 1st Assistant Director and post production as an Assistant Editor. As the Middle School Receptionist/Assistant to the Director, Megan welcomes all visitors to the MS campus and works closely with the Director of Admission and Admission Office in daily operations.

Scott Turner

Scott Turner

Associate Director of Admission and Enrollment Management

310-288-3363

Bio

Scott joined the Admission Office in August 2012 having worked in international student services at USC for the previous five years.  He also has over 10 years of teaching experience in independent schools, both in the U.S. and China.  Scott manages student enrollment, interviews and advises prospective families, and organizes admission events throughout the year.