Christine Bowman has served as the Dean for Enrollment Services since May of 2014​. Her responsibilities include overseeing the admission and​ financial aid departments​ to set enrollment and retention philosophies at Southwestern University.  

After growing up in Houston, she attended Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas, graduating in 1993.  She furthered her education earning a Masters degree in Higher Education Administration from The University of Texas at Austin. Throughout her career, Christine has worked with tour guides, campus visitation planning, alumni recruiting programs, transfer students, and international students managing staff and other “supplemental” duties that make an admission and enrollment office successful.

Professionally, Christine has been active in various professional organizations including The National Association of College Admission Counseling on both the National and State level.  She was the the Co-Chair for the 2007 NACAC National Conference in Austin and served as the Chair of the Independent Colleges and Universities of Texas E-Committee. She currently serves as the Chair of the Colleges that Change Lives Board of Directors and as a member of the TACAC Fiscal Policy Committee.  With 20 years of experience in the Admission profession, Christine believes in guiding students to find the right college fit and regularly gives presentations encouraging a stress-free college search process.

Her husband, Bill, is also a Southwestern graduate (’92) and currently serves as the Men’s Lacrosse Coach. They have two children, Savannah and Elijah.