MVS Staff

  • Director of Military & Veteran Services
    Kalyn Ryll is a civilian with a passion for helping veteran and military-connected students navigate their path in higher education. Ms. Ryll has over 6 years of experience working in higher education, beginning in career and academic coaching, and most recently serving as the Veteran and Military Services Coordinator at Northern Essex Community College. Prior to entering the field of education, Kalyn worked as a Transition Counselor for the U.S. Army’s Soldier For Life Transition Assistance…
  • Military Benefits Specialist, School Certifying Official
    Penny Watson is a US Marine Corps Veteran, having served as an Aviation Operations Specialist. Ms. Watson recently completed her BS in Business Administration: Management at UNH using her GI Bill benefits and is currently pursuing a Masters of Public Administration here at UNH. Penny officially joined the Military & Veteran Services Office as a full time employee on 23 May 2018, however she has worked for MVS as a work-study and as an hourly employee since 2014. During her time as a…