Meet Your Counselor

CassieCassie Benning
Admissions Counselor

Recruitment Area: Western and Southern Iowa
E -mail: cassie.benning

Set up a campus visit or ask us questions: 1-800-772-2085 or e-mail


Hometown: Gilbertville, IA
High School: Don Bosco
Educational Background: B.A. Wartburg College, 2010
Major(s) in College: Communication Arts with Leadership Certification


Fun Fact About Me: While I was on campus I was involved in Ambassadors and was Vice President of the organization my senior year.

Inspirational Quote: “God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and wisdom to know the difference.”

Favorite Book: Any book by Elin Hilderbrand

Hobbies/Interests: Working out, fishing, playing sports especially softball and volleyball, watching wrestling, baseball, and football, cheering on the Wartburg Knights and St. Louis Cardinals, and spending time with my husband and our two dogs.

What do you enjoy most about Wartburg: The atmosphere and “Be Orange” attitude! We really are like a big family on campus that includes our students, faculty, staff, alumni, and prospective students.