There are more than 125 student and professional staff throughout our residential communities working with one goal in mind — to provide our students with a safe, secure, and enjoyable living environment during their time at the University.


Robert Vass
Executive Director of Housing, Residential Life and Community Standards
As the Executive Director, Robert provides overall supervision and direction of the department, including budgeting, facilities management, and the housing assignment process. Additionally, he serves as the Conduct Officer for the University.

Resident Directors (RD)

The RDs are professional staff members who assist residents with personal and academic concerns, supervise the student staff, and promote intentionally designed programs and the overall management of the residence hall in pursuit of the mission of the department.

Jeremy Glover

Resident Director, Bodine

Maliek Sterrett

Resident Director, Seeley/Cooper or

Atiya Jackson
Resident Director, Barnum

Jessica Depalmer
Resident Director, University

Martin Ralda-Martinez
Resident Director, Chaffee Hall

Providing quality service is our number one goal in the Office of Housing, Residential Life and Community Standards. More than 125 student staff work within the residence halls assisting their peers in a variety of roles.

Graduate Assistant for Residential Life (GA)

The Graduate Assistant for Residential Life is pursuing a degree in College Student Personnel Administration at the University and assists in the management of the Office of Housing, Residential Life and Community Standards assisting walk-in students with concerns and provides administrative support for the staff and oversees the Health Science Living Community and University Place Apartments.

Jahleal Savage
Graduate Assistant

Graduate Interns for Residential Life (GI)

The Graduate Interns are graduate students pursing a degree in College Student Personnel Administration at the University and assist the main office staff with the daily operations of the department, promote intentionally designed programs and conduct research for department-wide initiatives.

Our current Graduate Interns include:

Shawn Mason

Dominick Pereira

Christina Sorrentino

Resident Assistants (RA)/Community Assistants (CA)

The RAs and CAs are undergraduate/graduate paraprofessional staff members which work to create community on their floor and in the residence hall by encouraging students to become engaged in campus programs, serving as a resource for student questions, referring students to campus services, and addressing inappropriate behavior within the community.

Hall First Name Last Name
Barnum Jennifer Guachichullca
Barnum Zachary Hall
Barnum Abigail Haughton
Barnum Santigie Mansaray
Barnum Jessica Orozco
Barnum Jesus Rodriguez
Bodine Chelsea Antwi
Bodine Latisha Billups
Bodine Shannon Blackwood
Bodine Ashlica Malcolm
Bodine Chynna Marrero
Bodine Dashaan Perry
Bodine Rashawn Powell
Bodine Skye Blue Rivera
Bodine Rocio Siri Garcia
Bodine Alexandria Smith
Chaffee Mary Ajala
Chaffee Kwabena Antwi
Chaffee Michael Asmerom
Chaffee Khadijah Boben
Chaffee Caitlynn Dufort
Chaffee Douglas Owens-Wooten
Chaffee Catherine Rosario
Cooper Joshua Hauge
Cooper Anisia Simpson
Cooper Bhupindra Singh
Cooper Tracie Slade
Cooper Stephanie Vega
Seeley Kerley Alexis
Seeley Gianni Castillo
Seeley Terica Medwinter
Seeley Wilhelmina Middleton
Seeley Kirthly Reid
Seeley Genesis Tapia
University Logan Gagne
University Eshawn Hoffler
University Tatiana McDonald
University Adebola Paul
University Michael Robinson
University Kameka Salmon
University Lacora Wood

Guest Relations Associates (GRA)

The GRAs are undergraduate/graduate paraprofessional staff who coordinate the guest visitation policy within the residence halls and serve as contact for guest and student concerns.

Last Name First Name
Akingbade Motolani
Alexis Kerley
Asmerom Michael
Billups Latisha
Billups Latisha
Blackwood Shannon
Boben Khadijah
Brown Quantasha
Collado Justin
Cushicagua Sabrina
Danial Reem
Datta Avishek
Desir Giselle
Dorcely Hughens
Eaddy Cayla
Ellis Jatarra
Ferguson Rachel
Gibson Ebonie
Gomez Katherine
Gonzalez Camila
Graham Kallijah
Harrigan Marlequa
Haughton Khyashiir
Hawkins Paige
Hoffler Eshawn
Lemmons Tyler
Lewis Shaunte
Livingston Brittany
Louis Natalie
Malcolm Ashlica
Marc Kattya
Marrero Chynna
Marri Sharath Kumar
McDonald Tatiana
Medwinter Terica
Mercado Shamaris
Middleton Wilhelmina
Nazario Louis
Nelson Niasha
Orozco Jessica
Paredes Melissa
Patrick Ja’Quan
Paul Adebola
Peketi Sai Chaitanya
Perez Rebecca
Perry Dashaan
Platts Azariah
Pulgarin Estefania
Reid Kirthly
Rivera SkyeBlue
Rodriguez Jesus
Rosario Cathy
Rosario Cathy
Signez Bianca
Simpson Anisia
Simpson Anisia
Siri Rocio
Siri Rocio
Tucker Daisha
Wiafe Venessa
Williams Shneak
Wilson Isaiah
Wood Lacora
Yankana Renielle


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