Residence Hall Handbook

STAFF DIRECTORY

 

Administration


Name

Title

Contact Information

Contact For:

Dr. Melinda F. Grove

Director

330-972-7800
mgrove@uakron.edu

General questions or concerns

Living-learning community selection

Maria Jones

Administrative Secretary

330-972-5516
majones@uakron.edu

Event Space Reservations

Housing and Conference Services


Name

Title

Contact Information

Contact For:

Valerie Bloodsworth

Associate Director, Housing and Conference Services

330-972-7800
vab@uakron.edu

Summer Conference Reservations
Early Arrival Requests

Jacklyn Dean

Coordinator of Assignments and Administration

330-972-5288
jam219@uakron.edu

Housing Assignment Questions

Room Change Questions

Freshman Exemption Petitions

Jerry McMillen

Business Systems Administrator

330-972-7802
gcm@uakron.edu

Housing Software

Kendal Martis

Student Supervisor, Service Desks and Operations

330-972-7261
housingga5@uakron.edu

Service Desk Concerns
Community Assistant Applications

Desk Managers – Each hall has a service desk which provides security services for the students and performs safety and security checks and procedures. Desk Managers supervise the Community Assistants at one or more service desk and serve as Student Assistants for the Department of Residence Life and Housing main office.
Community Assistants – Work at the service desks in the residence hall system. They verify resident IDs, check guests in and out of the hall, and serve as a resource to residents.
Student Assistants – Perform clerical duties in the Department of Residence Life and Housing

 

Residential Education


Name

Title

Contact Information

Contact For:

Deidrinelle Moton

Associate Director, Residential Education

330-972-7800
drouse@uakron.edu

General questions or concerns

Kaitlyn Price

Residence Life Coordinator

330-972-5438
kprice2A@uakron.edu

Honors Complex
Orr Hall
Ritchie Hall
Sisler-McFawn Hall

Matthew Cola

Residence Life Coordinator

330-972-5489
mcola@uakron.edu

South Hall

Geordan Burress

Residence Life Coordinator

330-972-5319
gburress@uakron.edu

Spicer Hall

Melissa Mick

Residence Life Coordinator

330-972-5658
Mnm46@uakron.edu

Quaker Square Hall

Shavon Colston

Residence Life Coordinator

330-972-5096
Scolston5@uakron.edu

Exchange Hall

Jillian Rader

Residence Life Coordinator

330-972-5057
Jrader@uakron.edu

Bulger Hall
Spanton Hall

Resident Assistants – These graduate or undergraduate students provide leadership on the residence hall floors. RAs promote educational, social, cultural and personal development of University students. They also assist individuals, floor groups, special interest groups, and hall government with planning and assessing successful programs and activities. RAs also promote community standards and enforce University policies.

Each night there is an RA on duty 9 p.m. until 6 a.m. in your hall. You may contact the RA on duty by calling the service desk. See service desk numbers.

 

Co-Curricular Programs and Activities


Name

Title

Contact Information

Contact For:

Thomas Faessel

Associate Director, Co-curricular Programs & Activities

330-972-7800
faesse1@uakron.edu

Residence Hall Program Board
Residence Hall Council
National Residence Hall Honorary
Sigma Lambda Freshman Honorary
Emerging Leaders Program

Tiffany Schmidt

Coordinator Residential Co-curricular Programs & Activities

330-972-6596

Residence Hall Council

National Residence Hall Honorary

Sara Caris

Student Supervisor, Emerging Leaders Program

3300-972-7031
housingga2@uakron.edu

Emerging Leaders Program

LEAP Mentor selection

LEAP Mentors – LEAP stands for "Leadership, Education, and Programming." These mentors provide resources, programming and support for the Emerging Leaders communities in Ritchie, Sisler-McFawn, and Honors Residence Halls.