Central Staff

Central Staff

The Central Staff subsection within the Residence Life Department is comprised of members who hold a management or leadership position within the department.  The responsibilities of those within Central Staff encompass the maintenance, business, and hall operations while incorporating the department’s mission to provide a safe and inviting learning environment that fosters the success and development of our student residents. 

Joellen Tipton
Executive Director for Residence Life and Living-Learning Programs
Dana Grant
Director of Residence Life Business Operations and Technology
Jeff Vienneau
Director of Residence Life Facilities and Maintenance
Kimberly Baechtel
Associate Director of Residence Life Student Development Programs
Katy Earp
Assistant Director for Housing Services
Darian Fisher
Assistant Director of Marketing and Guest Services
Kyle Ashton
Assistant Director for Residence Hall Staff and Community
Wayne Bennett
Assistant Director for Student Discipline and Risk Management
Corey Wheeler
Assistant Director for Hall Staff and Academic Initiatives
John Christ
Assistant Director of Residence Life Maintenance for Operations
Katy Pelton
Assistant Director of Residence Life Maintenance for Administration
Michael "Scooter" Osborne
System Analyst