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.

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Joellen Tipton

Executive Director for Residence Life and Living-Learning Programs

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Dana Grant

Director of Residence Life Business Operations and Technology

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Jeff Vienneau

Director of Residence Life Facilities and Maintenance

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Kimberly Baechtel

Associate Director of Residence Life Student Development Programs

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Katy Earp

Assistant Director for Housing Services

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Darian Fisher

Assistant Director of Marketing and Guest Services

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Kyle Ashton

Assistant Director for Residence Hall Staff and Community Development

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Wayne Bennett

Assistant Director for Student Discipline and Risk Management

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Katy Pelton

Assistant Director of Residence Life Maintenance for Administration

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John Christ

Assistant Director of Residence Life Maintenance for Operations

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Michael "Scooter" Osborne

System Analyst

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Zachary Taylor

Assistant Director for Residence Hall Staff and Academic Initiatives