Support Staff

Robin Pierson

Administrative Coordinator I

Robin Pierson is the Assistant to the Executive Director of Residence Life & Living-Learning Programs. She is responsible for purchase orders, credit card purchases, supply orders, travel, student/staff job postings and HR paperwork/processing. You may contact Robin by phone at (936) 294-1808 or by email at

Tony Nick

Student Relations Coordinator

Tony Nick is the first point of contact for main office departmental inquiries concerning student services and records. Tony is responsible for overseeing the Housing Ambassadors and general departmental reception including housing showroom tours, large group housing tour scheduling, and staffing recruitment events. Tony also coordinates training and professional development for the Housing Ambassadors. You may reach Tony by phone at (936) 294-1820 or by email at

Leslie Nixon

Accountant II

Leslie Nixon is the Assistant to the Director of Residence Life Business Operations and Technology and the department’s accountant. She is responsible for reconciliation of income and expenses for the Residence Life Office and expenses for Residence Life Maintenance. Leslie also confers with other departments to insure charges/credits are posted correctly. You may contact Leslie by phone at (936) 294-3296 or by email at

Sally Bacon

Student Assignments

Sally Bacon is responsible for clerical and assigning duties in the Department of Residence Life, including housing assignments. Sally works closely with the Assistant Director of Housing Services. She assigns housing for incoming Freshmen and Upperclassmen. She also assists with, Hall/Room Transfer, and Room Change Cards when students want to change their housing assignments or checking out. Sally also works closely with the Hall Directors when any changes are taking place in the Residence Halls. You may contact Sally Bacon by phone at (936) 294-1812 or by email at

Angela Kizzee

Off-Campus Living Coordinator

Angela Kizzee serves as a resource and support person for students in matters related to off-campus housing. Her responsibilities include assisting students in finding housing options outside of those available on-campus. Angela plays a key role in organizing housing fairs each semester, where students can explore different off-campus housing opportunities. Additionally, she presents information at New Student and Transfer Student orientations to help newcomers understand their housing options.

Furthermore, Angela provides various programs throughout the year specifically designed for young renters. These programs likely cover topics such as tenant rights, leasing processes, and other important aspects of off campus living. Overall, her role is dedicated to ensuring that students have access to valuable resources and support when navigating the off-campus housing landscape. Students can reach out to Angela for guidance and information either by phone at (936) 294-1762 or by email at

Malyssa Cadriel

Student Accounts

Malyssa Cadriel is responsible for clerical and accounting duties in the Department of Residence Life, including posting and proofing entries. She assists with student accounts, past due accounts, housing applications, meal plans and Bearkat Bucks. You may contact Malyssa by phone at (936) 294-1893 or by email at

Hannah Duncan

Administrative Assistant III

Hannah Duncan is the Assistant to the Student Development Group. She assists with general residence life questions and is a liaison between hall staff and vendors. Hannah oversees the departmental Resource Center, equipment tracking, inventory control, purchasing, budget tracking, vendor coordination, scheduling, training, Blackboard Updates, abandoned property, and assisting where needed in the Student Development Group. You may contact Hannah by phone at (936) 294-3058 or by email at