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Employing over 100 professional full-time staff, 15 graduate student staff, and 120 undergraduate student staff, University Housing works as a cohesive team to fulfill our stated mission and visionary goals. From our live-in staff to our central office, we all take great pride in our work and are committed to the safety and success of our residents. Our department is divided into functional areas, each with its own unique responsibilities and staff. Click on the tabs below to view the individual staff for each area and get to know us better!
Alicia Vest, Ed.D.
Associate Director for Administrative Services
318 John E. Thomas Hall
Amanda Cutchens, Ph.D.
Assistant Director for Communications & Conferences
319C John E. Thomas Hall
Administrative Services Coordinator
319A John E. Thomas Hall
Housing Assignments Coordinator
319B John E. Thomas Hall
Front Desk Supervisor
321 John E. Thomas Hall
Technology Support Coordinator
307 John E. Thomas Hall
Shannon Jordan, Ed.D.
Senior Associate Director for Residence Life
331 John E. Thomas Hall
Assistant Director for East Campus
070 Appalachian Hall
Will Sheppard, Ed.D.
Assistant Director for West Campus
158 Thunder Hill Hall
Gina Ondercin, Ph.D.
Assistant Director for Residence Education
334 John E. Thomas Hall
Coordinator - Belk, Frank, Newland
166 Thunder Hill Hall
Coordinator - Cone, Lovill, Summit
074 Appalachian Hall
Coordinator - Coltrane, Gardner
164 Thunder Hill Hall
Coordinator - Appalachian Panhellenic Hall, East, Hoey
076 Appalachian Hall
Coordinator - Cannon, Doughton, White
078 Appalachian Hall
Coordinator - Appalachian Heights, Living Learning Center
073 Appalachian Hall
Coordinator - Mountaineer, Student Leadership
160 Thunder Hill Hall
Coordinator - Bowie, Eggers
163 Thunder Hill Hall
Coordinator - Raven Rocks, Thunder Hill
162 Thunder Hill Hall
330 John E. Thomas Hall
Service Desk Supervisor
West Service Desk
Service Desk Supervisor
East Service Desk
Raven Rocks Hall
Thunder Hill Hall
Graduate Assistant for Residence Hall Safety
109 Frank Hall
Graduate Assistant for Residence Education
349 John E. Thomas Hall
Graduate Assistant for Student Leadership
313 John E. Thomas Hall
Associate Director for Housing Facilities
302 John E. Thomas Hall
101A Mountaineer Hall
Support Services Supervisor
126 Newland Hall
Work Order Manager
305 John E. Thomas Hall
308 John E. Thomas Hall
Tom Kane, Ed.D.
Director of University Housing
316 John E. Thomas Hall
Associate Director for Recruitment, Selection, & Training
332 John E. Thomas Hall
338 John E. Thomas Hall
314 John E. Thomas Hall