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Residence Life Staff


Organizational Chart

View our Organizational Chart. Residence Life is a department within the Division of Student Affairs.


Central Office Staff

Karla Thoennes
Karla Thoennes
Director of Residence Life

White, Kenney
Kenney White
Assistant Director of Residence Life - Residence Education

Sponholz, Michelle
Michelle Sponholz
Assistant Director of Residence Life – Facilities and Business Operations

Brunner, Liz
Liz Brunner
Assistant Director of Residence Life - 
Leadership Development and Outreach

Jackie Bennett Photo
Jackie Bennett
Custodial Supervisor

Matt Fitzgerald
Matt Fitzgerald
Information and Technology Coordinator

Cori Fosmo
Cori Fosmo
Contract and Assignment Coordinator

Stephanie Shipp
Stephanie Shipp
Administrative Support Coordinator

Witak, Sam
Sam Witak, Hall Director
Ames and South Fork Suites

Evan Fisher-Damsgard, Hall Director
Johnson and Prucha Halls

Nick Lauer
Nick Lauer, Hall Director
Grimm Hall and McMillan Hall

Steilen, Nicolas
Nic Steilen, Hall Director
May and Stratton Halls

Jordan Cantele
Jordan Cantele, Hall Director
Crabtree Hall and Parker Hall

Kelsey Avey
Kelsey Avey, Hall Director
Hathorn Hall


Graduate Student Interns

Phong Yang
Phong Yang
Assistant Hall Director
Grimm Hall and McMillan Hall

Contact Us

Department of Residence Life
M-F, 7:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
B3 East Hathorn Hall