Meet the Staff

Robert DeMezzo                                                Rob Demezzo 

Director of Residence Life                                 

(203) 392- 5870  

The Director of Residence Life oversees the overall operation of the Office of Residence Life. The Director seeks to provide all students with opportunities to build relationships and fulfill their personal and academic goals.



Marvin Wilson

Marvin Wilson

Associate Director of Housing Operations

(203) 392-5091  

The Associate Director of Residence Life for Housing Operations supervises and oversees all aspects of housing assignments, residential facilities, summer conference services, Residence Life technology initiatives and marketing. 




Dr. Shelia Coressel

Associate Director for Residential Education and Community Development

(203) 392-7299  

The Associate Director of Residence Life for Residential Education and Community Development oversees initiatives relating to community development, educational programming, student learning and student leadership development. The Associate Director also supports the first- and second-year residential communities.





Mark Parrott
Assistant Director of Residence Life for Upper-Class Communities


The Assistant Director of Residence Life supervises the upper-class residence hall communities, coordinates the educational and student development missions of the department, and assists with the selection, training and development of paraprofessional staff members. 


Dee Dee Dahlman


Dee Dee Dahlman

Housing Assignment Coordinator

(203) 392-8856 

The Interim Housing Assignment Coordinator is responsible for on-campus housing placements, billing and room selection  processes in traditional and apartment-style residence halls.




Kelly T


Kelly Thibault

Assistant to the Director

(203) 392-5872 




Lekeisha Woods

Office of Residence Life Secretary

(203) 392-5012








Sarah Greco


Sarah Greco

University Assistant

(203) 392-5950  



Residence Hall Directors

The Residence Hall Directors are full time administrators at Southern Connecticut State University and live in the Residence Halls. They are responsible for the residence hall students, activities, and facilities. They provide advisement, counseling and supervision, assisting residents individually and as a group. It is their responsibility to work with students and Resident Advisors to create an environment that contributes to the intellectual, social, and cultural development of the residents who live in the halls. In addition, they assist the Director of Housing and are responsible for Central Office duties as assigned by the Director of Housing. They are also the major contributors to the entire Resident Advisor training program. Each Hall Director's office is located within their respective hall and is open to the residents from 8.30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.


Adam Bonet

Adam Bonet

Director of Schwartz Hall

(203) 392-6527  

Kaitlyn Cody


Kaitlyn Cody

Director of Hickerson Hall

(203) 392-6369






Kaitlyn Hoffmann



Kaitlyn Hoffmann

Director of Brownell Hall

(203) 392-6375  








Meurcie Redding



Meurcie Redding

Director of North Campus Midrise and Townhouses

(203) 392-6378







Cristalyn Vargas


Cristalyn Vargas

Director of Farnham Hall

(203) 392-5433  





Jahkahli Johnson



Jahkahli Johnson

Director of Neff Hall

(203) 392-6354







Jason Rizk


Jason Rizk

Director of West Campus

(203) 392-9155  







Liz Dishian


Elizabeth Dishian

Director of Wilkinson Hall

(203) 392-6347  






Brooke Surprenant



Brooke Surprenant

Director of Chase Hall

(203) 392-6360






 Graduate interns




Nick Gleifert


Nicholas Gleifert

Programming Development

(203) 392-8929

Mary Alicea


Mary Alicea

Housing Operations

(203) 392-5245  

Mike Soto

Michael Soto

Graduate Intern

(203) 392-6214  

Moni Smith-Ocran

Moni Smith-Ocran

North Campus Townhouse Graduate Intern

(203) 392-6665