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.




Mandi Kuster

Mandi Kuster

Associate Director of Residence Life for Residential Education and Community Development

(203) 392-6336

The Associate Director of Residence Life for Residence Education and staffing supervises the first and second year communities, provides leadership for residence life initiatives that support the academic success of residential students at SCSU.



Mark Parrott

Assistant Director of Residence Life/Upper-Class Communities

(203) 392-5852

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




Kelly TKelly 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, live-in administrators at Southern Connecticut State University. They oversee all residence hall students, activities, and facilities, and provide advisement, counseling and supervision for individuals and groups of students. Hall Directors work with the Resident Advisors to create an environment that contributes to the intellectual, social, and cultural development of the residents who live in their halls. In addition, they assist the Director of Residence Life and are responsible for various Central Office duties. They are also major contributors to the Resident Advisor training program. Each Hall Director's office is located within his or her 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 North Campus

(203) 392-6378  

Kaitlyn Cody

Kaitlyn Cody

Director of Hickerson Hall

(203) 392-6369







Liz Dishian

Elizabeth Dishian

Director of West Campus

(203) 392-9155

Willie Epps

Willie Epps

Director of Chase Hall

(203 ) 392-6360








Nick Gleifert

Nicholas Gleifert

Director of Schwartz Hall

(203) 392-6527 






Kaitlyn Hoffmann

Kaitlyn Hoffmann

Director of Wilkinson Hall

(203) 392-6347  





Jahkahli Johnson

Jahkahli Johnson

Director of Neff Hall

(203) 392-6354 





Jason Rizk

Jason Rizk

Director of Brownell Hall

(203) 392-6375








Cristalyn VargasCristalyn Vargas

Director of Farnham Hall

(203) 392-5433  


Graduate interns




Erin DuffErin Duff

Graduate Intern

(203) 392-5245






Michael SampsonMichael Sampson

Graduate Intern

(203) 392-6665






Amber SerranoAmber Serrano

Graduate Intern

(203) 392-8929






Mike SotoMichael Soto

Graduate Intern

(203) 392-5010