Meet the Staff
Robert DeMezzo, MBA
Director of Residence Life
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, MS
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.
Shelia Coressel, PhD
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.
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
Interim Housing Assignment Coordinator
The Interim Housing Assignment Coordinator is responsible for on-campus housing placements, billing and room selection processes in traditional and apartment-style residence halls.
Assistant to the Director
Office of Residence Life Secretary
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.
Director of Schwartz Hall(203) 392-6527
Director of Hickerson Hall(203) 392-6369
Director of Brownell Hall(203) 392-6375
Director of North Campus Midrise and Townhouses(203) 392-6378
Director of Neff Hall(203) 392-6354
Director of Farnham Hall(203) 392-5433
Director of West Campus(203) 392-9155
Director of Wilkinson Hall(203) 392-6347
Director of Chase Hall(203) 392-6360