Residence Life Staff

  • Jeff Cooper  

    Dr. Jeff Cooper - Director of Residence Life

    As Director, Jeff has responsibility for the co-curricular experience of the on-campus housing program including residential education, leadership development, policy enforcement, crisis intervention, and conflict resolution. Dr. Cooper also serves as an adjunct professor in the University College where he teaches a first-year seminar course in the fall. He is actively involved in national, regional, and state-level associations related to student affairs and student housing such as NASPA, ACUHO-I, and SEAHO.

    With over 15 years of experience in the field of student housing and residence life administration, Dr. Cooper has served in many roles within public and private institutions. Prior to joining Kennesaw State, Dr. Cooper served as the Director of Residence Life at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida. In 2008, Jeff joined KSU as the Associate Director of Residence Life and was selected as KSU’s second Director of Residence Life in 2010.

    Dr. Cooper received a Doctor of Philosophy degree from the University of Georgia, a Master of Education degree in College Student Affairs from the University of South Florida, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Florida State University. 

     Natalie Reckard

    Natalie Reckard - Associate Director for Residential Living

    Natalie is currently enrolled in a doctoral program at the University of Georgia and she hopes to graduate in May 2017. Natalie's research interest include supervision, staff development and diversity and inclusion. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her two fur-children, Sadie and Charley, her family and friends. She likes running and recently completed a marathon.

    Vacant - Associate Director for Residential Education

    Justin Koonz

    Justin Koonz - Assistant Director for Operations and Outreach

    Justin has a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Sacred Heart University and a Master of Business degree in Managerial Leadership from Piedmont College. This is his 9th year at KSU and he is involved in the SEAHO and ACUHO-I Business Operations conferences. He loves bowling, crossfit, photography and his wife Tonya and daughter Teagan.

    Tasha Rogerson

    Tasha Rogerson - Office Manager

    Tasha has worked as an office manager in the residence life department since 2014. She has earned a few diplomas and a degree in Art and Writing. She has lived in, worked in, and visited various places in the United States and Europe. In her free time, she enjoys the outdoors, traveling, arts & crafts, movies, reading and writing books.

    Leah Mullins

    Leah Mullins - Business Manager

    This is Leah's first year in Residence Life at KSU. Leah has a Bachelor of Art degree in Business Administration/Marketing from Northwest University and a Master of Business degree in Management from California State University, Stanislaus. Leah loves adventuring with her two kids, DIY projects, spontaneous road trips, finding hole-in-the-wall places (restaurants, coffee shops, music venues, etc.) to hang out, and is obsessed with all things coffee.

  • Austin Residence Complex Phase I and Phase II

    • Allie Wright

      Allie Wright

      Allie has a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish from Quinnipiac University, and a Master of Science in Counselor Education from Mississippi State University. This is her second year at Kennesaw State University. In her free time, she loves kayaking, going to concerts, and playing with her dog, Tackleberry.

    • Jasmine Edwards

      Jasmine Edwards

      Residence Director - Austin Residence Complex Phase I

      Jasmine graduated from Kennesaw State University in May of 2016 with a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education. This is Jasmine’s first year as a Residence Director. She previously worked for the department for three years as a Resident Assistant. She is a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated and Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education. Jasmine is hoping to begin a graduate program in the Fall of 2017. She loves to read romance novels, watch movies, and cook delicious foods.

      Residence Director - Vacant

    • Destiny Clark

      Destiny Clark

      Chris Gasquez

      Chris Gasquez

      Cameron Hartnett

      Cameron Hartnett

      Meganmarie Marten

      Meganmarie Marten

      Michelle Mendez

      Michelle Mendez

      Leslie Phillips

      Leslie Phillips

      Brianna Shealey

      Brianna Shealey

      Jessica Tenorio

      Jessica Tenorio

    • Tallia Barnette

      Tallia Barnette

      Austin Erke

      Austin Erke

      Kaci Giles

      Kaci Giles

      Courtney Kichefski

      Courtney Kichefski

      Charlotte McDonald

      Charlotte McDonald

      Don McKelvey

      Don McKelvey

      Ayana Thomas

      Ayana Thomas

    Commons, Courtyard, Howell

    • Brandon Woodmancy

      Brandon Woodmancy

      Brandon has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Philosophy and English and a Master of Science in College Student Personnel from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville. He is the lead advisor of the Residence Hall Association on campus. As an avid food connoisseur, Brandon loves to try all different types of food in the Atlanta area. When he isn't eating he is watching T.V. or running around Marietta.

    • Residence Director - Vacant

      Nestle Mitchell

      Nestle Mitchell

      Residence Director - Courtyard

       Jake Long

      Jake Long

      Residence Director - Howell Hall

      Jake is from Fairbanks, AK. He began working at Kennesaw State University the Fall of 2014 and has recently begun to pursue his Masters of Public Administration here at Kennesaw State University.

    • Brent Einolf

      Brent Einolf

      Briana Fountain

      Briana Fountain

      Harrison Hopkins

      Harrison Hopkins

      Sebastain Perez

      Sebastain Perez

      Asia Wood

      Asia Wood

      Cooper Anglea

      Cooper Anglea

    • Daniel Bain

      Daniel Bain

      Alex Googe

      Alex Googe

      Ashlyn McPherson

      Ashlyn McPherson

      Rebecca Mullenax

      Rebecca Mullenax

      David Murphy

      David Murphy

      Morgan Ott

      Morgan Ott

      Shannon Parker

      Shannon Parker

      Sekhon Sekhon

      Parampreet Sekhon

      Cedric Moultrie

      Cedric Moultrie

    •  Justin Borsch

      Justin Borsch

      Andrew Chew

      Andrew Chew

      Tyler Gragg

      Tyler Gragg

      Hunter Jones

      Hunter Jones

      Nauman Lalani

      Nauman Lalani

      Aaron Powell

      Aaron Powell

      Chris Regan

      Chris Regan

      Brendan Thies

      Brendan Thies

      Adrian Valdivia Portilla

      Adrian Valdivia Portilla

      Lennard Vicente

      Lennard Vicente

      Sitara Long

      Sitara Long

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    Hornet Village Suites 100, 200 and Columns

    • Vacant

    • Tiffany Hunt

      Tiffany Hunt

      Residence Director - Hornet Village 200

      Tiffany is in her third year at KSU. She graduated from the University of North Georgia with a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Business Administration. She is a member of Delta Zeta sorority and stays involved as an active alum for the Dahlonega chapter. Her favorite hobbies include finding cool coffee places to try, playing with other people's dogs, and visiting the Marietta Square.

      Residence Director - Vacant

    •  Alex Fashinasi

      Alex Fashinasi

      Courtney Patrick

      Courtney Patrick

      Ellis Bowling

      Ellis Bowling

      Jae Kick

      Jae Kick

      Jennifer Sharpe

      Jennifer Sharpe

      Lindsey Hooks

      Lindsey Hooks

      Alexandra Marlette

      Alexandra Marlette

    •  Alain Santos

      Alain Santos

      Alexis Martin

      Alexis Martin

      Austin Stewart

      Austin Stewart

      Chris Eads

      Chris Eads

      Chris Monroig

      Chris Monroig

      Emily Davis

      Emily Davis

      Johnna Powell

      Johnna Powell

      Joy Spalla

      Joy Spalla

      Krystol Greene

      Krystol Greene

      MaKayla Jacobs

      MaKayla Jacobs

      Matt Andagan

      Matt Andagan

      Tommy Calhoun

      Tommy Calhoun

    • House 1 - Cody Bochese

      House 2 - Joseph Hart

      House 3 - Nathan Richards

      House 4 - William Chase Sisk

      House 5 - Kirkland Holden

      House 6 - Thomas Barber

      House 7 - Asher Aloni

      House 8 - Nick Mickulin

      House 9 - Philip Sanders

      House 10 - Austin Armstrong

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    KSU Place and University Village 1000, 2000, 5000, and 6000

    • Christina Ujj

      Christina Ujj

      Christina has a Bachelor of Science in Marine Biology with a Minor in Music and a Master of Education in College Student Personnel Administration from University of West Florida. She is currently pursuing a Doctor of Education in Student Affairs Leadership at University of Georgia. This is her 3rd year here at Kennesaw State University and is involved in the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA). She loves watching movies, reading, exploring different eateries, her husband Bence, and fur-baby Astrid.

    • Tyrail Lowery

      Tyrail Lowery

      Residence Director - KSU Place

      Mattie Stooks

      Mattie Stooks

      Residence Director - University Village 1000/5000

      Mattie has a Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from Shenandoah University. She has 3 years of Residence Life experience and this is her first year at KSU. She loves cooking/baking, reading, and running in her spare time.

      Sameera Yusuf

      Sameera Yusuf

      Residence Director - University Village 2000/6000

      Sameera joined the Residence Life team during the summer of 2015. Prior to coming to KSU, she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and Religious Studies from Mercer University and recently began pursuing a Masters in Higher Education Administration from Georgia Southern University. Sameera also serves as the RHA advisor for the Kennesaw campus. Outside of her love for Student Affairs, Sameera is an avid Harry Potter and Atlanta Hawks fan

    • Dom Ajagba

      Dom Ajagba

      Kyra  Anderson

      Kyra Anderson

      Kadijah Arnold

      Kadijah Arnold

      Katie Barrington

      Katie Barrington

      Matt Catapano

      Matt Catapano

      Scotty Christopher

      Scotty Christopher

      Bruce Daryooni

      Bruce Daryooni

      Kayla Dungee

      Kayla Dungee

      Rachel Holly

      Rachel Holly

      Lida Khajeh-Mogahi

      Lida Khajeh-Mogahi

      Kylie Rudy

      Kylie Rudy

    •  Alex Luidens

      Alex Luidens

      Ariel Mayes-Smith

      Ariel Mayes-Smith

      Austin Rice

      Austin Rice

      Christiana Kungu

      Christiana Kungu

      Dae Rogers

      Dae Rogers

      Nygel Jones

      Nygel Jones

      Peggy Fregene

      Peggy Fregene

      Sam Abney

      Sam Abney

      Stephanie Eglitis

      Stephanie Eglitis

      Kiyanna Robinson

      Kiyanna Robinson

      Sean Brinkley

      Sean Brinkley

    •  Alex Kennard

      Alex Kennard

      Bailey Thompson

      Bailey Thompson

      David Agyeman

      David Agyeman

      Destin Thomas

      Destin Thomas

      Imani Walker

      Imani Walker

      Katlin Withers

      Katlin Withers

      L.J. Shanklin

      L.J. Shanklin

      Matthew Thomas

      Matthew Thomas

      Nikki Robinson

      Nikki Robinson

      Niko Baranco

      Niko Baranco

      Sky Lamb

      Sky Lamb

      Tamia Cuttray

      Tamia Cuttray

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    University Village Suites 3000 and 4000

    • Phillip Sullivan

      Phillip Sullivan

      Phillip completed his undergraduate and graduate studies at The University of Alabama, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Consumer Sciences, and a Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration. At his previous institution, he enjoyed being involved in multiple facets of student affairs, such as: residence life, fraternity and sorority life, career services, and student conduct. In his spare time, Phillip enjoys doing outdoorsy activities, attending professional conferences, spending time with friends and family, and being an active member of his fraternity. He is also an animal lover. This is Phillip's first year at KSU and he is excited to be a part of the Owl family.

    • Kat Golluscio

      Kat Golluscio

      Residence Director - University Village Suites 3000

      Katariena Golluscio has a Bachelor's degree in Business and Technology Management from The State University of New York at Delhi. This is her first year at Kennesaw State University. She enjoys golfing, hiking, and spending time with friends and family.

      Jalesha Turner

      Jalesha Turner

      Residence Director - University Village Suites 4000

      Jalesha is a recent graduate from the University of Tennessee with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a Minor in Leadership Studies. As a first year Owl, she is excited about getting involved in Owl Nation to fulfill her dreams as a professional in student affairs. Before KSU, Jalesha was involved in welcome week, orientation, multicultural student life, residence life, and much more in Knoxville at the University of Tennessee. She is obsessed with reality tv, music, go-karts, food, and road trips. Most of her time outside of work is spent with family and friends both far and near.

    • Allie Thibault

      Allie Thibault

      Andrew Tull

      Andrew Tull

       Austen Taylor

      Austen Taylor

      Ben Sparks

      Ben Sparks

      Camille Dickerson

      Camille Dickerson

      Corshae Robinson

      Corshae Robinson

      Danielle Wright

      Danielle Wright

      Faith Farmer

      Faith Farmer

      Jessica Stewart

      Jessica Stewart

      Marian Campbell

      Marina Campbell

      Ryan Wood

      Ryan Wood

      Megan Lansdell

      Megan Lansdell

      William Imes

      William Imes

    • Breanne Raulerson

      Breanne Raulerson

      Brittany Williams

      Brittany Williams

      Jalon Harris

      Jalon Harris

      Kip Yoon

      Kip Yoon

      Len Wirsiy

      Len Wirsiy

      Nick Crosby

      Nick Crosby

      Saniya Ahmed

      Saniya Ahmed

      Stacey Sadoff

      Stacey Sadoff

      Sydney Damiani

      Sydney Damiani

      Tori Whitfield

      Tori Whitfield

  • Marietta

    Roy Watson

    Nicole Lonsford

    Angelina Valigurskaya

    Kennesaw

    Justin Marr

    Brandon Dixon

    Jamie Perello

    Anais Wolfe-Mazares

    Camaron Hill

    Khalil Lawal

    Emily Mobley

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    Zach Auzenne - Graphic Design Intern

    Zachary is a junior at Kennesaw State University, working towards his degree in Software Engineering while also pursuing his passion for graphic design. He is a volunteer at several local churches, writes/designs for the KSU Magazine, The Peak, and also takes on the occasional freelance design job.

    Reagan Langston

    Reagan Langston - Public Relations Intern

    Reagan is a senior at Kennesaw State University working towards her degree in Graphic Communications with a minor in Marketing. She is very active in Kennesaw State University's chapter of Phi Mu Fraternity as well as KSU Miracle, a philanthropy group on campus benefitting Children's Miracle Network and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

 

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