Office of Residence Life

Residence Life Team

Virginia Speight

VIRGINIA SPEIGHT, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs, Director of Residence Life

As the Associate Vice President for Student Affairs, Director of Residence Life, Virginia provides leadership and oversight to the Division of Student Affairs with primary responsibility for the administration of the Office of Residence Life, the Office of Student Conduct, and the Office of Student Recreation. Virginia provides critical input to the Senior Vice President for Student Affairs, acting in a leadership role for policy development, strategic planning, assessment, administration and fiscal responsibility. Virginia brings to the table years of experience in residence life, organizational leadership and management.


Bradley Menard 

BRADLEY MENARD, Associate Director for Housing

Brad Menard currently serves as the Associate Director for Housing in the Office of Residence Life. He oversees areas such as assignments, marketing, department communication, contracts, billing, and assessment. Brad supervises the Assistant Director of Residential Marketing and Communication, the Housing Manager, and the Front Office Secretary. Prior to coming to The University of Toledo, Brad worked in housing and residence life departments at the University of West Florida, George Mason University and Grinnell College. As a first generation college student, he earned a Bachelor’s Degree from SUNY Oneonta in History and a Master’s Degree from Iowa State University in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies. Brad’s passion for working in student affairs comes from the amazing mentors he has had as a student and professional, guiding him and pushing him to grow, his goal is to do the same for his students and staff.   


Vacant, Associate Director for Residence Life


Mark Brooks

MARK BROOKS, Assistant Director for Building Services

Mark Brooks currently serves at the Assistant Director of Building Services for Residence Life. His overall responsibilities are for the operations of the building services within the residential communities, ensuring the effectiveness of Quality Control and Inspection program to include quality processes, practices and systems are in compliance with University policies and procedures. Mark received his bachelor's degree from Eastern Michigan University. Before coming to the University of Toledo he worked as the General Manager of the Breakers Express hotel at Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio.


Vacant, Assistant Director for Residential Marketing and Communication


Adam Bohland

ADAM BOHLAND, Housing Manager

Adam Bohland currently serves as the Housing Manager at the University of Toledo. Adam provides support to the Residence Life team in Housing matters related to student bookings, guest housing, student accounts, and many other operational needs. He earned his bachelor's degree from Tiffin University in Business Administration with a concentration in Hospitality and Tourism. He received his Master in Higher Education from University of Toledo in May 2014. Before joining the team at UT, Adam worked in food service management at Bowling Green State University.

Brad Ledingham

BRAD LEDINGHAM, Area Coordinator

BraLedingham currently serves as the Area Coordinator for the Office of Residence Life overseeing the Traditional Residence Halls and McComas Village.  Brad comes to UT with previous professional experience in Residence Life at Michigan State University and Buffalo State College (SUNY).  Previous to that, Brad worked full time in the Department of Public Safety at Eastern Michigan University.  Brad has many experiences working with students in higher education: Advisor to Residence Hall Association, Advisor to LGBTQA organizations, Student Conduct, and many other areas that support the educational mission of Higher Education.  Brad has received four degree’s in his college career: Associates of General Education and Associates of Arts and Science from Macomb Community College; Bachelors of Social Work and Masters of Art in Educational Leadership and Counseling from Eastern Michigan University.  He is looking forward to continuing his education in the future.  Brad is an alumni member of the Sigma Tau Gamma Fraternity, Inc.
Matt Perry

MATTHEW PERRY, Area Coordinator

Matthew Perry currently serves as the Area Coordinator for Suite-style Halls. In his role, Matt provides guidance and leadership to suite-style residence halls (International House, Ottawa House and Presidents Hall). Matt deeply believes that each Rocket in and outside the residence halls should feel accepted, engaged and involved with campus life. Outside of his main duties, Matt enjoys advising student leaders, serving as a UT Culture Ambassador and volunteering in the local Toledo community. Matt received his M.S.E. in Higher Education from The University of Dayton and B.A. in Spanish from Wilmington College.

LORRIANE NEWMAN, Business Services Officer


SHERRY COX, Secretary I

Sherry Cox has been at The University of Toledo for thirteen years, and has had the opportunity to work with many dedicated faculty & students.  In her current customer service role, Sherry enjoys working with a diverse student population and is always ready to assist visitors arriving in ORL.


Julie Batt - Central Office Administrative Graduate Assistant


Nloh Masango-Dibo, Academic House Hall Director


Cassaundra Miller, Academic House Graduate Assistant Hall Director


SHANNON MCCUNE, Academic House Clerical Specialist

Shannon McCune has been employed by The University of Toledo and with the Office of Residence Life since March of 2008.  Before coming to the University of Toledo, she was a customer service representative and rating clerk in the moving and storage industry.  Shannon enjoys working in the Residence Halls, providing support and a welcoming smile to the students in their home away from home.


Amanda Kammer, International House Hall Director


Emily Fought, International House Graduate Assistant Hall Director


Ana Fackelman

ANA FACKELMAN, International House Clerical Specialist

Ana Fackelman has been employed by the Office of Residence Life at the University of Toledo since 2001. She has been the clerical specialist at most of the residence halls and currently works at the Horton International House, where see enjoys sharing cultural traditions with the residents. Prior to 2001 Ana lived and worked for many years at various locations in the United States, Mexico and South America.

Kirstin Keller

KIRSTIN KELLER, MacKinnon, Scott and Tucker Hall Director

Kirstin Keller currently serves as the Hall Director for Mackinnon, Scott and Tucker Halls. Kirstin graduated from the University of Toledo in 2013 with her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science. She recently earned a Masters in Public Health through the Northwest Ohio Consortium for Public Health, a joint program between the University of Toledo and Bowling Green State University. During her undergraduate years, Kirstin served as a Resident Adviser at UT for two years and also performed as the school’s female mascot: Rocksy the Rockette. 


Kenneth Brown, MacKinnon, Scott and Tucker Halls Graduate Assistant Hall Director


SHARON KLING, MacKinnon, Scott and Tucker Halls Clerical Specialist


Taylor Dwyer, McComas Village Hall Director

Colleen Flanigan

COLLEEN FLANIGAN, McComas Village Graduate Assistant Hall Director

Colleen Flanigan currently serves as the Graduate Assistant Hall Director for McComas Village. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Public Health here at The University of Toledo. During her undergraduate career, Colleen served as a Resident Adviser for two years and was heavily involved in several organizations across campus. Colleen is now working towards her Master Degree in Higher Education

Brian Rolinc

BRIAN ROLINC, Ottawa House Hall Director

Brian Rolinc currently serves as the Hall Director for Ottawa House. Brian graduated from Ohio University, where he was a resident assistant, with a bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies and a minor in history.  He received his Master of Education in Higher Education Administration from Kent State University. Prior to becoming a Hall Director at The University of Toledo, Brian worked as a Hall Director at Baldwin Wallace University.


Cayla Mitchell, Ottawa House Graduate Assistant Hall Director

Aaron Czechowski

AARON CZECHOWSKI, Ottawa House Clerical Specialist

Aaron Czechowski has been employed by the University of Toledo since January 2001 and has been with the Office of Residence Life since September 2013. He is also a UT alum, having graduated from the College of Arts and Sciences in 1999.   Aaron likes the sense of community UT offers and enjoys working with and helping students navigate campus life.


Vacant, Parks Tower Hall Director


Daunte Marshall, Parks Tower Graduate Assistant Hall Director


Bethan ONeill

BETHAN O'NEILL, Parks Tower Clerical Specialist 

Bethan O’Neill has been employed by the University of Toledo since 1997 and with the Office of Residence Life for 6 years.  She loves working with first year students!

Lisa Persico

LISA PERSICO, Presidents Hall Director and Health Professions Living Learning Community Coordinator

Lisa Persico earned her bachelor's degree from The University of Toledo in Public Health in 2012 and her Master of Public Health in Health Education and Promotion through The Northwest Ohio Consortium for Public Health in 2014. This is her third year with the Office of Residence Life at The University of Toledo.


Alexandra Moore, Presidents Hall Graduate Assistant Director


Alexis Grimes-Trotter, Health Professions Living Learning Community Graduate Assistant

Christine Cardinal

CHRISTINE CARDINAL, Presidents Hall Clerical Specialist 

Christine Cardinal earned her bachelor's degree from California State University, Chico in Business Administration and her Master of Education from The University of Toledo. Prior to the Office of Residence Life, she worked for Scholarship Services in Financial Aid as a student worker and an intermittent call-in.

Office of Residence Life Organizational Chart
Last Updated: 7/17/15