Office of Residence Life

Residence Life Team

Virginia Speight

VIRGINIA SPEIGHT, Associate Vice President for Student Affairs, Director of Residence Life
419.530.7262
virginia.speight@utoledo.edu

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
419.530.5472
bradley.menard@utoledo.edu

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
419.530.4640

 

Mark Brooks

MARK BROOKS, Assistant Director for Building Services
419.530.8404
mark.brooks@utoledo.edu

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
419.530.5214

 

Adam Bohland

ADAM BOHLAND, Housing Manager
419.530.8405
adam.bohland2@utoledo.edu

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
419.530.5181
brad.ledingham@utoledo.edu

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
419.530.4972
matthew.perry@utoledo.edu

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.
 

LORRAINE NEWMAN, Business Services Officer
419.530.8508
lorraine.newman@utoledo.edu

 

Vacant, Secretary I
419.530.8407

Julie Batt

JULIE BATT - Central Office Administrative Graduate Assistant
419.530.5915
Julie.Batt@rockets.utoledo.edu

Julie Batt currently serves as the Administrative Graduate Assistant within the Office of Residence Life. She earned her bachelor's degree in Psychology at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina. During her undergraduate career, Julie served as a campus tour guide as we as being extensively involved on campus, holding various roles within the Department of Residence Life. In addition, she interned with a campus marketing company her final two years. Julie is now finishing her final year of her master's degree in Higher Education here at the University of Toledo.

Nloh Masango-Dibo

 

NLOH MASANGO-DIBO, Academic House Hall Director
419.530.4275
nloh.masango-dibo@utoledo.edu

Nloh Masango-Dibo currently serves as the Hall Director for Academic House. Nloh graduated from The University of Cincinnati with a Masters of Science in Health Education with a concentration in community health. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Public and Community Health from the University of Cincinnati in 2013.

Before coming to the University of Toledo, Nloh held many roles including serving as an Assistant Residence Coordinator at The University of Cincinnati. He was the recipient of the Marjorie B. Parham All University Award for exemplifying a high standard of contribution to the university and community and was named an emerging leader in the publication, Who's Who in Black Cincinnati. Nloh is proud member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity Incorporated and has a strong passion for helping students unlock their full potential.

Cassaundra Miller

CASSAUNDRA MILLER, Academic House Graduate Assistant Hall Director
419.530.7106
Cassaundra.Miller@rockets.utoledo.edu

Cassaundra Miller currently serves as the Graduate Assistant Hall Director for Academic House. She earned her Bachelor's Degree in Psychology at Bowling Green State University in May 2015. During her undergraduate career, Cassaundra served as a Resident Adviser for three years and was heavily involved in several organizations across campus. Cassaundra is now working towards her Masters Degree in Higher Education.

 

SHANNON MCCUNE, Academic House Clerical Specialist
419.530.2496
shannon.mccune@utoledo.edu

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.

Kirstin Keller

KIRSTIN KELLER, International House Hall Director
419.530.1605
kirstin.keller@utoledo.edu

Kirstin Keller currently serves as the Hall Director for the Horton International House. 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. 

Emily Fought

EMILY FOUGHT, International House Graduate Assistant Hall Director
419.530.1608
Emily.Fought@rockets.utoledo.edu

Emily Fought currently serves as the Graduate Assistant Hall Director for International House. She earned her bachelor's degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Bowling Green State University. During her undergraduate career, Emily served on the executive boards of organizations such as the National Student Speech Language Hearing Association and the Honors Student Association. Emily is now working towards her Masters Degree in Speech-Language Pathology.

Ana Fackelman

ANA FACKELMAN, International House Clerical Specialist
419.530.1600
ana.fackelman@utoledo.edu

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.

 

Vacant, MacKinnon, Scott and Tucker Hall Director
419.530.8681

Kenneth Brown

KENNETH BROWN, MacKinnon, Scott and Tucker Halls Graduate Assistant Hall Director
419.530.5545
Kenneth.Brown4@rockets.utoledo.edu

Kenneth J. Brown currently serves as the Graduate Assistant for MacKinnon/Scott/Tucker Halls. Kenneth graduated from the University of Toledo in 2015 with his Bachelor of Arts in Communication. During his undergraduate career, Kenneth was involved with several organizations and served on several executive boards such as the Student African American Brotherhood (SAAB), WXUT (Campus Radio), and Campus Activities & Programming (CAP). Kenneth has goals of being a Higher Education professional is now pursuing his Master's Degree in Educational Theory & Social Foundations.  

 

SHARON KLING, MacKinnon, Scott and Tucker Halls Clerical Specialist
419.530.2229
sharon.kling@rockets.utoledo.edu

Taylor Dwyer

TAYLOR DWYER, McComas Village Hall Director
419.530.1369
taylor.dwyer@utoledo.edu

Taylor Dwyer currently serves as the Hall Director for McComas Village. Taylor graduated from Northern Kentucky University, where he was a Resident Assistant, with a bachelor's degree in Public Relations. He received his masters of Science in Education for College Student Personnel from the University of Dayton. While in graduate school, Taylor conducted a qualitative research study on university-owned fraternity housing. Prior to becoming a Hall Director at UT, Taylor worked as a Resident Director at the University of Dayton. He has experience in fraternity and sorority life, transfer student services, and student leadership programs. Taylor is an alumnus of the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity.

Colleen Flanigan

COLLEEN FLANIGAN, McComas Village Graduate Assistant Hall Director
419.530.1361

colleen.flanigan@rockets.utoledo.edu

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
419.530.5882
brian.rolinc@utoledo.edu

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 

CAYLA MITCHELL, Ottawa House Graduate Assistant Hall Director
419.530.5883
Cayla.Mitchell@rockets.utoledo.edu

Cayla Mitchell currently serves as the Graduate Assistant Hall Director for Ottawa House. She earned her Bachelors Degree in History at the University of Toledo. As an undergraduate student, Cayla served as a Resident Adviser for three years at UT and one year at Eastern Illinois University while participating in the Resident Assistant Exchange program. Currently, Cayla is working towards her Masters Degree in Higher Education.

Aaron Czechowski

AARON CZECHOWSKI, Ottawa House Clerical Specialist
419.530.8775
aaron.czechowski@.utoledo.edu

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.

 Desmond Harvey

Desmond Harvey, Parks Tower Hall Director
419.530.7062
Desmond.Harvey@rockets.utoledo.edu

Desmond Harvey currently serves as the Hall Director for Parks Tower. Desmond graduated from the University of Toledo in 2014 with his Bachelor of Recreational Therapy. He recently earned a Masters in Recreation and Leisure Studies through the University of Toledo. During his undergraduate years, Desmond served as a Resident Adviser at UT for two years and also played with the Women's Basketball team as a practice player.

Daunte Marshall

DAUNTE MARSHALL, Parks Tower Graduate Assistant Hall Director
419.530.7685
Daunte.Marshall@rockets.utoledo.edu

Daunte Marshall currently serves as the Graduate Assistant Hall Director for Parks Tower. He earned his bachelor's degree in Psychology at The Ohio State University. During his undergraduate career, Duante served as a Resident Advisor for three years. Daunte is now working towards his Masters Degree in Higher Education.

Bethan ONeill

BETHAN O'NEILL, Parks Tower Clerical Specialist 
419.530.4381
bethan.oneill@utoledo.edu

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!

Amanda Kammer

AMANDA KAMMER, Presidents Hall Director and Health Professions Living Learning Community Coordinator
419.530.1345

Amanda.Kammer@utoledo.edu

Amanda graduated from Bowling Green State University, where she was a resident advisor, with a bachelors degree in Psychology. She received her Master of Arts in Leadership and Higher Education from Baldwin Wallace University. Prior to becoming a Hall Director at the University of Toledo, Amanda worked at North Carolina State University as a Community Director. Amanda has many experiences working with students in higher education including: Alcohol & Other Drug Education, Health & Wellness Education, Student Activities, Residence Life, Conference Services, Admissions and Financial Aid.

Ali Moore 

ALI MOORE, Presidents Hall Graduate Assistant Director
419.530.1353
Alexandra.Moore@rockets.utoledo.edu

Ali Moore currently serves as the Graduate Assistant Hall Director for Presidents Hall. She earned her bachelor's degree in Marketing and Electronic Commerce here at The University of Toledo in 2013. Prior to returning to the University of Toledo, Ali worked in marketing and events at a software company in Michigan. She is now working towards her master's degree in Higher Education.

Alexis Grimes Trotter

ALEXIS GRIMES TROTTER, Health Professions Living Learning Community Graduate Assistant
419.530.1353
Alexis.GrimesTrotter@rockets.utoledo.edu

Alexis Grimes Trotter currently serves as the Graduate Assistant for the Health Professions Living Learning Community in Presidents Hall. Alexis graduate from the University of Toledo in 2015 with her Bachelor of Arts in Biology. During her undergraduate career, Alexis was involved in many organizations and also serving on several executive boards such as the Association for Advancement of African American Women (4AW) and Levis Leadership. Alexis is now pursuing her Masters Degree in Public Health Epidemiology through the Northwest Ohio Consortium for Public Health, a joint program between the University of Toledo and Bowling Green State University.

Christine Cardinal

CHRISTINE CARDINAL, Presidents Hall Clerical Specialist 
419.530.1700
christine.cardinal@utoledo.edu

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: 8/26/15