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VIRGINIA SPEIGHT, Director of Residence Life
Virginia Speight brings to the table years of experience in residence life and management. She was an Assistant Director for the Office of Residence Life and Housing for Norfolk State University in Norfolk, Va., for three years before coming to The University of Toledo. She also held Residence Life and Housing positions at Old Dominion University, Ambling Management Co. and Hampton University. Speight plans to collaborate with key offices that focus on student services to improve overall living for students on campus. She also serves as a member of the Vice President's Senior Leadership and Crisis Intervention Response team, and provides representation and direction on various University initiatives. "I am extremely excited and honored to serve as the Interim Director of Residence Life at UT," Speight said. "My goal is to continue to work with staff and students in creating residence halls that promote learning outside of the classroom and enhance the student experience. Students are the reason we exist, and providing exemplary customer service is our goal."
MARCUS DAWSON, Associate Director for Residence Life
Marcus Dawson currently serves as the Associate Director for the Office of Residence Life at the University of Toledo (UT). Marcus earned his bachelor's degree from UT in 2001 and his Master in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies from the University of Northern Colorado in 2004. As an undergraduate student, Marcus was a Resident Adviser for 3 years and marched in the percussion section with the Rocket Marching Band. Marcus is a member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated and the American College Personnel Association. In 2013, Marcus won the President's Award which was given to him by UT's Association of Black Faculty and Staff.
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.
ERIN THOMAS, Assistant Director for Residential Marketing and Communication
Erin Thomas currently serves as the Assistant Director for Residential Marketing and
Communication for the Office of Residence Life. Her primary responsibility is customer
service, community relations, marketing, communications and strategic brand management
for both current and prospective residents. In addition, she serves as a liaison to
the Alumni, Admission, Orientation, Marketing and Sustainability, Energy, Efficiency
and Design (SEED) offices as well as areas within the Division of Student Affairs
and local community organizations. Erin received her bachelor's degree from Northwestern University and her Master of Business Administration from the University of Notre
Dame. She is a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated and The Links, Incorporated.
Prior to working at UT, Erin worked as a Program Development Manager for M.O.R.E.
Mentoring and as an Analyst for Owens-Illinois,Incorporated. In 2013, she received the Dr. Robert J. Schlembach Award from the University
of Toledo Division of Enrollment Management and Online Education.
ADAM BOHLAND, Interim Housing Manager
Adam Bohland currently serves as the Interim 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.
MATTHEW PERRY, Interim Area Coordinator
ANDREW SADOUSKAS, Interim Area Coordinator
Dr. Andrew Sadouskas currently serves as the Interim Area Coordinator for Traditional Halls at The University of Toledo.He provides leadership for the following halls: Academic House, MacKinnon Hall, Parks Tower, and Carter Hall. Dr. Andrew Sadouskas earned his bachelor's degree from Ohio Dominican University in Communications in 2003, Master in Education in College Student Personnel from Ohio University in 2005, and Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration from Bowling Green State University (BGSU) in 2011. Before coming to UT, he worked in residence life at Wittenberg University and BGSU as well as with the general education program at BGSU.
AMANDA FREYALDENHOVEN, Carter Hall Director and Health Professions Living Learning
Amanda Freyaldenhoven serves as the Carter Hall and Health Professions Living Learning Community Director. Amanda advises UT's Dance Marathon, RockeTHON. She has been with the University of Toledo since 2011. Amanda earned her Bachelor of Science in Psychology, from Wright State University, and her Master of Education in Guidance and Counseling, from Bowling Green State University. She is currently taking doctoral classes in Counselor Education and Supervision.
BRIAN BUTLER, Carter Hall Graduate Assistant Hall Director
Brian Butler currently serves as the Graduate Assistant Hall Director for Carter Hall. He recently earned his bachelor’s degree in sales management, international business, and leadership advancement at The University of Akron. Throughout his undergraduate career, Brian served as a Resident Assistant, Desk Manager, and Hall Director for Residence Life and as the Director of Professional Development for Pi Sigma Epsilon – Gamma Kappa Chapter. Brian is now working towards his Master in Business Administration with hopes of applying the degree towards a career in higher education.
KIRSTIN KELLER, International House Graduate Assistant Hall Director
Kirstin Keller currently serves as the Graduate Assistant Hall Director for International House. Kirstin graduated from the University of Toledo in 2013 with her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science. She is currently pursuing a Master 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.
BRANDON HINES, MacKinnon, Scott and Tucker Halls Graduate Assistant Hall Director
Brandon M. Hines is currently the Graduate Assistant Hall Director for Mackinnon, Scott and Tucker Halls for the University of Toledo. Brandon earned his bachelor’s degree at Bowling Green State University in Education with a focus on Life and Earth Sciences. After graduation, Brandon worked as a Middle School Science teacher and an intervention tutor. He is currently working on completing his Master in Higher Education. Brandon enjoys working with college students and wants to promote a positive and encouraging atmosphere for his residents.
BRITTANY GRAHAM, McComas Village Hall Director
Brittany Graham currently serves as the Hall Director for McComas Village at The University of Toledo. Brittany earned her bachelor's degree from Eastern Michigan University in French, Tourism and Event Planning, and Marketing and a Master in Higher Education and Student Affairs from Indiana University. Before coming to UT, Brittany worked for various departments, Study Abroad, Greek Life, Adult Learning, and Residence Life.
TERA MCDONALD, Ottawa House Graduate Assistant Hall Director
Tera McDonald is a proud University of Toledo alum earning her bachelor's degree from UT in Individualized Studies in 2013. Tera is a currently working on completing her Master in Higher Education. During her undergraduate years, Tera served as the Vice President for the Black Student Union, a member of the Student Advisory Board, a member of the Student Conduct Hearing Board and acted as a Student Orientation Leader.
LAUREN MISSIK, Parks Tower Hall Director
Lauren Missik is currently the Parks Tower Hall Director in the Office of Residence Life for The University of Toledo. Lauren is a graduate of the University of Akron, receiving her Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration, with Bachelor Degrees in Business and Organizational Communication, and Interpersonal and Public Communication.
BRITTANY SEIGNEUR-HARRIS, Parks Tower Graduate Assistant Hall Director
Brittany Seigneur-Harris serves as the Graduate Assistant Hall Director for Parks Tower at The University of Toledo. Brittany earned her bachelor's degree from The University of Toledo in Bioengineering in 2013. She is currently working towards her Master in Counselor Education. Brittany enjoys working with residents and encouraging everyone to get involved with student organizations and UT traditions!
LISA PERSICO, Presidents Hall Director
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.