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Lead Resident Assistants and Resident Assistants

The Office of Residential Life employs outstanding students to provide residents with  role models within their living area. They are a referral and resource agent for all students. These leadership positions balance building a community and enforcing University policy. These are highly sought-after positions. Selected students are trained rigorously for two weeks prior to the arrival and return of our residential students.

There is one lead resident assistant (LRA) on each resident assistant (RA) staff. The LRAs are support agents, resource agents, and liaisons for the resident directors and resident assistants. RAs plan events and activities for residents while developing the building's community.

Lead Resident Assistants (LRAs)

The lead resident assistants are a small elite group of returning residents assistants who assist the resident director with administrative duties, and provide paraprofessional leadership and support to their designated staff. There is one lead resident assistant in six of our seven areas.

Resident Assistants (RAs)

The resident assistants are carefully selected upper-class students assigned to each living community. They assist residential students with transitions during their ever-changing college career. In addition, the resident assistants develop and facilitate social and educational programming, which encourages a strong, positive, and inclusive community. They are responsible for actively creating and establishing a community within their assigned area. Please contact them directly if you have any questions or concerns.

A and B Complex

Andres Olarte LRA of A & B Complex,
A Complex RA duty phone: 860.550.3492
B Complex RA duty phone: 860.550.4128
A Complex Building RAs
Andrews Desiann and Ximar
Barlow Hector and Ramsha
Crandall Andres and Rianna
Olmsted Jennifer and Myles
B Complex Building RAs
Reeve James
Beecher Matt and Samara
Stevens Lindaluz and Renay
Warner Gabrielle and Astrode

C and D Complex

C Complex RA duty phone: 860.550.4264
D Complex RA duty phone: 860.508.9885

C Complex Building RAs
Poe Colin and Samantha
Willard Chelsea and Holly
Malcolm X Michael and Ryan
Dubois Shadrick and Stephanie
D Complex Building RAs
King Shaina and Zack
Smith Domenic and Vitor
Occum Sukey and Mary Margaret
Roth Mikhail and Sara

E and F Complex

E Complex RA duty phone: 860.508.9984
F Complex RA duty phone: 860.508.9984

E Complex Building RAs
Bushnell Anisa and Brian
Garvey Jarius and Tori
Hillyer Ashiyana
Whitney Jacob
F Complex Building RAs
Gallaudet Colleen
Barnard Juliann
Webster Fabjola
Stowe Devyn

Hawk Hall

Alexa Keener LRA of Hawk Hall,
Hawk Hall RA Duty phone: 860.331.6841

Hawk Hall RAs
2nd floor Wellness Austin
2nd floor Global Engagement Julia
3rd floor Honors Liel
3rd floor Hawk Spirit Alexa
4th floor Green Team Nicole
4th floor Community Service Rob
5th floor STEMC Kody
5th floor Emerging Leaders Aika

Regents and Park River

Esther Jean-Marie LRA of Hawk Hall,
Regents RA duty phone: 860.550.2928
Park River RA duty phone: 860.550.3109
Regents Wing RAs
Regents North Carolyn, Joseph, and Phillip
Regents South Alyssa, Erik, and Esther
Regents East Robert and Nancy
Regents West Ashley, Ian, and Jonathan
Park River RAs
Park River Gabriel, Heather, Imellisse, and Ronen


Celina Whitmore, LRA of the Village,
Village RA duty phone: 860.550.3139

Village: Quad RAs
Quad 1 Lea-Janell and Michael
Quad 2 Justin and Samantha
Quad 3 Laura and Tyler
Quad 4 Melinda and Rushane
Quad 5 Celina and Sephrina
Quad 6 Bryan and Samantha
Quad 7 Kenneth and Rachel