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Staff Directory of the Dean of Students

Dean of Students

859-257-3755 Room 107 Miller Hall

  • Nicholas Kehrwald, Dean of Students email

Department Staff

Community of Concern

859-257-3755 Room 513 Patterson Office Tower

  • Therese Smith, Director email
  • John Caldora, Case Manager email
  • Jennifer Henkle, Assistant Director email
  • Nikki Thomas, Case Manager email
  • Cindy Wright, Adminstrative Suppost Associate email

Fraternity and Sorority Life

859-257-3151 Room 518 Patterson Office Tower

  • Susan West , Director, Assistant Dean of Students, and Panhellinic Advisor email
  • Emily Perrin Britt, Assistant Director, Interfraternity Council Advisor email
  • Travis BuchannanSigma Chi House Director email
  • Rachel EberhartAdministrative Support Associate email
  • Jenna Lyons, Assistant Director, National Pan-Hellenic Council and United Greek Coalition Advisor  email
  • Benjamin Powell, Delta Sigma Phi House Director email
  • Robert SmithSigma Alpha Epsilon House Director  email
  • Will Takewell, Assistant Director, Interfraternity Council Advisor email
  • Chris White, Alpha Tau Omega House Director email

Residence Life

859-257-4784 Room 575 Patterson Office Tower​

  • Trisha Clement-Montgomery, Director email
  • Steven Stauffer, Associate Director for Operation email
  • Susan WiltonAssistant Director for Student & Staff Development email
  • Lisa Lockman, Assistant Director for Risk Management & Personnel Administration  email
  • Augusta Mason, Administrative Service Assistant email
  • Merna BrownAccounts Supervisor email
  • Jimmy SalyersSenior Data Coordinator email
  • Mel LeschAcademic Program Coordinator  email
  • Brandon Thompson, Area Coordinator for Champions Area (Blazer, Boyd, Holmes, Jewel, Wildcat Coal Lodge) email
  • Lauren Doerner, Area Coordinator for Huguelet Area (Donovan/Johnson, Haggin, Lewis, University Flats) email
  • Asa Mack, Area Coordinator for Woodland Area (Chellgren, Woodland Glen 2 & 3) email
  • Casey Quickel, Area Coordinator for Sportscenter Area (Baldwin, Ingels, Smith, Woodland Glen 4 & 5) email

For a complete list of staff in each residence hall, please see

Student Conduct

859-257-3755 Room 513 Patterson Office Tower​

  • Dominick Williams, Director email
  • Ellen Kilgore, Student Responsibility Coordinator email
  • Laura Brasie, Student Responsibility Coordinator email
  • Cindy Wright, Adminstrative Suppost Associate email

Student Organizations and Activities

859-257-8867 Room 372 Blazer Dining

  • Grace Hahn Hester, Director email
  • Jessica Chandler, Program Director for Leadership Education email
  • Courtney, McCalla, Program Director for Student Engagement email
  • Todd Stoltzfus, Program Director for Civic Engagement email
  • Ben AllenAssistant Director, Student Media email
  • Rachel Hanson Assistant Director, Programming & Student Activities Board email
  • Ashley JonesAssistant Director, Student Government Association email
  • Alli LakeAssistant Director, Leadership Education email
  • Ely MedinaAssistant Director, Civic Engagement email
  • Jessica ProskinAssistant Director, Center for Community Outreach t email
  • Jillian Pyatte, Assistant Director, Center for Community Outreach email
  • Caitlyn Walsh, Assistant Director, Student Organizations email
  • Stephanie Fisher, Ticket Center Manager email
  • Lynn Fresca, Administrative Services Assistant & SGA Office Manager email
  • Tricia HensleyPassport Facility Manager email
  • Pam Silvia, Senior Administrative Services Assistant email
  • Lori Verrette, Administrative Services Assistant email


Organization Chart

Dean of Students Organization Chart

Residence Life Organization Chart