Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota

Residence Hall Director (August 2000-May 2003)

  • Directed the organization, programming, discipline, and services for a hall of 270 men & women.
  • Counseled residents on personal, academic, and career concerns.
  • Hired, trained, motivated, and conducted meetings for a hall staff of four men and six women.
  • Chaired the staff recognition and appreciation committee and designed a professional staff monthly newsletter.
  • Implemented new Student Staff Programming Model to focus on building meaningful relationships.

Director's Assistant and Resident Advisor of College Apartments (1998-2000)

  • Maintained discipline for over 250 men and women.
  • Organized and facilitated wide variety of social and educational programs for 45 women, hall and campus staff.
  • Served as a liaison between resident advisors and hall director.
  • Administered hiring, payroll, and employee training of hall desk staff.
  • Assisted in selection of future student staff members through marketing, interviewing, and hiring.

Resident Advisor (1997-1998)

  • Maintained close awareness of interpersonal/individual concerns; referred to professionals when appropriate.
  • Organized educational and social programs that pertained to college life and experiences.
  • Listened carefully to resident problems and concerns.
  • Provided a friendly and welcoming atmosphere for residents and their families.