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Leadership Team

Melantha Ardrey

Melantha Ardrey

Director of Residence Life

Education:

M.A. History, College of Charleston

B.A. History, College of Charleston

Experience:

Within Student Affairs I have experience in the following areas:

  • Residence Life
  • Advising/Mentoring
  • Leadership Development
  • New Professionals orientation/support
Celeste Granger

Celeste Granger

Associate Director of Residence Life

Education:

M.Ed. College Student Personnel Administration

B.A. Public Relations/Marketing

Experience:

Within Student Affairs I have experience in the following areas:

  • Academic Advising
  • Instruction of Freshman Seminar Courses
  • Equity, Diversity, and International Affairs
  • Career Services
  • Residence Life
Joe Vallee

Joe Vallee

Assistant Director: Staff Enrichment and Academic Advancement 

Cistern Area:

McAlister Residence Hall, Kelly House, Warren Place, Block on Bull

Education:

M.S.E. College Student Personnel

B.A. History, Minor Religious Studies

Experience:

Within Student Affairs I have experience in the following areas:

  • Resident Education & Development
  • Academic Services for Student Athletes
  • Conference Services
Joy Heinzman

Joy Heinzman

Assistant Director: Recruitment and Training

Randolph Area:

Berry Residence Hall, George Street Apartments, Liberty Residence Hall, WCS

Education:

M.Ed. College Student Development in Higher Education, University of Maine

B.A. Spanish and Psychology, University of New Hampshire

Experience:

Within Student Affairs I have experience in the following areas:

  • Residence Life and Housing
  • Academic Advising
  • Community Standards
  • Admissions
Olivia Vernon

Olivia Vernon

Assistant Director: Programming and Student Engagement

Porter Area:

Rivers Residence Hall, College Lodge, Craig Residence Hall, McConnell Residence Hall

Education:

M. Ed. Student Personnel Administration, UNC Greensboro

B.A. History, NC State University

Experience:

Within Student Affairs I have experience in the following areas:

  • Residence Life
  • Campus Activities
  • Housing Operations

Rachel Spivey Valentine

Administrative Assistant

Education:

B.A. Theatre,  College of Charleston

Experience:

Within Student Affairs I have experience in the following areas:

  • Residence Life
  • RHA
  • REACH Internship Supervisor 
  • Student Organization Leadership
  • Leadershape Institute