McAlister Staff

Community Bios: McAlister Residence Hall is a six-story building housing approximately 530 students at the corner of St. Philip and Vanderhorst Streets. McAlister Hall features community spaces including the 1st floor Activity/Study Room, complete with a communal kitchen; a central courtyard; a large laundry room centrally located on the ground floorMcalister is a predominantly freshman residence hall that houses a diverse population. McAlister Hall is arranged with all suites opening to outside corridors. Each suite consists of 2-3 bedrooms, 2-3 bathrooms, and 1 living room with kitchenette. All suites are shared by 4-6 students and all bedrooms are shared by two residents which promotes bonding between rooms.


Emily Davis

Emily Davis

First Floor RA
Year: Sophomore
Major: Biology Concentration: Molecular Biology Minor: Neuroscience
Hobbies: Backpacking, white water canoeing, reading, trying new restaurants
Campus involvement: Honors College, volunteerint with Reading Partners

Montana James

Montana James

Second Floor RA


Claire Huntt

Claire Huntt

Second Floor RA
Year: Junior
Major: Public Health
Hobbies: Art, Netflix, hanging out with friends, looking at memes, pokemon go
Campus involvement:  Residence Life

D'Aria Green

D'Aria "De" Green

Second Floor RA
Year: Senior
Major: Marketing Minor: Studio Art
Hobbies: Drawing, playing games, Netflix, shopping
Campus involvement: AAPC Front Desk Worker, School of Business Graphic Design Intern


Jasmynn Mizelle

Jasmynn "Jas" Mizelle

Third Floor RA
Year: Senior
Major: Public Health
Hobbies: YouTube, Hair Styling

Campus involvement: Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.  

Grayson Nix

Grayson Nix

Third Floor RA
Year: Junior
Major: Computing in the Arts
Hobbies: Football, Basketball, Watching Sports, playing video games
Campus involvement: Residence Life


Fabio Najjar

Fabio Najjar

Third Floor RA
Year: Sophomore
Major: Biochemisty, Biomedical Physics Minor: Pre-Med
Hobbies: Read, singing, video games
Campus involvement: Residence Life, Chemistry Research, Asian Student Association, ACS

Kaitlyn Roberts

Kaitlyn Roberts

Fourth Floor RA
Year: Sophomore
Major: Marine Biology Minor: 
Hobbies: Running, eating ice cream, painting, solving jigsaw puzzles
Campus involvement: Alpha Omega campus ministry, biology research, and Residence Life


Emily McEvoy

Emily McEvoy

Fourth Floor RA
Year: Sophomore
Major: Communications Minor: Leadership, Change and Social Responsibility
Hobbies: Reading, journaling
Campus involvement: Residence Life

Eric Mathis

Eric Mathis

Tower Floor RA
Year: Junior


Tiesha Dunn

Tiesha Dunn

Fifth Floor RA
Year: Junior
Major: Psychology
Hobbies: Hanging out with friends, meeting new people, making sentimental memories
Campus involvement: Psychology club

Oralia Esperanza

Oralia Esperanza

Fifth Floor RA
Year: Junior


Alexis Brown

Alexis Brown

Sixth Floor RA
Year: Junior
Major: Psychology
Hobbies: Hanging out with friends, meeting new people, making sentimental memories
Campus involvement: Psychology club

Abby Stephens

Abby Stephens

Sixth Floor RA
Year: Sophomore
Major: Marine Biology Minor: Biomedical Physics

Hobbies: Reading, drawing, exploring charleston
Campus involvement: Baptist Collegiate Ministry, Honors College Ambassadors, Research