Central Office and Maintenance Staff

Larry C. ChristensonExecutive Director of University Housing
Dr. Christenson leads the University Housing staff, providing direction and coordination for the department. He represents the department across campus and oversees facility management.

Mark CraddockAssociate Director of Operations
Mr. Craddock is responsible for all contract and billing issues, room assignments and oversight of occupancy management. He provides supervision to the Housing Coordinator and assists parents and students with account questions.

Lori BurnsAssociate Director for Student Development
As the Associate Director for Student Development, Ms. Burns coordinates the department's student development efforts and supervises the Area Coordinator staff.

Matthew TerryAssistant Director of Marketing and Communications
Mr. Terry manages the department's advertising and marketing messages to potential students and parents, current students and the university community.

Matt BrignerArea Coordinator - The Village
Mr. Brigner oversees the daily administration and operations of The Village Apartments, ensures the community is a well maintained and safe environment and supervises the community director staff working at The Village.

Kevin Blanch, Area Coordinator - Adams, Bell, Napier and Sanford
Mr. Blanch oversees the daily administration and operations of four Central Campus residence halls; Adams, Bell, Napier and Sanford, ensures the community is a well maintained and safe environment and supervises the community director staff working in the residence halls.

Desaree MurdenArea Coordinator - Foundation, Parkhurst and Wells
Ms. Murden oversees the daily administration and operations of three Central Campus residence halls; Parkhurst, Foundation and Wells. She ensures the community is a well maintained and safe environment and supervises the community director staff working in the residence halls.

Beth McCauleyFacilities Coordinator
Mrs. McCauley oversees the operations of The Village Apartments Office and directly supervises the office assistants. She coordinates maintenance response, semester turnover and assists in the coordination of replacement of furnishings, fixtures and equipment.

Stacy Smith, Assignments Coordinator
Mrs. Smith manages the day-to-day administrative aspects of the department, processes all room-and-board contracts, handles delinquent accounts, maintains student files, and coordinates room assignments. She also serves as the contact person for questions regarding contract policies.

Anita Jones, Administrative Assistant
Mrs. Jones serves as the primary greeter to University Housing visitors. She oversees student assistants, processes housing applications, and deposits. She also maintains the calendars for the director, associate directors and area coordinators.