| Life at WSU | Residence Life | ResLife Staff
As a resident student at Worcester State University, you can take advantage of services and programming the Residence Life and Housing staff provides to create an inclusive, supportive community. We’re here to respond to your physical, emotional, and developmental needs. Come to us with your questions, concerns, and suggestions—or just to say hello.
Adrian GageDirector of Residence Life and HousingAdrian.Gage@worcester.edu 508-929-8516 Adrian is the senior residence life officer. He has overall responsibility for the residence hall students, activities, and facilities. He is available to advise, counsel, and assist students in all areas of residential living. Kristen NelsonAssociate Director of Residence Life and HousingKristen.Nelson@worcester.edu508-929-8124 Kristen is responsible for overseeing the administration and planning of all professional and para-professional staff as well as departmental programming initiatives. She supervises the assistant directors as well as resident directors in areas of recruitment, training, and evaluation of resident assistants and professional staff. In addition, she serves on various university committees.
Thomas KelleyAssociate Director of Residence Life and HousingThomas.Kelley@worcester.edu508-929-8396Thomas is responsible for the occupancy management within the residence halls, this includes the online room-selection process, room changes, and room-related billing. He is responsible for access management within the residence halls. In addition, he manages departmental marketing initiatives and internship opportunities.
Residence DirectorsResidence directors are full-time, live-in professionals responsible for
the health and safety of the students in their residence halls. RDs
supervise paraprofessional resident assistants, who are responsible for
fostering a sense of community within the residence halls in which they
live. Through a student-centered approach, the live-in professional
staff aims to create an inclusive, supportive environment where resident
students can successfully reach their educational and interpersonal
Katie Cleary Assistant Director, Interim Residence Director - Dowden Hall and Wasylean HallKatherine.Cleary@worcester.edu 508-929-8961 Rebecca Hamwey Residence Director - Chandler Village Rebecca.Hamwey@worcester.edu 508-929-8138Winfield Ye Residence Director – Sheehan Hall Winfield.Ye@worcester.edu 508-929-8943
Darlene DanielsonClerk IVddanielson@worcester.edu508-929-8516 Darlene is responsible for supervising our student office staff, answering telephone calls, responding to Residence Life emails, and speaking with students/families who visit our office. She maintains the mailbox distribution and any problems related to resident student mail. She also tracks and distributes work orders that are requested from our online work-order log.