The Residential Life Staff at Sewanee work to foster EQB with the over 98% of undergraduates living on campus.


Bobby Silk | Director of Residential Life & the First Year Experience

Bobby oversees the operations of the Office of Residential Life, with the goal of establishing a respectful, welcoming, and supportive community across all residential facilities. His additional responsibilities include the coordination of the First-Year Experience for new students.

Danielle Vosburgh | Assistant Director of Residential Life

Danielle coordinates New Student Orientation, the Orientation Leader program, and the operational functions of the Office of Residential Life. Additional areas of responsibility include: Ayres Hall, Hodgson Hall, McCrady Hall, and Phillips Hall.

Becca Yates | Office Coordinator

Becca manages the daily functions of the Office of Residential Life and is a primary resource for students with questions or concerns about their housing.

Area Coordinators

Area Coordinators

Area coordinators have the dual responsibility of supporting and promoting essential educational programs on campus while also fostering a respectful, welcoming, safe, and collegial tone in a group of residential facilities. Area Coordinators live in a residence hall within an area of 300+ residents, offer informal counseling and refer student(s) to appropriate University personnel for assistance as needed, serve in the second-tier on-call response rotation, prepare residence halls for opening and closing each semester, and uphold the residential, social, and academic traditions of the University.

Thomas Crillo

Areas of responsibility: Benedict Hall, Johnson Hall, Hoffman Hall, Humphreys Hall, St. Luke's Hall, and language housing.

Ace Willis

Areas of responsibility: Cleveland Hall, Gorgas Hall, Quintard Hall, and Tuckaway Hall.

Cody Whittington

Areas of responsibility: Cannon Hall, Courts Hall, Elliott Hall, Hunter Hall, Smith Hall, and Trezevant Hall; Theme Housing; Programming and Proctor Recruitment