The division of student life staff and student leaders collaborate to foster an engaged community dedicated to student development, where living honorably is our long-standing tradition.

Dean of Students

Erica Howard, Ph.D. Dean of Students

Dean Howard brings over 25 years of experience working with student services, enrollment, and creating academic support programs to the role. She is very interested in student-centered collaborations that join the curricular and co-curricular experiences of students in ways that prepare them to lead in today's society.

Contact Erica about:

  • Strategic Initiatives
  • University Committees

emily perrin britt, Associate Dean of Students

emily works specifically with Campus Activities, Community Standards and the Sewanee Outing Program.

Contact emily about:

  • CARE Team
  • Student Life Collaborations

Anrae Hall-Finney, Administrative Assistant

Contact Anrae about:

  • Dean of Students Inquiries
  • General Questions

Aspen Meacham, Graduate Intern for Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention

Contact Aspen about: 

  • Alcohol or other drug education
  • BASICS & CASICS programming

Campus Activities

Kyle Gallagher, Assistant Dean

Contact Kyle about:

  • Student events & activities
  • Collaborating with Campus Activities
  • Biehl Commons

Donald Abels, Director of Greek Life

Contact Donald about:

  • Fraternities & Sororities
  • Hazing Prevention
  • Health and Safety

Student Activities Coordinator (OPEN)

Contact the coordinator about:

  • Tigers Entertainment Board
  • Student Events on Campus

Sam Young, Coordinator

Contact Sam about:

  • Student Organizations
  • Engage
  • SGA

Residential Life

Casey Kreger, Director

Contact Casey about:

  • Housing Policies
  • Academic Partnerships
  • Collaborative Programming

Becca Yates, Administrative Assistant

Contact Becca about:

  • General Residential Life Information
  • Vehicle & Bike Registration

Danielle Vosburgh, Assistant Director

Contact Danielle about:

  • Housing Lottery
  • Room Changes

Codi Whittington, Assistant Director

Contact Codi about:

  • Proctors
  • Residential Learning Communities
  • Summer Housing

Grace Godbold, Area Coordinator

Contact Grace about:

  • Theme House Applications & Programming
  • Orientation
  • Residence Hall Programs

Nicolas Savage, Area Coordinator

Contact Nic about:

  • Housing Assignments
  • Proctor Training
  • Summer School Housing

Caleb Gonsalves, Area Coordinator

Contact Caleb about: 

  • Greek Housing 

Sewanee Outing Program

John Benson, Director

Contact John about:

  • PRE Orientation
  • Student Trips
  • Trail maps & information

Dan Harper, Assistant Director

Contact Dan about:

  • SOP Trips
  • Gear Check-Out
  • Trip Ideas

Student Accessibility Services

Director (OPEN)

Contact the director about:

  • Education to Enhance Accessibility
  • Student Accommodations for Housing, Dining, and Academics
  • Peer Academic Coaching


We are currently searching for a new director.  In the interim, please click here to apply. 

Community Standards

Director (OPEN)

Contact the director about: 

  • Community Hearing Board
  • Student Conduct Board
  • Policy violations & questions


We are currently searching for a new director.  In the interim, please click here to apply.