Residence Life Staff

Residence Hall Directors

Residence Hall Director, West Hall

I am Kenneth Sharpe Jr. from Harrellsville, N.C. I graduated from Winston-Salem State University in 2019 with a degree in Sport Management and a minor in Business Administration. During my time at Greensboro College, I plan to be a leader and also a resource for the student body. My job is to make sure that I am bridging the gap between faculty and students. My future plans are to become a sports agent and open up my own sports agency so that I can continue to be a mentor for professional athletes.

Residence Hall Director, Greensboro Hall

My name is Jacy King, and I am the Residence Hall Director of Greensboro Hall. I am an alumna of the University of North Carolina Greensboro, where I majored in sociology with a focus in criminology. I am interested in social justice and advocacy for all students and empowering them to be the best they can be while here at Greensboro College.

Residence Advisors

Residence Advisor, West Hall 1st Floor High

I am a senior Theatre-Acting major from Raleigh, N.C. While this is my third year as an RA, it is my first year as Head RA of West Hall. I am heavily involved on campus as the Revitalization Coordinator and President of the United African American Society, a member of the Student Activities Board, and in helping with GC student recruitment efforts. In April 2019, I received the RA of the Year Award for the 2018-2019 school year. I am located on the first floor high of West Hall.

Residence Advisor, first floor low, West Hall

I am a sophomore criminal-justice major from Fayetteville, N.C. I am a member of the football team here at GC and I am located on the first floor low of West Hall.

Residence Advisor, Hill Hall 3rd Floor High and Head Hill Hall RA

I am from Waynesboro, Pa., and am a senior biology major with minors in both chemistry and humanities. I am involved in the George Center for Honors Studies, Student Honors Organization, Student Government Association, the women's soccer and tennis teams, and the peer tutoring program, and this is my third year being an RA. I am located on the third floor high of Hill Hall.

Residence Advisor, West Hall, 2nd Floor High, and Head Residence Advisor, West Hall

I am from Elizabethtown, N.C., and am a senior biology major with a minor in chemistry. I am the SGA president and a member of the baseball team. This is my third year as an RA and my second year as a Head RA. I am the Head Resident Advisor for Hill Hall, first floor high.

Residence Advisor, Greensboro Hall 3rd Floor

I am a junior from Monroe, N.C. I am currently undecided but looking into Mass Communications and Business Administration as majors. I am involved with three clubs on campus: NAMI, Delight, and United African American Society. This is my second year as an RA and my first year as a head RA of Greensboro Hall. I am located on the first floor of Greensboro Hall.

Residence Advisor, first floor low, Hill Hall

I am a junior majoring in Health/Physical Education. I am from Kenly, N.C. I am a member of the volleyball team on campus. I am located on the first floor low of Hill Hall.

Residence Advisor, Hill Hall Ground Floor Low

I’m originally from Long Island, N.Y. Now, I reside in Burlington, N.C. I’m a second year RA!  I am a senior, majoring in Birth-Kindergarten Education with a minor in psychology. I play for the Greensboro College women’s soccer and tennis teams. After graduation, I plan on working as a teacher in a kindergarten classroom. Hopefully I will be able to have my own daycare to run someday!

Residence Advisor

My name is James but everyone calls me Big Mac. I am from Florida. I am just trying to do my job and have fun doing it, while making the campus a better place and updating the living areas while also helping the students at all times the best way I can. I'm a nice guy; don't be afraid to ask for help. I am an athlete as well, so if you ever want to talk to me about the struggles of your sport I can be there to support you. But also non-sport-players, I can be there for you at any time. I'm just trying to maximize my litness.

Residence Advisor, ground floor low, Hill Hall

I am from Lexington, N.C., and am a sophomore majoring in Exercise and Sports Studies I am a part of the women's basketball team at Greensboro. I am located on the ground floor low of Hill Hall.

Residence Advisor

My name is Tyler, and I am a junior from Siler City, N.C. I am double majoring In Religion and Exercise Science. I am a Pride Leader over the summer. On campus I am involved in religious life and I lead C.R.E.A.M. Bible study.

Residence Advisor, Hill Hall 2nd Floor High

My name is Parker, and I am a sophomore from High Point, N.C. I am majoring in Sport Management and plan on minoring in Humanities, accounting, sport coaching, and business. I am involved in men's soccer and the Honors program. I am located in Hill Hall on Third Floor Low.

Residence Advisor

My name is Emily, and I am a psychology and Middle Grades Education: Science major. I was born and raised in southern Maryland, and I transferred to Greensboro College my junior year. I am also a member of the Alpha Xi Delta chapter here at GC. I love music, binging TV shows, and trying new foods.

Residence Advisor, third floor, Greensboro Hall

My name is Kayce, and I am from Shelby, N.C. I play volleyball for GC. I am currently majoring in Elementary Education with a minor in psychology. I am a sophomore here at Greensboro and I am located on the third floor of Greensboro Hall.

Residence Advisor, West Hall 2nd Floor Low

My name is Nick and I am from High Point, N.C. I am a criminal-justice major looking to pursue a career in law enforcement. I am an athlete at the school; in the fall I play football and in the spring I play tennis. I am the Resident Advisor in West Hall Second Floor Low.

Residence Life Staff

Duty numbers

Greensboro Hall: 336-255-1708

Hill Hall: 336-255-1702

West Hall: 336-255-1701

The office of Residence Life is a department within the division of Student Development. Residence Life employs 23 staff members, including a director, a coordinator, three live-in residence hall directors (RHDs), and 16 resident advisors (RAs).

On-Call Procedures

There will be three RAs and one RHD on duty every night. Duty hours are whenever the Residence Life office is closed, including weekdays after 5 p.m. and 24 hours during weekends, holidays or college closures.

Residence Hall Directors (RHDs)

The Residence Hall Director supports the mission of Residence Life by providing the necessary live-in administration for an assigned residence hall. The RHD’s main objective is to make the resources available to meet a resident’s needs of safety, education, and community, the three pillars of residence life. The RHD reports to the Director of Residence Life. RHDs reside in an apartment within their assigned residence hall. Specific duties include but are not limited to:

  • Facilitate regular staff meetings with RAs.
  • Supervise RAs and conduct performance evaluations with individual RAs.
  • Participate in summer RA training and continual professional development throughout the year.
  • Participate in RA selection and RHD selection process.
  • Maintain visibility in residence hall and model appropriate behavior.
  • Maintain professional relationships with students.
  • Assist RAs in enforcing Greensboro College and Residence Life policies.
  • Monitor and manage conditions of assigned residence hall.
  • Coordinate scheduling of lounge usage.
  • Inspect residence hall on regular basis to identify maintenance/housekeeping concerns.
  • Maintain communication with housekeeping and maintenance.
  • Initiate work orders for repairs.
  • Prep building for opening.
  • Inspect building for closing.
  • Take appropriate action in times of emergency.
  • Counsel persons living in the area and make referrals when appropriate.

The Office of Residence Life is always seeking qualified candidates for the RHD position. If interested, please submit a letter of intent, resume, and current contact information to reslife@greensboro.edu. Email attachments are only accepted in MS Word or PDF formats. Otherwise mail hard copies to the address listed below to
the attention of the Director of Residence Life.

Residence Advisors (RAs)

Residence Advisor job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Serving as a peer advisor, helper and counselor.
  • Enforcing college and residence hall policies and documenting violations.
  • Modeling appropriate community-living behaviors.
  • Planning and/or coordinating a prescribed number of programs for hall residents.
  • Maintaining on-duty hours and fulfilling specified responsibilities within the halls.
  • Assisting with administrative duties in the residence halls.
  • Performing other relevant duties as specified.

Residence Advisor Requirements

  • Must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5.
  • Must be enrolled as a full-time student (minimum of 12 hours).
  • Must have lived in the residence halls at least one semester prior to application and one year prior to employment.
  • RA requests for outside employment must be approved by an RA’s RHD.

Residence Advisor Remuneration

  • A private room in their assigned residence hall.
  • Half off a standard room fee.
  • A cash stipend of $200 per month.
  • A free parking permit.
  • Intensive training and lots of fun.

For more information, contact:

Megan Whitcomb, Residence Life Coordinator
313 Main Building
336-272-7102, ext. 5391
megan.whitcomb@greensboro.edu

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