Peter serves as the Chief Housing Officer for the housing program that houses over 4000 students and employs 26 full-time staff and over 200 student staff. He is responsible for planning, directing and overseeing implementation of all aspects of housing services. Peter serves as a member of the Division of Student Affairs management team and reports directly to the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs.
Shawn Burkett, Associate Director of Facility Operations
This role is responsible for general administration of facility operations to include budget planning, long range facility planning, coordinating capital improvements, facility projects, housekeeping services, and routine maintenance.
Keith Wickliffe, Associate Director of Residence Life
Keith has primary responsibility for the design, development, implementation and evaluation of the Residence Life program. He provides leadership to one Assistant Director, eight Professional Residence Coordinators, eight Graduate Assistants and over 100 student staff in eight traditional residence halls, seven suite style buildings and twenty-six apartment buildings that house approximately 4100 students.
Vacant, Associate Director of Business Services
This position provides leadership and supervision of the residential assignment team as well as oversight and management of fiscal accountability for the largest auxiliary operation on the campus of UNCW. Primary responsibilities are to directly manage housing contracts, room assignments, and general administration of student transition process. This role creates historical models and projections to manage housing occupancy, ensuring both occupancy and budgetary goals are met; while also developing and managing a unified departmental budget to determining housing income and managing expenditures.
Carrie Hammer, Assistant Director of Technology and Communications
Carrie is responsible for all of the department's technology initiatives and marketing efforts and serves as the primary liaison to ITSD, Telecom, Business Applications, Student Accounts and Marketing and Communications. She provides the department with technical support, computer software training, and performs data research and analysis. In addition, she also manages the department's closed-circuit TV channel, security camera systems and oversees the production of Housing and Residence Life publications. Carrie is responsible for the main HRL computer system, Residential Management Systems, and insures consistency within the housing application, assignments and billing processes.
Brittany Philbert, Assistant Director of Residence Life
Brittany assumes primary responsibility for the recruitment, development and training of Residence Coordinators, Assistant Residence Coordinators and Resident Assistants. Brittany also supervises the Community Development Assistant and works closely with the RHA/NRHH advisors. She serves as the fiscal manager for the development and training budgets along with RHA, NRHH and Area Chapter. Brittany assists the Associate Director of Residence Life with oversight in planning and implementing special interest housing and the design and implementation of an assessment plan for Residence Life. She also works closely with Defender Security Guards and Desk Receptionists to ensure coverage at each residence hall front desk.
Trevor assists with the department's technology initiatives and serves as a liaison to ITSD, Telecom, and Business Applications. He also provides the department with technical support and computer software training. This position is also the System Administrator for several HRL software applications, including EasyLobby, TimeClock Plus, AssetWin and When to Work.
Karen coordinates the department's public relations initiatives. She serves as the webmaster for the department's webpage, manages the social media sites, creates housing publications, and is the administrator for the electronic advertising boards and Guidebook.
This role manages Seahawk Landing, a six hundred and three bed complex, made up of seven buildings. This person also supervises a team of nine undergraduate Resident Assistants and one graduate Assistant Residence Coordinator.
Alejandra oversees the daily management of the Seahawk Crossing Apartments and is the Interim Residence Coordinator at Seahawk Village Apartments. She supervises a team of 10 Undergraduate Resident Assistants and one Graduate Assistant Residence Coordinator at Seahawk Crossing Apartments. She also supervises a team of six Undergraduate Resident Assistants and one Graduate Assistant Residence Coordinator at Seahawk Village Apartments. In addition to overseeing both Seahawk areas she also serves as a Conduct Hearing Officer and student advocate in the Office of the Dean of Students.
Christa oversees the daily operations of a 400-bed, co-ed, first-year residence hall, Galloway Hall. She supervises a team of 11 Undergraduate Resident Assistants and one Graduate Assistant Residence Coordinator. Christa also serves as a Conduct Hearing Officer and student advocate in the Office of the Dean of Students.
Jamar oversees the daily operations of University Suites and Schwartz Hall. He advises a team of ten Undergraduate Resident Assistants and one Graduate Assistant Residence Coordinator. Jamar also serves as a Conduct Hearing Officer and student advocate in the Office of the Dean of Students.
The Business Services Coordinator's primary responsibilities include general administration of the housing transition processes; administer and coordinate a variety of business and/or fiscal functions. Major functions of this position includes budget management, report writing, summarizing and reconciling financial data, reviewing facilities special project budget reconciliation and percent completion of special projects. This position is also familiar with all housing assignments processes to ensure continuity in service.
Vacant, Assignments Coordinator
The Assignments Coordinator makes on-campus housing assignments, maintains and updates the housing database, and acts as a liaison between Housing and Residence Life and special interest housing departments such as athletics, NCTF, Honors, International Programs and Learning Communities concerning on-campus housing.
Laura is in charge of purchasing, travel, petty cash, office forms, budget monitoring and reconciliation, student charges, fixed assets, physical plant invoices, external invoices, and guest accommodation management.