Introducing the 2017-2018 Residential Life Staff

Introducing the 2017-2018 Residential Life Staff

Every year Student Development goes through weeks of interviews refining the selection for the coveted 22 slots available as a Resident Assistant in the residence halls. This year was extra tricky as there was a surplus of qualified candidates and it’s hard to choose when there are so many wonderful options! We are excited to announce the 2017-2018 Resident Assistant list. Students, meet your new RAs!

Josue Basilis – 3rd Young, Male Side

Major: Computer Engineering

Year: Junior

Hometown: Bronx, New York

3 Fun Facts:

1) I am a Vegetarian

2) I can wiggle my ears

3) I am the youngest of 5


IMG_20170707_234323_403.jpgGretchen Bird – 1st Willy

Major: Biology

Year Sophomore

Hometown: Millville, NJ

3 Fun Facts:

1) I have never pumped gas

2) My favorite food is grilled cheese with tomatoes

3) I really like telling jokes




Noah Cheney – 1st Shields

Major: Sports Management

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Bend, OR

3 Fun Facts:

1) I Play Basketball for ENC

2) I drive from Oregon each school year

3) I’ve played basketball in Duke University’s Gym



Viviana Coix – 3rd Spange

Major: Marketing – Minor: Accounting

Year: Junior

Hometown: Warrenville, IL

3 Fun Facts:

1) I am the youngest of eight

2) I am ambidextrous 

3) I have never left the country




Moesha Daniel – 2nd Willy

Major: Forensic Science

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Port of Spain, Trinidad

3 Fun Facts:

1) I am afraid of butterflies ahah

2) I can play and have the steal drums on campus

3) I love adventures



Ryan Davis – 5th Young

Year: Senior

Major: Mathematics

Hometown: Amherst, NH

3 Fun Facts:

  1. 1) I listen to every single genre of music there is
  2. 2) I was born tongue tied
  3. 3) I write my “s” starting from the bottom


Amelia Ferreras – 2nd Spange BridgeAmelia.jpg

Major: Business Administration / Management

Year: Senior

Hometown: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

3 Fun Facts:

1) I love food in general

2) Dogs make my heart smile

3) I don’t like shopping


Joseph Fortin – 3rd Shields Joey.jpg

Major: Psychology

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Yarmouth, ME

3 Fun Facts:

1) I love batman

2) I enjoy getting tacos with Greg Whitney and Shaw Campbell

3) Bees are dying at an alarming rate (save the bees)



Kaitlyn Gagnon – 2nd Munro

Major: Psychology

Year: Senior

Hometown: Old Orchard Beach, ME

3 Fun Facts:

1) My favorite color is yellow!

2) I love lighthouses!!!

3) My favorite vacation spot is Nova Scotia, Canada.
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Richard Gardenhire – Ground Shields

Major: Undecided

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Newfield, NJ

3 Fun Facts:

1)  I love Frisbee

2)  I have weak knees

3)  I can almost do a split



Pauline Gomes – 3rd Willy 

Major: Theater with a Social Justice Minor

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Metheun, MA

3 Fun Facts:

1) I worked at Taco Bell my junior year of high school

2) Bunnies are my all time favorite animal

3) I run on Dunkin’


Shelby.jpgShelby Holmes – 3rd Young

Major: Biology

Year: Senior

Hometown: Seeley Lake, MT

3 Fun Facts:

1) Christmas is my favorite time of year

2) I could eat breakfast for all three meals

3) Someday I’m going to own 101 Dalmatians



Connor Hudson-Bryant – 2nd Memorial 

Major: Psychology

Year: Junior

Hometown: Weymouth, MA

3 Fun Facts:

1) I’ve been to I have been to 4 countries outside of the United States and liked England the best

2) I was confirmed as a Lutheran affiliated with the ELCA

3) My favorite food is 100% buffalo chicken
Monica Ly 2 (1)-910303-edited.jpgMonica Ly – 4th Young

Major: History & Secondary Education

Year: Junior

Hometown: Quincy, MA

3 Fun Facts:

1) I am the oldest with three younger sisters: Maryanne, Mona, & Misty.

2) When I was a sophomore in high school, I was saved by God through Bible Quizzing.

3) When I was younger, I pooped in the ocean to see if it could float.



Ellisa McCarthy (Lisa) – 3rd Spange Bridge

Major: Christian Ministry, Minors in Social Justice and Missions

Year: Unknown, somewhere between junior and senior

Hometown: Quincy, MA

3 Fun Facts:

1.) Attended farm school for High School (Literally a high school on a farm learning about farming and farm animals!)

2.) Loves to read poetry and has a secret soft-spot for classical literature

3.) Hopes to publish someday, be it young adult fiction, poetry, or a children’s book



Bruna Mora Iglesias – 2nd Spange

Major: Biochemistry

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: São Paulo, Brazil

3 Fun Facts:

1)  I left home when I was 17 years old

2) I can’t say the alphabet in English

3) I love Grey’s Anatomy


Dan.jpgDaniel Naraine – Ground Memorial

Major: Religion

Year: Junior
Hometown: Edison, NJ
3 Fun Facts:

1) I’ve been to Montreal one too many times

2) I can sing the Greek alphabet

3) I can play ice hockey and lacrosse

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Justin Reed – 2nd Shields
Year: Sophomore

Major: Undecided

Hometown: West Grove, PA

3 Fun Facts:

1) I traveled on summer min this year, as part of the Sojourner team

2) I’ve been told more frequently I have pretty eyes than people point out how hairy I am.

3) I could rock crocs with socks any day.


2-3.jpgMelody Sagastume – Ground Willy

Major: Business

Year: Junior

Hometown: Port Washington, NY

3 Fun Facts:

1) I’m trilingual (Spanish, English, and Italian)

2) My favorite color is red

3) My favorite food is pupusas


Hannah.jpgHannah Shepherd – 1st Munro 

Major: Music Education

Year: Senior

Hometown: Newbury, NH

3 Fun Facts:

1) I was homeschooled

2) I have been overseas twice

3) I worked in a veterinarian’s office for 4.5 years 

Bubba-2.jpgAndrew “Bubba” Snodderly – 3rd Memorial

Major: Social Work with a Youth Ministry minor

Year: Senior (3rd year RA!)

Hometown: What a coincidence, because I’m from Hagerstown, Maryland

3 Fun Facts

1) I cannot say the alphabet backward.

2) I went to Africa and I DIDN’T SEE A LION (and I’m not lion [that’s a pun]).

3) I probably like donuts more than you.

Matt.jpgMatt Tyree – 1st Shields

Major: Secondary Education with a Minor in Youth Ministry

Year: Senior

Hometown:  Lansdale, PA

3 Fun Facts:

1) I traveled for Summer Ministry this past summer

2) I go long boarding in my free time

3)  I looked at the eclipse through 7 pairs of sunglasses!

Posted by on August 24, 2017