Meet the Residence Life Coordinators

Flora Alvarado
Flora Alvarado
RLC of Founders Hall
alvarafl@lewisu.edu

  • I am getting my Masters degree in Organizational Leadership with a concentration in Higher Education
  • I wanted to work in Residence Life because I enjoy building community among college students and because I want to be the role model that I always looked for. I want to be able to make a small grain of difference in students lives as they create their careers.
  • If I was a cartoon character I would be Kim Possible because she is pretty amazing and she is the first character that came to my mind!

Erika Toress
Erika Toress
RLC of North Hall
etorres3@lewisu.edu

  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Living on campus all four years of my undergrad helped me develop so many friendships and was a place that I felt completely at home; I'd like to help other people have a similar experience.
  • Muffy Crosswire (from Arthur)

Gabe Williams
Gabe Williams
RLC of Fitzpatrick
gwilliams8@lewisu.edu

  • I am getting my Master's in Aviation Transportation
  • Residence Life seemed like a fitting department for me because I was a resident at Lewis, so I have an idea of the job insisted of.
  • If I were a cartoon character I would be Scooby Doo because he always comes through when it counts.

Jamie Hogan
Jamie
RLC of Sheil and South
hoganja@lewisu.edu

  • I am getting my Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.
  • I want to work in Residence Life so I can help mentor students with their transition into college. I want to help foster the feeling of home within Residence Halls so students can build new relationships, focus on their academics, and try new experiences.
  • I would be Louise from Bobs Burgers.

Danny Mejdrech
Danny Mejdrech
RLC of St. Charles Borromeo
dmejdrech@lewisu.edu

  • I will be getting my Masters in Public Safety Administration.
  • What drew me to work in ResLife was the opportunity to help students in a different role at the school I've been at for four years.
  • If I were a cartoon character, I would be Crush from Finding Nemo. I love any activity around the water and I'm a very relaxed person.

Austin Mastela
Austin Mastela
RLC of Cody, Ryan, and De La Salle
amastela@lewisu.edu

  • Masters in Business Administration.
  • I wanted to work in Residence Life because i enjoy working and conversing with students. I also love to make new friends, and Residence Life is a great way to do so.
  • I would be Randy Marsh from South Park. I would be him because he is a great dad that knows how to have fun and get into shenanigans. He is awesome.

Jay Garay-Salazar
Jay Garay-Salazar
RLC of Dorothy Day, Mother Teresa, and Pope John Paul II Halls
jgaraysalazar@lewisu.edu

  • I am getting my Master's in Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resource Management.
  • I wanted to become a Residence Life Coordinator because I had worked for Residence Life for about a year as a student worker. Therefore, I was able to see firsthand the change that this position can make in people's lives and I wanted to be a part of that positive change.
  • A cartoon character I would be is Blossom from the Powerpuff Girls.