director of residence life housing coordinator resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,

Highly-motivated student affairs professional with desire to take on new challenges. Strong worth ethic, adaptabiliJessica and exceptional interpersonal skills. Adept at working effectively and quickly mastering new skills. Maintain currency on trends in field to keep systems modernized and streamlined. People-person with excellent organizational skills.

  • Computer Skills: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Analytical
  • Management Skills
  • Supervision & Leadership
  • Planning and Coordination
05/2022 to 01/2023 Director of Residence Life & Housing/Coordinator The Menninger Clinic | Houston, TX,
  • Created, wrote and implement new policies
  • Successfully created and launched a hygiene and supply closet on campus
  • Performed leadership development by leading the selection, training, and supervision of department staff
  • Establishes goals and objectives for housing programs and personnel
  • Maintaining responsibiliJessica for the programmatic development and implementation of highly engaging student-centered resident life initiative programming, and activities
  • Coordinates the room assignments process for on-campus students, oversees mid-year room change requests, and maintains effective communication with stakeholders
  • Collaborates with campus partners regarding housing functions including move-in, student orientation, and programming to ensure a holistic approach to residential development
  • Oversees the periodic inspections of residential facilities to ensure safeJessica and health conditions
  • Manages the operational and budgetary aspects of the housing and residential life department
  • Manages and monitors Student Information Database utilizing the Banner & Canva System
  • Prepared reports using academic or institutional data and information.
  • Serves as a conduct officer for student conduct housing concerns
  • Develop long-term planning for departmental growth and staffing as well as project management
  • Planned, administered and controlled budgets to maintain accurate financial records and produce financial reports.
  • Event planning, event coordination and more
  • Enhanced housing operations by realigning procedures with changing trends in education.
06/2020 to 05/2021 Residential CommuniJessica Coordinator/Manager Alcorn State University National Alumni Association | City, STATE,
  • Facilitate and manage two residence halls at Alcorn State UniversiJessica
  • Provide orientation, training, supervision and regular evaluation resident assistants & graduate assistants
  • Implement mental/emotional health, academic, career services, health and wellness Jessicape-oriented programs
  • Experience with crisis responder/management, professional development, and communiJessica developer and more
  • Exercised good judgment and decision-making in escalating concerns and resolving issues.
  • Trained employees on additional job positions to maintain coverage of roles.
  • Enforced customer service standards and resolved customer problems to uphold qualiJessica service.
  • Assigned tasks to associates to fit skill levels and maximize team performance.
  • Created training modules and documentation to train staff.
  • Led team meetings and one-on-one coaching sessions to continuously improve performance.
05/2019 to 05/2020 Teen Health Committee Teen Health Mississippi | City, STATE,
  • Lobby and advocate for sex education in the State of Mississippi to State
  • Fostered collaboration with the State of Mississippi Senators and House of Representative members
  • Exceeded the goal of 500 and recruited over 1,000 young individuals through the Youth
  • Completed Activist Network Project for the 2019-2020 year in 5 months instead of the 11-month deadline
  • Developed corporate communications strategies and programs by creating detailed project timelines and stakeholder outreach channels.
04/2018 to 06/2019 LeaderSTATE Instructor & Counselor Mississippi State Univeristy | City, STATE,
  • Work with 9th-12th grade students
  • Event planner and provided supervision and direction of group activities as well as schedule
  • Established well rounded cadets through leadership, teambuilding, communication and critical thinking skills
  • Managed the daily operations of the residence hall
  • Responsible for team building exercises, conflict resolutions and any issues that arose
  • Served as weekly motivational dinner speaker
12/2017 to 04/2019 Mississippi State Resident Advisor Mississippi State Univeristy | City, STATE,
  • Academic Insight-provided academic insight and resources to students
  • Conflict Resolution and Crisis Management
  • Policy Enforcer- ensured residents follow the policy of student housing
  • Fostered relationships with residents and worked with new residents to optimize acclimation and ease transition to new living environment.
  • Developed and deepened relationships with residents and fellow staff.
  • Interfaced with residents to address and resolve complaints or grievances.
03/2016 to 07/2017 Resident Advisor Coastal Alabama Community College | City, STATE,
  • Reported illnesses, emergencies and crisis situations immediately to the director of housing for assistance.
  • Coordinated, planned and supervised hall gatherings and functions to promote and increase social skills among students.
  • Prepared flyers to inform students of on-campus events and meetings, posting to bulletin boards to attract attention.
  • Collaborated with faculJessica advisors to address and facilitate working through students' academic difficulties, deficiencies and personal concerns.
Education and Training
Expected in 12/2023 Master of Science | Business Administration, Human Resource Management Louisiana State UniversiJessica - Shreveport , Shreveport, LA GPA:
Expected in 12/2019 Bachelors of Arts | Interdisciplinary Studies, Communication, Business Administration, and Counselor Education Mississippi State UniversiJessica, Starkville, MS, GPA:
Expected in 05/2017 Associate | Applied Science Coastal Alabama CommuniJessica College, Bay Minette, AL, GPA:
  • College Leadership Ambassador 2016-2017
  • Phi Theta Kappa Service Award - 2017
  • Student Government Association Outstanding Service Award - 2017
  • Student Government Association - President 2017 & Vice President 2016
  • Montgomery Leadership Program 2018-2019
  • President’s Commission on the Status of Minorities Service Award - 2019
  • Maroon Volunteer Service Award - 2019
  • CommuniJessica Developer Award - 2019
  • Omicron Delta Kappa Leadership & Honor SocieJessica 2019
  • Alcorn State UniversiJessica: You Make The Difference Award - 2021
  • Leadership Atmore - 2023

DiversiJessica, EquiJessica and Inclusion Certification Badge: UniversiJessica of South Florida May 2021

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School Attended

  • Louisiana State UniversiJessica - Shreveport
  • Mississippi State UniversiJessica
  • Coastal Alabama CommuniJessica College

Job Titles Held:

  • Director of Residence Life & Housing/Coordinator
  • Residential CommuniJessica Coordinator/Manager
  • Teen Health Committee
  • LeaderSTATE Instructor & Counselor
  • Mississippi State Resident Advisor
  • Resident Advisor


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelors of Arts
  • Associate

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