Director of Student Housing and Residence Life
McMahon Learning Center - Office 111A
Chris Drew earned a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Business Administration from Indiana State University. He served as a Resident Assistant and a graduate Hall Director at Indiana State University. Chris Drew previously worked in Residence Life positions at Earlham College, Franklin College, and Elmhurst University. Chris Drew enjoys building community on campus with students, faculty, and staff and making a positive impact on the student experience.
McMahon Learning Center - Office 111
Natalie Byrd-Sudnik grew up in Braxton, Mississippi and earned a Bachelor of Business from the University of Southern Mississippi. She began her residence life career working as a Desk Assistant her freshman year at USM and finished it serving as a Communication Officer at the University Police Department. Natalie enjoys building new connections and great memories wherever she goes and ensuring each person has a positive interaction.
Coordinator for Residence Life
McMahon Learning Center - Office 101
Emily Trail grew up in Weatherford, OK, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Southwestern Oklahoma State University. She worked as a Resident Assistant for three years at her alma mater, and as a teacher of mathematics and dormitory parent for one year in Tappahannock, VA. Emily has enjoyed being active in residence life communities for the past four years, and is excited to help build a positive and welcoming community for all students on campus.
Coordinator for Student Housing
McMahon Learning Center - Office 100
Christina Willoughby has many years of experience working in higher education including at Hunter College. Christina is a graduate of New York City College of Technology where she earned a Bachelor of Technology degree in Hospitality Management.
Maintenance and Custodial Service Coordinator
South Shepler - Office 117
Wayne Alcorn serves as the Student Housing Maintenance and Custodial Services Coordinator. He is a 14 year Veteran of the US Navy which developed his maintenance and leadership skills. Wayne has an extensive background in the multi-family housing industry where he filled the roles of maintenance technician and supervisor. He is active within the local community serving as a high school football official, as a member of the Southwest Oklahoma Football Officials Association, as well as officiating youth football leagues.
Ron Ruffin graduated from Cameron University. While a student at Cameron, Ron was on the men's basketball team. Ron has worked in the construction field for 40 years. Ron enjoys hunting, fishing, and training bird dogs.