Housing and Residence Life Staff

Director of Residence Life

This position is responsible for providing vision, leadership, and overall direction for Housing and Residence Life through the management of residence facilities, programs, and processes to intentionally create safe, comfortable, and educationally purposeful environments focused on student learning and development.

Andrea Prins is the Director of Residence Life and Title IX. 

You can contact Andrea at andrea.prins@davenport.edu or by calling 616-554-5517.

Assistant Director of Housing and Residence Life

The Assistant Director of Housing and Residence Life oversees many aspects of Housing and Residence Life including occupancy management, room access, housing card support, billing, communication, and serves as a resource for student questions and concerns. The Assistant Director coordinates and participates in departmental initiatives including but not limited to, recruitment and training, programming, housing operations, and conduct.

Assistant Director Shelbi Rushing is here to serve our students!, Her office is located in the Center for Learning and Engagement. 

Area Coordinator & Residence Life Coordinators

The Area Coordinator and Residence Life Coordinators (RLCs) are full-time professionals who live on-campus. The Area Coordinator and RLCs manage the day-to-day operations of the residential community. This position includes supervision, student development, and housing functions in an effort to provide a residential environment reflective of the university’s values. RLCs coordinate and participate in departmental initiatives including, but not limited to: Resident Assistant recruitment and training, programming, housing operations, and conduct. RLCs also participate in an on-call duty rotation for after-hour crisis response on campus and assist with other departmental committees and initiatives as assigned.

We are currently in our hiring process and will have updates on the Area Coordinator soon.

Sarah Kullen is the Residence Life Coordinator for Cook and Meijer Halls.

Sarah's office is located on the first floor of Cook Hall. You can contact Sarah at skullen@davenport.edu or by calling 616-554-5822.


Alan Harris is the Residence Life Coordinator at South Hall. 

Alan's office is located near the west entrance to South Hall. You can contact Alan at aharris88@davenport.edu or by calling 616-554-5095.


Aniesha Loupe is the Area Coordinator of Panther Woods and Panther Ridge. 

Aniesha's office is located in the Center for Learning and Engagement. You can connect with Aniesha at aloupe@davenport.edu or by calling 616-554-5658.