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Dr. Tom Pilgreen
Director, Housing

Phone: (251) 341-4663
emailtpilgreen@southalabama.edu

Dr. Tom Pilgreen was appointed Interim Director of Housing and Residence Education in August 2017. Dr. Pilgreen has provided leadership within higher education for more than 25 years. His knowledge of student development, student success, and business has allowed him to lead and work within a diverse group of campus services as well as in a variety of educational settings.

He has served as a faculty member in academic affairs and in adminsitrative positions within the division of student affairs and financial affairs. His specific administrative experience includes leadership roles within departments of Housing, Auxiliary Services, and Admissions.

Throughout his tenure he has found great success with increasing student retention and satisfaction while collaborating with numerous campus departments. As a former student affairs faculty member, Dr. Pilgreen made significant contributions to the graduate preparation of numerous student affairs professionals.


Dorann Owens Dorann Owens
Assignments Coordinator

Phone: (251) 341-4663
emaildowens@southalabama.edu

Bonnie Carpenter Bonnie Carpenter
Accounting Data Specialist II

Phone: (251) 341-4663
emailbcarpenter@southalabama.edu

Not Pictured Rhonda Adams
Housing Clerk


Phone: (251) 341-4663
emailrladams@southalabama.edu

Lauren Gulsby Lauren Gulsby
Assistant Manager, Business Operations

Phone: (251) 341-4663
emaillgulsby@southalabama.edu

Originally from Northport, Alabama, Lauren Gulsby joined the University of South Alabama in September 2009 and serves as the Assistant Manager of Business Operations for Housing & Dining. 

Degrees
Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies, concentrations in Communication, Counselor Education, and Education from Mississippi State University; MEd in Higher Education Administration from the University of South Alabama.

Favorite Spot on Campus: The Dr. Sebastian Nature Trail. Surrounded by so many beautiful facilities on a daily basis, it's nice to know we have a great resource to experience nature in our own backyard!

Braylon Junior

Braylon Junior
Coordinator of Residence Education


Phone: (251) 460-7088
emailbjunior@southalabama.edu

Braylon Junior joined USA Housing in May 2017 where he currently serves as a Coordinator of Residence Education (CoRE). In this role, he provides leadership within the Residence Education branch of USA Housing and works to enhance the overall leadership experience. Previously, Braylon worked at Clemson University in the Office of University Housing & Dining.

Degrees
Masters Degree in Counselor Education with an emphasis in Student Affairs from Clemson University; Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from The University of Arkansas

Favorite Spot on Campus: The sidewalk to the Recreation Center. From that vantage point i can see the whole Southeast side of campus.


Aaron Vick

Aaron Vick
Coordinator of Residence Education


Phone: (251) 460-7869
emailavick@southalabama.edu

Aaron Vick joined USA Housing in May 2017 where he currently serves as a Coordinator of Residence Education (CoRE). In this role, he provides leadership within the Residence Education branch of USA Housing and works to enhance the overall leadership experience. Previously, Aaron worked at the University of West Georgia in Housing & Residence Life.

Degrees
Masters Degree in Student Affairs Administration from the University of West Georgia; Bachelor of Science in Communication from Tennessee Tech University

Favorite Spot on Campus: Student Recreation Center


Brock Taylor

Brock Taylor
Epsilon Community Director

Phone: (251) 460-7479
emailbrocktaylor@southalabama.edu

Brock Taylor joined USA Housing in July 2017 where he currently serves as the Community Director for the Epsilon Community (Epsilon 1, Epsilon 2, and Delta 6). Originally from Clinton, Mississippi, Brock moved to Mobile to pursue a Masters degree in Educational Leadership.

Degrees
Bachelor of Arts in Criminology from Mississippi State University


Samantha Brandeberry Samantha Brandeberry
Azalea Hall Community Director

Phone: (251) 460-7950
emailbrandeberry@southalabama.edu

Samantha Brandeberry joined the University of South Alabama in July 2016 where she currently serves as the Community Director for the Azalea Hall Community with USA Housing. Originally from Siloam Springs, Arkansas, Samantha moved to Mobile to pursue a Masters degree in Educational Leadership.

Degrees
Bachelor of Science in Human Environmental Sciences with a concentration in Apparel Merchandising and Product Development from the University of Arkansas 

Dylan Lloyd Dylan Lloyd
Delta Community Director

Phone: (251) 460-6976
email dslloyd@southalabama.edu

Dylan Lloyd joined the University of South Alabama in July 2016 where he currently serves as the Community Director for the Delta Community with USA Housing. Originally from Harviell, Missouri, Dylan moved to Mobile to pursue a Masters degree in Educational Leadership.

Degrees
Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Southeast Missouri State University

Favorite Spot on Campus: The nature trails! It is a great way to get some fresh air and explore the true beauty of Alabama.

Tanner Cooper

Tanner Cooper
Greek Housing Community Director

Phone: (251) 460-6450
emailtjcooper@southalabama.edu

Tanner Cooper joined USA Housing in July 2017 where he currently serves as the Community Director for the Greek Housing Community. Originally from Collinsville, Illinois, Tanner moved to Mobile to pursue a Masters degree in Educational Leadership.

Degrees
Bachelor of Arts in History from McKendree University


Terri Echols

Terri Echols
Beta/Gamma Community Director

Phone: (251) 460-6466
emailtechols@southalabama.edu

Terri Echols joined USA Housing in July 2017 where she currently serves as the Community Director for the Beta/Gamma Community. Originally from Cleveland, Ohio, Terri moved to Mobile to pursue a Masters degree in Educational Leadership.

Degrees
Bachelor of Science in Organizational Leadership from Wright State University


Favorite Spot on Campus: I enjoy any seat under the big tree in the center of the large deck behind the Student Recreation Center.


Thomas Joseph

Thomas Joseph
Stokes Hall Community Director

Phone: (251) 460-6975
email tjoseph@southalabama.edu

Thomas A. Joseph joined the University of South Alabama staff in July 2016. He currently serves as the Community Director for the Stokes Hall Community with USA Housing. Originally from Medina, Ohio, Thomas completed his Bachelor of Science from Kent State University and moved to Mobile as a graduate to pursue a Masters degree in Educational Leadership with a concentration in Higher Education in 2016.

Degrees
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry; concentration Biochemistry and a minor in Biological Sciences, Kent State University

Favorite Spot on Campus: All of the ponds, lakes, and hiking trails on campus! Coming to Mobile from a college town with these surroundings makes me feel at home here.


Heather Burgess

Heather Burgess
USA Grove Housing Community Director

Phone: (251) 460-6749
emailheatherburgess@southalabama.edu

Heather Burgess joined the University of South Alabama staff in July 2016. She currently serves as the Community Director for the USA Grove Housing Community with USA Housing. Originally from Custer, Kentucky, Heather moved to Mobile to pursue a Masters degree in Educational Leadership.

Degrees
Bachelor of Arts in History with certification in Secondary Education from Murray State University 

Joe McMillan

Joe McMillan
Assistant Manager, Facilities


Phone: (251) 341-3066
emailjgmcmillan@southalabama.edu

Joe McMillan joined the University of South Alabama in July 2015 where he currently serves as the Assistant Facilities Manager.

 


 

Monica Jeanfreau Monica Davidson
Coordinator, Housing Facilities & Services


Phone: (251) 460-7655
emailmadavidson@southalabama.edu

Monica Davidson joined the University of South Alabama professional staff in October 2014 where she currently serves as the Coordinator for Housing Facilities & Services. Previously, she has worked as an undergraduate student with the department as a Resident Assistant and Assistant Community Director. It was then, during her undergrad experience, she discovered her interest and passion for Higher Education and Student Development.

Degrees
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University of South Alabama.

Favorite Spot in Campus: Moulton Tower, which was under construction and erected during my first year at South! It is a piece of South Alabama history that I have personal connection with. 


Tyrone Davis Tyrone Davis
Maintenance Mechanic II

Jack Lunceford Jack Lunceford
Maintenance Mechanic II

Richard O'Rear Richard O'Rear
Maintenance Mechanic II

Richard Nixon Richard Nixon
Maintenance Mechanic I

Stephanie Spears

Stephanie Spears
Lead Worker
Custodial Worker I


 
Andy Brooks Andy Brooks
Custodial Worker I

Not Pictured Ben Bekurs
Custodial Worker I

TBA Latosha Clark
Custodial Worker I