Reinhardt Unviersity Home
RU Mobile Reinhardt on FaceBook Reinhardt on LinkedIn The Blogs of Reinhardt University
  • RU Green Social Media Challenge
  • Wounded Warrior Fishing Tournament
  • Zero to Hero 5K
  • Spring Day
  • Watch Reinhardt Athletics
  • Commencement 2015 Live Online
  • Group Exercise
  • Student Talent Show
  • Watch Reinhardt Mens Basketball
  • University Event Calendar
  • Download Office

Meet the Residence Life Staff

The residence life team is dedicated to providing an environment of care and community that makes Reinhardt, the way college should be. Reinhardt is proud of the positive family atmosphere created and fostered by our outstanding and well-trained team of Residence Life Coordinators and Resident Assistants. Together we plan hall programs, and we'll offer a listening ear, when needed. By relying on teamwork, the Residence Life staff and the students of Reinhardt have developed an inviting and friendly environment where Students Matter Most.

Staff Pic Eric

Eric Booth

Director of Residence Life

Eric came to Reinhardt in August 2014 after having previously served as Director of Residence Life on campus from 2006-2009.  Eric has worked in Residence Life since 2001 at various colleges and universities including Waldorf College, Texas Lutheran University, University of Texas - Pan American, and Schreiner University.  Originally from Iowa, Eric received his Bachelor's degree from William Penn University in Oskaloosa, Iowa.  While working at Texas Lutheran, Eric also completed his Master's degree from the University of Texas at San Antonio in Adult and Higher Education. He is currently working on his Doctorate of Education at the University of Texas - Pan American in Educational Leadership with a focus on Higher Education Administration.

Christy McGraw

Christy Thompson

Residence Life Coordinator for Gordy Hall and Smith Johnston Hall

Christy came to Reinhardt in October 2012 after spending the last 7 years working for a nonprofit organization as a counselor for teens. She obtained her degree in Counseling Psychology from Toccoa Falls College. Her experiences as an RA at TFC and having amazing Resident Directors inspired her to begin a career in residence life and she is enjoying every moment. Christy’s interests include spending time with her family and friends, spoiling her niece, getting lost in a good story, all things British, and embracing a life of adventure.

Staff Pic Bryan

Bryan Wisdom

Residence Life Coordinator for Hubbard, Blue and Gold Halls

Bryan came to Reinhardt in August of 2014 after spending the last three years working in Residence Life at Truett-McConnell College.  Originally from Dacula, GA, he also attended Truett-McConnell as a student, and graduated with a degree in History.  From there, Bryan has gone on to attend Liberty University, where he recently graduated with a Master of Arts in Christian Ministry, and is on track to graduate with a Master’s degree in Religious Education in 2015.  In May of 2014, Bryan and his wife, Hannah, welcomed their first son, Aaron, into the world.  Bryan’s interests include spending time with his family and friends, traveling, watching movies, and enjoying a good meal.

Staff Pic Flor

Flor Martinez

Residence Life Coordinator for the East/West Apartments

Flor joined the Reinhardt family in September of 2014 after spending the last 3 years working in Residence Life at the University of Texas-Pan American in Edinburg, Texas. Originally from Mexico, Flor is bilingual in English and Spanish. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Texas-Pan American where she first became involved in campus activities, igniting her passion for student affairs. Flor’s interests include arts and crafts, action movies, and is always open to trying new things.

Staff Pic Jared

Jared Patterson

Residence Life Coordinator for Cobb, Roberts, and Paul Jones Hall.

Jared came to Reinhardt in September 2014 after spending the last two years as a Resident Assistant at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega, GA. Originally from McCaysville, GA, he attended UNG as a student, where he graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology. His experience as an RA and working within a student affairs setting inspired his move to becoming a Residence Life Coordinator for Reinhardt. In June of 2014, Jared married his college sweetheart, Abigail, who is a special education teacher. Jared’s interests include camping, anything to do with sports, and spending time with family and friends.

2014-2015 Resident Assistants (RAs)


  • Rafael Salazar-Cruz
  • Michael Vavases
  • Daniel Foster


  • Jesse Adams
  • Charlotte Davenport
  • Em Harris
  • Candice Bailey
  • Marinella Lopez
  • Melissa Martinez
  • Alma Rangel
  • Sydney Pahl

East/West Apartments

  • Valencia Washington (Senior RA)
  • Brittany Patterson
  • Isabella Novaes
  • Quan Cobb
  • Hunter Oswald
  • Josh Cooper

Hubbard/Blue/Gold Hall

  • Jon O'Quinn
  • Matthew Blomquist
  • Zach McElveen
  • Greg Slusher
  • Ethan Alexander
  • Josh Vavases 


  • Zachary Newbold
  • Storm Lewis

Smith Johnston

  • Allison Abernathy
  • Ruth Mehari

Paul Jones

  • Corey Mealer 

For more information

Office of Residence Life
3rd floor of the Hasty Student Life Center rooms 306 and 307
Office hours: 9-5 weekdays