The central office for student housing is located in the North wing of Eaton Residential College, Room 153. This office provides the overall direction for the housing program and coordinates many of the administrative processes that are essential to providing a comprehensive housing experience. Central Office Staff can be reached at (305) 284-4505 or via email at housing@miami.edu.

Jim Smart

Executive Director
Jim Smart

Jon Baldessari

Director, Housing Operations & Facilities
Jon Baldessari

Chris Hartnett

Director, Residence Life
Chris Hartnett

Lisa Lazarus

Budget Manager
Lisa Lazarus

Richard Kenney

Assistant Director for Housing Services
Richard Kenney

Jenni Spangenberg

Assistant Director for Residence Life, First Year Experience
Jenni Spangenberg

Ivan Ceballos

Assistant Director for Residence Life, Upper Year Experience
Ivan Ceballos

Kathy Batson

Manager, Student Assignments & Accounts
Kathy Batson

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Systems Analyst
Coming Soon

Not_Available

Senior Administrative Assistant
Coming Soon

Adam T. Lynch

Senior Security Manager
Adam T. Lynch

Ariel Hernandez

Security Manager
Ariel Hernandez

Charlotte Brumer

Male Assignments Representative
Charlotte Brumer

Brittany Bruce

Female Assignments Representative
Brittany Bruce

Nora S. Villegas

Off-Campus, Conference, and Auxiliary Housing Coordinator
Nora S. Villegas

Laura Kistler

Administrative Assistant
Laura Kistler

Sara Planellas

Case Manager
Sara Planellas

Ernesto Suarez

Receptionist
Ernesto Suarez