Executive Director of Housing and Residential Education
Hometown: Greenwood, MS
Education: BA in History; MS Counselor Education from Mississippi State University in Starkville, MS. #HailState
Experience: I started at DU in June 2012. I have worked professionally at UNC- Chapel Hill, Floridia International University, and Florida State University
In my free time: I enjoy playing tennis and watching college football. I am new to Colorado, so I want to explore this state.
Best thing about DU: I have appreciated how welcoming everyone has been.
Director of Residential Education
Hometown: Centennial, CO
Sustainability Coordinator and Special Projects
Hometown: Lakewood, CO
Education: BA in Environmental Biology from Drake University; MA in Counseling/Student Affairs from SE Missouri State University
Experience: I have been at DU since 2003 in several positions, most recently moving into my current position in December 2009 as Sustainability Coordinator for our department.
In my free time: I love taking photos, biking, gardening, and spending time with my family!
Best thing about DU: We are working to be on the cutting edge of sustainability initiatives and are working on really exciting projects; there is always a way to get involved!
Responsibilities at DU: Residence Hall Occupancy, Room Selection Process, Contract Release Process, Oversees Residence Hall Front Desks
Mary J. Duarte
I am from Colorado and have worked at DU for 20 years. I am proud to say that two of my kids graduated from DU and they love DU as much as I do. I spend my free time with my two grandkids, cooking and working in my garden.
Hometown: Newark, DE
Education: BA Political Science, International Studies – Ohio State
Experience: I was an RA for two years at OSU and also held internships in political consulting and education policy.
In my free time: I love piano, reading almost anything, creative writing and being goofy with close friends.
Best thing about about DU: Proximity to the rocky mountains and the cultural resources of Denver!