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Casey Wall

Casey Wall

Assistant Dean / Director of Residential Services
Residential Services
Office: East Hall
Phone: +1 (508) 8315645
Pronouns: She/Her/Hers As Assistant Dean of Students I support the student experience in a variety of ways: I provide leadership in the area of capital planning for the physical spaces on campus managed by the Division of Student Affairs. Through this work, I aim to provide an environment that is inclusive and welcoming for all students across campus. Additionally, I am responsible for diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives for the Division and work in partnership with wonderful colleagues from a variety of offices in this regard. ... View Profile
Amy Beth Laythe

Amy Beth Laythe

Sr Assoc Director of Res Ops
Residential Services
Office: East Hall
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x5130
Pronouns: She/Her/Hers As the Senior Associate Director, I oversee residential occupancy, all billing, and participate in campus project planning.  I love the logic and straight forward communication style that WPI students bring to every situation and the feedback they give. I enjoy feeling like I help to create the “home away from home” for students to enjoy! In my personal time, I am an avid Boston sports fan and attend games whenever I have the chance. I also love spending time with my 3 dogs and am a big fan of trivia. View Profile
Matthew Foster

Matthew Foster

Associate Director Residential Education
Residential Services
Office: East Hall
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x5645
Pronouns: He/Him/His As Associate Director, I work closely with a team of professional staff members to provide a sense of community for our students that  live on-campus. Some of my responsibilities include departmental programming, staff selection and trainings, conduct, and to oversee the residential education program providing residents with a well-rounded co-curricular experience. My years of work in the field of higher education have continued my passion for residential services and the entire out of classroom experience that the residence halls have to offer our students. ... View Profile
Theresa Giard

Theresa Marie Giard

Assistant Director
Residential Services
Office: East Hall
Pronouns: She/Her/Hers I’m excited to support our students through educational programming. I am responsible for configuring the housing portal and supervising the ID Office on campus! I completed my master’s degree at Central Connecticut State University in Counseling & Student Development in Higher Education. Previously I worked as a Community Director in our office and I have experience in campus programming and operations. I enjoy sewing, interior design, historical dramas, and a good meme. View Profile
Mitchell Dumke

Mitchell Dumke

Residential Operations Coordinator
Residential Services
Office: East Hall
Pronouns: He/Him/His As the Residential Operations Coordinator, I work closely with our campus partners in Facilities and help oversee our front desk operations. I completed my Master of Business Administration with a concentration in Social Change & Sustainability at Clark University here in Worcester, where I also worked in Campus Life. I enjoy playing strategy games, RPGs, and going on road trips with my friends. View Profile
Zellie Hackett

Zellie Lorraine Hackett

Community Director
Residential Services
Office: East Hall
Pronouns: She/Her/Hers As the Community Director for As the Community Director for East Hall, Founders Hall, Institute Hall, South Village, and the Undergraduate Houses, my role is to work with student staff closely to keep the halls safe, educational, inclusive, and engaging. I want to foster an inclusive environment that feels like home to everyone and empowers residents to achieve their goals outside and inside the classroom. I completed my master’s degree at Virginia Tech, in Higher Education Administration and Student Affairs. ... View Profile
Marlena Oliveri

Marlena Oliveri

Community Director
Residential Services
Pronouns: She/Her/Hers As the Community Director for Ellsworth Apartments, Faraday Hall, Messenger Hall, Riley Hall, and the Stoddard Complex, I collaborate with my Residence Hall Staff team to foster an environment that is inclusive, educational, and safe for all students. I got my master’s degree from Central Connecticut State University in Student Development in Higher Education and am passionate about LGBTQ+ education and advocacy. I also enjoy cooking and musicals! View Profile
David Solomon

David Solomon

Community Director
Residential Services
Pronouns: He/Him/His  As the Community Director for Daniels Hall, Fuller Apartments, Hampton Inn, Morgan Hall, and the WPI Townhouses, I work collaboratively and intentionally with my Resident Advisor team to create a warm and welcoming environment for every WPI student. Having had a very positive and fulfilling 4-year college experience myself, I strive to emulate that for the students I oversee and support. ... View Profile