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If you are a current student and your question is about community, roommate concerns, campus resources/student support, room changes, facility issues, etc., please contact your Resident Assistant (RA) or your Area/Residence Hall Coordinator.

Office Professionals


Emily Bollinger 

Director of Resience Life

The assistant director for Staff and Residence Education provides leadership and vision for the development and implementation of residential education initiatives, support for our growing on-campus community, and the facilitation of an engaging student learning experience within the residence halls at Colorado Mesa University. The assistant director directly supervises six full-time, live-in professionals and provides leadership for more than 200 undergraduate student leaders in Residence Life.

Megan Bricker 

Assistant Director

Responsible for the daily administration of student room applications, assignments, occupancy, and billing for Residence Life.


Residence Life Office Contact Information

Mailing Address

Colorado Mesa University
Residence Life
1100 North Avenue
Grand Junction, CO 81501

Phone: 970.248.1536


Live-In Professional Staff

Area Coordinators and Residence Hall Coordinators are responsible for the day-to-day leadership and supervision of the student learning experience within the residence halls. As live-in professionals, the Area and Residence Hall Coordinators connect with students regarding academic, community, roommate relationship, and student conduct concerns  — as well as many other issues. These professionals have offices located in within their respective residence halls.

Area and Residence Hall Coordinators directly supervise 9-17 Resident Assistant student leaders and 10-25 Desk Attendant staff, as well as provide leadership for Residence Hall Councils within their respective areas.

Ryan Slone

Area Coordinator
Tolman and Pinon Halls

Piñon Office: 970.248.2069
Tolman Office: 970.248.1063

Jacob McDaniel

Area Coordinator
Rait and Monument Halls and Walnut Ridge Apartments

Monument Office: 970.248.2161
Rait Office: 970.248.2152

Hector Salas

Residence Hall Coordinator
Bunting Hall

Bunting Office: 970.248.2193

Karina Brandon

Area Coordinator
Grand Mesa and Wingate Halls

Grand Mesa Office: 970.248.2171
Wingate Office: 970.248.2166

Erin Reichle

Area Coordinator
Garfield and Aspen Halls

Garfield Office: 970.248.2131
Aspen Office: 970.248.2199

Linda Torres

Residence Hall Coordinator
Lucero Hall and Aspen Apartments

Lucero Office: 970.248.2181
Orchard Office: 970.248.2197

Residence Life On-Call Numbers

Residence Life staff are on call Monday-Thursday from 5pm to 8am and over the weekend from 5pm on Friday until 8am on Monday morning. During normal business hours, please call the office.

Aspen Apartments 


Monument Hall 


Rait Hall 


Tolman and Piñon Halls


Orchard Avenue Apartments


Wingate Hall


Garfield Hall


Grand Mesa Hall


Bunting Hall


Lucero Hall/Apartments


Walnut Ridge Apartments