Office of Student Engagement Staff

Staff

Tara E. Benson

Tara E. Benson

Associate Director PSU-Director Student Engagement

Provides leadership and management of the activities, services, and operations of the Office of Student Engagement. Additionally, Tara oversees transfer students specific communications and programming.

Laura N. Backer

Laura N. Backer

Associate Director, Student Engagement

Oversees leadership programming including Emerging Leaders, Centennial Leaders and Distinction in Public Affairs and also provides leadership and advisement to Fraternity and Sorority Life.

Kate M. Roessler

Kate M. Roessler

Assistant Director, Student Engagement, FSL

Works with individual social fraternity and sororities, advises three governing councils (IFC, PHA, NPHC) and serves as a liaison, supervisor, risk manager, and programmer.

Carlye J. Genisio

Works with individual social fraternity and sororities, advises three governing councils (IFC, PHA, NPHC) and serves as a liaison, supervisor, risk manager, and programmer.

Victoria Culver Rice

Victoria Culver Rice

Assistant Director, Student Engagement, Programs

Advises Student Activities Council (SAC), Traditions Council, Homecoming, and plans other major campus events.

Diane Kingham

Manages front office procedures and student employees, and assists staff with projects.

Kim Dixon

Oversees financial transactions and monitors budgets for all departments in the OSE including SOFAC, SAC, and the Diversity Fund.

Graduate assistants

Neil A. Bourgeois

Advises Traditions Council and student Homecoming Committee.

MacKenzie Eibert

Assists with the advisement of Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Association, National Pan-Hellenic Council and Greek Week.

Tylar E. Grant

Advises After Hour and other weekly programming through SAC.

Logan T. Harrod

Co-Curricular Involvement

Madeline K. Hill

Provides support to leadership development programming.

Crystal K. Tracy

Assists with the advisement of Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Association, National Pan-Hellenic Council and Greek Week.