I have been at Tufts University as the Director of Campus Life since the summer of 2008. As the Director I oversee the entire Campus Life Operation. I advise the TCU Senate, Judiciary and Elections Commission. I have oversight over the entire student organization system, consisting of over 300 active student groups. I assist student organizations with their many event production needs and happy to help any student organization looking for assistance. I also lead the effort for planning and implementing the annual Undergraduate Orientation program, including our amazing Tufts Pre-Orientation programs. I am here to help!
Associate Director of Campus Life - Programming
I have been working at Tufts since January 2017 when I joined the team as Assistant Director. Now, as Associate Director, I oversee social programming for the office, including advising the Tufts University Social Collective (TUSC) and their annual events such as Fall Gala, Spring Fling, and Senior Week. I also support our 300+ student organizations and their events, and directly advise all performance and publication groups. In addition, I assist with social events during Orientation, direct our graduate intern program, and manage communication and marketing strategies for the Office for Campus Life including management of JumboLife. I am happy to help with any programming or student organization advising needs you may have, so feel free to stop on by the OCL to chat!
Assistant Director of Campus Life - Outdoor Education Programs
I joined Tufts in March 2021 as the Assistant Director for Campus Life-Outdoor Education Programs. I am an alum of Tufts and proud Jumbo from the Class of 2015. As the Assistant Director for Outdoor Education programs I serve as the main advisor to the Tufts Mountain Club (TMC) and Tufts Wilderness Orientation (TWO). My job is responsible for all aspects of both major student organizations that serve over 1000 students every year. I also serve as the University administrative contact for the Loj property in Woodstock NH.
Assistant Director for Campus Life - Operations
I have been working at Tufts since September of 2019. I am responsible for the daily operation and management of the Mayer Campus Center and Information Booth operations. I serve as the main supervisor for all Campus Life student employees. I oversee processes regarding selection, training and development of approximately 50 student employees each year. I mange the TuftsTickets system and work regularly with student organizations and departments on their event ticket needs. I serve as the Chair of the weekly Event Registration Meetings and support all student organizations regarding their event planning needs. I serve as the Campus Life administrative contact to LCS, the Leonard Carmichael Society and the Rez Cafe. I also serve as a contact to all cultural student organizations and assist when needed with their event planning. I manage the City Wide event program and work with student organizations on adhering to all guidelines for a successful City Wide event. I supervise the Campus Life Operations Graduate Assistant and support that position in their work of managing all aspects of our Event Staff program. Finally, I serve as the administrative advisor for the FOCUS Pre-Orientation program. Stop by and say hi!
The Operations Coordinator in in charge of the Central Operations of the Campus Life Office and serve as the first friendly welcome into the office. The job includes supporting all Campus Life administrative staff as well as supporting the Campus Life student employees, including direct supervision of the Office Assistants. A large part of the job is coordinating the student organization Event Registration process. The OC is in regular communication with Student Organization representatives about their event planning needs and assists in coordinating the weekly Event Registration meetings and serve as the student organization contact for reservation and event planning questions. The OC also manages the Vendor/Tabling program that occurs in the Campus Center lobby. You can find the OC at the front of the Campus Life office.
Operations Graduate Intern
The Office for Campus Life welcomes Abby DeMarkey as the 2020-2021 Graduate Intern for Operations. Abby will assist OCL staff with many operational aspects of the office as well as event management. Abby is excited to begin her time at Tufts and in OCL in late August 2020.
Programming Graduate Intern
Currently the Programming Graduate Intern Position for 2020-2021 is TBA.
Campus Life Financial Office - Business Manager
I have been at Tufts University since October 2004. As the Business Manager of Campus Life Financial Office, I establish the policy and procedures for all the student organizations on campus including the Graduate Student Council. I manage the financial aspects and budget for the student organizations and responsible for developing, tracking, and reporting on financial matters for all groups. I also advise and train our students on University policies and proper procedures related to the financial services regulations. I am happy to help with any financial related questions you may have. My office is upstairs in room 214, please feel free to stop by any time.
Campus Life Financial Office - Budget and Fiscal Administrator
I have been working in the Campus Life Financial Office since October 2015. I work very close with student leaders for all the student organizations on campus. I train and educate them on University policies, procedures, and day to day operations. Assist the students to resolve their financial issues with all relevant parties both internal and external. Handle the reimbursements and cash flow for over 300 groups. I am also responsible for maintaining the financial records and performing monthly reconciliation. I am happy to help in any way I can.