Residence Life and
Housing Services

West Chester University

202 Lawrence Center
West Chester, PA 19383


Central Office Staff

Mr. Peter C. Galloway Interim Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs BIO
Mrs. Marion McKinney Director of Residence Life BIO
Mrs. Susan Visoskas Interim Director of Housing and Dining Administration BIO
Mr. Kent Guerin Coordinator of Technology Services BIO

Central Office Support Staff

Mrs. Stephanie Paulachok BIO
Mrs. Claire Masi BIO

Residence Hall and Apartment Staff

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Hall Name Title Name Hall Phone Number
Allegheny Hall Resident Director Mr. Justin Brown 610.430.4040
Allegheny Hall Graduate Assistant Ms. Maegan Cruz 610.430.4040
Brandywine Hall Resident Director Ms. Emily Bolick 610.430.4030
Brandywine Hall Graduate Assistant Mr. Greg Masso 610.430.4030
Commonwealth Hall Resident Director Ms. Chloe Webb 610.430.4020
Commonwealth Hall Graduate Assistant Mr. Eric Frans 610.430.4020
Goshen Hall Resident Director Ms. Takeyda Williams 610.436.2206
Goshen Hall Graduate Assistant Ms. Sasha Aronzon 610.436.2206
Killinger Hall Graduate Hall Director Ms. Jahmai Fisher 610.436.2422
Killinger Hall Graduate Assistant Mr. Patrick Pike 610.436.2422
Schmidt Hall Resident Director Ms. Leah Paulson 610.436.2291
Schmidt Hall Graduate Assistant Mr. Terell Bennett 610.436.2291
Tyson Hall Resident Director Mr. Lance Collier 610.436.2412
Tyson Hall Graduate Assistant Ms. Susan Perls 610.436.2412
University Hall Graduate Hall Director Mr. Terrece Draper 610.692.7391
College Arms Apts. Graduate Hall Director Mr. Patrick Pike 610.436.3307
South Campus
Apartment Complex
Resident Director Ms. Alyssa Trytek 610.436.2777
South Campus
Apartment Complex
Graduate Assistant Ms. Daria Williams 610.436.2777
The Village at WCU Resident Director Ms. Michelle Stark 610.436.2368
East Village at WCU Graduate Assistant Mr. Tyler Goldstein 610.436.2368

Central Staff Bios

Mr. Peter C. Galloway,
Interim Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs

Peter is currently the Interim Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs, where he oversees the offices of Residence Life & Housing Services, New Student Programs/Orientation, Campus Recreation, Fraternity & Sorority Life, Student Leadership & Involvement, and Dining Services.  From 2008 to 2016, he was the Assistant Dean for Student Involvement..

Since starting at WCU in 1988, he has also been the Assistant Director of Housing and Associate Director of Housing Operations and the Director of Housing Services, where he was responsible for all operational aspects of University owned housing.

Prior to working at WCU, Peter was an Area Coordinator and Business Manager in the Office of Housing and Residential Life at George Mason University in Fairfax, VA, and a Graduate Hall Director at SUNY Potsdam in Potsdam, NY. He received a BA from SUNY Potsdam and an MBA from Clarkson University, both in Potsdam, NY. When not involved in activities on campus, he enjoys music and reading, and is active in his local church.

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Mrs. Marion McKinney,
Director of Residence Life

In her role as the Director of Residence Life, Marion oversees all aspects, supervision, training and development, staff selection, and all developmental programming that takes place within our traditional residence halls on North Campus, our South Campus apartment complex, as well as our affiliated housing. Marion is currently the Faculty/Staff Advisor for Miss West Chester University. Marion is also a nationally certified Rape Aggression Defense Systems Instructor. Marion has a passion for serving students and having a profound impact on their lives everyday.

Prior to working at WCU, Marion was a property manager at the University of New Hampshire, she also served as a Resident Director at Old Dominion University as well as the University of Massachusetts - Amherst. She received her BS in Criminal Justice and her MS in Higher Education Counseling from West Chester University. When not involved in activities on campus, she enjoys gardening, cooking and spending time with her husband and daughter and son as well at entertaining close friends at her home.

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Mrs. Susan Visoskas,
Interim Director of Housing and Dining Administration

Sue is the Interim Director of Housing and Dining Administration, overseeing all aspects of students' housing assignments, occupancy management and various aspects of the Dining program. Sue has worked at WCU since June 2006. Sue enjoys the challenges of implementing new technology while keeping processes people-friendly.

Prior to working at WCU, Sue was the Supervisor of the Learning Resource Centers at the Chester County Campuses of Delaware County Community College. She also served as a member of the Residence Life staff at the University of Delaware for 14 years, as both a student and professional staff member. Sue received her BA and Master of Public Administration degrees from the University of Delaware. When not involved in activities on campus, she enjoys reading, travel, cooking, Phillies baseball, and singing with the Chester County Choral Society.

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Mr. Kent Guerin,
Coordinator of Technology Services

Kent has served as Coordinator of Technology Services since 2000. His main responsibility is as support for networking services, desktop applications and web development for Residence Life and Housing Services and the resident communities. He also handles any issues between WCU's telecommunications department / Comcast cable services, and the resident student body. He enjoys having the ability to help make the student experience a positive one.

After attending the University of Maryland and Widener University, Kent spent the next 10 years of his life on the road as a live event Production Manager for both Corporate and Entertainment clients. After settling down and getting married, he was a Video Production/Satellite Transmission Engineer for Suburban Cable's advertising services before coming to West Chester U.

Kent now lives in Malvern with his 19 year-old daughter, Samantha. His interests are classic jazz and old movies, and he is also a rabid Eagles fan.

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Mrs. Stephanie Paulachok,
Secretary, Residence Life and Housing Services

Stephanie Paulachok has been employed by West Chester University and Residence Life and Housing Services since June, 2003. She earned a B.S. in Business Education from Shippensburg University and taught high school students before having children. Once her children were in school, Stephanie worked part-time for 11 years at the Boy Scouts of America before taking the full-time position with Residence Life. She really enjoys meeting the WCU students and helping them and their parents adjust to college life away from home.

Stephanie is married and has a son who recently graduated from the University of Delaware and a married daughter who graduated from WCU in May 2004. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends and interior decorating.

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Mrs. Claire Masi,
Secretary, Residence Life and Housing Services

Claire Masi has been employed by West Chester and Residence Life and Housing Services since January, 2007. Before coming to West Chester, she spent thirteen years working in retailing, and thoroughly enjoys the change of pace and the friendly, welcoming atmosphere she has found here at WCU. Claire enjoys working with students and helping them adjust to life on campus.

Claire is married and has two daughters. Some of her favorite things are gardening, baking, traveling, and last but not least, chocolate.

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