Meet the Staff

Student Involvement Staff Bios

 

tim mooreTim Moore

Job title: Director, Student Involvement and Student Activities Center
Primary tasks: Leadership and administration of the office of Student Involvement
Degrees:
University of Richmond Bachelor of Arts; Western Illinois University Master of Science
Background: Tim has worked at Southwest Minnesota State University, Idaho State University, the University of Nebraska, Dartmouth College and Southern Methodist University.
Intellectual interests: customer experiences, organizational development, event management and administration, change management, risk management and legal issues in campus activities.

 

Lee annLee Ann Riffle

Job title: Administrative Assistant – Student Involvement
Primary tasks: To help the offices Student Involvement with their daily functions and to assist students with what they may need in their daily routines.
Undergraduate degree: Bellarmine University, Associates in Psychology
Background:
I have worked in the administrative field for the past 20 years in the private sector before coming to the University of Louisville in 2009. I began my career at UofL working as the Administrative Assistant in the Disability Resource Center
Other interests: I enjoy watching football and basketball, Jazzercising, reading, and my grandson.

 

Student Activities Board

 

Stuart L. Neff

Job title: Coordinator for Special Projects –Student Activities Board
Primary tasks: Advise and serve as a resource to the Student Activities Board in the production and promotion of student events; provide assistance for the Board’s organizational functions; direct training and development programs for the Board; assist the department in advising all student groups in the safe and legal presentation of student events
Home town:
Louisville, Kentucky
Undergraduate degree: University of Louisville; Bachelor of Arts in English & History: May 1981
Graduate degree: University of Louisville; Master of Arts in English: May 2004
Background: 14 years as Student Activities professional staff; 6 years undergraduate involvement in student activities; former nightclub manager and independent event promoter; former English teacher; former student political activist; former bartender
Other interests: spending time with my family; reading; watching old movies; hiking; writing unfinished novels

George J. Howe

 

Job title: Director of Red Barn Special Programs
Primary tasks: provide services and program space, provide financial support to student groups for programs and raise funds to provide student scholarships and financial support to student groups through six endowed programs
Home town: Grove City, PA
Undergraduate degree: Muskingum College, New Concord, OH; Bachelor’s degree in History
Graduate degree: Master’s degree in secondary education from West Virginia University
Background: Forty-seven in the field of Student Activities – four at WVU and the past 43 at U of L.
Other interests: Love spending time with family, including my wife Karen Howe, daughter Heidi and grandson Drew; daughter Amy, son-in-law Alex and granddaughters Haley and Alba. Enjoy hanging out in George’s General Store in our basement where we play 45 rpm records. I’m an active member of Highland United Methodist Church.

SaraSara Clifton

Job title: Graduate Assistant –Student Activities Board
Primary tasks: Advise and assist with planning and implementation for the Outreach, Spirit and Traditions, and Engaging Issues Committees of the Student Activities Board.
Home town: New Albany, IN
Undergraduate degree: Western Kentucky University; Bachelor of Science in Sport Management and Communication; Leadership Certificate
Graduate degree: University of Louisville; Master of Education in College Student Personnel, expected completion: May 2015
Background: After interning with the Nashville Sports Council and graduation I decided to move back to my hometown where I participated in the Americorps program through the Red Cross only to become more confident in pursuing a career in Student Affairs.
Other interests: Traveling, Outdoor activities, playing cards, college sports.

CharlesCharles Delp

Job title: Graduate Assistant for the Student Activities Board (SAB)
Primary tasks: I advise three of the six committees that make up SAB: Campus Life, Diversity, and Film.
Home town: Danville, KY
Undergraduate degree: Asbury University; Bachelor of Arts in English Education (grades 8-12)
Graduate degree: University of Louisville; Master of Education in College Student Personnel, expected completion: May 2015
Background: During my undergrad, I worked primarily with New Student Orientation and First-Year Experience Programs.
Other interests: Writing, running, golfing, cooking (and eating in general).

 

Student Leadership

 

pamPam Nessle Curtis

Job title: Director for Student Leadership and Service and Associate Director for Student Involvement
Primary tasks: all leadership and service programming, including alternative service breaks, Elect Her and Leadership Quest
Home town: Camden, NY
Undergraduate degree: SUNY Cortland, Bachelors of Science in Recreation 1981
Graduate degree: University of Florida; Master of Education in College Student Personnel, 1986
Background: Worked at Disney World for three years before attending graduate school and then began working at UofL in 1986 as a resident director for Miller Hall and stayed in Housing and Residence Life until 2007
Other interests: Reading, NFL football and college basketball, random acts of kindness, really bad and really good TV and my two sons who are both UofL students.

kathyKathy Meyer

Job title: Coordinator –Student Leadership
Primary tasks: Coordinate leadership and service opportunities for students; serve as advisor to the Engage, Lead, Serve Board, Freshmen LEAD, and Task Force Freshmen programs.
Home town: Louisville, KY
Undergraduate degree: University of Louisville; Bachelor of Arts in Communication
Graduate degree: University of Louisville; Master of Education in College Student Personnel
Background: Over eight years of experience working in student leadership and new student orientation programs; other areas of interest in Student Affairs include academic advising and campus activities
Other interests: Spending time with family, Cardinal sports, leisure reading, arts and crafts, and relaxing in the great outdoors.

heidiHeidi Elmer

Job title: Department Assistant – Leadership and Service
Primary tasks: Coordinate service opportunities, leadership opportunities, and recognition events for students Home town: South Hadley, Massachusetts
Undergraduate degree: Mount Holyoke College; Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Graduate degree: University of Louisville; Master of Education in College Student Personnel, expected completion: Dec 2014
Background: Former dance instructor/nanny turned student affairs professional; I worked for two years at a community college with dual enrollment students before coming to UofL
Other interests: I love being at the beach, spending time outdoors, and playing with animals.

 

JuliaJulia Fleischer

Job title: Graduate Assistant – Leadership
Primary tasks: Help advise Freshmen LEAD and Task Force Freshmen; provide and assist with the development of leadership programs for students
Hometown: Louisville, KY
Undergraduate degree: Northern Kentucky University; Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership
Graduate degree: University of Louisville; Master of Education in College Student Personnel, expected completion: May 2015
Background: As an undergrad I was a part of Housing, Orientation Programs, Leadership programming, and Greek Life. After undergrad I began applying for graduate schools and I am so excited to be at UofL!
Other interests: Music festivals/concerts, camping, boating, college sports.

 

Student Organizations

 

JulieJulie Onnembo

Job title: Assistant Director of Student Involvement
Primary tasks: Liaison between student orgs, advisers and university departments; advocate for student orgs, off-campus students and non-traditional students. Manage student recognition programs, including student awards and Homecoming court.
Home town: Kearny, New Jersey
Undergraduate degree: Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, BA in Literature & Language
Graduate degree: University of Louisville, Master of Education in College Student Personnel
Background: A New Jersey native, worked at Stockton College from 1987-1992. Moved to Kentucky in 1992 and began working at UofL in Student Involvement as a Graduate Assistant - now Assistant Director.
Other interests: The Jersey Shore (not the TV show!), Sigma Sigma Sigma Sorority, reading, music, college sports, concerts and musicals, and most of all - spending time with my son Trevor!

VictoriaVictoria Spencer

Job title: Graduate Assistant, Recognized Student Organizations
Primary tasks: Help advise the 350+ Recognized Student Organizations on campus; plan and facilitate training opportunities for RSOs; oversee OrgSync, the online student group community
Home town: Carrollton, KY
Undergraduate degree: University of Louisville, BA in Humanities (Concentration in Philosophy and Religious Studies), Minor in Religious Studies
Graduate degree: University of Louisville; Master of Education in College Student Personnel, expected completion: May 2014
Background: Small town native; high school over-achiever; former front desk assistant/building manager/clerical assistant/Jill-of-all-trades for Student Activities
Other interests: Reading, cooking, painting/drawing, crochet, comic books, video games, philosophy.

 

Fraternity & Sorority Life

 

Brooke Kingsley Isbell

Job title: Assistant Director for Fraternity and Sorority Life
Primary tasks: Oversees the programs and administration of advising campus fraternities and sororities.
Home town: Southern Indiana
Undergraduate degree: Purdue University; Bachelor of Science
Graduate degree: North Carolina State University; Master of Education in Higher Education Administration
Background: Initiated member of Phi Mu Fraternity. I volunteer with Pi Kappa Phi with Pi Kappa Phi traveling to their chapter doing alcohol skills training and event management/social host liability training.
Other interests: Cooking, eating out, traveling, spending time with my husband Zach and my Labradoodle Beau!

 

JeffreyJeffrey Cross

Job title: Program Coordinator for National Pan-Hellenic Council and Student Involvement
Primary tasks: Advise the NPHC executive council, spearhead leadership programming initiatives, and offer support to other activities in programs within Student Involvement and Fraternity & Sorority Life.
Home town: Sanford, North Carolina
Undergraduate degree: North Carolina State; Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering
Graduate degree: Appalachian State University; Master of Education in College Student Development
Background: Joined Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. as an undergraduate, and served as president of the NPHC council at NC State. In graduate school, was a graduate assistant for the Multicultural Center, and co-advised the NPHC council at Appalachian State.
Other interests: Running, Game of Thrones and trying new types of cuisine.

MorganMorgan Brickley

Job title: Graduate Assistant –Fraternity and Sorority Life
Primary tasks: Help advise the 30 fraternities and sororities on campus; provide leadership programs for students; help oversee other events and boards in Fraternity and Sorority Life
Home town: Dayton, Ohio
Undergraduate degree: University of Wisconsin–Madison; Bachelor of Arts in Journalism
Graduate degree: University of Louisville; Master of Education in College Student Personnel, expected completion: May 2014
Background: Former online marketing professional turned student affairs professional; spent six years living and working in Chicago before moving to Kentucky to pursue graduate school
Other interests:
Outdoor activities, cooking, college sports, Pinterest, biking, my corgi Brody!

 

Facilities

 

KennyKenny "Q" Quisenberry

Job title: Coordinator of Operations - Student Involvement
Primary tasks: Evening operations of the Student Activities Center.
Home town: Louisville, Kentucky
Undergraduate degree: University of Louisville, Bachelor of Science in Physical Education
Graduate degree: University of Louisville, Master of Education in Sports Administration
Background: Graduate of the University of Louisville. Served as Basketball Manager, and as a member of the Student Orientation Staff. Former employee of UofL Athletics.
Other interests: UofL Sports, trivia, movies.

 

TeresaTeresa Smith

Job title: Reservations and Conference Services Coordinator
Primary tasks: Manage event reservation system and conference services for the Student Activities Center and Red Barn and associated facilities for all University student groups, departments and outside organizations.
Home town: Lincoln, Illinois
Undergraduate degree: University of Kentucky, Graduated Cum Laude with a BA degree in Secondary Math Education.
Background: Spent five years in the Lexington and Louisville public school systems teaching secondary math while coaching tennis, track, cheer and math teams. Worked in Administrative, Accounting and Customer Service Positions before coming to U of L in August 2008.
Other interests: Photography, Sports.