Residential Life & Explorations

Meet Our Team

The Office of Residential Life & Explorations is led by a dynamic and vibrant team of professional, graduate, and student staff members. The truth is we love Rollins and we loved our years at college, and we want you to have an incredible experience like we did!

Professional Staff

Leon Hayner, M.Ed., M.B.A.

Leon Hayner, M.Ed., M.B.A.

Associate Dean of Students

Joined Rollins: 2007

B.A., Communication, University of Northern Colorado
M.Ed., Higher Education Administration, Texas Tech University
M.B.A., Rollins College, 2011

Juan Escobar, M.A.

Juan Escobar, M.A.

Associate Director

Joined Rollins: 2012-2014 (as Graduate Hall Director), 2017 (as staff)

B.S., Public Administration, University of Central Florida, 2012
M.A., Educational Leadership, Higher Education/Student Personnel Services, University of Central Florida, 2014

Luisa De Guzman, M.A.

Luisa De Guzman, M.A.

Assistant Director

Joined Rollins: 2007 (as student), 2012 (as AmeriCorps VISTA & Public Ally), 2014 (as Graduate Hall Director), 2018 (as staff)

B.A., English Language and Literature, Rollins College, 2011
M.A., Educational Leadership, Higher Education/Student Personnel Services, University of Central Florida, 2016

Aspen Fox, M.H.R.

Aspen Fox, M.H.R.

Assistant Director

T. 407.646.2354

Joined Rollins: 2007 (as student), 2011 (as staff)

B.A., Critical Media and Cultural Studies, Rollins College, 2011
MHR., Human Resources, Rollins College, 2013

Amanda Wolters

Amanda Wolters

Administrative and Operations Assistant


Joined Rollins: 2015

Graduate Staff

Ashley Reed

Residential Life & Explorations Graduate Assistant

Alex Lucchi

Hall Director, McKean Hall

Ashley Walker

Hall Director, Sutton Apartments

Nikita Patel

Hall Director, Ward Hall

Undergraduate Staff

Erin McFee

Assistant Hall Director, Rex Beach & Holt Halls

Alexis Collins

Assistant Hall Director, Elizabeth Hall

Natalie Hayes

Assistant Hall Director, Strong Hall

Jeanne Amend

RLE Student Coordinator

Hallie Brody

RLE Student Coordinator

Silvi Luengo

RLE Student Coordinator

Taylor Riccard

RLE Student Coordinator

Ashley Sabol

LLC Student Coordinator

Joy Harlynking

Special Projects Students Coordinator

Office of Residential Life & Explorations
Rollins College - McKean Hall
1000 Holt Ave. – Mailbox 2737
Winter Park, FL 32789
T. 407.646.2649