WWU Names New Director of Residential Life
|7/14/2005||Mary Ann Beahon|
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||(573) 592-1127|
As part of the Community Life division, Rumple-Comerford is now responsible for the campus living environment of 14 residence halls, including supervision and training, crisis management and follow-up, programming and community building.
Rumple-Comerford, a Fulton resident, earned her bachelor of science degree in human development and family studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She completed her master of science degree in student personnel administration at the University of Tennessee-Knoxville.
In addition to working at KU, her professional experience includes residential area coordinator at the University of Missouri-Columbia, 2001-2003; assistant director for staff and student development at Loyola University in Chicago, 2000; residence hall director, Ball State University, 1997-2000, and assistant residence hall director, University of Tennessee-Knoxville, 1995-1997.
Rumple-Comerford is a member of the American College Personnel Association’s Commission for Housing and Residential Life and is coordinator of new member services.
She is also a member of the Upper Midwest Region of the Association of College and University Housing Officers and its professional development and media and technology committees. She is a past secretary and past conference co-chair for the Missouri College Personnel Association.
Her awards include the 2004 Mabel Strong Outstanding Advisor Award from the Mid-West Affiliate of College and University Residence Halls.