2018-19 Resident Assistants


Kolstoe Hall

Daniel Machado

Daniel Machado is a junior from Baldwin Park, CA, majoring in Social Science and History Education. He enjoys working out, video games, hiking, and sports. He is a part of the History Club, Spanish Club, Student Senate, and is a tutor in the learning center. His favorite quote is "It's not over when you lose, it's over when you quit."

Joelle Aiello

Joelle Aiello is a sophomore from Napa, CA majoring in Health Science. She is a part of the VCSU Softball team. Her favorite quote is "The best preparation for tomorrow, is doing your best today." ~H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Katie Clark

Katie Clark is a sophomore from Valley City, ND, majoring in Elementary Education. She enjoys playing tennis, watching Netflix, painting, reading, and driving her mini van. She is involved with VCAB, Viking AMbassadors, SO College, and New Student Orientation. Her favorite quote is "Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and thos who matter don't mind" ~Dr. Seuss

Yariel Rivera-Mujica

Yariel is a sophomore from San Juan, Puerto Rico, majoring in Exercise Science. He enjoys weight lifting, playing drums, and running. He is a part of NSLS and Chi Alpha. His favorite quote is "Success isn't about how much money you make, it's about the difference you make in people's lives." ~Michelle Obama


Robertson/Mythaler

Tate Enget

Tate Enget is sophomore from Powers Lake, ND, majoring in Physical Education. He is interested in listening to music, part of FCA and Vikings for Christ, and is a part of VCSU's football team. His favorite song lyric is "You singing too, but your grandma ain't my grandma." ~Chance The Rapper

Aiden Brook

Aiden Brook is a senior from Oakbank, MB (Canada), majoring in Exercise Science. He is part of the baseball team and enjoys playing chutes and ladders. His favorite quote is "Do the right thing even when no one is watching."

Elias Nelson

Elias Nelson is a sophomore from Hillsboro, ND, majoring in Elementary Education. His interests include baseball, movies, music, the lake, and ukulele. He is also a part of the VCSU Track and Cross Country team. His favorite song lyric is "Oh lord, it's hard to be humble when you're perfect in every way."  ~Mac Davis

Denzel Kennedy

Denzel Kennedy is a junior from Cairns, Australia, majoring in sports management. He plays for the VCSU Vikings on the Men's Basketball team, enjoys playing video games and watching movies. His favorite song lyric is "I don't make songs for free, I make them for freedom. Don't believe in kings, believe in kingdoms." ~Chance The Rapper


Snoeyenbos Hall

Miles Libak

Miles Libak is a senior from Seattle, WA, majoring in History. His interests include vegan cuisine, cycling, hiking, and reading. He is involved in the History Club and Phi Alpha Theta. His favorite quote is "Out, out, brief candle! Life is but a passing shadow..." ~Macbeth, William Shakespeare

Autumn Johnson
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Autumn Johnson is a senior from Hazen, ND majoring in History & Political Science. She is involved with Student Senate, Viking Ambassadors, and is a member of the VCSU Volleyball team. Autumn enjoys volleyball, solving puzzles, and playing piano. Her favorite song lyric is "Ain't it dark? Wrapped up in that tarp, Earl?" ~Dixie Chicks

Aryanna Harris

Aryanna Harris is a sophomore from Hawley, MN, majoring in Art Education. She is interested in drawing, painting, photography, paddle boarding, hiking, and kayaking. She is involved in Art Club, NSLS, and Alpha Lambda Delta. Her favorite quote is "What is done in love is done well." ~Vincent Van Gogh

Orin Rambow
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Orin Rambow is a senior from The Pas, Manitoba, majoring in Math Education. Orin is a member of the VCSU Track and Field and Cross Country teams. Orin enjoys hockey and watching TV. His favorite quote is "Treat the Janitor the same as you would the CEO."


McCoy Hall

Katelyn Nehlich

Katelyn Nehlich is a senior from Valley City, ND, majoring in Business Administration. She enjoys kayaking, going to the lake, Netflix, and reading. She is involved with VCAB on campus as well.

Olivia Borchers

Olivia Borchers is a sophomore from Mandan, ND, majoring in Elementary Education. She enjoys anything that involves arts and crafts. Olivia is involved in NSLS, New Student Orientation, and is a Viking Ambassador. Her favorite quote is "We are all a little weird and life is a little weird, and when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours we join up with them and fall in mutual weirdness and call it love!" ~Dr. Suess

Holly Zirnhelt

Holly Zirnhelt is a junior from Forman, ND, majoring in Math Education. She enjoys water sports and various other sport activities. She is a part of VCAB and Student Senate. Her favorite quote is "In the end we only regret the chances we didn't take." ~Lewis Carroll

Edynn Glatt

Edynn is a sophomore from Bismarck, ND, majoring in Elementary Education. She likes watching Netflix and spending time with family and friends. She is a part of New Student Orientation Crew, NSLS, Viking Ambassadors, and Alpha Lambda Delta. Her favorite quote is "Choose kind."


Office Information

Office Location
McFarland 209

Office Hours
Academic Year: 7:45 am-4:30 pm
Summer Session: 7:30 am-4:00 pm

Mailing Address
VCSU Residence Life Office
101 College St
Valley City, ND 58072

Fax Number
701-845-7123
Vice President for Student Affairs
Pete Smithhisler
701-845-7300

Director of Residence Life
Stephanie Roelfsema
701-845-7728


Kolstoe/Mythaler/Robertson Hall Director
Focus Area - Community Development

Josh Mower: joshua.mower@vcsu.edu

Snoeyenbos Hall Director
Focus Area - Multiculturalism, Diversity & Inclusion

Joey Marini: joseph.marini@vcsu.edu

McCoy/Student Apartment Hall Director
Focus Area - Student Leadership and Engagement
KaSaundra Peterson: kasaundra.d.peterson@vcsu.edu