|Derek Jackson, Ph.D||Associate Vice President for Student Life|
Director of Housing and Dining Services
Derek is the director of housing and dining services at K-State. He oversees all aspects of the department, including operation of the residence halls, dining centers, facilities maintenance division and more.
Derek began his housing career as a hall director while completing his undergraduate and graduate degrees. He then served as area coordinator at the University of Georgia from 1993 to 1997. Derek came to K-State in 1997 after accepting the position of Assistant Director for Residence Life, which he held until 2005 when he was promoted to Associate Director for Administrative Services and Residence Life. In 2011, he assumed the role of director. Derek is now associate director of residence life as well, and oversees the Center for Childhood Development, Counseling Services, the K-State Student Union, Lafene Health Center and Recreational Services.
B.S. Social Sciences, Emporia State University, 1989
|Michael Crow||Director of Housing and Dining Servicesfirstname.lastname@example.org||785-532-6453|
Michael transferred to our department from the K-State Office of the Registrar in 2012. He is responsible for strategic leadership in financial planning and analysis, as well as fiscal resource management. Michael supervises the department's business operations, administrative services and information technology units, and manages the department’s budget.
As the associate registrar for student information systems at K-State since 2002, Michael directed the testing, training and implementation of the KSIS system. His background includes years of experience in financial services management and accounting at area businesses and state agencies.
B.S. Business Administration-Marketing, 1985
|Kathy Van Steenis||Assistant Director for Contracts and Occupancy Managementemail@example.com||785-532-6453|
Kathy joined our department as Jardine Apartments Area Coordinator in 2006 after serving as residence hall director at two other Midwestern institutions – the University of Central Missouri and Nebraska-based Midland Lutheran College.
In her current position of Public Service Administrator I, Kathy coordinates all activities pertaining to the Housing and Dining Services student accounts and contracts. She oversees the areas of student billing, KSIS charges, account holds, meal plan access and refunds.
|Michael Crow||Director of Housing and Dining Servicesfirstname.lastname@example.org||785-532-6453|
|Nancy Hillan||Public Service Administrator Iemail@example.com||785-532-0320|
|Derek Jackson||Associate Vice President for Student Life / Director of Housing and Dining Servicesfirstname.lastname@example.org||785-532-0323|
|Kathy Van Steenis||Assistant Director for Contracts and Occupancy Managementemail@example.com||785-532-6453|