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Box 228

Galesburg, IL 61401

309-341-7527

Fax: 309-341-7571

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Campbell Hall, Elder Hall, Furrow West Hall

First-year Students

Garrett Trimble

Garrett Trimble

Campbell/Elder 2 & Basement

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Garrett Trimble is senior majoring in chemistry and computer science. He is from Bloomington, Illinois and is also involved in ultimate frisbee, RedRoom tutoring, and is the founder of chess club on campus. He decided to be an RA because he wanted to help people join the campus community and be comfortable at Knox. He is looking forward to having fun events with his residents and fielding any of their overzealous frisbee throws, questions about which professors to take, and statements beginning with "is it technically against the rules if....".

gqtrimble@knox.edu

Amira Siddique

Campbell/Elder 3 & Furrow W3

Pronouns: She/Her

Amira Siddique is a sophomore from Moline, IL majoring in biology with a double minor in neuroscience and music performance. She is a member of the Knox College Choir and an Interfaith Peer Educator, and she hopes to get more involved on campus this year. She wanted to be an RA to put her friendly nature to good use and because she loves helping others in any way she can. She can’t wait to see her residents grow throughout the beginning of this new chapter in their life.

alsiddique@knox.edu

Shamecia Pulleman

Shamecia Pullem '23

Campbell/Elder 4 & Furrow W2

Pronouns: She/Her

Hi! My name's Shamecia but most people call me MeMe. I'm a double major in psychology and creative writing, as well as a McNair Scholar. I enjoy playing video games and writing just about anything. I look forward to being your RA this year!

snpullem@knox.edu

Conger Hall, Neal Hall

First-year Students

Nyah Brown

Conger Neal 1

Pronouns: She/Her

Nyah Brown is a TRIO Student Support Services Scholar from Waukegan, IL, and also currently serves on the Union Board's Public Relations Committee creating advertisements for the organization's events. She enthusiastically applied to be a RA because she loves mentoring students and supporting them in any way she can, especially through transitions that can be rough - she looks forward to making new friends and investing in her Knox community!

nkbrown@knox.edu

Ellen Miller Garrett

Conger Neal 2

Pronouns: They/Them

Ellen Miller Garrett is a sophomore studying psychology. They are from Newton, KS. Ellen is involved in The Knox Student, Students for Sustainability, Tea Club, and Alpha Sigma Alpha. They also have a radio show on WVKC and play bass guitar. Ellen is looking forward to being able to create community on campus and to help their residents grow into the people they want to be.

emillergarrett@knox.edu

Carlos Claudio

Conger Neal 3

Pronouns: He/They

Carlos Claudio is a junior majoring in creative writing and planning to minor in music. Hailing from Milwaukee, WI, they participate in many opportunities on campus. Whether it be singing with the Knox College Choir, editing stories for Catch Magazine, or working on the Film Club executive team, he strives to uplift the communities he loves. They became a RA to foster their own community to support and to make others feel at home on campus. He hopes to make his residential space a hearth for residents—a place where they are safe and sound from any harsh winters they may face.

cmclaudio@knox.edu

Post Hall

Post Hall 1-6: first-year students
Post Hall 7-10: sophomore, junior, and senior students

Ashleigh Simmons

Post 1

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Ashleigh Simmons is a junior double majoring in psychology and finance. She is from Houston TX and is a confirmed (h)yo͞omən who has exceptional Vibes and Vibrations. She decided to become a RA because she wanted to help incoming freshman have a safe and successful transition into college. She is looking forward to another year at Knox and getting to know her residents!

aqsimmons@knox.edu

Josie Spence

Post 2

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Josie Spence is a sophomore majoring in political science and is from Matherville, IL. On campus, she plays the trumpet in the Knox Jazz Band, is a part of the pre-law club, and hopes to join the new debate club. Josie decided to become a RA to help students transition into the Knox community. She can't wait to connect with her residents and help them get involved at Knox. Josie is ready for a fun year filled with smiles and good memories!

jlspence@knox.edu

Cianja Bone

Cianja

Post 3

Pronouns: Any Pronouns

Cianja is a junior who is double majoring in philosophy and creative writing. He is from Colorado Springs. They are also involved in Sigma Nu, Cellar Door and Common Ground. She decided to be a RA because she wants to build and foster healthy communities on campus, and create environments that are safe and welcoming for everyone. They are really looking forward to this upcoming year!

ckbone@knox.edu

Mariclare O'Shea

Post 4

Pronouns: She/Her

Mariclare O'Shea is a junior majoring in environmental science. She is from Chicago, Il and is a member of String Arts Squad and Alpha Sigma Alpha. She decided to be an RA because she loves to help people live their best lives. She is looking forward to meeting her residents and making great memories!

muoshea@knox.edu

Sam Lorenz

Post 5

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Sam Lorenz is majoring in data science and minoring in computer science. She is from Coal City, IL and is involved in book club, loves research projects, and loves a great book. Sam decided to be an RA to help others find where they feel most comfortable on campus and be a reliable source of support, information, and fun! She is looking forward to making memories with the RA team, her residents, and others she meets along the way!

smlorenz@knox.edu

Eva Fuller

Post 6

Pronouns: She/Her

Eva Fuller is a junior double majoring in secondary education and English. She's from Oak Park, IL and is currently vice president of Book Club as well as a member of ABLE and Union Board. As a past transfer student herself, she's excited to introduce a new class of students to Knox and help them navigate college life.

emfuller@knox.edu

Elaena Khan

Post 7, 8, 1-6 Basement

Elaena Khan is a sophomore majoring in psychology at Knox College. She is originally from Lahore, Pakistan and is interested in any and all kinds of art. She has a cat that she is planning on bringing to Knox and she is an avid cook. She decided to be a RA because she loves to help people and to see them grow. She is really excited to meet her residents and be a resource for them so that they can all enjoy their college experience together.

etkhan@knox.edu

Shubhanga Satyal

Post 9, 10, 7-10 Basement

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Shubhanga Satyal is a junior, majoring in economics and data science. He is from Kathmandu, Nepal and is involved with the UNICEF club, aaina, as well as the Office of International Student Services. He decided to become a RA to help make it easier, for students to get through the complicated experience that college is. He is looking forward to all the fun he hopes to have with his residents and to work closely with his RA team during the year.

ssatyal@knox.edu

Raub Hall, Sellew Hall

First-year Students

Anastatia Dorval

Anastatia Dorval

Raub/Sellew 1 & Basement

Pronouns: She/Her

Anastatia Dorval is a junior studying computer science and physics. When she is not in the creepy basement of SMAC she puts on events with Union Board and runs food to places in need with Food Recovery Network. Anastatia is looking forward to establishing deep connections with each of her residents and of course all kinds of Campus Life approved shenanigans.

ajdorval@knox.edu

Choudry Abdul Rehman

Choudry Abdul Rehman

Raub/Sellew 2

Pronouns: He/Him

Choudry Abdul Rehman is a senior majoring in computer science and economics. Choudry is an international student from Lahore, Pakistan and is also an International Ambassador and a CS tutor. As an international student he values community building above all and feels we all have so much to learn from each other. He is looking forward to an amazing year with his residents and with his RA team.

cabdulrehman@knox.edu

Teagan Springer

Raub/Sellew 3

Pronouns: She/Her

Teagan Springer is a sophomore from the Chicago Area. She is majoring in anthropology and sociology and minoring in studio art and spanish. In addition to being a first-year RA, she is also the chair of Sustainability on Student Senate and is involved in Students for Sustainability, the Peace Corps Prep Program, and volunteering at the Knox Farm and the Share Shop. She decided to become a RA because she wants to help new students feel at home at Knox and thrive. She is excited to spend time learning about her residents and doing fun activities as a suite!

tespringer@knox.edu

Sherwin Hall, Neifert Hall, Furrow East Hall

First-year Students

Billy Gatesman

Sherwin/Neifert 2

Pronouns: He/Him

Billy Gatesman is a secondary education and history major from Chicago, IL. Billy decided to become a RA in order to help other students enjoy the full potential of the Knox experience. He is looking forward to the new experiences he'll share with his residents, other RAs, and the return to in person classes!

wdgatesman@knox.edu

Addison Anderson

Addison Anderson

Sherwin/Neifert 3 & Furrow E2

Pronouns: She/Her

Addison Anderson is a junior majoring in elementary education and minoring in French and theatre from Minneapolis, MN. On campus, she is an Intercultural Life Peer Educator, CTL French tutor, a member of Tri Delta, and involved with theatre! She chose to be a RA to create strong bonds with her residents and help give them the best Knox experience possible! She can't wait for another year of laughs and good times!

ajanderson@knox.edu

Myrissa Le

Sherwin/Neifert 4 & Furrow E3

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Myrissa Le is a junior double majoring in economics and psychology. She is from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. She decided to become a RA because she enjoys connecting with people and supporting them in their college life navigation. Apart from being a RA, she is a psychology tutor, Intercultural Life Peer Educator, and the chair of Community and Games Committee of Union Board. Myrissa is excited to learn about her residents, develop close bonds and just have another memorable year with each other.

mhle@knox.edu

Drew Hall, Simonds Hall, Longden Hall, Griffith Hall

Sophomore, Junior, and Senior Students

Xitlali Garcia

Drew and Simonds

Pronouns: She/Her

Hi! My name is Xitlali (ceet-lah-lee), I'm from Cicero, IL but I grew up in Chicago, enjoying the city lifestyle. I'm in my 2nd year and undecided but leaning towards poli science. Whenever I'm not doing homework or studying, you'll find me playing video games or binging Twilight (thank you Netflix for adding them). I'm part of Anime Club and as well as Union Board!

jxgarcia@knox.edu

Glen Sullivan

Longden and Griffith

Pronouns: They/He

Glen Sullivan is a junior majoring in secondary education. They are from Des Moines, Iowa. They are grateful to have the opportunity to be a RA and support the Knox community, and look forward to meeting and building relationships with all of their residents. They are excited to build a stronger Knox together!

igsullivan@knox.edu

Seymour Hall

Returning Students

Archi Nokrek

Seymour 2

Pronouns: She/Her

Archi Nokrek is sophomore majoring in creative writing and political science. She is from Dhaka, Bangladesh and is also involved in the campus chapter of Pi Beta Phi and Alpha Phi Omega. Additionally, she is the layout and design editor for the literary magazine Cellar Door and the co-public relations for International Club. She decided to be a RA because she wants to help her fellow Knox Foxes make the absolute best out of their year at Knox. She can't wait to have the cutest year with her lovely residents and her amazing RA-team!

anokrek@knox.edu

Mouhcine Oubih

Seymour 3

Pronouns: He/Him

Mouhcine Oubih is a junior majoring in political science and economics. He is from Casablanca, Morocco and is involved on campus with the International Club, and as a student leader working with the Office of International Student Services and the Office of Spiritual Life. He became a RA to serve the larger Knox community and to help others get involved with different organizations on campus.

moubih@knox.edu

Houses, Williston & Hamblin

Sophomore, junior, and senior students

BuahPi Ciin

Cultural Houses: ABLE, Q&A, Harambee, International, Casa Latina, Asian Cultural

Pronouns: She/Her

BuahPi is a junior majoring in business management and environmental science. Born in Myanmar, she was raised in St. Louis, MO. She is involved in IVCF and co-founded Cornerstone Cookhouse. She became a RA to be a resource for students to thrive, not only in academic but also in other areas of their lives. BuahPi is looking forward to creating and cultivating connections and communities among her residents.

vgciin@knox.edu

Mujtaba Hassan

Mujtaba Hassan

Exec House, Jazz House

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Mujtaba Hassan is a senior double majoring in computer science and business & management. He is from Lahore, Pakistan, and is also involved on campus as president of the Student Senate, the Business Club, and the Economics Club. Additionally, he works as the Student AV Manager and the Disability Support Services Assistive Technology Specialist. He decided to be a RA because he loves supporting his peers in any way that he can, and ensuring the comfort and wellbeing of those around him is always a priority for him. He is looking forward to another amazing year with his residents and the RA team!

smhassan@knox.edu

Jaelon Brooks

Jaelon Brooks

Exec House, Jazz House

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Jaelon Brooks is majoring in business management with a focus in sports management and marketing. He is from Chicago, Illinois and is involved with the Knox men's basketball team and Knox Business Club. He decided to become a RA after his freshman year because he wanted to discover how he could have a positive impact on campus. Through his leadership skills he felt that being a RA would be the best way to demonstrate how to be a successful college student. He has always wanted to help students discover their own routines of being an everyday college student with their own successful academic and social lives.

jabrooks@knox.edu

Madeline Tucker

Maddie Tucker

Tompkins House, Anime House

Pronouns: She/Her

Maddie Tucker is a senior at Knox, double majoring in psychology and neuroscience, a McNair Scholar, and a fellow of the Peace Corps Preparatory Program. She hails from Coal City, IL, and can be found many places around campus. She has worked in the Stellyes Center for Global Studies for nearly 3 years, as a psychology & neuroscience tutor in the CTL Red Room, and as a research assistant in the Knox Cognition and Learning Lab. She is also the special events coordinator of Union Board, the President of MEChA, and the President & Co-founder of String Arts Squad. Maddie is returning as a third & final year RA because she desires to create a welcoming community among the upperclass students at Knox. This year, she is most looking forward to building relationships with her residents and with the 2021-2022 RA team!

mgtucker@knox.edu

Carlotta Horvath

Theme Houses: Smash House, Botanical House, Cornerstone Cooking House, Eco House, Drama House, House of Cards

Pronouns: She/Her

Carlotta Horvath is a sophomore planning on majoring in chemistry. She's from Berlin, Germany and is also involved in Knox's Classics Club as vice president. She enjoys a cup of tea with her fellow international students once in a while, has a love for walks at below freezing temperatures, and is learning to play the drums at Knox. She decided to become a RA to be a more active member of the Knox community. If you are looking for a challenge, you can sometimes find her in Taylor Lounge, where she is working on mastering the art of table foosball.

cjhorvath@knox.edu

Allison LaSalvia

Allison LaSalvia

Hamblin Hall

Allison LaSalvia is a senior chemistry and creative writing double major. She is involved in Pi Beta Phi and Terpsichore, and is also an Admissions Ambassador. Her favorite part of being a RA is helping build community and watching her residents find their home at Knox. She is looking forward to meeting her residents and working with her Hamblin RA partner, Jon.

adlasalvia@knox.edu

Jonathan Doriscar

Jonathan Doriscar

Hamblin Hall

Pronouns: He/Him/His

Jonathan Doriscar is a senior psychology major with a self design minor in composition and rhetoric. He is from West Palm Beach, FL and is involved in many places on campus: Disability Services as a Disability Peer Educator, The CTL as a psychology and writing tutor, The Office of Admissions as a tour guide, and the proud president of the self-proclaimed best club on campus, Anime Club. He decided to become a RA, because he wanted to learn from others both intellectually and culturally. Now going into his third and final year as a RA he is looking forward to yet another great year at Knox!

jedoriscar@knox.edu

Anastasia Ganshina

Anastasia Ganshina

Williston Hall

Pronouns: She/Her

Anastasia is a junior with majors in computer science and data science. On campus, she is involved with CTL as a data analyst and a physics tutor, and with the physics department as a developer of a custom software for astronomers. Anastasia decided to be a RA because she likes meeting new people and growing together with them. She is looking forward to getting to know her residents and making great memories with them.

avganshina@knox.edu

Thy Le

Williston Hall

Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

Thy Le is a junior majoring in biochemistry. She comes from Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Thy is a member of the Alpha Beta Gamma chapter of APO, and she is a chemistry tutor. Thy decided to be an RA because she loves to work with other Knox students and wants to help them have great memories while studying at Knox. Thy is excited to meet and work with her residents this year.

mnle@knox.edu

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