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We at the Center for Student Development are here for you and willing to go the extra mile! Feel free to call, email or come by and let us help you get involved on campus. We are looking forward to meeting you. 

Student Union, Room 134
P.O. Box 425379
Denton, TX 76204-5379
Phone (940) 898-3626 Fax (940) 898-3621

Lindsey Hatter Director
Christine Hall

Christine attended the University of California, San Diego where she obtained 2 Bachelors of Arts degrees in Economics and History. She then received a Masterís of Education in Student Development Administration from Seattle University. Christine is dedicated to higher education and helping students get the most from their college experience. She has worked at higher education institutions in Kansas, Washington, and Texas. Her various roles have included involvement in housing and residence life, orientation and new student programs, civic engagement and volunteerism, leadership development, clubs and organizations, and mentoring initiatives. Christine brought this wide range of knowledge to TWU in the Fall of 2013 when she joined the TWU family as the Director of the Center for Student Development. Christine and the staff of the CSD are here to help the TWU student population make the most of their campus involvement at TWU.

Mai NguyenAssistant Director
Mai Nguyen

Mai attended Colorado State University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Technical Journalism with an emphasis in Public Relations. She then attended California State University, Sacramento to earn a Master of Arts in Education: Higher Education Leadership. Before joining the TWU family, she worked as the Leadership Initiative Coordinator at California State University, Sacramento for three-and-a-half years. Mai currently advises Student Senate, a branch of Student Government Association. She also works closely with the Coordinators of Orientation, Leadership Development, and Volunteer Services. She has experience in many areas of Student Affairs, including Greek Life, Leadership, and Orientation.

Coordinator of Caisha A. JonesGreek Life
Caisha A. Jones

Caisha earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, Criminal Justice, and Sociology from the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville. Immediately after undergrad, Caisha stayed at the YOU of A and earned a Masterís of Education in Higher Education Administration. Caisha is currently the Greek Life Coordinator at TWU and advises Greek organizations and House of Representatives, a branch of Student Government Association. She also works with student organizations. She has experience in many areas of Student Affairs, including Greek Life, Leadership, Orientation, and First Year Student Programs.

Coordinator of Leadership Development

Coordinator of Allie LongoriaOrientation
Allie Longoria

Allie attended Texas A&M University in College Station where she obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Interdisciplinary Sciences. While at Texas A&M, Allie was a very active student leader which led her down the path to pursue a Masterís in Higher Education. Allie obtained her Master of Education in Higher Education Ė Student Affairs from the University of North Texas in 2012. She then worked in the Dean of Students Office at the University of North Texas for two years. She joined the TWU Family as the Orientation Coordinator in Fall 2014 and oversees the Orientation Leaders, New Student Orientation, and Pioneer Camp! Allie is excited to be in a position to welcome the new students to Texas Womanís University and assist with their adjustment to the Pioneer family!

Mendie White Coordinator of Volunteer Services
Mendie White 

After spending her first three years at Baylor University, Mendie transferred to the University of North Texas to complete her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology.  She also holds a Masterís degree in Public Administration from UNT.  Her previous roles in higher   education include involvement in housing and residence life, transfer programming, special event coordination, and sustainability.  Mendie serves as the advisor for Helping Hands Service Ambassadors.  She is passionate about service and enjoys connecting students    with community partners and volunteer opportunities.  Outside of the office, Mendie serves as a Girl Scout troop leader.  She is an avid hockey fan and enjoys watching Dallas Stars games with her husband and two children.

Lori KennedyBusiness Manager
Lori Kennedy

Lori grew up in Oklahoma and has lived in the Denton area since 2005. She attended the University of North Texas and received her Bachelor's degree in Applied Arts and Sciences, and is currently working towards her Master of Education degree in Higher Education Leadership. Lori has worked in the higher education field for 5 years, and enjoys interacting with students and having a positive impact on their day. Lori joined TWU and the CSD in the Fall of 2013. She and her husband Eric, have 2 girls, Caydee and Harper.


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