The Senior Resident Assistant Staff: Courtney Cote, Brandon Fuller and Michaela Therrien
Our Senior Staff members reside in Emerson, Merriman and Park Halls. They serve the Department of Housing and Residence Life as an advanced leader in the residence halls, promoting community involvement, and responding to situations and emergencies as they arise after-hours in the residence halls.
Courtney Cote: “Hello! My name is Courtney Cote and I am from Stockholm, ME. I am a Senior Staff member for UMPI Res Life, and have been on the res life team for 3 years now! I am a Senior, double majoring in Criminal Justice & Psychology. Some of my favorite things to do include sharing laughter with others, binge watching the office, and enjoying the beautiful Maine outdoors! I can’t wait to meet you and help you out as you start your upcoming journey at UMPI!”
Michaela Therrien: Hello my name is Michaela, I am a senior in the social work program and I’m from Turner Maine. Some things I like to is travel, watch funny movies, color and play board games. Some of my interests are learning about different cultures and dogs.
Skyway Manager: Matthew Farkas: My name is Matthew Farkas I am a junior. I am a secondary education major with a concentration in mathematics. Some hobbies are playing video games, board games, talking, and hanging out with friends. I’m interested in my studies because I want to be a great teacher.
The Emerson Hall Staff
Alissa Edwards: Hello, I am Alissa Edwards and am from Nebraska City, Nebraska. I am a senior in the Athletic Training program and am a captain on the softball team! I am a very involved member on campus, I not only work as an RA but also in the CIL with Student Support Services as the Peer Accommodator. My hobbies basically involve anything that has to do with working out or health and fitness!
Christian “Beef” Mumley: My name is Christian Mumley, I am from Wellington, Maine. I am a sophomore here at UMPI in the business program. I play baseball here at UMPI and in my spare time I enjoy: hanging with friends, fishing, going for drives, and playing baseball whenever I can.
Sarah Draper: “Hi! My name is Sarah Draper and I am a Junior in the Secondary Education program here at UMPI. I am originally from Caribou, ME, which is about 20 minutes north of here. I love to read and write in my spare time (which is sometimes hard to come by!) I also love spending time with friends and family whenever I can.”
Hannah Williams: Hello! I’m Hannah Williams from Pictou County, Nova Scotia. I am a senior in the Physical Education Program. I am an RA and also work in the Admissions Office as a Student Ambassador. My interests include almost anything to do with sports and being physically active as well as travelling. I’m looking forward to meeting every one and helping to make your experience at UMPI a great one!
Christopher Udobi: My name is Christopher Udobi. I’m a Nigerian, I became a freshman in fall of 2017 and I’m majoring in criminal justice. I enjoy playing soccer and watching movies as my hobbies. I’m Interested in helping people with disabilities and keeping my community peaceful, united and safe.
My name is Margaret Dickinson, but most people call me Marge. I am a second year Elementary Education major. Born and raised in Maine, I grew up in the town of Brunswick. I play volleyball and do track. My favorite TV shows are Walking Dead, GOT, and That 70’s Show!
Hi my name Faith Morrow. I’ originally from Serra Leone which is in Africa. I got adopted and have been living in Maine for 13 years now! I am a sophomore here at UMPI majoring in Business Administration. I love reading, sports (soccer mostly), and just hanging out with friends and family. I can’t wait to be your RA!
Hello! My name is Sara Boies. I’m from Baileyville, Maine, which is a small town in Washington County. I am a junior at UMPI majoring in Elementary Education with a concentration in Special Ed. I am an RA and I work at the Washburn After School Program. My hobbies are fishing, playing sports, watching any New England Sports Teams, and watching Grey’s Anatomy. I can’t wait to see everyone in the Fall!
Hello! My name is Kendra Silvers and I’m from North Berwick, Maine. I am a sophomore this year pursuing a Biology Pre-Medical Degree. I am on the Cross Country and Basketball team here at UMPI. I love traveling and have been to over 10 countries (That picture with the cats is actually from when I went to Taiwan)! This is my first semester as an RA and I’m excited to help the incoming freshman in the transition from high school to college life. If I’m not in class or at practice you’ll find me in my room watching Netflix or studying.