Resident Directors

Christopher Barnes


Resident Director, Anderson Hall  
Coordinator of Intramurals

Office: Anderson Hall
Phone: 909-307-7753

Hello Bulldog family! I am Christopher Barnes, the new Resident Director of Anderson Hall and Intramural Coordinator. I come from McPherson College located in McPherson, Kansas. There I held position as Assistant Director of Residence Life, Intramural Director and Diversity Representative. I am originally from Los Angeles, CA and I'm very happy to have the opportunity to not only come back home, but to also join the Bulldog family. I hope to continue great traditions and create new experiences. I look forward to meeting you!

Alyssa Zahoruiko


Resident Director, Grove and Brockton Apartments
Office: Brockton Apartments
Phone: 909-307-7759

I'm originally from Massachusetts where I attended Merrimack College and received my BA in Human Development and English in 2016. After graduating I knew I wanted to work with college students and pursued my Master's degree in Administration of Higher Education at Suffolk University in Boston. I am currently the Resident Director for the apartment communities with a collateral assignment in the Office of Community Standards and Wellbeing. I'm excited to be part of the Redlands community with you!

Maggie Ruopp

Resident Director, Johnston Complex
Office: Johnston Complex
Phone: 909-748-8839

I graduated from the Johnston Center for Integrative Studies in 2016 with an emphasis in Cultural Studies: Gender, History, and Media. I'm originally from Vermont and I also lived in Chicago for a few years in between high school and college. I am currently the Resident Director for Johnston Complex (Holt and Bekins halls). I'm interested in helping students think of creative ways to connect their classes to the rest of their lives and encouraging them to think critically about their surroundings.  

Sebastian Rivera


Resident Director, Merriam and North Hall
Office: North Hall
Phone: 909-307-7688

In 2012 I earned my BA in Computer Science from Drew University.  After spending four years in New Jersey, I returned to my home state of California and began working in higher education at Mt. San Jacinto College as an Academic Advisor for the Trio Upward Bound Program.  In 2015 I earned my MA in Higher Education at the University of Redlands. I am currently the Resident Director of East Hall with a collateral assignment as the Coordinator of Greek Life.  One of my key interests is leadership development and helping students to get involved on campus.  

Thu Nguyen


Resident Director, Williams and East Halls
Office: Williams and East Hall
Phone: 909-307-7607

Hello! My name is Thu Nguyen. I am the Resident Director for East and Williams. I earned my B.A in 2016 at Cal Poly Pomona in Psychology, minor in Criminal Justice. With a passion in working with college students, I decided to pursue my M.A in Higher Education at the University of Redlands. I think there is something really special about college – processing new information, learning, and making new friends. I am ecstatic to be a part of the Bulldog family.