Student Life Office | Meet the Staff

Randy Hays Randy Hays
Anita Bertram Anita Bertram
Sarah Scott Hall Sarah Scott Hall
Ann Young Ann Young
Alycia Tidrick Alycia Tidrick
Kendrick Durham Kendrick Durham
Matt Klooster Matt Klooster
Jacob Raderer Jacob Raderer
Sara Muren Sara Muren
Jane Goatley Jane Goatley
Mark Addison Mark Addison
Elizabeth Frank Elizabeth Frank

Randy Hays

Vice President and Dean of Student Life
e-mail: randy.hays@centre.edu

Randy was promoted to the position of Vice President and Dean of Student Life in 2000 after serving since 1993 as Director of Residence Life and Counseling and Associate Dean of Student Life. As Vice President and Dean of Student Life, Randy continues to have an “open door” policy, which invites all students to call upon him for advice or direction here at Centre College. His philosophy for the Student Life Office is that each student deserves to have the best “outside the classroom” experience along with the best education while at Centre College. Randy earned a bachelor's degree from Berea College and a master's in Higher Education Administration from the University of Kentucky.


Anita Bertram

Executive Secretary to the Vice President and Dean of Student Life
e-mail: anita.bertram@centre.edu

Anita, a Danville native, joined the Student Life staff in 2001. She comes to Centre from a local manufacturing facility where she was a Human Resources Assistant for 16 years. One of her major responsibilities in the Student Life Office is the publication of the student handbook which is given to each student. She also publishes the yearly Centre College Directory.


Sarah Scott Hall

Associate Dean and Director of Residence Life
e-mail: sarah.hall@centre.edu

Sarah re-joined the Student Life Staff in 2001. She comes to Centre from Georgetown College where she was the Director of Counseling and Health Services for four years. She is a Centre graduate and worked here as co-director of Greek Life and Student Activities in 1993-1994. She received her master's degree in Counseling Psychology in 1997 from the University of Kentucky. Sarah works directly with a staff of 70 Residence Directors and Resident Assistants.


Ann Young

Director of Student Life and Housing
e-mail: ann.young@centre.edu

A thirty-year veteran of the Student Life staff, Ann, a Danville native, has worked in student activities, housing, and volunteer service during her tenure at Centre. She has a bachelors degree from the University of Kentucky and a master's degree in counseling from Eastern Kentucky University. Ann coordinates all the housing of students on campus in the residence halls and special housing.


Alycia Tidrick

Director of Greek Life and New Student Orientation
e-mail: e-mail: alycia.tidrick@centre.edu

Alycia joined the Student Life Staff in August of 2013. She advises Centre's ten fraternities and sororities and coordinates New Student Orientation. She is also responsible for coordinating educational and leadership programming for the Greek community and advising the executive boards of the Interfraternity Concil, Panhellenic Council, and Order of Omega. Alycia earned her bachelors degree in Psychology from DePauw University and her master's degree in Higher Education and Student Affairs from the Ohio State University. She is originally from Lexington, KY.


Kendrick Durham

Director of Campus Activities
e-mail: kendrick.durham@centre.edu

Kendrick joined the Student Life staff in August of 2011. He oversees the Student Activities Council, Student Government Association, and numerous registered student clubs and organizations. Kendrick also supervises the Campus Center student staff along with coordinating the Campus Center facility. Kendrick earned his bachelor’s degree in Communications from Bellarmine University in Louisville and his master’s degree in Higher Education and Student Affairs from the University of South Carolina. Kendrick is originally from Liberty, KY.


Matt Klooster

Director of Community Service & the Bonner Program
e-mail: matthew.klooster@centre.edu

Matt joined the Student Life Office in July of 2013 after serving full-time for three years as Assistant Professor of Biology at Centre. Matt is originally from Mankato, Minnesota and obtained his bachelor’s degree in Biology from Xavier University (Cincinnati), earned his Ph.D in Biological Sciences from the University of Cincinnati, and was a Mercer Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University for two years prior to arriving at Centre. He is the director of the Bonner Scholars Program, where he mentors 60 student leaders engaged in active community service in the surrounding community. Matt also functions as advisor for all student-run community service initiatives on campus, and he continues his work as a faculty member at Centre, teaching one course per academic year.


Jacob Raderer

Assistant Director of Residence Life
e-mail: e-mail: jacob.raderer@centre.edu

Jacob re-joined the Student Life staff in July of 2012 having previously been in the position of Area Coordinator in 2009-2010. Originally from Louisville, KY, Jacob graduated from Centre in 2009 and completed his master's degree in College Student Personnel at Bowling Green State University where he served as a Graduate Hall Director. Jacob assists the Director of Residence Life in the recruitment, training, and supervision of the RA staff and in the development of the programming initiatives that occur in the residence halls.


Sara Muren

Student Life Coordinator
e-mail: sara.muren@centre.edu

Sara, a 2012 graduate of Centre College, joined the Student Life staff in August of 2012. Her duties include assisting with new student orientation, co-advising the Student Activities Council, coordinating Student Life leadership workshops, and assisting with fraternity and sorority recruitment. As a Centre student, Sara studied history, served as the Student Activities Council President,and SGA Vice President of Programming. She was a member of the RA Staff, Vice President of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority, and recipient of the Student Life Leadership award. Sara is originally from Goodlettsville, TN.


Jane Goatley

Area Coordinator and Shuttle Coordinator
e-mail: jane.goatley@centre.edu

Jane, a 2012 graduate of Centre College was hired as Area Coordinator and Shuttle Coordinator in August 2012. Jane assists the Assistant and Director of Residence Life in training, community development, RA supervision, crisis management, and providing support and direction to the Residence Life staff. Jane also coordinates the campus shuttle program, and is the Residence Director of Breckinridge Hall. While at Centre, Jane studied mathematics and spanish. She was a member of the Residence Life staff for three years, the Centre Women's basketball team, and a member of the Student Judiciary. Jane is originally from Springfield, KY.


Mark Addison

Community Service Coordinator
e-mail: mark.addison@centre.edu

Mark, a 2013 graduate of Centre College, joined the Student Life Office as the Community Service Coordinator for the Bonner Program. Mark serves as a liaison between community service partners, the national Bonner Foundation, and Bonner students at Centre. He assists the Bonner director to plan and facilitate yearly events including new Bonner orientation, Bonner retreat, and an end-of-year service trip. At Centre, Mark studied Anthropology and Sociology. He was an executive member and President of Diversity Student Union, the Centre Track and Field team, and a Posse scholar from Boston. Mark is originally from Ghana.


Elizabeth Frank

Student Life Coordinator
e-mail: elizabeth.frank@centre.edu

Elizabeth, a 2013 graduate of Centre College, joined the Student Life Office in July 2013. As a Student Life Coordinator, Elizabeth manages the Campus Center reservation system, co-advises the Student Government Association, oversees the Greek House Managers, and assists in planning CC After Dark and other Campus Activities programming. While at Centre, Elizabeth studied history, was Education chair of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority, worked in the Drama department's costume shop, and was Copy Chief of the Cento. She studied abroad in Strasbourg and Hawaii. Elizabeth's hometown is Louisville, KY.