Student Life Office

Contact the Student Life Office

Through the summer of 2020, Student Life Office staff are available remotely to Reed students, faculty, staff, and family members. Please email, or call 503/517-7396 and leave a voicemail; someone from our team will call you back as soon as possible. Students can also schedule a phone or virtual meeting appointment with a dean.

Our Staff 

Karnell McConnell-Black
Vice President for Student Life
Eliot 218c
To schedule an appointment, email or visit Eliot 218

Cindy Anderson
Interim Dean of Students
To schedule an appointment, email or visit Eliot 218

Cathy Carrington
Associate to the VP for Student Life 
Responsibilities: First point of contact for the Student Life Office, leaves and withdrawals processing, scheduling student progress plan and underload meetings, staff Vollum Funds processing, and scheduling for the VP for Student Life and Interim Dean of Students.


Kelsey Wirtzfeld
Systems Coordinator

Responsibilities: Coordination with students following a complaint (e.g. Judicial Board, Title IX Board, Alcohol and Other Drug Review Panel, or Academic Misconduct), sanction tracking, disciplinary record information (including Dean Certification forms), and computing, system, and database-structure coordination for the Student Life division.