Student Life Office

Contact the Student Life Office

Student Life Office staff are available to Reed students, faculty, staff, and family members. Please email, or call 503/517-7396. 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: Scheduling and support for the VP for Student Life and scheduling for the Interim Dean of Students. Also supports leaves and withdrawals' processing, scheduling student progress plan and underload meetings, Student Life Division meetings, orientations, supporting Division communications, and staff Vollum Funds processing. Serves as the first point of contact for the Student Life Office, and can connect you to resources within Student Life and campus-wide.


Kelsey Wirtzfeld
Systems Coordinator

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