Our Staff

Residential Life Office Information

1000 Holt Ave. - 2737
Rollins College
Winter Park, FL 32789
T. 407.646.2649
F. 407.646.2359



Professional Staff

Leon Hayner, Director of Residential Life
Whitney McDonald, Associate Director, Coordinator of Housing
Adrianne Benso, Assistant Director, Coordinator of Living Learning Communities
Jazmine Rodriguez, Assistant Director, Coordinator of Staff Development
Amalia Trombetta, Administrative & Operations Assistant


Graduate Staff

Katelyn Bodwell, Hall Director - Elizabeth Hall
Luisa De Guzman, Hall Director - Ward and Strong Halls 220 & 221
Ben Longstreth, Hall Director - Sutton Apartments
Brianna Pearson, Hall Director - McKean Hall

Undergraduate Staff

Matt Bengtson, Assistant Hall Director - Strong Hall 219
Julia Porcher, Assistant Hall Director - Holt Hall
Taylor Wright, Assistant Hall Director - Rex Beach Hall


Professional Staff

Leon Hayner

Leon Hayner
Director of Residential Life

Joined Rollins: 2007

B.A., Communication, University of Northern Colorado
M.Ed., Higher Education Administration, Texas Tech University
M.B.A., Rollins College, 2011

Hobbies/Interest: Spending time with family--especially my wife, four year old daughter and one year old son, playing golf, singing and writing music, and Denver Bronco Football!

E-mail: lhayner@rollins.edu

Whitney McDonald

Whitney McDonald
Assistant Director, Residential Life
Coordinator of Living Learning Communities

Joined Rollins: 2007

B.S., Finance and Real Estate, Florida State University, 2006
M.B.A., Rollins College, 2009
M.A., Educational Leadership, Higher Education/Student Personnel Services, UCF, 2011

Hobbies/Interests: Spending time with family and friends, traveling, music, reading, writing, running

E-mail: wnmcdonald@rollins.edu

Adrianne Benso
Assistant Director, Residential Life
Coordinator of Living Learning Communities

E-mail: abenso@rollins.edu

 Jazmine Rodriguez

Jazmine Rodriguez

Assistant Director, Residential Life
Coordinator of Staff Development

Joined Rollins: 2011

B.A., Interpersonal/Organizational Communication, UCF, 2010
M.A., Educational Leadership, Higher Education/Student Personnel Services, UCF, 2012

Hobbies/Interests: Baking, crafting, reading, laughing, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

E-mail: jrodriguez@rollins.edu

Amalia Yount
Administrative and Operations Assistant

E-mail: atrombetta@rollins.edu

Hall Director Staff

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Katelyn Bodwell

Hall Director, Elizabeth Hall

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Luisa De Guzman

Hall Director, Ward Hall and Strong Hall 220 & 221

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Ben Longstreth

Hall Director, Sutton Apartments

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Brianna Pearson

Hall Director, McKean Hall

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Matt Bengtson

Assistant Hall Director, Strong Hall 219

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Julia Porcher

Assistant Hall Director, Holt Hall

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Taylor Wright

Assistant Hall Director, Rex Beach Hall