Meet Our Team

Meet the Residential Education & Housing Services team.


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Isaiah J. Thomas, Ed.D.

Assistant Dean of Students; Director of Residential Education, Housing Services and Student Conduct
Isaiah has worked in higher education for more than a decade and brings a deep passion and commitment to the liberal arts. As both a first-generation college student and person of color, Isaiah...
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Elizabeth Braxton

Associate Director of Residential Education and Housing Services
Elizabeth began her work at Oxy in December 2016. A New Jersey native, Elizabeth received her BA in Communication Studies from Montclair State University in 2010. In undergrad, she pursued...
Monique Hankerson

Monique Hankerson

Associate Director of Housing Services
Monique began her work at Oxy in October of 2016. A New Jersey native, Monique received her BA in Women and Gender Studies from The College of New Jersey and an MS in Community Leadership from...

Ashley Claiborne

Assistant Director, Student Conduct
(323) 341-4063
Ashley brings a passion for educational conversations related to diversity, social justice, and inclusion and all things related to campus policies. She most recently served as the Complex...
Amanda Dohse

Amanda Dohse

Assistant Director of Residential Education and Housing Services
Amanda came to Oxy in April 2019. She supervises the Resident Directors and supports the programmatic efforts within REHS. Originally from Iowa, Amanda found her love for student affairs as an...
Devon Dobbs

Devon Dobbs

Resident Director for Themed Living
(323) 341-4221
Devon has been at Oxy since July 2019 and enjoys living in Los Angeles. She is proudly from Pittsburgh, PA (Go Steelers!). Devon graduated with her BA in Gender & Women's Studies and...