Profile

Brian Daniel
Director of Housing and Residence Life
Department: Student Life, Residence Life
Office:  Wren
P.O. Box:  6775
Phone:  828-689-1744
  • B.A. Elementary Education, Guilford College, 2011
  • M.S.Ed. Higher Education Administration, Old Dominion University, 2013

Brian (he/him/his) has worked in higher education since 2011 at various, small, private institutions of higher education in Virginia, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, and Kentucky.  Brian has worked in: Residence Life, First-Year Experience, and Athletics during his time in higher education.  Brian is currently pursuing his doctorate degree at the University of West Georgia where he plans to write his dissertation on the impact of bias incidents and hate crimes on college campuses.  Brian began serving as the Director of Residence Life at Mars Hill in June 2020 where he works with the training, development, and recruitment of Resident Assistants, helps create and assess departmental goals, and serves as a student conduct hearing officer.