A native of Nashville, TN, Doug attended Western Kentucky University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Hotel, Restaurant, & Tourism Management. While at Western, Doug worked for the Department of Housing & Residence Life as a Resident Assistant, kick-starting his interest in Student Affairs.
While an RA, Doug oversaw hall government, served as Vice-President of the Resident Staff Association, served as a committee chair for the Kentucky Student Leadership Conference, and was awarded RA of the Year during his final year. Also while at Western, Doug was a part of several organizations, such as the Student Government Association and College of Health & Human Services Ambassadors.
Doug comes to UCA after working as Assistant Manager of a successful mid-market hotel. Doug is excited to be back in the realm of Student Affairs and can’t wait to see what his time at UCA holds.