Alex Crist began his role as the Residence Hall Director for the Honors Residential College in July 2017. Previous to his current role, he worked as a graduate assistant for orientation and academic support programs at Taylor University from 2015 to 2017. He is a co-director for The Courage to Learn Initiative, a research project to help students improve their learning through dispositions and deep learning strategies. Alex is a native of Richmond, Indiana. As the Residence Hall Director, he lives in the residential community with his dog, Malcolm.
The Residence Hall Director is a full-time master's level professional who lives in the HRC. He supervises the Community Leaders and works to create an environment that promotes academic success, physical safety, and authentic community within the HRC. The RHD's office can be found the Alexander Hall lobby.