Director of Student Activities
The Director of Student Activities is responsible for the day to day operations of the Office of Student Activities and supervising the graduate assistants and student employees. The Director is also responsible for initiating and coordinating campus wide programs, providing event planning assistance, and serving a resource for all UNH clubs and organizations. In addition, the Director advises the Undergraduate Student Government Association, Inter Fraternity-Sorority Council (IFSC), Chariot Yearbook and Charger Bulletin (campus newspaper). The Director also plays a vital role in the SOAR program (orientation) both in facilitating the program and with hiring and supervising the Orientation Leaders.
Greg Overend has been the Director of Student Activities since August of 2003 when he joined the UNH community. He graduated in 1993 from Eastern Connecticut State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Economics and in 1996 graduated from Rider University with his Master's degree in Human Services Administration.
Assistant Director of Student Activities
The Assistant Director of Student Activities is responsible for overseeing UNH's Greek Life community and coordinating the LEAD and LEGOs leadership programs. In addition, the Assistant Director manages the info desk student workers and assists in the implementation of the SOAR program (orientation).
Shelissa attended Wesleyan University in Middletown, CT where she received her Bachelor’s in African American Studies. In 2008 she received her Masters degree in Higher Education and Student Affairs from the University of Connecticut.
Coordinator of Student Activities
Colleen joined the Office of Student Activities in Spring 2014 as the Coordinator of Student Activities. Colleen is an alumnae of the University of New Haven where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Forensic Science and Chemistry in 2011. She will receive her Master of Science degree in 2014 in Counseling with a specialization in Student Development and Higher Education from Central Connecticut State University.
The Office Coordinator is responsible for managing vendor contracts, check requests, Charger Connection, the Student Activities webpage, registration processes for events, supporting the SOAR program, key distributions for club and organization facilities as well as work orders. The Office Coordinator also manages the Game Room and Work Study staff.