New Hall West/Harper Hall/Hillcrest Hall/Cochrane Hall RLC
Lavon serves as Residential Learning Coordinator for the Cochrane, Hillcrest Honors, Harper, and New Hall West communities and works directly with the Honors College. He received a B.A. in English from Francis Marion University in Florence, South Carolina, and attended the University of North Carolina Wilmington where he received his M.Ed. in Higher Education.
Prior to joining these multiple communities, Lavon served as Residential Learning Coordinator for Lee Hall and worked with the inVenTs living-learning community at Virginia Tech. His passion and excitement for working with students to further educate, develop, and inspire them is why he continues in this field.
In his spare time, Lavon enjoys traveling, exercising, reading, and spending time with family, friends, and his joyful cockapoo, Decker Lee.
Lavon’s favorite Aspiration and the one that most resonates with him is Courageous Leadership. Lavon affirms that Preparing for a Life of Courageous Leadership requires us to be change agents, even when it may be difficult or you appear to be standing alone. Lavon believes that being a courageous leader is a selfless act that invites us to consider those who may not be able to stand up for themselves.
Restorative – Achiever – Learner – Discipline – Connectedness