Meet the Taylor staff

Get to know your hall staff.  

North Quad Residence Hall Director 

Name: Veronica Juarez
Phone: 928-523-5867


  • Bachelor of Arts - English & Spanish
  • MEd - Counseling & Guidance emphasis in Student Affairs, Texas State University 

About Veronica: 



Taylor Resident Assistants

2013 Matt Blanford
Name: Matt Blanford
Floor: Basement
Major: BS Forestry; pursuing Masters in Forestry
Hometown: Seattle, WA 

Why I chose Northern Arizona University: I chose NAU, because I love the outdoors and NAU has an amazing Forestry program and community. It's just big enough to have city like qualities but the feel of a small town.

Why I'm excited for this year: I am excited to be an RA, because I get to advise, help, and support students like myself. Being someone who listens and can promote an environmental that is conducive to academic and personal success.

2013 Alejandro_Estrella_RA
Name: Alejandro Estrella
Floor: 1st floor
Major: Instrumental Music Education and Guitar Performance
Hometown: Tucson, AZ

Why I chose Northern Arizona University: Flagstaff has amazing weather. It is far enough from my home in Tucson but close enough to visit my family whenever I need to. There is also a top notch music program here.

Why I'm excited to be an RA: I've had very positive experiences with my RAs in the past and I want to bring positive experiences to my residents.

2013 Raaman_Nair_RA
Name: Raaman Nair
Floor: 2nd floor 
Major: Astronomy and Physics, Minor in Spanish and Math
Hometown: Georgetown, Penang Island

Why I chose Northern Arizona University: The main reason I choose NAU is because it has one of the best Astronomy undergrad program in the nation. Then, there is the nice campus, cool air, awesome nature and groovy environment.

Why I'm excited to be an RA: Because it means I get to give back to the community which always provided so much to me by providing a service back. Besides that, I get to inspire others and help my residence at the same time.