Meet the Wilson staff
Get to know your Residence Hall Director and Resident
Wilson Residence Hall Director
Name: Alie Brabec
- Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio Art Comprehensive in Drawing - University of Nebraska-Kearney
- Masters of Science Education, School Counseling Student Affairs - University of Nebraska-Kearney
Why I chose NAU: I chose NAU because the interactions I had with staff via phone, Skype, and in person, were so warm and welcoming. When I arrived on campus, I instantly felt at home and as though I already belonged to the Lumberjack family. The scenery is also an amazing change coming from the plains of Nebraska.
Wilson Resident Assistants
Name: April Huckleberry
Floor: 1st floor NE and NW wings
Year/Major: Sophomore - Biomedical Science and Spanish
Hometown: Tucson, AZ
Why I chose NAU: Flagstaff is beautiful and quickly became my home away from home. I was ready to start a new life in a new environment. NAU also has a great science program!
Why I’m excited to be a RA: I can’t wait to get to know my residents. I’m also looking forward to watching them create their new lives at NAU and build connections all over campus.
Name: Tatum Covey
Floor: 1st floor SE wing
Year/Major: Senior - Criminal Justice and Psychology
Hometown: Phoenix, AZ
Why I chose NAU: As soon as I stepped foot on campus, I fell in love. It's beautiful here in Flagstaff and my major programs are great. It was a perfect fit for all of my needs.
Why I’m excited to be a RA: I look forward to expanding my horizons and getting to know others who I may not have gotten to meet otherwise. Being a RA is also a great opportunity to be involved on campus in many different ways.
Name: Daniel Kitt
Floor: 1st floor NE and SW wings
Year/Major: Junior - Construction Management
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Why I chose NAU: I chose NAU because of its great location and friendly community.
Why I’m excited to be a RA: I’m excited to be an RA because I will get to meet a lot of new people!
Name: Lizzie Tague
Floor: 2nd floor NE and NW wings
Year/Major: Junior - Environmental Engineering
Hometown: Greenland, NH
Why I chose NAU: I chose NAU because I wanted an adventure. The atmosphere on campus was welcoming and exciting when I toured. I love the outdoors, the mountains, and the snow!
Why I’m excited to be a RA: I’m excited to be an RA because I want to help students get the most out of their time at NAU and that starts with freshmen. I am excited to share my experience while helping freshmen make their own and grow.
Name: Erika Petro-Turnquist
Floor: 2nd floor SE wing
Year/Major: Sophomore - Chemistry and Biology
Hometown: Phoenix, AZ
Why I chose NAU: I chose NAU because of the beautiful campus and the endless academic opportunities. Being at NAU has allowed me to branch out, flourish, and become the person I want to be!
Why I’m excited to be a RA: I am excited to be an RA because I love to meet new people and get to know them on a personal level. I am also excited because I want to make my residents' time at NAU as memorable as possible by giving them opportunities to grow and thrive during their first year of college.
Name: Alan Gonzalez
Floor: 2nd floor NE and SW wings
Year/Major: Senior - Public Health
Hometown: Casa Grande, AZ
Why I chose NAU: I chose NAU because of the beautiful campus and the chance to experience the four seasons.
Why I’m excited to be a RA: I am excited to be a resource for my residents in their first and exciting year of college.
Name: Dan Byers
Floor: 3rd floor NE wing
Year/Major: Senior - Biomedical Science
Hometown: Surprise, AZ
Why I chose NAU: I chose NAU because the campus was beautiful and there are so many things for me to do outdoors in Flagstaff.
Why I’m excited to be a RA: I’m excited to be able to help my residents the way that my RA helped me navigate my first year on campus.
Name: Nadia Lamé
Floor: 3rd floor NW wing
Year/major: Sophomore - Elementary Education
Hometown: Scottsdale, AZ
Why I chose NAU: I chose NAU because when I was younger, I fell in love with everything that Flagstaff has to offer. It's also the perfect distance away from home.
Why I'm excited to be a RA: I'm looking forward to showing my residents everything that NAU & Flagstaff have to offer. I hope to make their transition into college as fun as possible!
Name: Kelsey Chancellor
Floor: 3rd floor SE wing
Year/Major: Sophomore - Secondary Education with an emphasis in History
Hometown: Phoenix, AZ
Why I chose NAU: I chose to come to NAU because of the location. Flagstaff is a small town with all four season and everywhere you look there is something beautiful to see. NAU originated as a teacher college which makes it a perfect match for my career path.
Why I’m excited to be a RA: My freshman year I had an amazing RA that helped me adapt to my first year at NAU. I hope to do the same with my residents and make sure there experience at NAU is the best it can be. I am also excited to be a part of the Secondary Education Learning Community and interact with other students in my major.
Name: Dakota Templeton
Floor: 3rd floor SW wing
Year/Major: Sophomore - Chemistry with and emphasis in Forensics.
Hometown: Chandler, AZ
Why I chose NAU: I chose NAU because I wanted to experience a place where there were four seasons that also had my major. When I toured NAU for the first time I knew that this was the place for me.
Why I’m excited to be a RA: I'm excited to be an RA because I want to be able to help incoming freshman get involved and lead them towards having an amazing four years of college.