Tierra Fields

Tierra Fields

Complex Coordinator

(302) 831-2907


My Responsibilities

I am extremely excited to serve as the Academy Street Complex Coordinator! In my role, I lead an energetic and talented team of two Residence Hall Coordinators (RHC) and 24 Resident Assistants and together we work to create welcoming communities, encourage academic success, and connect students to involvement opportunities within the residence halls and throughout campus. I advise the Academy Street Complex Community Council, and facilitate on-going training for student leaders.

I also assist students with any concerns they may have regarding their experience in the residence halls, as well as academic and personal concerns. Additionally, serve as the chair of Residence Life and Housing Alternative Break program and work on multiple departmental initiatives, with an emphasis on service and leadership.

Where I Can Help

  • Student Engagement/Involvement Opportunities
  • Leadership Development
  • Service Opportunities
  • Transitioning to College
  • Roommate Conflict/Mediation

Educational Background

  • B.S., Political Science, Towson University
  • B.S., Criminal Justice, Towson University
  • M.Ed., College Student Affairs, Rutgers University

Arrival to UD

2012

Previous Positions Held

  • Residence Hall Coordinator, University of Delaware
  • Graduate Intern for the Office of Service Learning, Rutgers University
  • Academic Coach in the Learning Centers, Rutgers University
  • Hall Director for the Office of Residence Life, Rutgers University

  • Points of Pride

    • Implementation of the NET Challenges program within First-Year residential communities
    • Program Coordinator and Advisor for Residence Life and Housing Alternative Break experience

    My Favorite Quote/Motto/Personal Philosophy

    "Choose a job you love and you will never have to work a day in your life" - Confucious