Catie Peissig, Jesse/Turner/Knowles Area Coordinator
Catie is the Area Coordinator of the Jesse, Turner, and Knowles Area. She is originally from North Dakota and received her B.S. in Hospitality & Tourism Management and Spanish from North Dakota State University. From there she spent a year and a half in Texas working at a small liberal arts college in their Dining Services department. She went on to get her M.A. in Student Development Administration from Seattle University and it turns out the Pacific Northwest is much more her style! She then worked at Gonzaga University as a Residence Director in Housing and Res Life and joined the Residence Life Office at the University of Montana in July 2014. In her free time Catie loves to read, spend time in the outdoors – hiking, hanging out at the lake, and wakeboarding – going to concerts, out to eat, and exploring the Missoula area.
Franny Friesz, Jesse/Turner/Knowles Administrative Assistant
Franny has been a member of Residence Life for 3 years, as a Resident Assistant, Office Assistant, Conference Assistant and Program Coordinator before becoming a Hall Administrative Assistant. She graduated from The university of Montana in the Spring of 2012 with a BA in Art Education. Franny spends her free time in the company of her husband, Toby. Together they enjoy camping, hunting, floating, watching movies, and spending quality time with each others’ families.
Hugh Kingery, Head Resident
Hugh is a senior studying both History and Spanish education. He is in his second year with Residence Life and was an RA in Turner/Knowles Halls his sophomore year before becoming the Assistant Head Resident of Turner/Knowles. After graduation Hugh plans on joining the Peace Corps and eventually becoming a high school teacher in Montana. In his free time Hugh enjoys swimming, taking walks by the river, swing dancing, and reading.
Annaleigh Newall, Assistant Head Resident
Annaleigh is a senior studying business management and dance reigning from Mount Vernon, WA. She hopes to one day open her own dance studio focusing on classes for special needs people. She is in her third year with the Residence Life Office, first working in Duniway and then Miller, before becoming the Assistant Head Resident of Jesse. When Annaleigh graduates in the spring, she hopes to find a job teaching dance. In her free time, Annaleigh enjoys baking, working with children and catching up on her latest Netflix obsession.
Resident Assistants: Alli Bargelski, Emelyn Falley, Karen Heser, Kelsey Johnson, Lydia Killea, Michael Knowles, Ryan MacNeil, Claire Michelson, & Zach Stoeger
Resident Technology Assistant: Bradley Lewis
Student Custodian: Emily Eaton
Desk Assistants: Cali VanValkenberg