Meet the Staff

Lauren Mingo

Graduate Hall Director

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Born in Hartford, Connecticut and raised in Farmington Hills, Michigan, Lauren Mingo is entering her first year in the Higher Education and Student Affairs graduate program at Valdosta State. She graduated from Oakland University with her Bachelor’s degree in Integrative Studies with concentrations in Biology and Chemistry. While in her undergrad, she developed a passion for student affairs fueled by her involvement in residence life. Lauren plans to carry this enthusiasm with her into her role as the Residence Hall Director for Patterson Hall.

Out of the office, Lauren enjoys binge-watching shows on Netflix, experimenting with different forms of art, pinteresting, and inventing new ways to organize.


Haley Lyman

Area Coordinator

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Haley Lyman has recently joined the VSU housing
team this year. Haley is from Orlando,FL and received her Masters of Arts in
Educational Leadership from the University of Central Florida. She has been
involved with different facets of Housing and Residence Life at the University
of West Florida and University of Central Florida. In her spare time, Haley
enjoys exploring Valdosta restaurants and playing with her rescue dog, Pickles.

Email: Haley Lyman,