As the director of Hosuing and Residential Life, Martin Reed is responsible for ensuring the mission to provide clean, safe, inclusive and student-centered residential communities is achieved. Reed brings with him more than 16-years of student housing experience from UC Irvine, UC Berkley and Western Washington University. Reed's professional background is diverse and blends perfectly with the broad range of job duties required of the director position. Throughout his career, Martin has been known for developing effective teams, serving as a strong student advocate, and as an effective leader during periods of extreme growth and change. At UC Irvine he successfully worked with university faculty, staff and students to create unique academic themed and Greek living-learning communities that fostered an atmosphere of academic excellence and leadership.
Reed is originally from San Diego. He received his B.A. in communication studies at California State University, Northridge, and completed his M.P.A. at Clark Atlanta University, with an emphasis on public policy.