Full-Time Administrative Staff

Jess Buller - Interim Assistant Director of Student Involvement

Jess is a 2016 graduate of Elon and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Sport & Event Management, with minors in Leadership Studies and Business Administration. She was an Isabella Cannon Leadership Fellow and also completed the Leadership Education and Development Program (LEAD). She served as the Special Events Director in the Center for Leadership and was responsible for fully executing Pay It Forward Week and the LEADSTRONG Week. In addition, Jess was instrumental in planning and facilitating the 2013 Intersect Conference as the “Intersect” Leadership and Diversity Coordinator. Jess also served as the Fundraising and Events Intern at Friendship Works Youth Mentoring Charity during a semester in London during fall 2014.

Felicia Cenca - Campus Kitchen Coordinator and Coordinator for Violence Response

Felicia graduated from Elon in May with a Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Studies and Philosophy.  She is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa honor society.  While attending Elon, Felicia received the Dr. Earl Danieley Leadership Award for her work as a team leader and peer educator in SPARKS, was president of Alpha Omicron Pi, and volunteered at Loy Farm and the Elon Community Garden.  Felicia has also served as an intern with the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association, as the family and youth coordinator with the Massachusetts Audubon Society, and as a teaching assistant in Environmental Studies.

Owen Covington - Director, Elon University News Bureau 


Frank Hartfield, Jr. - Community Director for the Historic Neighborhood

Frank comes to Elon from the University of Wisconsin where he served as a Complex Director in the Housing and Residence Life department. Previously he had served as a Residence Coordinator at the University of Central Arkansas. Frank earned his Bachelor of Arts in Speech Communications from Webster University and a Master of Science in College Student Personnel Services and Administration from the University of Central Arkansas. While studying at Qingdao University in China, he was engaged in a Chinese cultural emersion program.

Josh Jones - Community Director for the Danieley Neighborhood

Josh was a Complex Director in Residence Life at Providence College in Rhode Island before coming to Elon.  He has previous residence life experience from Farmingdale State College as a Resident Director and Murray State University as a Graduate Assistant. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Business and his Master in Business Administration from Murray State University. Josh was a collegiate football athlete and an Academic All-American. He also earned the Arthur Ashe, Jr. Sports Scholar Award and was inducted into the Beta Gamma Sigma International Honor Society.

Graham Joseph - Assistant Athletic Trainer

Graham joins us from East Tennessee State University where he served as a Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer.  Graham holds a Master of Arts in Kinesiology and Sports Studies with a concentration in Exercise Physiology and Performance from East Tennessee State University.  Graham’s primary duties will be working with Women’s Lacrosse and Men’s Soccer.

Brad Polen — Coordinator of the Annual Giving Student Calling Program

Brad is a 2016 graduate of James Madison University with a B.S. in communications studies.  He has two years of experience as both caller and student caller supervisor.  He is residing in Greensboro, N.C. and looks forward to leading the student calling program.

Beth Roberts - Assistant Women’s Lacrosse Coach

Beth joins us from Durham Academy, Durham, NC where she served as a Lower School (Grades 1-4) Physical Education Teacher and Assistant Girl’s Lacrosse Coach.  Beth holds a B.A. in Exercise and Sport Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  During her time at UNC, Beth was a 4 year letter winner on the Women’s Lacrosse Team.


Sammy Scofield - Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach

Sammy comes to Elon from Coerver Coaching of Illinois and Indiana where she served as a coach for youth players.  She holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from Mendoza College of Business, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN.

Part-Time Administrative Staff


Full-Time Office and Support Staff

Alex Saylor — Advancement Communications Coordinator and Project Assistant

Alex is a 2016 Elon gradate with a B.A. Strategic Communications.  Alex has had experience in the PR and marketing field.  His office is located in the newly renovated Advancement Services building.  Alex brings his recent Elon experiences to shed new light on strategies and creative approaches.

Part-Time Office and Support Staff

Justin Corcoran – Academic Assistant

Justin joins us from Syracuse University where he served as a Football Operations Intern.  He recently earned a Certificate of Advanced Study, Intercollegiate Athletic Advising and Support from Syracuse University.  He also holds a Bachelor of Science, in Communication and Rhetorical Studies.


Hannah Daly – Athletic Training Intern 

Hannah served as a Football Graduate Assistant at Florida International University.  She recently completed a Master of Science in Sports Management and Recreation at Florida International University.



Andre Davis - Event Management and Facilities Assistant 

Andre is a graduate of Elon University and holds a B.S. Degree in Communications.   During his time at Elon, Andre was a 4 year Letterman on the Football team.  Andre joins us from
Campbell University Office of Alumni Relations/Advancement Services where he served as a Graduate Assistant.

Marcus Olivieri, Assistant Equipment Manager 

Marcus holds a Bachelor of Science in Sport & Event Management with a Minor is Business Administration from Elon University.  During his time at Elon, Marcus was the Head Student Manager for the Elon Football Team.  Prior to returning to Elon, Marcus served as a Seasonal Equipment Manager for the Chicago Bears.