Get to Know Your East Neighbors

Neighborhood Leadership Team

Jordan Buie is the Community Director for the East Neighborhood. Sylvia oversees the day to day operations and community development of the neighborhood. Sylvia lives in the Isabella Cannon Pavilion.


Mark Dalhouse is the Faculty Director for the East Neighborhood. He advises the Paideia LLC located in East. He lives in the Story Building in Colonnades with his wife Mary Ellen, sons Braden and Theo, cats Marjon and Cuddles, and dog Lucy.

Dr. Jane O’Boyle is a Faculty-in-Residence who supports the neighborhood and serves as the adviser to the Kenan Honors Pavilion LLC.

Amy Vaughn is the Program Assistant for East Neighborhood. Her office is located in the LaRose Student Commons.


Professor Dalhouse and Jordan are the co-chairs for the East Neighborhood Association, which consists of students who reside in the neighborhood as well as faculty and staff who are engaged in various events and programs in the neighborhood. The Neighborhood Association works to sponsor programs and activities that promote the intellectual theme of the neighborhood as well as community development and cohesiveness. The Neighborhood Association meets four to six times per year and offers leadership opportunities for students and an easy way for faculty and staff to become more engaged in the life of our neighborhood.

East Neighborhood Association Members



Residential Learning Community Faculty and Staff Advisors

Elon College Fellows, Isabella Cannon Pavilion

Honors Pavilion LLC, William R. Kenan, Jr. Honors Pavilion

Paideia LLC

Service Learning LLC