Get to Know Your Global Neighbors

Neighborhood Leadership Team

Mariann King is the Community Director of Global Neighborhood. She lives in Global E with her dog, Luna. Her office is on the first floor of Global Commons.

Dr. Sandy Marshall is the Faculty Director of Global. Professor Marshall lives in Global C with his wife and two kids. His campus office is in Linder Hall, but you can find him often in Global Neighborhood office on the first floor of Global Commons.

Julia DeWitt is the Graduate Apprentice for Global Neighborhood. Her office is located on the first floor of Global Commons.

Mary Harding serves as the Program Assistant for Global Neighborhood has an office located on the first floor of Global Commons.

Dr. Jessica Gisclair serves as a Faculty-in-Residence in Global Neighborhood. She lives in Global A and advises the International Living Learning Community.

Together, Dr. Marshall, Mariann, and Julia oversee the development of the social and intellectual life of the Global Neighborhood. Dr. Marshall and Mariann are the Co-Chairs for the Global 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 with the neighborhood. The Neighborhood Association works to serve the interests of the residents in the Global community while planning and implementing programming that fulfills the objectives and goals of the Global Neighborhood Plan. 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. Please check out our Get Involved page for more information about connecting to the neighborhood.

Global Neighborhood Association Members


  • Faculty Director: Dr. Sandy Marshall
  • Community Director: Mariann King

Faculty and Staff Representatives

  • Graduate Assistant: Julia DeWitt
  • Faculty-in-Residence: Jessica Gisclair
  • Representative(s) from the LLC Advisors: TBA
  • Faculty Representatives: TBA
  • Staff Representatives: TBA

Student Representatives

  • Living Learning Assistant: TBA
  • Senior Resident Advisor: TBA
  • IRC Liaison: TBA

Residential Learning Community Faculty and Staff Advisors

African Diaspora – Exploring Blackness Across the Globe – Global C, 4th Floor, Advisor: Simone Royal

ASHES (Alcohol and Substance-free Housing for Elon Students) – Global C, 1st Floor, Advisor: Callie Kelly

Creative Arts – Global E, 2nd Floor, Advisors: Alison Van Norman & Ally Wente

International – Global Building A, 2nd Floor, Advisor: Jessica Gisclair

Performing Arts – Global B, 2nd Floor, Advisors: Brian Kremer & Alexandra Warren

Polyglot Floor (World Languages) – All languages are welcome! Global Building D, 1st Floor, Advisors: Ricardo Mendoza & Kristin Lange