Phone:
810-237-6571
Email:
cdawood@umflint.edu
Housing and Resdential Life

Clark Dawood

Associate Director of Housing

Clark Dawood is the Associate Director of Housing & Residential Life (HRL) and provides leadership for the housing, office and ooperation services. Clark’s goal is to make your UM Flint home a comfortable, clean, and safe environment that supports your academic success and personal growth. He supervises a talented and dedicated staff who assign students to housing; manage, clean and maintain our two Residence Halls, operate one-stop Housing Front Desks where student staff provide services like mail/package delivery, guest check in, and can help residents learn more about what’s happening in the halls and on campus. Clark is also responsible HRL’s Guest and Conference Housing program.

 

A Michigan native, Clark graduated from Albion College with a Bachelor of Arts in English, and he also holds a Master’s of Education degree from the University of Maryland in Counseling and Student Development. The majority of Clark’s 20 year career in Student Affairs and Housing were spent in California at the University of San Francisco, The Art Institute of San Francisco, and Stanford University where he was the Associate Dean of Residence Education.

 

When he’s not on campus Clark is likely on an adventure with his niece and nephews, introducing his partner to the mitten, or exploring new hiking and kayaking spots with his dog Mel.

Phone:
810-237-6571
Email:
mmatlock@umflint.edu
Housing and Resdential Life

M.D. Matlock

Associate Director of Residential Life

Martha (M.D.) Matlock is the Associate Director of Residential Life in the Office of Housing and Residential Life. M.D. manages the day-to-day residential components of living on campus and strives to ensure that students are having a comfortable and enjoyable living experience. She supervises the residential life staff within the communities.

M.D.’s academic achievements include a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Psychology with a minor in Sociology as well as her Masters of Science degree in College Student Personnel Services & Administration from the University of Central Arkansas, in Conway Arkansas. Prior to her arrival at University of Michigan-Flint, she was the Assistant Director for Residence Education at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. M.D. started her career in Higher Education at The University of Georgia as a Residence Hall Director.  

Outside of her career, M.D. enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, shopping, watching reality TV, and cheering on those Georgia Bulldogs and Dallas Cowboys!

Phone:
8102376571
Email:
trevera@umflint.edu
Housing and Resdential Life

Trever Allcock

Area Coordinator

Trever Allcock is the Area Coordinator in the Office of Housing and Residential Life. Trever recruits, encourages, and trains the resident assistants through a lead-by-example approach. He supervises and coordinates with the resident assistants of First Street and Riverfront to make sure everyone has a phenomenal experience living on campus.

 

Trever’s academic achievements include a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Criminal Justice with an emphasis in Forensic Science from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville. He has a Master of Social Work from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay where he focused on supporting young adults to long-term success. Prior to his arrival at University of Michigan-Flint, he was the community development intern and a resident assistant for the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay.

 

Outside of his career, Trever enjoys spending time playing various trading card games, traveling, reading fantasy novels, and various other geeky things such as modeling or watching anime!

Phone:
810-237-6571
Email:
astraley@umflint.edu
Housing and Resdential Life

Alex Straley

Housing Coordinator

Alex Straley is the Housing Coordinator in the Office of Housing and Residential Life. She has worked in the world of Housing and Residential Life since 2012 when she began her career at the University of British Columbia. She returned to the States to complete her Master of Arts degree in Administrative Science with a Student Affairs Certificate from Saginaw Valley State University while she was a Resident Director there. She joined us in Flint in the private student-housing sector in 2015 and transitioned to the University in 2016. She enjoys meeting our students during Orientation and helping them integrate into the campus community each semester.

In her spare time, Alex enjoys practicing yoga and going to Red Wings games.