The Student Engagement Center is an intentionally designed space with staff who work diligently to engage students outside of the classroom. The SEC provides opportunities and experiences that enhance the student experience, promote leadership development, collaborate with community partners to create service projects, and many other exciting opportunities to grow and explore.

GET IN touch with the SEC!

  • Visit: Brock Commons – 2nd Floor
  • Email:
  • Call: 804.752.3205

Teams and connections

In the SEC, you will find staff who work with students on the following cross-functional teams:

So what can you do with the SEC?

  • Celebrate some of RMC’s favorite traditions, like the Activities Carnival and Camptown.
  • Be part of planning programs through the Common Activities Board and Multicultural Programming Board, student groups that supports major events and inclusive programs across campus.
  • Lead a club or organization. The SEC is where you get support, guidance, meeting space, and resources for your club – and where you can register to start something new!
  • Join fraternities and sororities and be part of the cooperative groups that lead them such as the Inter-Fraternity Council (IFC) and College Panhellenic Council (CPC).
  • Create and promote service project opportunities with the Serve program and our signature service days, the Big Event and Macon a Difference Day.
  • Learn more about campus housing programs and residence hall leadership opportunities with the Residence Life Team
  • Connect to faith and wellness programs or counseling through the Chaplain’s Office.

meet the team Student Engagement Center

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James McGhee, Ed.D.

Associate Vice President for Student Affairs and Associate Dean of Students

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Sara Weinstein, Ed.d

Assistant Dean of Students

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TJ Horan

Director of Student Life

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Elizabeth Simmons

Senior Coordinator of Student Life

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Taylor Cox

Coordinator of Inclusive Engagement and Outdoor Programs

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Summie Bledsoe

Area Coordinator

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Harley Hess

Area Coordinator – First Year and Special Interest Housing

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Carmen Swafford

SEC Operations Coordinator

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Carin Bublitz

Director of Esports

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Kendra Grimes

Chaplain & Director of Church Relations