DSA Staff Directory
Kathleen WhiteKathleen White Vice President for Student Affairs
Vice President for Student Affairs
Phone: (470) 578-6310
Location: KH 4413
Dr. White serves as Vice President for Student Affairs at Kennesaw State University. As the Divisional leader focused on assuring student success beyond the classroom she will oversee, manage, and direct the Universityâs Division of Student Affairs and provide campus-wide leadership in planning, integrating, and conducting co-curricular student programs and activities.
White also will collaborate across all areas and constituents within the university to enhance the student experience, including service to students, parents, alumni, community members, faculty, staff, and campus administrators. > more
Gloria Laureano FuentesGloria Laureano Fuentes Senior Associate Vice President for Student Affairs
Senior Associate Vice President for Student Affairs
Phone: (470) 578-2739
Location: KH 4418
Dr. Gloria Laureano is the Senior Associate Vice President for Student Affairs at Kennesaw State University. Her areas of responsibility include providing vision, leadership and supervision of the following units: Assessment and Strategic Planning, Center for Student Leadership, Student Advocacy, Student Engagement, and Strategic Initiatives.
Additional areas of responsibility include serving the Division of Student Affairs in support and upon consultation with the Vice President for Student Affairs. > more
Michael SanseviroMichael Sanseviro Associate Vice President and Dean of Students
Associate Vice President and Dean of Students
Phone: (470) 578-6367
Location: KH 4416
Dr. Michael L. Sanseviro was named Dean of Student Affairs in October 2010. Michael joined the KSU family as the first director of residence life in January 2004, establishing a new department at KSU. He served as interim dean prior to assuming the permanent role.
During his time as director of residence life at KSU, Michael established and provided the initial funding for the Residence Life Endowed Scholarship Fund, which provides scholarships to support housing expenses for incoming freshmen who enhance the diversity of the on-campus living experience and otherwise might not be able to afford campus housing. > more
Cara RayCara Ray Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs - Marietta Campus
Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs - Marietta Campus
Phone: (470) 578-6290
Location: A 230
Dr. Cara Ray is the Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs on the Marietta Campus. Her areas of responsibility include Marietta Campus student leadership, multicultural and student activities programs, and the Joe Mack Wilson Student Center. Together with staff in these areas, she works to create a Marietta Campus student affairs presence.
Dr. Ray supports the goals and programs of the Division of Student Affairs and serves on the Senior Leadership Council of the Division. > more
Brenda ArthurBrenda Arthur Executive Assistant
Candace HallCandace Hall Director of Fiscal Operations and Planning
Director of Fiscal Operations and Planning
Phone: (470) 578-2263
Location: KH 3436
Candace Hall serves as the strategic and financial advisor for the Division of Student Affairs. She supervises the Central Business Team, created in 2019 to meet the distinct financial needs of Student Affairs by providing expertise with budget management, purchasing, contracts, and Human Resources.
Candace has spent most of her career in higher education within financial management. Prior to joining the Division of Student Affairs in 2015, Candace worked at the University of Denver as the Fiscal Officer for the University Libraries. Candace served as the Business Manager for the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at Kennesaw State University from 2001-2011. She holds a Master of Arts degree in Professional Writing from Kennesaw State University, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from Stetson University.