Dean of Student Office Staff

Mission Statement

Using our Catholic and Dominican charisms of prayer, study, community and service, the student affairs team facilitates holistic development guided by the principles and theories of student development.

Alicia A. Lloyd, M.Ed
Dean of Students
Phone: (616) 632-2455
Alicia comes from a strong background of supporting underrepresented students both academically and socially in their higher education journies. Prior to becoming Dean of Students, Alicia served as the Director of the Center for Diversity, Inclusion & Equity at Aquinas and was a Special Advisor to the President. Alicia works to create an inclusive community of respect at Aquinas College. She received both a Bachelor of Science and Master of Higher Education degree from Grand Valley State University. In her free time, you'll find Alicia watching movies, spending time with family and friends, and frequenting her favorite restaurants in Grand Rapids.


Mallory Miller, M.Ed.
Assistant Dean of Student Life/Title IX Coordinator
Phone: (616) 632-2076
Mallory enjoys engaging students in the exploration of identity, social justice advocacy, and identifying methods to positively impact their communities. She received her undergraduate degree from the Residential College in the Arts and Humanities from Michigan State University and completed a Master of Higher Education from Grand Valley State University. Mallory enjoys cooking, backpacking, and playing board games in her free time. 


David Durkee, M.S.
Assistant Dean of Residential Experience & Student Conduct
Office Location: Regina Hall #009
Phone: (616) 732-4479



Sharon Smith, MSW, LCSW, ACSW
Director, Counseling, Health, and Wellness Services
Phone: (616) 632-2902


Admin Assistant TBD