Colby Chaput is the residence director of Strout Hall. Originally from Swanzey, he graduated from SNHU with a bachelor’s degree in justice studies. He is pursuing his master’s degree in higher education administration. He lives on campus year-round in Strout Hall with his girlfriend, Caroline, and cat, Winston.

He enjoys being adventurous by hiking, snorkeling, climbing, and eating crazy things. He also enjoys cooking and exploring different flavors in the kitchen. His office is located right off of the Family Room.

Martin Higgins, from Bedford, is finishing his criminal justice degree. He’s originally from Waltham, Mass., has visited more than 30 states, and can “bark like a dog.” His favorite things include coffee runs Dunkin’ Donuts, playing ice and street hockey, and listening to music. He’s in room 223.

Jon Demers, from Berlin, is pursuing a sports management degree with hopes to be a coach, scout, or athletic director. He enjoys playing sports and plays baseball for NHTI. 

Emily Gerade is enrolled in the general studies program and working to become an ultrasound technician. SHe loves dogs, photography, and spending time with family and friends. Her favorite TV show is “Friends.” She is in room 307.

Brycen Hill is in his third year studying criminal justice with a special interest in homeland security. He lives in North Conway and enjoys going to the lake, hitting the gym, listening to music and playing video games. He is in room 124.

Desire Upton, from Litchfield, is in her third year at NHTI and majoring in business with a potential transfer to Plymouth State University to finish her degree. She loves to cook and participate in outdoors activities. Her favorite color is white.