Eric Benn is the Assistant Director of Residence Life and also the Residence Hall Director for North Hall. He has been working at NHTI since the fall of 2013 and has slowly integrated himself into the campus community, getting involved in many aspects of the institution. Eric hails from Rhode Island, and graduated from Plymouth State University in 2010 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, focusing on Film & Media Studies. Eric is now in pursuit of his Master’s Degree through Southern New Hampshire University, studying Organizational Leadership.
Eric is the co-advisor to the Campus Activities Board student organization, which focuses on programming and entertainment for the campus community, and currently serves as the Maine/New Hampshire district coordinator for the Northeast Association for College and University Housing Officers. In his spare time, Eric is an avid movie and television show watcher, specifically a Marvel Cinematic Universe enthusiast. He also enjoys spending quality time with his partner Joe and their two pets, Rumple and Sadie.
Luis Cortes is from Lawrence, Massachusetts. He graduated from Whittier Technical Institute in 2014. Luis is a bilingual student whose first language is Spanish. This is his third semester as a Resident Assistant and first semester as Head Resident Assistant. He is currently in Dental Assisting. Some of the things Luis enjoys are working with kids, playing sports, bowling, and meeting new people. He is always open for any new ideas. Luis is looking forward to helping students be successful this semester as well as meeting new people.
Sophie Castillo is currently enrolled in the Early Childhood Education program. This is her second-semester attending NHTI and her first semester as a Resident Assistant. She is from Honduras, and her first language is Spanish. She loves horseback riding and watching movies. If you ever have questions or just want to learn some Spanish and/or hang out feel free to stop by her room in 223.
Delani Murphy is going into her second year in General Studies and first year as a Resident Assistant. Her two big hobbies include art and video games, and you’ll find that she will delve into either of those whenever she has free time. She may come off as shy in the beginning but loves hanging out and talking to everyone. Delani hopes she can develop strong relationships with her residents and make this an enjoyable year for them.
Daniel Campbell is from Jaffrey, New Hampshire. This is his second semester at NHTI and first as an RA. His big interests include reading, movie watching, video games, and camping; and he will talk about any and all of those to anyone! Dan is hoping to have a fun and enjoyable semester!