Ayanna Bledsoe

Resident Director



Year Started at Puget Sound: 2012

Hometown: Santa Monica, CA

Education: B.A., Sociology and Spanish Literature from California State University, Domiguez Hills / M.A., Sociology from University of Connecticut

This is Ayanna's first year at Puget Sound. She is responsible for the wonderful communities of students in Langlow House, Regester Hall, Seward Hall, and Trimble Hall. As a Resident Director, Ayanna is committed to making sure that the students she works with feel supported both academically and personally.

Before coming to the University of Puget Sound, Ayanna worked as a Resident Director for the Office of Housing and Residence Life at Western Connecticut State University (WCSU). During her time at WCSU, Ayanna worked predominately with first year students and the Inter-Residence Hall Association. Ayanna’s enthusiasm for Residence Life began when she was a graduate student working as a Resident Assistant the University of Connecticut. When she is not busy working, you can find Ayanna exploring the Tacoma/Seattle area.

Ayanna’s office is located on the first floor of Regester Hall Room 103 and she loves visitors. Whether you have a question, need to talk, Ayanna would be happy to have you stop by!