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Yolanda Castillo-Appollonio (she/her/hers)

Senior Associate Dean and Director of Student Conduct & Community Standards

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(401) 863-2653

Graduate Center E, Fourth Floor 42 Charlesfield Street

Yolanda supervises and manages the Office of Student Conduct & Community Standards. She is a Brown alumna with an AB in Sociology and a law degree from Northeastern University School of Law. Prior to joining Brown professionally in 2004, Yolanda practiced law for six years, concentrating in domestic violence and family law in addition to housing, disability, and immigration issues. As part of her director duties, Yolanda chairs upper level hearings, facilitates the Monday Morning Meeting with campus stakeholders to review weekend incidents, and represents the office in campus meetings to promote our work and educate the campus community. She lives with her husband, daughter, and two dog sons and loves to do crossword puzzles and take Disney cruises with her family.

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Kirsten Wolfe (she/her/hers)

Associate Dean and Assistant Director of Student Conduct & Community Standards

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(401) 863-2653

Graduate Center E, Fourth Floor 42 Charlesfield Street

Kirsten joined the office in November 2013 as an Assistant Dean after six and a half years in residence life and student conduct at other institutions. She holds a BA in Psychology and an MA in Cultural Studies of Sport and Athletic Administration from the University of Iowa. Currently, Kirsten focuses on conducting investigations and Dean’s Hearings and works with the new restorative justice program. Outside of these duties, she is also interested in Title IX and gender equity issues and social justice issues more broadly. In her spare time, she likes to comb the beaches of Rhode Island for interesting stones and sea glass with her jewelry artist wife, take deep dives into random subjects for hours, and try to catch their cat in funny poses so she can make him an internet star.

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Assistant Dean of Student Conduct & Community Standards

Graduate Center E, Fourth Floor 42 Charlesfield Street

Love Wallace

Love Wallace (she/her/hers)

Assistant Dean of Student Conduct & Community Standards

401-863-2653

Graduate Center E, Fourth Floor 42 Charlesfield Street

Love joined the office in Fall 2020 after seven years in residence life at Ursinus College, Creighton University, University of Connecticut, and College of the Holy Cross. She holds a BA and an MA in Political Science from Villanova University. Love will be the primary data manager for the office and will oversee most of the case management in addition to conducting investigations and hearings and participating in restorative processes. She is an avid reader, usually averaging over 100 books per year, and was a casino table games dealer in a previous life.

Jessica Kilgore

Jessica Kilgore (she/her/hers)

Assistant Dean of Student Conduct

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(401) 863-2653

Graduate Center E, Fourth Floor 42 Charlesfield Street

Jessica came to Brown in December 2020 after working in residence life & housing at College of the Holy Cross, Miami University (of Ohio), and Walla Walla University. She holds a BA in History and an MA in Counseling Psychology from Walla Walla University. Jessica will conduct Administrative and Dean's Review Meetings, complete investigations, and work on special projects. Jessica enjoys spending time at home with her husband and cat. She also loves to travel and explore local restaurants, bakeries, and coffee shops.

Shea Middleton

Shea Middleton (he/him/his)

Assistant Dean of Student Conduct

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(401) 863-2653

Graduate Center E, Fourth Floor 42 Charlesfield Street

Shea joined Brown after working in residential life at Springfield College, Cornell University, and most recently the University of Connecticut. Shea holds a BS in Biological Sciences from the University of Connecticut and an MEd in Student Personnel Administration in Higher Education from Springfield College. Shea loves to swim and is passionate about educating communities of color on how to swim and water safety. Shea also enjoys listening and discovering new music; recommendations are always welcomed!

Katey Wright

Katey Wright (she/her/hers)

Student Conduct Coordinator and Case Manager

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(401) 863-2653

Graduate Center E, Fourth Floor 42 Charlesfield Street

Katey joined the office in Spring 2020 after working in residence education at University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. She holds a BA and MA in Psychology from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Katey will focus on Administrative Review Meetings and Dean's Review Meetings as well as database management, case follow-up, and other special projects. Katey enjoys watching the Red Sox with her husband and her cat.