Ronald Trunzo

Associate Director, Residential Life and Judicial Affairs
Phone: 607-274-3141
Office: East Tower 2001, Ithaca, NY 14850

As the Associate Director, I assist the Director in providing leadership for the Residential Life and Judicial Affairs departments.  My responsibilities include:

  • Supervision of two Assistant Directors for Staff & Programs and the Assistant Director for Residential Education
  • Resident Assistant (RA) recruitment, selection and training
  • Residence Director (RD) recruitment, selection and training
  • Coordination of the Residential Learning Communities Program
  • Oversight of the First-Year Residential (FYRE) Experience Program
  • Residence Hall Student Learning Outcomes
  • Residence Hall Association (RHA) and National Residence Hall Honorary (NRHH)
  • Department assessment
  • Strategic planning

Professional interests include diversity, inclusion & social justice, student development theory, and sustainability. In my free time I enjoy gardening, playing piano and organ, home improvement projects, cooking, and hiking in the beautiful Ithaca area.    

Bachelor of Arts in Music, 1993

Hobart College  

Master of Music, Music History and Literature, 1995
Northwestern University  

Master of Education, Higher Education Administration, 2003
University of Massachusetts Amherst