meet the staff

we are here to help you!

Our dedicated team of managers, maintenance staff, support staff and resident assistants are here to assist you with all of your basic needs, answer questions and ensure your student village is a comfortable, safe and exciting place to live.

Angela Neal

General Manager

How long you’ve been working at University Park: Since January 2013 Hometown: Abilene, TX Something you love doing or a hobby: Reading books, watching movies and TV, traveling and spending time with my husband and daughter. Why you love working at University Park: I enjoy working with college students and helping them mature and develop as members of their community. And I love ACU!

Laura Lara Laredo

Bookkeeper

Haley Johnson

Director of Leasing

Richard Pohle

Maintenance Supervisor

Kendra Thomas

Assistant Director of Residence Life

How long you’ve been working at University Park: Since August 2014 Hometown: Lawton, OK Something you love doing or a hobby: cooking, spending time with friends Why you love working at University Park: I love the opportunity to interact with residents and enjoy planning programs for them.

Richard Hernandez

Maintenance Assistant

How long you’ve been working at University Park: Since 2006 Hometown: Abilene, TX Something you love doing or a hobby: Watching the Dallas Cowboys Why you love working here: I love working for a company that not only has tangible benefits but also the benefits of working with great students.

Aaron Salcido

Resident Assistant

My name is Aaron and I am a transfer student from Mountain View, CA. I am majoring in Business Management. I enjoy watching and playing sports.

Simone Leonard

Resident Assistant

I am a Senior Psychology major from Maple Grove, MN. My three nerd outs include British television, black and white movies, and anything to do with the Fall season.

Michael Surber

Resident Assistant

I am a senior nursing major at Abilene Christian University! A couple of my hobbies are playing ultimate frisbee, and having deep conversations with the people around me.

Veronica Whitt

Resident Assistant

I'm a second year Graduate student pursuing a Master of Arts degree in Global Service. I was born and raised in Cebu, Philippines where my parents were missionaries. My hobbies and interests include cooking, photography, listening to music, playing the guitar, karaoke, watching food network, being outdoors. I'm very passionate about reaching out to international students and learning about different cultures. And I'm super excited about being an RA at University Park!