Patricia A. Leahey-Hays

Assistant Director for Residential Life and Housing

Paresky Center Rm 219
At Williams since 2012

Normal Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Supervisor: Doug Schiazza (Director)


B.A. Eastern Connecticut State University, Public Policy & Government (1999)
M.B.A. Sacred Heart University, Business Administration (2005)

Areas of Expertise

As one of two Assistant Directors working closely together, Patty is responsible for providing opportunities for students to explore their leadership and identity development through advisement of student leaders, students associated with the College’s upperclass residential program, as well as giving direction & leadership to student housing-related issues & processes. She works especially closely with North & West Campus residential areas, as well as the Williams After Dark & Lyceum committees.

Patty co-chairs the Upperclass Residential Life Advisory Committee (URLAC), and serves on the Event Review & Logistics (ERL) group.