Housing and Residence Life

Meet the Staff

Housing Staff


425.640.1080 | housing@edcc.edu

Office: Rainier Place Residence Hall, 19920 68th Avenue West, Lynnwood, WA 98036

Mailing address: Attn: Housing Office, 20000 68th Avenue West, Lynnwood, WA 98036

Luke Botzheim

Luke Botzheim, Housing Director
425.640.1946 | luke.botzheim@edcc.edu

Manages the Residence Halls and Homestay Program. Works closely with International Student Services, agents abroad, the community, and other college departments to assure program success.

Perry Gibson

Perry Gibson, Homestay Coordinator and Associate Director
425.640.1063 | perry.gibson@edcc.edu

Arranges Homestay student placements and works closely with the students and families who have questions or concerns.

Christine Smith

Christine Smith, Finance Coordinator
425.640.1080 | christine.smith@edcc.edu

Works on all payments/financial issues of Sophie Court, Spencer Court, and Homestay (student and host family payments).

Victoria Callahan

Victoria Callahan, Coordinator for Residential Education (CRE)
425.640.1947 | victoria.callahan@email.edcc.edu

Supervises the Resident Assistants (RAs), and is in charge of: RA training, student board, policy enforcement, orientation, roommate concerns and schedules room tours.

Andrea Gabriel

 Andrea Gabriel, Coordinator for Residential Education (CRE)
425.640.1717 | andrea.gabriel@email.edcc.edu

Supervises our International Mentors (IMs) for the Homestay Program and works closely with Victoria Callahan (CRE for Residence Halls) to plan Housing events and share an on-call phone for Housing Emergencies.

Pam Glass

Pam Glass, Front Desk Manager
425.640.1080 | pamela.glass@email.edcc.edu

Greets all guests of the office, provides information about the department, and answers inquiries about the different Housing programs.

Kathy Sivori

Kathy Sivori, Homestay Visit Representative

Visits homes to assure they are ready for placement of students and helps with special projects.


Nick McKay

Nick McKay, Building Manager for Rainier Place
425.672.7630 | nmckay@blantonturner.com

Blanton Turner Leasing Office for Rainier Place (not a college employee) — Responsible for student leases and the building maintenance. Works for Lorig (private leasing and managing office), but works closely with the college Housing team to assure the safety and wellbeing of students in Rainier Place.

Resident Assistants

Resident Assistants (RAs):
RAs are Edmonds Community College students who live in the residence halls. They help students adjust to life at EdCC, respond to emergencies, and help build community in the residence halls.

International Mentors

International Mentors (IMs):
IMs are Edmonds CC Students that help support students living in our Homestay Program. They are assigned groups of new students each quarter to connect with and also partner with the RAs to coordinate our Living Learning Communities.


Students and staff members who help the Housing Office to pick up new students at the airport during arrival days and take students to special off-campus events throughout the year.