Meet your RAs

Renee Watkins College of Art Resident AdvisorRenee

Renee is from Atlanta, Georgia. She majors in interior design with a focus on residential design. This will be her third year at Watkins, and she has loved every minute of it. She spends her free time listening to music and hanging out with friends. She loves trying new things and is always ready to have a good time.

Natalie, Watkins College of Art Resident AdvisorNatalie

Natalie is from Franklin, Tennessee, and this is her second year at Watkins. She is majoring in graphic design with a concentration in illustration. When she is not making art, she is probably reading, hiking, or re-watching The Office. She also loves finding new music to listen to, and her tastes can range anywhere from Simon and Garfunkel to Tame Impala.

Wyl, Watkins College of Art Resident AdvisorWyl

Wyl is a graphic design major from Morristown, Tennessee. He enjoys a ton of music, from The Gorillaz and Florence and the Machine to Turisas and everything in between. He likes sci-fi, horror, and fantasy books, video games, and movies. He also has a passion for plants and tea. He is always exploring and trying new things.

Miranda, Watkins College of Art Resident AdvisorMiranda

Miranda was born in the snowy land of Minot​, ​North Dakota and raised in the sweltering heat of Abilene​, ​Texas. She majors in ​graphic ​design with a concentration in ​i​llustration. If not drawing or doing projects, you can find her watching anime and reading manga. Her favorite animal is the goat.

Ruby, Watkins College of Art Resident AdvisorRuby

Ruby is from Austin, Texas and her major is fine art. She is a lover of all animals, but especially cats. According to Ruby, she is probably the biggest fan of David Bowie you’ll ever meet. In her free time, she enjoys reading, drinking tea, and both board games and video games.