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Office of Student Conduct & Conflict Resolution

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Meet our Team

Dana Broadnax Director


As Director in the Office of Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution, Ms. Broadnax serves as Chief Conduct Administrator, investigator, an advisor to the Student Community Board, a trained mediator, and a strong promoter of The Student Promise. Dana is passionate about her work in the OSCCR because it allows her the privilege to work with students through self-exploration, accountability, ethical decision-making, and examining their experience through a lens of Jesuit values and Restorative Justice. Ms. Broadnax's professional mission is to foster a citizenship of community trustees; thoughtful, ethical, and just leaders. She is a proud graduate from James Madison University in Virginia where she received two degrees,  B.B.A. in Computer Information Systems and M.Ed. in College Student Personnel Administration. When she's not in the office, Dana enjoys exploring Chicago's phenomenal music scene, road-trips, and learning new things.

Jeff Gardner Coordinator


Jeff Gardner serves as a Coordinator in the Office of Student Conduct & Conflict Resolution.  In this role, Jeff serves as a conduct administrator and mediator, and he also provides supervision for student workers in the office.  In addition, Jeff provides direct support and training for critical partnerships with Residence Life and Student Activities & Greek Affairs to ensure the development of learning-centered and responsible communities aligned with Loyola University Chicago’s Jesuit mission.   Prior to Loyola, Jeff served in Student Conduct at Virginia Tech coordinating student conduct committees and collaborating with student organizations.  He earned his B.A. in Urban & Regional Planning from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and M.S. in Higher Education from Florida State University.  In his free time, Jeff enjoys running along the lakefront, biking, and exploring neighborhoods around Chicago.
Jess Landis Coordinator

As Coordinator in the Office of Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution, Jessica serves as a conduct administrator and trained mediator, working with students to navigate conflict. She earned her B.A. from John Carroll University and M.A. from the University of Cincinnati. Jessica supervises the department’s Graduate Assistant, supports the Graduate Assistant in supervising the Student Community Board, and loves to facilitate workshops and trainings if you’re looking for a presenter! Before coming to Loyola, Jessica served as a mediator in the University of Cincinnati’s Office of the University Ombuds and later worked in Student Affairs at Case Western Reserve University’s Weatherhead School of Management. As a graduate of Jesuit education, Jessica is committed to guiding students through reflection to examine their actions, impact, and values. Originally from Ohio, Jessica loves exploring all things Chicago.

Mary Rinaldi  Administrative Assistant

Mary Rinaldi is the administrative assistant to the OSCCR. If you need to pay a fine, have questions about your service hours, sanctions, dean's recommendation forms, the final review process, or any other matter regarding the conduct process, feel free to contact her. She can also assist in making appointments with hearing officers or the Dean of Students.

Ali Reimel  Graduate Assistant
   Ali is the Graduate Assistant in the Office of Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution. In her role, she advises the Student Community Board, hears cases of the alleged student misconduct, and plans programs and events promoting The Student Promise. She is a Chicago-land native and graduated from DePaul University with a BA in Psychology and is currently seeking her M.Ed. in Higher Education here at Loyola. Previously, Ali worked for her sorority as leadership consultant, advising members, working with volunteers, and partnering with University administrators at schools all over the country. She is passionate about creating space for personal growth and reflection in each choice, as well as providing students with opportunities to live out Loyola’s Jesuit values.


Office of Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution · Division of Student Development
Centennial Forum Student Union 112 · 1032 W. Sheridan Road · Chicago, IL 60660 · 773.508.8890

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