Mr. Jon McIlvaine is the Residential Learning Coordinator for the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets. He received his bachelor’s degree in communications from Temple University in Philadelphia and his master’s degree in higher education and student development from Taylor University in Indiana.
Since 2015, Mr. McIlvaine has worked in the Division of Student Affairs in the Office of Housing and Residence Life. He spent two years serving as the Residential Learning Coordinator in Pritchard Hall and for the SERVE Living Learning Community.
Mr. McIlvaine will serve the Corps as a liaison and advocate to Housing and Residence Life, provide support and connections to academic and co-curricular resources on and off campus, and assist in cadet leader training, including Commander Residential Advisor training.
In addition, he will partner with Deputy Commandants and staff in various cadet learning activities. As a Residential Learning Coordinator, Mr. McIlvaine lives in an apartment in New Cadet Hall and his office is in Pearson Hall.
He is married to Hayley McIlvaine, who serves as the Keystone Experience Coordinator in the Division of Student Affairs.