Maggie Gillespie received the Evelyn A. Wallington Advisor of the Year award at the annual regional business meeting for the Residence Hall Association and National Residence Hall Honorary. The award recognizes outstanding service by an individual advisor who has gone above and beyond their job description while serving in an advising capacity to a residence hall leadership group. The award is for the SAACURH (South Atlantic Affiliate of College and University Residence Halls) Region, which includes all of the residence hall associations on all of the campuses in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.
Gillespie is a second-year coordinator for residence life in Cone Residence Hall. She also serves as one of the advisors to the Residence Hall Association.