Davinah Simmons

Resident Director, Hillside

Dave Simmons, Hillsid

davs@berkeley.edu | 510-642-9704

Davinah grew up in Southern California and attended Cal Poly Pomona where she received her bachelor's degree in Liberal Studies and Spanish Linguistics. After graduating, she went on to receive a master's degree in College Counseling and Student Development at Azusa Pacific University. She has worked in Residence Life at Cal Poly Pomona, Northwestern University, and Seattle Pacific University. Davinah's professional passions are identity formation, women's issues, enhancing the residential experience, and fostering inclusivity on college campuses. In her spare time you can find her taking day trips, exploring new places through food, and hiking with her dog, Howie.