Meet The Staff










Tim Reilly

Director of Residential Life


Timothy W. Reilly is the Director of Residential Life and is responsible for the overall supervision of the Residential Life department. Originally from Long Island, NY, he earned a bachelor's in Political Science from the Catholic University of America and a Master's in Higher Education Administration from Old Dominion University. His wife Emily and him have three young children, Samuel, Patrick, and Maren. After work, he can be regularly seen with his kids on the baseball diamond, tennis court, or in the hockey rink.


Casey I. Mashburn

Assistant Director of Residential Life


Originally from Dalton, Georgia, he earned his Bachelor of Science in Biology from Dalton State College and completed his Masters of Arts in Educational Leadership from the University of Central Florida. In his free time, he can be found watching TikToks or tending to his plants


William "Bill" Kilkenny

Operations Manager

Bill Kilkenny serves as our Operations Manager here in Residential Life. With over 30 years of construction experience, he ensures that the building is maintained to a high standard. Before joining the Roadrunner family he worked within Housing Facilities and Maintenance teams at both Emory and Georgia State University. Similar to Tim he grew up on Long Island (different generations) before moving his family to North Carolina and finally here to Georgia. He and his wife Kathy have two boys Nigel and Liam.


Kara E. Turner

Office Manager

Kara E. Turner serves as the Office Manager here in Mashburn hall and has been a resident since August 2018. Originally from Cartersville, she was active in Etowah Valley 4-H specializing in equestrian sports. At Dalton State she has been studying Repertory Therapy and will obtain her degree in May 2023.