Student Affairs

Daphne Davis
Dean of Students

[email protected]

Prior to St. Andrews, Dean Davis has heled the role as Assistant Dean of Students at North Carolina Central University in Durham, NC.  She comes to us with extensive experience and engagement in student affairs, including retention, academic advising, planning, project management, Title IX counseling, as well as in recruiting and admissions.  Prior to her role at NCCU, she was Student Service Director at Coker University, undergraduate admissions counselor at Coker University, and admissions assistant at Florence-Darlington Technical College.  

A native of Florence, SC, Daphne holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Psychology from Limestone University, a Master of Science in Leadership from Trident University International and is enrolled in the Ph.D. in Educational Leadership degree program at Trident University International.

Contact Daphne regarding any aspect of Student Affairs.

Mary Cross
Director of Student Life

[email protected]

A native of Middleburg, FL, Mary Cross graduated from St. Andrews University in 2015. Since graduating, Cross assisted in coaching the SAU softball team and was the Resident Director in Wilmington Hall for 3 years.

Mary took on the Director of Housing and Residence Life position in the Summer of 2019, overseeing the Resident Directors, Resident Assistants, and campus-wide housing and residence life. She earned her Master’s of Education from St. Andrews in December of 2021. Then, in the Spring of 2022, she was named the Director of Student Life.

Contact Mary regarding Residence Life and Housing.