Sunaina Kuhn

Sunaina Kuhn

Work experience

Work experience
Aug 2010 - Present

Staff Resident, First Street Towers

Purdue University
  • Led a staff of 8 resident assistants
  • Scheduled, supervised and led weekly staff meeting, and bi-weekly meetings with individual RA's
  • Hosted training sessions for new staff members about building a successful floor community
  • Participated in the hiring and termination processes
  • Addressed and documented disciplinary concerns and had follow up conversations with violators to gain a better understanding of why the policy was violated and what could be done to prevent this in the future
  • Provided team building and motivation through scheduled events outside of work
  • Met with general managers and residential life staff weekly to assess progress, setbacks and ways to address them, and new ideas to increase productivity
Aug 2009 - May 2010

Resident Assistant

Purdue Universtiy
  • Was responsible for the living experience and community building for 43 residents
  • Organized and implemented developmental programs for residents like effective study methods, handling stress, and safe sex programs
  • Responded to and addressed emergency situation that arose with my residents and also those that arose on other floors with other residents of the building
  • Addressed and documented policy violations
  • Provided peer counseling, referrals to appropriate departments and other resources
  • Encouraged resident initiatives like letting them plan programs for the floor, or representing the floor on club and residence hall committees


Aug 2008 - Present

Bachelor of Arts

Purdue Universtity

GPA: 4.89/4.0

Dean's List and Semester Honors (all semesters)

Aug 2007 - May 2008

Colorado College





Mac OS X

Good experience with other Mac applications: iMovie Final Cut Express HD iPhoto