Student Life Staff


Director of Student Life

The Director of Student Life position is currently vacant. Please check out the job posting at the following link:


Richard Sommer 

Student Life Special Projects

Richard joined the Grays Harbor College team in January 2020 having supporting Student Life on various special projects. Richard is received his bachelor degree from  Central Washington University and his Judis Doctor degree from the University of Idaho College of Law. He brings with him passion for assisting students, restorative justice, and student empowerment.

Strengths: Maximizer | Ideation | Input | Woo | Positivity

Mitchell Margaris

Esports and Student Life Specialist

Mitch joined the Student Life team in July 2021 to oversee and support our Esports program. He graduated in 2019 with his Bachelors of Applied Science in Teacher Education from GHC, having already completed his Associates Degree before joining the teaching program. As a student, he was involved in student life, serving as President of the Associated Students of Grays Harbor College (GHC). Mitch brings an excitement for supporting students, expanding the Esports program, and cheering on the Seattle Mariners.