Community Representative

Chelsea Ricker

Name: Chelsea Ricker

Year: Sophomore

Studying: Nursing major

Position: Community Representative

How long have you been on Senate: This is my second year on Senate.

Why did you join Senate: I joined Senate because of the endless amounts of connects that can be made. I love working with other women and it also allows me to strengthen my leadership skills.

Favorite study spot on campus: My favorite study spot is Alcuin.

Other activities on campus: Other activities I am involved in are Chamber Choir, Benedictine friends, liturgical music, and intercultural lead! 


Community Representative Duties:

  • Have one vote.
  • Attend all Alumnae Board Committee meetings.
  • Act as a liaison between the Saint Ben’s Senate, CSB students and alumnae, Sisters of Saint Benedict and St. Joseph community.
  • Coordinate the annual Feast of Saint Benedict event in collaboration with a Saint Ben’s Senate committee and director of CSB Campus Ministry.
  • Coordinate the annual Bennie Day event in collaboration with a Saint Ben’s Senate committee and director of Alumnae Relations.
  • Regulate Bennie Day shirt sales during and after the annual Bennie Day event.
  • Develop a working relationship with Mayor of St. Joseph
  • Attend St. Joseph City Council meetings as needed.
  • Coordinate an annual community service event with a Saint Ben’s Senate committee.
  • Attend all Bookstore Advisory Board meetings.