Hometown: Lino Lakes, MN
Major/Minor: Political Science & Hispanic Studies
How many years on Senate: First Year
Senate position: Upperclass Representative
Explanation of position: I help facilitate communication between the upperclassmen and the administration. I answer questions and listen for concerns from students.
Why you joined Senate: I wanted to learn how the univeristies work together to accomplish common goals and be a part of making CSB and SJU a fantastic place. I also have a lot of ideas and did not know how to execute them. In this position I hope to be able to help other students who have concerns to bring them forward.
Other activities/involvement on campus: Service Chair for Alpha Kappa Sigma and Career Assistant in the Career Resource Center
Favorite class and why: Matt Lindstrom's Sustainable Urban Development class. It developed a new passion of mine and helped define a potential career path.
Favorite study spot: The Nest or Sexton
Upperclass Representative Duties:
A. Have one vote.
B. Be a member of the junior or senior class.
C. Represent the interests of on-campus senior and junior classes, including off campus students.
D. Communicate SBS issues to the junior and senior classes.
E. Be a member of the Student Life Policies Committee.
F. Keep in regular contact with the Director of Residential Life.
G. Be a member of the Food Service Advisory Board.
H. Be a member of the Food Service Appeals Committee.
I. Meet with the Chief of Physical Plant and Facilities.
J. Attend St. Joseph City Council meetings in the absence of the Community Representative.
K. Serve as liaison to the Joint Events Council (JEC) and the Saint Ben’s Senate.
L. Serve as a member of the Building and Grounds Committee on the Board of Trustees.