Community Representative


Kistacia Thompson

Name: Kistacia Thompson

Year: Junior

Position: Community Representative

Studying: Biology / Pre-med

Why did you join senate: I looked at senate as an avenue for me to accomplish a few major things- to positively contribute to the Saint Ben’s community, to move past my comfort zone and be a voice for those that share their issues and hopes with me and to travel along a path that would allow me to act upon a passion of mine while completing my major.

How long have you been on Senate: One semester- Spring 2018

Favorite study spot on campus: Alcuin Library

Other activities on campus: Biology TA. Pre-Med Club. Junior Co-Chair Archipelago Association. SHA Program.

Email: [email protected]

Community Representative Duties:

  • Have one vote.
  • Attend all Alumnae Board Committee meetings and develop a working relationship with the director of the Alumnae Association.
  • 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 once a month.
  • Coordinate an annual community service event with a Saint Ben’s Senate committee.
  • Attend all Bookstore Advisory Board meetings.
  • Receive a $250 stipend per semester.