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Executive Board

Executive Board officers, President, Vice President and Treasurer,  are elected by the Southeast student body and serve a 1-year term.

The President is the spokesperson for the Southeast student body and presides over executive board meetings. The president also has the power to appoint student representatives to the Faculty Senate and numerous other University standing committees.

The Vice President of the Student Government Association serves as the president of the Senate. The vice president acts as a liaison between the Senate and the executives, and also presides over all Senate meetings.

The Treasurer is the chief financial officer of the Student Government Association and presides over Funding Board.


  • Layla Bouzihay

    Position: President
    Year: Senior
    Major: Integrated Marketing Communication 

  • Professionally Shot Portrait of Nolan KnuppNolan Knupp

    Position: Vice President
    Year: Senior
    Major: Biology: Biomedical Sciences

  • Professionally Shot Portrait of Sophie MachenSophie Machen

    Position: Treasurer
    Year: Junior
    Major:  Social Studies Secondary Education

  • Kate Appleman

    Position: Secretary
    Year:  Senior
    Major: Biology: Biomedical Sciences

  • Professionally Shot Portrait of Alex AuckAlex Auck

    Position: Chief of Staff
    Year: Senior
    Major:  Business Administration 

  • Luke Collins

    Position: Parliamentarian

  • Professionally Shot Portrait of Joel PhilpottJoel Philpott

    Position: University Affairs Committee Chair
    Year: Junior
    Major: Finance and Entrepreneurship

  • Abbey Hammack

    Position: Student Issues Committee Chair
    Year: Senior
    Major: Political Science

  • Professionally Shot Portrait of Nur-E-Afra AnikaNur-E-Afra Anika

    Position: Diversity and Inclusion Chair
    Year: Senior
    Major: Electrical Engineering and Physics

  • Professionally Shot Portrait of Sidney SiebertSidney Siebert

    Position: Special Projects Committee Chair
    Year: Senior
    Major: Biology: Biomedical Sciences



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