Position: Senior Class President
Hometown: Rochester, Minnesota
Majors: International Relations, Political Science
What are your plans upon graduation? I’m a grad school hopeful. Currently, I’m applying to PhD programs in Sustainability and Community Development.
Other campus involvements: Theatre Simpson, APO (Honorary Theatre Fraternity), Model UN, Math Modeling Competition, First Year Program
Why are you involved in SGA? I’m involved in SGA because I want to make a difference at Simpson, as cliche as that sounds. Students need to have a voice. Being on SGA helps me amplify that voice.
Position: I am a senior senator on the Financial Advisory Committee.
Hometown: West Des Moines
Majors: Biology and philosophy
What are your plans upon graduation? Pending whether I am accepted, I plan to go to graduate school to do microbiology research.
Other campus involvements? At Simpson, I tutor and work in the biology department.
Why are you involved in SGA? I am in SGA because I want to be more involved with budgetary decisions and promote student interests on campus.
Position: Senior Class Senator
Hometown: Boone, Iowa
Majors: Mathematics and Biology
What are your plans upon graduation? Go to graduate school to study bio-mathematics
Other campus involvements: Cross Country, Track, and The Acorn
Why are you involved in SGA? To make a difference in the lives of students by keeping them informed and engaged on campus as well as acting as a liaison to make sure faculty and staff are aware of their needs.
Position: Senior senator
Hometown: Norwalk, Iowa
What are your plans upon graduation?
I plan to attend seminary after my time at Simpson, to hopefully receive a Master degree in Divinity (M.Div.)
Other campus involvements: President of Environmental Awareness Club (EAC), Chapel Intern of Mission & Outreach in the Religious Life Community (RLC), Wesley Service Scholar Leader (WSS), CampusConnect mentor for Student Support Services (SSS).
Why are you involved in SGA? I decided to run for SGA because I am passionate about being a voice for students in the Simpson College community who are interested in the environment, and interested in ways to reduce Simpson’s carbon footprint. I hope I can help Simpson’s community to move in a direction that is more environmentally conscience.