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Sadie Polson

Chief of Staff

K-State Student Union 114
scpolson@ksu.edu
Chief of Staff Responsibilities
  • Coordinates the activities and meetings of Cabinet and advises Cabinet members
  • Assists the Student Body President and Vice President in pushing initiatives
  • Conducts communication between the Student Body President, Vice President, and Cabinet members
 

Alex Hornung

Academic Affairs Director

K-State Student Union 114
alexhornung@ksu.edu
Academic Affairs Director Responsibilities
  • Acts as the executive branch's voice on issues that are particularly academic in nature
  • Research issues, including, evaluating the effectiveness of our current TEVAL system, responding to issues related to academic advising, and more
 

Dalton Willbrant

Athletics Liaison

K-State Student Union 114
dwill17@ksu.edu
Athletics Liaison Responsibilities
  • Represents the interests and concerns of the student body to K-State Athletics
  • Will keep up to date on current issues regarding K-State Athletics and report to the Student Body President and Vice President
  • Works to maintain positive public relations between athletics, students, and the national perception of K-State Athletics, in order to maintain the level of excellence expected in representation of Kansas State University and K-State Athletics
 

Ayana Belk

Campus Unity Director

K-State Student Union 114
ayanabelk@ksu.edu
 
 

Billy Croslow

Graduate Student Council Liaison

K-State Student Union 114
bcroslow@ksu.edu
Graduate School Student Council Liaison Responsibilities
  • Serves both the executive branch and Graduate Student Council
  • Provides information to the Student Body President and Vice President regarding student issues on the graduate level
  • Executes projects and programs that correspond to those issues as deemed necessary
 

Sara Gammon

Food Insecurity Director

K-State Student Union 114
sara1122@ksu.edu
 
 

Vedant Kulkarni

International Affairs Director

K-State Student Union 114
vedant1@ksu.edu
International Affairs Director Responsibilities
  • Represents the interests and concerns of international students to the Student Body President, Student Body Vice President and Cabinet
  • Works with University administration, the International Programs office and the International Student Center to enhance international relations
  • Attends International Coordinating Council meetings and international student groups to ensure international student concerns are appropriately represented
 

Patrick Hopfinger

Legislative Director

K-State Student Union 114
phopfinger16@ksu.edu
Legislative Director Responsibilities
  • Represents the interests and concerns of the Kansas State University Student Governing Association to state officials
  • Serves as an ex-officio member of the Governmental Relations Committee
  • Attends both the Board of Regents and the Student Advisory Committee meetings monthly with the Student Body President and Student Body Vice President
 

Jacob Land

Local Relations Director

K-State Student Union 114
jnland@ksu.edu
Local Relations Director Responsibilities
  • Represents the interests and concerns of the Kansas State University Student Governing Association to local officials
  • Serves as an ex-officio member of the Governmental Relations Committee
  • Collaborates with the City of Manhattan on a variety of projects including the implementation of ATA Bus Tracking, rental inspections and other issues related to local governance
  • Attends city commission and other local meetings as needed

 

Yusuf Ciftci

Multicultural Affairs Director

K-State Student Union 114
yciftci@ksu.edu
Multicultural Affairs Director Responsibilities
  • Represents the interests and concerns of students from diverse populations to the Student Body President, Student Body Vice-President and Cabinet
  • Serves as a key liaison between multicultural student organizations, the Office of Diversity and Dual Career Development, and the SGA Executive Branch to enhance multicultural relations across campus
  • Serves as an ex-officio member of the K-State SGA Diversity Programming Committee
 

Scott Heise

Non-Traditional Student Affairs Director

K-State Student Union 114
sasheise@ksu.edu
 
 

Piper Coen

Public Relations Director

K-State Student Union 114
pccoen@ksu.edu
Public Relations Director Responsibilities
  • Facilitates the distribution of information from the Executive Branch
  • Fosters quality public relations and formulating communication strategies between the Student Body President, Student Body Vice President and the student body
  • Outlets may include, but are not limited to, weekly newspaper articles, radio addresses, and social media such as Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
 

Cheyanne Brunner

Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Director

K-State Student Union 114
brunnerc@ksu.edu
 
 

Orlando Nunez

Student Achievement Director

K-State Student Union 114
onunez@ksu.edu
 
 

Maggie Horton

Student Outreach Director

K-State Student Union 114
mahorton@ksu.edu
 
 

Lane Lundeen

Sustainability Director

K-State Student Union 114
llundeen6@ksu.edu
Sustainability Director Responsibilities
  • Studies and recommends strategies for the utilization of resources and identifies development opportunities to ensure a more sustainable future for Kansas State University
  • Chairs the Green Action Fund for allocating funding to sustainability initiatives on campus
 

Clinton Steiner

Technology Director

K-State Student Union 114
cjsteiner16@ksu.edu
Technology Director Responsibilities
  • Represents the interests and concerns of students on technology services to KSU SGA and University administration
  • Serves on technology task forces on issues ranging from KSIS, Outlook, Canvas, K-State Connect and others
 

Kaleb Goertzen 

Transfer Student Affairs Director

K-State Student Union 114
kalebgoertzen@ksu.edu
Transfer Student Affairs Director Responsibilities
  • Represents the interests and concerns of transfer students to the Student Body President, Student Body Vice President and Student Governing Association Executive Branch
  • Works to ease any difficulties that may arise throughout the transfer student process, as well as the transition to becoming a new Kansas State student
  • Collaborate with key partners to help communicate the role of SGA to transfer students and ensure that SGA is receptive to the needs of the transfer student population
 

Jack Dunfield

Well-Being Director

K-State Student Union 114
dunfield@ksu.edu
Well-Being Director Responsibilities
  • Responsible for programming designed to increase the health and wellness of students, both on and off campus
  • Represents the interest and concerns of students on matters pertaining to health and wellness, and will work with campus officials, local businesses and community partners to accomplish a safer campus and community environment

 

 

 

 

 

Shanna Walker

K-State Polytechnic Student Body President

shanna52@ksu.edu
K-State Polytechnic SGA President Responsibilities
  • Serves as the chief executive officer of the K-State Polytechnic SGA, organizing and maintaining representation of the student body on the Polytechnic campus
  • Duties include holding and appointing student representation on committees and campus functions, as well as organizing, maintaining, and leading the K-State Polytechnic SGA
  • Conducts and oversees regular contact of the K-State Polytechnic SGA and the K-State Manhattan SGA, giving and receiving reports, as well as organizing collaborations