The Student Government senate is made up of elected representatives from the different
communities on campus. Senate elections will be held during the first few weeks of
the fall semester.
Hall Senator elections will be held during the All-Hall Meetings at the beginning of the fall
Those interested in running for a Class Senator position may pick up a Candidacy Form from the SALC (Haggar University Center).
- Fall Semester: Candidacy Forms are due by 12 noon on the Friday of the first full
week of classes.
- Spring Semester: Candidacy Forms are due by 12 noon on the first Friday of the semester.
Residence Halls & Community Senators:
- Augustine Hall - Ruby Lopez Villalobos
- Gregory Hall - Isabelle Melendez-Smith
- Jerome Hall - Michelle Carlson
- Clark Hall
- First Floor - Christian Cline
- Second Floor - Moira Quinn
- Third Floor - Vincent Phan
- Fourth Floor - Amanda Ridder
- Madonna Hall - Straton Garrard
- O'Connell Hall - Mary Fox
- Theresa Hall - Henry Jaros
- Student Apartments - Ellen Rogers
- Holy Trinity Seminary - A.J. Motte
- Commuters - Alexa Acquista
Class Senators (4 positions per class):
- Freshman - Alejandra Martinez, Ella Sullivan, Rose Dougherty, Thomas Mosmeyer
- Sophomore - Alison Pettyjohn, Elisa Ron, Beatrice Diaz, Deana Ramirez
- Junior - Tori Fleharty, Abby Knapp, Michael Fazi, Mary Glen
- Senior - Erika Javier, Jonathan Cunningham, Grace Hernandez, Samuel Pate
All students are welcome to be members of Senate committees! Contact a committee chair
to get involved.
Athletic Support Committee – Co-chairs: Erika Javier and Moira Quinn
Unifies the student body and athletics department by supporting athletics on campus.
Contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Campus Improvements Committee – Co-chairs: Alison Pettyjohn and Deana Ramirez
Gathers campus related issues or concerns while keeping contact with Facilities in
order to resolve them. Contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Charters and Appropriations Committee – Chair: Lili Serna
Approves the Constitutions of clubs and organizations on campus and allocated funds
to them. Recommend the Student Government budget for the upcoming academic year. Contact
Clubs and Orgs Grant Committee – Chair: Mary Glen
Provides additional funds to the university’s clubs and organizations as requested
and voted on by the Senate. Contact email@example.com.
Constitutional Reform Committee – Chair: Mike Woodrum
Reviews and edits the current Constitution in order to create a working and lasting
Constitution. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dining Services Relations Committee – Chair: Beatrice Diaz
Works to improve communication and relations between Aramark and the student body
in order to better cater to the wants and needs of students. Contact email@example.com.
Elections Committee – Chair: Lili Serna
Conducts all Student Government Elections in accordance to the Constitution and Bylaws.
Mentoring Committee – Chair: Annamica Reding
The purpose of this program is to connect freshmen with upperclassmen in order to
form relationships that bond the UD community even more closely together. Students
sign up on Crusader Connect and are then matched with a mentor/mentee and SG funds
one free meeting in the Cap Bar for matches to get to know each other. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Seminary Relations Committee – Chair: A.J. Motte
Provides opportunities which will foster community between the seminarians and the
student body at large. Contact email@example.com.
Senior Committee – Co-chairs: Rachel Parkey and Joey Kelly
Fosters community among the Senior Class. Members serve as liaisons between their
classmates and the administration. Their primary project is fundraising and organizing
the senior gift. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Student Concerns Committee – Chair: Michael Fazi
Dedicated to gathering and receiving any concerns of the student body and delegating
them to their respective committee in order for action to be taken. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Student Health Awareness Committee – Chair: Jonathan Cunningham
To address health problems, to promote Student Health, and to establish connection
with the different health departments on campus. Contact email@example.com.
Student Academic Success Committee – Chair: Henry Jaros
Identifies and works toward solving problems related to academics. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday Sundaes Committee – Co-chairs: Michelle Carlson and Ella Sullivan
Fosters community between students and provides a casual environment for senators
to interact with their constituents, as well as provides delicious ice cream after
7 p.m. mass. Contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Religious Concerns Committee – Co-chairs: Deana Ramirez and A.J. Motte
Provides official and specific platform for student concerns as they relate to the
religious and faith life of the students. Contact email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.