Basically, we are here for more than just planning sweet events. We are here to represent you, the students of MVNU, and to help you have the best college experience possible. So come to us with your ideas and with your concerns!


Ethan Briggs

Student Body President

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.
— Dr. Seuss

Class - 2015

Major - Social Work 

Minor - Psychology

Mailbox# - B-2116

HobbiesSpending time with family and friends, laughing, boating, and taking naps

Mac or PC - Mac

Favorite Sports - Soccer and Volleyball

Goals for the Year 

  • Take the needs of the students seriously and help to provide them with the best experience they can have here at MVNU
  •  Bring the campus into closer community by supporting one another through all circumstances 

Brooke Whetsell

VP of Community Life

Find joy in the ordinary.

Class - 2015

Major - Social Work

Minor - Non-Profit Management

Hobbies - Hiking, reading, and watching movies

Mac or PC - Mac

Favorite Sports -  Softball and Tennis

Goal for the Year 

  • To build great community here at MVNU

Molly Landis

VP of Academic Life

If you can’t figure out your purpose, figure out your passion.
For your passion will lead you right into your purpose.
— T.D. Jakes

Class - 2015

Major - Integrated Math Education and Mathematics

Hobbies - Ceramics, running, cycling, and reading

Mac or PC - PC

Favorite Sport -  Soccer

Goal for the Year  

  • Working with different departments to bridge the gaps between all of the different majors on campus

Rev. Ryan Smith

VP of Social Life

I am Silas Ramsbottom. Bottom hahhahah

Class - 2015

Major - Youth Ministry

Mailbox# - T-3152

Hobbies - Working out and DEATH HACK

Mac or PC - Mac

Favorite Sport -  Soccer

Goal for the Year  

  • Better the connection between students and SGA

Jared Tucker

VP of Christian Life

It’s our job as Christians to love people where they are at not where we want them to be.
— Dave Hicks

Class - 2015

Major - Pastoral Ministry with a Youth concentration

Mailbox# - T-3198

Hobbies - Hanging out with friends, playing and watching sports, and watching movies

Mac or PC - Mac

Favorite Sports - To play: Volleyball. To watch: Basketball

Goals for the Year  

  • Connect churches to our students
  • Accountability groups
  • Weekly bread and table student services

Autumn Young

VP of Marketing

If I find in myself desires which nothing in this world can satisfy, the only logical explanation is that I was made for another world.
— C.S. Lewis, Mere Christianity

Class - 2015

Major - Public Relations

Minor - Marketing

Mailbox# - Y-3472

Hobbies - Reading, singing, biking, and watching movies with friends

Mac or PC - Mac

Favorite Sports -  Volleyball, Basketball, and Baseball

Goal for the Year 

  • Effectively and creatively market on-campus activties

Kaya Little

VP of Finance

Life is like a box of chocolates, you never know what you’re gunna get.
— Forrest Gump

Class - 2016

Major - Social Work and Business Administration

Mailbox# - L-2648

Hobbies -  Traveling, playing piano, and thrift shopping

Mac or PC - Mac

Favorite Sports - Football & Volleyball

Goal for the Year 

  • I plan to use my position to help create events that the campus will respond to and get excited about

Paige Peterson

Executive Secretary

Every breath we take is a gift of grace.
— Jefferson Bethke

Class - 2016

Major - Nursing

Mailbox# - P-2906

Hobbies - Taking naps, playing soccer, snowboarding, spending time laughing with friends and family, and just being outside.

Mac or PC - Mac

Favorite Sport -  Soccer

Goals for the Year 

  • Build and grow community within the student body
  • Make information more available to students outside of SGA
  • Help out and be available wherever possible

Tim O'Leary

Events Chairperson

Trophies collect dust. Memories last forever.
— Mary Lou Retton

Class - 2015

Major - Exercise Studies and Sports Management

Mailbox # - O-2816

Hobbies - Music, Sports

Mac or PC - PC

Favorite Sports - Football, Basketball, Baseball

Goal for the Year 

  • To do my best to develop a fun and exciting culture on the campus of MVNU

Lilly Phillips

Media Chairperson

Cooool beans beans beans.
— Hot Rod

Class - 2016

Major - Art and Graphic Design

Mailbox - P-2886

Hobby - Napz and hangz

Mac or PC - PC

Favorite Sports - Swimming and Basketball

Goal for the Year 

  • Make excellent things!

Garrett Bourbina

Intramural Chairperson

Would I rather be feared or loved? Easy. Both. I want people to be afraid of how much they love me.
— Michael Scott

 

Class - 2016

Major - Finance

Mailbox # - B-2103

Hobbies - Tennis, basketball, football, eating

Mac or PC - PC

Favorite Sports -  SlamBall

Goal for the Year 

  • Have more teams participate than years past

Morgan Wade

Senior Class President

To be of service to others is to die to them; that is, we have to give up measuring our meaning and value with the yardstick of others. To die to our neighbors means to stop judging them, to stop evaluating them, and thus to become free to be compassionate.
— Henri Nouwen

Class - 2015

Major -  Youth Ministry

Minor - Communications

Mailbox # - W-3367

Hobbies - Drawing, paiting, writing, running, fishing, hunting, and hiking!

Mac or PC - PC

Favorite Sports -  Softball and Baseball (Go Reds!)

Goals for the Year 

  • To allow the opportunities for our class to come together and strengthen the bonds that will carry on beyond graduation
  • To plan a successful graduation

Carley Phillips

Junior Class President

What’s past is prologue.
— Shakespeare, The Tempest

Class - 2016

Major - English

Minor - Journalism

Mailbox # - P-2888

Hobby - Reading, writing, and coloring

Mac or PC - PC

Favorite Sport - Netflix binging

Goals for the Year 

  • I want to do anything I can to make sure everyone feels heard
  • To make sure everyone feels they have a great experience! 

Floyd Russel

Sophomore Class President

If you don’t stand up for anything you will fall for everything.
— Winston Churchill

Class - 2017

Major - Marketing and Management

Hobbies - Dancing, traveling, and just being me

Mac or PC - Mac

Favorite Sport - Rugby

Goal for the Year 

  • I want to continue to set the bar high