“A team of students
for the students.”

SGA enriches the MVNU experience through intentional, Christ-centered relationships. Our purpose is to serve our campus as a voice to and for all students, while encouraging an environment that creates communal growth.

 


Bailey Phillips
Student Body President

baiphillips@mail.mvnu.edu

ClassSenior
Major/MinorPastoral Ministry
Instagram@bphil2015
Hobbieshiking, camping, running, kombucha, sustainable life, travelling, movies, pranking, nose pickin' (not my own)
Favorite Quote"And if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love." - Nelson Mandela
Goals for the YearBe unapologetically myself and allow others to do the same. I want everyone to have a voice. I want everyone to be loved and represented on this campus. Most of all SGA should be approachable to all students.
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Emmanuel Singletary
VP of Community Life

emmsingletary@mail.mvnu.edu

ClassSenior
Major/MinorComputer Science / Management
Instagram@emmanueljs
HobbiesChillin'
Favorite Quote"Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome." — Isaac Asimov
Goals for the YearTo help every student find where they belong on campus.
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Brandon Kyer
VP of Christian Life

brakyer@mail.mvnu.edu

ClassSenior
Major/MinorPastoral Ministries
Instagram@bkyer53
Hobbies Hiking, Rocket League, Pokemon GO, Board Games, Taco Bell
Favorite Quote"Ravioli ravioli give me the formuoli!" - Plankton
Goals for the YearTo make more friends and build stronger and more meaningful relationships with people on this campus, and to increase my meme references.
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Sara Kent
VP of Academic Life

sarkent@mail.mvnu.edu

ClassSophomore
Major/MinorMiddle Childhood Education
Instagram@sara.kent
Hobbiesshopping, drinking coffee, exploring somewhere new, hanging with friends
Favorite QuoteA warm smile is the universal language of kindness.
Goals for the YearGo out of my way to be intentional with everyone on campus to build better relationships and help make them feel more welcomed at MVNU.

Esther Hart
VP of Social Life

esthart@mail.mvnu.edu

ClassSophomore
Major/MinorPublic Relations / Business
Instagram@92essy92
Hobbiesplaying tennis, star gazing, thrift shopping, looking at memes, pulling pranks, eating sweets... lots of sweets, being pranked, and making people feel better about their volleyball game because I’m so bad but it’s so fun!
Favorite Quote“I have no idea what I am doing but I know I am doing it well.” -Andy Dwyer
Goals for the YearMeeting one new person a week to gain new perspective on the wonderful people that make the student body. And maybe learning to eat veggies..... we will see?
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Hannah Hamm
VP of Marketing

hanhamm@mail.mvnu.edu

ClassSenior
Major/MinorGraphic Design / General Business
Instagram@hammahhann
Hobbieseating ice cream, Netflix, hanging out, spending time with my nieces and nephews
Favorite Quote“Call us ranch cause we be dressing.”
Goals for the YearMake more friends, hang out with new people, and try a new food.
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Joseph Holmes
Administrative Chairperson

josholmes@mail.mvnu.edu

ClassSenior
Major/MinorAccounting / Finance
Instagram@joey_holmes_
Hobbieslanding tilted towers, League of Legends, climbing trees, sports (including golf)
Favorite Quote“‘You miss 100 percent of the shots you don’t take” -Wayne Gretzky’ -Michael Scott’ -Joey Holmes
Goals for the YearHelp others and make the MVNU experience more enjoyable for students.
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Tagg Edgell
Events Chairperson

tagedgell@mail.mvnu.edu

ClassSenior
Major/MinorElectrical Engineering
Instagram@hashtagg19
Hobbieshiking, fishing, guitar, homework, track and field
Favorite Quote“It’s lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believed in myself.” — Muhammad Ali
Goals for the YearBalance school and work, grad school prep, utilize my last year of undergrad to invest in friends and peers.
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Leah Shaffer
Media Chairperson

leashaffer@mail.mvnu.edu

ClassJunior
Major/MinorGraphic Design / Fine Art
Instagram@leah.grace.shaffer
Hobbies photography, painting, travelling, star gazing, tennis, hiking, thrift shopping, taking care of plants, drinking coffee, and hanging out with friends
Favorite Quote"Humility is not thinking less of yourself, it is thinking of yourself less" -Rick Warren
Goals for the YearTo develop connections within the student body to cultivate a greater sense of community.
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Caleb Dupler
Senior Class President

caldupler@mvnu.edu

ClassSenior
Major/MinorBusiness Technology and Finance
Instagram@calebdupler32
HobbiesTaylor Swift, sports, video games, food
Favorite Quote"I declare... BANKRUPTCY!" - Michael Scott
Goals for the YearBe more outgoing and meet new people!
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Nathan Parker
Junior Class President

natparker@mvnu.edu

ClassJumpy Junior
Major/MinorJournalism and Media Production
Instagram@naynaybutton
HobbiesPokémon Go, Mixer streaming and sneaking into Lecrae concerts
Favorite Quote“You can catch a lot of flies with honey, but you can catch even more hunnies being fly.” -(NAY)²
Goals for the YearI don’t play soccer.... but I do plan to create a positive environment for the Junior class and also keep a sense of energy between us that is unforgettable.
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Carson Weghorst
Sophomore Class President

carweghorst@mail.mvnu.edu

ClassSophomore
Major/MinorBiology (Pre-Dentistry)
Instagram@c_weghorst3
HobbiesUltimate Frisbee, hanging out with friends, watching Netflix and playing Xbox
Favorite QuoteVeni, Vidi, Vici. - Julius Caesar
Goals for the YearGet to know some of the new students and help them find their spot on campus and to have fun doing it.
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