New Student Government Association Leaders Selected

Ashford University campus students choose officers to lead group

Campus students at Ashford University recently elected Emily Ramsey of Elgin, Ill. and Branden Lambiase of Metamora, Ill. as president and vice president, respectively, of the Ashford Student Government Association (SGA) for the 2013-14 academic year. SGA is the representative body of the University’s students and directs student elections, social and cultural activities, and special events on the Clinton, Iowa campus.

Other officers appointed to the organization include:

Treasurer: Connor Murphy, DeWitt, Iowa;

Secretary: Lazara Balcena, Edgewood, WA;

Public Relations: Loren Thacher, Mt. Carroll, Ill.;

Historian: Alexander Richie, St. Louis, MO;

Sophomore Senator: Charley Holsinger, Stillman Valley, Ill.;

Junior Senators: Brenda Arteaga, Chicago, Ill. and Morgan Martells, Sterling, Ill. and

Senior Senators: Alex Kivali, United Kingdom and Crystal Mayton, Oak Lawn, Ill.;

Commuter Senators: Joe Naszke, Seneca, Ill. and Renee Christensen, DeWitt, Iowa; and Transfer Senator: Jeff Mussman, Clinton, Iowa

Additional vacancies will be filled when the fall semester begins.

About Ashford University

Ashford University is defining the modern college experience by combining the heritage of a traditional campus with the flexibility and effectiveness of online learning. The University provides a vibrant learning community where high-quality programs and leading-edge technology create a dynamic, immersive and stimulating learning experience. The University offers practical and progressive associate's, bachelor's and master's degree programs online, as well as bachelor’s degree programs at its Clinton, Iowa, campus. Ashford University – where heritage meets innovation. For more information, please visit www.ashford.edu or call Shari Winet Rodriguez, vice president of Public Relations, at 858.513.9240 x2513.