Committees

Academic Affairs


Anthony Khoury
Director

Meghan Reilly
Associate Director
The responsibility of the Academic Affairs Director and Associate Director will be to promote the academic responsibility and success of the students at Penn State while aiding students with their academic transitions between campuses. The Academic affairs duo will be responsible for attending the Administrative Council on Undergraduate Education, the University Advising Council, and the Shields Resource Advisory Board.

Governmental Affairs


Jeff Hayden
Director

Phil Szymanowski
Associate Director
The Governmental Affairs committee will be charged with advocating on behalf of the students at Penn State by interacting and maintaining communications with state legislators and student leaders at the campuses. The Governmental Affairs committee will continue the Drive Across the Commonwealth campaign that will encourage students to register for the Penn State Grassroots Network to become more knowledgeable on the state of our tuition rates and the decisions taken by government leaders in Harrisburg. The Governmental Affairs Director and Associate Director will also culminate their efforts at the end of the year with the Capital Day event.

Student Affairs


Kunal Sharma
Director

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Associate Director
The role of the Student Affairs Director and Associate Director will be to handle all responsibilities related to student fee oversight. The Student Affairs Director and Associate Director will maintain regular communication with the student and administrative leadership at the campuses as well as the Vice President for Student Affairs at University Park and the Vice Provost for Information Technology. Their main responsibility will be to act as the student representatives at University Park in all manners that relate to student fee oversight. The Student Affairs Director and Associate Director will attend the Student Activity Fee board meetings, and will sit on newly created ITAC committee.

Student Life


Angela Awad
Director

Trez Malatesta
Associate Director
The Student Life committee will focus on issues of Greek Life and student organizations around the Commonwealth while targeting issues of diversity around the university. The Student Life Director will attend the Student Transitions Steering Committee and collaborate with the Academic Affairs and Student Affairs Committees when necessary to communicate relevant information that may arise during discussion.

THON


Peter Gannon
Co-Director

Kelsie Nury
Co-Director
The THON Directors coordinate the involvement of the Commonwealth campuses with the IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon. They are also responsible for managing the THON Dancer Retreat.

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