Daily Archives: February 12, 2018

Name: Derick McIntosh Major: Accounting & Economics Class standing: Junior SGU position you applied for: President What experience do you have which makes you qualified for the position you’re running for and a better choice than your opponent(s)?  The experience I have gained for the past year as the Vice-President of Finance has equipped me with a number of tools, making me the ideal presidential candidate. My position as the VPF gave me the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of Student Government Union as I am responsible for keeping the budget for all SGU-related expenditures. In order to carry out my role…

Name: Kenneth Wybieracki Major: Biomedical and Health Sciences Class standing: Sophomore SGU position you applied for: Vice President of Operations What experience do you have which makes you qualified for the position you’re running for and a better choice than your opponent(s)?  I was a Saint Leo Senator my freshman year. I was sent to Student Government Day in my home state of Massachusetts where I met with state senators, representatives, and Governor Charlie Baker. I have a great interest in politics and believe that my drive and tenacity put me ahead of my opponents. Why do you want this position and what/who…

Name: Shantae Whyte Major: Biology: HMS/Che Class standing: Sophomore SGU position you applied for: Vice President of Activities What experience do you have which makes you qualified for the position you’re running for and a better choice than your opponent(s)?  Firstly, as a member of Saint Leo University Senate, and Activities committee, I have direct and first-hand experience with the planning and execution of activities, including signing in, set up and breakdowns, food and novelty distribution and more. Other than Senate, four the past four years, I have managed, promoted and supervised several projects, including fundraisers, social and community events. These roles…

Name: Aliceison Shantel Brown Major: Political Science Class standing: Freshman SGU position you applied for: Vice President of Student Activities What experience do you have which makes you qualified for the position you’re running for and a better choice than your opponent(s)?  I am a Student Government Union Senator, I have served on CAB as a member of the Traditions Committee, I was recently elected as the Pi Sigma Alpha Recruitment Chair, and I am also creating a club for our first generation students/students who are struggling with the transition into a college lifestyle/setting. This club will be set to enter the…

Name: Quiwanaki Ramsey Major: Political Science Class standing: Freshmen SGU position you applied for: Vice President of Operations What experience do you have which makes you qualified for the position you’re running for and a better choice than your opponent(s)?  I participant in a program called Florida YMCA Youth in Government, serving as a Senator, Director of Legislative Affairs, and currently as a graduate advisor. This program has strengthened my knowledge of parliamentary procedure, which is needed for running the SGU Senate, a key role of the VPO. Not only am I skilled in procedure, but I am also a current SGU Senator.…

Name: Vincent Toner Major: English, Dramuturgy Class standing: Sophomore SGU position you applied for: Vice President of Student Activities What experience do you have which makes you qualified for the position you’re running for and a better choice than your opponent(s)?   My prior experiences with planning events; I have performed similar roles with great success. Why do you want this position and what/who inspired or motivated you to run?  My motivation is becoming an advocate for the student body through community activities. What do you hope to accomplish and how do you plan to accomplish these goals in your position?  I plan to be…

Name: Melissa Opie Major: Criminal Justice – Criminalistics Class standing: Freshman SGU position you applied for: Vice President of Communication Management What experience do you have which makes you qualified for the position you’re running for and a better choice than your opponent(s)?  I am a very dedicated person and give 100% to everything that I do. I am only a second-semester freshman, and I have been super involved on campus; I already hold an E-Board position as a Secretary for Alpha Phi Omega. With my secretary position and being a part of SGU Senate, I can easily transition into the role of Vice…

Name: Kira Parisi Major: Computer Science: Information Assurance Class standing: Junior SGU position you applied for: Vice President of Operations What experience do you have which makes you qualified for the position you’re running for and a better choice than your opponent(s)?  I have been on multiple executive boards over the three years I have been at Saint Leo University: The Student Ambassador Executive Board (2.5 years), CAB Executive Board (2 years), and Order of Omega Executive Board (almost 1 year). Each of these positions have given me the opportunity to practice my skills as a strong leader on campus,…

Name: De’Joun Redden Major: 3+1 Business Management Class standing: Freshman SGU position you applied for: Vice President of Finance What experience do you have which makes you qualified for the position you’re running for and a better choice than your opponent(s)? I am currently a member of the appropriations board of SGU, so I understand how the budget for SGU works, and its different branches. I also understand how appropriations work for events, charities, organizations, and clubs with regards to allocating money from the budget. Why do you want this position and what/who inspired or motivated you to run? I want this…

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