President's Council

President's Council is a representative body of students that serves in an advisory role to the President of the college, and as ambassadors for the college. Members of the President's Council have the unique opportunity to make valuable connections with fellow students, faculty, staff, administrators, and distinguished visitors at Colorado College. The Council meets with the President and/or various college and community leaders at least once per block.

2021-2022 Academic Year Members:

Asian Student Union (ASU)

Jennifer Lam
Jennifer Lam
John Le
John Le
John Le is a sophomore majoring in Math and Physics, and minoring in German Studies. He is the current co-chair of Asian Student Union, a leader in the VEYM Chapter in Denver, and a Questbridge Match scholar. In his free time (granted any), John loves playing piano, editing photos, and spending time with friends.

Black Women @ CC

Elizabeth Banjoko
Elizabeth Banjoko
Erin Huggins
Erin Huggins
Hi my name is Erin Huggins, and I am a Junior. I enjoy supporting and empowering Black and Queer students at CC.

Black Student Union (BSU)

Dylan Hall
Dylan Hall
Lonnell Schuler
Lonnell Schuler
Lonnell Schuler is a senior Political Science major and Chinese minor. He is currently a co-chair for Black Student Union, and chapter president of Psi Sigma Phi Multicultural Fraternity Inc, and a member of the Political Science Advisory Council.

CCSGA

Deksyos Damtew
Deksyos Damtew

Delta Gamma

Eve Stewart
Eve Stewart
Surakchya Risal
Surakchya Risal

Delta Mu

Gaby Jadotte
Gaby Jadotte
Mary Astrid Nussbaumer
Mary Astrid Nussbaumer
I am a Senior International Political Economy Major from Miami, Florida. Outside of President's Council, I serve as the Student Trustee on the Board of Trustees and work for the Offices of Sustainability and Annual Giving. I love to go on road trips with my friends and spend my days walking around!

Delta Xi Nu Multicultural Sorority, Inc.

Nicole Chavaria
Nicole Chavaria
Flor Vargas
Flor Vargas

EQUAL

Lorraine Chen
Lorraine Chen
Lorraine is a sociology major who is passionate about LGBT advocacy and women's rights activism. Surprisingly, she loves talking about abortion and is currently writing her senior thesis on this subject. Fun fact: she is both a homebody and a hiker.

Honor Council

Tia Vierling
Tia Vierling
Kat Gruschow
Kat Gruschow
Tia Vierling, a Neuroscience and English double major, currently serves as one of Colorado College’s Honor Council Co-Chairs. In her free time, she enjoys writing, reading, and trying her hand at new things. She hails from Idaho and brings with her an enthusiasm for wordplay and whimsy.

Kappa Alpha Theta

Danielle Breslow
Danielle Breslow
Abigail Hernandez
Abigail Hernandez
Hello! I am a senior political science major from Washington DC. I recently ended my term as President of my sorority and work as an Admissions Ambassador and as a Fitness Center Monitor. I am excited to continue work with President's Council this year! My name is Abigail Hernandez. I am currently a senior Psychology major, with minors in education and linguistics. I have a puppy named Finnegan, who is very well known around the CC campus!

Korean American Student Association (KASA)

Kate Lee
Kate Lee
Jenny Kim
Jenny Kim
My name is Yaejin Jenny Kim and I am one of the co-chairs of KASA (Korean American Student Association). I am majoring in International Political Economy. I have a passion for teaching languages and helping others to explore new culture.

Muslim Student Association (MSA)

Rana Mohammad Abdu
Rana Mohammad Abdu
Ommay Khyr
Ommay Khyr
My name is Rana and I am a senior majoring in biochemistry with a minor in physics. I'm one of the co-chairs for the Muslim Student Association (MSA) and a QRC tutor amongst other things. In my free time, I enjoy hanging out with friends and embroidering. Hi, I am a Pakistani student from Nashville Tennessee. I am a pre-med student with an undecided major. I enjoy wheel-throwing, singing, and writing in my free time.

Multicultural Organization of Students (MOSAIC)

Manu MacEdo
Manu MacEdo
 Kenza Zakarya
Kenza Zakarya
My name is Manuel Macedo, I am an International student from Uruguay, majoring in Anthropology. Outside class I am interested in community engagement, dancing and singing. At the president's council I represent the multicultural organization of students and the international community.

Multi-Racial Affinity Group

Nicole Chavarria
Nicole Chavarria

Native American Student Union (NASU)

Andres Madrigal
Andres Madrigal

Psi Sigma Phi Multicultural Fraternity Inc.,

Lonnell Schuler
Lonnell Schuler
Lonnell Schuler is a senior Political Science major and Chinese minor. He is currently a co-chair for Black Student Union, and chapter president of Psi Sigma Phi Multicultural Fraternity Inc, and a member of the Political Science Advisory Council.

Sigma Chi

Charlie Lynch
Charlie Lynch
Garrett Pilgrim
Garrett Pilgrim
From Rhode Island, I am a senior, studying psychology and human biology and kinesiology. Currently I am the president of the Sigma Chi fraternity on campus. My favorite activities include surfing, snowboarding and traveling.

South Asian Students’ Association (SASA)

Anusha Vajrala
Anusha Vajrala
Ayush Chitraker
Ayush Chitraker
Meghna Bagchi
Meghna Bagchi
Hello! My name is Anusha and I am a junior Biochemistry major and Global Health minor. I am one of the Co-chairs of South Asian Student's Association. I love climbing, playing the guitar, and making origami. My name is Ayush Chitrakar. I am a senior Biochemistry major. In my free time, I enjoy cooking, climbing, and petting my cat. My name is Meghna Bagchi and I'm a junior molecular biology major and HBK minor. I am involved with South Asian Student's association (SASA) on campus. I love crafting, reading, and listening to music!

SOMOS

Mariolivia Jimenez
Mariolivia Jimenez
Nicole Chavarria
Nicole Chavarria
My name is Mariolivia Jimenez, I am first-generation Mexican American and a second-year student studying Spanish and Sociology as my intended majors. I am a co-chair of SOMOS and currently working as a Program Assistant at the Butler Center. I am honored to be collaborating alongside my peers and the president to help advise and represent on behalf of the Latinx student body at Colorado College.

Student Athletics Advisory Council

Megan Koch
Megan Koch
Megan Koch is a Molecular Biology major and proud member of the Class of 2022. She is a team captain on the cross country and track and field teams and loves running on all the beautiful trails in Colorado Springs. Additionally, Megan has lived in Colorado for her whole life.

Student Organization for Sexual Safety (SOSS)

Mary Duggan
Mary Duggan
Mary Duggan (she/her) is a junior from Pittsburgh, PA. She is majoring in Race, Ethnicity and Migration Studies and minoring in Religion. She is co-chair to the Student Organization of Sexual Safety, an elected member of the Campus Safety Oversight Committee, and an elected member of the Nondiscrimination and Anti-Harassment Council.
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