Nine Bethany College students have been selected by their peers to serve as officers in the Swede Government Association (SGA), Bethany’s student congress, for the 2013-2014 academic year.
Duties of executive council officers include representing student concerns and ideas, serving as points of contact for faculty members and administrators, overseeing distribution of student organization funds, and leading SGA meetings. Duties of class officers include voicing the concerns of classmates at weekly meetings and serving on sub-committees.
The 2013-2014 Swede Government Association executive officers include President Melissa Woeppel, a Christian ministry major from Firth, Neb; Executive Vice President Brianna Hoffman, a business and sports management major from Larned, Kan.; Vice President of Communications Krista Akers, an English and psychology major from Topeka, Kan.; and Vice President of Finance Lauren von Klinggraeff, a biology major from Aurora, Colo.
Class officers include Senior Class President Caitlyn Ziegler, a marketing and finance major from Salina, Kan.; Senior Class Vice President Nichol DeChant, a biology major from Leavenworth, Kan.; Junior Class President Richard Welter, a chemistry and math major from The Colony, Texas; Junior Class Vice President Ashley Glover, a vocal music education major from Emporia, Kan.; Sophomore Class President Lindy Broeckelman, a elementary education major from Beloit, Kan.; and Sophomore Class Vice President Michelle Rambo a criminal justice major from Greenwood, S.C.