Current Officers

Executive Officers

Robert L. Duarte, Jr. '16
President
Major: Political Science & Spanish
aswc_pres@poets.whittier.edu
(562) 907-4200

Amer Rashid '17
Vice President
Major: Political Science & Global Cultural Studies
aswc_vp@poets.whittier.edu
(562) 907-4200

César Zamora '17
Treasurer
Major: Biology & Spanish
Minor: Chemistry
aswc_treas@poets.whittier.edu
(562) 907-4200

Leah Boynton '18
Campus Relations Director
Major: English & Theatre
aswc_relations@poets.whittier.edu
(562) 907-4200

Cody Allman '16
Program Board Director
Major: Business Management
Minor: Organizational Leadership
aswc_prog@poets.whittier.edu
(562) 907-4200 x5128

Tana Duong '17
Secretary
Major: Business & Economics
Minor: Chinese
aswc_sec@poets.whittier.edu
(562) 907-4200


Legislative Body

Governing Bodies

Alyssa Kimbell
Inter-Club Council (ICC) Representative
icc@poets.whittier.edu

Vica Malgina
Inter-Society Council (ISC) Female Representative
isc@poets.whittier.edu

Will McKenzie
Inter-Society Council (ISC) Male Representative
isc@poets.whittier.edu

Jazmin Ringgold
Media Council Representative
mediacouncil@poets.whittier.edu

Alfredo Santacruz
Diversity Council Representative
asantac1@poets.whittier.edu

Rodolfo "Rudy" Marquez
Social Justice Coalition Representative
sjc@poets.whittier.edu

TBA
Academic Affairs Council Representative

Representatives

Another component of student government are the representatives of different constituents of the student body. Students can voice and discuss concerns or bring suggestions to Senate representatives. To get involved, contact the Senate at senate@whittier.edu or stop by the ASWC office in the Campus Center.

  • Residence Hall (On-Campus) Representative – The voice for students living on campus. This Representative works in conjunction with Campus Improvements and Activities (CIA) and Residential Life on hosting two forums per semester in the residence halls their respective residence halls and meets regularly with residential life staff to communicate resident concerns.
    • Hannah Martin
  • Off-Campus (Commuter) Representative - Serves as the voice for those students who are commuting to campus. This Representative works in conjunction with the Commuter Student Association (CSA) and meets regularly to discuss issues such as parking, food service, and study areas.
    • Michelle Kristin Ordoñez
  • First-Year Class Council (FCC) - Each year, the First-Year class elects a freshman class president, vice-president, secretary and treasurer. These four offices work with the First-Year class and ASWC Senate to create events and activities to unite the First-Year class. The FCC president and vice president also serves as FCC representatives in the Senate.
    fcc@poets.whittier.edu
    • TBA '19 First-Year Class President
  • Student Athletic Advisory Committee (SAAC) – Organization of and for Division III student athletes. One male and one female SAAC representative serve on Senate.
    • TBA
    • TBA
  • Student Body Representatives - Four student body representatives are elected along with the executive cabinet in April and serve a calendar-year term. The study body representatives serve as the voice of the entire student body, organize topical information sessions and forums, and conduct surveys to gage student concerns.
    • Katie Clendening '17
    • Lorena Heymans '18
    • William "John" Parviainen '17
    • Erica Wendt '18

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