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Shaun Holloway Shaun Holloway
Director
I am from Prattville, Alabama. My major is Strategic Communication. I am hoping to pursue a career in Student Affairs as well. I serve on the Student Government Association as the First Year Council Director and Arts and Sciences Senator. I served on the 2015-2016 First Year Council. In my free time, I like to listen to music and hang out with friends. This organization set the foundation to everything I have been able to accomplish so far in college. I love being Director and hope to continue being Director next year too. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the SGA Office. If you ever spot me on campus, feel free to stop me and ask questions about FYC or life in general. Go Jags!  
Sahilee Waitman Sahilee Waitman
President

Committee: Public Relations and Communications
I am from Amsterdam, the Netherlands. My major is Marketing. In my free time, I like to spend time with family and friends. A common area that you will find me at on campus is Mitchell College of Business.
Addison Grissett Addison Grissett
Vice President

Committee: Campus Safety and Improvement Committee
I am from Prattville, Alabama. My major is Speech and Hearing Sciences. In my free time, I like to play music. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the library. 
Justin Penninger Justin Penninger
Secretary

Committee: Public Relations and Communications Committee
I am from Fairhope, Alabama. My major is Biomedical Sciences. In my free time, I like to study, workout, and cook. A common area that you will find me at on campus is BMD Library or just the Marx Library. 
Lyndsie Rhoden Lyndsie Rhoden
Treasurer

Committee: Student Engagement Committee
I am from Calera, Alabama. My major is Nursing. In my free time, I like to volunteer with children. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the Caf. 
Avery McNeill Avery McNeill
Chair of Student Engagement Committee
I am from Florala, Alabama. I am an undecided major as of now. In my free time, I like to fish, play football, and just hang out. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the caf. 
Caleb Santa Cruz Caleb Santa Cruz
Chair of Campus Safety and Improvement Committee

Committee: Campus Safety and Improvement Committee
I am from Foley, AL. My major is communications with a minor in business. In my free time, I like to flip bottles. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the Student Center.
Jordan Griffin Jordan Griffin
Chair of Public Relations and Communication Committee
I am from Birmingham, Alabama. My major is business administration with a concentration in human resource management. In my free time, I like to sing, listen to music, and hang out with friends. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the Mitchell College of Business or the Caf. 
Josiah Perry Josiah Perry
Chair of Student Resources and Development Committee
I am from Gasden, Alabama. My major is Biomedical Sciences. In my free time, I like to climb. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the recreation center. 
Lauren Prescott Lauren Prescott
Co-Chair of Student Resources and Development Committee
I am from Mobile, Alabama. My major is nursing. In my free time, I like to volunteer at service events and go to the beach. A common area that you will find me at on campus the library.
Madison Jacobs Madison Jacobs
Co-Chair of Student Engagement Committee
I am from Calera, Alabama. My major is Biomedical Sciences. In my free time I like to volunteer, study, and be outdoors. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the library. 
Payton Ford Payton Ford
Co-Chair of Public Relations and Communications Committee
I am from Marbury, Alabama and currently reside in Daphne, Alabama. My major is Psychology. In my free time read, dance, work, and study. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the Student Center or Humanities.
Tamera Fletcher Tamera Fletcher
Chair of Governmental Affairs Committee

Committee: Student Resources and Development Committee.
I am from Montevallo, Alabama. My major is nursing. I am on the Governmental Affairs Committee. In my free time, I like to watch Netflix and play volleyball. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the rec center. 
Andrew Keegan Andrew Keegan
Council Member

Committee: Campus Safety and Improvement Committee.
I am from Navarre, Florida. My major is Finance. In my free time, I like to read the Wall Street Journal(WSJ). A common area that you will find me at on campus is the caf. 
Caison Elliot Caison Elliot
Council Member

Committee: Student Engagement Committee
I am from Greenville, Alabama. My major is civil engineering. In my free time, I like to watch movies with friends and meet new people. A common area that you will find me at on campus is downstairs in the Student Center lobby. 
Callie Wales Callie Wales
Council Member

Committee: Student Resources and Development Committee.
I am from Elkmont, Alabama. My major is civil engineering. In my free time, I like to play golf and binge watch Netflix. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the library studying with a caramel iced coffee in my hand. 
Bri Burrell Chelsia Douglas
Council Member

Committee: Student Engagement Committee
I am from Jackson, AL. I sing in Friendship Missionary Baptist Church Sanctuary Choir, and I'm an assistant coach for Williamson High School Mighty Marching Lion Colorguard Student Center or UCOM
Corinne Phillips Corinne Phillips
Council Member

Committee: Student Resources and Development Committee
I am from Gardendale, Alabama. My major is Nursing. In my free time, I like to volunteer, read medical novels, spend time with friends, and go to church.
Constance Cooper Constance Cooper
Council Member

Committee: Campus Safety and Improvement Committee
I am from Arab, Alabama. My major is Biology with a concentration in Marine Science. In my free time, I like hangout with friends and family. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the library. 
Emily Stephenson Emily Stephenson
Council Member

Committee: Public Relations and Communication Committee.
I am from Prattville, Alabama. My major is nursing. In my free time, I like to play basketball. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the recreation center.
Jack Stover Jack Stover
Council Member

Committee: Student Engagement Committee

I am from Gasden, Alabama. My major is International Business and Spanish. In my free time, I like to hike, listen to music, write, and hang out with friends. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the Student Center Food Court.
James Jackson James Jackson
Council Member

Committee: Campus Safety and Improvement Committee
I am from Gulf Shores, Alabama. My major is accounting. In my free time, I like to play tennis and jog. A common area that you will find me at on campus is The Bethel.
Lacey Bemis Lacey Bemis
Council Member

Committee: Public Relations and Communications Committee
I am from Foley, Alabama. My major is nursing. In my free time, I like to swing dance, play ultimate frisbee, read, and watch movies. I am also apart of the Chi Omega sorority here, at the University of South Alabama. A common area that you will find me at on campus is at Meisler Hall working.
Lindsey Meyer Lindsey Meyer
Council Member

Committee: Campus Safety and Improvement and the Governmental Affairs Committee
I am from Pass Christian. Mississippi. My major is Therapeutic Recreation/Pre-Occupational Therapy. In my free time, I like to volunteer, travel, shop, and hang out.  A common area that you will find me at on campus is the Student Center.
Michael Simmons Michael Simmons
Council Member

Committee:  Student Resources and Development Committee

I am from Ozark Alabama. I graduated from Carroll high school. My major is Biomedical Sciences; Pre-PA. In my free time I enjoy eating, napping, socializing, and volunteering. A common place that you can find me at on campus is Azalea Hall or the Cafe.
Nia Marshall Nia Marshall
Council Member

Committee:  Student Resources and Development Committee

I am from Tuskegee, Alabama. My major is business administration with a concentration in accounting. In my free time, I like to spend time with friends. A common place that you will find me at on campus is the Mitchell College of Business.
Shelby Averett Shelby Averett
Council Member

Committee: Public Relations and Communications Committee
I am from Cuba, Alabama. My major is Speech and Hearing Sciences. In my free time, I like to watch movies. A common area that you will find me at on campus is the Marx Library.
Sydney Jones Sydney Jones
Council Member

Committee: Student Engagement Committee
I am from Dothan, Alabama. My major is English. In my free time, I like to go on adventures, read, and listen to vinyl records. A common area that you will find me at on campus is Humanities.
Unique McCreary Unique McCreary
Council Member

Committee: Public Relations and Communications Committee.
I am from Mobile, Alabama. My major is Biomedical Sciences because I want to become a Pediatrician. My hobbies include working and going to church. In my free time I like to spend time with my family since I spend most of my time on campus. Whenever I am on campus 99% of the time I'm in the math lab or the computer lab.
Dr. Krista Harrell Dr. Krista Harrell
Associate Dean of Students
Dr. Krista Harrell is the Associate Dean of Students and Title IX Coordinator at the University of South Alabama and serves as the advisor to the First Year Council.  In her role as Associate Dean, she is responsible for management of the Student Center department including Student Center services and operations, Greek Life, Student Activities, and University Programming.  Her Title IX Coordinator responsibilities include ensuring compliance and prevention. Krista also helps coordinate several University-wide efforts including the USA Common Read/Common World program.  She received her B.S. in Human Services Counseling, M.S. Ed. in Higher Education, and Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration, all from Old Dominion University.  Prior to pursuing her doctoral degree, she was the Assistant Director for Programs at the University of North Carolina Wilmington.  She is a proud member of Zeta Tau Alpha sorority, the USA Jag Gals, and is an active Junior League of Mobile member.