Student Affairs Committee


The Student Affairs Committee consists of eleven members:

  • three faculty members
  • one P&A staff
  • four students
  • one USA staff
  • and two ex officio non-voting members
    • the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs or his/her designee
    • the Director of Student Activities


The Student Affairs Committee develops, reviews, and recommends policy for student activities and services, such as housing, health, food, athletics, financial aid, campus events, and student behavior. It has the power to grant recognition to student organizations and to approve their constitutions and by-laws, as well as to review and approve subsequent amendments. It provides for the enforcement of procedures and regulations to maintain appropriate standards of conduct within the student community. It develops and implements rules and procedures for all campus-wide student elections.

—from the UMM Constitution and By-Laws


  • Becca Gercken, chair (2nd term 2013-16)
  • Dan Demetriou (1st term 2015-18)
  • Cheryl Stewart (2nd term 2014-17)


  • Jill Beauregard (1st term 2013-16)


  • Janine Teske (1st term 2015-18)


  • Laddie Arnold (1st term 2015-16)
  • Jordan Dahle (1st term 2015-16)
  • Cory Schroeder (1st term 2015-16)
  • Ben Simondet (1st term 2015-16)

Ex officio

  • Sandy Olson-Loy
  • Dave Swenson