Body Members

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Executive Board

Cheyenne Scott



From: Charlevoix, MI

Dual Major: Biomedical Engineering & Social Sciences(Concentration in Law, Policy, and Society)

Committees: WAM, Political Affairs (Ex Officio)

Liaison Positions: Tech Forward Initiative on Sustainability and Resilience, Tech Forward Initiative on Health and Quality of Life

Other Orgs: Biomedical Engineering Mentoring Program, Law Club, Mind Trekkers

Quote: “Laugh as much as you breathe and love as long as you live” - Johnny Depp


Kaitlyn Black

Vice President

Pronouns: She/her/hers

From: Menominee, MI

Major: Sustainability Science and Society

Committee: Public Relations

Other Orgs: Delta Zeta, Panhellenic Council, Order of Omega, Vice President of Recruitment Operations

Quote: "If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change."


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Emily Ruf


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Pronouns: She/her

From: Jenison, MI

Committee: Ways and Means

Major: Mathematics

Other Orgs: Fencing Club, Husky Amateur Lego Org

Quote: "Good soup is one of the prime ingredients for good living." - Louis P De Gouy


Isobel Bowker


Pronouns: She/her/hers

From: Traverse City, MI

Committee: Ways and Means,

Political Affairs - Ex Officio

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Other Orgs: Pep Band and Keweenaw Socialists

Quote: "Ardently do today what must be done." -Buddha


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First-Year Representatives


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Second-Year Representatives

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Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

From: East Grand Rapids, MI

Major: Geological Engineering

Committee: Student Affairs

Liason: Title IX Awareness Committee

Other Orgs: Blue Key Honor Society

Quote: “It does not do well to dwell on dreams and forget to live”


Third-Year Representatives

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Pronouns: She/Her/Hers

From: Davisburg, MI

Major: Computer Science

Committee: Public Relations(Chair)

Quote: "Living well is the best revenge" -Dorothy Parker


Fourth-Year Representatives

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Griffin Abbott

Pronouns: He/Him/His

From: Kalamazoo, MI

Major: Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering

Committee: Political Affairs Vice Chair

Other Orgs: Swing Club at MTU, Keweenaw Socialists @ MTU, Broomball Committee, Airsoft Association at MTU

Quote: "In the beginning the Universe was created. This has made a lot of people very angry and has been widely regarded as a bad move." -Douglas Adams


At Large Representatives


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College of Engineering

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Mason Krause

Pronouns: He/Him/His

From: Escanaba, MI

Committee: Student Affairs, Personnel (Alternate)

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Quotes: "Roses are grey, violets are grey; lets go chase cars" -Poem by Dog

“The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.” Isaac Asimov


College of Sciences and Arts


Cole Becker

College of Business

Ambarish Rao

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Pronouns: He/him/his

From: Irvine, CA

Major: Management Information Systems 

Other Orgs: Varsity Tennis, Cancer Biology Research, Nurse Aide

Quote: “I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.'” -Muhammad Ali


College of Computing

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Mariah Mellendorf

Pronouns: She/They

From: Cass City, MI

Major: Dual Majors in Cybersecurity and Sustainability Science & Society

Committee: Public Relations(Vice Chair/Webmaster), Student Affairs (Diversity Liaison) 

Other Orgs: Huskies Pep Band, Keweenaw Socialists

Quote: "Whatever you choose to do, leave tracks. That means don't do it just for yourself. You will want to leave the world a little better for your having lived" - Ruth Bader Ginsburg


College of Forest Resources & Environmental Science



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Residential Representatives


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President Emeritus

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Zachary Olson

2021-2022 President