Senior Class Senator
I am from the great city of Virginia Beach, Virginia located in Tidewater Virginia. I like long walks on the beach and a romantic comedy once in a while. I have served in SGA for four years now in a host of different positions, but I have also served the campus community as a Peer Instructor, Quest Assistant, and now as a teaching assistant for CORE 201. I am looking forward to this year, for it is the centennial year for the Student Government Association. I look forward to leading the Class of 2015 across the stage in May (or December)!
Junior Class Senator
My name is Freddy Patterson, and I am the Junior Class Senator. I am from Midlothian, VA or Southside Richmond to avoid confusion. I like to relax, which is in contrast to my fast-paced career here at Radford University, so in hindsight relaxation makes perfect sense. I have been heavily involved on-campus since my sophomore year. I have served as the Concert chair for R-Space, and am currently the Campus Liaison for PRSSA, as well. I ask that, if you do not know me personally, come up to me at any time, whether it is to voice your concern with Radford, or to vent about your day, or just to say, “Hi!” every bit of it is appreciated and encouraged! You can find me in the SGA office on Tuesdays 12:30-1:30pm. Remember, speak loudly so you are heard!
Sophomore Class Senator
Freshman Class Senator
College of Human Behavioral Science
Howdy! I’m Joe Stacey, the senator for the College of Humanities and Behavioral Somethings (CHBS). I am a junior in RU’s Army ROTC studying Criminal Justice, and this is my first year in the SGA. I decided to join not only because there were no other people interested in representing CHBS, but also because I realized that ROTC and other members of our nation’s armed forces do not have anyone to be their voice. One of my main goals for this coming year is to create a position in the SGA with the sole purpose of representing Radford University students who are also current or former members of the military. I also enjoy helping out anyone else that I can though, and if you have something you would like me to do for CHBS or just the student body in general, feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org, or come by the SGA office upstairs in the Bonnie on Fridays from 2-3pm and talk to me in person.
College of Health and Human Services
Hello! My name is Ashley Light, and I am your Waldron College of Health and Human Services Senator. I'm a double major in Communication Sciences and Disorders and Psychology, and I hope to attend graduate school to pursue an Au.D. in Audiology. I enjoy SGA because it gives me the opportunity to represent and be the voice of the students of Waldron College. I also enjoy long walks on the beach, puppies, and coffee. In all seriousness, please email me with any ideas, questions, or concerns!
College of Science and Technology
Hello, my name is Katherine Virostek. I am a freshman majoring in Anthropology with a concentration in Forensic Anthropology. I'm from Alexandria, VA and I'm so glad I chose to make Radford my new home for the next four years. I'm super excited to be apart of the 100th anniversary of Radford's SGA. Please email me or come by the SGA office on fridays from 4:00-5:00. I would love to hear about new ideas. I'm looking forward to making CSAT the best college it can be. GO HIGHLANDERS!!!
College of Visual and Performing Arts
I am Sydney Crawson, the Senator for the College of Visual & Performing Arts. This is my first year in SGA. I am a sophomore from Frederick, MD. I am double majoring in Dance and Elementary education. I am a mentor for the AASIS program, and I also work for Radford's online magazine, Whim, as the head photography editor. My goal for this year is to expand past my major and get involved in my community in different ways. I am looking forward to being involved in SGA and helping expand our art department programs and helping them in any way that I can.
College of Business and Economics
Hey there, folks! I'm Jesse Harden, your On-Campus Senator. I am a transfer student majoring in mathematics, and minoring in being busy. I enjoy videogames, hanging out with my friends, and helping others. While this is my first year in the SGA, I have big plans, including raising awareness of mental health issues and helping make the RU on-campus experience great for everyone. If you have any comments, questions, ideas, or concerns, feel free to email me, or to come by the SGA office on the 2nd floor of the Bonnie from 4-5pm on Mondays.
Hi everyone, I am Chai Fuller, the newly elected Off-Campus Senator. I am from Fairfax, Virginia, but I reside in Bristow, Virginia. I am a junior here at Radford University where I have declared Criminal Justice as my major and Spanish as a minor. I am co-captain/dancer of AreUHype Organization where I have developed my second family, who enjoy and love to dance as much as I do, if not more. During my free time, I love hanging out with my friends, shopping, and travelling around the world. As the new Off-Campus Senator, I hope to reach out to my constituents and provide a better off-campus lifestyle.
Hello Radford University! My name is Grant Gurley, and I am currently representing you as your At-Large Senator. I was born and raised in Hampton, Virginia and an honors graduate from Kecoughtan High School. I am passionate about sports, family, making a difference, and standing up for what is right no matter what it takes... While I am in this position, I want to do exactly that -stand up for YOU. I welcome anyone, and I mean ANYONE, to approach me with any concerns, questions, or views that you have about RU. I am an extremely outgoing person and I am here for you as a friend and fellow student experiencing the exact same things that you do everyday here, on and off of Radford University's campus. Please, feel free to approach me or even email me about anything you want. My office hours are from 3:00pm - 4:30pm in the Bonnie upstairs in room 209, and my email is email@example.com. I look forward to meeting you and make this year the best one yet!