Committees

Committee Chairs

Membership Committee Chair


  Carlton Adams

senatemembership@smu.edu

Classification: Junior 
Hometown:
Major(s):

Personal Goals: 

Communications Committee Chair

Geenah Krisht
  Geenah Krisht

senatecommunications@smu.edu

Classification: Senior
Hometown: Little Rock, AR
Major(s): Film and Journalism

Personal Goals: 

  1. To increase Senate's presence as a whole on campus.
  2. To break down the barrier between Senate members, student leaders, and the remainder of the campus.
  3. To facilitate better communication within Senate to maximize efficiency within the organization.
  4. To increase the social media presence of Student Senate. 

Organizations Committee Chair


  David Lee

senateorganizations@smu.edu

Classification: Senior
Hometown: Plano, TX
Major(s): Mechanical Engineering

Personal Goals: 

  1. To improve communication between student organizations and Student Senate.
  2. To implement a new chartering process.

Endowment Committee Chair

Timothy Hettinger
  Timothy Hettinger

senateendowment@smu.edu

Classification: Junior
Hometown: Mendham, NJ
Major(s): Economics and History 

Personal Statement: 

  1. To make Student Senate scholarship recipients more distinguished and recognizable, along with building more funds in order to award larger scholarships to fewer students. With fewer, yet larger scholarships, we can achieve our goal of making the scholarships more valuable.

Finance Committee Chair

Carole Anne Finley
  Carole Anne Finley

senatefinance@smu.edu

Classification: Senior
Hometown: Springfield, MO
Major(s): Accounting

Personal Goals: 

  1. To do my best  with my committee to allocate student fees fairly and accurately. 

Student Concerns Committee Chair

Alexandra Douglass
  Alexandra Douglass

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Classification: Senior 
Hometown: Atherton, CA
Major(s): Communications and Public Relations  

Personal Statement: 

  1. To broaden the channel of communication between Senate and the student body. To be an accessible and approachable entity where students can come to wish more than simply concerns, but also questions, ideas, and feedback. 
  2. To attract greater attendance of members of student body to Senate meetings more regularly. 

Diversity Committee Chair

Tien Dang
  Tien Dang

tdang@smu.edu

Classification: Junior
Hometown: Sachse, TX
Major(s): Creative Advertising

Personal Statement: 

  1. To improve communication between Student Senate and the community.
  2. To define diversity and promote a more open and inclusive community. 

Scholarship Committee Chair

Trent Barnes
 

Trent Barnes

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Classification: Junior
Hometown: Miami, FL
Major(s): Accounting 

Personal Goals: 

  1. To have a very efficient and fair scholarship process that awards the most deserving students at SMU.
  2. To increase awareness of Student Senate scholarships as they are one of the only ways to receive a scholarship as a student here at SMU.

Investments Committee Chair

Sean Milmoe
 

Sean Milmoe

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Classification: Junior
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Major(s): Finance 

Personal Goals: 

  1. To construct a plan for the Investment Chair. 
  2. To grow the investment fund at a sustainable rate.