Student Government Association

Executive Council

HPU Student Government Association

2016 – 2017 Executive Council


The Callaway Administration





President – Rachel Callaway

Rachel Callaway

Hometown: Simi Valley, CA
Past Education: Santa Susana High School
Major: Strategic Communications
Class: Class of 2017
Interests/Hobbies: Traveling, dancing, playing with animals, going to Disneyland
Fun Fact: I was born with a broken collar bone.
Organization Affiliations: Student Judicial Board Advocate and Hearing Chair, Lambda Pi Eta Communications Honor Socitey, Women’s Complex Resident Assistant, B.A. – M.A. Political Communications Student


Vice President –Jordan Bydume


Hometown: Brandywine, MD
Past Education: Grace Brethren Christian School
Major: Business Administration & Entrepreneurship Double Major
Class: Class of 2017
Interests/Hobbies: Reading, Swimming, Writing, Watching TV, and Traveling
Fun Fact: I didn’t go to Disney World until I was 18 because I was afraid of the people dressed up as characters!
Organization Affiliations: Peer Mentor, Student Justice, and Diversity Club


Treasurer – Jill Davis


Hometown: Sanford, NC
Past Education: Lee County High School
Major: Accounting
Class: Class of 2017
Interests/Hobbies: Soccer, baking, petting dogs, napping
Fun Fact: I was in a Nike commercial with Mia Hamm in high school
Organization Affiliations: Alpha Kappa Psi

Secretary – Tiffany Adams

Hometown: Charlotte, NC
Past Education: Davidson Day School
Major: Business Administration (Double Minor in Finance & Global Commerce)
Class: Class of 2018
Fun Fact:
Organization Affiliations: Student Alumni Council, Kappa Delta Sorority, Campus Activities Team, Student Justice Program

Attorney General – Lauren Carnicero


Hometown: South Riding, VA
Past Education: Freedom High School
Major: Biology
Class: Class of 2017
Interests/Hobbies: Playing lacrosse and working with animals
Fun Fact: I have never met a cat I didn’t like
Organization Affiliations: Club lacrosse, Student Justice Hearing Officer, Assistant Resident Director for York & Point Place


Chief Justice – Lyndsey Clos


Hometown: Burlington,Vt
Past Education: Champlain Valley Union High School, Eaton High School
Major: Political Science
Class: Class of 2019
Interests/Hobbies: Watching makeup tutorials, attending concerts, working out, The Weeknd, and all things law-related
Fun Fact: I’m obsessed with dachshunds (specifically miniature blonde long-haired dachshunds) but I’m very allergic and do not have any dogs! 
Organization Affiliations: Judicial Conduct Board, Resident Assistant for York & Point Place, Pre-Law Ambassador for How I Compare, Phi Alpha Delta, Political Science Freshmen Mentor, Honor’s Program/Odyssey Club, Sigma Alpha Pi, Alpha Lamba Delta


Chief of StaffMichael Dreher


Hometown: Lake George, NY
Past Education: Lake George High School
Major: Business Administration
Class: Class of 2019
Interest/Hobbies: Scuba Diving
Fun Fact: I can perform over twenty tricks with a yo-yo
Organization Affiliations: Alpha Kappa Psi, Beta Theta Pi, Student Alumni Council

Student Services / Diversity Chair – Tiffany Jones


Hometown: Weaverville, NC
Past Education: North Buncombe High School
Major: Religion & Nonprofit Leadership Double Major
Class: Class of 2017
Interests/Hobbies: Reading and coffee shops
Fun Fact: I’m not really a big fan of pickles
Organization Affiliations: Interfaith United, Board of Stewards, Religious Life Council, Student Diversity Council, Assistant Resident Director of UC2 and Wanek

Academic Chair – Sarah Edmark



Hometown: Fuquay-Varina, NC
Past education: Wake Christian Academy
Major: Biology
Class: Class of 2018
Interests: Playing piano, shopping, reading, watching the tv show Friends, and hiking
Fun fact: I can say the alphabet backwards
Organization affiliations: Honors Scholar, Biology Club,Spanish and Biology Tutor


Service Chair – Rebecca Verde

Hometown: Miami, Florida
Past education: 
Major: Exercise Science
Class: Class of 2017
Fun fact: 
Organization affiliations: HPU Catholic Campus Ministry, Alpha Delta Theta, Resident Assistant, HOSA, College Students Against Cancer,  Students for Life, Volunteer Center.

Technology Chair – Parker Ramsey

Hometown: Charlotte, NC
Past Education: Gaston Christian High School
Major: Computer Science and Philosophy Double Major
Class: Class of 2017
Interests/Hobbies: Travel, Computer Electronics, Reading, Coffee, Hiking
Fun Fact: I’ve had a song on the iTunes store.
Organization Affiliations: HPU ACM Chapter Chairman, HPU CSS Founder, HPU MS Founder, Honors College, HPU Tutor

Publicity Chair – Liz Reichart 


Hometown: Cleveland, OH
Past Education: Hudson High School
Major: International Business and Graphic Design
Class: Class of 2017
Interests/Hobbies: Creating things and drinking copious amount of black coffee
Fun Fact: I grew up abroad in Switzerland, so I consider myself a connoisseur of fine chocolate and cheese.
Organization Affiliations: Kappa Delta Sorority, Alpha Kappa Psi Fraternity, Campus Chronicle, Pi Delta Phi Society



Summer Priddy, Director of Campus Engagement & Student Activities
Six Mile, SC
Past Education: B.A. Clemson University; M.Ed. Clemson University
Interests/Hobbies: Clemson Athletics, Reading, Spending time on the lake
Fun Fact: I graduated in Littlejohn Coliseum at Clemson University three separate times (High School, Bachelors, & Masters)

Kassidy Sparks, Assistant Director of Campus Engagement & Student Activities
Kernersville, NC
Past Education: B.A. UNC Wilmington; M.Ed. UNC Greensboro
Interests/Hobbies: Reading, Visiting the Beach, Shopping
Fun Fact: I am a Disney World fanatic!


Our office is located on the third floor of the Slane Student Center. We are open daily from 8:30am – 5pm.

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