Student Government Association

Executive Council

HPU Student Government Association

2019 – 2020 Executive Council


The Bush Administration



President – Alex Bush


Hometown: Aspen, CO
Past Education: Aspen High School
Majors: Political Science  Minors: Economics & Finance
Class: Class of 2020
Interests/Hobbies: Skiing, Travel, Backpacking, Camping, Tennis
Fun Fact:  My goal is to travel to more countries than years old I am (currently ahead by 2)
Organization Affiliations:  Interfraternity Council Conduct Justice, Beta Theta Pi Fraternity, Student Conduct Justice, Honor Scholar Program, Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society, Presidential Scholar, Phi Alpha Delta International Law Fraternity Society of Scholars, Interfaith Dinner Club


Speaker of the Senate – Alexis Ogren

Hometown: Jefferson, MD
Past Education: Brunswick High School
Major: Psychology and Criminal Justice, Minor in Women and Gender Studies
Class: Class of 2020 
Interests/Hobbies: Everything that could possibly involve makeup, concerts, socializing, animals, photography, planning, and shopping!
Fun Fact: I once got a chemical burn in my eye.
Organization Affiliations: Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, Student Justice/Hearing Officer in the Judicial Conduct Board, Dance Marathon, Title IX Student Organization, Resident Assistant and Big Brother Big Sister

Treasurer – Jessica Vedrani

Hometown: Salisbury, MA
Past Education: Triton Regional High School
Majors: Criminal Justice and Political Science
Class: Junior
Interests/Hobbies: Skiing, Singing, Traveling, Watching Football, Tennis, Hiking
Fun Fact: I sang during a performance on the main stage in Epcot at Disney World
Organization Affiliations: Alpha Chi Omega, Alpha Lambda Delta, Order of Omega, The National Society of Leadership and Success, Student Justice, University Ambassador, Research Rookies, Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Club (Secretary), Odyssey Club, Honors Scholar Program, Title IX Student Organization

Secretary – Tyler Thomas

Hometown: Cleveland, Ohio

Past Education: Cuyahoga Valley Christian Academy 

Majors: Marketing 

Class: 2022

Interests/Hobbies: College Football, Photography, Business

Fun Fact: Spoken to an audience of 13,000 people

Organization Affiliation: Business Fellows, BCA, NRF, Entrepreneurship Club

Attorney General – Ryan Pettine

Hometown: Finksburg, Maryland
Past Education: Gerstell Academy
Majors: Criminal Justice & International Relations, Minor in Spanish
Class: Class of 2020
Interests/Hobbies: Biking, Football, Volunteering, and watching Cops
Fun Fact: I’ve worked/interned for 4 police departments and 2 security agencies, including HPU Security – I flourish during crisis
Organization Affiliations: Member, Order of the Lighted Lamp, Beta Theta Pi, Assistant Team Leader High Point University Security – Student Patrol, Student Justice Judicial Conduct Board, Ambassador HPU Criminal Justice Dept,  Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Society, and Title IX Student Organization


Chief Justice – Megan Shea

Hometown: Chico, California
Past Education: Pleasant Valley High School
Majors: Political Science, Spanish minor
Class: 2020
Interests/Hobbies: Playing tennis, travel, reading, and language.
Fun Fact: I have a pair of shoes that I’ve worn on five continents.
Organization Affiliations: Student Justice, Resident Assistant, Title IX Student Organization, Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Society, Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, Club Tennis

Chief of Staff – Avery Moon

Hometown: Connecticut
Majors: International Relations and Sociology and Anthropology
Class: 2020
Interests/Hobbies: Tennis, Archery, Music, Hanging out with friends, Herbal Specialist, Mixologist
Fun Fact: I collect swords.
Organization Affiliations: Alpha Phi Omega, Honors Scholar Program, Model United Nations, Sociology and Anthropology Club


Academic Chair – Kennedy Jackson

Hometown: Bowie, MD
Past Education: Charles Herbert Flowers High School
Majors: Biology with a concentration in Organismal/Evolutionary Science and Minor in Spanish
Class: 2021
Interests/Hobbies: writing, singing, dancing
Fun Fact: I have a pet turtle
Organization Affiliations: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority , Alpha Phi Omega, Black Cultural Awareness, VOICE Student, Advisory Board, Genesis Gospel Choir, and Peer Mentor


Diversity Chair – Maddy Gregg

Hometown: East Hampton, New York
Past Education: East Hampton High School
Major: Business Administration Minors: Statistics & Marketing
Class: Class of 2020
Interest/Hobbies: Paddle boarding, fishing, trying new food
Fun Fact: I am double jointed in my left shoulder
Organization Affiliations: Alpha Lambda Delta, Delta Mu Delta, Order of Omega, National Society of Leadership and Success, Sigma Sigma Sigma, and Big Brothers Big Sisters 

Publicity Chair – Caylin Walter

Hometown: Baltimore, MD
Past Education: Notre Dame Preparatory School Class of 2017
Major: Strategic Communications, minors in Public and Professional Writing and Social Media Marketing
Class: Class of 2021
Interests/Hobbies: singing and playing the piano! I also love anything videography/editing/photography/graphic design!
Fun Fact:  I am the pickiest eater ever and order off the kids menu everywhere I go!!
Organization Affiliations: Kappa Delta Sorority, Media Fellows, Off-Beats Co-ed A Cappella group, Dance Marathon executive council, Big Brother Big Sister


Service Chair – Tucker Wilson

Hometown: Pembroke, Massachusetts
Past Education: Cape Cod Academy
Major: International Relations & Political Science
Class: Class of 2020
Interest/Hobbies: Photography, Travel, Politics
Fun Fact: I have participated in service projects on four continents, so far!
Organization Affiliations: Title IX Student Organization, Order of the Lighted Lamp Honors and Leadership Society, Alpha Phi Omega, Assistant Resident Director, and  VOICE Student Advisory Board

Student Services Chair – Julia Wallace

Hometown: Gill, MA
Past Education: Pioneer Valley Regional School
Majors: English Literature
Class: 2020, Senior
Interests/Hobbies: Golf, Hiking/Camping, Rock Climbing, Travel,
Fun Fact: I have been bungee jumping in New Zealand
Organization Affiliations: Alpha Chi Omega, Club Golf, University Ambassadors, Honors Program, Sigma Tau Delta, Student Justice, Alpha Lambda Delta

Technology Chair – Alex Wirth

Hometown: Miami, FL
Past Education: Gulliver Preparatory 

Hometown: East Hampton, CT
Past Education: Cheshire Academy
Majors: Computer Science
Class: 2021
Interests/Hobbies: Coding, Cross-Country, Fencing
Fun Fact: I used to play competitive Melee.
Organization Affiliations: Model United Nations, Odyssey, Computer Science Society, Tabletop RPG



Dr. Jodi Jabs, Director of Campus Engagement & Student Activities
Hometown: Jordan, MN
Past Education: Ed.D from Concordia University, M.S. from Nova Southeastern University, and B.S. from University of Wisconsin-River Falls
Interest/Hobbies: Softball, hiking, fostering kittens, and spending time with family and friends.
Fun Fact: I am a national slow pitch softball champion!


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