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Gallaudet's Student-Athletes Advisory Committee

The Gallaudet University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is made up of student-athletes from all 14 varsity programs supported by the University. The GU SAAC has several officers that lead the committee that is advised by women's soccer coach Liza Offreda. The committee meets twice a month to discuss issues that effect student-athletes at Gallaudet. The GU SAAC communicates to the athletics administration on behalf of all Bison student-athletes. The GU SAAC also organizes and runs several community service initiatives throughout the school year.

 

2017-18 Gallaudet's SAAC Officers

Name     Position     Class     Sport
Sabina Shysh     President     So.     Women's Soccer
                   
Darriyan Thomas     Vice-President     Sr.     Women's Volleyball
                   
Deltona Markel     Treasurer     So.     Women's Soccer
                   
Kelli Barnes     Secretary     Jr.     Women's Basketball
                   
Liza Offreda     Advisor           Women's Soccer


Representatives
Tiffany Anderson (Women's Basketball)
Neha Balachandran (Women's Soccer)
Alyssa Barlow (Softball)
Kai Christenberry (Men's Cross Country/Track and Field)
Matthew Cracraft (Football)
Kyle Gumm (Baseball)
Farrah Harmount (Women's Volleyball)
Jana Kiefer (Women's Swimming and Diving)
Elan Markel (Men's Soccer)
Karina Mitchell (Women's Track and Field)
Matthew Sherman (Men's Basketball)
Julian Simons (Men's Swimming and Diving)

Alternates
Fatuma Ali (Women's Cross Country/Track and Field)
Taylor Clark (Men's Cross Country/Track and Field)
Ryan Gilbert (Baseball)
Karita Lewis (Women's Volleyball)
Brittany Mallach (Women's Soccer)
Alton Markel (Men's Soccer)
Jackie Perkins (Women's Swimming and Diving)
Brianna Pogue (Softball)
Tawnecia Rush (Women's Basketball)
Daequan Taylor (Football)
Jonathan Tikhonoff (Men's Swimming and Diving)

2015-16 Minutes

2014-15 Minutes

Meetings
The SAAC will meet every two weeks during the academic year as notified in the Field House conference room. If the team’s representative misses a meeting without proper notification, your team will be fined $50 and $25 if late. Each student-athlete representative will serve two-year terms and must have a 2.0 GPA or higher to be in good standing.

News
04/12/10  GU SAAC leaders participate in NEAC retreat, service project

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