Staff

Program Council Student Board

2017-2018

Mekayla1

Name: Mekayla Perkins

Position: President, Program Council

Hometown: El Campo, TX

Major: Public Health

Classification: Senior

Anticipated Graduation and Name of Degree I plan to attain: December 2017 with a degree in Public Health.

Future Plans after Graduation: I plan to attend Nursing School in the Houston area and receive my BSN. 

Why I Joined Program Council: I joined Program Council because I wanted to make a difference on Campus and bring awareness to student involvement. 

Other Affiliations: Sigma Alpha Beta Pi Chapter, CFFA

Hobbies: Fishing, watching movies, eating pizza and hanging out with friends

Fun Fact About Me: I love to fish!


 

 Amy5

Name: Amy Lam

Position: Vice President, Program Council

Hometown: Houston, TX

Major: Communication Studies with a minor in Management

Classification: Sophomore

Anticipated Graduation and Name of Degree I plan to attain: May 2019 with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Communication Studies and a minor in Management.

Future Plans after Graduation: My goal after graduation is to attain a Master's degree in Business Administration and to one day work for McKinsey & Company.

Why I Joined Program Council: I joined Program Council because I love being involved and to gain more leadership experience specifically in event planning. I am ecstatic to know that the student body is having fun, being involved, and creating memories by our events. It is a joy and an honor to be a part of this team.

Other Affiliations: Chi Alpha

Hobbies: Attempting to cook, watching Buzzfeed videos, and exploring new places/cultures.

Fun Fact About Me: I genuinely believe that humor is key! Therefore, I enjoy telling corny puns.

 Diana1

Name: Diana Alcaraz

Position: Senior Marketing Chair, Program Council

Hometown: Morelia, Michoacán

Major: Musical Theater

Classification: Freshman

Anticipated Graduation and Name of Degree I plan to attain: May, 2020 obtaining a BFA in Musical Theater, and Dance.

Future Plans after Graduation: 

Why I Joined Program Council: I joined Program Council, because I want to make a positive impact on campus. I like to see how people meet others through the events PC hosts. It's very important to me to make everyone feel welcomed, and I am able to do that through Program Council. 

Other Affiliations: SAA, Hall Council President LSH

Hobbies: Singing, Dancing, Playing guitar, and Acting

Fun Fact About Me: I participated in a Univision TV show called La Banda, and it was the most fun experience I could've had before college.

Alondra1

Name: Alondra Chavez

Position: Entertainment Chair, Program Council

Hometown: Chapel Hill, NC

Major: Biomedical Sciences

Classification: Freshman

Anticipated Graduation and Name of Degree I plan to attain: Spring 2020 with a degree in Bachelor of Science.

Future Plans after Graduation: My plans after graduation is to go to medical school. My goal in life is to become a Pediatrician because I love interaction with children and making sure they are healthy.

Why I Joined Program Council: I joined program council because it looked fun to do and also because I like being interactive with people. I love creating and making events happen because I want people in SHSU to have a good time throughout the year even if it means they only come for the free stuff. I still want them to have a good time while they are there. I also hope that joining Program Council will help me improve in my social skills and leadership skills for the future.

Other Affiliations: SHAMOS

Hobbies: Dancing

Fun Fact About Me: I am obsessed with my dog! I have more pictures of him than I do with my family because I just love him that much.

 Azha4

Name: A'zha Cain

Position: Education Chair, Program Council

Hometown: Houston, Texas

Major: Mass Communications 

Classification: Sophomore 

Anticipated Graduation and Name of Degree I plan to attain: I anticipate to graduate Fall 2018 with a B.A in mass communication 

Future Plans after Graduation: After I graduate I plan on receiving my masters and becoming a public relations director.

Why I Joined Program Council: I joined program council because it was designed to engage and inform the student body and I consider it an honor to be able to count tribute my time and ideas. 

Other Affiliations: None at this time.

Hobbies: I enjoy dancing and working out in my free time.

Fun Fact About Me: I am the tallest and the youngest girl within my family and friends.  


Oscar1

Name: Oscar Gonzales

Position: Social Chair, Program Council

Hometown: Victoria, TX

Major: Criminal Justice

Classification: Freshman

Anticipated Graduation and Name of Degree I plan to attain: Spring 2020 with a degree in Bachelor of Science.

Future Plans after Graduation: After graduation at Sam Houston State University, I plan to join the police force in Corpus Christi and work my way up to SWAT. 

Why I Joined Program Council: I joined program council because I truly enjoy the work environment, and the outstanding team that takes place behind the scenes of every event around campus. Also I love making and hosting these events for students and be able to put a smile on their face. I believe it gives them something to do to get away from school and all the worries. It's an accomplishment to be able to incorporate others and make them feel welcomed into the Bearkat community.

Other Affiliations: President of SHSU Wrestling Club

Hobbies: Playing all sports

Fun Fact About Me: I am a two-time District Champ as well as a State placer in wrestling! I also love animals!

Marcus1

Name: Joseph Marcus

Position: Special Events Chair, Program Council

Hometown: New Orleans, LA

Major: Graphic Design

Classification: Junior

Anticipated Graduation and Name of Degree I plan to attain: Spring 2018 with a degree in Bachelor of Graphic Design.

Future Plans after Graduation: I plan on starting my very own clothing line after I graduate. My biggest goal in life is to create a long lasting brand that caters to all audiences. 

Why I Joined Program Council: I joined Program Council because I figured it would be a great way to get out and meet new people. I've always wanted to plan events that could bring someone else joy. I noticed that all of the workers within the Program Council are always happy and joyful at the events that the program hosts around campus. Once I saw that, I told myself that I needed to join. I'll make it my job to give my fellow students something fun to look forward to.

Other Affiliations: SHSU Wrestling Club

Hobbies: I like to paint and check out new movies and shows.

Fun Fact About Me: I've been on the Dean's List every semester that I've been in college so far.

 Sammy the Bearkat

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