System Governance

Coalition of Student Leaders 2015-16

Voting Members

Mathew Carrick, Chair

Associated Students of UAF, President

(907) 841-4907

Bio - Mathew Carrick was born in Crestview, FL, but considers Alaska his adoptive home. He studies Economics at the University of Alaska Fairbanks with minors in Mathematics and Political Science, and hopes to serve the students of the University of Alaska to the best of his ability.

Callie Conerton, Vice Chair

United Students of UAS-Juneau, President

(907) 723-1233

Bio - Callie Conerton was born and raised  in Juneau, Alaska. She lived a year in Iserlohn, Germany; where she discovered her love of traveling and also her love of teaching. She studies Elementary Education at the UAS - Juneau Campus.  She has been an active member of Student Government for 4 years and has testified multiple times on behalf of the students of the University of Alaska in front of the Alaska Legislature and the UA Board of Regents. She also enjoys baking, skiing, singing, selling shoes, nannying for 3 amazing children and knitting while watching Netflix.

Junaid Khan, Secretary

Prince William Sound College Student Association, President

(907) 831-0543 cell

Bio - Junaid prefers to be called Xunny (Nick). He was born and raised in Pakistan. Last January 2014, he moved to United States to complete his studies. He is currently a student at Prince William Sound College pursuing his AAS degree. He is also studying Industrial Technology with emphasis in Oil Spill Response. He is working for college as a community adviser and front desk gym attendant. He loves to gain some new experience in life.

Arina Filippenko, Treasurer

Union of Students of UAA, Government Relations Officer

Bio - forthcoming

Jeff Woods, System Governance Council Representative

Kodiak College Student Association, Vice President

Bio - forthcoming

Shannon Cefalu

Kachemak Bay Branch Student Association, President

Bio - forthcoming

Krystalee Gabbard

United Students of UAS-Ketchikan, President

Bio - forthcoming

Everret Hamilton

Matanuska-Susitna Student Government Council, President

Bio - forthcoming

Jayce Robertson

Kenai Peninsula College Student Union, President

Bio - forthcoming 

Destony Rosas

United Students of UAS-Sitka, President

Bio - forthcoming

Non-Voting Members

Samantha Weaver, Historian

United Students of UAS-Sitka, Vice President

Bio - forthcoming

Colby Freel

Student Commissioner, Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education

Stacey Lucason

Student Regent, UA Board of Regents

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