Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Friday, March 25, 2011

Student association selects officers

Students selected new officers and coordinators to lead the La Follette School Student Association for the 2011-012 academic year. Their terms begin in April with a joint meeting. The new leadership is:

  • Katherine Sydor, president
  • Justin Rabbach, vice president
  • Rachel Johnson, secretary
  • HJ Waukau, treasurer
  • Peter Braden, fund-raising coordinator
  • Katie Kruse, social coordinator
  • Noah Natzke, program liaison
  • Hope Harvey, alumni coordinator
  • Susanna Rasmussen, volunteer coordinator
  • Alissa Quade and Angela Rampton, graduation coordinators

They replace:

  • Erika Jones, president
  • Sylvia Fredericks, vice president
  • Christine Durkin, secretary
  • Jen Winter, treasurer
  • Sarah Hurley, fund-raising coordinator
  • Emily Ley, social coordinator
  • Adam Hartung, program liaison
  • Kristina Krull, alumni coordinator
  • Lara Rosen, community service and outreach coordinator
  • Sara Kock and Monica Wedgewood, graduation coordinators

The La Follette School Student Association serves students by hosting social events, connecting students to community service opportunities, fund-raising for and coordinating the graduation ceremony and reception, maintaining an avenue for student input into the MPA and MIPA programs, and providing students with a connection to La Follette alumni.

LSSA meets regularly during the academic year and discusses and acts on topics ranging from faculty issues, alumni event plans, and social events to the school's graduation celebration, course work and fund-raising efforts.