Applications available for 2020-2021 Leadership Positions
Ever think about becoming a leader to other students? Build valuable career and leadership skills the STATE WAY® with Student Government Association (SGA). The 2020-2021 ballot application is now available and will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, February 6, 2020. Applications are being accepted for the following positions:
- SGA President (University-wide)
- SGA Executive Vice President (for each campus)
- SGA Speaker of the Senate (for each campus)
- SGA Senators (for each campus)
Candidates must meet student leader requirements as outlined in the Student Code of Conduct and follow the Election Code. Students considering running for office can learn about the available positions and the opportunities to attend information sessions at Running for Election. Students interested in applying for one of the appointed positions (Communication Director or Finance Director (one per campus) or the Atlanta Senate Clerk can find out more at Appointed Positions.
Learn more about running for election by visiting one of the following information sessions.
|Atlanta||Tuesday, January 28*
Wednesday, January 29*
Monday, February 3*
|12 p.m. – 2 p.m.
5 p.m. – 6 p.m.
9 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
|Student Center West 258
Student Center West 464
|Alpharetta||Thursday, January 23 & Wednesday, February 6||10 a.m. – 1 p.m.||AA Lobby|
|Clarkston||Tuesday, January 21 &
Tuesday, January 28
|11 a.m. – 2 p.m.||CN Café & Info Center|
|Decatur||Thursday, January 23 & Wednesday, January 29||Noon – 2 pm||SC 2100 Café|
|Dunwoody||Tuesday, January 21 &
Tuesday, January 28
|11 a.m. – 2 p.m.||Library/NB2000|
|Newton||Tuesday, January 28||11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.||1N Lobby|
|*Food will be provided|
See the Elections page for a complete timeline.
There is a University-Wide Election Commission, made up of the Election Commission Chairs from each campus, that oversees the presidential election.
|University-Wide||Chief Election Commissioner
(Supervises the Presidential Election)
|Cassie Turner||Executive Vice President – Newton|
|Atlanta||Chair||Evan Malbrough||Communications Director|
|Atlanta||Vice-Chair for Logistics||Mariah Johnson||Undergraduate Senator, A&S|
|Atlanta||Vice-Chair for Marketing||Fatoumata Fofana|
|Alpharetta||Chair||Margaux Abella||Senator for Government & Community Affairs|
|Clarkston||Chair||Ashrakat Hassan||Senator for Academic Affairs|
|Decatur||Chair||Thagema Coichy||Communications Director|
|Dunwoody||Chair||Chinenye Jonathan||Speaker of the Senate|
|Newton||Chair||Cassie Turner||Executive Vice President|
|University-Wide||Volunteers||Apply here to volunteer with the Spring Election.|