President’s Student Advisory Council
The President’s Student Advisory Council is a representative body of Albright students, members of which advise the president of Albright College. In this capacity, the Student Advisory Council will meet with the president of the College and/or College or community leaders three to four times a semester. The council may meet with the president when either council members or the president considers such a meeting valuable.
Members of the President’s Student Advisory Council are responsible for:
- sharing with the president thoughts and ideas about campus and campus life;
- communicating effectively, both with the president and with their organizations and other students, about issues on campus;
- partnering with each other to achieve cross-club and inter-organization collaboration;
- giving voice to student ideas and concerns;
- learning from each other.
In addition, Student Advisory Council members will serve as ambassadors for the College. In this capacity, council members will have the unique opportunity to make valuable connections with fellow students, faculty, staff, administrators, and distinguished visitors at Albright College.
Students who hold the following positions will automatically be invited to serve on the council:
Student Government Association (SGA), President
Student Government Association (SGA), Executive Vice President
Admission Ambassadors, (1) representative
African American Society, President
Albright Christian Fellowship, President
The Albrightian, Editor-in-Chief
Academic Learning Center Tutors, (1) representative
Club Sports, (1) representative
Commuter Students’ Association, President
Domino Players, Artistic Director
Interfraternity Council (IFC), Chairman
International Students Association (ISA), President
Lion Diplomats, President
National Organization for Women (NOW), President
Panhellenic Council, President
POPs Steering Committee, (1) representative
Pride Plus, Leader
Resident Assistant, Lead
Students of Caribbean-African Association, President
Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC), President
WXAC Radio Station, Program Director
At-large member, (1) upper-class student
At-large member, (1) first-year student
Other members of the council are selected to broadly represent the student community. These members will be invited to serve by the president from self-nominations and nominations submitted by faculty and staff.
Current Council Membership 2021-2022
|Dylan Cope ’22
Hello! My name is Dylan Cope and I am from Williamstown, New Jersey. I am majoring in Political Science with a minor in Legal Studies and am a junior here at Albright. After Albright I plan on attending law school. On campus I am currently involved as SGA President, an RA, a member of Steering Committee, a brother of Sigma Alpha Epsilon and a member of Lion Diplomats. On campus you can usually find me in the Campus Center or in Roessner. I look forward to working with President Fetrow and other students on PSAC to help improve the Albright community.
|John Weik ’23
Hi everyone! My name is John Weik, and I am from Reading, PA! I am a Junior at Albright currently studying Political Science and Legal Studies. I am involved in quite a number of organizations all across campus! I currently serve on SGA as the Executive Vice President, I am a Brother of Sigma Alpha Epsilon, I play for our Men’s Rugby team, I am a Student Ambassador in the Admissions Office, and I’m also involved with the Domino Players, Lion Diplomats, POPs, and a few other organizations! My goal for this academic year is to be a voice for students here on P-SAC and to be a resource for student organizations through SGA as we get closer to the finish line of the COVID-19 pandemic.
|Brian Sanchez ’23
Hello! My name is Brian Sanchez and I am from Washington, DC. I’m a first-generation student and currently in my junior year. My plan is to major in History/Secondary Education with a minor in Spanish. My extracurricular activities at Albright consist of tutoring at the Academic Learning Center and serving as treasurer of the International Student Association. Outside of campus, I am currently finishing my job as a COVID-19 Community Ambassador with the DC Mayor’s Office and I try to get involved as much both in the DC area and in the Reading area because I enjoy helping others and gaining new experiences. I look forward to working with P-SAC and helping out the Albright community!
|Jonathan Leger ’23
Hello, my name is Jonathan Leger, I am originally from New York, but I reside in Easton PA. I am a junior at Albright College, majoring in Accounting, Economics, and Finance, with a track in Accounting. I am a member of the Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity, currently holding the chair of Fundraising. I work at admissions as a tour guide, I am member of the BAE club, and the culture club. I hold various jobs on campus and I am a very active member of the Albright community. I have many hobbies, some of which are reselling sneakers and clothes, lots of reading in various genres, and gaming. Outside of campus life I enjoying spending time with my family and partaking in various trips and activities we do during my time at home. I spend a lot of time traveling around the east coast and it is a dream of mine to travel around the country some day. Nevertheless, I look forward in forming part of the P-SAC and hope to be a great asset to this council.
|Tyler Chaffins ’22
Hello! My name is Tyler Chaffins and I’m from Waldorf, Maryland. I’m majoring in Child and Family Studies and I’m a junior here at Albright College. After my tenure at Albright I’ll be seeking to extend my education at a university in the south or getting a job at a counseling/therapy center. My extracurricular activities consist of my new reign as President of Albright’s African American Society, a member of Albright’s Rap Collective, and I also volunteer at Northeast Middle School in the “Boys 2 Leaders” program. I’m always everywhere around campus, many identify me by my blonde/orange hair or by my positive energy that I always carry with me. I’m extremely excited to work with President Fetrow and our entire institution as a member of PSAC to assure the happiness of the entire community.
|Justin Negron ’22
Hey guys! My name is Justin Negron, and I’m excited to be a part of PSAC this year, and I’m looking forward to working with the other student leaders and President Fetrow as well. Here are some things to know about me. I’m a Religious Studies Co-Major with Philosophy and a minor in Sociology. I intend to work in full-time ministry once I graduate. Right now, I am President of the Albright Christian Fellowship on campus. I’m also a part of the Track and Field team at Albright. I’m a sprinter and thrower, which includes running the 100m, 200m, and 400m, as well as throwing the javelin. Before I did Track and Field however, I played both soccer and baseball for a large portion of my life. Other than that, I like to read and work out. I’m always up for some deep conversation, but eventually my social battery dies out as I am an introvert and do need my time at home. I could say more, but there’s no need to be exhaustive. Let’s get to work!
Hello everyone, my name is Gabriella Rene (`23). I am a double major in political science and history with a minor in legal studies. I serve as the Society of Black Alumni (SOBA) Liaison for the Black Woman’s Leadership Association (BWLA) on campus as well as the Panhellenic Vice President of Programing. During the week you can find me in the alumni relations office interning or running on the track as a part of Albright Athletics. I am so excited to serve on President’s Student Advisory Council, and look forward to showing off all of the amazing thingsabout Albright students.
|Terrick Whitters `23
Hello, my name is Terrick Whitters and I am from Philadelphia, PA. I am currently a rising junior. My major is Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and my minor is Public Policy and Administration. On campus, I am a member of the Albright Rugby Club and I am VP of Philanthropy and Service for Alpha Sigma Phi. In the future, I plan on creating a Non-profit organization that focuses on guiding middle and high schools along the college process as well as educating these students on mental and physical well-being. I look forward to working with President Fetrow and the P-SAC.
|Morgan Kopcik ’24
Hello! I’m Morgan Kopcik, an upcoming sophomore at Albright College. I’m a commuter student from Bernville, PA. My co-major is in Business Administration and Fashion Merchandising, with the goal of becoming a buyer for a fashion company. I am also on the women’s field hockey and lacrosse teams at Albright and I’m the President of the Commuter Student Association.
|Makenzie Mettler `22
Hello! I am Makenzie Mettler, a senior from New Cumberland, PA, comajoring in Theater and Arts Administration. My future plans are to work in a theater either on the business side or as a Director/Stage Manager in the rehearsal space. In addition to P-SAC, I am also the current Artistic Director of the Domino Players Theater Company, one of the Domino Players Scenic Shop Assistants, a sister of Alpha Delta Pi, a POP, an Order of Omega Member and an Admissions Ambassador. I look forward to serving on P-SAC!!
|Jennifer Vasquez ’22
Hi! My name is Jennifer Vasquez, and I am from Woodbridge, New Jersey. I am a first-generation college student studying Political Science with a Spanish minor. I am President of the International Student Association and the Hispanic Culture Club. I remember arriving at Albright during my first year, and like most freshmen, I felt homesick and even doubt about finding my place in our campus community. When I attended the activities fair and saw that there were many amazing clubs and organizations, I felt relieved. Albright and the community are my second home, and organizations like ISA and HCC (among others) allowed me to meet amazing people. I work at a non-profit in Reading that provides legal services to detained immigrants. This opportunity has strengthened my ability to be a part of a team, remain organized, and communicate with others. When I’m not in class, studying, or working, I love to spend time with my family and friends. I look forward to serving on the President’s Student Advisory Council during my senior year.
|Olivia Frey ’22
Hello! My name is Olivia Frey and I am from Hellertown, Pennsylvania. I will be a senior this upcoming academic school year. I am a biology major and am hoping to go into pharmaceutical research after my time at Albright. I am the President of Lion Diplomats, Vice President of Service for Alpha Phi Omega, Recruitment Analyst for Alpha Delta Pi, Vice President of Tri Beta, and a member of Steering Committee. I enjoy volunteering and traveling. This is my second year on the President’s Student Advisory Council, and I look forward to working with President Fetrow and my fellow peers this academic school year.
|Christina Farris ‘22
Hi! My name is Christina Farris, and I am a part of the Class of 2022. I am Psychology major with a minor in Criminology. After graduation, I plan to pursue a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology. Here at Albright, I sit on the executive board of many student organizations: the National Organization for Women, the Black Women’s Leadership Association, Lion Diplomats, and the Albright College Activities Council. I am also a member of the Title IX Student Advisory Board and this year’s Student Manager for the Student Center Desk. I look forward to being a member of the President’s Student Advisory Council to support my peers as we work together to be a collective voice for all of the student body.
|Elyse Eckert `22
Hi! My name is Elyse Eckert, and I am a part of the class of 2022. I major in psychology and business administration with a minor in sociology. On campus, I am involved in many different organizations. I am currently the Panhellenic Council President, as well as a member of Sigma Kappa, Order of Omega, the Albright Honor Society, Psi Chi, and Dearden Honor Society. I am most looking forward to serving on the President’s Student Advisory Council to have an opportunity to make connections with the student body, staff members, administrators, Albright visitors, and others!
|Vanessa Baker `22
Hello! I am Vanessa Baker, a senior from Sinking Spring, PA, co-majoring in Secondary Education and Mathematics. After graduation, I plan on continuing my mathematical research that I began with Dr. Shelton, thanks to the ACRE program and educate my own students. I am a current member of POPs Steering Committee, serve as the Vice President of Finance for Alpha Delta Pi, and am the President of PSEA. I look forward to the new experiences and opportunities P-SAC has to offer!
|Jonathon Moss ’22
Howdy! My name is Jonathon Moss, I am from Hughesville, Maryland. My current major is an intradisciplinary major on the Child and Family Studies Track. I plan on going to law school after graduating from Albright in 2022. A lot of people know me for my love of Beyoncé and how I am constantly seen running around campus. At Albright I serve as the Executive Vice President of Student Government, President of Pride+, Member of Albright’s theater production and Choral Department, Member of the Phone-a-thon Team, An Admission Ambassador, and last but not least a Brother of Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity. In my downtime, you will see me just relaxing and hanging out with my friends. Advocacy and inclusivity is two of my core values and I can’t wait to help be a voice for you on PSAC.
|Haja Kargbo ’23
Hi! My name is Haja Kargbo and I’m from Franklin Township, New Jersey. I am majoring in Sociology with a Criminology Track. As of right now, I am exploring options as to what I want to do after my time at Albright. I am a member of the Albright Women’s Rugby Team and Vice President of Pride+. When I’m not on the field or in class, I enjoy being with friends, painting and watching crime related shows. I am excited to be a part of PSAC.
|Ailean Santana `23
Hi, I am Ailean Santana. I am currently a rising junior from Reading, PA. I major in International Relations with a combined major in Spanish and a minor in Latin American and Caribbean Studies. My goal for the future is to continue my education in international law and one day become a diplomat. I am also involved in many things around campus such as Sigma Kappa’s continuous open bidding chairwomen, Residential Assistant, and I work at the front desk in the Schumo Center for Fitness and Well-Being.
|Massiel Del Orbe `22
Hello, My name is Massiel Del Orbe and I am From Philadelphia PA. I am a rising senior, majoring in Business Administration and Psychology. Two associations I am involved with related to my majors are: Dearden Honor Society of the Business, Accounting and Economics department as well as Psi chi. After graduating, I plan on continuing my education in Psychology while being active in the business industry. Aside from academics, I am part of the Softball team, Vice-President of the Student Athletic Advisory Council, a peer educator and a POP. In my spare time, I like to go to the gym, read, enjoy sunsets, and go to the Albright Christian Fellowship. I am super excited for what the new year will bring and it is an honor to be part of the President’s Student Advisory Council.
|Conner Miller `23
Hello! I am Conner Miller, currently a senior studying Crime and Justice. I am involved in the track and cross-country teams on campus as well as being the president of SAAC on campus and for the Mid-Atlantic Conference. I also am a Resident Assistant in Woods. My goal for this academic year is to make sure that the student-athletes’ voices are heard so they may have the best opportunities for their success on and off the fields.
|Michael Gruber ’24
My name is Michael Gruber, a freshman Music Industry Studies major at Albright from Bear, Delaware. I am currently involved in the Albright Concert Choir, Jazz Combos, and an artist with Lion Records. Additionally, I am a DJ and Co-Program Director at WXAC.
|Greyson Curran ’23
Hi! I am Greyson Curran, a junior who is currently studying political science and criminology. I’ve become known around campus for my involvement in various organizations, such as being Lead Resident Assistant of Albright Woods, Vice President of Sigma Alpha Epsilon, a Peer Orientation Person (POP), and Treasurer of the Pre-Law Society. My goal for being involved at Albright is to be an advocate for student voices and continue to push for a positive change within our community
|Christina Affaine `22
Hi! My name is Christina Affainie and I am a part of the class of 2022, majoring in Health Psychology. I enjoy getting involved with extracurricular activities while being very passionate about my schoolwork. I am the Vice President of African American Society(AAS), co-chair for Black Women Leadership Association(BWLA), and Social Media Coordinator for Albright NOW. Although I am very sociable and like being with my friends, I am very deliberate about my studies and make sure I accomplish all my assignments before due dates. I am thrilled to be the only Senior nominated as an At-large member of the President’s Student Advisory Council and I look forward to being the voice for my class. I will work with the other team members on the Council to be an advocate for the student body.
|Taisha Charles `24
Hi my name is Taisha Charles and I am a Sophomore on campus with a Mathematics and Psychology Co-Major. I’m from Brooklyn, New York, so just about 3 hours away from campus. I am thankful to have been able to work on an ACRE this summer with my Math Advisor and look forward to doing one related to Psychology soon. I run on the track team for the school and have now been the Class of 2024 Secretary for two years. I work as an Admissions Ambassador as well as a Resident Assistant in Walton. I am so glad to be a part of the President’s Student Advisory Council and hope to bring forward any concerns the students of my class may have!
|Journee Haynes `25
My name is Journee Haynes. I am from Wernersville, Pennsylvania. I am a Freshman at Albright College, studying Biology on the Pre-Medicine track. I currently serve as an intern for the Albright College Science Research Institute and am also a member of the Women’s Soccer team. I look forward to working with President Fetrow and the P-SAC, while getting involved with various other groups on campus throughout the next few years!
Former Council Members
Jaelynn Walker ’21– SGA Executive VP
Kwabena Ofori ’21 – Academic Learning Center Tutors
Samantha Da Silva ’22 – Admission Ambassadors
Tyler Chaffins ’22 – African American Society
Janae Taft ’22 – Albright Christian Fellowship
Wesley Cipolla ’22 – The Albrightian, Editor-in-Chief
Na’air Campbell ’22 – Club Sports
Natalie Buck ’21 – Commuter Student Association (CSA)
Makenzie Mettler ’22 – Domino Players, Artistic Director
Jennifer Vasquez ’22 – International Students Association (ISA)
Olivia Frey ’22 – Lion Diplomats
Elyzah Ruiz ’21 – National Organization for Women (NOW)
Morgan Sturm ’21 – Panhellenic Council
Paul Williams ’23 – Peer Orientation People (POP’s) Steering Committee
Jonathon Moss ’22 – Pride Plus
Haja Kargbo ’23 – Pride Plus
Niles Harris ’21 – Resident Assistant
Brooke Schlott ’22 – Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC)
Trinity Peters ’22 – Students of Caribbean-African Descent Association
Michael Gruber ’24 – WXAC
Greyson Curran ’23 – At-large Member, Representing the Sophomore Class
Christina Affainie ’22 – At-large Member, Representing the Junior Class
Princilla Adusei ’24, At-large Member, Representing the First-Year Class
Anne Sara Bien-Aime ’20 – Students of Caribbean-African Association President
Natalie Buck ’21 – Admission Ambassador
Sharyce Dey ’20 – ALC Tutors
La’Shae Eaddy ’20 – POPs Steering Committee
Tyler Faulkner ’21 – WXAC Program Director
Karl Fey ’21 – Albright Improv President
Taylor Grayson ’20 – The Albrightian Editor-in-Chief
Faith Guzzo ’20 – SGA President
Allison Kephart ’21 – Domino Players Artistic Director
Alyssa Medina ’20 – Panhellenic Council President
Tiffany Ng ’20 – International Students Association (ISA) President
Jessica Nixon ’19 – African American Society President
Christian Orlando ’20 – Interfraternity Council (IFC) Chairman
Jacob Pollicove ’20 – SGA Executive VP
Veronica Rutecky ’20 – Environmental Campus Outreach (ECO) President
Tania Santiago ’20 – Pride Plus Leader
Julie Schrey ’21 – Resident Assistant Lead
Isabel Skovera ’21 – National Organization for Women (NOW) President
Trinity Smith ’20 – Gospel Choir President
Autumn Spears ’20 – Albright Christian Fellowship President
Mara Trifoi ’20 – Commuter Students’ Association President
Paris Walker ’20 – At-large member—upperclass
Anthony Woodlock ’20 – Club Sports
Brooke Yerger ’20 – Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) President
Ryan Barry ’19 – WXAC
Paul Cieri ’20 – POPs Steering Committee
Ibrahim Diakite ’19 – African American Society
Sean Dugan ’20 – Resident Assistant in Residential Life
Emily Durell ’19 – ALC Tutors
Alma Felix ’19 – National Organization for Women (NOW)
Avery Foster ’19 – Lion Enterprises
Taylor Grayson ’20 – The Albrightian
Katie Keough ’19 – Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC)
Tyler Kiwak ’19 – Lion Diplomats
Heather MacQuarrie ’19 – Student Government Association (SGA)
Baboucarr Manneh ’20 – Club Sports
Connor McLaughlin ’19 – Domino Players
Alyssa Medina ’20 – Panhellenic Council (Spring 2019)
Michael Miller ’19 – Albright Christian Fellowship (Fall 2018)
Kelly Neary ’19 – Albright Improv
Rachael Ogunleye ’19 – Caribbean Culture Club
Stephanie Pinel ’20 – Admission Ambassadors
Jacob Pollicove ’20 – At-large Member (upper-class student)
Raquel Rohrbach ’20 – Commuter Student Association
Veronica Rutecky ’20 – Environmental Campus Outreach (ECO)
Tania Santiago ’20 – International Students Association (ISA)
Isha Shah ’21 – Student Government Association (SGA)
Alyssa Sherman ’20 – Pride Plus
Trinity Smith ’20 – Gospel Choir Representative
Jade Stern ’19 – American Sign Language (ASL) Organization (Fall 2018)
Thomas Armstrong ’18 – Pride Plus
Briana Berstler ’20 – Commuter Student Association
Tracy Celestin ’18 – Caribbean Culture Club
Emily Durell ’19 – Peer Tutors
Ahmed Elhaddad ’18 – Club Sport
Ghanashyam Gautam ’18 – International Students Association
Erick Goldsmith ’20 – Resident Assistant
Monae Jones ’19 – Domino Players
Katie Keough ’19 – Student-Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC)
Franchesca LeBrun ’18 – Panhellenic Council
Madeline Martin ’18 – Lion Diplomats
Nina Mazzarelli ’18 – Admission Ambassadors
Elise Nelson ’18 – The Albrightian
Savannah L. Peck ’18 – Lion Enterprises
Karen Shuker ’18 – School of Professional Studies (SPS)
Garrett R. Solomon ’18 – Less Than or Equal to (Improv Society)
Rebekah Turbett ’18 – Albright Christian Fellowship
Jordan Winkler ’18 – Student Government Association