Our Mission

The Department of Student Activities creates and fosters leadership and involvement opportunities that enhance personal, interpersonal, and organizational development of students and student organizations. As members of the university community, we are committed to developing leaders of character dedicated to serving the greater good, and we subscribe to the Texas A&M core values of Excellence, Leadership, Integrity, Respect, Selfless Service, and Loyalty.

Our Staff

STAFF ACHIEVEMENT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Alex Square

    Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life
    Advisor of
    Order of Omega
    Expertise
    Administrative Support, Budgeting & Purchasing, and Event Planning
    Phone: (979) 862-5636
    asquare@stuact.tamu.edu
  • Allie McConnell

    Development
    Advisor of
    Expertise
    Development Support, Event Planning
    Phone: (979) 862-2669
    amcconnell@stuact.tamu.edu
    • Amanda Rickert-Bruce

      Campus Engagement & Traditions
      Advisor of
      Expertise
      Yell Leader Scheduling and Travel Coordinating
      Phone: (979) 845-0695
      abruce@stuact.tamu.edu
      • Amy Loyd

        Amy Loyd

        Campus Engagement & Traditions
        Advisor of
        Student Government Association
        Expertise
        SGA Operations
        Phone: (979) 845-4869
        aloyd@stuact.tamu.edu
        • Andrew Carruth ’04

          Extended Orientation
          Advisor of
          Fish Camp, Venture Camp
          Expertise
          Adventure-based programming, risk management, large-scale event planning
          Phone: (979) 862-2949
          acarruth@stuact.tamu.edu
          • Ann C. Goodman, Ph.D. ’14

            Associate Director for Student Organization Services, Conduct, Marketing & Development
            Advisor of
            Traditions Council
            Expertise
            Organization Administration, Development, Accountability, and Conduct
            Phone: 979-845-1133
            ann-goodman@tamu.edu
          • Ashley McNeil

            Student Organization Finance Center
            Advisor of
            Expertise
            Audit, Credit Card Purchasing, On-Campus Vendor Payment, & Account Reconciliation
            Phone: (979) 458-2864
            amcneil@stuact.tamu.edu
            • Benjamin Stalvey

              Student Organization Development & Administration
              Advisor of
              CARPOOL
              Expertise
              Outreach, Education, Risk Management, and Leadership & Organization Development
              Phone: (979) 458-0627
              bstalvey@stuact.tamu.edu
              • Bradley Burroughs

                Extended Orientation
                Advisor of
                Fish Camp
                Expertise
                Extended Orientation, First Year Programs, Leadership, and Service-Learning
                Phone: (979) 862-2942
                bburroughs@stuact.tamu.edu
                • Bruce Brown ’10

                  Leadership & Service Center
                  Advisor of
                  The Big Event, FLAC
                  Expertise
                  Leadership Education and Development, CliftonStrengths, LeaderShape, Development, Large-scale Planning, & Risk Management
                  Phone: (979) 845-4878
                  bbrown@stuact.tamu.edu
                  • Chloe Counts ’20

                    Main Office
                    Advisor of
                    Expertise
                    Student Assistant - Main Office Front Desk
                    Phone: (979) 845-1133
                    ccounts@stuact.tamu.edu
                    • Christine Gravelle

                      Director of Student Activities
                      Advisor of
                      Expertise
                      Leadership Development, Staff Development, Student Activities Programming, Risk Management
                      Phone: (979) 845-1133
                      cgravelle@stuact.tamu.edu
                    • Courtney Jackson ’19

                      ACCOUNTING
                      Advisor of
                      Expertise
                      Student Assistant
                      Phone: (979) 862-3263
                      cjackson@stuact.tamu.edu
                      • Deah Moore

                        Student Organization Finance Center
                        Advisor of
                        Expertise
                        Deposits, Payment Processing, Account Research & Reconciliation
                        Phone: (979)-458-9276
                        deahm@stuact.tamu.edu
                        • Dylan Murray

                          Office Administration
                          Advisor of
                          Expertise
                          Phone: (979)-862-1973
                          dmurray@stuact.tamu.edu
                          • Eddie Olguin ’18

                            Main Office
                            Advisor of
                            Expertise
                            Student Assistant - Main Office Front Desk
                            Phone: (979) 845-1133
                            eolguin@stuact.tamu.edu
                            • Gabriel Ramirez

                              Accounting
                              Advisor of
                              Expertise
                              Travel, Paying and Receiving on Fiscal Accounts
                              Phone: (979) 845-1133
                              gramirez@stuact.tamu.edu
                              • Garrison Reeves ’20

                                Student Organization Development & Administration
                                Advisor of
                                Expertise
                                Student Assistant
                                Phone: (979)-458-4371
                                greeves@stuact.tamu.edu
                                • Greg Fink

                                  Greg Fink

                                  Campus Engagement & Traditions
                                  Advisor of
                                  Student Body President, SGA Executive Committee, Aggie Muster
                                  Expertise
                                  Tradition-based Programming, Leadership Development, Large-scale Campus Programming
                                  Phone: (979) 845-0697
                                  gfink@stuact.tamu.edu
                                  • Haley Hill ’19

                                    Advisor of
                                    Expertise
                                    Student Assistant - Main Office Front Desk
                                    Phone: (979) 845-1133
                                    hhill@stuact.tamu.edu
                                    • Hannah Thomas

                                      Leadership and Service Center
                                      Advisor of
                                      Expertise
                                      Phone: (979)-458-1026
                                      hthomas@stuact.tamu.edu
                                      • Hillary Motal

                                        ACCOUNTING
                                        Advisor of
                                        Expertise
                                        Travel, Paying and Receiving on Fiscal Accounts
                                        Phone: 979- 458-4370
                                        hmotal@stuact.tamu.edu
                                        • Jay Skye

                                          Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life
                                          Advisor of
                                          Multicultural Greek Council
                                          Expertise
                                          Chapter Operations, Culturally Based Fraternal Organizations, and LGBTQ+Inclusion
                                          Phone: (979)-862-5636
                                          jskye@stuact.tamu.edu
                                          • Jeannette Salazar

                                            Student Organization Finance Center
                                            Advisor of
                                            Expertise
                                            Audit, Credit Card Purchasing, Special Funding, & Marketplace Online
                                            Phone: (979)-862-8793
                                            jsalazar@stuact.tamu.edu
                                            • Jennifer Boyle ’97

                                              Associate Director for Operations and Campus Engagement and Traditions
                                              Advisor of
                                              Secondary Advisor for Yell Leaders
                                              Expertise
                                              Assessment, Strategic Planning, Facility Operations, Campus Traditions
                                              Phone: (979) 862-3912
                                              jenboyle@tamu.edu
                                            • Kalyn Cavazos

                                              Campus Engagement & Traditions
                                              Advisor of
                                              Student Senate, Fish Aides, & SGA Constituency Network
                                              Expertise
                                              SGA Operations, Student/Organization/Advisor Development & Training, Event Planning, Fundraising, Risk Management, & Conference Planning
                                              Phone: (979) 458-1210
                                              kcavazos@stuact.tamu.edu
                                              • Kenneth Johnson

                                                Campus Engagement & Traditions
                                                Advisor of
                                                Yell Leaders, Class Councils, Maroon Out
                                                Expertise
                                                Risk Management, Event Planning, Student Development, Organization Development
                                                Phone: (979) 458-2987
                                                kjohnson@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                • Kevin Chilek

                                                  Student Organization Finance Center
                                                  Advisor of
                                                  Expertise
                                                  SOFC Training and Outreach & Document Problem Resolution
                                                  Phone: (979)-845-2494
                                                  kchilek@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                  • Laura Sigle

                                                    Associate Director for Accounting, Human Resources, and Student Organization Finance Center
                                                    Advisor of
                                                    Expertise
                                                    Accounting, Human Resources
                                                    Phone: (979) 845-4813
                                                    laura@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                    • Lauren Fitch

                                                      Student Organization Finance Center
                                                      Advisor of
                                                      Expertise
                                                      SOFC Outreach, Financial Management & Operations
                                                      Phone: (979) 862-5916
                                                      lfitch@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                      • Lauren Meyer

                                                        Student Organization Development & Administration
                                                        Advisor of
                                                        Aggie Wranglers
                                                        Expertise
                                                        Leadership Development, Advisor Development, Student Organization Recognition, Risk Management, Concessions, & Contracts
                                                        Phone: (979) 862-2946
                                                        lmeyer@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                        • Lilian Diaz

                                                          Campus Engagement & Traditions
                                                          Advisor of
                                                          COSGA
                                                          Expertise
                                                          SGA Operations, SGA Assessment, Student Development, Event Planning & Conference Planning
                                                          Phone: (979)-862-2980
                                                          ldiaz@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                          • Lisa Monk

                                                            Student Organization Finance Center
                                                            Advisor of
                                                            Expertise
                                                            Cash Advances, Credit Card Purchasing, and Account Research & Reconciliation
                                                            Phone: (979) 458-4004
                                                            lmonk@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                            • Loni Byers

                                                              Student Organization Finance Center
                                                              Advisor of
                                                              Expertise
                                                              Student Assistant
                                                              Phone: (979) 845-1114
                                                              lonib@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                              • Maggie Shelton

                                                                Campus Engagement & Traditions
                                                                Advisor of
                                                                Executive Team of Class Councils, Sophomore Class Council, & Freshman Class Council
                                                                Expertise
                                                                Traditon-based Programming, Spirit and Traditions, Class Representation, Leadership Development, Risk Management, & Large-Scale Campus Programming.
                                                                Phone: (979)-862-2842
                                                                mshelton@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                • Melanie Featherston

                                                                  Accounting/Human Resources
                                                                  Advisor of
                                                                  Expertise
                                                                  Travel, Paying and Receiving on Fiscal Accounts
                                                                  Phone: (979) 845-8426
                                                                  mfeatherston@tamu.edu
                                                                  • Melissa Shehane, Ph.D.

                                                                    Associate Director for Leadership, Service, and Extended Orientation
                                                                    Advisor of
                                                                    Expertise
                                                                    Leadership development, service-learning, curriculum development
                                                                    Phone: (979) 845-4878
                                                                    mshehane@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                    • Melissa Williams

                                                                      Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life
                                                                      Advisor of
                                                                      Collegiate Panhellenic Council
                                                                      Expertise
                                                                      Risk Management, Event Planning, Hazing Prevention, Advisor Development, Crisis Management
                                                                      Phone: (979) 862-5636
                                                                      MelissaW@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                    • Meredith Johnson ’18

                                                                      Main Office
                                                                      Advisor of
                                                                      Expertise
                                                                      Student Assistant - Main Office Front Desk
                                                                      Phone: (979) 845-1133
                                                                      meredith.johnson@tamu.edu
                                                                      • Muriel Pannell ’19

                                                                        Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life
                                                                        Advisor of
                                                                        N/A
                                                                        Expertise
                                                                        Assessment, Event Planning, Leadership Development, and Academic Development
                                                                        Phone: (979)-862-9272
                                                                        mpannell@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                        • Sade A. Dawson ’09

                                                                          Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life
                                                                          Advisor of
                                                                          National Pan-Hellenic Council, Uniting Divine Sistahs' Program
                                                                          Expertise
                                                                          Leadership Development, Multicultural Development, Conference Planning, Assessment, Group Facilitation
                                                                          Phone: (979) 862-5636
                                                                          SadeD@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                        • Sarah Edwards, Ph.D.

                                                                          Extended Orientation
                                                                          Advisor of
                                                                          Aggie Transition Camps
                                                                          Expertise
                                                                          Leadership Development, StrengthsQuest, Extended Orientation Involvement
                                                                          Phone: (979) 845-1449
                                                                          sedwards@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                        • Shanda Griffin

                                                                          Student Organization Finance Center
                                                                          Advisor of
                                                                          Expertise
                                                                          Deposits, Payment Processing, Account Research & Reconciliation
                                                                          Phone: (979)-458-9279
                                                                          sgriffin@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                          • Shante Hearst

                                                                            Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life
                                                                            Advisor of
                                                                            Interfraternity Council
                                                                            Expertise
                                                                            Strategic Planning, Chapter Development, Member Development, Marketing, & Event Planning
                                                                            Phone: (979)-862-5636
                                                                            shearst@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                            • Sharon Paredes ’18

                                                                              Accounting
                                                                              Advisor of
                                                                              Expertise
                                                                              Student Assistant
                                                                              Phone: (979) 845-1133
                                                                              sparedes@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                              • Susan G Mičulká

                                                                                Leadership & Service Center
                                                                                Advisor of
                                                                                Expertise
                                                                                Volunteer Opportunities Fair, Leadership Library, Administrative Support, StrengthsQuest, The Maroon & White Leadership Program
                                                                                Phone: (979) 845-4878
                                                                                smiculka@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                                • Tearney Woodruff ’07

                                                                                  Leadership & Service Center
                                                                                  Advisor of
                                                                                  David Gilbert Leadership Conference
                                                                                  Expertise
                                                                                  Leadership Education and Development, Peer Leadership & Service Program, The Maroon & White Leadership Program
                                                                                  Phone: 979-845-4878
                                                                                  tearney_woodruff@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                                  • Tia Crawford, Ph.D.

                                                                                    Leadership & Service Center
                                                                                    Advisor of
                                                                                    Freshman Leadership Advisory Council
                                                                                    Expertise
                                                                                    General Service Learning, Assessment, Spring Leadership Exchange
                                                                                    Phone: (979) 862-2514
                                                                                    tcrawford@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                                  • Tyler Sellers

                                                                                    Student Organization Development & Administration
                                                                                    Advisor of
                                                                                    Aggie Recruitment Committee
                                                                                    Expertise
                                                                                    Student Organization Administration, Student Leader & Advisor Development, Risk Management, Event Planning, Contracts
                                                                                    Phone: (979) 862-2953
                                                                                    tsellers@stuact.tamu.edu
                                                                                    • Valerie Eastwood ’19

                                                                                      Main Office
                                                                                      Advisor of
                                                                                      Expertise
                                                                                      Student Assistant - Main Office Front Desk
                                                                                      Phone: (979) 845-1133
                                                                                      veastwood@stuact.tamu.edu

                                                                                      Areas

                                                                                      Student Activities is home to a number of areas that provide programs and services to students and student organizations:

                                                                                      Campus Engagement & Traditions

                                                                                      Campus Engagement & Traditions plays host to both the Student Government Association and the Class Center.

                                                                                      The Student Government Association is one of the largest organizations at Texas A&M, involving over 1,300 students who lead three branches of government, fifteen committees, and four commissions. SGA represents student opinion, addresses campus needs, maintains tradition, and provides leadership development opportunities for those involved.

                                                                                      With a focus on Texas A&M’s unique culture, tradition, and spirit, the Class Center is home to the Fightin’ Texas Aggie Yell Leaders, as well as the Class Councils who coordinate traditional events such as Fish Fest, Pull-Out Day, Maroon Out, Elephant Walk and Ring Dance.

                                                                                      Extended Orientation

                                                                                      Extended Orientation is home to Fish Camp and Aggie Transition Camps, both dedicated to welcoming new Aggies to Texas A&M.

                                                                                      Office of Fraternity & Sorority Life (OFSL)

                                                                                      The Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life is home to 58 values-based, Greek-letter organizations governed by one of four councils: Collegiate Panhellenic Council (CPC), the InterFraternity Council (IFC), the Multicultural Greek Council (MGC), and the National Pan-Hellenic Council (NPHC). Learn more

                                                                                      Leadership & Service Center (LSC)

                                                                                      Striving to empower students and staff to become active citizens and effective leaders, the Leadership and Service Center is home to various events and programs designed to enhance your leadership abilities. Learn more

                                                                                      Student Organization Development & Administration (SODA)

                                                                                      Texas A&M has more than 1000 student organizations recognized by the Department of Student Activities. The Student Organization Development and Administration area not only oversees the recognition and risk management of student organizations and their activities, but they also provide valuable education, consultation, and partnerships that help organizations be successful.

                                                                                      Student Organization Financial Center (SOFC)

                                                                                      Supporting Texas A&M’s vast number of student organizations, the Student Organization Financial Center provides banking and financial services in support of student organization activities and programs.

                                                                                      Location and Office Hours

                                                                                      The Department of Student Activities is located in suite 125 of the John J. Koldus Student Services Building on Texas A&M’s campus.

                                                                                      Semester Hours:

                                                                                      Monday-Tuesday: 8:00am-10:00pm

                                                                                      Wednesday: 8:00am-11:00pm

                                                                                      Thursday: 8:00am-10:00pm

                                                                                      Friday: 8:00am-6:00pm

                                                                                      Saturday: Closed

                                                                                      Sunday: 6:00pm-10:00pm

                                                                                      Summer Hours:

                                                                                      Monday-Friday: 8:00am-5:00pm

                                                                                      Saturday-Sunday: Closed

                                                                                      Student Organization Finance Center:

                                                                                      Monday-Wednesday: 8:00am-4:30pm

                                                                                      Thursday: 10:30am – 4:30pm

                                                                                      Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm

                                                                                      Saturday-Sunday: Closed

                                                                                      Contact Us

                                                                                      The quickest way to contact us is via phone:

                                                                                      • Student Activities Main Office: (979) 845-1133
                                                                                      • Class Center: (979) 845-0695
                                                                                      • Extended Orientation: (979) 845-1133
                                                                                      • Fraternity and Sorority Life: (979) 862-5636
                                                                                      • Leadership and Service Center (LSC): (979) 845-4878
                                                                                      • Marketing/Student Activities Website: (979) 845-1133
                                                                                      • Student Organization Development and Administration (SODA): (979) 458-4371
                                                                                      • Student Government Association (SGA): (979) 845-3051
                                                                                      • Student Organization Finance Center (SOFC): (979) 845-1114

                                                                                      For less time-sensitive questions, you can fill out the email form and we will get back to you as soon as possible. We can also receive correspondence by mail at:

                                                                                      Department of Student Activities, 125 Koldus Student Services Building, 1236 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843-1236

                                                                                      Contact Form