SUGAR GROVE – Waubonsee Community College student government elections were held Sept. 18 to 21 for the academic year.
The members of Waubonsee’s 2017-18 student government are J. David Vera of Aurora, student trustee; James Zellmer of Geneva, student senate president; Skylar Rolle of Sugar Grove, student senate vice president; Sandy Orozco of Aurora, student senate secretary; Gerardo Caballero Maniquez of Aurora, student senator; Jonathan Garcia of Aurora, student senator; Katherine Garcia of Aurora, student senator; Maria Huizar Regalado of Aurora, student senator; Mackenzie Larsen of Elgin, student senator; Taly Ortega of Aurora, student senator; Allison Rott of Sheridan, student senator; and Jorge Verdin of Aurora, student senator, a news release stated.
Student government provides leadership opportunities for students, as well as a line of communication between college administrators and the student body, the release stated. The government leaders sit on many college committees and provide feedback to the college leadership.
The members of the student government hosted a get-acquainted reception for the college president and other administrators Oct. 6 at the Sugar Grove Campus. The student leaders were introduced to the board of trustees at its October meeting.