Senate

The Senate of the Associated Students of Lewis & Clark College


Senate meetings are open to all students, faculty, administrators, and community members and occur every Thursday at 7 PM, in JR Howard 202. Contact any of the senators below to draft legislation about a topic of your interest.


Senators & Representatives

Senator Caroline Arnis ’22
carolinearnis@lclark.edu
(she/her/hers)
Senator Roland Berg ’22
roland@lclark.edu
(he/him/his)
Senator Zoe Bettmann ’23
zoeanne@lclark.edu
(she/her/hers)
Representative Isabella Boughalem ’23
(she/her/hers)
Feminist Student Union
fsu@lclark.edu

Representative Monai Chanon ’22
(he/him/his)
Asian Student Union asu@lclark.edu

Senator Nicole Dean ’21
nicoledean@lclark.edu
(she/her/hers)
Senator Quentin Gaul ’22
quentingaul@lclark.edu
(she/her/hers)
Senator Bella Gutierrez ’23
bgutierrez@lclark.edu
(she/her/hers)
Senator Frances Haase ’23
franceshaase@lclark.edu
(she/her/hers)
Representative Immanuel Harice ’22
(he/him/his)
Black Student Union
bsu@lclark.edu
Representative Erin Khong ’21
(she/her/hers)
Student-Athlete Advisory Committee
saac@lclark.edu
Representative Rae Leifeld ’21
(they/them/theirs)
Queer Student Union
qsu@lclark.edu
Senator Michelle Monheit ’22
mmonheit@lclark.edu
(she/her/hers)
Senator Cas Mulford ’23
casmulford@lclark.edu
(he/him/his)
Senator Madeleine Newton ’21
mnewton@lclark.edu
(she/her/hers)
Representative Diana Pacheco ’22
(she/her/hers)
Gente Latina Unida
glu@lclark.edu
Representative Hope Smothers ’22
(she/her/hers)
Disabled Student Union
dsunion@lclark.edu
Senator Lucia Tice ’22
luciatice@lclark.edu
(she/her/hers)
Representative Macarena Vives ’22
(she/her/hers)
International Students of L&C
islcgov@lclark.edu
Senator Alex Webb ’22
alexwebb@lclark.edu
(he/him/his)

Committee Assignments

Constitutional Affairs Committee:
  • Allison Behrens (Chairs)
  • Michael Harper (Vice Chair)
  • Roland Berg
  • Mikah Bertelmann
  • Jacques Parker
  • Mary-Claire Spurgin
Student Advisory Team:
  • Allison Behrens (Chair)
  • Michelle Monheit (Vice Chair)
  • Mikah Bertelmann
  • Mary-Claire Spurgin
Student Academic Affairs Board:
  • Shannon Drew (Chair)
  • Hannah Posey-Scholl (Director of Grants)
  • Sally Goldman (Director of Tutoring)
  • Lauren Backerman (College Honor Board Chair)
  • Summer Steinwand (SAAB Historian)
Community Service & Relations Committee:
  • Mikah Bertelmann (Chair)
  • Katie Krueger (Vice Chair)
  • Violet Betters
  • Allison Behrens
  • Kellen Carpenter
  • Nicole Dean
  • Sarah Lind-MacMillan
  • Madeleine Newton
  • Emma Pell
  • Salma Preppernau
  • Mary-Claire Spurgin
  • Lucia Tice
  • Jack Waite
Student Organizations Committee:
  • Nick Gothard (Chair)
  • Frances Haase (Vice Chair)
  • Allison Behrens
  • Zoe Bettman-Adcock
  • Copeland Burchenal
  • Henry Farfan
  • Paige Meyers
  • Cas Mulford
  • Cole Nakashima
  • Justin Seidel
  • Mary-Claire Spurgin
Finance Committee:
  • William Witmer (Chair)
  • Violet Betters
  • David Biow
  • Samantha Bowen
  • Quentin Gaul
  • Bella Gutierrez
  • Keldy Mason
  • Fox Pfund-Pulliam
Elections Committee:
  • Mary-Claire Spurgin (Chair)
  • Allison Behrens
  • Mikah Bertelmann
  • Nicole Dean
  • Quentin Gaul
  • Madeleine Newton
  • Alex Webb
Equity, Inclusion, and Justice Committee:
  • Elizabeth Gillingham (Chair)
  • Eduardo Beltran (Vice Chair)

  • Caroline Arnis 

  • Isabella Boughalem

  • Sam Flores

  • Kadyn Frawley

  • Immanuel Harice

  • Diana Pacheco

  • Anahi Rios

Auditory Staff:
  • Katie Krueger (Chair)

 
If you have ideas, thoughts, or opinions about the happenings at Lewis & Clark, and the passion to follow through with action, run for Senate! Being a Senator is a great way to be an active participant in ASLC by representing your class. Applications can be found outside of the ASLC offices on the main floor of Templeton or by contacting the Vice President at aslcvp@lclark.edu