The state Senate has confirmed the nomination of Kutztown University senior Molly Gallagher to the Board of Governors of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education. Gallagher joins three other new members to the board that oversees the State Sy...
Student Body President at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania
As President, I lead the 33 member Student Government Board which is the Executive Branch of the Student Government Association. I preside over all board meetings and ensure that there is active participation throughout our board to create effective change on our University's campus. As President, I am responsible to represent all 8,550 students at Kutztown University, oversee the budget allocation of $2.2 million to KU Student Services, student clubs and organizations. I am the student voice in many administrative groups, which allows me to able to pass important information to our KU students.
June 2016 - Present
Voting Ad Hoc Chair Head at Kutztown University
-Organized two successful voter registration drives for the campus community, "Kutztown Votes"
-Helped register over 400 students to vote
-Kept the students informed with Turbovote services, and alternate options for voting methods
January 2016 - Present
2016 Class Gift Committee at Kutztown University Foundation
-In honor of Kutztown University's 150th Year Celebration, the 2016 Class Gift was created to help KU graduating students pay it forward.
-Committee was a collaborative effort between two Student Government Representatives, and representatives from Kutztown University's Presidential Ambassadors with the help of the KU Alumni Foundation.
-Students were able to donate $20.16 towards the 150th Scholarship fund, where they would be able to obtain a pin to wear at their commencement ceremony.
-28% giving rate among the 2016 graduating class for this project.
-Was a part of Spring 2016 Commencement Ceremony, where a check was presented to the University President, Dr. Kenneth Hawkinson.
Student Government Board At- Large Representative at Kutztown University
-Elected position by the students of Kutztown University
-Represented "At-Large" students, which can include undeclared students.
-Have held two chair positions (Internal Affairs, Voting Ad-Hoc)
-Voiced the student concerns on various University issues brought to the Student Government Board
-Represented SGB at different governance committees.