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Chief Officer of Student Life
The Chief Officer of Student Life serves as chair of the Student Life Committee which handles non-academic concerns of students. Any full-time student with a minimum of 12 credits at the time of elections is eligible.
Chief Officer of Academic Affairs
The Chief Officer of Academic Affairs is the chief administrator and executive of the UMDSA Academic Affairs, chairs the Academic Affairs Committee, and serves as a representative to all academic units and subdivisions. The Chief Officer of Academic Affairs is a liaison for all policies that are brought from students to the EVCAA. Any full-time student with a minimum of 12 credits at the time of elections is eligible.
Chief Officer of Administration and Finance
The Chief Officer of Administration and Finance manages all business ventures within Student Association, prepares an annual budget, chairs the SOG committee, and presents a proposal to SSF for funding. This position is responsible for maintaining extreme fiscal responsibility within Student Association. Any full-time student with a minimum of 12 credits at the time of elections is eligible.
Chief Officer of External Affairs
The Chief Officer of External Affairs is chair of the External Affairs committee which represents University on the legislative level. The main focus of the Chief Officer of external affairs is the coordination and scheduling of lobby days. Moreover, External Affairs does a lot of events on campus, such as "Nightwalk" and "Life after the dorms." Any full-time student with a minimum of 12 credits at the time of elections is eligible.
Student Representative to the Board of Regents
The Representative to the Board of Regents acts as a voice for the students of the University of Minnesota system to the Board of Regents, the highest decision-making authority for all University of Minnesota campuses. They hold both the interests of UMD as well as the interests of the system in mind when giving feedback to the Board. The representative is required to attend these meetings with the Regents and voice student concerns and also work with the other student representatives to craft a yearly student report to the board. This position is recommended by a committee different than the rest of the director positions.
Director of Bulldog Lyft
This year's Director of Bulldog Lyft is responsible for making the Bulldog Lyft contract after the current pilot program finishes this summer. During the school year, the Director of Bulldog Lyft will be in charge of advertisement, the Bulldog Lyft SSF presentation, and keeping up to date with the data received from the program.
The role of the Senate Director is to coordinate the UMD student senators and to act as a voting member of Student and University Senate meetings. The Senate Director must also sit on the Student Senate Consultative Committee.
Director of Public Relations
The Director of Public Relations is responsible for promoting events, initiatives and activities Student Association is working on through the use of social media, display cases, tabling, or any other means of advertisement.
The Systems Administrator is responsible for managing to Student Association website and maintaining any other hardware or software technologies within Student Association.
The Sustainability Director acts as a liaison between Student Association and the Office of Sustainability, advocate for students' concerns on issues of sustainability, and helps make UMD a more sustainable campus.
Chief of Staff
The Chief of Staff is in charge of all members. Their job is to take minutes at the meetings and highlight important dates and events, as well as record attendance of all members throughout the semester(s).
Rules and Elections Director
The Rules and Elections Director's main role is to oversee both fall and spring elections and be the direct line of communication for interpreting the constitution and bylaws to Congress.
HERE IS THE SIGNATURE FORM: 25 SIGNATURES FOR REPRESENTATIVES AT LARGE AND 50 SIGNATURES FOR SENATORS umdsa_signature_form.pdf