Student Development & Leadership

Meet the Student Workers

Brittany Hansen

Major: Social Work

Hobbies: Watching movies, spending time with my family and friends, and planning my yearly Walt Disney World vacation

On Campus Involvement: Resident Assistant in Ryan Hall, Vice President of VOICES, Social Work Association

A little bit more about me: I’m from a small town, but I have big dreams. I plan to study for Masters in Social Work and become a Victim Advocate.

Megan Hernandez

Major: Sociology and Human Resource Management

Hobbies: I love to travel, try new things, and meet new people but I also enjoy spending time with family and friends and exercising my creative side.

On Campus Involvement: Lewis Navigator, SORC, Theta Kappa Pi, PSAC, and Koinania

A little bit more about me: I’ve worked in SORC for a year and a half, but I took a semester off to study in London, England.

Kevin Hernandez

Major: Criminal Justice
Minor: Psychology

Hobbies: I love to dance (specifically R&B) and listen to music. I believe that music can help anybody and everybody in any given scenario. I also love to play basketball on my free time!

On Campus Involvement: I am Vice President for Educational Chair of the Latin American Student Organization (LASO) and President for Recruitment Chair of Phi Kappa Theta National Fraternity Inc. I also involved in the President Student Advisory Council (PSAC) and Social Chair of the Inter Greek Council (IGC).

A little bit more about me: There’s a lot to know about me, but the most important is to remember to never be scared or nervous to come up to me and say, “Hi!” I’m very social as well as determined. I plan on graduating and continuing my studies in a foreign country, and to begin working through a federal agency such as the FBI or DEA to continue to build experience and get involved foreign affairs.

Alexandra Laniewski

Major: Environmental Science

Hobbies: Reading, hanging out with my family and friends, and playing any sports but mostly basketball.

On Campus Involvement: Commuter Council, SORC

A little bit more about me: I am an outgoing person, I have to be active I cannot just sit around doing nothing, and I would love to travel the world someday!

Valerie Peterson

Major: Undecided

Hobbies: I enjoy catching up on my favorite TV shows on xfinity, reading books for fun and hanging out with my friends.

On Campus Involvement: I am a leader for First Year Retreat (FYI) through ministry. I also play the baritone in the pep band.

A little bit more about me: I enjoy making people laugh and smile. I also enjoy that “fuzzy” feeling I get when I help someone. Also, I broke my nose a year ago so now when I sniff in my nose whistles.

Matthew Wall

Major: Computer Science
Minor: Math

Year: Senior

Hobbies: I enjoy hanging out with my friends and make the best out of everything.

On Campus Involvement: Besides from working in the SORC office, I am also a Resident Assistant in Founders Hall

A little bit more about me: I am very easy to get along with. When I’m around new people, I am usually quiet but as soon as I get comfortable I am fun to be around. My friends look at me as the comedian in the group.