SGA Elections Commission announces Preliminary 2019 General Election Results

 

WICHITA, KANSAS (April 3, 2019)- The Wichita State University Student Government Association Elections Commission has officially ended 2019 General Election. The Commission was appointed in October of 2018 to run the Special and General Election. After six months of preparation, outreach and execution, the Commission is excited to conclude the General Election season. After three days of voting, the following results are the preliminary results. Please note that these results are truly preliminary pending any appeals to the results. The Commission will fully certify and formally announce the final results on Friday, April 5th at 5:00 p.m.

 

Constitutional Amendments

The following amendments have been voted on by the student body and have been declared preliminary approved

SB-61-013: Legislative Review Constitutional Amendments

SB-61-076: Constitution Readjustment Act

 

Student Senators-elect

The following candidates have been elected by the student body and have been declared preliminary senators-elect

College of Applied Studies (4 seats): Jordan Brown

College of Engineering (4 seats): Thu Mai, Olga Navarro Ochoa, Matthew Madden

College of Fine Arts (2 seats): Anna Grace Martin, Joseph Richey

Honors College (2 seats): Lucas Webb, Jacob Tubach

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (4 seats): Rija Khan, Olivia Babin, Crystal Zacarias, Andrew Martin

Returning Adult (3 seats): Alyssa Bradley

At-Large (15 seats): Ivan Castillo, Maribel Sanchez, Than Reid, Cameron Morgan, Walter Wright

 

Write-In or Uncontested Seats:

The following senatorial positions were left uncontested or had a successful write-in candidate election. These results will be announced Friday at the conclusion of the election results certification:

Graduate School (3 seats): No candidates declared for office

College of Health Professions (4 seats): No candidates declared for office

College of Business (4 seats): No candidates declared for office

Out of State (2 seats): No candidates declared for office

International Student (2 seats): No candidates declared for office

Veteran Students (1 seat): No candidates declared for office

Underserved Students (8 seats): No candidates declared for office

 

Student Body President-elect and Student Body Vice President-elect

The following ticket have been elected by the student body and have been declared preliminary elected: Together We Can

Kitrina Miller, Student Body President-elect

Michael Bearth, Student Body Vice-President-elect



Any questions regarding SGA Election can be sent to Michael Brown, Chief Elections Commissioner at sga.elections@wichita.edu and to Gabriel Fonseca, Assistant Director of Student Involvement/SGA Advisor at gabriel.fonseca@wichita.edu

 

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The Student Government Association Election Commission is responsible for the administration of the Student Government Association Elections, as well as the administration of additional events at the discretion of the Election Commission that aim to promote the elections, inform the student body about the elections, provide the candidates with information, allow candidates an opportunity to promote themselves, or otherwise contribute to a fair, efficient, and publicized elections.