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Committees and Boards

Finance Board
The Finance Board makes recommendations to the Student Senate regarding allocation of funds to support student organizations, student travel, and student programming. The board shall exercise fiscal responsibility in establishing recommendations and will work with all organizations in developing a sound approach to program budgeting.

Financial Officer: Clayton Donald 

Information for Organizations: Registered student organizations are eligible to apply for programming funds, travel funds, and allocation funds. Application forms and the Funding Manual may be downloaded here.

Contact: Please email Financial Officer Clayton Donald (

External Affairs Committee

The External Affairs Committee shall be responsible for all activities outside of Student Government, including lobbying efforts and community involvement.

External Affairs Officer: Carmen Connors 


  • Assist with voter registration and early voting
  • Conduct a Lobby Day
  • Enhance the SIUE Student Discount Program
  • Host a gubernatorial forum
  • Host a shadow day with area high schools
  • Launch the ONE Campaign’s Campus Challenge including sexual health awareness, clothing drive, etc.
  • Participate in IBHE-SAC and represent SIUE students
  • Participate in the development of the Illinois Student Association

Contact: Please email External Affairs Officer Carmen Connors (

Student Organization Advisory Board
The SOAB shall be responsible for overseeing and making recommendations for space distribution, as well as approving or revoking any student organization’s constitution. The board will also make recommendations on the status of student organizations and review the criteria for an organization’s recognition, which includes reviewing and recommending revisions to the Student Organization Handbook.

Organization Relations Officer: Chase Tiffany


  • Develop database of organization’s community outreach programs
  • Increase campus life membership recruitment
  • Launch the Student Organization Council

Contact: Please email Organization Relations Officer Chase Tiffany (

Marketing & Communications Committee

Marketing and Communications Officer: Taylor Bodine 

Contact: Please email Marketing & Communications Officer Taylor Bodine ( 

Fee Review Commission (convened as needed)
The Fee Review Commission shall be responsible for reviewing and researching all student fee changes in accordance with the fee review process. The commission will propose recommendations in fees to the Senate for approval.

Election Commission
The Election Commissioner oversees the Student Government elections. We are currently looking for an Election Commissoiner for Student Governement. Please stop into our office for more details 

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