SO&L Student Assistants

charrise Charisse

As a fourth year Senior Student Assistant, she is majoring in Family and Consumer Science (FACS) with a concentration in Family Studies, in addition to minoring in Teacher Education. Charisse stays involved with students as she is an Orientation Leader and a First Year Experience Peer Mentor – in addition to being an Honors Student, a part of the Student Alumni Association, Family Studies Student Club, and even a founding member of Zeta Sigma Chi Multicultural Sorority, Inc. There are many aspects of Sac State that Charisse enjoys, but the one that stands out the most to her are the networking opportunities as it prepares her for life after college. She is also an expert with Pinterest and crafting!

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kayla Kayla

Kayla a third year Junior here at Sac State who is studying Recreation, Parks, and Tourism Administration (RPTA). Her concentration is in Recreation and Park Management, but she is also planning to minor in Communication Studies as well! While Kayla is an integral part of our Sport Clubs team in SO&L, she manages to work at Java City on campus and handle the responsibilities of being the President of the Women’s Rugby Club! A few of the things that Kayla loves most about Sac State are its trees, the intramural fields, and how the AIRC is open 24 hours. If you ever wanted to know more about rugby, Kayla is the person to go to as she lives and breathes it!

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macie Macie

Macie is a Sophomore here at Sac State who is currently majoring in Psychology. Like the rest of our wonderful Student Assistant team, she is very involved on campus as she takes part with the Leadership Initiative, is an AAPI ambassador, and a part of the Asian American Studies Club! The people and support system on campus is what Macie likes most about Sac State. She believes that the environment here fosters academic success as well as opportunities to create long lasting friendships. You can ask Macie about nutrition, health, food, and especially volleyball!

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Mark Mark

Mark, one of the newer additions to our team, is a fourth year Senior. He is double majoring in Psychology and Religious Studies! When Mark is not busy focusing on academics, he is involved in Toastmasters and is a part of the Delta Sigma Pi fraternity. His favorite aspects of Sac State are the opportunities for students to be involved, the staff and faculty on campus, and the chance to make great friends. Mark enjoys helping others as evidenced by his love for volunteering and his dream of creating a business that aids the homeless. On his personal time, you can find him playing video games, watching anime, or just hanging out with friends!

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melanie Melanie

Melanie is a Junior who majors in Biological Sciences with a Biomedical concentration. She has been a long time Student Assistant for the SO&L office, focusing on the Leadership Initiative. Not only is she a key part of the SO&L team, Melanie is also heavily involved in Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFROTC), Arnold Air Society, and the Silver Wings program! What attracts her to Sac State is the diversity on campus and how she is able to meet people from all different cultures and backgrounds. Melanie loves to hang out with her friends and drive around, but you can ask her about Grey’s Anatomy or The Walking Dead!

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stacy Stacy

One of our Sport Clubs Student Assistants is Stacy, a third year Sophomore. She is a Business major and is interested in Finance, Sports Marketing, or Management as her area of focus! Stacy was and is very involved on campus, once holding the titles of President and Vice President of the Wrestling Club. She also used to be the Vice President of the Sport Clubs Council! Now, Stacy is a part of the Sac State Expansion Committee! What she loves most about Sac State is that it competes nationally in wrestling. Aside from wrestling, you can also talk to Stacy about local theater, Halo, and Call of Duty. She is also an active “Chivette!”

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vilai Vilai

Vilai is a Senior in her fourth year who is majoring in Social Work. She has been very involved on campus in addition to being a Student Assistant with SO&L. Vilai has worked with the ASI Children Center, Full Circle Project, and as an Orientation Leader! Her favorite things about Sac State are the plethora of resources offered to students and the opportunities to meet fellow colleagues or co-workers from all over the world. Vilai has a passion for things including babysitting, spending time with family and friends, going on trips, but just as importantly – shopping!

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