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Gallaudet's Student-Athletes Advisory Committee

The Gallaudet University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is made up of student-athletes from all 14 varsity programs supported by the University. The GU SAAC has several officers that lead the committee that is advised by women's soccer coach Liza Offreda. The committee meets twice a month to discuss issues that effect student-athletes at Gallaudet. The GU SAAC communicates to the athletics administration on behalf of all Bison student-athletes. The GU SAAC also organizes and runs several community service initiatives throughout the school year.

2015-16 Gallaudet SAAC Members

2015-16 Gallaudet's SAAC Officers

    Position     Class     Sport
Dakota Kalis     President     So.     Men's Basketball
Juliana Apfel     Vice-President     Jr.     Women's Basketball
Jacy Pedersen     Treasurer     Jr.     Football
Olivia Stein     Secretary     So.     Women's Soccer, Softball
Liza Offreda     Advisor           Women's Soccer


Connor Baer (Men's Soccer)
Alyssa Barlow (Softball)
Stephanie Bettencourt (Women's Soccer)
Alex Close (Men's Cross Country)
Sean Fenton (Football)
Faye Frez-Albrecht (Women's Swimming)
Rashad Gatlin (Men's Basketball)
John Isaacson (Men's Track and Field)
Ashley Kingston (Women's Basketball)
Taylor Mickelson (Women's Swimming)
Daisy Jo Robinson (Women's Volleyball)
Ivy Sahneyah (Women's Cross Country)

2015-16 Minutes

2014-15 Minutes

The SAAC will meet every two weeks during the academic year as notified in the Field House conference room. If the team’s representative misses a meeting without proper notification, your team will be fined $50 and $25 if late. Each student-athlete representative will serve two-year terms and must have a 2.0 GPA or higher to be in good standing.

04/12/10  GU SAAC leaders participate in NEAC retreat, service project

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