Meet the Graduate Student Government Officers


Jason Kordosky

President: Jason Kordosky

Jason is a graduate student in cultural anthropology studying temporary labor systems.  In the past he has worked in Public Achievement - teaching elementary students civic engagement - and performed interdisciplinary collaboration with NAU's chapter of Engineers Without Borders.  Jason is currently a Director for the Arizona Students' Association.  He envisions a world in which social issues are provided the same level of thought, funding, and advocacy as the technological advances of the STEM fields.

Vice-President: Susan Lawhead

Susan is in her second year of the Master's in Public Administration with an emphasis in higher education. She received a Bachelor's in Arts with a double major in Psychology/Youth and Non-Profit Leadership from Murray State University in Kentucky where she worked as a program coordinator and office manager for the Murray State Women's Center. In addition to GSG, Susan works for NAU Housing and Residence Life as the Graduate Assistant for Diversity and Leadership. Susan is excited to get involved with GSG and experience student government.

Rachel 2013

Secretary: Rachel Stevens

Rachel Stevens, GSG secretary, is a second-year M.A. Rhetoric & the Teaching of Writing and TESL Certificate student. She received her B.A. in English & American Literature from New York University and worked in publishing for two years, before relocating to Flagstaff and ultimately applying to NAU. Besides her work with GSG, Rachel has a graduate teaching assistantship with the English department, is the public relations officer for the Graduate English Organization (GEO), and is a reader for Thin Air. This is her first foray into student government, and she’s excited to be a part of GSG.

Seonmin 2013

Treasurer: Seonmin Park

Seonmin Park is a treasurer of GSG this year. She is a Ph.D. student in applied linguistics in the English Department. She obtained her Master’s degree at Harvard University. She has accumulated her skills of managing budget via representative positions in various places including Greenpeace International Summer School, Harvard University, International Graduate School of English and Library Self-government Committee. She held several cultural or study-related events on diverse places in order to provide students with opportunities to broaden their network. She is so excited to devote herself to support GSG as one of graduate students at NAU.