November 24, 2014

Executive Branch

The Executive Branch of the UPUA is appointed and lead by the President and Vice President. They are charged with enacting legislation passed by the General Assembly, as well as maintaining and improving the UPUA’s standing departments. The Chief of Staff is appointed by the President to maintain the day-to-day operations of the UPUA, and oversees all of the Executive Directors and Departments.


 Chief Executives

Katie Jordan, President,

Alex Shockley, Vice-President,

Jennifer Heckman, Chief of Staff,

Executive Directors & Departments


   Department of Communications:

 Lexi Shimkonis, Director of Communications

 Joel Schuck, Associate Director

 Cailyn McCutcheon, Social Media Manager

 Laura Kaeppel, Graphic Designer

 Arianna Deng, Graphic Designer

Kat Procyk, Press Secretary

Stacy Weikel, Webmaster


   Department of Records:

 Brooke Novotnak, Director of Records


   Department of Finance:

 Daniel Terek, Director of Finance