Student Government in the Residence Halls
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Groups

Board of Committee Chairs (BOCC):

This committee is charged with ensuring good and thorough communication between the other committees of RHA and deals with any intra committee issues that may arise. Its membership is comprised of Chairs, co-Chairs and other leadership of the RHA Standing Committees, RHA special committees and other appointed members.

Allocations and Budget Committee (ABC):

This committee reviews and approves the RHA General Budget as well as funding allocations and requests. The membership of this committee is closed to RHA Representatives.

Committee for Conferences and Philanthropy (CCAP):

This committee organizes participation in, and the hosting of conferences with which RHA is affiliated. Its membership is open to any residents of University-owned housing.

Committee for a Diverse and Welcoming Community (CDWC):

This committee addresses all areas of concern pertaining to diversity, social justice, and community service in the residence halls. In particular, this committee is charged with the creation and execution of programs relating to these issues and opening communication between multicultural councils. Its membership is open to any resident of University-owned housing.

Housing Advocacy and Rates Committee (HARC):

This committee addresses all issues of concern to residents relating to their interactions with University Housing and its affiliates. This includes dining services, facilities, transportation, information-technology, ResComp, housing application, housing sign-up and ResStaff. This committee also participates in the University Housing process of determining room and board rates, keeping student opinion at the forefront of the committee's concerns. Its membership is closed to RHA Representatives. 

Internal Review Committee (IRC):

This committee reviews the governing documents of RHA annually and proposes legislation to the Assembly. Its membership is closed to RHA Representatives.

Programming and Services Committee (PROGSERV):

This committee develops and implements all large programming held by the RHA Assembly. Examples of past events have been Amazing Race and Siblings' Weekend. Its membership is open to any resident of University-owned housing.

Executive Board Bios, Positions, and Emails

Emily_Paull.JPGEmily Paull

Position: President
Email: rha.president@umich.edu
 
Emily is a junior in the Residential College studying English and French. This is her second year as part of RHA. She enjoys drinking coffee, as well as eating anything coffee flavored. Her goal in life is to travel to ten countries before she turns thirty. She is also often compared to a librarian.
 
 

Kyle pic_1.jpgKyle Crane

Position: Executive Vice President
 
Kyle is a sophomore who is currently studying communications and organizational studies. He loves all sports, especially football; watching movies; The Walking Dead; and anything Batman related. He is also involved in MRun as well as IM football and basketball.
 

Chrissi_Pedley.jpgChristianna Pedley

Position: Vice President for Finance
 
Chrissi is in her second year and majors in English and Astronomy. She loves anything related to numbers, and is incredibly good at finance. She spends her summers abroad in Spain, working and playing soccer.
 
  

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Andrew Campbell

Position: Vice President for Internal Relations
 
Andrew is a freshman in LSA, with plans to study Neuroscience and attend medical school one day.  He enjoys candlelit dinners in Markley and long walks to the UgLi.  In his free time, Andrew explores all the exquisite cuisine Ann Arbor has to offer.
 
 
 

Ryan_Kalsbeek.jpgRyan Kalsbeek

Position: Vice President for National Relations
 
Ryan is a sophomore in LS&A, who is currently undecided on his major. He enjoys hanging out with friends, playing video games, and talking nightly walks through the arb. This is his second year as a member of RHA.
 
 

Sam_Tinsley.jpgSamantha Tinsley

Position: Vice President for Records
 
Samantha, also known as just Sam, is a sophomore majoring in Cellular and Molecular Biology. She loves scary movies, random facts, and memorable quotes. Sam also enjoys competitive swimming, although not too much.
 

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Christina Soukar

Position: Vice President for Public Relations
Email: rha.vppr@umich.edu
 
Christina is a Sophomore, studying International Studies and Political Science in the College of LS&A. She loves interacting with others, playing (read: winning at) video games, cracking jokes, and has an insatiable love for candy and sweets. 
 
 

View the Official RHA Constitution (PDF)

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