University of Missouri

Missouri Students Association

The undergraduate student government at the University of Missouri

Menu

Leadership

MSA Leadership Group PictureIn March, undergraduate students at the University of Missouri vote to elect the President and Vice-President of the student government.

The elected officials appoint the executive cabinet in the following weeks. These student leaders oversee many departments within the association, as well as the 11 auxiliaries MSA provides.

The ASUM president manages relations between state and federal officials, but is not appointed by the current administration.

Sean Earl

President

Email: msapresident@missouri.edu

Sean is a junior at Mizzou studying Electrical Engineering. He is from St. Charles, Missouri and previously served as a senator in MSA Senate and the Secretary of Auxiliaries under the Head/Smith-Lezama administration.

Tori Schafer

Vice-President

Email: msavp@missouri.edu

Tori is a junior at Mizzou studying Journalism and Political Science. She is from Sylvania, Ohio and her role as Vice President revolves around serving on the Student Advisory Committee and overseeing the It’s On Us campaign at Mizzou. Additionally, Tori spearheads the construction of MSA’s annual $1.6 million budget.

Taylor Harrington

Chief Inclusivity Officer

Email: tbhpp9@mail.missouri.edu

Taylor is a junior at Mizzou studying Psychology. She is from Springfield, Missouri, and as the Chief Inclusivity Officer, it is her duty to promote a dialogue and bridge conversations between MSA and various social justice organizations around campus.

Sophie Dieckhaus

Chief of Staff

Email: sedd5d@mail.missouri.edu

Sophie is a junior at Mizzou studying Business Administration and Marketing, while earning a minor in Political Science. She is from Rockton, Illinois and has future aspirations to attend law school. As Chief of Staff, Sophie’s goals include raising awareness about mental health on campus, in addition to providing students with the resources that they need to succeed.

Jessica York

Deputy Chief of Staff

Email: jgy7v7@mail.missouri.edu

Jessica is a junior at Mizzou studying Nursing. She is from Buffalo, Missouri and has future aspirations to become a Pediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. As Deputy Chief of Staff, Jessica’s goals involve assisting with the It’s On Us campaign and other initiatives that support destroying the stigma that surrounds mental illness.

Sammie Arnold

Director of Student Communications

Email: sla4hf@mail.missouri.edu

Sammie is a junior at Mizzou studying Political Science. He is from Kansas City, Missouri and as the Director of Student Communications, he is tasked with effectively vocalizing┬áMSA’s internal and external operations to the student body. In doing so, it is his role to promote various MSA events and initiatives via the web and social media.

Casey Frost

Director of Student Services

Email: cefd4f@mail.missouri.edu

Casey is a junior at Mizzou studying Accounting. She is from Brentwood, California and also serves on the task force for the It’s On Us campaign at Mizzou. As the Director of Student Services, Casey oversees the management of various services on campus with respect to student’s academic success and well-being.

Grace Bommel

Director of Student Activities

Email: gkbybf@mail.missouri.edu

Grace is a junior at Mizzou studying Business Administration, Marketing and Hospitality Management. She is from Lake of the Ozarks in Missouri and has previously served as a Senator on the Budget committee in MSA and as the International Programming Senior Chairman. Her goal as the Director of DSA is to move the department into a future that is sustainable and provide spaces for students to enhance their college experience.

Tim Davis

Secretary of Auxiliaries

Email: ted52b@mail.missouri.edu

Tim is a junior at Mizzou studying Animal Sciences. He is from Saint James, Missouri, and has previously served as a Senator in MSA Senate. As the Secretary of Auxiliaries, his job is to coordinate the operations of all 11 MSA auxiliaries, including STRIPES, Tiger Pantry, Truman’s Closet, MUTV, and more.

Christopher Dade

ASUM President

Email: cmdade@mail.missouri.edu

Chris is a junior at Mizzou studying Chemistry. He is from Rogersville, Missouri, and as the ASUM President, Chris spends most of his time educating Mizzou students about the political process in Jefferson City, in turn, increasing their political engagement. He works closely with MSA Senate to ensure that local and campus policies benefit students.