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Purpose:
The purpose of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is to "provide insight on the student-athlete experience. The SAAC also offers input on the rules, regulations, and policies that affect the student-athletes' lives on NCAA member institution campuses." The over all mission is to "enhance the total student-athlete experience by promoting opportunity, protecting student-athlete welfare, and fostering a positive image." (NCAA website)


2016-17 SAAC E-BOARD
Bradley Kritzer is a senior marketing major with a graphic design minor from Portland, Maine. He has been the SAAC representative for the men's rowing team since his freshman year. His goals for SAAC as President are entwined with the values of service, integration, and accountability, and he sees SAAC evolving into a more ingrained member of the typical organizations on campus. Jon Beck is a senior entrepreneurship major from Mission Viejo, California. He is the captain of the men's water polo team and serves as Vice President for SAAC. Jill Farley is a junior communications major from Portland, Oregon. She is on the women's soccer team, is a member of the service organization Ignatians, and serves as secretary of SAAC. In her free time, she loves reading, doing yoga, and exploring the outdoors! Jill's goal for SAAC is to enhance the student-athletes' school pride by encouraging more relationships and engagement across sports. Lauren Owens is the service chair for LMU's SAAC. She's had a passion for community outreach and social justice since high school, and has brought her ideas and enthusiasm to LMU. So far, she has organized a variety of events including raising money for the American Cancer Society, and participating in Relay for life, Feed the Hungry, Build a Miracle, Beach Clean Up and Special Olympics. She is very excited to continue building relationships with the student-athletes and all LMU community members. Lia Porcelli Jorgensen is a senior graphic design major from Copenhagen, Denmark. She is on the swim team, in the Tau Sigma National Honor Society, and serves as the marketing and events chair for SAAC. Her goal for SAAC is to help integrate and unify the LMU community with LMU athletics via events and marketing. Danielle Nunez is a sophomore women's studies major on the cross country and track team. The spirit chair for SAAC, her goal for LMU athletics is to bridge the gap between various organizations on campus in the hopes of building a greater sense of comradery and school spirit.

2016-17 SAAC Photo

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