Meet our Committee

2016-17 MLK COMMITTEE CHAIRS

MacKenzie Niness – President

Mackenzie


“Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart.”

~Elizabeth Andrew

Eunice Shin – Vice President

Jonathan Caggiano


"Every step toward the goal of justice requires sacrifice, suffering, and struggle; the tireless exertions and passionate concern of dedicated individuals."

- MLK

Srujanee Pradhan - Junior Vice President

Sruj

"Human life has meaning only to that degree and as long as it is lived in the service of humanity."

- Wole Soyinka

Mykal Gerald – Senior Registration Chair

Rebecca Lin


"The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others."

- Mahatma Gandhi

 

Kenna Yadeta – Athletic Relations Chair

Daniella Reimann

“The first question which the priest and the Levite asked was: 'If I stop to help this man, what will happen to me?' But...the good Samaritan reversed the question: 'If I do not stop to help this man, what will happen to him?” 

- Martin Luther King Jr.

Danilo Nestor - Junior Registration Chair

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The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to happen to you. If you go out and make some good things happen, you will fill the world with hope, you will fill yourself with hope.  

- Barack Obama

Houston Curtis - On-Campus Chair

Houston Curtis


"Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud"

- Maya Angelou 

Gillian Evers - Junior On-Campus Chair

Gillian

"Always render more and better service than is expected of you, no matter what your task may be."

-Og Mandino

 

Nykeia Jones – Senior Publicity Chair

Nykeia Jones

“Without community service, we would not have a strong quality of life. It's important to the person who serves as well as the recipient. It's the way in which we ourselves grow and develop.”
- Dorothy Height

Austin Lin - Junior Publicity Chair

Austin

Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.

-Mother Teresa

Milan Booker – Senior Publicity Chair

Fiona Chambers


"I have found that among its other benefits, giving liberates the soul of the giver"

- Maya Angelou

Shania Trammell – Senior Off Campus Chair

Shania Trammell

“You may not have saved a lot of money in your life, but if you have saved a lot of heartaches for other folks, you are a pretty rich man.”

-Seth Parker

Marcelle Allen - Junior Off Campus Chair

Marcelle

"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."

- Maya Angelou

Stephanie Jones – Senior Off Campus Chair

Stephanie Jones

I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy. 

 

Timothy Concannon – Senior Chair of Finance

Timothy Concannon


"Be the change you wish to see in the world"

- Gandhi

Jimmy White - Senior Chair of Finanace 

James White

“If you're not making someone else's life better, then you're wasting your time. Your life will become better by making other lives better.”

- Will Smith

Shey Patel – Senior Chair of Finance

Shey Patel

"Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile."

- Albert Einstein

Basil Pattammady
 - Senior Chair of Leadership Training & Programming

Basil

The best way to not feel hopeless is to get up and do something. Don’t wait for good things to happen to you. If you go out and make some good things happen, you will fill the world with hope, you will fill yourself with hope.

-Barack Obama

Ellen Kim - Chair of Leadership Training & Programming

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You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water

- Rabi Thakur 


Advisors:

  • Eloise J. Berry - Office of Intercultural Affairs
  • Stephen Koch – Student Involvement
  • Emily Wilms – UNIT
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