University of Nebraska Medical Center

UNMC Student Senate

The UNMC Student Senate exists for the purpose of influencing University policy and promoting the interests of all students attending UNMC. As the official representative of the student body, the Senate consists of senators from each educational unit of UNMC.

The UNMC Student Senate office is located on the second floor of Williams Science Hall. Meetings are held monthly and are open to all students and to the public. If you have questions about the Student Senate, please contact the current president or faculty advisor.

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Student Senate Leadership

Nicole Kent

College of Medicine

Nicole Kent
Katie Schultis

Vice President
College of Medicine

Jordan Knapp

Chief of Staff
College of Public Health

Ben Bonebrake

College of Medicine

2022-2023 UNMC Student Senate

Senators from the College of Allied Health Professions

  • Kyle Carey, Senator At-Large
  • Matthew Scarlett, Senator At-Large

Senators from the College of Dentistry

  • Casey Jurczewsky, Senator At-Large
  • Joshua Madsen, Senator At-Large
  • Case McNally, Senator At-Large

Senators from the College of Medicine

  • Matthew Ballweg, Senator At-Large
  • Madison Bierman, Senator At-Large and Director of Academic Affairs
  • Pranita Devaraju, M2 Class President and Sustainability Liaison
  • Aubree Ford, Senator At-Large and Policy & Advocacy Liaison
  • Samuel Frankel, Senator At-Large
  • Susan Greni, M4 Class President
  • Hannah Nelson, Senator At-Large and Library & IPE Liaison
  • Jill Ziegenbein, M3 Class President and Director of Student Experience

Senators from the College of Nursing

  • Sara Lawless, Senator At-Large
  • Sara Rahmanzai, Senator At-Large
  • Mollie Tate, Senator At-Large
  • Troy Scheer, Senator At-Large
  • Cassandra VanOeveren, Senator At-Large
  • Cole White, Senator At-Large

Senators from the College of Pharmacy

  • Theodore Blum, P2 Class President
  • Kimberly Gollhofer, P4 Class President
  • Skyler Maclean, P3 Class President
  • Morgan Schenck, Senator At-Large

Senators from the College of Public Health

  • Marissa Hardin, Senator At-Large and Health & Wellness Liaison

Senators from the Graduate College

  • Jerrod Anzalone, Senator At-Large and IT & E-Learning Liaison
  • Nidhi vinay Dwivedi, Senator At-Large and Global Engagement Liaison
  • Abigail Hall, Senator At-Large
  • Abbey Klein, Senator At-Large
  • Elizabeth Klug, Senator At-Large
  • Lacey Merica, Senator At-Large and Community & Engagement Liaison
  • William Miklavcic, Senator At-Large
  • Katie Muilenbirg, Graduate Student Association President
  • Gisele Tlusty, Senator At-Large