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The Honors College Student Council serves as an advisory group to the Dean of the Honors College and is representative of the greater Honors College student body. The Council seeks to foster productive relationships between the Honors College, academic colleges, and the greater university to optimize students’ opportunities to pursue their passions and explore their educations.

> Honors College Student Council Charter

Corps of Cadets Representative

College of Science Representative

Presiding Member

Hi everyone, my name is Andre Asarian from Brooklyn, NY and I am the VTCC Representative to the HCSC. In the Corps, I am a rising junior in Band Company serving as a training cadet (Cadre) in the upcoming year with VPI being my ROTC (Citizen-Leader). Academically, I am a junior dual-degree student studying Public Health and Political Science with Pre-Med aspirations. Outside of the VTCC, I am a Firefighter/EMT, serving in the CPFD (NY) and Blacksburg Rescue at VT with the hopes of attending Paramedic school in the near future. Feel free to reach out to andreasarian@vt.edu with any questions you may have.

Hey! My name is Anne Leap. I am the College of Science representative. I am currently a senior/graduate student majoring in public health and minoring in organizational leadership and health communications. I am involved in multiple clubs such as Vietnamese Student Association, New Life Christian Fellowship, and American Public Health Association. Outside of class, you will find me participating in any intramural sports. If I am not on the sports fields, I am eating at Green's Grill & Sushi Bar or at Kroger. Feel free to reach out to me at annieleap23@vt.edu. I hope I can be a source to your success this school year!

Hello! I am a rising senior at Virginia Tech earning degrees in Management (EIT) and Finance (FCFM) with a minor in Leadership and Social Change. This will be my third year serving the council and second year leading it. I am also a part of the Calhoun Discovery Program within the Honors College and many other leadership opportunities outside of the Honors College. Please reach out with any ideas, questions, or concerns.

General Body Representative

General Body Representative

Industrial Design Representative

Hello all! My name is Daisy Yates and I am a General Body Representative on the HCSC. I'm a sophomore majoring in Civil Engineering. I'm also involved in research for an Environmental and Water Resources Lab, on the College of Engineering Dean's Team, a member of the Competitive Mock Trial Club and a RWB Student Leader in the HRC at East AJ. In my free time I love to crochet, knit, and sew. I also enjoy hiking, climbing, and all outdoor activities. I look forward to being a representative on the council! Feel free to reach out to me regarding any questions or concerns about the Honors College.

Hello! My name is Emily McLeod and I will be serving as a General Honors Body Representative for the HCSC. I am in the Calhoun Honors Discovery Program and the School of Communication, class of 2025. I am interested in media and strategic marketing, things I look forward to learning more about this year. Outside of academia, I find myself with a coffee mug, crafting, taking walks, or thrifting. My favorite thing about Virginia Tech’s campus is the Burruss bells (I have memorized their schedule if you ever need to know). I view serving on the HCSC as a privilege, and my email is emilymcleod@vt.edu if you have questions that I can help with or ideas to present!

Bio coming soon

College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences Representative

College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Representative

College of Natural Resources and Environment Representative

Hello everyone! My name is Laci and I am representing the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences. I am currently a sophomore double majoring in Political Science and Philosophy, Politics, and Economics with the intention to eventually attend law school. I enjoy being an active member on campus and although I am a member of other campus organizations outside of the HCSC, I hope to join more this year. Outside of school I enjoy reading, hanging out with friends, family and my dogs, hiking, and baking. As a member of the HCSC for the first time, I'm very excited to serve the students of CLAHS and all that this year has in store. Please feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns!!

My name is Michael Marciano and I am the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences HCSC representative. I am a junior studying Pre-Veterinary Dairy Science, and I try to be very involved on campus. I work as a line cook at West End, a blacksmith on the Blacksmithing Club, a Co-Chair of the School of Animal Sciences Ambassador program, a researcher in the Ealy Lab, and a member of the Dairy Club and the Equine Repro Clubs here on campus. In my free time, I love to play guitar, watch shows, cook, and play basketball on the “Dairy Ballers” basketball team. Feel free to shoot me an email at mmichael01@vt.edu!

Hi guys! My name is Molly Meehan and I represent the College of Natural Resources and Environment. I am a junior in Environmental Conservation and Society with minors in Environmental Economics and Sustainability. I am also a member of the co-ed environmental service fraternity, Lambda Iota Mu. I play a handful of intramural sports and am an avid sports fan. I love hiking, the ocean, hammocking and pretty much anything outside. I can’t wait to represent CNRE! Feel free to reach me at mollymeehan@vt.edu if you have questions or just want to chat!

General Body Representative

General Engineering Representative

College of Science Representative, Co-Presiding Member

Hello everyone! I’m Taylor and I am a junior studying Management with a concentration in consulting and Marketing with a concentration in digital marketing. I am also a member of the Dean’s Advisory Board for Pamplin, a TA for ACIS 1504, and an a member of the American Red Cross on campus. I love everything outdoors (especially when it comes to the ocean) and am a big advocate for trying new things. If the HCSC seems like something new you want to get involved with reach out to me anytime.

Bio coming soon

My name is William and I serve as the College of Engineering representative for the council, as well as one of its Presiding Members. I am a senior pursuing a degree in Electrical Engineering with minors in Spanish and Math. In addition to being part of HCSC, I am also a member of the Student Life Council, a RWB Student Leader, and an undergraduate researcher with the Hume Center. Feel free to reach out to me at whpoland@vt.edu with any questions, concerns, etc.