Voting for Student Government (SG) elections at The University of Tampa concluded Sunday, April 4 at 11:59 p.m. and the winners were announced Thursday, April 8 through a global message.
The winners of the 2021 to 2022 academic school year election will be sworn into office during the virtual Leadership Awards night – set to take place Tuesday, April 20, according to Abigail Byrne, current SG president.
View the winners of the respective positions below:
PRESIDENT AND VICE PRESIDENT:
Alyssa White and Isabella Burgui
SPEAKER OF THE ASSEMBLY:
Campus Wide Senator
Some of the elected students are happy about the outcome of the election and ready to make a difference at UT.
“It was definitely a stressful process, but it was worth it in the end,” said Morgan Woods, elected Speaker of the Assembly. “Working with my president and vice president, I hope that all three of us are able to make changes that everyone is wanting regarding food, COVID, safety, and even parking.”
President Elect Alyssa White and Vice President Elect Isabella Burgui appreciate UT students for giving them a chance to make a difference on campus.
“They gave us their vote because they trusted us and that feels really good to know that people trust us with leading and representing them,” said Burgui.
White and Burgui are excited for students to return to face-to-face interactions and learning environments and are currently working out the details to implement mental health days during the upcoming academic school year.
They want students to maintain an open mind going into the next academic school year and get ready to see some changes.
“Be prepared for more events and more chances to connect with your campus, and be excited about it,” said White.
White and Alyssa are looking for students who are willing to fill the following positions within their administration’s cabinet and executive board:
Director of Programming
Web and PR
Director of Diversity
Supervisor of Elections
SG also has three available positions they are looking to fill: senior senator, junior senator, and campus wide senator.To apply for the available positions and learn more about the qualifications, students should contact SG’s Supervisor of Elections, Juliana Fray, at Juliana.firstname.lastname@example.org.