Student Government

Student Government

The Yale Divinity School Student Government (YDSG) acts as a liaison between Yale Divinity School Students and the Yale Divinity School Administration. Responsibilities include convening a monthly meeting of all Student Group Leaders and elected representatives to the YDSG, working with the Dean on issues that impact the YDS Community and publicly addressing issues of concern or interest as they arise through community conversations.

Elected YDSG Leadership 2019-2020:

President: Jessica Church, MDiv 2021
Vice-President: JaQuan Beachem, MDiv 2021
Secretary: Essence Ellis, MDiv 2021
Treasurer: (September 2019 Election)
CLC Coordinator: Omar Nicholson, MDiv 2021
1st Year MDiv Rep: (September 2019 Election)
2nd Year MDiv Rep: Grace Woodward, MDiv 2021
3rd Year MDiv Reps: Stephanie Addenbrooke, MDiv 2020; Kayla Ford, MDiv 2020
1st Year MAR Rep: (September 2019 Election)
2nd Year MAR Reps: Chet Duke, MAR 2020; Laura Snell, MAR 2020
1st Year GPSS Senator: (September 2019 Election)
2nd Year GPSS Senator: JaQuan Beachem, MDiv 2021
3rd Year GPSS Senator: Mike Libunao-Macalintal, MDiv 2020
Andover Newton Seminary Reps: Sophie Gamber, MDiv 2021; Peter Kralovec-Kirchherr, MDIV 2020
Berkeley Divinity School Rep: (September 2019 Election)
ISM Rep: Berit Goetz, MAR 2020
STM Rep: (September 2019 Election)

Faculty Standing Committee Reps Appointed by YDSG: September 2019

1st Year CLC Rep: (1 student)
2nd Year CLC Rep: (1 student)
3rd Year CLC Rep: (1 student)
Curriculum Commee Rep: (3 students)
Diversity Committee Rep: (3 students)
Ministerial Committee Rep: (3 students)
Professional Studies Committee Rep: (3 students)
Spiritual Formation Committee Rep: (3 students)
Student Representative to the Faculty Rep: (1 student)


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