Meet our Committee

2015-16 MLK COMMITTEE CHAIRS

Jonathan Caggiano – Senior President

Jonathan Caggiano

"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

Raven Young – Junior President

Raven Young

"None of us alone can save the nation or world. But each of us can make a positive difference if we commit ourselves to do so."
- Cornell West 

 

Rebecca Lin – Senior Vice President

Rebecca Lin

“I'm inspired by the people I meet in my travels - hearing their stories, seeing the hardships they overcome, their fundamental optimism and decency. I'm inspired by the love people have for their children. And I'm inspired by my own children, how full they make my heart. They make me want to work to make the world a little bit better. And they make me want to be a better man.”
-Barack Obama
(though I neither am a man nor have children)

Mykal Gerald – Junior Vice President

Rebecca Lin


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

Fiona Chambers – Senior  Publicity Chair

Fiona Chambers

“At the end of life we will not be judged by how many diplomas we have received, how much money we have made, how many great things we have done.  We will be judged by "I was hungry, and you gave me something to eat, I was naked and you clothed me. I was homeless, and you took me in.”
- Mother Teresa

Kenya Mack – Senior Publicity Chair

Kenya


"A kind gesture can reach a wound that only compassion can heal.
"
-Steve Maraboli

Nykeia Jones – Junior 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

Shakra Greene – Senior On Campus Activities Chair

Shakyra Greene


"It is only through the eyes of others do you see yourself. It is only through the work of your own do you find the difference in others"

Michael Casabona – Senior Chair of Finance

Michael Casabona


“Doing nothing for others is the undoing of ourselves”
- Horace Mann

Jesse Hatton – Senior Chair of Finance

Jesse Hatton


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

- Mahatma Gandhi

Kathleen Ayuk – Senior Chair of Finance

Angeline


“Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.

- Martin Luther King Jr.

MacKenzie Niness – Junior On Campus Activities Chair

Mackenzie


“Keep helping those because once upon of time there were those who helped you”

Cierra Belin – Junior On Campus Chair

Cierra Belin

"We are not put on this earth for ourselves, but are placed here for each other." 
- Jeff Warner

Stephanie Jones – Junior Off Campus Chair

Stephanie Jones

"We are not put on this earth for ourselves, but are placed here for each other." 
- Jeff Warner

John D'Ippolito – Junior Off Campus Chair

John d'Ippolito

"You are what you do, not what you say you'll do."
- C.G. Jung

Morgan Reid – Junior Off Campus Chair

Morgan Reid

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

Priscilla Acquaah – Senior Registration Chair

Priscilla Acquaah

“Blessed are those who give without remembering. And blessed are those who take without forgetting.”
-Bernard Meltzer

Victoria Ayoola – Junior Registration Chair

Victoria


"Joy can only be real if people look upon their life as a service and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness."  
- Leo Tolstoy

Danielle Reimann– Senior Chair of Leadership Training & Programming

Daniella Reimann

“At the end of life we will not be judged by how many diplomas we have received, how much money we have made, how many great things we have done. We will be judged by "I was hungry, and you gave me something to eat, I was naked and you clothed me. I was homeless, and you took me in.”
― Mother Teresa

 

Maura Lavelle – Junior Chair of Leadership Training & Programming

Maura Lavelle

“When we love, we always strive to become better than we are. When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too.”
― Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist


Advisors:

  • Nicole Davis - Center for Multicultural Affairs
  • Charisma Presley-Dougherty – Center for Multicultural Affairs
  • Stephen Koch – Student Involvement
  • Emily Wilms – UNIT