Ladies take the reins of SGA

Apr 19, 2017

PANTHER 2017 sga president
Jessica Tolbert is the SGA president for 2016-17.

Claflin University students voted to elect the 2017-18 officials for the Student Government Association and class officers after a week of campaigning by hopefuls.

Jessica Tolbert, a sophomore who hails from Tennessee, was elected president of the SGA board.

Current SGA President Dominique Riggins congratulated his successor with a post on social media.

“His plan; The promise; Our Purpose. Congrats @jesssahcah SGA is in great hands. Continue to change the world. And when asked why. Simply say: ‘if not me, who?’" Riggins said in the social media post.

Chelsey Williams, a sophomore from Georgia, was elected the SGA vice president and Cecillia Hackett, sophomore and South Carolina native, is the new Miss Claflin University 2017-18.

Following is the list of executives of the SGA, SBA and class officials for 2017-18: academic year:

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