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Blake Birno

Student Body President

Blake is a Senior Business Marketing major and a Leadership, and Communication minor with a Healthcare Endorsement. A fun fact about Blake is that he and his family are the second-best Small Pie class pumpkin growers in the state of Minnesota (according to the MN state fair). Blake chose to be a part of BSG in order to serve all students on campus and give back to the community that has given so much to so many people.

Katie Storlie

Student Body Vice President

Katie is a Junior Graphic Design major who joined BSG her freshman year via Student Ministries. Since then, she has found some of her closest friends through BSG while simultaneously learning about the community that it encourages here at Bethel. Katie is looking forward to connecting with students across campus to discern how BSG can best suport them in their time here.

Communications and Marketing

Anna Thielke

Executive Director of Marketing and Communications

Anna is a senior studying Relational Communication and Health Communication. She joined BSG to make progressive steps in fostering an environmnent where all students can feel heard, known, and connected. anna plans on working with the rest of BSG to enhance the student experience overall.

Hannah Hunhoff

Director of Social Media

Annika Hillstrom

Director of Graphic Design

Anna Goldstrand

Director of Graphic Design

Alex Lewandowski

Director of Graphic Design

Mild Du

Director of Specialty Media


Nelson Cox

Financial Officer

Nelson is a Senior studying Business with an emphasis in Finance and Marketing. He joined Bethel Student Government because of the impact it has on all students. Nelson uses his passions to impact the time students spend on Bethel’s campus. He looks forward to working with the resources God has provided our campus to facilitate a memorable experience for the Bethel community.

Clubs and Organizations

Jessie Smith

Executive Director of Clubs and Organizations

Jessie is a Junior majoring in Biokinetics with a Spanish minor. Helping students find a place
of belonging to feel known and loved is what drove Jessie to join BSG. She looks forward to
connecting with all the clubs and organizations on campus, getting to know a wide variety
of new people, and helping students find community in things they are passionate about.


Student Activities

Tavniah Dyer

Executive Director of Student Activities

Tavniah is a Senior majoring in Social Work and minoring in Gender Studies and Spanish. A
fun fact about Tavniah is that a famous musician once shared her post on their Instagram.
Tavniah chose to join BSG because she wants to support and empower the student body.

Karina Nelson

Director of Banquets and Dances

Jennah Keith

Director of Special Productions

Faith Valen

Director of Seasonal Events

Ellie McLaughlin

Director of Artistic Productions

Hailey Uecker

Director of Legacy Events


Laura Charolotte Underwood

Executive Director of Student Senate

Laura Charlotte is a Junior studying Biochemistry with a minor in History. She joined BSG
to be involved in a community that actively seeks to build relationships and improve the
lives of Bethel students. This year, Laura Charlotte is excited to work with a team of
incredible people to make Bethel an even better place that they can call home.

Duncan Harro

President Pro Temp

United Cultures of Bethel

Amy Ruiz Plaza

Executive Director of United Cultures of Bethel

Amy is a Senior majoring in Biology. This year, Amy is excited for the amazing director team
within United Cultures of Bethel to work together to create a true community among
students of color on campus. She looks forward to putting on events to celebrate heritage
and culture with the student body as a whole.

Maria Tran

Executive Assistant

Talia McWright

Director of Multi

Emely Castillo - Hernandez

Director of Voz Latinx

Pajouabri Lisa Vang

Director of Asian Student Alliance

Abby Walden

Director of European-Americans in Solidarity

Diamieshia Ford

Director of Black Student Union

RyleeAnn Andre

Director of First Nations

Devanie Andre

Director of First Nations

Student Ministries

Jammin Henry

Executive Director of Student Ministries

Jammin is a Junior majoring in Missional Ministries and Biblical and Theological Studies. A
fun fact about Jammin is that he has someone else’s bone in his ankle. This year, he looks
forward to seeing all of the lives that will be changed through BSG as a whole. 

Brynn Lee

Director of Prayer

Sarah Lewis

Director of Upper Class Discipleship

Rebekah Robinson

Director of Outreach