SLU 101 Leaders

SLU 101 Leaders are current students who are here to assist you during summer orientation. As some of your first guides to life on campus, SLU 101 Leaders facilitate small group discussions, share information through presentations, assist you with the advising and registration process, serve on panels for students and families, coordinate evening activities and much more.

Meet Your 2017 SLU 101 Leaders

Chandler Beck
Chandler Beck

Hometown: Bakersfield, California 
Major: Public Health
Year: Sophomore
Activities on Campus: Student Government Association, Office of Admission, Medical Scholars Program and Filipino Student Association


Robert Brandao
Robert Brandao

Hometown: Dallas, Texas
Major: Health Management
Year: Senior
Activities on Campus: Relay for Life, Office of Admission, Micah Program and Labre Ministry with the Homeless 


Jeff DeMond
Jeff DeMond

Hometown: Red Bud, Illinois
Major: Investigative and Medical Sciences
Year: Sophomore
Activities on Campus: Rainbow Alliance, Alpha Epsilon Delta (National Premedical Honor Society), Billikens After Dark and Learning Community Program


Maleah Fallahi
Maleah Fallahi

Hometown: Manchester, Missouri 
Major: Psychology and Political Science
Year: Sophomore
Activities on Campus: Overground Railroad, Oriflamme (Fall Orientation Leader), Dance Marathon and Sorority Life 


Matt Gannon
Matt Gannon

Hometown: Washington, D.C.
Major: Computer Science
Year: Senior
Activities on Campus: KSLU, Oriflamme (Fall Orientation Leader), Fraternity Life and Learning Community Program


Conner Gibson
Conner Gibson

Hometown: Inverness, Illinois
Major: Nursing
Year: Junior
Activities on Campus: Middle Eastern Student Association, Residence Life, Intergroup Dialogue Facilitator and Study Abroad


Shannon Groark
Shannon Groark

Hometown: St. Charles, Missouri 
Major: Business
Year: Sophomore
Activities on Campus: Business Service Leadership Program, Sorority Life and Dance Marathon


Lauren Groszek
Lauren Groszek

Hometown: Leawood, Kansas
Major: Physical Therapy
Year: Junior
Activities on Campus: Sorority Life, Physical Therapy Student Council, Club Volleyball and U101 Peer Instructor


Jay Hardin
Jay Hardin

Hometown: Dyersburg, Tennessee 
Major: Health Management
Year: Senior
Activities on Campus: Office of Admission, Fraternity Life, Student Government Association and Club Tennis


Shannon Healey
Shannon Healey

Hometown: Libertyville, Illinois
Major: Nursing
Year: Senior
Activities on Campus: Residence Life, Elevation Irish Dance Team, Alpha Phi Omega (Service Fraternity) and Study Abroad


Sofia Hingorani
Sofia Hingorani

Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska 
Major: Economics and Communication
Year: Sophomore
Activities on Campus: Ultimate Frisbee Team, Learning Community Program, and Oriflamme (Fall Orientation Leader)


Laura Kallal
Laura Kallal

Hometown: Arlington Heights, Illinois
Major: Occupational Therapy
Year: Junior
Activities on Campus: Sorority Life, Oriflamme (Fall Orientation Leader), Big Brothers/Big Sisters Program and Study Abroad 


Mary Nink
Mary Nink

Hometown: Milwaukee, Wisconsin 
Major: Business
Year: Junior
Activities on Campus: Oriflamme (Fall Orientation Leader), Decadence A Cappella, Study Abroad and Sorority Life


Puja Patel
Puja Patel

Hometown: Edwardsville, Illinois
Major: Health Management
Year: Junior
Activities on Campus: Student Government Association, Great Issues Committee, Indian Student Association and Hindu Students Association


Olivia Rohatgi
Olivia Rohatgi

Hometown: St. Louis, Missouri 
Major: Biology
Year: Senior
Activities on Campus: Research Assistant, Office of Admission, Oriflamme (Fall Orientation Leader) and Micah Program


Naved Salim
Naved Salim

Hometown: Gurnee, Illinois
Major: Neuroscience
Year: Sophomore
Activities on Campus: SLU Shakti (dance group), Indian Student Association and Alpha Epsilon Delta (National Premedical Honor Society)


Charlie Sawasky
Charlie Sawasky

Hometown: Pewaukee, Wisconsin
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Year: Sophomore
Activities on Campus: Club Volleyball, Learning Community Program and Oriflamme (Fall Orientation Leader)


Toni Simpson
Toni Simpson

Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Major: Neuroscience
Year: Sophomore
Activities on Campus: Billikens After Dark, Rainbow Alliance, Alpha Epsilon Delta (National Premedical Honor Society) and Alpha Phi Omega (Service Fraternity)


Meredith Walker
Meredith Walker

Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 
Major: Biomedical Engineering
Year: Junior
Activities on Campus: Honors Program, Sorores in Christo, Study Abroad and Society of Women Engineers


Kelli Weiss
Kelli Weiss

Hometown: Wildwood, Missouri 
Major: Psychology
Year: Senior
Activities on Campus: Sorority Life, Omicron Delta Kappa (Leadership Honor Society) and Order of Omega (Greek Honor Society)