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 Bennion Center Student Board

The Bennion Center is a student-directed organization in virtually every sense of the word. Our student board is composed of  student leaders who represent each of the innovative community engaged programs and projects operating from the Bennion Center. These student leaders work collaboratively with each other, their community partners and staff partners, to ensure positive outcomes, transparent processes, and strong relationships in all we do.  

Amy Nguyen | Alternative Breaks

Amy is a junior majoring in Health, Society, Policy with a minor in Health. She is currently the Chair-Elect for the Alternative Breaks Program as well as a Program Director for Rides for Wellness. In her free time, she likes photography, watching Netflix, and is a huge foodie. 

Paige Remington | Communications

Paige is a junior majoring in Health, Society, and Policy and International Studies with minors in Biomedical Engineering, Sociology, and Anthropology. Paige has a passion for service and is looking forward to another year of engaging, learning, and serving with the Bennion Center. In her free time, she enjoys rock climbing, skiing, traveling, and eating sprinkle donuts!

Jordan Anderson | Bennion Scholars

Jordan Anderson is a senior pre-veterinary student majoring in biology. He has enjoyed his time with Bennion Center programs like Project Youth and the Bennion Center Scholars, and is looking forward to further engagement within the Bennion Center. In his free time he enjoys working with animals, running/weight lifting, watching cinema, and practicing karate.

Carly Shields | Community Outreach

Carly Shields is a senior majoring in Human Development on the pre-med track. The things that make Carly the very happiest include; kids, piano, BBQ sauce, onions, Earl Grey Tea, snow cones, almost anything outdoors, journaling, her sorority, school, traveling, her friends and family and, of course, the Bennion Center!

Samira Gholami| Service House

Samira Gholami is a fourth year pre-medical student pursuing an honors degree in Health, Society, and Policy. She works as an undergraduate researcher, Chair of the Council on Student Advancement (COSA), and the Project Coordinator for the PathMaker program at Huntsman Cancer Institute. Samira will serve as the Resident Adviser for the BC's glorious Service House. In her free time she enjoys hiking, making s'mores, and Latin dancing. She is excited for another great year working with the folks at the BC and hopes to get increasingly involved in the variety of programs they have to offer!

Lea Karabegovic | Student-Directed Programs

Lea is a senior pursuing an honors degree in Biology. She has loved her time at the U, and especially at the Bennion Center! Lea loves hiking and spending time outdoors in her free time, as well as playing the piano, eating avocado toast, and cuddling with her cat. 

Lucy Beltran | Utah Reads

 Lucy is a senior currently pursuing a double major in Accounting and International Studies. Lucy is passionate about social justice, loves to hike throughout the year and spend her free time with friends and family. She is excited to be back at the Bennion Center for her fourth year.

Last Updated: 3/20/19