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Presidential Ambassadors

Westminster College Presidential Ambassadors

The Presidential Ambassadors Program provides opportunities for a select group of students chosen for their enthusiasm and college engagement to host important college guests and to participate in a wide array of college and alumni events. To be selected as a Presidential Ambassador is a great honor that recognizes these students’ outstanding personal and leadership skills and provides them with extraordinary networking and social opportunities and experiences.

Please contact Diane Chadek ( if you have any questions or events where you would like the Presidential Ambassadors to be present.


Salt Lake City, Utah

Warren loves to play soccer, read books, and have meaningful discussions—which is exactly why he loves Westminster. As a junior history major in the honors program, captain of the men's soccer team, and co-president of Phi Alpha Theta, Warren does his best to stay involved on campus. He works as an ICC Board member, history research assistant, START Center tutor, and consultant in the Writing Center. Off campus Warren enjoys taking mid-day naps and traveling as much as possible.


Salt Lake City, Utah

Joshua transferred to Westminster College from another small college out of state. In addition to supporting Admissions for the Gore School of Business, Joshua also spends his time gaining real world experience through marketing internships with University of Utah Healthcare and, currently, Mark Miller Subaru. When Joshua isn’t involved on campus or working at his internship he enjoys golfing, skiing, and anything in the outdoors.


Political Science with International Relations focus
San Diego, California

Elhom is involved in the Honors program on campus as well as a Communications minor.  Elhom is also an elementary school tutor at local Hawthorne Elementary, co-coordinator of an East High School College Mentoring program, and a Peer Mentor at Westminster.  Elhom hopes to attend law school after graduation and work in international politics.  She enjoys being kept busy with her classes and work, but during her free time she enjoys dance, good books, and baking.


Northfield, Minnesota

Jenny Hargis is a junior in the Nursing Program. She serves as the Special Events Chair on SAC and works on campus as the Strength and Cardio Desk Attendant at the Health and Wellness Center. She spends her summers in northern Minnesota guiding canoe trips and spending as much time as she can outdoors. She also enjoys singing, poems by Mary Oliver, and hammocking in fun places. Jenny is excited to continue her education at Westminster and is thankful for her opportunities to be so involved in such a wonderful campus.


Marketing and Economics 
Pocatello, Idaho

Sarah stays busy on campus through her role as President of Student Activities Commission, the events branch of ASWC. She has been involved on campus in a variety of ways, ranging from working in Admissions to being a peer mentor. This past summer Sarah interned at a large ad agency, putting the material she has learned in her undergraduate career into practice. Upon graduating in the spring of 2016, Sarah has plans to travel and land a job in an ad agency.


Spring Creek, Nevada

Jane Jerman is a junior communication major and Westminster’s student body vice president this year. In the past, she has served as an RA and student senator. Jane is also a student representative on the Title IX Committee and Commission on Women’s Success. Jane works with The Myriad, Westminster’s academic journal, and teaches yoga in the HWAC. In her free time, Jane loves to travel or relax at Sugarhouse Coffee. She can’t wait to continue pursuing her education as a Griffin and share everything she loves about Westminster College.


Elementary Education
Payson, Utah

Ben was born and raised in a small home in the rural town of Payson, UT. He has one sibling with whom he is very close, an older brother who is studying mechanical engineering at Utah State University. Growing up Ben felt that he always had good teachers, which is the main reason he is now studying elementary education at Westminster. In addition to being a Presidential Ambassador, he is also the Vice President of the LDSSA Club, and a member of the ASWC Senate representing his fellow education majors. When he is not working, in class, or doing homework, he enjoys a healthy mix of outdoor and indoor activities; hiking, mountain biking, soccer, snowboarding, drawing, chess, and reading.


Business Management
Salt Lake City, Utah

Along with studying Spanish and Gender Studies as minors, Sierra is also working towards a Business Management major as well as an Honors Degree. In addition to her studies, Sierra is involved with Westminster’s Delta Mu Delta chapter, the Judicial Council, and “Westminster Thinks Big.” Outside of the classroom, Sierra has a passion for competing on Quarter horses, spending time in Southern Utah, and practicing her Spanish any chance she gets.


Sociology and Spanish
Los Angeles, California

Kevin has been involved in the community since he was a freshman. He established the first mentoring club on campus called WeCAN during his sophomore year, he also received grants from the Katherine W. Dumke Center for Civic Engagement to run community projects that focus on educational justice, and he currently works at East High School as an Outreach Mentor for a college access program that serves low-income students. Additionally, Kevin is also a McNair Scholar and enjoys doing research. He will be seeking a Ph.D. in sociology of education once he graduates from Westminster College. During his free time, he enjoys playing soccer, listening to hip-hop music, watching interesting documentaries, and drinking lots of coffee.


Economics and Theatre
Jhapa, Nepal

Bibek is a senior studying economics and theatre at Westminster. He is currently involved as a Resident Advisor on campus housing and the GriffinQuest Fellow. As GriffinQuest fellow, Bibek coordinates a leadership program that allows students in a small cohort to explore leadership and enhance their college experience, focusing each semester on a different area of growth. Besides that, Bibek is involved as an actor and a director in the theater program at Westminster, as well as in the community. As hobbies, Bibek enjoys soccer, cricket, movies, and the outdoors.


Public Health, Political Science, and Outdoor Recreation
New York City, New York

Leah is a sophomore in the honors program double minoring in political science and outdoor education & leadership. She is so excited to have discovered the Utah wilderness, which she enjoys as a trip leader and coordinator for the Outdoor Program. You can often find her organizing members, rallies, and campaigns as president of Students for Choice, Planned Parenthood's on campus affiliate, where she works. Leah also serves as president of Hillel for Utah. When she's not working, studying, or exploring, Leah enjoys making art, swimming, biking, and rallying her friends around her latest social justice cause.


Flight Operations
Victor, Idaho

Lyons is a sophomore in the Westminster College Flight Program, and is currently pursuing his commercial rating. Lyons enjoys spending his time at the Center for Civic Engagement, donating his time to the community. He is also a game day assistant for the Westminster sports teams as well as a Transportation Agent at the Salt Lake City Airport. Originating from Teton Valley, Idaho, Lyons loves hiking, skiing, mountain biking, and camping. You will likely see Lyons in the front of your plane in a few years, flying to countries all over the world.