Student Government Association

Executive Branch


The Executive Branch consists of the Student Body President, Vice-President and the Junior and Senior Reps. to the Board of Trustees. Students elected to these positions are representatives of the Student Body to the university administration, faculty and staff and to the UMaine Board of Trustees.

Kelsea Dunham - Student Body President

Kelsea is a non-tradtional student, seeking a dual degree is Marketing and Women and Gender Studies, with a minor in English. She has extensive experience navigating the systems at USM, and wants to help other students do the same.


Gender Studies Student Organization Vice President - 2011-2012

Student Leader of the GAP Protest - 2012
Vice President of the Board of Student Organizations - 2012-2013
Social Media Coordinator for Portland Student Life - 2012-2013

Marpheen Chann - Student Body Vice-President

Marpheen is a senior political science major with other concentrations in economics and philosophy. He is a Brother of ΦΜΔ ΝΞ fraternity, former Student Senator, and member of Pi Sigma Alpha National Honors Society. 


USM QSA - Co-Founder & President (Spring 2011)

USM College Democrats - Co-Founder & Interim President (Sept. - Oct. 2013) and Chair (Sept. 2013 to Present)

Phi Mu Delta, Nu Xi Chapter - Chair of Public Relations (April 2013 - December 2013)

USM Student Senate - Student Senator (Commuter) and Finance Committee member(Oct. 2012-April 2013)