Center for Student Engagement & Leadership

The Executive Board

This is the official voice of the student body. The board legislates, promotes, and regulates student activities and affairs. It represents Edmonds Community College students to faculty, staff, administrators, and legislators. The board can only act on issues raised by students, so please voice your concerns and share your accolades.

Executive Board Meeting Schedule

Meet the 2017-18 Executive Officers

Maria French - Academics


The Executive Officer for Academics advocates for students in classroom issues and coordinates with staff, such as Executive Vice President for Instructions.

"My goal at Edmonds Community College is to finish my pharmacy technician certificate, then move on to a Bachelors. I look forward to using my leadership skills and talents to help students. Working with the student body is an honor, I will work to ensure students have the best classroom experience."


Mustapha Samateh - Administrative Liaison


The Executive Officer for Administrative Liaison serves as the primary student administrator for Student Government and implements actions on decisions.

"I came to Edmonds Community College in the spring of 2017. I am
currently enrolled in the Associate of Arts transfer program, with an
interest in International Relations."

Nomin Tumennast - Budget and Finance


The Executive Officer for Budget and Finance acts as the financial manager and advisor for the Association.

"I am a Running Start student, but I go to Edmonds Community College full time and this year will be my second year here. I plan to graduate this Spring quarter with an Associate in Business and transfer to a four-year university. I am honored to be serving as one of your student leaders and will do my best to represent our student voices, providing us all with effective student activities, a caring community, and wonderful life experiences."

Verena Girgis - Clubs

The Executive Officer for Clubs promotes and assists clubs by determining funding, chartering, and attending club events.

"I am Verena Girgis, a Running Start Student at Edmonds CC. I am pursuing a masters degree in computer science, and plan to transfer to a four year university by next fall. I am looking forward to getting to seeing you at club events throughout the year!" 

Qasim Anjum - Community Relations


The Executive Officer for Community Relations serves to represent students to various community - based committees. 

"My name is Qasim Anjum and this is my third year at Edmonds Community College. My intended major is Chemical Engineering and I will be transferring to a four year school by the end of this academic year. I am honored to represent the student body of Edmonds Community College and I will ensure that student concerns are voiced to the best of my abilities!"

Keerthi (June) Vethanayagam - Diversity


The Executive Officer for Diversity works to support campus wide diversity efforts to create an inclusive, safe environment for all students.

"I'm a senior in high school and have been at Edmonds for a year through Running Start. There really isn't anything I enjoy more than hanging out at college, so I look forward to probably seeing you around some time."


Vu Pham - Student Relations


The Executive Officer for Student Relations takes notes of student concerns and issues, and is also responsible for supporting understanding student rights. 

"I am an international student who came to Edmonds Community College in Fall quarter of 2016. It is an honor to be part of the Executive Board and I will use my leadership experience and skills to advocate for the students’ right and help resolving their concerns."

Mina Otgonbold - Technology


The Executive Officer for Technology is an advocate for technology use campus wide and responsible for managing digital operations, such as our website and social media 

"This is my third year at Edmonds Community College. I am pursuing AS degree in Computer Science major. This year, I hope to  communicate and advocate on behalf of the student voice to the best of my abilities."

Quan Trung Nghiem - Assistant to the Executive Board


The Assistant to the Executive Board helps organize many parts of Student Government, such as meetings, notes, and minutes.

"This is my second year at Edmonds Community College. I am pursuing AS degree in Computer Science. I am looking forward to helping the Executive Board ensure the best classroom experience for students. "


Amanda Tedjawinata - Communication Assistant


The Communications Assistant works on maintaining transparency by informing the student body through social media. 

"I am currently in my second-year here at Edmonds Community College. I am working towards an AA degree in Business and hope to transfer to a university next fall. I am looking forward to the next academic year as a part of the Executive Board!"