Student Senators

Meet the team

Janalyn Arnold

Activities Chair

Janalyn is a third year Art and Theology student who organizes events and activities that provide healthy and enjoyable outlets for the creative energy of students.

Melissa Goossen

Assistant to the Vice President of Student Affairs

Melissa is a first year History and English student who assists the Vice President of Student Affairs to ensure that student concerns are heard and responded to.

Kristen Hogan

Assistant to the Vice President of Communications

Kristen is a first year Psychology major who assists the VP of Communications in daily tasks and communicating with both administration and students at Redeemer.

Abigail Hoogstra

Vice President of Finance

Abigail is a second year Business and Media student who deals with the budgets and finances of The Student Senate

Matthew Lewis

Spiritual Activities and Services Committee Chair

Matthew Lewis is an Urban and Intercultural Ministry Honours student in his fourth year. As SASC chair he hopes to help students foster their spiritual growth through activities and events on campus.

Helana Mulder

Vice President of Communications

Helana is a fourth year English and Media Culture Studies major whose role on Student Senate is to interact with students and administration through various methods of communication.

Alison Nirula

Vice President of Student Affairs

Alison is a second year International Development and Business student who is working to ensure that student concerns are heard and that any issues are resolved.

Jordan Pauls

Clubs Coordinator

Jordan is a second year majoring in Biblical and Theological Studies. His purpose in Student Senate as Clubs Coordinator is to serve students by giving them the opportunity to get involved.

Emma Van Hoffen

Assistant to the Vice President of Finance

Emma is a first year Business major who assists the Vice President of Finance in ensuring all financial concerns of student clubs and activities are met.

Samuel Vandeputte

Student Senate President

Samuel is a fourth year, International Relations and Philosophy major. As Student Senate president, Samuel is to give direction, chair meetings, and maintain external relations.