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Student Advisory Board
Updated 4/1/14

Student Advisory Board

APPLICATION

To apply for a seat on the board, complete the application and send via email to Tyler Ford (tdford@purdue.edu) & Stacey Lee (leesl@purdue.edu) by Friday, April 11th.

Mission:

The Intramural Student Advisory Board (IMSAB) is an organization where students and administrative staff members work cooperatively to better the overall landscape of Purdue University's Intramural Sports Program. The IMSAB provides an open forum for students to initiate, discuss, and express their thoughts and concerns about regulations and policies, as well as assist in the delivery of a successful and competitive Intramural Program for all participants.

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Board Members:

The committee is composed of highly motivated intramural sport participants, captains, and staff members with a diverse background in sports and program groups. Participation is voluntary and members will be selected based on their application. The current board is made up of the following people:

Whitney Anthony

Major: Selling & Sales Management

Year in School: Senior

Organization Representing: Kappa Alpha Theta

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: Playing in the Sand Volleyball Championship game last season.

Clint Buechler

Major: Management

Year in School: Junior

Organization Representing: Men’s Open/CoRec

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: Taking my indoor volleyball team to the final four in the post season tournament my freshman year.

Scott Campbell

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Year in School: Sophomore

Organization Representing: Fraternity-Sigma Phi Alpha Epsilon

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: First round of the basketball invitational my freshman year, my residence hall team upset a fraternity A team and their captain wouldn’t even shake my hand after the game.

Steven Caltrider

Major: Accounting/Management

Year in School: Junior

Organization Representing: Kappa Sigma

Favorite Intramural Sports moment: Winning a close basketball game to advance to the final 4.

Nathan Cole*

Major: Pharmacy

Year in School: Graduate Student

Organization Representing: Men’s Open

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: Making it to Mackey Arena in Intramural Basketball.

Kyle Custard

Major: Chemistry

Year in School: 4th Year Graduate Student

Organization Representing: Grad-Staff /CoRec

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: Winning Championships

Micahael Dehnbostel*

Major: MS AAE

Year in School: 1st Year Graduate Student

Organization Representing: Men’s Res Hall

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: 10-9 victory in the intramural Frisbee championship my senior year after losing in the tournament each year prior. 

Robert Geary*

Major: Mechanical Technology

Year in School: Senior

Organization Representing: Men’s Open/CoRec-LBF

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: Being out there competing with my friends.

Tom Kaysen

Major: Accounting and Management

Year in School: Sophomore

Organization Representing: Men’s Res Hall

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: Winning the 2013 Flag Football Championship

John Maxwell

Major: Selling and Sales Management

Year in School: Junior

Organization Representing: Fraternity – Kappa Sigma, CoRec, Men’s Open

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: Winning 2 championships and putting up 67 against Michael Shuey

Sara Richert

Major: Management

Year in School: Sophomore

Organization Representing: Women’s Open, CoRec

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: Winning the Team Handball Championship by beating AGD best 3 of 5 games

Mitch Steichen

Major: Law & Society

Minor: Forensic Sciences

Year in School: Senior

Organization: Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: Beating Farmhouse in finals seconds of 1st round in football playoffs to advance to the 2nd round.

Damon Wahl

Major: Accounting

Year in School: Sophomore

Organization Representing: Men’s Open

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: Winning the Softball Tournament

Luke Wessling*

Major: Accounting & Finanace

Year in School: Senior

Organization Representing: Men’s Cooperative-Fairway

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: Winning an intramural championship in basketball in Mackey Arena.

Greg Taivalkoski

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Year in School: Senior

Organization Representing: Fraternity – Sigma Chi

Favorite Intramural Sports Moment: Watching Sigma Chi win the Fraternity Black Basketball Championship in Mackey Arena the past four years.

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Primary Responsibilities:

The primary responsibilities of the IMSAB include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Discuss current Intramural rules, regulations and policies ,and ways to improve them
  • Discuss disciplinary violations of Intramural participants
  • Discuss concerns raised by participants in the various programming areas
  • Discuss new sports options and changes to formats
  • Discuss effective communication styles and formats for captains and participants to receive information
  • Discuss customer service levels provided by intramural staff

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