Chris Gard is the President of IAPA-S and attends Trine University’s MPAS program in Fort Wayne, IN.
Dakota Alessandrini is the Vice President of IAPA-S and attends Valparaiso University’s MSPA program in Valparaiso, IN.
Members: Bobbie Beckner, Chris Gard, Braden Lawyer, Katie Peksenak and Evan Tanner
The Legislative Committee collaborates with the IAPA Board and IAPA Legislative Committee Co-Chairs to coordinate the crafting of new PA legislation or modification of current legislation, promote legislation and legislative activities, and provide timely information about legislative changes to the student body.
Marketing Communications Committee
Members: Kris Bluhm, Emily Burkart, Morgan Klepinger, Harvey Mills, Jordan Schneider and Jacob Stemper
This Marketing Communications Committee develops programs and initiatives to advance the PA profession within the state, coordinate PA week activities throughout the state, and inform students of IAPA student membership resources at universities state-wide.
Student Resources Committee
Members: Andrea Alarcon, Dakota Alessandrini, Cassidy Evanson, Jacob Martin and Sheri Sanford
This Student Resources Committee develops and shares resources, scholarships, and awards for prospective, current, and graduated students.