Executive Board


Jordan Medaris, President

 

Hometown: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Major: Political Science
Minors: Leadership, Pre-Law
Career Goals: Attorney, State Representative, World Traveler or All of the Above!
Campus Involvement: PLC, President; UCO Student Association, Vice Chair of Congress; Sigma Phi Lambda, Secretary; Baptist Collegiate Ministries, Member.
Interests: Eating all foods, listening to the rain, traveling and if you can't find me, I'm probably napping!
Fun Fact: I am in the background of a Documentary on Netflix!
Favorite Quotes:
  • "If the essence of my being has caused a smile to have appeared upon your face or a touch of joy within your heart.Then in living - I have made my mark." - Thomas L. Odem, Jr
  • “You'll get through this. It won't be painless. It won't be quick. But God will use this mess for good. In the meantime don't be foolish or naïve. But don't despair either. With God's help you will get through this.”― Max Lucado
Contact Jordan about anything President's Leadership Council related. jmedaris@uco.edu

Ashley Rathbone- Vice President

 

Hey there my name is Ashley Rathbone and I am this years PLC Vice President! I am from Owasso, OK and I am a senior majoring in marriage and family. After graduation in May I will probably take a year or two off to work and pay off my student loans before pursuing a masters. I’m not sure what I would like my masters to be yet but I’m interested in counseling psychology, women’s and sexuality studies, and HR management. I have involved in a variety of things at UCO some of my favorite including green life, being a Resident Assistant, President of the French and Francophone club, the Craft Director for PCCCP, the treasurer for ACF, being in my majors honor society, and of course being on the PLC board! A fun fact about me is that I got my first dog in college and I love her more than anything in the whole world. My favorite quote is “A girl knows her limits, but a wise girl knows she has none” -Marilyn Monroe

 

Contact Ashley about about Summer and Winter Retreats as well as activity reports. arathbone@uco.edu


Cole MacCollister, Secretary

Hey there! My name is Cole MacCollister and I am starting my sophomore year here at UCO! I’m from Ada, Oklahoma and I’m currently studying English Education. After graduation, I intend to become a high school English teacher and student council advisor. Central has given me so many opportunities to get involved on campus! I currently serve as Secretary of the President’s Leadership Council and love everything PLC! I am the Social Media Chair for UCO’s National Residence Hall Honorary and I serve as a senator in the UCO Student Association. I work for Leadership Central as a Community Leadership Ambassador and in the Quad as a Resident Assistant. A fun fact about me is that I can squeak really high on command (ask me about it sometime.) My favorite quote is “it be like that sometimes” because, you know, it be like that sometimes. I’m grateful for my wonderful Executive Board members and I’m excited to see where PLC goes this year!

Contact Cole about activity reports and excusal forms. cmaccollister@uco.edu

Madelynn Dancer- Public Relations Chair

 

Hometown: Soper, OK
Major: Business Administration Legal Studies
Career Goals: To become an Attorney
Campus Involvements: UCO Student Association, Residence Hall Association, UCO Pre-law Society, &  National Residence Hall Honorary.
Fun Fact: I have played in the World Series Stickball Tournament.
Favorite Quote: "The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why." - Mark Twain

 

Contact Madelynn about social media, the newsletter/agenda and activity reports. mdancer@uco.edu


LeeAnn Littlejohn- Activities Chair

 

Hometown: Prague, OK
Major(s): Finance and Leagal Studies
Career Goals: Family Lawyer
Campus Involvements: Pre-Law Society, Finance Club, & Resident Assistant
Fun Fact: I’ve had my motorcycle license since I was 14 years old
Favorite Quote: “You can never be overdressed or overeducated” -Oscar Wilde

Contact LeeAnn about homecoming, UCO campus events and activity reports. llittlejohn1@uco.edu

Tobie Mitchell- Service Chair

 

Hometown: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Major: Elementary Education
Career Goals: Teacher, Principal, Superintendent
Campus Involvement: Black Student Association, President; Sisters Inspiring Sisters Through Academic Success, President; Generation Citizen, Advocacy Chair; President’s Leadership Council-Service Chair; Council for Teacher Education, Committee Member; Diversity Peer Educators, Member; Broncho Buddies, Member; Student Ambassador
Interests: Reading, poetry slams, alone time, and thinking about sleep I can’t get.
Fun Fact: I own and operate a nanny company titled, “Tobie and Me: A Nanny Service.”
Favorite Quote: "The question isn’t who will let me, but who is going to stop me.” –Ayn Rand

 

Contact Tobie about how to log service hours and ideas on where to volunteer. tmitchell27@uco.edu


Jaid Wehrenberg- Incoming Student Representative
Hometown: Enid, OK
Major: English Education
Career Goals: Teacher, Missionary, Teacher overSeas, Professor of English Literature... Still figuring it out!
Campus Involvement: Sigma Phi Lambda, English Honor Society, Outdoor Adventure Recreation Club, Anchor Campus Ministries Member
Interests: Reading, Netflix, Going to coffee shops, Thai food, coffee, Jesus, and serving people!
Fun fact: I believed I would turn into a mermaid at 13. I'm still waiting for this reality to happen. Also, I've visited China, England, and Italy all in the last year!
Favorite Quotes:
  • "Pearls are always appropriate" -Jackie Kennedy
  • "For who makes you different from anyone else? What do you have that you did not receive? And if you did receive it, why do you boast as though you did not? 1 Cor. 4:7
  • “Life appears to me too short to be spent in nursing animosity or registering wrongs.” ― Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre

 

Contact Jaid about the incoming PLC class and activity reports. jowens24@uco.edu


Marianna Morse- Senior Representative

 

Hometown: Broken Arrow, OK 
Major: Elementary Education
Career Goals: I want to be able to work as a missionary using my background in education to help out people of all ages get an education who otherwise wouldn’t have one.
Campus Involvement: I’m currently a part of Kappa Phi and CARE
Fun Fact: I dislocated my knee 8 days before my wedding and still danced like no tomorrow (I had a knee brace on the whole time under my wedding dress)
Favorite Quote: "See a need, fill a need."

Contact Marianna about Senior class events or activity reports. mavgousti@uco.edu

Juan Estrada- Junior Representative

 

Hometown: Guymon, OK
Major: Psychology with a minor in Pre-law & Leadership.
Career Goals: My career goal is to go to law school after I graduate and hopefully one day be a civil rights attorney.
Campus involvement- PLC Junior Rep, Pi Kappa Alpha, BronchoThon
Fun Fact: I was a professional Mexican Folkloric dancer in high school.
Favorite Quote: “You know, sometimes all you need is twenty seconds of insane courage.” -Benjamin Mee, We Bought a Zoo

Contact Juan about junior class events, End of the Year Banquet and activity reports. jestrada5@uco.edu

Reagan Whitlock- Sophomore Representative

 

Hometown: Midwest City, OK
Major: Criminal Justice and Forensic Science
Career Goals: Graduated with my Bachelors in both Criminal Justice and Forensic Science. Then I would like to go on and work for a law enforcement agency, so that I can protect and serve those in my community.
Campus Involvement: UCO Student Ambassador, Member of Student Academy of Forensic Science, I’m in the Leadership Learning Community in Murdaugh Hall
Fun Fact: I love rainy days
Favorite quote: “Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire.” -Unknown

 

Contact Reagan about sophomore class events and activity reports. rwhitlock1@uco.edu


Riley Jensen-Freshman Representative 

 

Hometown: Claremore, Oklahoma
Major: Marketing
Minors: Mass Communications, Political Science
Career Goals: Digital marketing and advertising for political campaigns and nonprofits
Organizations: PLC, Freshman Representative; UCOSA, Senator; College Republicans, President; Sigma Kappa, member.
Interests: Politics, music of all kinds, learning, traveling, and napping!
Favorite Quotes:
  • "Too often we hold fast to the cliches of our forebears. We subject all facts to a prefabricated set of interpretations. We enjoy the comfort of opinion without the discomfort of thought." - John F. Kennedy
  • "They Misunderestimated me." - George W. Bush

 

Contact Riley about freshman class events and activity reports. rjensen1@uco.edu


Oscar Zepeda-Freshman Representative

 Contact Oscar about freshman class events and activity reports. ozepeda@uco.edu