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Leadership

UPB strives to meet the needs and tastes of all students by offering a huge range of events. Our executive board members make sure that there’s something for everyone.

About our board

President

The President handles the administration and marketing of the Union Programming Board. They are responsible for overseeing the executive board and general membership (MOB) meetings as well as marketing initiatives and representing UPB on a variety of campus committees.

Contact Minh Mguyen for more information at mkn42c@mail.umkc.edu.

Vice President

The Vice President plans and implements the UPB Film Series and handles overseeing general membership (MOB) meetings as well as represent UPB at certain public events in the absence of the President.

Contact Mariah Jaoni for more information at mjdz8@mail.umkc.edu.

Student Enrichment Coordinator

The Student Enrichment Coordinator plans and implements programs that enhance the UMKC experience with activities centered on service, diversity, current issues, culture, advocacy and awareness. This position raises awareness through panel discussions and lectures focusing on campus issues, current event topics, politics, diversity, human rights issues, etc.

Contact Juliana Ayala for more information at jiab74@mail.umkc.edu.

Roos in the City Coordinator

The Roos in the City Coordinator plans and implements programs that engage UMKC students with the greater Kansas City community and provide opportunities for the cultural enrichment of UMKC students.

Contact Celeste Scott for more information at ccs8r8@mail.umkc.edu.

Fine Arts Coordinator

The Fine Arts Coordinator plans and implements programs that engage UMKC students in arts & crafts, literature, theater, dance, coffee house artists as well as other similar events.

Contact Tiana Mullins for more information at trmkv5@mail.umkc.edu.

Roo Traditions and Spirit Coordinator

The Roo Traditions and Spirit Coordinator plans and implements programs to enhance the Traditions & Spirit of the UMKC Community. They work with a variety of campus partners to enhance students’ school spirit.

Contact Navonta Jones for more information at njj3k9@mail.umkc.edu.

After Hours Coordinator

The After Hours Coordinator plans and implements large scale late night and weekend substance-free entertainment and activities programs.

Contact Kimberly Manson for more information at kmm6y5@mail.umkc.edu.

Interested in joining the board

Want to get more involved? Become an executive board member in charge of planning events on your own. Executive board applications are available every year toward the end of spring semester.

Contact upb@umkc.edu with any questions.