SAAC | Student Committee

Student Athlete Advisory Committee

2013-2014 Members

Chase LonettiChase Lonetti
Baseball

Brett LindseyBrett Lindsey
Baseball

Josh PierceJosh Pierce
Baseball

Tim LottTim Lott
Basketball

Blake MoldenBlake Molden
Basketball

Andrew AakreAndrew Aakre
Basketball

Darrion ScottDarrion Scott
Basketball

   

Cliff AdamsCliff Adams
Men's Soccer

Celso MannyCelso Manny
Men's Soccer

Luis GarciaLuis Garcia
Men's Soccer

Brooke HarringtonBrooke Harrington
Softball

Bethani AtheyBethani Athey
Softball

Paige ConklePaige Conkle
Softball

Jordan MeyerJordan Meyer
Volleyball

Jordan GregersonJordan Gregerson
Volleyball

Briana FairhurstBriana Fairhurst
Volleyball

Carissa AllenCarissa Allen
Women's Soccer

Kendra DrewKendra Drew
Women's Soccer

Michaela ResiegesMichaela Resieges
Women's Soccer

Cam StoltzCam Stoltz
Advisor

Mission Statement:

The Purpose:
The purpose of the Student -Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) at Dakota County Technical College is to 1) enhance, support and promote student opportunities in both participation and support (fan attendance and campus identity; 2) support the total student experience by recognizing intercollegiate athletics as a dynamic campus and student life program; 3) provide a positive student-athlete image both on and off campus through communication, promotion, and community service, and primarily; 4) discuss, process and present, with the assistance of the college athletic coordinator/director, and in conjunction with the DCTC Student Life Committee and all relative procedures, the annual athletics budget.

Goals:
The goals of SAAC are to 1) form and foster a relationship and image of athletics as a student life opportunity to participate, support and/or attend campus related activities and entertainment; 2) serve as a representative advisory group for the college administration, faculty and student body in relation to policy, planning and budget from a student-athlete perspective; 3) be active in the college and surrounding service community through various activities such as fundraisers, civic engagement and volunteering; and 4) be a voice for all Dakota County Technical College student-athletes both on campus and at the national level.

Leaders:
SAAC members are appointed by the sport team head coaches and shall be led by an elected president and two vice-presidents. The duties of the committee shall include, but are not limited to 1) creating sporting events that will help bond students on campus; 2) engaging the college community so that mutual appreciation exists for all constituencies on campus, including student-athletes; 3) planning and partaking in community service and engagement opportunities for all students.

The duties of the president shall include 1) leading and conducting regular meetings; 2) leading SAAC activities; and 3) delegating and offering guidance to group members in charge of SAAC activities. The Athletic Director or Coordinator shall serve as the college advisor.

Membership:
The Student- Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) members are Dakota County Technical College student- athletes. Each athletic team at the college shall have three SAAC members appointed by head coaches.