Executive Branch


The Executive Branch is led by the President of SGA, Karley Bordelon.

This branch is comprised of the Executive Cabinet which focuses on broad issues and initiatives such as: SGA finances, marketing, media, event planning, and engaging with students, alumni, and the community. 



The President is the Chief Executive Officer of the Student Government Association. The President initiates, develops, and sustains many policies, projects, and programs geared toward enhancing the quality of student experience on campus. She also serves as a representative for the Student Body on several University Committees. 

Name: Karley Bordelon

Email: sgapresident@southeastern.edu

Office Number: (985) 549-2338

Executive Assistant to the President

The Executive Assistant is responsible for all administrative and clerical duties for the Office of the SGA President and serves as the President’s official scheduler.

Name: Bayli Hickson

Email: Bayli.Hickson@southeastern.edu  

Chief of Staff

The Chief of Staff is responsible for the oversight and coordination of the Student Government’s Executive Cabinet. She works closely with the President and Executive Board in assuring the goals of the Student Government Association are met.

Name: Jessica Litolf

Email: Jessica.Litolf@southeastern.edu 

Director of Campus Outreach

The Director of Campus Outreach is responsible for representing SGA in meetings with campus organizations, managing SGA’s visibility and campus engagement events, informing the President of events occurring on campus, and determining the necessity of Town Halls with certain administrators should issues pertinent to students and campus arise.

Name: Blake Luna

Email: Blake.Luna@southeastern.edu  

Director of Communications & Marketing

The Director of Communications & Marketing is responsible for managing all external communications for the Student Government Association. The Director drafts press releases, periodic reports, and constant social media posts to improve SGA accessibility and transparency.

Name: Madi Sunde

Email: Madi.Sunde@southeastern.edu 

Director of Financial Affairs

The Director of Financial Affairs is responsible for all financial matters and financial projects of the Student Government Association. They are also in charge of tracking spending and chairs the Budget Oversight Committee which reviews all student self-assessed fees. 

Name: Tamira Bickham

Email: Tamira.Bickham@southeastern.edu 

Director of Leadership Development

The Director of Leadership Development is dedicated to providing leadership training, education, and development to students interested in being a part of the Student Government Association. 

Name: Jaila Golden

Email: Jaila.Golden@southeastern.edu 

Director of Programming and Special Projects

The Director of Programming and Special Projects is responsible for creating and carrying out events and activities to advance student life here at Southeastern. They are also responsible for coordinating athletic tailgates and any special project that SGA takes on.

Name: Brianna Carter

Email: Brianna.Carter@southeastern.edu 

Director of Governmental Affairs

The Director of Public and Governmental Relations seeks to improve SGA’s relationship with both community and government officials. They work to expand the voice of students beyond the university setting and affect policy changes in the interest of students.

Name: Indya Major

Email: Indya.Major@southeastern.edu 

Director of Traditions

The Director of Traditions is responsible for effectively planning and executing SGA’s two biggest and most prominent events: Homecoming Week and the BIG Event.

Name: Baylee Smith

Email: Baylee.Smith@southeastern.edu 

Director of Academic Affairs

The Director of Academic Affairs seeks to improve SGA outreach with each specific college on campus. The goal of the Academic Affairs is to offer more educational and career resources for students in every department to prepare them for being a leader and professional after college.

Name: Keenan Austin

Email: Keenan.Austin@southeastern.edu 

Director of Alumni and Community Relations

The Director of Alumni and Community Relations seeks to improve relations with the community and alumni. The goal of Alumni and Community relations is to encourage Lion Pride in our parish, and get Southeastern fans to invest in SGA initiatives and our university.

Name: Lauren LeBlanc

Email: Lauren.LeBlanc-9@southeastern.edu