A B O U T   S G A

LECOM Student Government Association is a student run organization representing the entire student body from the College of Medicine.  The mission of the organization is to act as an official liaison for the student body, continuously promote the osteopathic medicine philosophy, support all club and class activities and work to improve the quality of life for all students at LECOM.



Nikole Van Wie

"Hi my name is Nikole Van Wie. I am from Rochester, NY and I graduated from The College at Brockport, SUNY with a Bachelor's degree in Biology. I am interested in Pediatric Emergency Medicine. In my free time I like to work out at the fitness center."




Sejal Lakhani

Please see our most current SGA CONSTITUTION for detailed position descriptions.

Vice President 1

Alex Nguyen

Vice President 2

Nick Debiec


Tashi Agarwal


Sean Mohtashami


Joanna Oh

Presides over meetings, acts as chairperson of the executive board, delegates SGA responsibilities.

Assumes duties of Parliamentarian, serves as chairperson of Community Service Committee, TOUCH Point Coordinator.

Serves as chairperson of Activities Committee, coordinates SGA calendar of events, conducts elections.

Serves as chairperson of Publicity and Awareness Committee, records proceedings of meetings, maintains attendance records, publishes weekly newsletter.

Serves as chairperson of Finance and Fundraising Committee, acts as Financial Advisor to all student government clubs, prepares annual budget.

Creates and maintains SGA website, assists in social media outreach and publicity, helps clubs maintain their webpages.

Mental Health Task Force Chair

Marianne Macaluso

Serves as chairperson of Mental Health Task Force, and focuses on promoting mental health awareness 

SGA Faculty Advisor:

Dr. Molly Johannessen, PhD, MSc, MEd