​ASYVC 2017-2018 Executive Board​

The ASYVC Executive Board is comprised of eight student government positions, three elected student positions and five hired student positions.

The three elected positions are President, Vice-President, and Treasurer. The five hired positions are Secretary, Director of Public Relations, Lead Student Ambassador and two Directors of Student Programs.

It is the responsibility of the ASYVC Executive Board to:

  • provide representation of student interest, needs and well-being within the college community;
  • provide opportunities for individual leadership development and for group participation;
  • initiate and coordinate student activities;
  • foster cooperative relationships among the students, faculty, staff, administration and community; and
  • affirm and support the YVCC Mission.

ASYVC Officers are elect​e​d each spring. Staff positions are hired each spring. The current Officers and Staff are listed below.


Elizabeth Stavros
asbpres@yvcc.edu · 509-574-4889· H144
The ASYVC President is responsible for the management of ASYVC operations, implementations of policies, and working cooperatively in the best interest of the students with the faculty, administration, staff, and Board of Trustees. She/he keeps the Executive Board and Senate aware of what other institutions and organizations that relate to higher education are doing around the state.
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Vice President

Alisha McNeil
asbvp@yvcc.edu ·509-574-4899·H144     
The  ASYVC Vice President is responsible for overseeing ASYVC elections, working with clubs and serves as acting President in the absence of the President.


Cora Jongeward
asbtreas@yvcc.edu ·509-574-4736 · H144     
The ASYVC Treasurer serves as chairperson of the ASYVC S&A Fee Budget Committee, monitors budget appropriations and expenditures, and establishes a working relationship with clubs to discuss their budget status.
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Emily Geer
asbsec@yvcc.edu· 509-574-4891· H144

The ASYVC Secretary is responsible for performing secretarial services for the ASYVC office, Executive Board, Senate, and other ASYVC areas.

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Director of Student Programs 1 

Jasmine James
asbprog1@yvcc.edu·509-574-6800 ext 3204 · H141
The ASYVC Director of Student Programs is responsible for planning, organizing, and helping to run on-campus activities and programs. Programmers are also voting members of the ASY​VC Senate and Executive Board.

Director of Student Programs 2
Perla Chavez
asbprog2@yvcc.edu·509-574-6800 ext 3122 · H141
The ASYVC Director of Student Programs is responsible for planning, organizing, and helping to run on-campus activities and programs. Programmers are also voting members of the ASYVC Senate and Executive Board.

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Director of Public Relations
Jamie De La Paz
asbprp@yvcc.edu·509-574-6800 ext 3212 · H144
The ASYVC Director of Public Relations is responsible for raising student awareness of campus activities and other campus events. Duties include: managing sign posting requests, sign and flyer distribution and posting, regulation of ASYVC bulletin boards and kiosks, design and creation of advertisement, designing and producing The Yak student newsletter!
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Lead Student Ambassador  

Isaiah Lopez     
Tours@yvcc.edu ·509-574-6800 ext 3175 · H145
The ASYVC Lead Student Ambassador is responsible for training student volunteers to give tours of campus, speaks to various groups on and off campus about the college and organizes the annual Open Campus Visit event in spring. 
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Student Life Office

Coordinator of Student Life
Caitlin Goodwill
Phone: 509.574.4775
Room: H146
The Coordinator of Student Life supervises the ASYVC Executive Board members and assists them in managing student clubs and organizations, HUB use, and other responsibilities of the Student Life Office.
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Student Life Program Assistant
Roxanne Baca
Phone: 509-574-6878
The Student Life Program Assistant helps to manage and maintain the office environment for the Student Life and Student Government offices as well as helping the ASYVC Executive Board and Coordinator of Student Life to accomplish their missions successfully and effectively. 
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