Samantha Borkhoche, of Reading, Pa., has been elected to the Student Government Association (SGA) by the Susquehanna University student body. Borkhoche will hold the position of Class of 2020 treasurer for the 2017-18 academic year.
The SGA is a representative student organization that ensures an active student voice and role in governing the university. The Student Senate, the legislative branch of the association, provides a forum for student opinions. It deals with matters of concern to the entire student body and seeks solutions to campus issues. SGA representatives serve on university committees and on the Board of Trustees to promote communication and cooperation among students, faculty and the administration.
Borkhoche is an international studies- diplomacy and economics major in the Class of 2019. A 2016 graduate of Wilson High School, she is the daughter of Alexandre and Amale Borkhoche.