Meet the Board

2015-2016

Tannur talking at the groundbreaking ceremony for the new residence hall.

Tannur Oakes

President 
E-mail: tannur.oakes@gmail.com

Tannur is a Senior majoring in Cell Biology and Neuroscience is is from Bridger, Montana. As President, he is the leader of all Hall Councils and must conduct the RHA legislature and executive board meetings, as well as serve on all committees created by the legislature. He is also the voice of students living in the halls when discussing issues with Residence Life and other campus entities.

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Wesley Turner

Vice President of Business

Wesley is a Senior majoring in Political Science and is the current Vice President of Personnel.  As V.P. of Business, Wesley is responsible for managing the budget and administering all fund requests through the organization. He handles any and all financial matters in conjunction with the President and Advisor. 

Picture of Stephanie eating a candy cane in the lobby of Hannon Residence Hall.

Stephanie Beeman

National Communications Coordinator
E-mail: ncc@montana.edu 

Stephanie is a Junior majoring in Business from Bridger, Montana. As the National Communications Coordinator, she represents Montana State University at regional and national conferences and makes conference delegation preparations. 

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Gabrielle Pinc

Vice President of Community Outreach

Gabrielle is a Sophomore originally from Illinois. As the Vice President of Community Outreach, Gabrielle is responsible maintaining communications with the individual Hall Councils and the MSU community. Along with those duties she is in charge of any RHA elections and is the de facto chairperson for any RHA committees established by the RHA President. 

Peter Lewis

Director of Technology

Peter is Senior majoring in electrical engineering and is from Boulder, Colorado. As the RHA Director of Technology Peter is responsible for managing all technology needs and requests for both RHA and the individual hall councils. His is the advisor to the organization on purchases regarding technology and other improvements to the organization in regards to technological upgrades.

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Currently Vacant

Director of Marketing

The RHA Director of Marketing is responsible for any and all communications outside of the organization, including our newsletter. He/she is also responsible for assisting with publicity efforts for campus-wide programs sponsored by RHA. If you are interested in applying for this position please contact Tannur or Ryan for details.

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Markie DeRudder

Director of Programming

Markie is a Junior majoring in film and is from Fromberg, Montana. As the Director of Programming, she coordinates campus-wide RHA events, and works with the hall Social Chairs to improve RHA events and provide leadership. She makes sure that RHA events are always available and fun!

Picture of Ryan in front of some pine trees.

Ryan Drake

Organization Advisor
E-mail: ryan.drake2@montana.edu 

Ryan is the Resident Director of North Hedges.  Originally from Highland, Indiana he received his Bachelor's Degree in Physical Education Teaching from Saint Joseph's College in Rensselaer, Indiana in 2010.  He later received his Master’s in College Student Personnel from Arkansas Tech University in  2014. As the Organization Advisor, Ryan provides guidance for the RHA. He also is the Coordinator of Student Leadership, providing resources and support to all of the Assistant Resident Hall Directors as they manage their hall council groups.