Student Leadership

Here are the elected student representatives of the Wesley group at the University of Minnesota. Check out our diverse leadership!

wesleybioSheridan Swee
Sophomore – Political Science, Spanish and Portuguese studies, Global Studies, and Arabic
Bio: Sheridan is a sophomore studying political science, Spanish and Portuguese studies, global studies, and Arabic. She loves coffee, chatting with people, books, news, traveling, cute shoes and spending time with members of the Wesley Foundation. Sheridan is excited to be a part of Wesley’s leadership, and looks forward to continuing the community’s values of inclusivity, acceptance, social justice and faith.
image-1Megan Tripp
Vice President
Freshman – Political Science, Global Studies, and Asian Languages and Literatures

Bio: Megan is a freshman pursuing a dual degree in Political Science and Global Studies, minoring in Asian Languages and Literature. She’s working on being fluent in Chinese! Megan is passionate about music, movies, refugee and immigrant rights, as well as social justice. Wesley’s passion for social justice, rooted in strong faith, is what drew her to such a wonderful group of students on campus. She looks forward to sharing this passion with others and helping it grow.
brennaBrenna Ledesma
Sophomore – Accounting
Bio: Brenna is a transfer student from Wisconsin. She is currently a sophomore studying Accounting, while many people react with an “ew” she enjoys the satisfaction of things balancing and there being an answer and a way to analyze everything. When Brenna isn’t in the library she also enjoys tap dancing, adventuring, campfires, and talking to strangers!
20161228_183900Ben Hatch
Freshman – Material Sciences and Engineering
Bio: Ben is a dork who somehow managed to stumble into a wonderful community, and has steadily lost himself in it until suddenly he’s an officer. Things work fast. Apart from attending worship (at Wesley), having Community Dinner (at Wesley), hanging out with friends (at Wesley), studying (at Wesley), and eating snacks (at Wesley), Ben enjoys gaming on his computer, 3DS, and Wii U; procrastination; and reading things that aren’t required.
14192781_10153319907749229_95828354766685741_nElizabeth Joncas
Internal Communications Representative
Freshman – Sustainable Systems Management
Bio: Elizabeth was born and bred in Minneapolis and loves everything about the city and its wonderful people. She enjoys reading, hanging out with friends (mostly in the Wesley Room), and experiencing new things in her free time. One thing’s for sure, she can’t wait to help serve the Wesley Foundation’s amazing community!

mckenzieMckenzie Ebert
Freshman Representative
Freshman – Chemical Engineering and Computer Science
Bio: Mckenzie is a sophomore pursuing a degree in both Chemical Engineering and Computer Science. She is a passionate believer that understanding many different views in the world is key to developing a healthy mindset. When she’s not reading or practicing piano, she is usually finding new coffee shops to hang out and relax in. Mckenzie is excited to help cultivate a welcoming and fun community at Wesley.
12357167_944952642245052_1964317441742443807_oDaniel Tondra
Freshman- Mechanical Engineering
Bio: Daniel is from the great state of Minnesota, so naturally he decided to go to a school where he could live at home and still receive an excellent education. He enjoys playing baseball and trying to find a way to make living more sustainable and thus, the world a better place. He loves spending time at Wesley because it provides a great place to relax from all of the self-induced stress for upcoming tests.

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