Executive Branch

Positions will be updated continuously. As we are currently in the midst of our transition period, many positions are not yet filled. Please refer to our homepage for applications.


The Executive Branch works to address student concerns on campus. Members of the Executive Branch help the student body in multiple ways. Their duties include serving on university committees, speaking at events, working with athletes, Greek and other groups and organizations, as well as coordinating activities for students. The Executive Branch is comprised of the Executive Cabinet and Executive Agencies. To see what was accomplished during 2016-2017, click here.


Meet the Team

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President Samantha Mims 

Samantha Mims is serving as Student Body President for the 2017-2018 Academic Year. Ms. Mims is originally from Niceville, Florida, and graduated from Niceville High School in 2015 before committing to UNF as a Division 1 student-athlete. She is currently a junior at UNF, majoring in Political Science with a minor in Public Administration and Political Campaigns. During her time at UNF, she has been active in Student Government where she served previously as the Senate President Pro-Tempore and Constitution and Statutes Committee Chairwoman. Samantha has also served as the Vice President of the Student Athletic Advisory Council, competed with Model United Nations, served as an Executive Board Member of Sigma Alpha Pi, was a Peer Buddy for Best Buddies, and has been involved in several other organizations. Samantha plans to graduate in Spring of 2018 and hopes to pursue a Master’s Degree in Political Science or Foreign Affairs in Washington, DC. Upon the completion of her studies, Samantha hopes to serve her community and country by joining the Armed Forces or becoming a lawyer. 

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Chief of Staff Gloria Turner

Gloria is a junior majoring in history and double minoring in community leadership and philosophy. Gloria was born in south Florida and after graduating high school she moved to Jacksonville to attend the University of North Florida. Since her time in college, Gloria has fallen in love with both the Jacksonville community and UNF. This is Gloria’s second position within Student Government and she is excited to work for students and with students in order to give back to her UNF community.


As Chief of Staff, Gloria hopes to develop and execute programs that will help Student Government to better engage with the student body here at UNF. She hopes that these programs will better the student’s campus lives while being fun and enjoyable for all.


Gloria is also involved within various organizations on campus. After graduating, Gloria hopes to attend law school where she wishes to pursue a career in corporate law. 

  Press Secretary Jacob Rigg
  Graphic Designer Charlie Bodge