President – Richie Doyle
Richie Doyle is a Senior at GVSU, studying Marketing. This is Richie’s second year in Ad Club and on the E-Board. After graduation, he plans on doing advertising in an in-house company, and eventually more broadly, marketing. One of the biggest reasons Richie is engaged by advertising is its ability to transform small companies into fortune 500 corporations through branding and marketing innovation.
Vice President – Rachel Cramer
Rachel Cramer is a Senior studying towards a Major in Advertising and PR. She is also a member of PRSSA. Rachel enjoys all the creative outlets that Advertising offers, and plans to Minor in Writing. After graduation she hopes to work for an advertising agency as a copywriter. In her free time Rachel finds herself journaling, going to the gym, and hanging out with friends.
Co-Graphic Design – Selena Alvarado
Selena Alvarado is a junior at GVSU studying Graphic Design, with a minor in Advertising and Public Relations. This is her second year in Ad Club and on the E-Board. After graduation, she hopes to become a graphic designer and focus specifically on packaging as that is an area that engages her the most in marketing. She loves to eat lots of candy, make all sorts of arts and crafts, play her Nintendo switch, and listen to music.
Co-Graphic Design – Juliana Cieglo
Juliana Cieglo is a senior at Grand Valley State University studying Advertising and Public Relations with a minor in Digital Studies. This is Juliana’s first year on the executive board. She is interested in the creative side of advertising, and hopes to become a creative director in the future. Some of her interests include, art, writing, psychology, and fashion.
Co-Graphic Design – Grace Pols
Grace Pols is currently a Junior at Grand Valley studying Advertising and Public Relations with a minor in digital studies. This is her first year on the executive board. She really enjoys the visual side of advertising and plans to use her love for graphic design in her future career, particularly in logo design. Grace likes to be outside, visit new places, and keep up on fashion.
Communications Director – Jess Hubbard
Jess Hubbard is a sophomore majoring in Advertising/Public Relations and double minoring in Digital Studies and Marketing. This is her first year on the executive board. She is most excited to be apart board to strengthen her academic and leadership skills while making long-lasting connections with board members and guest speakers.
Membership Coordinator – Nic Sagodic
Nic is a senior studying Advertising & Public Relations. He currently works as a brand cinematographer & photographer for Right Rope, helping to increase brand awareness and sales across multiple social channels. Nic’s visual media interests have also led him to Grand Valley’s Office of Student Life’s Promotions team. He serves as a photographer capturing everything from student lifestyle to professional headshots.
Faculty Advisor – Robin Spring
Professor Spring’s professional work in radio, television, print, and agency provide her with multi-faceted experiences in advertising and public relations. Her professional work has taken her from Michigan, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Texas and back again. Practical knowledge of client relations, strategic planning, creative campaigns, copywriting, sponsorships, partnerships, special events, celebrity promotions, media relations, sales, fundraising, and integrated marketing communications in various cultures and professional teams translate well in the Ad/PR courses she teaches.