Meet Us

Coordinator of the Belles Against Violence Office

Iesha Miller '17
(she/her)

MSW from Indiana University
BA in Psychology from Saint Mary's College

Favorite Place on Campus: Stapleton Lounge
Favorite BAVO Event So Far: We shall see!

Contact Iesha at 574-284-4081 or imiller@saintmarys.edu

 

Director of Student Involvement & Advocacy

Liz Coulston Baumann
(she/her)

MSW from Grand Valley State University
BA in Psychology from Ohio Northern University

Favorite Place on Campus: O'Laughlin Auditorium
Favorite BAVO Event So Far: "At the Heart of Gold" Screening & Panel

Contact Liz at 574-284-4569 or ecoulston@saintmarys.edu

 

Belles Supporting Belles
Student Advisory Committee

Emily Karalus
(she/her)

Belles Supporting Belles Club President
Class of 2022

Major: Social Work
Hometown: Manhattan, IL
Favorite Place on Campus: Reignbeaux Lounge
Favorite BAVO/BSB Event: Take Back the Night

 

Jenna Henricks
(she/her)

Relationship Violence & Stalking Committee Chair
Class of 2022

Major: Social Work
Hometown: Fort Wayne, IN
Favorite Place on Campus: Angela Athletic & Wellness Complex
Favorite BAVO/BSB Event: SANE Nurse

 

Annie Maher
(she/her)

Mental Health Committee Chair
Class of 2023

Major: Communications & Environmental Studies
Hometown: South Bend, IN
Favorite Place on Campus: The Bench
Favorite BAVO/BSB Event: Take Back the Night & Denim Day

 

Meghan McNamara
(she/her)

Graduate Student Liason
Class of 2021 & 2023

Major: Speech Language Pathology (M.S.)
Hometown: Harrison Township, MI
Favorite Place on Campus: the green chairs outside of Health & Counseling
Favorite BAVO/BSB Event: Take Back the Night

 

Suzanne Rivas
(she/her)

Sexual Violence & Human Trafficking Committee Chair
Class of 2023

Major: Social Work
Hometown: Westfield, IN
Favorite Place on Campus: The Avenue
Favorite BAVO/BSB Event: Take Back the Night

 

Bridget Starner
(she/her)

Apparel & Design Commisioner 
Class of 2023

Major: Psychology
Hometown: Hershey, PA
Favorite Place on Campus: Lake Marian
Favorite BAVO/BSB Event: Take Back the Night

 

Alexia Velazquez
(she/her)

Social Media Commissioner
Class of 2022

Major: Molecular/Cellular Biology
Hometown: Plano, TX
Favorite Place on Campus: Science Hall
Favorite BAVO/BSB Event: Ribbons on the Avenue