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Caroline Lawless
Hometown: New Orleans, LA
Major: Biological Sciences
Minor: Psychology
Hobbies: volunteering with kids, spending time outdoors, reading, watching Netflix
Interesting Fact: Growing up, I Irish Danced and played the harp.
Duties: Organizing guest speakers and meeting agendas, supporting all other officer in their duties
Contact E-mail: aed.labeta@gmail.com

Executive VP:
Name: Alex Landry
Hometown: Baton Rouge, LA (but born in Dallas, TX)
Major: Biochemistry & Pre-Professional Chemistry
Minor: Business Administration
Hobbies: Saturday night in Death Valley, watching movies with friends, going to trivia nights, running long distance races, volunteering at Pennington Biomedical Research Center
Interesting fact: I have a personal goal to see all 50 states and am a lifelong Scooby Doo fan!
Contact E-mail: alan138@lsu.edu

VP of Service: Victoria Rodriguez

Contact E-mail: aedservicelsu@gmail.com


VP of Service: Katie Wood

Contact E-mail: aedservicelsu@gmail.com


Secretary: Claude Pertuit
Contact E-mail: aedemail@gmail.com

Treasurer: Mark A. Maier II
Hometown: Prairieville, LA
Major: Biochemistry
Hobbies: Spending time with my family, working out, and constantly using Google to find random material to read.
Interesting Fact: I spent the summer of 2018 shadowing a neurosurgeon in the clinic and operating room. It was an amazing experience especially since it is a field of medicine I am strongly leaning towards.
Duties: Handling membership dues and keeping in contact with national offices about various dues.
Contact  E-mail: mmaier3@lsu.edu

Membership: Ty Theriot
Duties: Informing everyone of the membership requirements/application process, collecting membership documents and fees, and registering full members with the national AED office.
Contact E-mail: aedlabetamembership@gmail.com

Historian: Hebah Shaikh
Hometown: Lake Charles, LA
Major: Biological Sciences
Minors: Screen Arts & Psychology
Hobbies: I like to draw in my bullet journal, hangout with friends, watch movies, and make Spotify playlists. 
Interesting fact: I have met Kirk from Gilmore Girls.

Duties: Designing an annual t-shirt, taking pictures at the events and meetings, updating AED’s social media platform, making an end of the year slideshow.

Contact E-mail:

Reporter: Eva Mace

Duties: Designing and distributing flyers prior to AED meetings; and writing an article for the Scalpel that represents our AED chapter each semester.

Contact E-mail: emace2@lsu.edu


Academic Member-at-Large: Alexandra Shiell

Hometown: Montreal, QC and Metairie, LA

Majors: Biological Sciences & French

Hobbies: Baking, painting, and watching musicals

Contact E-mail: ashiel8@lsu.edu


Outreach Member-at-Large: Megan Navarro
Contact E-mail: mnava13@lsu.edu


Philanthropy Chair: Tanner Reed

Duties: Select the Youth Oasis Mentors every semester and create a schedule for visits and activities. Oversee AED’s Dance Marathon, Up Til’ Dawn, and College Against Cancer fundraising teams. Select Captains for each of these teams.

Contact E-mail: tcihan1@lsu.edu

Webmaster: Emma James 

Hometown: Baton Rouge, La
Major: Biochemistry 

Minor: Business Administration 

Duties: I am responsible for keeping the AED website up to date.
Contact E-mail: ejame16@lsu.edu

Associate Member-at-Large: Emily Otken

Contact E-mail: eotken1@lsu.edu