The purpose of the Student Association shall be to represent the students of the College of Allied Health in the regulation and coordination of all phases of student governance; to promote the highest interest of the College and to cultivate loyalty to the College; and to conserve and propagate the ideals and traditions of the health professions; to serve as an agency for the maintenance of cordial and cooperative relationships among students, faculty, administration and alumni; and to promote honesty and individual achievement in academic affairs. The Student Association will promote such activities, as it deems valuable in the furtherance of this purpose.


Meeting Information

All meetings are from 12:00 - 12:50 pm

Closed meetings
Location: OKC 2060, Tulsa LC 222
  • 2/27/19
  • 3/27/19
  • 4/24/19

Open Meetings
Location: OKC 1117, Tulsa LC 231
  • 2/6/19
  • 3/6/19
  • 4/3/19

Meeting Minutes

February 6, 2019
January 30, 2019

November 28, 2018
November 7, 2018 | Healthy Mind Platter
October 31, 2018
October 3, 2018 | Disability Etiquette Handout | Special Needs
September 26, 2018
September 5, 2018
August 29, 2018
April 25, 2018
April 4, 2018 | PowerPoint | Handout 1 | Handout 2
March 28, 2018
March 7, 2018
February 28, 2018
February 7, 2018
January 31, 2018

November 29, 2017
November 1, 2017 | Presentation
October 25, 2017
October 4, 2017 | 3D Printing Presentation
September 27, 2017
September 6, 2017
August 30, 2017
April 26, 2017
April 5, 2017
March 29, 2017
March 1, 2017
February 23, 2017
February 1, 2017
January 25, 2017

November 2, 2016
October 26, 2016
October 5, 2016
September 28, 2016

September 7, 2016
August 31, 2016
March 30, 2016
March 2, 2016
February 24, 2016
February 3, 2016
January 27, 2016

October 28, 2015
October 7, 2015
September 30, 2015
September 2, 2015
August 26, 2015
April 8, 2015
March 25, 2015
February 25, 2015
February 4, 2015
January 28, 2015




Academic Forms (Directory Information, Name and Address Change, Fundraising, etc.)

Contact Information and Suggestions

Please contact Siera Freeman if you have any questions or if you interested in joining a committee.

We would love to hear your comments or suggestions.  Thank you!





2018-2019 Officers

Siera Freeman, President

Siera Freeman

Quote: “When you love what you have, you have everything you need” – Unknown Author

Hometown: Edmond, OK

Hobbies:  In my free time I enjoy running, hiking, paddle boarding, baking, and traveling to new places!

Duties Include: The President shall preside at all meetings of the Council/Association and perform all duties consistent with the office. The president shall appoint all committees unless otherwise provided for the in the bylaws.

Anna Williams, Vice President (Oklahoma City)


Anna Williams

Quote: "It is not how much you do, but how much love you put into the doing that matters." - Mother Teresa

Hometown: Claremore, OK

Hobbies: I enjoy hiking, kayaking, spending time with family and friends, and watching Grey's Anatomy, of course.

Duties: The Vice-president shall arrange catered lunches for open and closed CAHSA meetings and organize and oversee the actions of all committees.

Melissa Rice, Vice President (Tulsa)


Melissa Rice

Quote: “Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.” – Oscar Wilde

Hometown: Tulsa, OK

Hobbies: : In my free time I enjoy playing with my dog, taking him on walks and throwing his ball. I also love hanging out with my family and friends, having game nights and cookouts.

Duties Include: The Vice-president shall arrange catered lunches for open and closed CAHSA meetings and organize and oversee the actions of all committees.

Meghan Barrett, Secretary

Meghan Barrett

Quote: “But those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.” -Isaiah 40:31

Hometown: Sapulpa, OK

Hobbies: In my free time I enjoy running, spending time with my family, crafting, going to the lake, and church activities.

Duties include: The secretary shall keep a current and permanent record of the membership, conduct correspondence, and perform all duties that usually and customarily pertain to the office of the secretary.

Lewis Baumgardner, Treasurer

Lewis Baumgardner

Quote:  You're only halfway done when you're at the top of the mountain.

Hometown:  Edmond, OK

Hobbies:  In my free time I enjoy running marathons and spending time outdoors with my wife.

Duties Include: Correspond with the staff liaison in the Office of Academic & Student Services and the OUHSCSA Budget Committee to determine the CAHSA annual budget, make financial reports as needed, and attend meetings.

Andrea Allison, Senator

Andrea Allison

Andrea Allison

Quote: "The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you will go." -Dr. Seuss"

Hometown: Woodward, OK

Hobbies: Reading, working out, spending time with my dog, traveling to new places, and trying new foods.

Alexandria Hosea, Senator


Alexandria Hosea

Quote: “Ice cream is very important” – Michelle Tanner

Hometown: Plano, TX

Hobbies: I enjoy baking, hiking, swimming, Netflix, looking at cute pictures of llamas, and hanging out with my friends and family.


Hannah James, Senator

Hannah James

Hannah James

Quote:  "Live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive."  Matt Cameron

Hometown: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Hobbies: I enjoy spending time outdoors with family and friends.

Kaitlin Lutz, Senator


Kaitlin Lutz

Quote: "It simply isn't an adventure worth telling if there aren't any dragons." - J.R.R. Tolkien

Hometown: Mustang, OK

Hobbies: In my free time I'm usually reading a new book, baking, playing with my dogs, doing yoga, or getting coffee with friends!

Atmiyata Patel, Senator

Atmiyata Patel

Atmiyata Patel

Quote: “Live without pretending, Love without depending, Listen without defending, Speak without offending.”

Hometown: Tulsa, OK

Hobbies: I enjoy playing tennis, dancing, doing yoga, and travelling when I get the chance.

Alvin Varghese, Senator


Alvin Varghese

Quote: “Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is knowing not to put a tomato in a fruit salad. Philosophy is wondering if ketchup is a smoothie.” - Unknown

Hometown: Mustang, Oklahoma

Hobbies: Spending time with the students in the youth group I am a Youth Pastor for! 


Faculty Sponsors


Academic Appeals or Misconduct Boards

Consisting of a pool of students and a pool of faculty members, this board hears cases in which a student feels wrongly or unfairly graded by an instructor.    Student members of the Board will be appointed for a term of one year by the Dean upon recommendations from the CAHSA President. 

Blood Drive

OKC: Christine Keefe (MIRS)
Tulsa: Sierra Kash (Rehab Sciences)

Organizes and volunteers during blood drives. Each campus has their own committee and operates separately from one another.




Duties shall consist of developing and annual budget consistent with the student association budget and purchasing procedures. This committee consists of students from both campuses.




Review proposed revisions to the Bylaws of the College of Allied Health Student Association. This committee consists of students from both campuses.



Responsible for planning graduation events. This committee consists of students from the Oklahoma City campus.


OKC: Anna Williams
Tulsa: Melissa Rice

Created to welcome incoming students to the Allied Health family. Responsible for planning the Student Association Orientation lunch activity. Each campus has their own committee and operates separately from one another.



OKC: Elizabeth Ennis (CSD)
Tulsa: Lauren Schmidt (Rehab Sciences)

The philanthropy Committee serves to develop the relationship between students of the University and the community at large. The committee plans events, provides community service opportunities, and encourages students to use their unique abilities and talents to better the community and provide service to those in need. Each campus has their own committee and operates separately from one another.




OKC: Chelsea Kress (Rehab Sciences)
Tulsa: Kirstie Wilburn (Rehab Sciences)

Duties shall consist of planning social activities and, when needed, working with other groups to plan campus-wide social activities. Each campus has their own committee and operates separately from one another.


Teacher of the Year

OKC: Vacant
Tulsa: Vacant

Once a year the Teacher of the Year Committee will read nomination ballots and vote on this prestigious award presented at the Spring Awards Ceremony. This committee consists of students from both campuses.