Student Government Association | Thomas Nelson Community College

Student Government Association

The SGA represents the interests of all students at Thomas Nelson and includes students from the Hampton and Historic Triangle campuses. SGA officers and representatives serve on college committees, oversee student clubs and organizations, represent student concerns, and work with Student Life and Leadership to provide services and activities for students. 

SGA Office

  • Hampton campus, Griffin Hall, Room 223
  • Historic Triangle campus, Room 106B

SGA Officers and Student Senate for 2018-2019

  • President
    • Elizabeth Yimer
  • Vice President Hampton campus
    • Samuel Bevins
  • Vice President Williamsburg campus
    • Jarel White
  • Secretary/Treasurer
    • Vacant
  • Student Senate
    •  Speaker of the Student Senate
      • Vacant
    • Hampton Campus Senators
      • (12 Representatives- 7 vacant)
    • Williamsburg Campus Senators
      • (3 Representatives 2 vacant)

SGA elections are held in the spring of each academic year. Vacancies are filled via Student Senate confirmation as needed.


Hello Thomas Nelson students!
 The Student Government Association is hosting some informal Zoom hangout/study sessions throughout the end of the fall semester.  These sessions will be on 10/30, 11/13, and 12/11 from 12pm-2pm.  We'll be here to talk, answer questions, and check in with how everyone's doing.  Feel free to drop in at any time by joining us at the link below.
Topic: SGA Study Session
Time: Oct 30, 2020 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Nov 13, 2020 12:00 PM
Dec 11, 2020 12:00 PM

Join Zoom Meeting:
Meeting ID: 849 8519 2347
Passcode: sga

Stay safe!


Hello Thomas Nelson students,
In honor of this year's Transgender Day of Remembrance, we are hosting a Zoom support meeting for LGBTQ+ students.  Please join us this Friday, 11/20, from 3-4PM as we discuss the challenges we've faced and accomplishments we've achieved over the last semester.  Everyone is welcome to attend regardless of gender identity or sexual orientation.  However, please remember to be respectful to other participants.
Please RSVP by filling out the registration form at the following link:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with information on how to join the meeting.  If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Shawn Bryant at

SGA Constitution