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The Student Governance Board strives to promote and provide programs, services, and events for the students and staff of South Mountain Community College.



  1. Inform students of the Student Governance Board (SGB) and its mission.
  2. Involve students in the overall planning of Student Life & Leadership Programs.
  3. Provide educational program opportunities throughout the year.
  4. Maintain records of Board meetings.
  5. Maintain the budget of the Board.

Board Members


  • Chair: Fabiola Villegas
  • Co-Chair: Ellie Rios
  • Secretary: Adrian Trujillo
  • Treasurer: Rosie Barrios
  • PR/Marketing: Joe Bolung
  • Co-PR/Marketing: Trevon Trotter
  • Senator: Maria Dominguez
  • Senator: Rosie Barrios
  • Senator: Adrian Trujillo
  • Senator: Ellie Rios

Student Governance Committee

All Student Governance Committee Meetings will be held in (SU) Student Union Room 106, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m.

Fall 2017 Spring 2018
August 31, 2017 February 1, 2018
September 14, 2017 February 15, 2018
September 28, 2017 March 1, 2018
October 12, 2017 March 29, 2018
October 26, 2017 April 12, 2018
November 9, 2017 April 26, 2018
December 7, 2017 May 10, 2018

Inter Club Council Meetings

All Inter Club Council Meetings will be held in (SU) Student Union Room 106, from 12:30 to 1:30pm

Fall 2017 Spring 2018
August 29, 2017 January 30, 2018
September 12, 2017 February 13, 2018
September 26, 2017 February 27, 2018
October 10, 2017 March 27, 2018
October 24, 2017 April 10, 2018
November 7, 2017 April 24, 2018
November 21, 2017 May 8, 2018
December 5, 2017

Each year, Student Life & Leadership Offices throughout the Maricopa Community College District host a three-day retreat designed to strengthen the leadership, life, and wellness skills of students.

This is a great opportunity to meet students from other colleges around the District, and learn valuable leadership skills. It is a weekend filled with fun, friends, and new experiences. We encourage all current or hopeful student leaders to apply!

Other Resources

LeaderShape Defines Leadership

Leadership involves living in a state of possibility; making a commitment to a vision; developing relationships to move that vision into action; and sustaining a high level of integrity.

Effective leadership takes place within the context of a supportive community, and results in positive change.

The LeaderShape Institute is an interactive, energizing, and unique experience that builds leadership skills no other program can match. And since 1986, more than 20,000 participants from all over the world have graduated from the program.

But be prepared! It is six days of non-stop self-discovery and learning from practical experiences that build your leadership concepts and abilities. It’s go, go, go, 12 hours a day…and you’ll love it!