Loyola University Chicago

The Graduate School

Graduate Student Advisory Council


  1. To act as the voice of the graduate student body by facilitating communication between the students, faculty, and administration
  2. To encourage greater interaction between graduate students across all campuses through social events and an interdisciplinary conference
  3. To assist graduate students both academically and financially by acting as a source of grants and funding
  4. To promote service within the university as well as throughout our surrounding communities, as part of our commitment to the Jesuit traditions of Loyola University

Students should contact their departmental representative with any questions or concerns that they have.

GSAC Constitution

Executive Board & Department Representatives


Executive Board 
President June Coyne  
Vice President LaShaunda Reese  
Treasurer Travis Nielsen  
Secretary Krislyn Zhorne  
University Senate Representative Krislyn Zhorne   
GPAC Representative Tori Olson  

Departmental Representatives

Applied Statistics Hannah Butler   
Biology Lauren Wisbrock  
Bioethics and Health Policy Taylor Daum  
Chemistry Adri Lugosan  
Classical Studies    
Clinical Research Methods    
Computer Science Ikeade Adebusoye  
Counseling Psychology Han Na Lee   
Criminal Justice    
Cultural & Educational Policy Studies    
Digital Humanities Zachary Stella  
English Krislyn Zhorne  
Erikson Institute for Child Development    
Higher Education Francesca Chaba  
History Emily Paige Taylor  
Master in Urban Affairs & Public Policy    
Modern Languages/Spanish Sarah Obrist  
Pharmacology (Maywood)    
Philosophy Claire Lockard  
Political Science Tommy Callan  
Psychology - Applied Social Yelyzaveta diStefano  
Psychology - Clinical Jenny Osborne  
Psychology - Developmental    
Public Health Travis Nielsen  
School Psychology Hana Polachek  
Social Work    
Sociology Ryan Wong   
Theology Megan Wines  
Women’s Studies & Gender Studies    

If you have any questions or would like to serve in an open position, please send an e-mail to GSAC@luc.edu. You can also visit us on Facebook and Twitter.