2020-2021 Student Leaders
Everyone in Preston has the opportunity to become a leader or to hone their career-building
Preston Hall Government
Kyra Herring, President
Hall Government serves as the voice of advocacy for Preston. Residents are encouraged
to participate in discussions and debates regarding our community. Funding is available
for any resident to help fund programs and initiatives for Preston. Preston Government
meetings are held each Sunday at 8:00pm in the Seminar Room.
The Preston Ambassadors regularly give tours to prospective students and their families
each semester, often showing Preston to more than 600 guests in one day. The ambassadors
host several social events throughout the year, including the traditional Cereal Killers
and Sundaes on Sunday events. The PAs also assist in planning the annual Gatsby Banquet
and Awards Ceremony to bring the community together for an end-of-the-year celebration.
Y-IMPACT Community Service Organization
Preston’s service organization is focused on service areas such as education, community
engagement, and Health and Wellness, Y-IMPACT participates in several service projects
as well as local and international philanthropy. Partner organizations include Relay
for Life, Dance Marathon, Families Helping Families, The Starfish Foundation, and
Harvest Hope Food Bank.
Literature and Arts Society
The Literature and Arts Society hosts various events, including a book club, the annual
Slam 'n' Jam talent show, and a tour of the Special Collections at the Thomas Cooper
Library. The Literary and Arts Society helps to create our own literary journal, Bellwether.
Alex Fisher, President
The members of Green Thumbs are dedicated to inspiring growth within communities through
the hands-on experience of gardening.