Executive Board

Joining the Executive Board

Executive Board elections take place every spring. If you are currently an AB Site Leader and are interested in running for a board position, please contact ab.gv.president@gmail.com.

2018-2019 Executive Board

Madalyn Slubowski


Preferred Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Major: Biology

Madalyn is a junior this year and is excited to lead this organization with the help of the rest of the E-Board! Some of the things she loves include running, strawberries, yoga, floral prints, baby succulents, and clear nights when you can see the stars. This summer, Madalyn interned at Kids Food Basket and became a level 2 certified rowing coach through US Rowing! In her future, she is thinking about going Pre-PT, due to her love for health and wellness. Say hi if you see her around!


Kaylee Grzywacz
Executive Vice President


Preferred Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Major: Nursing

Kaylee is a super-senior this year, and she is a passionate active citizen who hopes to dedicate her career to providing low-cost, accessible care to every person in the community. She works at Olivia’s Gift and coaches at the Grand Rapids Eagles, which both work with adults with disabilities! This Gemini enjoys cooking for others and watching AGT “Golden Buzzer” videos to give her a quick mood booster. Say hi if you see her around!


Anna Szalay
Vice President of Finance


Preferred Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Major: International Relations; Public & Nonprofit Administration

Anna is a senior this year, and this is her 4th year being a member of GVAB. Along with a passion for civic engagement and sustainability, one of Anna’s biggest passions is traveling, and she hopes to teach English abroad for a few years after graduation. After this, she plans to go into foreign affairs or higher education. If you ever have questions about sorting your trash or registering to vote, turn to none other than Anna!


Makayla Mckellips
Vice President of Site Development and Assessment

Preferred Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Major: Public & Nonprofit Administration

Makayla is a senior this year, and this will be her fourth year as a member of GVAB. She works at the Critter Barn in Zeeland, which gives her so much joy because of her love of chickens and cows. An avid Netflix enthusiast, Makayla has watched the majority of the content on that website and would love more suggestions! If you ever see her around, call her Mapoopa; it’s what she’s most commonly known as.


Stephanie Torres
Vice President of Site Development and Assessment

Preferred Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Major: Public & Nonprofit Administration

Stephanie is a junior this year, and this is her 3rd year as a member of GVAB. She works non-stop, so you can easily catch her at the Community Service Learning Center or Lobby Shop in Kirkhof! When she isn’t working, she loves going through Pinterest and baking. Some of the little things she loves are traveling, good book recommendations, and sweater weather. Say hi if you see her around!


Alyssa Alger
Vice President of Fundraising

Preferred Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Major/Minor: Psychology

Alyssa is a senior this year and is excited to spend another year with AB! She works at MVP Sports Club in Rockford where she gets paid to watch babies (because babies are basically her life). When Alyssa isn’t watching babies, she enjoys traveling! This summer, she studied abroad in Northern Ireland. Ask her about it!



Conrad Frank
Vice President of Member Engagement

Preferred Pronouns: He/Him/His
Major/Minor: Finance

Conrad is a senior this year at Grand Valley, along with being a 4th year member of GVAB, and 3rd year being an RA with first-year students! He has been on four AMAZING AB trips and is eager to tell you about his personal growth as a result of being a member of this organization. Conrad enjoys thinking ahead, so, in his future, he plans to develop sustainable and affordable apartments throughout the US to teach college students important life skills. He loves How I Met Your Mother, The Office, Parks and Rec, and Friends (some references may be included at orientation!). When you see him at Kleiner, make sure to say, “hey!”


Emma Steele
Vice President of Community Impact

Preferred Pronouns: She/Her/Hers
Major: Natural Resource Management

Emma is a senior this year, and this will also be her 4th year as a member of GVAB! She spent her summer interning at Grass River Natural Area. In her free time, Emma enjoys hiking, doing puzzles, reading, and traveling. One of her hidden talents is that she knows how to belly dance!




Quinn Kendra
Vice President of Public Relations & Recruitment

Preferred Pronouns: He/Him/His
Major: Public & Nonprofit Administration

Quinn is a senior this year, and this is his 3rd year as a member of GVAB. A couple of the things he enjoys are listening to his favorite albums on vinyl and drinking LOTS of coffee. In the future, Quinn hopes to pursue a career in public policy and sustainable urban planning.