Knoxville, Tennessee, September 23, 2019— The Lincoln Memorial University Duncan School of Law (LMU Law) Student Bar Association (SBA) met for the first time of the 2019-2020 school year on Friday, September 20, swearing in three new senators to represent the first-year law students.
First year law students Adrienne Dunagan, Shawn Marcie and Brianna Weiner took the oath of office during the first meeting. The first-year representatives join an executive council including President Checovoia Foster-Bruce, a third year student, Vice President Isaac Westling, a second year student, Secretary Elton Hutton, a third year student, Treasurer Kyle Johnson, a second year student. Joseph Flores, Donald Christmas and Brandon Gilliam serve as third year senators while Camryn Suggs, Kyle England and Josh Leach represent the second-year students.
During the meeting, a motion was passed to make LMU Law’s student representative to the American Bar Association a permanent member of SBA at LMU. Second year law student Megan Noble currently serves in the position. Other regular business included planning for upcoming events including Family Day on October 19 and a trip to Biltmore House in Asheville, North Carolina, on November 2.
The SBA is the student government association at LMU Law. The organization sponsors a number of activities through the year, providing LMU Law a vibrant and well-rounded student experience. The group also works with other student organizations and the administration to make sure the student voice is represented.
The Lincoln Memorial University Duncan School of Law is located in Knoxville’s Historic Old City Hall Building. LMU Law is an integral part of LMU’s values-based learning community, and is dedicated to preparing the next generation of lawyers to provide sound legal service in the often underserved region of Appalachia and beyond. For more information about LMU Law, call 865.545.5303 or visit us online at Law.LMUnet.edu.