Salem Ambassadors

Program Overview: The Salem Ambassadors Program is designed to foster leadership development, especially servant leadership, while also enhancing the College's town/gown relationship. The program provides student to student education regarding community expectations for off-campus conduct and increased sensitivity to residents' concerns.

Role of Salem Ambassadors:

  • Plan and implement service projects in the neighborhoods most affected by off-campus housing. Examples of service projects include road clean-ups, leaf raking and snow removal.
  • Create a newsletter for Off-Campus Residents each semester.
  • Represent Salem Ambassadors at weekly IFC and Panhellenic meetings.
  • Represent Roanoke College on the City of Salem Neighborhood Relations Task Force and attend all meetings.
  • Attend weekly SA staff meetings.
  • Maintain service directory of residents in need.
  • Educate students through neighborhood visits, special programming, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Associate Dean of Students.

Salem Ambassadors Roster:

Sean Walsh, Head Salem Ambassador, RC Senior (610) 952-8126
Shannon McCarthy, RC Senior (509) 971-5872
Chris Barnett, RC Junior (804) 432-0252
Nicole Tramell, RC Sophomore (703) 927-7259
Jack Hart, RC Sophomore (540) 580-0736

     

    NASPA Excellence Awards

    The Roanoke College Salem Ambassadors Program received the NASPA Excellence Award Gold Winner.