Lauren Blaydon


Pronouns: she/her/hers

Studies: Majors in Chemistry and Psychology 

Bio:  I’m a sophomore from Austin, TX majoring in Chemistry and Psychology. Outside of CS40 I am a Washu Green Ambassador, Vice President of HOSA Future Health Professionals, and a member of the Pre-med Society and the Student Sustainability Board. I spend my free time binging an unhealthy amount of youtube and painting. As Speaker, I am looking forward to bringing Washu traditions back!                                                                           

Aaliyah Allen

Director of Development

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Studies: Major in Psychology and American Culture Studies

Bio: I am a Junior from Memphis, TN in the school of Arts and Sciences, majoring in Psychology and American Culture Studies. Outside of CS40, I am an active member of the Association of Black Students, the Deneb STARS program, and President of WU Q.U.E.E.N.S. I’m passionate about social justice,music, and binging Netflix. Most importantly, I absolutely adore the WashU community and am happy to serve on the Congress of the South 40.

Kennedy Rupert

Director of Public Relations

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Studies: Majors in Global Studies and Economics and Strategy

Bio: Hi! My name is Kennedy Rupert and I’m a sophomore from Minneapolis MN. I’m double majoring in Global Studies and Economics and Strategy. I love to bake and read in my freetime. Outside of CS40, I am on the ArtSci Council. I am so happy to be able to to serve on CS40 this year as Director of PR.                                                                                                                                                          

Sam Hogan

Director of Finance

Pronouns: he/him/his

Studies: Major in Statistics 

Bio: Hi everyone. My name is Sam Hogan and I am a sophomore majoring in Statistics . I’m from a suburb a little bit outside of Boston.  I enjoy running  and am apart of the run club here at WashU. I’m looking forward to working with the finance board to help be apart of so many cool events happening here on campus. I’m so excited to be working this incredible team of people to make this year great.      

Matthew Inman

Director of Services

Pronouns: he/him/his

Studies: Major in Political Science, Minor in educational studies 

Bio: Hi, my name is Matthew Inman, I’m from a small family farm in Southeast Kansas and I’m a sophomore in the College of Arts & Sciences. In my free time, I enjoy crafting creative non-fiction, playing card games, going on outdoor adventures, and exploring all Saint Louis has to offer. In addition to Congress of the South Forty, I am a proud Aspirational Peer Mentor for the Deneb STARS community and serve as one of the First Year Chairs for WashU Votes. I am honored to serve residential students as the Director of Services, and I look forward to reenvisioning our events and transforming campus through a social renaissance.