Student Local Sections Council

Mission Statement

The mission of the Student Local Sections Council is to promote the continued effectiveness and efficiency of AIHA student local sections, to serve as a liaison among student local sections, and to provide collective student local sections positions to the AIHA Board and national AIHA office thru the Local Sections Council.


  • Assemble, evaluate and disseminate information relevant to student local sections.

  • Expand and communicate programs of mutual interest to the student local sections.

  • Help student local section officers better manage student local section operations.

  • Foster collaboration and community across all student local sections.


Each student local section's two highest-ranking officers—traditionally the president and president-elect—have seats on the Student Local Sections Council. The Student Local Sections Council is led by a chair, vice chair and secretary. The Student Local Sections Council is overseen by the Local Section Council and the Vice Chair Chair of the Local Section Council is responsible for advising the Student Council.  

Student Local Sections Council Officers

  • Chair: Jake Shedd (University of Alabama at Birmingham)
  • Vice Chair: Shelby Clark (University of Iowa)
  • Secretary: Lexi Pratt (University of Iowa)
  • Past Chair: Teni Adewumi (UCLA)
  • Student Local Sections Council Advisor: John Moore, III, CIH, CSP (Local Sections Council Vice Chair)

Student Local Sections Council Charter

To learn more about the roles and responsibilities of the Student Local Sections Council, review the Student Local Section Charterv4_5_17_11.pdfStudent Local Section Charter