Payton Wortsmith

Chief Advisor to the President

Payton Wortsmith is a senior Honors College student majoring in Aerospace Engineering and minoring in Mechanical Engineering, Mathematics, and General Business from Little Rock, Arkansas. She has previously served the Student Government Association as a member of First Year Council, The Director of Logistics for the Vice President of Student Affairs and as the Chief of Staff for the Vice President of External Affairs. Beyond SGA, Payton is currently serving as the President of Rho Lambda, Secretary of The Anderson Society, and Vice President of Chapter Development and Committees of Phi Mu. She is a Student Alumni Ambassador, as well as an active volunteer and member of the UA Habitat for Humanity chapter. Payton is excited to serve the Fields Administration and student body during her time as Chief Advisor!

Trinity Hunter

Chief Administrative Officer
Trinity is a junior from Montgomery, Alabama majoring in Public Relations and Political Science. She has served in the Student Government Association as Secretary of First Year Council, Deputy Chief of Staff, and now as Chief Administrative Officer. In addition to her work in SGA, Trinity serves as Vice Chairperson of the Blackburn Institute, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer of Chi Omega, and as Director of Communications for Not on My Campus. Furthermore, she is a heavily involved member of League of Women Voters UA, Her Campus at Alabama, and various honor societies. Trinity is excited to serve on behalf of the Fields Administration through working with the rest of SGA to create a better campus for everyone.

Georgia Benish

Director of Communications

Georgia Benish is a senior from Downers Grove, Illinois. She is majoring in Advertising with a creative specialization as well as minoring in Art. Georgia is a part of the Minerva creative portfolio program through the College of Communication and Information Sciences as well as a member of Alpha Chi Omega. While she is new to serving the student body through SGA, she has been creating ads across campus for the past three years and currently helps create student run ads for Bama Life and the Crimson White. Georgia is excited to help students get involved and serve their campus through social media! 

Zachary Pate


Zac Pate is a senior from Hoover, AL. He is majoring in Accounting and minoring in Political Science. Zac previously served as the Associate Vice President for Student Affairs, and is now serving as Treasurer. He is also a part of the Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity, and looks forward to serving the student body this year.

Callen Woodard

Director of Engagement

Callen Woodard is a senior from Andalusia, Alabama double majoring in Finance and Economics with plans to attend law school. She has served the Student Government Association as a member of First Year Council, Chief of Staff for the Vice President of Financial Affairs, Chair of the Strategic Planning Committee, and now as the Director of Engagement. Throughout campus, she enjoys serving as Director of Campus Activities for her sorority, Chi Omega, and being a member of the Blackburn Institute and various honor societies. Callen is excited to step into a new role in SGA and hopes to find new ways to get students engaged in SGA, campus life, and the Tuscaloosa community.

Bryant Long

Director of Programming and Advancement
Bryant is a senior from Birmingham, Alabama majoring in Math on the Pre-Med Track with minors in Spanish and the Randall Research Scholars Program. During his time in SGA, he has held positions within the Engagement Cabinet, VP of External Affairs Cabinet this past year, and now serves as the Director of Programming. In addition, Bryant is also a member of Capstone Men and Women, actively involved in the Honors College, and currently serves as the President of the Anderson Society. He is excited to have the opportunity to work alongside the other members of SGA to enhance campus in the upcoming year under the Field’s administration.

Heisman Olszewski

Director of Environmental Affairs

Heisman was originally born in Brazil but grew up in Huntsville, Alabama. He is a sophomore double majoring in International Studies and German on the Pre-Law track while going through CREATE Path to MBA. Heisman is also an Honors College Representative for the CREATE Path to MBA and a part of Sigma Tau Gamma. Heisman is one of the younger members of the Executive Cabinet Heisman and is excited to not only serve the students of UA in making the campus a more environmentally friendly place but also to learn from the people who have walked through this before. A fun fact about Heisman is that his dream job would be the GM of the New York Yankees.

Sid Elkins

Director of IT and Webmaster

Sid is a sophomore from Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He is majoring in Management Information Systems. He is a member of Sigma Chi, Alpha Lambda Delta, Xanax Greek Task Force, and Interfraternity Council Committee. In his free time he likes to play guitar, go fishing, and discuss cryptocurrency.

Katherine Crowe

Attorney General

Katherine is a senior from Nashville, Tennessee majoring in Political Science and Art History with a concentration in Pre-Law. She has served the student body for the past three years as a First Year Councilor, Deputy Chief of Staff for Student Affairs, and Chief of Staff for the Executive Vice-President. Katherine is excited to continue representing the students of UA as Attorney General and can’t wait to work with the SGA’s Constitution and Code of Laws. Outside of SGA, she is the President of Zeta Tau Alpha and Order of Omega, Secretary of Rho Lambda, and a member of multiple honor societies.

Olivia Davis

Press Secretary

Olivia Davis is a senior from Anniston, AL double majoring in Psychology and Political Science and double minoring in Criminal Justice and Liberal Arts through the Blount Scholars Program. She previously served as a member of the 2018-2019 First Year Council, College of Arts and Sciences Senate, and the 2020-2021 Speaker of the Senate. This year, Olivia is honored to serve as Press Secretary and highlight the incredible things happening within SGA. Outside of SGA, she is a member of the Blackburn Institute, currently serves as the President of The Carl A. Elliott Society, and is heavily involved with her sorority — Alpha Gamma Delta.

Grace Meagher

Chief Justice

Grace Meagher is a current graduate student from Joliet, Illinois pursuing a Masters of Arts in Economics through the Manderson Graduate School of Business. She recently graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelor of Science in Economics with a specialization in Public Policy and Law and a minor in Public Policy Studies. Grace is thrilled to be back for her fourth year at the Capstone after spending the past three serving SGA as a First Year Counselor, Associate Justice on the  Student Judiciary, and Counselor to the Chief Justice.

Darius Thomas

Speaker of Senate

Darius is a senior from Phenix City, Alabama majoring in Political Science with a minor in Criminal Justice. He is involved with Capstone Men and Women, the Blackburn Institute and BRIDGE. He also serves as Executive Vice President of Sigma Tau Gamma. As speaker of the Senate, Darius is focused on running an effective and efficient senate that represents all students at UA!

Grace Beauchamp

Director of Strategic Initiatives
Grace Beauchamp is a junior from Fargo, North Dakota studying Chemistry and Psychology on the pre-medicine track with a minor in Social Innovation and Leadership. She has served in the Student Government Association as a First Year Councilor and Director of Blood Drives, and she is honored to serve as the Director of Strategic Initiatives this year. She is excited to help further the impact of SGA on campus and is looking forward to assisting President Fields and the Executive Cabinet with their initiatives this upcoming year.

Preston McGee

Deputy Chief of Staff

Preston McGee is a junior from Plantersville, Alabama majoring in Management and Political Science. He has served in SGA since his freshmen year serving as a First Year Councilor and a Senator. He is also involved with the Blackburn Institute, Beat Auburn Beat Hunger, UADM, Crossroads Civic Engagement Center, Phi Eta Sigma, as well as a few other organizations.

Robbie Khalil

Deputy Chief of Staff

Robbie Khalil is a junior from Chicago, IL studying Biology on the Pre-Medical track. As a freshman he served in First Year Council and continued his SGA experience as a Senator the following year. Outside of SGA, Robbie also serves on the Executive Council for his fraternity, Pi Kappa Phi. As one of the Deputy Chief of Staffs, he looks forward to assisting the other cabinet members in their duties in addition to helping the Chief of Staff further promote initiatives emphasizing resources and excellence.

Helen Babb

Deputy Chief of Staff

Helen is a Junior from Knoxville, Tennessee studying Marketing and English. She has served in the Student Government Association as a First Year Councilor, the Director of Communications for External Affairs, and now as a Deputy Chief of Staff for the Executive Cabinet. In addition to her work within SGA, Helen serves as an intern with the University Fellows program and a tutor with UA’s writing center. She has worked within social media management and communications in the past, and she is looking forward to serving as a Deputy Chief of Staff to aid with the implementation of initiatives across the Student Government Association.