Council & Past Chairs

McConnell Scholars are a recognized student organization at the University of Louisville and are governed by a leadership council. The first formal McConnell Scholar council formed in December 1994. Positions are elected by the McConnell Scholar body.

Current Leadership Council

  • Chair Tanner Morrow ('23)
  • Vice Chair Caleb Aridano ('24)
  • Secretary Anna Williams ('25)
  • Outreach Chair Logan Bibby ('25)
  • Service Chair Yelena Bagdasaryan ('24)
  • Alumni Relations Mallory Slucher ('25)
  • Health and Wellness Claire Harmon ('23)
  • Freshman Representative To be announced

Comprehensive List of McConnell Scholar Chairs

(presented in reverse chronological order)

  1. Tanner Morrow, 2022-2023
  2. Alli Wade, 2020-2022
  3. Eric Bush, 2019-2020
  4. Easton Depp, 2018-2019
  5. Robert Gassman, 2017-2018
  6. Jacob Abrahamson, 2016-2017
  7. Natalie Smith, 2015-2016
  8. Sean Southard, 2014-2015
  9. Sarah Stovall, 2013-2014
  10. Tyler Bosley, 2012-2013
  11. John Weber, 2011-2012
  12. Mark Kate Lindsey, 2010-2011
  13. Kirk Laughlin, 2009-2010
  14. Derek Jones, 2008-2009
  15. Anthony Cash, 2007-2008
  16. Evan Buckley, 2006-2007
  17. Ben Moore, 2005-2006
  18. Mary Scott Roberts, 2004-2005
  19. Jonathan Ballard, 2003-2004
  20. Todd Shuemaker, 2002-2003
  21. Chris Atzinger, 2001-2002
  22. Erin Simpson, 2000-2001
  23. Scott Jennings, 1999-2000
  24. Christy Trout, 1998-1999
  25. Chris Stephens, 1997-1998
  26. Rachelle Thomas, 1996-1997
  27. Matthew Webster, 1995-1996