President – Chase Whitten
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Favorite Politicians: Thomas Massie, Rand Paul, & Dennis Richardson
Chase grew up in Central Point, OR and has lived in Oregon his whole life. He loves shooting guns, driving his 2001 Mustang, and spending time with his wife, Cameo. Chase wants to work in product design in the firearm industry after graduating. He is very passionate about second amendment rights, promoting free speech, and reforming excessive government spending.
Vice President – Mitchell York
Favorite Politicians: Ron Paul
Mitchell grew up in Silverton, Oregon. He graduated from Silverton High School in 2015. In addition to being in College Republicans, he is also involved as the Turning Point USA OSU Chapter President and YAL. In his free time, he enjoys hiking, shooting and just being outdoors in general. Mitchell one day hopes to become a personal financial consultant.
Treasurer – Tanner Lloyd
Major: Political Science & Education
Favorite Politicians: Joe Walsh
Tanner was born and raised in Eugene, Oregon. He graduated from Marist Catholic High School and went to Lane Community College for one year before transferring to Oregon State University. Tanner was the president of College Republicans for the 16-17 year. He worked this year as a part-time field director with Turning Point USA where he helped educate students about the importance of limited government and free markets. Tanner is most passionate about educating the youth about conservative values and getting them involved. Tanner firmly believes that youth conservative activism is what is going to drive our country forward.
Secretary – Victor Rodriguez
Major: Political Science
Favorite Politician: Ben Sasse
Victor is from Mt. Angel, OR. He enjoys playing basketball, camping, and golfing. Victor plans to serve as an Officer in the United States Army after graduation. He hopes to run for political office at some point in the future. Victor is passionate about immigration reform, terrorism/foreign policy, and healthcare issues.
Vice President of External Affairs – Peter Halajian
Major: Agricultural Science
Favorite Politician: John Kasich, Charlie Baker, Lisa Murkowski
Peter Halajian is a Junior from Fresno, California. He enjoys skiing, camping, and the sport of rugby. Peter will serve as an office in the Army National Guard after graduation. Peter is a member of the fraternity of Phi Gamma Delta as well as currently serving as Speaker of the House of the ASOSU (student government) House of Representatives. He also hopes to run for office in the near future; either in Oregon or California. Peter is passionate about environmental and natural resources issues, trade issues, and foreign relations policy.
Vice President of Internal Affairs – Spencer Gullickson
Favorite Politicians: Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz, & Nikki Haley
Spencer is from Medford, OR. He graduated from North Medford H.S. in 2016 and is currently a sophomore student in the College of Business. Aside from College Republicans, Spencer is currently a member of the House of Representatives in ASOSU (OSU Student Gov’t) and the Delta Tau Delta Fraternity. He is a firm believer in limited government, reducing taxes, and civil liberties. One day, he hopes to run for public office, and maybe the Oval Office.