2019 PDSA Recipient - Charles Kennick

Charles Kennick

Charles Kennick

Parma Heights, Ohio | Anthropology and Public Administration Double Major

Charles Kennick currently serves as the Secretary for Off-Campus Affairs in the Associated Student Government. In this role, he serves as a an advocate of the student voice in town-gown relations and chairs the City of Oxford Student Community Relations Commission, made up of students, Oxford residents, and Miami faculty and staff. Charles’ nominator wrote that he breathed new life into the commission and has improved relations between Miami University students and Oxford citizens.

Charles also served as the chair of Miami’s Parking and Transportation Board, focusing his energies on advocating for e-scooters as an alternative transportation option for students. He has also been involved as the Chair of the Armstrong Student Center Board and president of Miami’s chapter of College Democrats. Through all of this, Charles is working on a combined bachelors and masters in political science, studying public administration and policy analysis.