Student Advisory Committee to the Auraria Board

Left to right: Melanie Rudolph Crawford, CCD ex officio; Brett Lagerblade, CU Denver ex officio; Amanda Pippett, MSU Denver student rep; Kelly Witthuhn, CCD student rep; Zach Lubline, CU Denver student rep; Kristann Garn, CCD student rep; Braunwyn Mumby, MSU Denver student rep; Christie Gardner, secretary; Allie Kriese, CU Denver student rep; Braelin Pantel, MSU Denver ex officio; Angela LeValley, MSU Denver ex officio; Jerry Mason, Auraria Higher Education Center ex offiio.

The Student Advisory Committee to the Auraria Board (SACAB) is comprised of student representatives elected from all three institutions on campus: the Community College of Denver (CCD), Metropolitan State University of Denver (MSU Denver), and the University of Colorado Denver (CU Denver).

SACAB Representatives

Name Committee/Responsibility Institution
Kristann Garn PE/Event Center Rep, Tobacco Task Force Rep, Public Relations Rep CCD
Allie Kriese Chair, SACAB CU Denver
Zach Lubline Food Service Advisory Committee, Tobacco Task Force Rep CU Denver
Braunwyn Mumby Sustainable Campus Program Chair MSU Denver
Amanda Pippitt Auraria Board of Directors Rep, Policy Development
and Shared Operations Committee Rep
MSU Denver
Kelly Witthuhn Chief Justice, Sustainable Campus Program Member CCD

SACAB Mission

The Student Advisory Committee to the Auraria Board endeavors to support a quality educational experience by: 

  • providing balanced representation of all campus individuals and their constituent academic institutions,
  • planning for the present and future campus environment,
  • maintaining and enhancing equitable campus-wide practices,
  • committing to open communication and mutual cooperation among all parties involved with the Auraria Campus.

SACAB Meetings

Meetings are open to the public and are held weekly on Fridays from 3–4 p.m. in the Tivoli, Suite 329 (Senate Chambers).

If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to stop by the SACAB office (Tivoli, Suite 314) or call at 303-556-4589.

SACAB Subcommittees

SACAB subcommittees guide the development and direction of many integral student services throughout the campus. Subcommittees represent the opinions and interests of the students, faculty, administration, and staff of CCD, MSU Denver, CU Denver, and AHEC.  SACAB subcommittees include:

  • Sustainable Campus Program Committee
  • Food Service Advisory Committee
  • Auraria Early Learning Center Advisory Board
  • Tivoli Planning Committee
  • Bookstore Advisory Committee

General areas of responsibility for each subcommittee include the review and recommendation for approval of:

  • policies and/or guidelines;
  • design, construction and maintenance of the facilities;
  • special financial requests; and
  • fee structures and related charges.

SACAB also establishes and appoints ad-hoc subcommittees as needed.

Contact SACAB

We Want To Hear From You 

We value your input. Your comments, suggestions, and/or questions are always welcome.

Tivoli Student Union, Suite 314
(Campus Box TIV-1)
900 Auraria Parkway | Denver, CO 80204

 By appointment: or 303-556-4589

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