La Plata Campus Student Association

The La Plata Student Association serves by representing student opinion, addressing campus needs through targeted programming and the maintenance of tradition, and providing opportunities for leadership development in order to enrich the quality of student life.  Its dedicated staff and elected officers have the obligation to carry out projects promoting student activity.

Kelsey Kluh - President

President Kelsey Kluh

Hey Hawks! I’m Kelsey Kluh, your 2020-2021 La Plata Campus Student Association President. I graduated from La Plata High School in 2019 and am going on my second year at CSM. This is also my second year as an officer in our Student Association. My current degree program is Arts and Sciences, AA. You may also recognize me from the Women’s volleyball and softball teams.  I’m always here to help, so feel free to stop by our office or shoot us an email! I hope you have a great school year! 

Kia Smith - Vice President

Vice President Kia Smith

Hi everyone! My name is Kia Smith, yes like the car, and I am the Vice President for the College of Southern Maryland’s LaPlata Campus Student Association for the 2020-2021 school year. I’m super excited to be part of an awesome team here at CSM. I am a Nursing major and plan to have a career as a Nurse Anesthetist. I currently am part of CSM’s Cross Country Coaching staff as I was a top 10 runner in the state of Maryland during my high school career. Aside from running I also played basketball and earned the Most Valuable Player award my senior year. I am a super sports fanatic but also enjoy binge watching Friends and Grey’s hoping my find my “Ross” or “Dr. McDreamy.” I am a certified foodie and will travel great distances if taste buds approve. I am always here to answer any questions or concerns you may have or find the correct person who can assist you, so please feel free to reach out as we look forward to an incredible school year. 

Jonathan Norris - Treasurer

Treasurer Jonathan Norris

Bio Coming Soon...   

Reanna Robinson - Secretary

Secretary Reanna Robinson

Hello Hawks family, my name is Reanna Robinson, Secretary of the Student Government Association for the La Plata campus. While serving as a Transportation Security Officer (TSO) at the Department of Homeland Security, I am studying for a law degree. I earned a certificate in Hospitality and a Letter of Recognition (LOR) in Criminal Justice. In the fall of 2021, I will be attending George Mason University. During my free time, I enjoy volunteering and giving back to my community. In my efforts to help build everyone's future, I am here to help. Any questions, comments, or concerns, I am here for you.

Rachel Polk - Representative

Representative Rachel Polk

Rachel Polk is one of your Student Association Representative's for the 2020-2021 school year. This is Rachel’s third year at CSM and she is majoring in Sports Management and Exercise Sciences. Rachel is extremely involved with athletics at the school! If you don’t find her on the softball field playing for our women’s softball team, she also spends lots of time at other sporting events working for athletics. Outside of school, Rachel loves the gym, listening to country music, spending time with friends and family, and is a huge University of Tennessee fan. Rachel is beyond excited to kick this school year off! She is always wanting to help others, so even in the difficult times everyone is going through she encourages you to reach out and she will always be willing to listen and help!

Sydney Mitchell

Representative Sydney Mitchell

Sydney is one of your student Representatives for the 2020-2021 school year. It is Sydney's second year at CSM; she’s majoring in Political Science. Sydney is actively pursuing a career in the political field. She plans on either running for office or combining her writing abilities and love for politics in political journalism. After her time at CSM, Sydney plans on transferring to George Washington University and double majoring in political science and journalism. She loves playing any (and all) of her instruments, writing, painting, drawing, and watching New Girl. Sydney is excited to have the opportunity to be a voice for the student body and to actively help and serve you every day. She’s open to hearing any of your concerns or, just to have a conversation, feel free to message me at:

Taylor Dean

Representative Taylor Dean

Taylor Dean is one of your Student Association Representatives at the College of Southern Maryland. This is her first semester as she is excited for what her future holds! Taylor is a student athlete in our women’s basketball program. She plans to major in Pre health and pursue a career in physical therapy.  Some of her favorite hobbies are watching Netflix, cooking, and most outdoor activities including running, hiking, and working out. Taylor is a kind leader that is willing to help with any problem or just here to have a conversation!

Kaitlyn Culbert

Representative Kaitlyn Culbert

Kaitlyn is one of your student Representatives for the 2020-2021 school year. She is working to complete CSM’s nursing program this Spring semester, while also being dual enrolled at Stevenson University. She is very excited to help build a friendly community for students and staff. Kaitlyn played softball for CSM during her first two years here and is now assistant coaching a local softball team. Some of her interests are cooking meals for her family, spending time with her friends, and helping others when in need. She is a great listener and is always happy to help. So, feel free to stop by Student Life if you ever have any questions or concerns!