Stephen F. Austin State University

Student Leader Spotlight

Larrian Menifee

Classification: Sophomore

Major: Music Education

Hometown: Galveston, Texas

Organization/Position: SAA Special Events Coordinator and President- Elect

What organizations and/or offices are you involved in?

Student Activities Association

What have you gained from being a student leader?

I have learned the importance of intentionally leading your peers. I have gained a much stronger work ethic and passion for what I do.

How do you balance your academic and co-curricular activities?

I make sure I do what I need to do before doing what I want to do, as far as balancing school and work.

What advice would you give to a student thinking about getting involved?

To always be willing to put yourself out there and make genuine connections with people. It is also important to care about what you do.

How do you live by the SFA Way?

I always strive to highlight unity through my welcoming personality and unique leadership skills.

In what ways do you plan to utilize your leadership skills after college?

I plan to become a music educator! My dream is to lead and inspire the younger generation and highlight the importance of education and leadership.