The Kent State University iSchool Graduate Student Advisory Council (GSAC) was founded in 2017. This group works to enrich graduate student life through social events and professional development opportunities. We serve as a bridge between the students and the faculty and administration of the Kent State University iSchool. Membership in GSAC at Kent State University is open to any and all students enrolled in the iSchool at Kent State University.


To create a connected community within the iSchool at Kent State University and promote a culture of communication and collaboration.


Lauren Zollinger, President

Olivia Wood, Vice President of Communications

Natalie Groff, Vice President of Student Outreach

Tess Kienzle, Student Representative Officer

Kathryn Taylor, Secretary

Jessica Black, UXD Representative

Mary Anne Nichols, M.L.S., Faculty Advisor

Positions are also available for MLIS and Health Informatics Student Representatives. Please fill out this form if interested in any open positions.