The Team

GYCSE 2019-20 Executive Committee

The Executive Committee is responsible for the overall operation of GYC. Volunteering their time, this committee is a diverse group of Adventist university students with majors from theology to music to business, who are committed to the message and mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.

Matthew Gorton

General VP

International Development Studies

Kaili Kimbrow


Music Performance
Business Administration

David Glenn

VP of Regions

Religious Education

Rhonda Grakov

VP of Resources

Biology - Pre-Medicine

Clayton Powell

Public Relations VP



GYCSE Advisory Board

The Advisory Board for GYCSE volunteer their time to ensure the smooth operation of the organization and offer crucial support, provide stability, and give needed advice. Dr. Hasel and Seth Shaffer have been with the organization for several years.

Michael Hasel, Ph.D.

Professor of Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
Director, Institute of Archaeology
Curator, Lynn H. Wood Archaeological Museum
Co-Director, The Fourth Expedition to Lachish

Seth Shaffer

Thatcher Farm Manager, Periodicals Manager at McKee Library at Southern Adventist University