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The GPC Executive Board is made up of nine members: a President, a Vice President, a Public Relations Committee, and Event planning committee chairs. The GPC is advised by the Coordinator for Programs and Special Events.



The 2021-2022 GPC Executive Board are:

President - John Hollingsworth Jr.

My name is John Hollingsworth Jr. and I am the President of the Govs Programming Council. My role in GPC is making sure programming is running smooth, keeping information organized, and being a great spokesperson and representative of our Council. Also, I am a junior with a major in Marketing. In my free time, I love playing piano and socializing with friends so If you see me on campus, please do not hesitate to speak! I’d love it.

(All Presdiential Executive Orders for my term are availbile upon request email gpcpres@apsu.edu)




Executive Vice President - Alexis Davis

Hey, everyone. I'm Alexis Davis and I am the Executive Vice President for the Govs Programming Council. Just a little bit about me, I am a senior majoring in Psychology, minoring in Criminal Justice, and planning to join the Air Force after graduation. My job is to ensure that every event our council programs is executed to the best of our abilities! If you're thinking about getting involved on campus, definitely check us out. We would be glad to have you!



Vice President of Public Relations - Brooklyn Kent

Hey! I am Brooklyn Kent, Vice President of GPC! I create all the flyers for GPC that you will see on campus. Sometimes you might catch me in the library studying or even creating a Tik Tok for our page-follow us on all social media @apsugpc- whatever I may be doing don't be afraid to speak. I major in Communications with a focus in Journalism and a minor in African American Studies. So excited to meet everyone!





Public Relations Co-Chair - Destani Thomas
Hey Govs, My name is Destani Thomas. I will be one of the Public Relations Co-chairs of GPC this year. Currently, I am a Sophomore at Austin Peay studying Business Marketing. Some jobs I will be responsible for is promoting my fellow board members events around campus. Also, I will be responsible for creating content and hosting Peayple Talk on our Instagram and YouTube. Can’t wait to interact with everyone! Make sure to stay tuned for what we have planned!





Public Relations Co-Chair - Julian Ali
Bio Coming Soon.gpcpr@apsu.edu


Cinema & Performing Arts- Kennedy Page

Hello! My name is Kennedy Page and I am  the Cinema and Performing Arts chair. I’m majoring in Marketing but minoring in Event Planning. I will put on a variety of events, from movie showings to performances. This year the Cinema and Performing Arts Committee is going to have the best events, so come to our meetings and join! 



Peay Spirit & Traditions - Jessica Harrison

Hey everybody! I'm Jessica Harrison the Peay Spirit & Traditions Chair for GPC. As the committee chair, I'm in charge of different "make and take" opportunities throughout the semester, as well as, bigger events like Govs Got Talent. The goal of this committee is to help students embrace their inner Gov & keep the Peay Spirit alive! I'm a Senior majoring in Psychology here at AP. Couple fun facts, I love seafood & I love to sing! Can't wait to connect with you all this semester, see ya around!  

Diversity & Variety - Abigayle Parsons

Hey! My name is Abigayle Parsons, and I am from Hendersonville, TN. I am the Diversity and Variety chair and I am also a Freshman here at Austin Peay. Currently I am majoring in Biomedical Engineering. After college I plan to work in the Biomedical Engineering field, but more specifically in the Pediatric Oncology side of Biomedical Engineering. My job in GPC is to provide an inclusive environment for everyone at Austin Peay no matter their sex, ethnicity, age, or sexual orientation. I am so excited for my chair position because I love to make people feel happy and included, and I cannot wait for all the amazing things in store! GPC is such an amazing organization and I highly recommend you check us out!

Special Events & Social Chair - Keyanie Kimber
Hey, my name is Keyanie Kimber. I’m from Tunica,MS. I’m a senior majoring in Health and Human Performance with a Concentration in Healthcare Management. I have the opportunity to serve as the Social and Special events chair. This is for all the social butterflies or even the not so social butterflies. I’m looking forward to bringing fun and new events to campus that I know students will enjoy!


Jawaun Rogers
Advisor - Jawaun Rogers rogersja@apsu.edu

In addition to advising GPC, Jawaun is also the Coordinator for Programs and Special Events at APSU.