University of the Ozarks student-athlete advisory committee (SAAC) is a committee made up of student-athletes whose responsibility is to provide insight on the student-athlete experience. The committee also offers input to the NCAA on the rules, regulations and polices that affect student-athletes' lives at Ozarks. SAAC regularly volunteers for a variety of community service projects, including the Special Olympics, and participates in a number of on-campus activities.
President: Layne Garcia
Vice President: Jasmine Rosales (Cheer/STUNT)
Secretary: Falon Hanson (Women's Soccer)
Treasurer: Stephanie Alderson (Cross Country/Track)
Social Media Manager: Brandi Fischer (Cheer/STUNT)
SAAC Advisor: Frances Mills (Cheer/STUNT)
Men’s Cross Country/Track:
Women’s Cross Country:
SAAC Mission Statement
The mission of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Student-Athlete Advisory Committee is to enhance the total student-athlete experience by promoting opportunity, protecting student-athlete welfare and fostering a positive student-athlete image.