MEET OUR board of directors

The Center for Student Legal Services takes pride in our student board of directors, which governs the Center and ensures that we are serving the best interest of Ohio University's student body. Composed of 11 students from Appalachian locals to international students, Greek Life members to Student Senators, Residential Housing Assistants to Learning Community Leaders, Student Trustees to student activists, our board members represent the diverse perspectives of Ohio University students.

Sadie Hickle:  Executive Chairperson

Sadie is a junior Pre-Law, Accounting, and Management major in the College of Business at OU. Aside from serving as CSLS Chairperson, Sadie has worked as a summer intern for the Seneca County Juvenile Court. In addition, she is also involved in OHIO Women in Business, the College of Business Honors Program, and Beta Alpha Psi. She also had the opportunity to study abroad in Greece through the Global Consulting Program. Overall, Sadie is passionate about the Athens and Ohio University community and helping to connect her peers to the resources and services available.

PJ RODEN Vice CHair

PJ is a senior studying engineering technology and management in the Russ College of Engineering at OU. In addition to serving as CSLS Vice Chair, he is also the senior student trustee on the Ohio University Board of Trustees and is heavily involved in the Schey Sales Centre and Alpha Kappa Psi professional business fraternity. PJ is also a tour guide for OU and has been since his freshman year, not including his study abroad in Sydney, Australia. PJ has spend every possible moment at OU and absolutely loves it and wishes to give back as much as possible.

ELLENore Holbrook: treasurer

Ellenore Holbrook is currently a Master of Public Administration student at the Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs. She received her A.B. in 2017 in Political Science from the Honors Tutorial College at Ohio University with a concentration in Economics and a Certificate in Law, Justice, and Culture. Aside from being Treasurer on the CSLS Board, Ellenore was elected as the Graduate Student Representative for Student Senate and is the Campus Outreach Chair for the Senate Appropriations Commission. This past summer, she was an intern at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland in their Community Development branch focusing on quantitative data analysis around predatory lending practices.