Board members 2018-2019

Are you thinking of taking a gap year? Do you like to make new contacts, to discuss your opinions, or to organize actions? Do you see possibilities to improve student life? Try a board year at the Student Alliance Wageningen! By bringing people and organizations together, we solve the problems that involve students. Interested? Come to the interest dinner or our office to ask your questions.

Board functions

Within the Student Alliance Wageningen there are four board functions that each can be filled by one fulltime board member or by two part-time board members. The functions are the following:


The chair is the face of the union. He or she is the spokesperson and representative of the association toward the press, National Student Union (LSVb) and other associations.


As the secretary, you take care of keeping the S.A.W. in the spotlights by writing articles and the weekly mail, and the spreading of information. The secretary maintains the relationships with other organisation and supports the chair in the executive tasks.


All financial businesses are the tasks or the treasurer. The budget and expenses of the whole S.A.W. are drafted and checked by the treasurer. Furthermore, the income and expenses of the GAN (Green Active Network) and the committees are checked and payed by the treasurer.

General board member

The general board member leads the committees, takes care of the communication towards the members, and organizes the trainings. He or she is also taking place in the ROCOV Gelderland (Regional Meeting Consumer organisations Public Transport) and takes care of the member recruitment.