Current Students | Student Life | Clubs & Organizations | LSC-Kingwood Clubs | LSC-Kingwood: Gay-Straight Alliance |

Meet the Gay-Straight Alliance Officers

Mandie Laforet, President

Major: Sign Language
Hometown: Houston, TX

  • Why did you join this organization? For equality and a place to belong.
  • What are your personal goals for the semester? Self-growth, more safe zones, more equality.
  • What are your goals for the organization? Equality within builds equality outward.
  • What are your career interests? American sign language interpreter.
  • What are your hobbies outside of school? American sign language musicals, theater.

I am who am I am. Free to be myself. College is my escape from home. I love to be there for everyone. I was bullied for being different and I want the change. "Be the change you wish to see in the world: -Ghandi. That is my goal for GSA.

"Never be afraid to be yourself." -Mandi Laforet

Janet Gil, Secretary

Major: Psychology
Hometown: Houston, TX

  • Why did you join this organization? Because I believe in equality.
  • What are your personal goals for the semester? To maintain an A average in all of my classes.
  • What are your goals for the organization? To add more events and to add more faculty members to our safe zones.
  • What are your career interests? Counseling and teaching.
  • What are your hobbies outside of school? Reading and collecting butterflies.

"It's a great club to join. It's lots of fun. We plan lots of events, and the member are all very welcoming and accepting." -Janet Gil

preload menu background image