Orientation Leaders play an integral role in helping first-year students enjoy a smooth transition to the Lander University community. Those selected to serve as Orientation Leaders share a host of positive traits, including strong academic skills, robust interpersonal and communication abilities, an aptitude for being a role model for incoming students, and an ability to help new students during their first year of college life by maintaining an open line of communication.

2020-2021 Orientation Leaders

Haley BrantonHaley Branton 
McColl, SC




Raylyn GarnerRaylyn Garner
Laurens, SC




Charles GrantCharles Grant
Sumter, SC




Aaron GroomesAaron Groomes
Woodruff, SC




Kylie GroomesKylie Groomes
Aiken, SC




Kennedy HenjesKennedy Henjes
Spartanburg, SC




Ramon IzquierdoRamon Izquierdo
Newberry, SC




KJ JenkinsKJ Jenkins
Columbia, SC




Julia LopezJulia Lopez
Lake Wylie, SC



Maria Martinez Contreras Maria Martinez Contreras
Lexington, SC



Beyonce PattersonBeyonce Patterson
Charleston, SC




Chandler PattersonChandler Patterson
Columbia, SC




Tyanna PorterTyanna Porter
Union, SC




Alexandra SaathoffAlexandra Saathoff
Blythewood, SC




Chad SmithChad Smith
Easley, SC




Lillian StrawnLillian Strawn
North Augusta, SC




Maddy StrawnMaddy Strawn
North Augusta, SC




Morgan SwintonMorgan Swinton
Travelers Rest, SC




Katie WagnerKatie Wagner
Union, SC