Gavin Ellis, a 2008 Top 10 graduate of Bloomington High School, is graduating from Concordia University with a degree in biology. While attending Concordia, he was the student government vice president for the 2010-11 school year and is currently serving as the 2011-12 student body president. He proposed resolutions and wrote student legislation that changed the university's registration policies, parking policies, class offerings and operating hours. He also takes part in the Academic Policy Committee, which includes duties such as reviewing and approving or denying proposed classes. Ellis was on the fall 2011 dean's list, and he will be attending law school in the fall to further his interest in the legal and political system. Ellis is the son of Lois Lord and Terry Ellis, of Victoria.
Originally published April 28, 2012 at midnight, updated April 28, 2012 at midnight