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Mailing address:

Spotlight Productions
Grand Valley State University
1 Campus Drive
0008 Kirkhof Center
Allendale, MI 49401


Phone number

(616) 331-2806




For all general information email us at:

Messages are checked daily during the academic year.

2013-2014 Spotlight Executive Board Positions

President - Amy Hallochak 

Amy Hallochak is currently a senior, double-majoring in Advertising and Public Relations, and Film and Video Production. She has been an active member of Spotlight Productions for 2 years and absolutely loves the organization! When she is not event staffing Spotlight Productions' events, she enjoys all things digital media related, singing, and attending concerts!

Her primary responsibilities include:

  • Overall responsibility for the activities of Spotlight Productions
  • Representing the interest of Spotlight to the University
  • Oversight of membership meetings

Executive Vice President Zach Morford

Zach Morford is a junior at Grand Valley double majoring in Marketing and Management. This will be his third year as a member of Spotlight Productions  and his second year as Executive Vice President. While not working with Spotlight Productions he enjoys being outdoors, singing and attending other events at Grand Valley.

His primary responsibilities include:

  • Oversight of committee chairs
  • Assuming responsibilities of President in their absence

VP of Records -  Christian Long

Christian is a junior with a major in marketing and a minor in international business. He loves attending sporting events at Grand Valley and he participates in IM leagues. In addition to Spotlight Productions, he is also an active member in Students for Haiti where he is the treasurer. He joined Spotlight Productions to be involved in all the events on campus.

His primary responsibilities include:

  • Serving as historian
  • Maintaining minutes, membership list and other means of communications with the general membership

VP of Finance - Christine LaBelle  

Christine LaBelle is a senior majoring in Management Information Systems and Accounting. She has been a member of Spotlight Productions for 2 years and this will be her second year as VP of Finance. Outside of Spotlight Productions, she is involved in Phi Chi Theta Business Fraternity and is Vice President of GVSU's Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors. Christine loves kayaking, decaf coffee and watching The Weather Channel!

Her primary responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring all University financial policies are adhered to
  • Planning fundraising efforts for Spotlight
  • Maintaining organizational budget

VP of Marketing - Kaitlyn Klapatch

Kaitlyn is a senior with an advertising major. This is her 2nd year in Spotlight and loves being completely involved in all things Spotlight! Her hobbies include photography and dancing (when she can.) She is also the Assistant Account Manager for the Grand Valley Lanthorn. During her time off, she loves hanging out with her family, friends, and her guinea pig named Cyrus. 

Her primary responsibilities include:

  • Promotion of Spotlight Productions and of Spotlight Productions' events
  • Maintenance of the Spotlight Productions' website
  • Photography, videography, and advertising materials for each event

VP of Membership - Katie Mulcahy

Katie Mulcahy is currently a sophomore, majoring in Supply Chain Management and minoring in Spanish. This is her second year as a member of Spotlight Productions! Her favorite things about the organization are its incredibly friendly atmosphere, its diverse membership, and the satisfaction that comes from working hard as part of a team in the fun business of campus entertainment. When she's not staffing events, Katie enjoys playing the trumpet, photography, and traveling when she can. Please contact her if you have any questions about becoming a member; she'd love to talk about Spotlight Productions with you!

Her primary responsibilities include:

  • Retention of current members and recruitment of new ones
  • Planning and hosting all Spotlight retreats

Comedy Chair - Nathan Bentley

Nathan Bentley is currently a senior, majoring in women and gender studies and minoring in Lgbtq studies. He currently works at the boys and girls club of Grand Rapids. Nathan's favorite aspects of spotlight are the connections we make with the outside world and businesses in it, and also the family he has made in Spotlight. When he is not staffing a Spotlight Productions event, Nathan loves playing the piano and doing anything he can with art and his creativity.

For a comedy event contact Nathan at:

Music Chair - Kaylee Groenewold

For a music event contact Kaylee at:

Events and Traditions (E.T.C) Chair - Brandi Barno

Brandi Barno is currently a sophomore, majoring in Film and Video. She has been an active member of Spotlight Productions since she started at Grand Valley. Outside of Spotlight Productions, she is involved with the Laker Traditions team and is working her part time job. When she is not working or involved she is usually catching up on sleep, reading or re-watching shows on Netflix. 

For any other event (Lecture, Novelty, Inflatables, etc.) contact Brandi at:





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