Twenty-year-old Dallas, Texas native Demetrius Sumner is Southern
University, Baton Rouge's Student Government Association president and is the student
member on the Louisiana Board of Regents.
Sumner, an outspoken leader in the name of advancing
Southern and higher education funding during a time of ongoing budget cuts for
colleges, aspires to be a politician in the future but his current focus is on
helping Southern and Louisiana's other colleges and universities.
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