Lucy Meehan

Lucy Meehan, an MSU student, aims to be not only MSU's first student body president on the autism spectrum but also the first at any major university in the nation. (Submitted photo)

Mississippi State University student Lucy Meehan is running for the role of President for the MSU Student Association and if she wins, she will be the country’s first autistic student body president at a major university.

Meehan said the reason she is running for MSU SA President is because she believes it is important for the student body to have a diverse representation.

To check out Cal Brown's interview with Lucy Meehan, check out the Feb. 26 edition of the SDN. 

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