Senior Member: The person who has been part of the group longer than anyone else. You respect this person’s opinion because s/he has been around so long. Sometimes you feel like the group cannot try new things because this person does not like change.
The Newbie: S/he is bringing in some great ideas but does not have as much experience with what has been tried before in this organization. Many members disregard this person’s ideas because they are new.
The Antagonist: This person has been around for a while and is always trying to stir up trouble in the group. S/he always disagrees with everything and is constantly playing devil’s advocate. Most of the group has become annoyed at this person and find it hard to take him/her seriously.
The Star: This person is liked by everyone but doesn’t think the same way as everyone else. S/h comes up with a lot of ideas but usually the rest of the group just ignores them.