President: Meghann Williams | email@example.com
Meg is perusing an MFA in poetry at the Hunter College English department. She also works as an instructor of creative writing and a secretary in that same department. Originally from Florida, Meg moved to NYC in 2012 to finish her undergraduate degree at Hunter and chose to stick around. She serves on several democratic bodies: the Hunter College Senate, the College Association, and the University Student Senate. Her interests include spicy politix, memes, and baseball (NY-NL).
VP for University Relations: Hieu Dang | hieu.dang58
Treasurer: Nicole Parker | nicp0823
Commissioner for Graduate Organizations: Colin Lentz | colinslentz
Colin is originally from Massachusetts and currently lives in the Jackson Heights neighborhood in Queens. He is pursuing his Masters of Social Work at the Silberman School of Social Work in East Harlem where he is on the Clinical Work with Individuals, Families, and Groups track. He is also the editor of the Silberman student journal, Voices. Before beginning graduate school, Colin ran a public policy after school program for high school kids from across New York City called the Youth Justice Board, a program of the Center for Court Innovation.
Communications Officer: Cara Fitzgerald | firstname.lastname@example.org
Dené Rivera-Shanley, GSA Office Manager
Dené is from the Bronx, but has lived in Brooklyn and on the LES, and loves NYC. Her Master’s is in Anthropology, with a focus on the historical archaeology of New York. Her thesis, based on an excavation in Putnam County investigates not only archaeological techniques, but notions of community memory, historical landmarks, and the significance of social space. She has also studied History and Drama. A former GSA treasurer, Dené enjoys the responsibility of helping the GSA office to run efficiently and to encourage students to get the most out of their student activity fees.
Melanie Lozier, GSA Research Assistant
2014-2015 GSA Officers
President: William Schaeffer
Vice President for University Relations: Claudia Wald
Treasurer: Nathan Cahn
Commissioner for Graduate Organizations: Milagro Ruiz
Communication Officer: Lauren Cruz
Sustainability Officer: Brooke Rodriguez