GSSA Representation

Each department or organization with a graduate program in the School of Science and Engineering or the School of Liberal Arts is entitled to representation within GSSA. If your department is not listed below, and you are interested in acting as a representative, please contact the GSSA President for more information.

Your department's representatives are your liason with the GSSA body as a whole, and as such can answer or direct many of your questions, and should be your first point of contact for questions.

GSSA Department and Organizational Representatives

Borislava Simova
Boryana Kasabova
Daniel Sullivan

Art History
Emily Floyd

Art Studio
Jeffrey Stenbom

Biomedical Engineering
Kate Elfer
Nick Hodges

Cell & Molecular Bio
Annie Bowles
Grant Weiss
Michael Cypress

City, Culture & Community
Tait Kellog

Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Joseph Cremaldi
Tushar Khosla

Joe Giesen
Molly Payne
Farihah Haque

Earth & Environmental Sciences
Molly Keogh

Ecology & Evolutionary Biology
Peter Tellez
Anna Peterson

Siobhan Innes-Gawn

If a representative needs to be changed, please contact one of the GSSA officers.

GSSA Mailing List

If you are a representative, and you need to be added to the GSSA LISTSERV, please send an email to from the email address you want to use with the line "SUBSCRIBE GSSA-L Your Name (Your Dept/Program)" in the body of your message (no quotes).

An example body message would be: SUBSCRIBE GSSA-L Green Wave (Oceanography Department)


Each Representative in GSSA is required to serve on at least one standing committee, either within GSSA (Social, Budget, Legislative) or outside of GSSA. Current Assignments are shown below:

University-Wide Committees

Associated Student Body Representatives
Jackie Moran
Samantha Lantz
Ellis Fenske
Shayra Burgos-Garcia
Jacobs Jordan

Graduate and Professional Student Association Representatives
Jackie Moran
Samantha Lantz
Ellis Fenske
Shayra Burgos-Garcia
Jacobs Jordan

University Senate- Student Affairs Standing Committee
Jackie Moran
Danny Sullivan

Provost's Office- Graduate Council
Maggie MacPherson
Emily Floyd

Student Health Insurance Committee

Student Health Care Committee

Student Financial Aid Committee

SLA Graduate Honor Board
Boryana Kasabov
Danny Sullivan
Emily Floyd
Siobhan Innes-Gawn
Jen Triplett
Bobby Simova
Jeffrey Stembom
Elena Shabily
Thomas Mulligan
Kyle DeCoste
Jesse Hill
Xosé Pereira Boán
Alexsandra Hajducsek
Jason Markell
Tait Kellog
Maile Speakman