Council Members

The Governing Council (GC) coordinates BSA activities, sets goals, and maintains a liaison with UC administration. Governing Council members are elected by the general membership to serve a three-year term, from July through June.

Governing Council Meetings - are held on the 1st and 3rd Thursday from 12:10-1:00pm see calendar for location and details. BSA members (all UCB staff) are welcome at Governing Council meetings.  Join the BSA Announcements mailing list to receive schedule and agenda information for these meetings. For minute from past meetings, see the GC Meeting Minutes Log.

EXECUTIVE BOARD 2020-21

PHOTO NAME/ROLE/DEPARTMENT TERM (FY) CONTACT INFO COMMITTEE
Stephanie Alcid
Stephanie Alcid
Graduate Student Advisor,
Political Science
2018-21
+1 510 642-9830
Co-Chair
Anthony Merrill
Anthony Merrill
Senior Prospect Analyst
University Development, Alumni Relations

2018-21

amerrill@berkeley.edu

+1 510 664-7671 

https://www.linkedin.com/in/ajmerrill/

Co-Chair, New Professionals Network - Lead

Erin Blanton
Erin Blanton
Graduate Student Services Advisor
Political Science
2018-21
Co-Chair Elect, Program & Events - Co-Chair
Bonita Dyess
Bonita Dyess
Circulation/Reserves Supervisor
Earth Sciences/Map Library
2019-22
Co-Chair Elect, Communications, Programs & Events
Michele White
Michelle White
Information Systems Analyst
SAIT Information Technology
2018-21

michelle.white@berkeley.edu

https://www.linkedin.com/in/michelle-white-b8890968/

Treasurer, New Professionals Network
Brian Light
Brian Light
Chief Operations Manager, Social Sciences Division
The Library
2018-21
+1 510 643-5612
CUCSA Senior Delegate, Programs & Events
Arlene Banaga
Arlene Banaga
Human Resources Generalist
Berkeley Regional Services SHARE Region
2019-22
CUCSA Junior Delegate, Career Development/Mentorship, Excellence in Management

GOVERNING COUNCIL MEMBERS 

PHOTO NAME/ROLE/DEPARTMENT TERM (FY) CONTACT INFO COMMITTEE 
Irania Alacron
Instructional Support Team Lead
Plant Microbial Biology (PMB)
2020-23

Jeremy Brooks
Assistant Director for L&S, Social Impact Lead
Career Center
2020-23

Michael Cervantes
2020-23

Lisa Chang
Lisa Chang
Senior Business Systems Analyst
Financial Aid Office
2019-22
Career Development/Mentorship, Data
Jessica De Anda
Student Experience Specialist
EWMBA Program Office
2020-23

Lupe Gallegos-Diaz
Director, Chicanx Latinx Student Development
Division of Equity and Inclusion
2020-23

Sarah Gaugler
Sarah Gaugler
Research Administrator
Engineering Research Support Organization (ERSO)
2019-22
Career Development/Mentorship, Excellence in Management
Jessica Gorsuch - School of Public Health
Jessica Gorsuch
Program Coordinator
School of Public Health
2019-22
Communications
Nicole Lowy
Department Manager
Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology
2020-23

Michael Mann
Sr. Conduct Coordinator
Center for Student Conduct
2020-23

Kalie Sacco
Chief of Staff
Lawence Hall of Science
2020-23

Sydney Saubestre
Research Coordinator
Human Rights Center, Berkeley Law
2020-23

Serra Sengra
Program Manager: Jumpstart
Institute of Human Development
2020-23

Anthony Suen
Director of Programs
Data Science Education Program
2020-23

Sumali Tuchrello
Senate Analyst
Academic Senate
2020-23

Lisa Weber
Lisa Weber
Project Manager, Library IT
The Library
2018-21
+1 510 296-4332

Communications
Samantha Zepeda - Berkieley Law
Samantha Zepeda
Annual Fund Officer
Berkeley Law
2019-22
Programs and Events, Co-Chair