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 minutes from past meetings, see the GC Meeting Minutes Log.

EXECUTIVE BOARD 2022-23

PHOTO NAME/ROLE/DEPARTMENT TERM (FY) CONTACT INFO COMMITTEE
Lupe Gallegos-Diaz
Lupe Gallegos-Diaz
Director, Chicanx Latinx Student Development
Division of Equity and Inclusion
2020-23
+1 510 642-1802
Co-Chair
DEIB
Excellence in Management
Claire-Marie Kooi
Claire-Marie Kooi
Associate Director, MPS Scholars
PPhysical Sciences Dean's Office
2021-24
+1 510 664-5021
Co-Chair
Excellence in Management 
Jeremy Brooks
Jeremy Brooks
Assistant Director for L&S, Social Impact Lead
Career Center
2020-23
+1 805 202-6303

Sr. CUCSA Delegate
New Professionals Network
Career Development/Mentorship

Mark Davis

Mark Davis
Director of Facilities for the Bio Sciences Division 
Bio Sciences Dean's Office

2022-25

medavis@berkeley.edu

+ 1 510 387-4184

https://www.linkedin.com/in/mark-davis-7b1178189/

Operations Manager

Career Development/ Mentorship

Anika Dokes
Human Resources Generalist III
Doe Library

2021-24

Co-Chair Elect

Shelly Gough  Shelly Gough
Sr. HR Business Partner
BEARS/BRS
2021-24

gough@berkeley.edu

+ 510 990-2263

www.linkedin.com/in/shelly-gough-757232b7

Co-Chair Elect

Programs & Events

Courtney Klein
Courtney Klein
Gift Planning Coordinator
University Development and Alumni Relations
2021-24

Jr. CUCSA Delegate

Communications
Programs & Events

Sanchita Pal
Sanchita Pal
Contracts and Grant Supervisor
ERSO/BRS
2021-24

Treasurer

Career Development/Mentorship
Excellence in Management

GOVERNING COUNCIL MEMBERS 

PHOTO NAME/ROLE/DEPARTMENT TERM (FY) CONTACT INFO COMMITTEE 
Irania Alacron
Irania Alarcon
Instructional Support Team Lead
Plant Microbial Biology (PMB)
2020-23
+1 510 642-2259
Career Development/Mentorship
Communications
Patrick Allen Patrick G. Allen
Senate Analyst
Berkeley Division of the Academic Senate
2022-25

pgallen@berkeley.edu

+1 510 664-7330

http://linkedin.com/in/patrick-g-allen-006a202

Excellence in Management

DEIB

Jen Brand
Jen Brand
Associate Director, Board of Visitors Operations
University Development and Alumni Relations
2021-24
Communications

Hawkin Chan Hawkin Chan
Digital Communications Specialist
California Social Work Education Center (CalSWEC)

2022-25

hawkinchan@berkeley.edu

+ 1 510 664-4715

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

Communications
Alicia Dixon
Executive Analyst Civil Rights and Whistleblower
Office of Prevention Harassment and Discrimination (OPHD)
2022-25

adixon@berkeley.edu

+ 1 510 409-8358

Communications
Sammy Ephraim Samrawit "Sammy" Ephraim
Business Manager
Real Estate Services
2022-25

sephraim@berkeley.edu

+ 1 510 541-9583

https://www.linkedin.com/in/samrawit-ephraim-003828b4/

DEIB

Nicole Lowy
Nicole Lowy
Department Manager
Environmental Science, Policy & Management
2020-23
+1 510 642-6490
Excellence in Management
Hennrriette Mena Henrriette Mena
Senior Development Director, Special Events and Donor Engagement
Athletics
2022-25

hmena@berkeley.edu

+1 510 642-2710

Communications
Excellence in Management

Marvin Morris
Marvin Morris
Executive Assistant
University Development and Alumni Relations
2021-24
+1 213 453-6632
Communications
William Orta

William Orta
Director of Student Services
Mechanical Engineering/Nuclear Engineering

2022-25

worta@berkeley.edu

+1 510 642-5085

https://www.linkedin.com/in/william-orta/

Communications

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

 Excellence in Management
New Professionals Network

Eric Sickles Eric Sickles
Assistant Director, Compliance
Athletics
2022-25

ericsickles@berkeley.edu

+1 510 325-7593

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

New Professionals Network
Warren Whitfield Warren Whitfield
Manager, Student Health Insurance Office
University Health Services
2022-25

wwhitfield@berkeley.edu

+1 510 664-4972

Excellence in Management

DEIB