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PLATFORMS

  1. Re-establish shared governance between the administration and students by setting a new precedent for STUDENT-CHANCELLOR RELATIONS.
  • Hold the Chancellor accountable through regular, public forms of communication with the campus, be that a weekly blog post or monthly Fireside Chats
  • Demand student representation on search committees for the next Provost, Vice Chancellor of Finance & Administration, Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs, and Vice Chancellor of Equity & Inclusion
  • Establish monthly meetings between the ASUC President and the Chancellor
  • Invite the Chancellor to Senate meetings and Graduate Assembly meetings at least twice a semester
     

       2. Address the changing national administration and its impact on CAMPUS CLIMATE

  • Establish a Presidential Advisory Council that would include Presidents from umbrella campus organizations to increase the unity of campus action and organizing
  • Work with the External Affairs Vice President to advocate for a sanctuary state
  • Create a refugee student center to help refugee students with academic, mental, and physical well-being and success
     

      3. Propel BASIC NEEDS projects and initiatives at the university administration level

  • Drive student housing to the forefront of the 150th Anniversary capital campaign and ensure the development of more affordable and accessible student housing
  • Launch a Food Security Fund by applying for the Chancellor’s Advisory Committee on Student Services and Fees (CACSSF), which would provide up to 5 complimentary monthly meals at the dining commons for Pell Grant recipients
  • Form an ASUC Student Workers’ Rights Commission to help organize and coordinate student worker efforts with the UAW Union, which represents GSIs and UGSIs
     

QUALIFICATIONS

External Affairs Vice President* (August 2016 - Present)
Associated Students of the University of California
      
Senator* (August 2015 - August 2016)
Associated Students of the University of California
      
Board Member* (August 2016 - Present)
University of California Student Association
      
Founder, Student Representative* (October 2016 - Present) 
City of Berkeley-Student Relations Committee                
      
Co-Facilitator* (August 2016 - Present) 
Chancellor’s Advisory Council on Student-Neighbor Relations
      
Student Representative* (October 2016 - Present)
Student Advisory Council on Financial Aid & Education
      
Student Representative* (August 2016 - Present)
Academic Senate Committee for Undergraduate Scholarships,
Honors, & Financial Aid

 *Titles for identification purposes only 

Delegation Leader* (November 2016)
UC Students of Color Conference

Chair* (August 2015 - August 2016)
ASUC Financial Wellness Commission

Member* (August 2015 - August 2016)
ASUC Senate Finance Committee

Member* (August 2015 - August 2016)
Educational Equity and Excellence Fund

Mayor’s Commissioner* (2015)
Human Welfare and Community Action Commission, City of Berkeley

Member* (2015)
UC Berkeley Food Security Committee

Student Worker* (October 2015 - March 2016)
Center for Studies in Higher Education

President* (September 2014 - May 2015)
Bowles Hall Association