Meet the Council

Student Representatives

Akshar Bhagat

Undergraduate, 2nd year

"With the technology at our disposal, the possibilities are unbounded. All we need to do is make sure we keep talking." -Stephen Hawking

Daniella Espinoza

Undergraduate, 4th year (transfer)
Political Science & Chicano Studies

"I am passionate about being part of the change that technology brings. With this, I am also passionate about including the issue of equity in conversations surrounding this change."

Kyra Abrams

Undergraduate, 4th year
Interdisciplinary Studies

"Technology touches everyone, everywhere, and I want to be part of that.” -Caitlin Stanton

Angela Zablocki

Undergraduate, 4th year (transfer)
Microbial Biology

"Every student deserves a voice and opportunity, access to technology provides both!"

Geoffrey Mosoti

Master's student, 1st year
Advanced Architectural Design

"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic." -Arthur C. Clarke

Nicholas Ngai

Undergraduate, 3rd year
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

"Technology is the foundation upon which society is built. Build nice things."

Arlyn Moreno Luna

Doctoral student, 3rd year
Education - Critical Studies of Race, Class & Gender

"Science and technology revolutionize our lives, but memory, tradition and myth frame our response." -Arthur Schlesinger

James Weichert

Undergraduate, 3rd year
Computer Science & Data Science

"Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes." -Edsger Dijkstra

Princess Gordon

Master's student, 1st year
Information & Management Systems

"The technology you use impresses no one. The experience you create with it is everything." -Sean Gerety

Chloe Kauffman

Master's student, 2nd year
Evening/Weekend Master's in Business Administration

"Free exchange of information is foundational for knowledge growth, which controls opportunity and is impossible without open, unadulterated access to the Internet."

Julisa Gaytan

Undergraduate, 3rd year
Sociology & Public Health

"Technology has become increasingly integral to our daily lives, so much so that we can often forget how inaccessible it can be. I want to be part of the solution as we work toward tech equity, especially for traditionally underrepresented and marginalized students."

Tyler Bennett

Undergraduate, 3rd year (transfer)
Social Welfare & Public Health

"There are enough things that bring challenges to our lives, accessing technology should never be one of them for anyone, anywhere."

IT Leadership

Anne Marie Richard

Associate Chief Information Officer
Director, Student Affairs IT

"There are myriad ways to approach technology planning and design; at the end of the day, it should reflect the values and spirit we are committed to and carry with us every day."

Shawna Dark

Chief Academic Technology Officer
Director, Research, Teaching & Learning

“It's supposed to be automatic, but actually you have to push this button.”

Bill Allison, Chief Technology Officer

Bill Allison

Chief Technology Officer

"A machine is more blameless, more sinless even than any animal. It has 
no intentions whatsoever but our own." -Ursula K. Le Guin

Cristóbal Olivares

Director, Student Technologies
Student Affairs IT

"If we summon our courage and humanity, the technology community can play a critical role in the anti-racism movement."

Jenn Stringer

Chief Information Officer (bio)

"Technology can and should be a force for good in the world."