EXECUTIVE BOARD

MEET OUR TEAM!

PRESIDENT

John George

John George is a sophomore in Columbia College majoring in political science. As President, he runs executive board meetings, pushes CPU in new directions, and creates a political home for Columbia newcomers. John is passionate about politics and is is a big fan of liberal democracy.

VICE PRESIDENT

Gabi D'Agostino

Gabi is a sophomore in BC studying statistics. As Vice President, she is a liaison with other groups. She supports the president as well as assists all other positions as needed.

TREASURER

Karina Feng

Karina is a sophomore in CC studying Political Science-Statistics. She is passionate about engaging students in political dialogue around campus and encouraging civic engagement.

OPERATIONS DIRECTOR

Annie Tan 

Annie is a sophomore in CC studying political science. She has worked for multiple political campaigns and is passionate about voter engagement and participation in our democracy.

OUTREACH DIRECTOR

Arman Husein 

Arman is a sophomore in Columbia College studying Economics and Political Science-Statistics. As the Outreach Director, he manages CPU's existing relations with the Columbia community and the wider public and fosters new ones to maximize political awareness.

 

CO-FRESHMAN OUTREACH DIRECTOR

Alisha Arshad 

Alisha is a freshman at Columbia College planning to study Human Rights and Hispanic Studies. As Co-Freshman Outreach Director, she strives to effectively carry out CPU’s goals of increased civil discourse and political involvement among the Class of 2024.

CO-FRESHMAN OUTREACH DIRECTOR

Ryan Bolin

Ryan Bolin is a freshman at Columbia College with an intended major of Economics-Political Science. As Co-Freshman Outreach Director, Ryan intends to grow CPU and being in as many new members as possible.

 

CO-FRESHMAN OUTREACH DIRECTOR

Claire Schnatterback

Claire is a freshman at Columbia College planning to study Political Science. As Freshman Outreach Director, she strives to engage Columbia freshmen in CPU's mission of political dialogue and civic engagement.

 

FUNDRAISING DIRECTOR

Tal Zussman

Tal is a sophomore in SEAS studying Computer Science and Applied Math. As Fundraising Director, he focuses on identifying potential donors and planning fundraising events.

 

EVENTS DIRECTOR

Chase Cutarelli

Chase is a Columbia College sophomore studying Classics and Computer Science. As the Events Director for CPU, he aims to catalyze meaningful experiences and collaborate with the rest of the board in planning different functions.

 

Have questions? Reach out to us about event ideas, inquiries, and concerns at cpu@columbia.edu—we promise we don't bite!