Office of Student Life : Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

Senior Staff

 

USG is excited to introduce our 2018-2019 Senior Staff! Each of these individuals are extraordinarily dedicated to serving the student body of Ohio State and will be working hard to make sure the student voice is heard!


The Chief of Staff is tasked with ensuring that USG accomplishes its goals by facilitating communication, functionality, transparency, and fluidity throughout the organization. The Chief of Staff also oversees all functions of USG to guarantee that it is a productive organization that works effectively and intentionally for the student body.

 

Zayn Dweik

Chief of Staff

Pronouns: coming soon

 

More information to come on Zayn!

Office Hours:

By appointment for now

Zayn can be reached at dweik.2@osu.edu


The Deputy Chief of Staff is tasked with making sure that Cabinet meetings run smoothly and ensuring that there is fluid and continued communication between Directors and Senior Staff.

 

Sri Vidya Uppalapati

Deputy Chief of Staff

Pronouns: coming soon

 

More information to come on Sri Vidya!

Office Hours:

By appointment for now

Sri Vidya can be reached at uppalapati.5@osu.edu


 

Information on Julia’s position has not yet been uploaded! Come back later to learn more details about Julia’s role in USG.

 

Julia Joseph

Senior Director of Engagement

Pronouns: coming soon

 

More information to come on Julia!

 
Julia can be reached at joseph.519@osu.edu

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Connor Dorony

Senior Counselor to the President

Pronouns: he/him/his

More information to come on Connor!

Connor can be reached at dorony.6@osu.edu


The Senior Counselor to the Vice President works with the General Assembly side of student government. This role includes working with the senators to encourage outreach to ensure that senators are known and accessible to their constituents. In addition, it is the Senior Counselor’s role to assist the Vice President in whatever way they need.

 

Jake Dretzka

Senior Counselor to the Vice President

Pronouns: he/him/his

 

More information to come on Jake!

 

Jake can be reached at dretzka.3@osu.edu


The CFO’s role involves handling USG's share of the Student Activity Fee, a fee that every undergraduate student is required to pay, managing Coke Grant money that our organization receives, and overseeing the allocation of this money to outside student organizations, philanthropies, events, scholarships, and more. It is the CFO’s job to keep track of students' tuition dollars and ensure that this money is spent fairly and ethically.

 

Jacob Catron

Chief Financial Officer

Pronouns: he/him/his

 

More information to come on Jacob!

 

Jacob can be reached at catron.32@osu.edu


The Senior Director of Allocations acts as the chair of the Allocations Committee of General Assembly, which oversees the USG budget and funding for student organizations.

Chase Barnett

Senior Director of Allocations

Pronouns: coming soon

 

More information to come on Chase!

 

Chase can be reached at barnett.563@osu.edu


The Chair of the Undergraduate Caucus leads the undergraduate delegation to University Senate where faculty, students, and administrators legislate on behalf of the Board of Trustees. Responsibilities of this position include coordinating committee representatives to execute USG policy goals and advocating for students through the shared governance system.

 

Katherine (Kate) Greer

Chair of the Undergraduate Caucus

Pronouns: she/her/hers

 

More information to come on Kate!

 

Kate can be reached at greer.219@osu.edu