Category: Executive Board

Alexander Gunnerson

Major: International Affairs, Geography Minor: Geographic Information Systems Concentration: International Environmental Studies Alex is a senior from the state of Illinois. While at GW he has been a Resident Advisor on the Vern and a Peer Advisor in the University Honors Program. When he isn’t studying or interning, he can be found...

Evy Vannoy

Major: International Affairs Minor: Religion Concentration: Conflict Resolution Evy was born in Phoenix, Arizona but moved to Antalya, Turkey as a newborn, where she spent her time swimming in the Mediterranean and eating copious amounts of baklava. Consequently, she is interested in Turkish-US relations and regional conflicts in the Middle...

Hailey Knowles

Major: International Affairs Minor: Statistics, Arabic Hailey was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, and is a Junior studying International Affairs with minors in Statistics and Arabic. While at GW, Hailey has interned at the Red Cross, Brookings, and USIP and has an interest in combining statistical research...

Caden Carver

Major: International Affairs Minors: Music, Business Administration Concentration: International Economics Caden is a junior originally from Baton Rouge, Louisiana and before coming to GW he lived in Seoul, South Korea under the State Department’s National Security Language Initiate for Youth. He is currently working as Peer Advisor for the...

Blaise Schaefer

Major: International Affairs Minor: Geographic Information Systems Concentration: Security Policy Blaise is a junior from Phoenix, Arizona who has spent every summer of his life in Montana. He is studying international affairs and absolutely loves any map he can get his hands on. Outside of the classroom, he coaches...

Nupur Savani

Major: International Affairs Minor: Sustainability Concentrations: Africa, International Development Personal Pronouns: She/her/hers Nupur is a senior and an international student from Kenya. In addition to her involvement with SIR as an academic chair and a recruitment chair, she is also a member of the community service sorority, Epsilon Sigma...

Abigail Wilson

Major: Journalism & Mass Communication, French Minor: International Affairs Abigail (Abby) is a sophomore from Wilmette, Illinois. She plans to pursue a career in journalism with an international affairs focus, hopefully travelling and seeing the world along the way! She has interned for a documentary production firm in D.C....

Jessica Gillette

Major: International Affairs Minor: Geographic Information Systems Concentration: Global Public Health Jess is a senior from Houston, Texas but has lived all over the place in the US, from Florida to Alaska. During her time in DC, she has interned on Capitol Hill, for a geography non-profit, and for...

Michael Raphael

Major: International Affairs Minor: Arabic Studies Concentration: Middle East Michael is a junior born and raised in Los Angeles, California. He credits his interest in the Middle East/North Africa region in large part due to his Coptic heritage and periodical visits to the region throughout his early life. When...

Ryan Mackler

Major: International Affairs, Economics Concentration: International Politics Ryan spent the last fall semester in an Arabic language immersion program in Amman, Jordan. His academic areas of interest include the intersection of geopolitics, economics, and energy demand, international and supranational organizations, and energy policy. Outside of the classroom, Ryan enjoys...