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Executive Board

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Alex Goldbeck

Alex Goldbeck

Ombudsperson

Major: International Affairs, Economics
Concentration: Security Policy
Pronouns: she/her/hers
Year: Junior
SIR class: Sigma

Andrea Grimaldo

Andrea Grimaldo

Executive Vice President

Major: International Affairs, Philosophy (Public Affairs Focus)
Concentrations: Conflict Resolution
Pronouns: she/her/hers

Andrea is a junior from Houston, TX. She is studying International Affairs and Philosophy and is a Cisneros scholar at the Cisneros Hispanic Leadership Institute. In addition to SIR, she is part of GW’s College Next Door, The Diversity & Inclusion Assembly of the Student Association, and GW’s Voices for Choices. During her free time, she enjoys podcasting, running on the national mall, and spending time with friends.

Brenda Santiago-Ramos

Brenda Santiago-Ramos

VP of Philanthropy

Major: International Affairs
Minor: Arabic
Year: Sophomore
SIR class: Sigma

Chow Paueksakon

Chow Paueksakon

VP of Professional Development

Major: International Affairs
Pronouns: he/him/his
Year: Sophomore
SIR class: Tau

Gabby Zeidler

Gabby Zeidler

Ombudsperson

Major: International Affairs, Peace Studies
Concentration: International Development
Pronouns: she/her/hers
Year: Junior
SIR class: Tau

Langston Shellist

Langston Shellist

President

Major: International Affairs
Minor: Public Health
Concentration: Environmental Studies
Year: Junior
SIR class: Rho

Logan Oliver

Logan Oliver

VP of Internal Affairs

Major: International Affairs, Political Science
Minor: Chinese
Concentration: Security Policy
Pronouns: he/him/his
Year: Sophomore
SIR class: Tau

Natalia Perez Velez

Natalia Perez Velez

VP of Marketing

Major: International Affairs
Minor: Communications
Concentration: International Development
Pronouns: she/her/hers
Year: Sophomore
SIR class: Upsilon

Shreya Sathish

Shreya Sathish

VP of Social Affairs

Major: International Affairs
Minor: Dance
Concentrations: Asia, Global Public Health
Pronouns: she/her/hers

Shreya was born and raised in Fremont, California. She is a sophomore studying International Affairs with a minor in dance. Her hobby is dancing, and she has been dancing since she was five! She has been volunteering with domestic violence organizations for the past four years. She love Thai food, reading, and rom coms!

Valentina Trujillo

Valentina Trujillo

VP of Membership

Major: International Affairs
Concentration: Security Policy
Pronouns: she/her/hers
Year: Sophomore
SIR class: Tau

Vinithra Sudhakar

Vinithra Sudhakar

VP of Academics

Major: International Affairs
Minor: Applied Ethics
Concentration: International Development
Pronouns: she/her/hers

Vinithra (V) is a junior originally from the great state of North Carolina. She is interested in US-Asia relations, particularly sustainable economic development and foreign investments in Southeast Asia. In addition to SIR, she is a part of MZZ Ventures, a student consulting club, and the LEAP Student Advisory Committee. In her free time, she works on her goal of watching every major sitcom of the past 30 years.

Declan Duggan

Declan Duggan

VP of Finance

Major: International Affairs
Concentration: Security Policy
Personal pronouns: he/him/his

Declan was born and raised in New York City and is a rising sophomore in the Elliott School studying international affairs concentrating in security policy. At GW Declan is a member of strategic crisis simulations and occasionally writes opinions for The Hatchet. Currently, Declan is a field intern on Andrew Yang’s mayoral campaign in New York. Outside of school he enjoys cooking, exploring new places, and nerding out over random political issues.

Ria Deval

Ria Deval

Executive Vice President

Major: International Affairs
Minor: Public Health
Concentration: International Development
Personal pronouns: she/her/hers

Ria is a junior from Basking Ridge, New Jersey. In addition to her involvement with SIR, Ria serves as finance chair on GW Raas and volunteers as an EMT in her hometown. During her time in DC, she has interned for the Embassy of Jordan and the Near East South Asia Center for Strategic Studies. In her free time, Ria enjoys trying new coffee places, watching reality TV, and reading.