ASWU Senate Members

Senate President:

  • Rebecca Brownlee 

Senate President Pro Tempore:

  • Thao Tran 

Class of 2016 Senators:

  • Teo Ekstrom
  • Anastasia Fedorova
  • Tori Leder
  • Natasha Parekh*
  • Jake Saiki

Class of 2017 Senators:

  • Elizabeth Gill* 
  • Pierre Kaptainian
  • Kristen Kittelson
  • Kate Steffy
  • Seika Tsuchimoto**
  • Zach Ward

Class of 2018 Senators:

  • Maya Gordon*
  • Liz Hartman
  • Joseph Landoni
  • Dana Morita
  • Thao Tran

Class of 2019 Senators

  • Conrad Bormann
  • Baye Danielson 
  • Gianina Lyons* 
  • Mary-Kate Sloper 
  • Davis Wolfe

*Class Whip

** ASP Senator 

Senate Meetings:

Every Thursday at 7pm in Montag Den (beginning Sept. 26)

Senate meetings are open to the public and if you are interested in ASWU or have a question for Senate feel free to come!

Powers & Responsibilities of the Senate

  • The Senate shall enforce the Constitution and Bylaws.
  • The Senate shall be the ultimate authority over all ASWU affairs. This power may not be delegated to any other committee or board. All ASWU Committees, Boards, and Officers shall be accountable to Senate.
  • The Senate shall have the power to investigate and report on any area of student life and shall make any necessary recommendations to the proper person(s) or committee(s).
  • The Senate is also the final authority on all budgets recommended by Club Approval and Finance Board and the Treasurer.

Check out the 2014 ASWU report.