Meet the Candidates

These are your Rutgers Rise candidates for the positions of President, Vice President, and Treasurer of the Rutgers University Student Assembly. Together, they are the most experienced candidates that student government has ever seen at Rutgers.

Evan Covello Candidate for President

Evan Covello

Candidate for President

Evan is a Class of 2018 Planning & Public Policy and Human Resource Management double major.  

He is the current RUSA Vice President, and he also serves as the Associate Director of the Association of Big Ten Students. 

Christie Schweighardt Candidate for Vice President

Christie Schweighardt

Candidate for Vice President

Christie is a Class of 2018 Health Administration Major.

She is the current RUSA Chief of Staff, and she is on the planning committee for Rutgers Relay for Life.

Shannon Chang Candidate for Treasurer

Shannon Chang

Candidate for Treasurer

Shannon is a Class of 2018 Finance Major.

She is the current RUSA Treasurer, and she sits on the Allocations Board which funds over 500 student organizations.

 

SAS Senators At-Large

Megan Coyne

Christiana Dalton

Francesca Petrucci

Ini Ross

Cecilia Salazar

Julie Serrano

Natalie Settimo

 

Busch Campus

Senator- Parker Molello

2018- Anthony Tellez

2019- Jessica Tuazon

2020- Billy Cundiff

 

College Avenue Campus

Senator- Jaidev Phadke

2018- Rita Portenti

2019- Shannon Thompson

2020- Alex Lilly

 

Cook Campus

Senator- Samantha Booth

2018- Dylan Gonzalez

2019- Kishan Patel

2020- Alexandra Anderson

 

Douglass Campus

Senator- Naimi Patel

2018- Damilola Onifade

2019- Sabeen Rokerya

2020- Samantha Douglas

 

Livingston Campus

Senator- Claudia Marconi

2018- Casey Veit

2020- Dante Intindola

 

Off Campus

Senator- Viktor Krapivin

Rep- Calvin Ferrera

Rep- Josh Knowles

Rep- Matt Sayde

Rep- Suzanne Link

Rep- Chris Markosian

Rep- Kate Brandt

 

Commuter

Senator- Om Kothari

Rep- Kranthi Mandava

Rep- Sruti Madhusudhan