Executive Board

The Executive Board of the GRO shall be responsible for implementing all policy decisions of the General Council and for maintaining relations with the University administration on behalf of the GRO.

The current officers on the Executive Board for the year 2019-20 are:



Contact: evolkov2@jhu.edu


Contact: ewainwr2@jhu.edu

Eugenia Volkova

WSE, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, PhD

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Elliot Wainwright

WSE, Materials Science & Engineering, PhD

Pronouns: he/his


Administrative Positions


Contact: secretary.gro@gmail.com


Contact: skumar53@jhu.edu

Shane Arlington

WSE, Materials Science and Engineering, PhD

Swetha Kumar

WSE, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, PhD


Funding Chair

Contact: funding.gro@gmail.com

Communications Chair

Contact: wangui@jhmi.edu

Jaime E. Martinez Grundman

KSAS, Biophysics, PhD

Pronouns: he/him/his

Wangui Mbuguiro

SOM & WSE, Biomedical Engineering, PhD

Pronouns: she/her/hers


Welcome & Guide Chair

Contact: welcome.gro.jhu@gmail.com

Daniel T. McClurkin

KSAS, English, PhD

Pronouns: he/his


Advocacy Positions

Advocacy Chair

Contact: lmushro1@jhu.edu

Advocacy Co-Chair

Contact: (Vacant)

Lauren Mushro

KSAS, German and Romance Languages and Literature




Health Concerns Chair

Contact: benj@jhu.edu

Wellness Chair

Contact: (Vacant)

Benj Shapiro

WSE, Computer Science



Security Concerns Chair

Contact: StephSaxton1111@gmail.com

Stephanie Saxton

KSAS, Political Science


Professional Development Positions

Professional Development Chair

Contact: wliao7@jhu.edu

Weichen “Dora” Liao

WSE, Environmental Engineering, PhD


Social Positions

Social Co-Chair

Contact: pmehta12@jhu.edu

Social Co-Chair

Contact: mvatsan1@jhu.edu

Pranav Mehta

WSE, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Masters


Maansi Vatsan

WSE, Applied Mathematics & Statistics, Masters

Pronouns: she/her


Graduate Involvement Chair

Contact: tara.ghazi@jhu.edu

Intercampus Chair

Contact: (Vacant)

Tara Ghazi

KSAS, Psychological & Brain Sciences, PhD

Pronouns: she/hers