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 2018-19 are:

Chair and Co-Chair

Contact: gro@jhu.edu



Aidan Crank

WSE: Computer Science

Prateek Bhatnagar

WSE: Computer Science


Administrative Positions


Contact: secretary.gro@gmail.com


Contact: treasurer.gro@gmail.com

Eugenia Volkova

WSE: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Swetha Kumar

WSE: Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering


Administrative and Funding

Contact: funding.gro@gmail.com

Communications Chair

Contact: communications.gro@gmail.com


Acting admin and funding chair for summer 2018:Jaime Martinez Grundman, Biophysics




Parliamentarian & Legacy Chair

Contact: gro.archive@gmail.com

GRO Guide Chair


Shane Arlington

Materials Science & Engineering

Pronouns: he/him/his




Advocacy Positions

Advocacy Chairs

Contact: advocacy.gro@gmail.com

Lauren Mushro

KSAS: German and Romance Languages and Literature

Michael P. Busch

KSAS: Physics

Pronouns: he/him


Health Concerns Chair

Contact: healthconcerns.gro@gmail.com

Wellness Chair

Contact: spunuga1@jhu.edu

Benj Shapiro

WSE: Computer Science

Sai Akanksha Punuganti

WSE: Biomedical Engineering

Pronouns: she/her/hers


Security Concerns Chair

Stephanie Saxton

KSAS: Political Science


Professional Development Chair

Contact: grodal1@jhu.edu

Gabriela Rodal

WSE: Biomedical Engineering


Social Positions

Social Chairs

Contact: social.gro@jhu.edu

Elmer Zapata-Mercado

KSAS: Biophysics

Elliot Wainwright

Materials Science & Engineering


Intercampus Chair

Contact: vpapaio1@jhu.edu


Vasileios Papaioannou

WSE: Electrical & Computer Engineering