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:


Contact: gro@jhu.edu


Acting Chair for summer 2018: Linda Tchernyshyov, History


Acting co-chair for summer 2018: Elina Spyrou, Environmental Health and Engineering


Administrative Positions


Contact: secretary.gro@gmail.com


Contact: treasurer.gro@gmail.com


Eugenia Volkova

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering


Acting treasurer for summer 2018: Swetha Kumar, 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

Aidan Crank

Computer Science


Advocacy Positions

Advocacy Chairs

Contact: advocacy.gro@gmail.com

Santosh Paidi

Mechanical Engineering


Acting advocacy chair for summer 2018: Yanrong Xiao, Civil Engineering


Health Concerns Chair

Contact: healthconcerns.gro@gmail.com

Wellness Chair

Contact: spunuga1@jhu.edu




Sai Akanksha Punuganti

Biomedical Engineering


Security Concerns Chair




Professional Development Chair

Contact: grodal1@jhu.edu

Gabriela Rodal

Biomedical Engineering


Social Positions

Social Chairs

Contact: social.gro@jhu.edu

Elmer Zapata-Mercado


Elliot Wainwright

Materials Science & Engineering


Intercampus Chair

Contact: vpapaio1@jhu.edu


Vasileios Papaioannou

Electrical & Computer Engineering