The Executive Committee oversees the Student Government Assembly. They also regularly meet with the President, Provost and other administrators at New York University on behalf of all Student Government leaders in order to advance the student agenda.

Student Government Chair

Ryan Carney, (LS ‘23, WAG ‘24)

On Thursday, April 13, 2023, the Student Government Assembly elected senior Ryan Carney to serve as the next chairperson. Ryan has been a member of the body for almost three years and has served as both a Senator and Director of Finance. He has spearheaded several initiatives including pushing for affordable housing, improving basic needs resources, and efforts to increase the use of open educational resources. Ryan has a few words he wanted to share with you: 

“I am looking forward to serving as the Student Government Chair next year. Our mission is to improve the student experience at NYU, and we cannot do that without your voice. Throughout your entire time at NYU—SGA, as a whole, is here for you. Feel free to reach out, and I am happy to connect with you.”

2023-2024 Officers

Ron Hall at the Presidential Welcome

Ryan Carney


Chair, Student Government

Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

Office Hours: By Appointment

The Student Government Chair is the presiding officer in all Student Government Assembly, Student Senators Council, and Presidents Council meetings, a member of the Executive Board of the University Senate, and is the representative of the needs of the student body from across the Global Network to the University.

Ryan Carney is the contact for all members of the Student Government Assembly.



Vice-Chair, Student Senators Council


The Student Senators Council Vice-Chair is responsible for all committees, including Student Government committees as well as placing Student Government members on University Senate and University Wide committees. The SSC Vice Chair also oversees the grievance process for Student Government and helps with the general operation of Student Government.

Lily Ge, Vice-Chair of  Presidents Council

Mya Sato


Vice-Chair, Presidents Council

Gallatin School of Individualized Study

Office Hours: By Appointment

The Presidents Council Vice-Chair is responsible for the coordination of the Presidents Council meetings, overseeing all university programs and clubs, and is in charge of all student engagement across the university.

Ana Roudebush


Vice-Chair, Global Student Council

College of Arts and Science

Office Hours: By Appointment

Jordan Hubbard, Vice-Chair of Global Student Council

The Global Student Council Vice-Chair is the point person for communication and collaboration with the rest of the Global Network. In order to unite the campuses and sites at NYU and promote the highest quality experience for all NYU students through global advocacy, policy, and programming, the Global Vice Chair is responsible for bringing a global perspective to the discussions at the Global Student Council, Student Senators Council, Student Government Assembly, and the University Senate, as well as increasing student engagement in global programming.

Ana is the contact for Site Ambassadors and the Student Governments in Abu Dhabi and Shanghai.

Leadership Team

The following appointed positions, plus the Executive Committee, make up the Student Government Leadership Team.

Francesca Seni Pardo


Mibel Lora 

Chief of Staff

Ana Gviniashvili

Director, Communications

JJ Briscoe 

Director, Diversity

Steven Zheng

Director, Finance

Angela Chou 

Director, Operations

James Collett 

Director, Initiative Funds 

Seamas Porter

 Elections Commissioner

Ex Officio Cabinet Members

The following appointed positions, are Ex Officio members of the SGA Cabinet.

Vanshita Chandwani 

Deputy Chief of Staff

Pooja Sharma 

Deputy Director, Diversity

Joe McDonough 

Deputy Elections Commissioner

Pei Lin Lu

Deputy Director, Marketing 

Apple Wang 
Deputy Director, Outreach

Anushka Mohanty
Deputy Director, Operations