THE 2019-2020 EXECUTIVE BOARD

Abi McGowan (President)   Year: 4th    Hometown: Cincinnati, OH    Major(s): Political Science and International Relations and Diplomacy w/ minors in Chinese and History    Responsibilities: Running weekly and Exec Board meetings, overseeing operations of organization    Favorite Part of CCWA: Dmcs while driving to conferences

Abi McGowan (President)

Year: 4th

Hometown: Cincinnati, OH

Major(s): Political Science and International Relations and Diplomacy w/ minors in Chinese and History

Responsibilities: Running weekly and Exec Board meetings, overseeing operations of organization

Favorite Part of CCWA: Dmcs while driving to conferences

Sasha Zborovsky (Vice President)   Year: 4th    Hometown: Cleveland, OH    Major(s): English and History w/ minor in Hebrew    Responsibilities: Secondary liaison and point of contact to all outside organization and campus administration. I also organize CCWA 10s and perform all the duties of the President in the event the President became unable.    Favorite Part of CCWA: I love the unique collection of people in CCWA. Our members come from across the world and express a variety of interests, ranging from medicine to theater, yet we remain bonded by our dedication to global affairs. And of course, our international dinner nights.

Sasha Zborovsky (Vice President)

Year: 4th

Hometown: Cleveland, OH

Major(s): English and History w/ minor in Hebrew

Responsibilities: Secondary liaison and point of contact to all outside organization and campus administration. I also organize CCWA 10s and perform all the duties of the President in the event the President became unable.

Favorite Part of CCWA: I love the unique collection of people in CCWA. Our members come from across the world and express a variety of interests, ranging from medicine to theater, yet we remain bonded by our dedication to global affairs. And of course, our international dinner nights.

Simona Jasova (Director of Finance)   Year: 3rd    Hometown: Prague, Czech Republic    Major(s): International Business and French    Responsibilities: Handling anything to do with finances (bank accounts, fundraising, Model UN finances, etc.)    Favorite Part of CCWA: All the different people I was able to meet and the lasting friendships I’ve made

Simona Jasova (Director of Finance)

Year: 3rd

Hometown: Prague, Czech Republic

Major(s): International Business and French

Responsibilities: Handling anything to do with finances (bank accounts, fundraising, Model UN finances, etc.)

Favorite Part of CCWA: All the different people I was able to meet and the lasting friendships I’ve made

INTERNAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE (IAC)

Kathleen Fink (Director of Membership)   Year: 2nd    Hometown: St. Louis, MO    Major(s): International Relations & Diplomacy, Economics, and Spanish    Responsibilities: Organizing club events (Cabin Trip, International Dinner Nights, Parents Weekend, etc), making both old and new members feel welcome, taking attendance, leading the IAC    Favorite Part of CCWA: Becoming friends with people who are as interested in and passionate about global affairs as me, also MUN conferences

Kathleen Fink (Director of Membership)

Year: 2nd

Hometown: St. Louis, MO

Major(s): International Relations & Diplomacy, Economics, and Spanish

Responsibilities: Organizing club events (Cabin Trip, International Dinner Nights, Parents Weekend, etc), making both old and new members feel welcome, taking attendance, leading the IAC

Favorite Part of CCWA: Becoming friends with people who are as interested in and passionate about global affairs as me, also MUN conferences

Lizzy Roka (Executive Secretary)   Year: 2nd    Hometown: Toledo, OH    Major(s): Political Science and Geography w/ minor in French    Responsibilities: Maintaining the CCWA website, newsletter, blog, and social media    Favorite Part of CCWA: Making bad puns in all club media representation

Lizzy Roka (Executive Secretary)

Year: 2nd

Hometown: Toledo, OH

Major(s): Political Science and Geography w/ minor in French

Responsibilities: Maintaining the CCWA website, newsletter, blog, and social media

Favorite Part of CCWA: Making bad puns in all club media representation

Anthony Perrins (Recruitment Chair)   Year: 2nd    Hometown: Cleveland, OH    Major(s): International Relations & Diplomacy w/minors in Arabic and Economics    Responsibilities: Attracting new members, advising them, and making sure they stay involved in our wonderful organization    Favorite Part of CCWA: Arguing with people (whether at conferences or in our weekly meetings)

Anthony Perrins (Recruitment Chair)

Year: 2nd

Hometown: Cleveland, OH

Major(s): International Relations & Diplomacy w/minors in Arabic and Economics

Responsibilities: Attracting new members, advising them, and making sure they stay involved in our wonderful organization

Favorite Part of CCWA: Arguing with people (whether at conferences or in our weekly meetings)

EXTERNAL AFFAIRS COMMITTEE (EAC)

 
Emily Needham (Director of Outreach)   Year: 2nd    Hometown: Cleveland, OH    Major(s): Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE) and History w/ minors in Dance and German    Responsibilities: I connect CCWA to the outside world, which includes inviting guest speakers and organizing collaborations with other student orgs    Favorite Part of CCWA: Meeting friends who are super passionate about International Affairs and who make being nerdy look cool!

Emily Needham (Director of Outreach)

Year: 2nd

Hometown: Cleveland, OH

Major(s): Philosophy, Politics, and Economics (PPE) and History w/ minors in Dance and German

Responsibilities: I connect CCWA to the outside world, which includes inviting guest speakers and organizing collaborations with other student orgs

Favorite Part of CCWA: Meeting friends who are super passionate about International Affairs and who make being nerdy look cool!

Jacob Chang (Marketing Chair)   Year: 2nd    Hometown: Nanjing, China    Major(s): Computer and Information Science and Psychology    Responsibilities: Making promotional items/merchandise, promoting CCWA to the whole campus    Favorite Part of CCWA: Doing Model UN with people from different parts of the world and meeting new friends who share common interests

Jacob Chang (Marketing Chair)

Year: 2nd

Hometown: Nanjing, China

Major(s): Computer and Information Science and Psychology

Responsibilities: Making promotional items/merchandise, promoting CCWA to the whole campus

Favorite Part of CCWA: Doing Model UN with people from different parts of the world and meeting new friends who share common interests

 

BRANCH LEADERS

Piper Womelsdorf (Head Delegate)   Year: 3rd    Hometown: Cincinnati, OH    Major(s): International Relations & Diplomacy and Arabic w/ minor in Geography    Responsibilities: Model United Nations team management (conference schedule & logistics, delegate training, etc.)    Favorite Part of CCWA: Finding my community at Ohio State

Piper Womelsdorf (Head Delegate)

Year: 3rd

Hometown: Cincinnati, OH

Major(s): International Relations & Diplomacy and Arabic w/ minor in Geography

Responsibilities: Model United Nations team management (conference schedule & logistics, delegate training, etc.)

Favorite Part of CCWA: Finding my community at Ohio State

Yazan Anani (Head Delegate)   Year: 2nd    Hometown: Columbus, OH    Major(s): Political Science and Economics w/ minor in Spanish    Responsibilities: Model United Nations team management    Favorite Part of CCWA: Jam sessions at weekly meetings

Yazan Anani (Head Delegate)

Year: 2nd

Hometown: Columbus, OH

Major(s): Political Science and Economics w/ minor in Spanish

Responsibilities: Model United Nations team management

Favorite Part of CCWA: Jam sessions at weekly meetings

Vince Glidden (OSUMUN Secretary-General)   Year: 2nd    Hometown: Akron, OH    Major(s): Economics w/ minors in Italian and Political Science    Responsibilities: Running and organizing OSUMUN, our high school MUN conference    Favorite Part of CCWA: Making new friends and experiencing new things, especially at conferences

Vince Glidden (OSUMUN Secretary-General)

Year: 2nd

Hometown: Akron, OH

Major(s): Economics w/ minors in Italian and Political Science

Responsibilities: Running and organizing OSUMUN, our high school MUN conference

Favorite Part of CCWA: Making new friends and experiencing new things, especially at conferences