Now introducing the Gemstone Student Council Finance Committee for 2015-2016!
Vice-President of Finances: Nate Nenortas
Nate is a junior Biochemistry major and part of Gemstone Team MTB. As Vice-President, he hopes to effectively fundraise and manage the budget for the Gemstone Student Council and is excited about the new lineup of fashionable GEMS apparel that will be hitting the shelves soon! Nate loves playing rugby and watching The Wire and Spongebob Squarepants. If he could eat any food for the rest of his life it would be burgers and barbeque, for sure.
Budget Chair: Patrick Shan
Patrick is a sophomore Finance and Mathematics major here on the Finance Committee. His primary directive on the Gemstone Student Council is to help manage the GSC budget. Like any sane person, Patrick is looking forward to the GSC Jason’s Deli fundraiser. Patrick enjoys sleeping, watching Community, and eating pickled vegetables. His favorite part of Gemstone? Dr. Coale. Obviously.
Fundraising Co-Chair: Neha Kalla
Neha is a freshman Chemical Engineering major. She loves Gemstone because of the community: filled to the brim with ambitious and intelligent people. As Fundraising Co-Chair, Neha hopes to run successful fundraisers and get more people involved in Gemstone events, and is super excited about Gems Formal! In her free time, Neha enjoys running, reading, writing, and listening to music. Her favorite food is Chana Masala, which is a very tasty chickpea curry. Her favorite class right now is PHYS260: Thermodynamics!
Fundraising Co-Chair: Jay Swayambunatham
Jay is a sophomore Mathematics major on team MATRIX. He hopes to help the Gemstone Student Council by being involved in the planning and execution of a variety of fun fundraisers. Jay’s favorite part about UMD is the amazing people he’s met. Jay is a cat person, and also thinks that the squirrels on South Campus are different from their northern brethren. In his free time, Jay enjoys watching sports as well as The Daily Show. Jay is in love with Oreos.
-28 October, 2015 - David Nguyen