GPAC Election Results

Congrats to the 2014-15 GPAC Board!

The GPAC Board would like to extend our congratulations to the new Leadership! We wish you the best for 2014-15!

Executive Board
Angie Jean-Marie

Kaya Okuniewski

Executive Officer
Brittany Melo

Finance Officer
Andres Vedova

MPP Committee
Francine Tran

Online MPA Committee
Jason Shofner

Social Committee
Yuxuan Ji

And as a reminder, the following positions are vacant. The 2014-15 Board will begin filling these seats shortly.

  • Communications Officer
  • Alumni Relations Officer
  • GSG Senator
  • GPAC Ambassador
  • Webmaster
  • MPA Committee
  • Non-Profit Committee
  • Professional Development Committee
  • Sacramento Committee

If you are interested in any of these vacant positions, please email

GPAC Elections

GPAC is pleased to kick off the GPAC Elections for the leadership positions that will represent all MPA and MPP students in the 2014-15 Academic Year. Voting will take place between March 10th and 12th, and winners will be announced on March 14th.

The only contested position is for Vice President. Each candidate has provided a statement on why they are best suited for the position of GPAC Vice President. We wish each candidate the best of luck as they engage in a respectful campaign process.

The candidates for Vice President are:


Kaya Okuniewski

Rhett Paranay

Jennifer Power

The following positions from the Executive Committee are uncontested: President, Executive Officerand Finance Officer. The following committees are also uncontested: MPP Committee, Online MPA Committee and Social Committee. Each of these officers and committees will be announced on March 14.

The new GPAC Leadership Board (2014-15) will go through an additional process to fill vacancies on the board. Based on the current structure of the board, the following positions/committees will be vacant: Communications Officer, Alumni Relations Officer, GSG Senator, GPAC Ambassador, Webmaster, MPA Committee, Non-Profit Committee, Professional Development Committee, and Sacramento Committee. If you are interested in any of these positions, please send an email to GPAC stating your interest.

Fight on!

GPAC 2014-15 Elections

Hi All,

It’s that time of year again. If you’ve enjoyed this year’s GPAC events and are looking for a way to give back and to lead, you should consider running for GPAC leadership for next year.

Come to an info session on Feb. 24th at 5:00pm in TCC 432. More information and RSVPs can be found here: GPAC Elections Information Session 2.

If you can’t make the info session, please contact Justin at or Jackson at Also, take note of the following documents:

Spring 2014 GPAC Elections

GPAC Bylaws 2013-14 proposed

Appendix A & B – GPAC Officer Descriptions 2013-14 proposed

Thanks, and fight on!