Executive Council 2021-2022

Joel Tyson, President

Program: Chemical, Biochemical and Environmental Engineering

Hometown: Baltimore, MD

Previous Degree(s): BS in Chemical, Biochemical and Environmental Engineering, Biology Track at UMBC

Favorite Quote: “When it’s done, it’s done” – my mom



Ethan Post, Vice-President

Program: Historical Studies, M.A.

Hometown: Akron, Ohio; Baltimore, Maryland

Previous Degree(s):B.A. in Secondary Education of Social Studies, The University of Akron.

Favorite Quote: “Our lives are not our own. We are bound to others, past and present, and by each crime and every kindness, we birth our future.” David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas



Amy Cruz, Treasurer

Program: Master’s of Applied Sociology

Hometown: Wausau, Wisconsin

Previous Degree(s): UMBC Class of 2019 – Anthropology (B.A.) and Gender, Women’s and Sexuality Studies (B.A.)

Favorite Quote: “Non-cooks think it’s silly to invest two hours’ work in two minutes’ enjoyment; but if cooking is evanescent, so is the ballet.” – Julia Child



Akash Vartak, Historian

Program: Ph.D. in Computer Science

Hometown: Pune, India

Previous Degree(s): B.E. in Computer Engineering; M.S. in Computer Science

Favorite Quote: “Talk is cheap. Show me the code.” – Linus Torvalds



Past Executive Boards:

2020-2021 Spring Executive Council

2020-2021 Fall Executive Council

2017-2019 Executive Board

2015-2016 Executive Board

2014-2015 Executive Board

2013-2014 Executive Board