Georgetown Bipartisan Coalition is a broad organization whose membership consists of students from both ends of the political spectrum, as well as members who are unaffiliated with a party. Our Executive Board consists of active GBC members who, in addition to participating in our many events as members of our General Assembly, also aid in planning and carrying out events for the Georgetown community. Learn more here about who serves on our board, and what their particular political interests are!
President – TJ Mukundan
Vice President – Diego De La Torre
Diego De La Torre is a Senior in the SFS studying international politics with a focus on foreign policy. Born and raised in El Paso, Texas, Diego has been in a variety of political groups since his freshman year of high school. Diego’s main interests lie in immigration, foreign policy, and economic cooperation between the USA and our allies.
Treasurer – Matteo Caulfield
Matteo Caulfield is a Sophomore in the college studying Classics and Government. He has campaigned for both Democrats and Republicans in the Chicagoland area and hopes to go into law after undergrad. Matteo is especially interested in military policy and the pro-life/pro-choice debate.
Director of Roundtables – Tyler Van Patten
Tyler Van Patten is a Sophomore in the college majoring in Political Economy and minoring in Philosophy. He is originally from Burlington, Wisconsin, and joined the GBC board in the fall of 2020. His main political interests lie in tax and tariff policy and international trade.
Director of Communications – Claire Cushman
Claire Cushman is a Junior in the College studying Psychology and Economics. She joined the board of GBC the fall of 2018 and she is from Boston, Massachusetts. Claire is especially interested in the environment and criminal justice.
Director of On-Campus Affairs – Daniel Rogov
Daniel Rogov is a Sophomore in the college planning to double major in Government and Economics. Daniel is from Brooklyn, New York and credits his upbringing in New York City to his belief in the necessity of understanding and accepting different opinions on political issues. He is especially interested in foreign policy, the U.S. judicial system, and political discourse throughout campaigning and governing.
Director of Off-Campus Affairs – Grace Eggleston
Grace Eggleston is a Sophomore in the SFS studying International Political Economy with a minor in German. Grace grew up in Virginia and Massachusetts and now lives in West Virginia. She is particularly interested in economic development, trade, and intersections between state and federal governance systems.
Director of Membership – Maya Valliath
Maya Valliath is a Sophomore in the college majoring in Mathematics and Government and minoring in Computer Science. She is from the north suburbs of Chicago and is particularly interested in healthcare and immigration.
Editor of the Consensus – Sanjay Gospodinov
Sanjay Gospodinov is a Sophomore in the college.
Senior Advisor – Monique Childress
Monique Childress is a Senior in the SFS majoring in Regional and Comparative Studies for Africa and Western Europe with a focus on global health and development minoring in German. She has studied abroad in Germany and Ghana. Monique is from Manhattan Beach, California and is particularly interested in the environment and foreign policy.
Senior Advisor – Will Perrone
Will Perrone is a Senior in the college.
Secretary – TBD
This position is filled annually following the first meeting of the GBC General Assembly. Historically, this position has been filled by a freshman who is committed to the ideas in our mission statement, and is willing to commit themselves and their time to the Executive Board.