Graduate Student Senate Executive Board

Meet the 2019–20 GSS Executive Board

There are five executive officers that make up the executive board of the Graduate Student Senate (GSS). The executive board is primarily responsible for the coordination, implementation, and evaluation of all GSS initiatives, programs, and services.

GSS President

Annika MiyamotoAnnika Miyamoto
Doctoral Candidate | May 2021
Major: Clinical Psychology
School: School of Nursing and Health Professions
Hometown: Novato, CA
Office Hours: Thursday 1:00-5:00 PM by appointment only
Email: ammiyamoto2@usfca.edu

 

 


Annika Miyamoto was born in San Francisco, CA and raised in the North Bay. She is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in clinical psychology. Annika has previously serves as the Vice President of Mission in 2018-2019 and a Senator Representative for School of Nursing and Health Professions in 2017-2018. She graduated cum laude in 2015 from Sonoma State University with a Bachelors of Arts degree in Psychology. In serving as an active member of the Graduate Student Senate over the past two years, Annika has learned aspects of effective leadership with concentrations in boosting graduate senate engagement and advocacy of underrepresented student groups. Aside from academics and clinical work, Annika enjoys spending time with her two dogs, reading for pleasure, and attending community events.

Vice President of Internal Affairs

Min KimMin Kim 

M.S. Candidate | May 2020
Major: Master's Entry-Master of Science in Nursing 
School: School of Nursing and Health Professions
Hometown: Houston, TX
Office Hours: Thursday 9:00AM-12:00 PM by appointment only
Email: mskim@dons.usfca.edu

 


Min is currently serving as the Vice President of Internal Affairs in the Graduate Student Senate. She was born in Seoul, South Korea and moved to Texas when she was eight. Prior to moving to California last year, she lived in Texas, Washington, D.C., and North Virginia. In her free time, she likes to read, watch movies, keep up with her sport teams (Texans, Rockets, Nationals), and trying out new restaurants.

Vice President of Treasury

Vivek PawarVivek Pawar

M.S. Candidate | December 2019
Major: Financial Analysis
School: School of Management
Hometown: New Delhi, India
Office Hours: Thursday 2:00-5:00 PM by appointment only
Email: vpawar@dons.usfca.edu

 

 

Vivek Pawar currently serves as the VP of Treasury for GSS. He moved to California in 2018 to pursue his Master's in financial analysis. In his spare time, he likes to play basketball, swim and go on new adventures.

Vice President of External Affairs

Krystie MatthewsKrystie Matthews

D.N.P. Candidate | May 2021
Major: Population Health Leadership - DNP/PHL
School: School of Nursing and Health Professions
Hometown: Oakland, CA
Office Hours: Fridays 11:00AM-2:00 PM by appointment only
Email: kmjohnson13@dons.usfca.edu

 


Krystie Matthews currently serves as the Vice President of External Affairs for the Graduate Student Senate. She moved to California from Florida over 5 years ago to pursue a career in Nursing and is a Clinical Nurse Leader and Registered Nurse. She is a Nursing Instructor in both theory and clinical areas and is a servant leader. She is currently a Doctorate of Nursing Practice student at USF in the Population Health Leadership program. In her spare time she likes reading, working in her garden, and time with her Dalmation puppy.

Vice President of Mission

Sabrina WongSabrina Wong

D.N.P. Candidate | May 2020
Major: Doctorate of Nursing Practice, Family Nurse Practitioner 
School: School of Nursing and Health Professions
Hometown: Danville, CA
Office Hours: Tuesdays 6:00-9:00 PM by appointment only
Email: spwong4@usfca.edu

 

 

Sabrina Wong currently serves as the Vice President of Mission for the Graduate Student Senate. She was born and raised in the Bay Area. After living and attending nursing school in Philadelphia, she worked as a pediatric cardiovascular ICU nurse in San Diego. Currently, she is pursuing her Doctorate of Nursing Practice to become a Family Nurse Practitioner. In her spare time, Sabrina enjoys watching the Golden State Warriors play and trying new foods around the world.