Graduate Student Senate Senators

Meet the 2019–20 Senator Representatives

There are up to nine senator representatives to complete the Graduate Student Senate. They represent the voice of the Associated Graduate Students of the University of San Francisco (AGSUSF). Senator representatives are responsible primarily to their respective AGSUSF constituent community.

College of Arts and Sciences Representatives (2)

Derek NewbergerDerek Newberger

M.S. Candidate | May 2020
Major: Biology
School: College of Arts and Sciences 
Hometown: Boulder, CO
Office Hours: Thursday 3:00-5:00 PM at Lo Shiavo 203
Email: drnewberger@dons.usfca.edu

 

 

Derek is a conservationist. He is currently pursuing a Masters in Biology and doing research in sustainable agriculture. He served over two years in Panama as a Community Environmental Conservation Peace Corps Volunteer. He's been to two dozen countries but does not care to post it all on Facebook. He has stories, but would like to hear yours on what could be done to make a USF student's life easier.

Andy SnyderAndy Snyder

P.S.M. Candidate | May 2021
Major: Biotechnology 
School: College of Arts and Science 
Hometown: Kennewick, WA
Office Hours: Monday 12:30-2:30 PM or by appointment
Email: alsnyder3@dons.usfca.edu

 

 

When Andy isn't studying or sleeping, you can find him either exploring the city or running the trails of Golden Gate Park or Presidio. He pursued a Biology major at the University of Washington, and then came to the Bay to pursue his passion in biotechnology at the epicenter of the industry. With many years of experience on teams, first running cross country and track for the University of Washington and now running at USF, he hopes to bring his knowledge of teamwork and what it takes to make a group to succeed to our Graduate Student Senate.

School of Education Representatives (2)

Vacant Position. For more information contact GSS at gss@usfca.edu.

School of Management Representatives (2)

Rudra SisodiaRudra Sisodia

M.B.A. Candidate | May 2021
Major: Business Adminstration
School: School of Management 
Hometown: Bhopal, India
Office Hours: Tuesday 4:00-6:00 PM by appointment
Email: rsisodia@dons.usfca.edu

 

 

Rudra Sisodia currently serves as the Senator of School of Management for Graduate Student Senate. Born and raised in the central parts of India, he moved to San Francisco to pursue his dreams in 2018. Currently enrolled in the Masters of Business Administration at the University of San Francisco. In his spare time, he likes enjoys playing soccer, video games, going hiking, camping, running, and going on an adventure.

Chunsheng HuChunsheng Hu

M.S. Candidate | December 2019
Major: Financial Analysis
School: School of Management 
Hometown: China
Office Hours: Thursday 1:00-3:00 PM by appointment only
Email: chu22@usfca.edu

 

 

Chunsheng is a full-time MSFA student and expected to graduate in December 2019. In May 2018, Chunsheng graduated from the University of Massachusetts Boston with a bachelor's degree in Economics. While pursuing a master's degree at the University of San Francisco, Chunsheng participated in several finance organizations and clubs to advance his career in finance.

School of Nursing and Health Professions Representatives (2)

Kirsten Joyce IgnacioKirsten Joyce Ignacio
M.S.N. Candidate | May 2020
Major: Master's Entry-Master of Science in Nursing
School: Nursing and Health Professions
Hometown: Union City, CA
Office Hours: Tuesday 4:00-6:00 PM by appointment only
Email: klignacio@dons.usfca.edu

 

 


Kirsten Joyce Ignacio serves as the Senator for the SONHP Representative for GSS, Student Representative for the USF Board of Trustees Committee on Information Technology Strategy, as well as the AACN's Graduate Nursing Student Academy Liaison for USF. She was born and raised in the Bay Area. Currently, she is pursuing her Master's Entry-Master of Science in Nursing while working as a respite care provider for clients with autism and an ICU Unit Secretary at Stanford Health Care. In her spare time, she likes to spend time with her family and friends, read, watch movies, travel, try new foods, and play with her dogs.

Jennifer EnerioJennifer Enerio

M.S.N. Candidate |May 2020
Major: Master's Entry-Master of Science in Nursing, Clinical Nurse Leader
School: Nursing and Health Professions
Hometown: Stockton, CA
Office Hours: Tuesday 4:00-6:00 PM or by appointment
Email: jcenerio@usfca.edu
 

 

Jennifer serves as the Senator for the School of Nursing and Health Professionals (SONHP) for GSS and a student ambassador for the SONHP. She graduated from San Francisco State University with a B.S. in Biology (physiology) and a minor in Chemistry. Currently, she is pursuing a Master of Science in Nursing. Outside of school, she works as a Patient Care Assistant as UCSF and volunteers in the Emergency Department at ZSFGH. She loves traveling, adventure, eating, and the occasional lazy-in-bed days.

Campus Representative

Vacant Position. For more information contact GSS at gss@usfca.edu.