Membership & Participation


CACSSF is co-chaired by Vice Chancellor, Student Affairs Stephen C. Sutton and student co-chair Harsh Ainapure.


Voting Participants

Students: CACSSF is comprised of a majority of matriculated students who represent graduate, professional and undergraduate students, and to the extent feasible, should reflect the relative populations of these students on each campus. At Berkeley, the Graduate Assembly will appoint one-third of the student members to ensure sufficient representation of graduate and professional students.

  • ASUC: President Victoria Vera, Executive Vice President Melvin Tangonan, Student Advocate Joyce Hutchin
  • Committee on Student Fees and Budget Review: Chair Harsh Ainapure, Internal Vice Chair Emily Schultz, External Vice Chair Neal Patel
  • Graduate Assembly: President Luis Tenorio, Vice President of Finance Martin Siron Campus Affairs Vice President Maria Pettis


Academic Senate

  • Undergraduate Council David Levine (Haas School of Business)
  • Graduate Council TBD


Representatives from Divisions with Student Services

  • Equity and Inclusion Division: Assistant Vice Chancellor Fabrizio Mejia
  • Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost: Chief of Staff Andrea Lambert
  • Graduate Division: Director, Student Life Larissa Charnsangavej
  • Student Affairs Division: Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Engagement Samuel Santos Jr.; Assistant Vice Chancellor University Health Services Guy Nicolette
  • Undergraduate Education: Executive Associate Director Khuyen V. Nguyen


Non-Voting Participants

  • CFO - Student Affairs: Kate Steiner
  • Office of the CFO -Campus: Rita d'Escoto and Aaron Smyth
  • Financial Aid and Scholarships Office: Associate Director Kerry Franzetta
  • Staff to the Committee: Chief Strategy Officer Bené Gatzert and Student Fee Analyst Harris Mojadedi
  • Student Fee Referenda Committee Co-chairs: James Weichert and Student Technology Fund Analyst Jenny McNulty
  • Life Safety Committee Chair: Senior Assistant Director Andrew Green