Membership & Participation


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


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 Chaka Tellem, Academic Affairs Vice President James Weichert, Student Advocate Era Goel
  • Committee on Student Fees and Budget Review: Chair Maude Tipton, Internal Vice Chair Momo Siu, External Vice Chair Kelly Han
  • Graduate Assembly: President Maria Pettis, Vice President of Finance Allyson Tang, Campus Affairs Vice President Christian Hossam


Academic Senate

  • Undergraduate Council TBD
  • Graduate Council TBD


Representatives from Divisions with Student Services

  • Equity and Inclusion Division: Assistant Vice Chancellor Fabrizio Mejia
  • Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost: Academic Affairs Manager Kristine Lee Wilby
  • 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 Assistant Vice Chancellor for Student Engagement, Samuel Santos Jr.
  • Life Safety Committee Chair: Senior Assistant Director Andrew Green