Meet the Team

The Student Involvement Staff is dedicated to igniting the George Mason spirit through campus events, student organizations, and other engagement opportunities.

Student Involvement Administration

Lauren Long

Executive Director

Department Management, Student Advocacy, Mason Day, and SI @ the CFA

Margo Thoresen

Business Manager

Departmental & RSO Budget Management, HR Liaison, Purchasing

Tisheika Snow

Office Manager

Oversees Team SI (front desk staff), and day-to-day operations

Christine Kelley

Budget Assistant

RSO Budgets

Registered Student Organizations and Student Governance

Sara Heming

Associate Director

Student Government, TEDxGeorgeMasonU, Well-Being Team

Ben Endres

Assistant Director

Student Government and Student Funding Board

Aya Leonhardt

Assistant Director

Registered Student Organizations, International Week, and Bench Painting

Erica Hobbs

Graduate Assistant

Well-Being Team & TEDxGeorgeMasonU

Julianna Napiecek

Graduate Assistant

Student Government & Student Funding Board

Chalon Johnson

Graduate Assistant

Registered Student Organizations

Campus Events & Marketing

Hope Miller

Associate Director

Campus-wide Programming, Welcome2Mason, Homecoming Week, and Marketing and Public Relations

Kaitlyn Schmitt

Assistant Director

Patriot Activities Council and Campus-wide Programming

Jeff Massetti

Assistant Director

Residential Student Initiatives and The RIDGE


Marketing and Communications

Kanchan Tomar

Graduate Assistant

Patriot Activities Council

Taylor Mallory

Graduate Assistant

Residential Student Initiatives

Nuria Piracha

Graduate Assistant


Fraternity & Sorority Life

Phil McDaniel

Associate Director

Fraternity & Sorority Life, Elections & Disputes Commission, and Unit Assessment

Hammed Sirleaf

Assistant Director

Fraternity & Sorority Life

Kye Farrow

Graduate Assistant

Fraternity & Sorority Life