Junior Staff

Will Christenfeld House Agriculture

Will Christenfeld is a Freshman from New York studying government at Harvard College. Outside of HMC he is involved in club boxing and programs at the institute of politics.

    Phillip Ramirez House Armed Services

    Phillip is a junior studying government. He is a midshipman in the Harvard Naval ROTC program and will commission as a Naval Officer upon graduation. He grew up as a military brat across the U.S. and abroad and enjoys skiing, running, and traveling.

      Sophie Schick House Education and the Workforce

      Sophie is a sophomore studying mechanical engineering with a secondary focus in history of art and architecture. Outside of academics, she loves to go backpacking and listen to music.

        Ashhab Thakur House Ethics

        I’m a freshman living in Lionel and I’m a likely Chemistry concentrator, considering a secondary in economics. I love teaching and mentoring younger students and my hobbies include basketball, cooking, and politics.

          Deanna Gutierrez House Ethics

          Deanna Gutierrez is a freshman from New Mexico pursuing a concentration in Government. In addition to HMC, she is involved with CIVICS with Harvard’s Institute of Politics and the Harvard Radcliffe Modern Dance Company.

            Erik Fliegauf House Judiciary

            Erik is a sophomore in Currier House from Hopkinton, MA studying Sociology. He is also in the Glee Club, HPAIR, and the Harvard Public Opinion Project. In his free time, he likes to quote Flo Rida. Welcome to my House.

              David Olvera-Sanchez House Member at Large (MAL)

              Hey guys! My name is David and I’m a junior living in Pforzheimer House originally from Los Angeles, CA. I study Government with a Secondary in Economics and a Language Citation in Spanish. I’m very excited to work on HMC this year!

                Janet Chen House Member at Large (MAL)

                Janet is a sophomore in Cabot House studying Computer Science and Psychology. She’s originally from Massachusetts. Outside of HMC, she is involved with Women in Computer Science. She enjoys reading, cooking, and spending time outdoors.

                  Nick Eynon House Oversight and Government Reform

                  Nick is a freshman at Harvard studying Human Developmental and Regenerative Biology, with a planned secondary in Global Health and Health Policy. Outside of HMC, he can be found on the Club Swimming team, running, or playing tennis.

                    Claira Janover House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence

                    I’m Claira, I’m a freshman from New Haven, CT possibly concentrating in Gov or History. I did MC all throughout High School. Here, I’m a member of Running Club, MUN, Half Asian American Persons Association, and The Dems. I’m excited to meet everyone!

                      Eric Bornstein House Space, Science and Technology

                      Eric Bornstein is currently a freshman at Harvard, tentatively studying computer science. He is originally from Framingham, MA. In his spare time, he enjoys eating fun food, hanging with friends, and trying to play squash.

                        Raymond Wang House Space, Science and Technology

                        Raymond is a freshman at Harvard contemplating a concentration in Engineering Sciences. Originally from Vancouver, Canada, he comes from 5 years of Model UN experience, and is excited to be staffing Model Congress for the first time with HMC Boston!

                          Amanda Flores House Veterans Affairs

                          Hi my name is Amanda, and I am from Phoenix, Arizona. I’m currently a Freshmen at Harvard and live in Holworthy. I plan to concentrate in Government and am also on the Committee for Undergraduate Education, First Year Social Committee and Cheer team.

                            Regina Fairfax SP District Court

                            Regina is a freshman from Chevy Chase, MD. Outside of HMC she is a member of the Small Claims Advising Service and the Association of Black Harvard Women. She loves movies, fashion, and hopes to go to law school after graduating from Harvard College.

                              Spencer Shapiro SP G-20

                              Spencer is a junior from New York City studying Government with a secondary in Spanish. Outside of HMC, Spencer participates in different committees at the Institute Of Politics, and in the Harvard College in Asia Program.

                                Nadya Okamoto SP G-20

                                Nadya Okamoto is a freshman at Harvard College, and moved here from Portland, Oregon. She loves to dance and try new types of comfort food, and is the Founder and Executive Director of Camions of Care, a youth-run global non-profit empowering women.

                                  Mitchell Johns SP IMF

                                  Mitchell is a Sophomore at Harvard living in Dunster House and still deciding between English and Computer Science for his concentration. Outside of academics and Model Congress, Mitchell is involved in WHRB, the Harvard Radio Station.

                                    Anna Jaysing SP IMF

                                    Hi I’m Anna Jaysing and I am a sophomore living in Adams House pursing a degree in economics with a secondary in chemistry. Outside of HMC, I coxswain for the Heavyweight Women’s Crew team, bake cookies, and go to concerts with friends.

                                      Avital Romoff SP Media

                                      Avital Romoff is from Montreal, Canada and a graduate of the Hotchkiss School in Lakeville, Connecticut. She is currently a freshman at Harvard, hoping to concentrate in social studies.

                                        Kamila Czachorowski SP Member at Large (MAL)

                                        Kamila is a freshman living in Canaday. She is comping the Arts Board of the Crimson and is thinking about concentrating in the Social Sciences. She enjoys reading, writing, and traveling.

                                          Sean Henson SP Member at Large (MAL)

                                          Hi there my name is Sean Henson and I hail from e hipster city of Portland, Oregon. I currently plan on concentrating in either Economics or History of Art and Architecture. I love the outdoors and my favorite pastime is backpacking!

                                            Alice Donnellan SP Member at Large (MAL)

                                            A British freshman in Hurlbut Hall, Alice took a gap-year to teach international trade relations in France. A likely concentrator in Religious or Asian Studies, she also co-ordinates Harvard Interfaith Forum’s events and enjoys contemporary dance.

                                              Kevin Gordon SP NEC

                                              Kevin Gordon is a Freshman from outside Chicago who plans to concentrate in History or Economics. Outside of Model Congress, Kevin enjoys a good round of golf, playing piano (poorly), participating in IOP programs, and a good bowl of mac & cheese.

                                                Anna Henricks SP NGA

                                                Anna is a freshman at Harvard planning to study Human Developmental and Regenerative Biology. Outside of HMC, Anna is involved in multiple dance companies and teaches dance to local middle schoolers. She loves long runs, good books, and yummy food.

                                                  Elizabeth Herington SP NSC

                                                  Elizabeth is a freshman pursuing a concentration in Economics. She live in Kinnelon, NJ, and grew up in Dallas, TX. On campus, she is involved in Navy ROTC, a freshman social planning board, a debate society and political organizations.

                                                    Kayla Hollingsworth SP Organization of American States

                                                    My name is Kayla Hollingsworth and I am a sophomore in Currier House. I am joint concentrating in Government and English and am involved in the Model United Nations conferences and international education on campus. I love writing poetry and running!

                                                      Kevin Servellon SP Organization of American States

                                                      Kevin is a Sophomore in Pforzheimer House concentrating in Social Studies. He is originally from the great state of Iowa. Outside of HMC, you can find Kevin with his acapella group, The Harvard Callbacks.

                                                        Danielle Foltz SP PresCab

                                                        Danielle Foltz is freshman from Ardmore, Pennsylvania, living in Weld Hall. Outside of HMC, Danielle enjoys rowing, watching movies, and playing with her dog, Amber. Being passionate about advocating for children, she is excited to join HMC!

                                                          Danielle Roybal SP Supreme Court

                                                          Danielle is from Southern California, and is a sophomore in Kirkland House. On campus, she sings with the Harvard Callbacks and volunteers through IOP CIVICS and PBHA’s Best Buddies. She likes to spend her free time playing with Pfoho’s guinea pigs.

                                                            Marty Berger SP Supreme Court

                                                            Marty is a sophomore studying Anthropology and African & African American Studies. Originally from Portland, Oregon, he loves books and coffee shops. At Harvard, he volunteers at a bilingual school and researches Creole religions in the Caribbean.

                                                              Kate Swain Smith SP Supreme Court

                                                              Kate is a sophomore at Harvard living in Cabot House and studying Government, with a citation in Spanish. Outside of Harvard Model Congress, Kate does research for the Harvard Democrat’s Campaigns Committee, and works as a Course Assistant!

                                                                Derek Paulhus SP West Wing

                                                                Derek is a sophomore in Mather House studying Government and Philosophy. He was born and raised in sunny South Florida. Outside of HMC, he is involved in multiple organizations within Harvard’s Institute of Politics.

                                                                  Catherine Zhang SP West Wing

                                                                  Catherine Zhang is sophomore at Harvard concentrating in Government with a secondary in Economics. Outside of HMC, she writes sketches for the comedy group On Harvard Time, does research, and designs for the Harvard Political Review.

                                                                    Amy Danoff Senate Appropriations

                                                                    Amy is a freshman born and raised in Philadelphia. She went to HMC Boston in high school and is excited to be a staffer this year! On campus, she is also involved with the Harvard Democrats and loves hanging out with her friends and eating ice cream.

                                                                      Sam Eisendrath Senate Armed Services

                                                                      Sam Eisendrath is a freshman from San Luis Obispo, California who plans on concentrating in comparative literature. He enjoys camping, music, and painting. He participated in HMCSF while in high school and is excited to be a part of the team.

                                                                        Kyle Sanok Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation

                                                                        Kyle grew up in Northern Virginia outside of DC and plans to concentrate in a STEM field. Outside HMC, Kyle runs Varsity Cross Country and Track for Harvard, and he is a member of the Harvard Lowkeys, a co-ed a capella group. He also loves to travel.

                                                                          Charlotte Watts Senate Energy and Natural Resources

                                                                          Charlotte is a freshman from New York City planning to study Social Studies and Computer Science. Outside of HMC, Charlotte is involved in prison tutoring, the Institute of Politics, and the Crimson. She enjoys sailing, cooking, and hiking.

                                                                            Kyle McFadden Senate Environment and Public Works

                                                                            Born and raised in rural North Dakota, Kyle McFadden is a junior studying government. Aside from HMC, Kyle is actively involved in theater production, the Harvard Political Review, and photography.

                                                                              Caleb Esrig Senate Environment and Public Works

                                                                              Caleb Esrig is a freshman from New Rochelle, NY and is interested in Government, Statistics and Economics. Outside of HMC, he writes for The Crimson, spends time at Harvard Hillel and can also be found hiking and watching the West Wing.

                                                                                Elena Ramos Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions

                                                                                Elena is a freshman at Harvard College and enjoys studying Spanish and history, especially relating to foreign policy. Having grown up in Seattle, she enjoys exploring new cities and spends her free time cooking, drawing, and painting.

                                                                                  Rachel Chiu Senate Judiciary

                                                                                  Rachel is a sophomore in Quincy House studying social studies and women and gender studies. Born and raised in Hong Kong, she has always had an interest in government and international affairs. She is excited to be staffing her first HMC Boston.

                                                                                    Nick Nava Senate Member at Large (MAL)

                                                                                    Born and raised in Miami, Florida, Nick is a sophomore living in Mather House. He is an economics concentrator who is also involved with the Harvard CIVICS program. In his free time, he enjoys playing guitar and watching his beloved Miami Heat play.

                                                                                      Peter Goldberg Senate Member at Large (MAL)

                                                                                      ”Peter is a freshman at Harvard College studying computer science. Outside of HMC

                                                                                        Luke Melas-Kyriazi Senate Member at Large (MAL)

                                                                                        Luke Melas-Kyriazi is a freshman from New York City studying mathematics and computer science. Outside of HMC, you can find Luke kayaking, cooking, and coding.

                                                                                          Jack Stone Senate Member at Large (MAL)

                                                                                          Jack is a Boston native. He hopes to study philosophy and computer science, and can be found playing trombone in various orchestras on campus, creating apps and pursuing other entrepreneurial activities, and reading in the yard.

                                                                                            Nicolas Weninger Senate Member at Large (MAL)

                                                                                            Nicolas Weninger is a Freshman with an interest in the Sciences and Engineering. Hailing from the UK, he took a gap year and taught in South America for several months before coming to the US, and has industry experience in London and across the EU.

                                                                                              Cate Pinto Senate Select Committee on Intelligence

                                                                                              Cate is a freshman in Wigglesworth, studying biology and economics with a citation in Spanish. Outside of HMC, she runs the Relay for Life of Harvard/MIT, swims on the Club Swim Team, and works for a startup company.

                                                                                                Madison Pagel Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship

                                                                                                After spending half her life in Japan, Maddie is passionate about foreign relations and all things government. She enjoys visiting new places and teaching. She’s a freshman and has a brother (pictured above).

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