Officers

The NYAMC is managed by a group of dedicated former student volunteers. The officers are elected annually in January. The officers for the 2021 cycle are:

Amber Briggs ’11

Officer Position: President
Major: B.A. Sociology, Africana Studies
Year moved to NY: 2013
NYC Job/Industry: Project Director at Education Nonprofit
Neighborhood: Washington Heights
Gender Pronouns: She/Her

Lauren McCullough ’10

Officer Position: Executive Vice President
Major: Visualization
Year moved to NY: 2014
NYC Job/Industry: Graphic Designer
Neighborhood: Financial District
Gender Pronouns: She/Her

Gabby Royal ’12

Officer Position: VP of Activities
Major: English Literature / Africana Studies
Year moved to NY: 2012
NYC Job/Industry: Abercrombie & Fitch Co. / Fashion Industry / Director, Global Diversity & Inclusion
Neighborhood: Brooklyn, NY
Gender Pronouns: She/Her

Valecia Battle ’12

Officer Position: VP of Activities
Major: Business Management/Africana Studies & Philosophy
Year moved to NY: 2018
NYC Job/Industry: Attorney
Neighborhood: Bronx
Gender Pronouns: She/Her

Sebastian Lossner ’16

Officer Position: VP of Communications
Major: BBA Accounting, MS Marketing
Year moved to NY: 2017
NYC Job/Industry: Management Consultant, Tech/Media/Telecom
Neighborhood: West Village
Gender Pronouns: He/His

Wafa Saeed ’18

Officer Position: VP of Finance
Major: Bachelor of Business Administration in Supply Chain Management, Certification in International Business Studies
Year moved to NY: 2019
NYC Job/Industry: Financial Services / Project Manager
Neighborhood: Kips Bay
Gender Pronouns: She/Her

Bryant Dang ’15

Officer Position: VP of Membership
Major: BBA Finance
Year moved to NY: 2019
NYC Job/Industry: Infrastructure Private Equity – Associate
Neighborhood: West Village
Gender Pronouns: Him/His

Mitch Johnson ’12

Officer Position: VP of Operations
Major: B.S. Mechanical Engineering, M.S. Biomedical Engineering
Year moved to NY: 2019
NYC Job/Industry: Healthcare Software Consultant
Neighborhood: NoMad
Gender Pronouns: Him/His/He

Erin Dougherty ’12

Officer Position: VP of Scholarships
Major: Business Management Major, Music Minor
Year moved to NY: 2013
NYC Job/Industry: Project Manager, Music Business/Tech
Neighborhood: Sunnyside
Gender Pronouns: Whatever feels right for you at the time