MEET THE MEMBERS OF THE UNIVERSITY UNION BOARDS
THAT MAKE EVERYTHING POSSIBLE.

The President oversees the entire organization. They are responsible for meeting with administration and making sure all of our events can happen. The president is in charge of running weekly meetings with the rest of the board of directors as well as many fiscal responsibilities for the organization.

The President oversees the entire organization. They are responsible for meeting with administration and making sure all of our events can happen. The president is in charge of running weekly meetings with the rest of the board of directors as well as many fiscal responsibilities for the organization.

JONAH RAPPAPORT
President

The Vice President is in charge of the internal office structure. They are responsible for keeping track of the boards and their members as well as the general member point system. They aid the president in any way and are a crucial part of our board of directors.

The Vice President is in charge of the internal office structure. They are responsible for keeping track of the boards and their members as well as the general member point system. They aid the president in any way and are a crucial part of our board of directors.

SAMANTHA SARNO
Vice President

The Concert Directors are responsible for booking our two major events in the Fall and Spring: Juice Jam and Block Party. They work with professional agents to select talent. They are also responsible for reviewing contracts, aiding promotion and handling day of show tasks.

The Concert Directors are responsible for booking our two major events in the Fall and Spring: Juice Jam and Block Party. They work with professional agents to select talent. They are also responsible for reviewing contracts, aiding promotion and handling day of show tasks.

GRANT NYGAARD
Concert Director

The Concert Directors are responsible for booking our two major events in the Fall and Spring: Juice Jam and Block Party. They work with professional agents to select talent. They are also responsible for reviewing contracts, aiding promotion and handling day of show tasks.

The Concert Directors are responsible for booking our two major events in the Fall and Spring: Juice Jam and Block Party. They work with professional agents to select talent. They are also responsible for reviewing contracts, aiding promotion and handling day of show tasks.

CATHERINE FITZPATRICK
Concert Director

The Comedy and Lectures Directors are responsible for bringing high profile comedians and speakers to Syracuse every semester. They work with professional agents to select and secure talent, handle day of show tasks, review contracts, and select venues for the events.

The Comedy and Lectures Directors are responsible for bringing high profile comedians and speakers to Syracuse every semester. They work with professional agents to select and secure talent, handle day of show tasks, review contracts, and select venues for the events.

ETHEL BENICHOU
Comedy/Lectures Director

The Comedy and Lectures Directors are responsible for bringing high profile comedians and speakers to Syracuse every semester. They work with professional agents to select and secure talent, handle day of show tasks, review contracts, and select venues for the events.

The Comedy and Lectures Directors are responsible for bringing high profile comedians and speakers to Syracuse every semester. They work with professional agents to select and secure talent, handle day of show tasks, review contracts, and select venues for the events.

ALYSSA GOLDBERG
Comedy/Lectures Director

The Comedy and Lectures Directors are responsible for bringing high profile comedians and speakers to Syracuse every semester. They work with professional agents to select and secure talent, handle day of show tasks, review contracts, and select venues for the events.

The Comedy and Lectures Directors are responsible for bringing high profile comedians and speakers to Syracuse every semester. They work with professional agents to select and secure talent, handle day of show tasks, review contracts, and select venues for the events.

TALIA LEVY
Comedy/Lectures Director

The Collaborations Directors are responsible for creating and maintaining relationships with sponsors and other organizations at Syracuse. They help brand University Union events and create a unique atmosphere at our events.

The Collaborations Directors are responsible for creating and maintaining relationships with sponsors and other organizations at Syracuse. They help brand University Union events and create a unique atmosphere at our events.

SAMANTHA RAMIREZ Collaborations Director

The Collaborations Directors are responsible for creating and maintaining relationships with sponsors and other organizations at Syracuse. They help brand University Union events and create a unique atmosphere at our events.

The Collaborations Directors are responsible for creating and maintaining relationships with sponsors and other organizations at Syracuse. They help brand University Union events and create a unique atmosphere at our events.

ANDREW IDARRAGA
Collaborations Director

The Design Director designs all promotional material for all University Union events. The design director is responsible for designing marketing material such as posters and handbills as well as promotional items and giveaway items like hats, tank tops and more.

The Design Director designs all promotional material for all University Union events. The design director is responsible for designing marketing material such as posters and handbills as well as promotional items and giveaway items like hats, tank tops and more.

MARINA GOBA
Design Director

The Production Director oversees photography and videography for major events. They brainstorm ideas for announcement videos and other visual content, and ensure the UU website stays up to date. 

The Production Director oversees photography and videography for major events. They brainstorm ideas for announcement videos and other visual content, and ensure the UU website stays up to date. 

LIAM SHEEHAN
Production Director

The Marketing Directors are responsible for physical and social media promotion for all of our events. The directors work to secure promotions and giveaways for our events. For larger events, they work with outside parties to promote our events to the public.

The Marketing Directors are responsible for physical and social media promotion for all of our events. The directors work to secure promotions and giveaways for our events. For larger events, they work with outside parties to promote our events to the public.

ISABELLA ONG
Marketing Director

The Public Relations Director acts as the official spokesperson for the entire organization. The PR Director works with campus and local press with media requests, collaborate with artist management on media, and coordinate and execute artist interviews. They are responsible for building and maintaining relationships with publications.

The Public Relations Director acts as the official spokesperson for the entire organization. The PR Director works with campus and local press with media requests, collaborate with artist management on media, and coordinate and execute artist interviews. They are responsible for building and maintaining relationships with publications.

KEELY HIGGINS
Public Relations Director

The Marketing Directors are responsible for physical and social media promotion for all of our events. The directors work to secure promotions and giveaways for our events. For larger events, they work with outside parties to promote our events to the public.

The Marketing Directors are responsible for physical and social media promotion for all of our events. The directors work to secure promotions and giveaways for our events. For larger events, they work with outside parties to promote our events to the public.

KYLA PERLMAN
Marketing Director

The Cinemas Directors are responsible for all the screenings that take place on campus. The director organizes the indie film series, weekly screenings, and advanced screenings. Every weekend, a new film is screened for the students of Syracuse University.

The Cinemas Directors are responsible for all the screenings that take place on campus. The director organizes the indie film series, weekly screenings, and advanced screenings. Every weekend, a new film is screened for the students of Syracuse University.

WESTON TAYLOR
Cinemas Director

The Social Media Director is responsible for the promotion of all events through social media. They serve as the liaison between the school and the organization to increase student body awareness by increasing engagement and securing promotions and giveaways. They also assist the Marketing Co-directors with physical promotions.

The Social Media Director is responsible for the promotion of all events through social media. They serve as the liaison between the school and the organization to increase student body awareness by increasing engagement and securing promotions and giveaways. They also assist the Marketing Co-directors with physical promotions.

ANNA SIMONE
Social Media Director

The Cinemas Directors are responsible for all the screenings that take place on campus. The director organizes the indie film series, weekly screenings, and advanced screenings. Every weekend, a new film is screened for the students of Syracuse University.

The Cinemas Directors are responsible for all the screenings that take place on campus. The director organizes the indie film series, weekly screenings, and advanced screenings. Every weekend, a new film is screened for the students of Syracuse University.

PETER MENAKER
Cinemas Director

E-Boards

Concerts:

• Bandersnatch: Benji Sheinman, Genna Batson

• Concerts Creative: BJ Baucom

• Booking Advisor: Gavin Blasier

• Research Directors: Lucas Markham, Danny Rakow

• Research Team: Sammy Steiner, Shannon Fullam, Josie Strick

• Marketing Liaison: Monica Savanne

• Administrative Assistant: Katherine Howard

Public Relations:

• Assistant: Genna Schindel

• Alumni Relations: Lauren Crimmins

• PR Coordinator/Blog Editor: PJ Walshe

Cinemas:

• Marketing Liaison: Nuhami Mandefro

• Events Promoters: Rebecca Ahmed, Nicolas Misita

• Film Series Coordinators: Maxine Williams, Eunice Pak

COMEDY/LECTURES:

• Research Assistant: Tony Warren-Samaripa

• Marketing Liaison: Christina Vosnak

• Production Coordinators: Jenna Levine, Georgia Velkes

Collab:

• Research Team: Laura Higbee, Noah Rosenberg, Hannah Volpe, Joe Silvestri

Marketing:

• Marketing Team: Julia Scaglione, Emily McMurray, Gabrielle LaMarco, Bryse Thornwell

SOCIAL MEDIA:

• Social Media Team: Rafy Evans, Eva Baldo, Megan Shelton, Sam Faherty

PRODUCTIONS:

• Videography/Photography Team: Addie Kopsidas, Mallory Rogers, Prince Dudley

• Web Editor: Elise Marlin

Design:

• Production Designers: Alexa DePaulis, Claudia Lewis

• Art Director: Corinne Ferman

• Brand Specialist: Sam Schwartz