The USG Graduate Student Association represents the graduate student population that enrolls in courses on the USG campus.

SPRING 2022 USG Graduate Student Association representatives

Student Representative Institution Affiliation and roles

Alyssa Berrios

Program: University of Maryland, College Park - M.Ed. Human Development

Chair of Events and Activities

Institutional Representative role: UMCP

Committees: USM Student Council, Sidney Katz' Student Advisory Group, Student Advisory Board

Beverly Bye

Program: University of Maryland Baltimore - Medical Cannabis Science and Therapeutics

Institutional Representative role: UMB School of pharmacy

Committee: USG Student Advisory Board

Freidricka Camille

Program: University of Maryland, College Park - M.Ed. Human Development

Institutional Representative role: At-Large (volunteer)

Katheline Javier Villatoro

Program: University of Maryland, Baltimore - Masters of Social Work

Institutional Representative role: UMB Schools of Social work, nursing & dentistry

Committee: USG Student Advisory Board

Marcie Povitsky

Program: University of Maryland, Global Campus - M.S. Learning Design and Technology

Institutional Representative role: UMGC (volunteer)

Committee: Campus Transportation Advisory Committee


Shelby speer (gsa advisor) is serving as the

temporary Institutional Representative to Towson university

Emily Samuels

Program: UMBC - M.P.S. data science

Institutional Representative role: UMBC

Committee: USG strategic planning committee

Hiwot Tadesse

Program: University of Baltimore - M.S. Health Administration

Institutional Representative Role: University of Baltimore

Committees: Expanded Services Advisory Council, oRIENTATION WORKGROUP

Manjiri Trikande

Program: UMBC - M.P.S. Industrial-Organizational psychology

 chair of communication and outreach

Institutional Representative roles: bowie state university/Salisbury university

Committees: usg board of advisors, Counseling center student board

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