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Ryan Short and Imaan Razak Macchiwalla

Student Senate

The Student Senate is a diverse body of senators from each academic classification and school. With the exception of officers, each senator sits on a standing committee. Each senator is either elected or appointed to a one year term on the Student Senate. The president and vice president are elected by the student body. The secretary, treasurer and committee chairs are nominated and selected by the Student Senate.

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UT Dallas Student Government governing documents (pdf):

2021-2022 Officers

Ryan Short

Ryan Short
SG President
SU 2.414
972-883-2283

Imaan Razak Macchiwalla

Imaan Razak
Macchiwalla

SG Vice President
SU 2.412
972-883-2285

2020-2021 Executive Committee

Josh Babu, SG Secretary

The secretary keeps a record of all proceedings of the student senate and executive committee in conjunction with the SG advisor. Visit the Meetings page for agendas and meeting minutes.

Mathivarshini Sivachidambaram, SG Treasurer

The treasurer provides financial reports to the student senate and publishes a biannual report that describes previous allocations and budgetary status.

2020-2021 Senators

  • Abigail Parnell
  • Adela Sosevic
  • Alexander Quach
  • Alina Ahmed
  • Aliya Arni
  • Allyson Deverse
  • Angel Hemme
  • Ayoub Mohammed
  • Bethel Bekele
  • Bharat Nair
  • Bhavishya Gullapalli
  • Blake Lawyer
  • Camila Santos
  • Emily Shi
  • Frank Gao
  • Ian Berry
  • Imaan Razak Macchiwalla
  • Ishmerai Gonzalez
  • Janvi Patel
  • Jared Brooks
  • Jared Pugh
  • Josh Babu
  • Justin Greisz
  • Karel Lirazan
  • Katelyn Lobo
  • Katie Silverman
  • Kruthi Kanduri
  • Margaret Moore
  • Marshall Mao
  • Mathivarshini Sivachidambaram
  • Mckenna Potter
  • Merline Joseph
  • Mohamed Jimale
  • Muhammad Thayyil
  • Mustafa Syed
  • Neha Khan
  • Paulina Hruskoci
  • Peiru Zhang
  • River Bluhm
  • Rose Angel
  • Ryan Short
  • Saba Syed
  • Smrithi Upadhyayula
  • Sonya Swami
  • Srividya Seetharam
  • Sydney Tran
  • Talha Maqsood
  • Thomas Nazzaro
  • Vignesh Vasan
  • Vishvak Bandi
  • Willie Chalmers
  • Youn Hee Kim
  • Zuhair Zaidi