Our Leadership

Ethan Senack

Higher Education Advocate
202-546-9707 x321
Working to make textbooks more affordable, keep debt repayment manageable, and protect student consumers.

Chris Alaniz

Chapter Chair, UC Davis
Chris is the Chair for UC Davis' chapter.

Laura Deehan

Organizing Director
Laura Deehan is the Organizing Director for CALPIRG Student Chapters.

Kendal Drucker

At Large Member, State Board of Directors
Kendal is an At Large Member of the statewide student Board of Directors. She's also the Chair for UCLA's chapter.

Jenn Engstrom

Assistant Organizing Director
213-251-3683 ext.322
Jenn Engstrom is the Assistant Organizing Director. In that role she oversees CALPIRG's campus organizers in Southern California, who are responsible for recruiting, training and developing student leaders to run successful campaigns.

Rebeca Estrada

Vice-Chair, UC Santa Barbara Chapter
Rebeca is the Vice-Chair for the UC Santa Barbara chapter. She's also the Solar Campaign Coordinator on campus.

Alana Fink

Campus Organizer, UCLA
Alana is the campus organizer at UCLA.

Heather Goold

Vice-Chair, State Board of Directors
Heather is the Vice-Chair for the statewide student Board of Directors. She's also the Chair of the UCSB Chapter.

Danny Graham

Campus Organizer, UC Riverside
Danny is the campus organizer at UC Riverside.

Rob Holland

Chair, State Board of Directors
Rob Holland is the current Chair of the statewide student Board of Directors.

Sujatha Jahagirdar

Political Director
Sujatha Jahagirdar is the Political Director and an expert on young voter participation.

Emily Kowalski

Campus Organizer, UC Davis
Emily is the campus organizer at UC Davis.

Murong Li

Secretary, State Board of Directors
Murong Li is the Treasurer for the statewide student Board of Directors. She is also currently the Chair for UC Berkeley's chapter.

Baldwin Ngai

Treasurer, State Board of Directors
Baldwin Ngai is the Treasurer for the statewide student Board of Directors. He is also the Chair of the UC Riverside Chapter.

Sasha Rosen

Program Director
213-251-3683 ext.321
Sasha is the Program Director for CALPIRG.

Emily Rusch

Executive Director
Executive Director Emily Rusch has worked with U.S.PIRG, the federation of state PIRGs, since 2001.

Rob Smith

Campus Organizer, UC Santa Cruz
Rob is the Campus Organizer at UC Santa Cruz.

Monica Tran

At Large Member, State Board of Directors
Monica is the At Large Member for the statewide student Board of Directors Executive Committee.

Ed Mierzwinski

National Consumer Program Director
202-546-9707 x314
Ed Mierzwinski is the national Consumer Program Director.

Tiffany Yen

Water Watch Campaign Coordinator, UCSB
Tiffany is the Water Watch Campaign Coordinator at UC Santa Barbara.