Secretariat

The secretariat of BMUN hosts the world's oldest and one of its most prestigious MUN conferences. This group of 59 diverse, driven individuals come together every year to make BMUN the best it can be.


Sita McGuire Vice-Chair | Association of Southeast Asian Nations Regional Forum Year: Senior Major: Political Science "I am so thrilled to welcome hundreds of you to our campus to engage in thoughtful, lively debate about issues that affect the world we live in today. Take full advantage of this weekend and strive to push yourself and your intellect to its limits!" 

Sita McGuire
Vice-Chair | Association of Southeast Asian Nations Regional Forum

Year: Senior

Major: Political Science

"I am so thrilled to welcome hundreds of you to our campus to engage in thoughtful, lively debate about issues that affect the world we live in today. Take full advantage of this weekend and strive to push yourself and your intellect to its limits!" 

Jake Moskowitz Vice-Chair | Security Council Year: Senior Major: Computer Science | Cognitive Science | Psychology "Hey you. Yeah you. I'm proud of you."

Jake Moskowitz
Vice-Chair | Security Council

Year: Senior

Major: Computer Science | Cognitive Science | Psychology

"Hey you. Yeah you. I'm proud of you."

Arjun Banerjee Head Chair | Historical Crisis Year: Junior Major: History | Statistics "What you put into MUN is what you get out, but if you go to the Delegate Dance you are guaranteed to get down."

Arjun Banerjee
Head Chair | Historical Crisis

Year: Junior

Major: History | Statistics

"What you put into MUN is what you get out, but if you go to the Delegate Dance you are guaranteed to get down."

Emma Lautanen Vice-Chair | African Union Year: Junior Major: Political Science "Make love not war."

Emma Lautanen
Vice-Chair | African Union

Year: Junior

Major: Political Science

"Make love not war."

Daksh Bhatia Head Chair | Joint Cabinet Crisis Year: Junior Major: Economics "To lead an orchestra, you must turn your back on the crowd"

Daksh Bhatia
Head Chair | Joint Cabinet Crisis

Year: Junior

Major: Economics

"To lead an orchestra, you must turn your back on the crowd"

Jane Kim Head Chair | Organization of American States Year: Junior Major: Political Science "Walk the walk and talk the talk and get pumped for BMUN"

Jane Kim
Head Chair | Organization of American States

Year: Junior

Major: Political Science

"Walk the walk and talk the talk and get pumped for BMUN"

Kendra Singh Head Chair | NGO Forum Year: Junior Major: Economics

Kendra Singh
Head Chair | NGO Forum

Year: Junior

Major: Economics

Alan Xu Vice-Chair | Joint Cabinet Crisis Year: Sophomore Major: Computer Science | Economics "Stop fighting, start talking." - Ban Ki-moon

Alan Xu
Vice-Chair | Joint Cabinet Crisis

Year: Sophomore

Major: Computer Science | Economics

"Stop fighting, start talking." - Ban Ki-moon

Jessica Swar Vice-Chair | African Union Year: Sophomore Major: Applied Mathematics "Believe in yourself!"

Jessica Swar
Vice-Chair | African Union

Year: Sophomore

Major: Applied Mathematics

"Believe in yourself!"

Calvin Price Head Chair | Fourth Special & Decolonization Year: Sophomore Majors: Computer Science | Economics "You'll have skills and experiences you wouldn't otherwise have gained and will be well prepared to take on the world. BMUN is going to be a blast!"

Calvin Price
Head Chair | Fourth Special & Decolonization

Year: Sophomore

Majors: Computer Science | Economics

"You'll have skills and experiences you wouldn't otherwise have gained and will be well prepared to take on the world. BMUN is going to be a blast!"

Joanne Qi Vice-Chair | NGO Forum Year: Sophomore Major: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science "Remember that in the end of the day, awards don't matter- learning and becoming a world citizen does!"

Joanne Qi
Vice-Chair | NGO Forum

Year: Sophomore

Major: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

"Remember that in the end of the day, awards don't matter- learning and becoming a world citizen does!"

Eric Cherwin Vice-Chair | UN Human Settlements Programme Year: Senior Major: Political Science "Get psyched! Not everyone can win a gavel, but everyone can have fun."

Eric Cherwin
Vice-Chair | UN Human Settlements Programme

Year: Senior

Major: Political Science

"Get psyched! Not everyone can win a gavel, but everyone can have fun."

Sherry Guo Head Chair | Second Economic & Financial Year: Senior Major: Business Administration | Integrative Biology

Sherry Guo
Head Chair | Second Economic & Financial

Year: Senior

Major: Business Administration | Integrative Biology

Chelsea Evans Vice-Chair | Fourth Special & Decolonization Year: Junior Major: Civil Engineering "MUN is FUN!"

Chelsea Evans
Vice-Chair | Fourth Special & Decolonization

Year: Junior

Major: Civil Engineering

"MUN is FUN!"

Jacky Tian Head Chair | Berkeley Venture Capital Year: Junior Major: Economics | Computer Science "Life is short. Live longer."

Jacky Tian
Head Chair | Berkeley Venture Capital

Year: Junior

Major: Economics | Computer Science

"Life is short. Live longer."

Emily Yan Head Chair | UN Environmental Programme Year: Junior Major: Environmental Science | Environmental Economics and Policy "The Earth does not belong to us; we belong to the Earth" -Marlee Matlin. Can't wait to see you all at BMUN 66!"

Emily Yan
Head Chair | UN Environmental Programme

Year: Junior

Major: Environmental Science | Environmental Economics and Policy

"The Earth does not belong to us; we belong to the Earth" -Marlee Matlin. Can't wait to see you all at BMUN 66!"

Michael Pollack Head Chair | Security Council Year: Junior Major: Cognitive Science "Remember, you can't spell 'fun' without the UN!"

Michael Pollack
Head Chair | Security Council

Year: Junior

Major: Cognitive Science

"Remember, you can't spell 'fun' without the UN!"

Stevie Zheng Head Chair | First Disarmament & International Security Year: Senior Major: Chemical Engineering "Don't forget to dry clean that suit!"

Stevie Zheng
Head Chair | First Disarmament & International Security

Year: Senior

Major: Chemical Engineering

"Don't forget to dry clean that suit!"

Habiiba Malingha Vice-Chair | United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization Year: Sophomore Majors: Economics "Do a great deal of research into your countries and it's views on the questions you will be addressing. Imagine you are an ambassador and you have to diplomatically protect your country's interests but be open to other countries' opinions. The quality of your argument will also depend on how well you know your allies and opponents. So give yourself ample time to prepare for the BMUN LXV! Good luck. "

Habiiba Malingha
Vice-Chair | United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization

Year: Sophomore

Majors: Economics

"Do a great deal of research into your countries and it's views on the questions you will be addressing. Imagine you are an ambassador and you have to diplomatically protect your country's interests but be open to other countries' opinions. The quality of your argument will also depend on how well you know your allies and opponents. So give yourself ample time to prepare for the BMUN LXV! Good luck. "

Alexander Liu Vice-Chair | Joint Cabinet Crisis Year: Sophomore Majors: Business Administration | Applied Mathematics "BMUN is really good and really old."

Alexander Liu
Vice-Chair | Joint Cabinet Crisis

Year: Sophomore

Majors: Business Administration | Applied Mathematics

"BMUN is really good and really old."

Serena Wang Vice-Chair | Arab League Crisis Year: Junior Majors: Arabic | Political Science "Come prepared, open-minded, and excited!"

Serena Wang
Vice-Chair | Arab League Crisis

Year: Junior

Majors: Arabic | Political Science

"Come prepared, open-minded, and excited!"

Jake Tibbetts Head Chair | Cybersecurity Crisis Year: Sophomore Major: Computer Science | Global Studies   "BMUN is the continuation of the UN by other means. Excited to see everyone in March!"

Jake Tibbetts
Head Chair | Cybersecurity Crisis

Year: Sophomore

Major: Computer Science | Global Studies

 

"BMUN is the continuation of the UN by other means. Excited to see everyone in March!"

Suma Thati Head Chair | United Nations Human Rights Council Year: Sophomore Major: Media Studies "Believe in your flyness, conquer your shyness."

Suma Thati
Head Chair | United Nations Human Rights Council

Year: Sophomore

Major: Media Studies

"Believe in your flyness, conquer your shyness."

Jessica Zhao Head Chair | Association of Southeast Asian Nations Regional Forum Year: Senior Major: Media Studies "Apply to Cal. Become a Golden Bear. Make the best decision of your life."

Jessica Zhao
Head Chair | Association of Southeast Asian Nations Regional Forum

Year: Senior

Major: Media Studies

"Apply to Cal. Become a Golden Bear. Make the best decision of your life."

Octavio García Farfán Vice-Chair | United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization Year: Senior Major: Economics

Octavio García Farfán
Vice-Chair | United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization

Year: Senior

Major: Economics

Liam Campbell Vice-Chair | First Disarmament & International Security Year: Senior Major: Industrial Engineering and Operations Research "Go BMUN or go home."

Liam Campbell
Vice-Chair | First Disarmament & International Security

Year: Senior

Major: Industrial Engineering and Operations Research

"Go BMUN or go home."

Ashley Njoroge Head Chair | African Union Year: Junior Major: Computer Science | Cognitive Science

Ashley Njoroge
Head Chair | African Union

Year: Junior

Major: Computer Science | Cognitive Science

Andy Luo Head Chair | Arab League Crisis Year: Junior Majors: Molecular & Cellular Biology | Economics "Get pumped for BMUN."

Andy Luo
Head Chair | Arab League Crisis

Year: Junior

Majors: Molecular & Cellular Biology | Economics

"Get pumped for BMUN."

Tushita Saraf Vice-Chair | Joint Crisis Cabinet Year: Junior Major: Political Science

Tushita Saraf
Vice-Chair | Joint Crisis Cabinet

Year: Junior

Major: Political Science

Julia Geer Vice-Chair | Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries Year: Sophomore Major: Cognitive Science "Hey delegates! I can't wait to meet you all and hear your wonderful ideas about such relevant international conflicts. Don't forget to be excited and passionate!"

Julia Geer
Vice-Chair | Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries

Year: Sophomore

Major: Cognitive Science

"Hey delegates! I can't wait to meet you all and hear your wonderful ideas about such relevant international conflicts. Don't forget to be excited and passionate!"

Daniel Ginsberg Vice-Chair | Historical Crisis Year: Sophomore Majors: Business Administration | Economics "The empires of the future are the empires of the mind." - Winston Churchill

Daniel Ginsberg
Vice-Chair | Historical Crisis

Year: Sophomore

Majors: Business Administration | Economics

"The empires of the future are the empires of the mind." - Winston Churchill

Suchitra Narayanan Vice-Chair | Cybersecurity Crisis Year: Sophomore Major: Chemical Engineering "I remember when I was in your shoes just last year and little did I know, that I'd be here now! Never limit yourself and come be a Golden Bear. Can't wait to see you all this March!"

Suchitra Narayanan
Vice-Chair | Cybersecurity Crisis

Year: Sophomore

Major: Chemical Engineering

"I remember when I was in your shoes just last year and little did I know, that I'd be here now! Never limit yourself and come be a Golden Bear. Can't wait to see you all this March!"

Zishen Liu Vice-Chair | Second Economic & Financial Year: Sophomore Major: Economics | Mathematics "Never give up!"

Zishen Liu
Vice-Chair | Second Economic & Financial

Year: Sophomore

Major: Economics | Mathematics

"Never give up!"

Ali Maloney Head Chair | International Court of Justice Year: Sophomore Major: English | History "'Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen.' -Conan O'Brien. Good luck and remember to have fun!"

Ali Maloney
Head Chair | International Court of Justice

Year: Sophomore

Major: English | History

"'Work hard, be kind, and amazing things will happen.' -Conan O'Brien. Good luck and remember to have fun!"

Joseph Shin Vice-Chair | Fourth Special & Decolonization Year: Sophomore Major: Political Science "I assure you that if you put your passion and hard work in to preparing for BMUN 65, you are going to have an awesome time! See you then!"

Joseph Shin
Vice-Chair | Fourth Special & Decolonization

Year: Sophomore

Major: Political Science

"I assure you that if you put your passion and hard work in to preparing for BMUN 65, you are going to have an awesome time! See you then!"

Ben Sher Crisis Manager Year: Senior Major: Business Administration "Excited to plan crises!"

Ben Sher
Crisis Manager

Year: Senior

Major: Business Administration

"Excited to plan crises!"

Adrian Hernandez-Morales Vice-Chair | Organization of American States Year: Senior

Adrian Hernandez-Morales
Vice-Chair | Organization of American States

Year: Senior

Patricia Midy Head Chair | UN Human Settlements Programme Year: Junior Major: Architecture

Patricia Midy
Head Chair | UN Human Settlements Programme

Year: Junior

Major: Architecture

ASUC Senator Alexander Wilfert Vice-Chair | International Court of Justice Year: Junior Major: Political Economy | History "Joining was one of the best decisions I made at Cal and I can't imagine my time at Berkeley without being a part of this club."

ASUC Senator Alexander Wilfert
Vice-Chair | International Court of Justice

Year: Junior

Major: Political Economy | History

"Joining was one of the best decisions I made at Cal and I can't imagine my time at Berkeley without being a part of this club."

TJ Ford Head Chair | UN Commission on Science and Technology for Development Year: Junior Major: Molecular & Cell Biology "I can't wait to meet all of you this March! Let's make this BMUN the best yet."

TJ Ford
Head Chair | UN Commission on Science and Technology for Development

Year: Junior

Major: Molecular & Cell Biology

"I can't wait to meet all of you this March! Let's make this BMUN the best yet."

Henry Dong Head Chair | United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization Year: Junior Major: Cognitive Science | Molecular and Cell Biology

Henry Dong
Head Chair | United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization

Year: Junior

Major: Cognitive Science | Molecular and Cell Biology

Sachit Shroff Head Chair | Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries Year: Sophomore Majors: Computer Science | Political Science "I'm looking. Forward to an awesome weekend of debate and diplomacy. See you all at the conference!"

Sachit Shroff
Head Chair | Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries

Year: Sophomore

Majors: Computer Science | Political Science

"I'm looking. Forward to an awesome weekend of debate and diplomacy. See you all at the conference!"

Sabina Nong Vice-Chair | World Health Organization Year: Sophomore Major: Political Science

Sabina Nong
Vice-Chair | World Health Organization

Year: Sophomore

Major: Political Science

Soham Kale Vice-Chair | United Nations Human Rights Council Year: Sophomore Major: Engineering Physics "BMUN is the best conference you're going to experience in your Model UN career because it's filled with the kind of passion other conferences can only dream of. Make sure to make the most of it."

Soham Kale
Vice-Chair | United Nations Human Rights Council

Year: Sophomore

Major: Engineering Physics

"BMUN is the best conference you're going to experience in your Model UN career because it's filled with the kind of passion other conferences can only dream of. Make sure to make the most of it."

Olivia Lipari Vice-Chair | Historical Crisis Year: Sophomore Major: Political Science | Gender & Women's Studies "Yay for debating! Yay for compromising! Yay for competing! Yay for learning! Yay for BMUN!"

Olivia Lipari
Vice-Chair | Historical Crisis

Year: Sophomore

Major: Political Science | Gender & Women's Studies

"Yay for debating! Yay for compromising! Yay for competing! Yay for learning! Yay for BMUN!"

Dennis Takeshita Vice-Chair | Organization of American States Year: Junior Major: History | Political Science "Ready for another great year of fun, research, and learning! Go Bears!"

Dennis Takeshita
Vice-Chair | Organization of American States

Year: Junior

Major: History | Political Science

"Ready for another great year of fun, research, and learning! Go Bears!"