The Directors

  Alidia Findley    Director   alidia.findley@nyu.edu  Alidia is a Senior studying Politics at New York University, with a focus on technology policy and political communications. She first joined the PCC committee as Marketing Director for the 2017 Competition and now serves as Director for PCC 2018.

Alidia Findley

Director

alidia.findley@nyu.edu

Alidia is a Senior studying Politics at New York University, with a focus on technology policy and political communications. She first joined the PCC committee as Marketing Director for the 2017 Competition and now serves as Director for PCC 2018.

  Gisselle Lankenau    Deputy Director   Gisselle is a Junior at New York University pursuing a double major in History and Politics, with a minor in German. She is the current Deputy Director of PCC 2018 and was the former Director of University Partnerships for the 2017 Competition.

Gisselle Lankenau

Deputy Director

Gisselle is a Junior at New York University pursuing a double major in History and Politics, with a minor in German. She is the current Deputy Director of PCC 2018 and was the former Director of University Partnerships for the 2017 Competition.

  Melissa Schiff    Deputy Director   Melissa is a Senior studying Computer Science and Politics in the College of Arts and Science. She is the Judges Lead and Website Designer and is interested in expanding PCC's influence further into technology policy.   

Melissa Schiff

Deputy Director

Melissa is a Senior studying Computer Science and Politics in the College of Arts and Science. She is the Judges Lead and Website Designer and is interested in expanding PCC's influence further into technology policy. 
 


The Committee

  Ajay Iyer    Outreach Lead   Ajay is a Sophomore in the College of Arts and Science, studying Economics and Politics. He competed in PCC last year, presenting on the topic of India-Pakistan Border Security, and currently serves as the Outreach Lead for PCC 2018.  

Ajay Iyer

Outreach Lead

Ajay is a Sophomore in the College of Arts and Science, studying Economics and Politics. He competed in PCC last year, presenting on the topic of India-Pakistan Border Security, and currently serves as the Outreach Lead for PCC 2018.
 

  Christopher Zhen    PCC 2018 Committee Member   Christopher Zhen is a Sophomore at NYU, studying Political Science. He is deeply interested in policy, which is why he participated in PCC 2017 as a member of Domestic Policy Team 9.   

Christopher Zhen

PCC 2018 Committee Member

Christopher Zhen is a Sophomore at NYU, studying Political Science. He is deeply interested in policy, which is why he participated in PCC 2017 as a member of Domestic Policy Team 9.

 

  Helen You    PCC 2018 Committee Member   Helen is a Junior pursuing an Honors degree in International Relations and a Master's degree in International Relations, with a concentration in International Law. She was a member of the University Partnership and Outreach committees for PCC 2017.

Helen You

PCC 2018 Committee Member

Helen is a Junior pursuing an Honors degree in International Relations and a Master's degree in International Relations, with a concentration in International Law. She was a member of the University Partnership and Outreach committees for PCC 2017.

  Lesi V. Hreb    Secretary   Lesi was inspired to join the PCC 2018 committee after winning PCC 2017, and currently serves as the committee's Secretary. She is a Junior studying Public Policy and is passionate about current political issues and policy proposals.

Lesi V. Hreb

Secretary

Lesi was inspired to join the PCC 2018 committee after winning PCC 2017, and currently serves as the committee's Secretary. She is a Junior studying Public Policy and is passionate about current political issues and policy proposals.

  Carlson Mummert    Operations Lead   Carlson is a Sophomore majoring in Politics and minoring in the Business of Marketing Entertainment. He was the Co-Director of Finance for PCC 2017.      

Carlson Mummert

Operations Lead

Carlson is a Sophomore majoring in Politics and minoring in the Business of Marketing Entertainment. He was the Co-Director of Finance for PCC 2017.  


 

  Ellen Shuan    Photographer   Ellen is a Sophomore majoring in Economics at the College of Arts and Science and in Photography at Tisch. She currently serves as the committee's photographer and backup secretary.   

Ellen Shuan

Photographer

Ellen is a Sophomore majoring in Economics at the College of Arts and Science and in Photography at Tisch. She currently serves as the committee's photographer and backup secretary.

 

  Jaella Brockmann    PCC 2018 Committee Member   Jaella is a graduate student in the International Relations program at NYU. She is passionate about expanding access to the policy fields among people of various backgrounds.   

Jaella Brockmann

PCC 2018 Committee Member

Jaella is a graduate student in the International Relations program at NYU. She is passionate about expanding access to the policy fields among people of various backgrounds.

 

  Mahathi Vemireddy    PCC 2018 Committee Member   Mahathi is a Junior in the College of Arts and Science, studying History and Politics. She was a member of the winning team, India Policy Team 3, in last year's Competition.    

Mahathi Vemireddy

PCC 2018 Committee Member

Mahathi is a Junior in the College of Arts and Science, studying History and Politics. She was a member of the winning team, India Policy Team 3, in last year's Competition.


 

  Teresa Lee    Competitor Affairs Lead   Teresa Lee is a Senior in the College of Arts and Science student majoring in Economics and minoring in Business Studies. She has been a part of the PCC Committee since her sophomore year and has previously served as Director of Competitor Affairs.

Teresa Lee

Competitor Affairs Lead

Teresa Lee is a Senior in the College of Arts and Science student majoring in Economics and minoring in Business Studies. She has been a part of the PCC Committee since her sophomore year and has previously served as Director of Competitor Affairs.

  Christopher Gentile    Workshops Lead   Christopher is a Senior studying Politics and Economics. He served as the Director of Competitor Affairs for PCC 2017, bringing with him his experience as a past competitor, and now serves as the lead coordinator for competitor workshops. 

Christopher Gentile

Workshops Lead

Christopher is a Senior studying Politics and Economics. He served as the Director of Competitor Affairs for PCC 2017, bringing with him his experience as a past competitor, and now serves as the lead coordinator for competitor workshops. 

  Finlay McIntosh    PCC 2018 Committee Member   Finlay is a Freshman from London studying History and Politics in the College of Arts and Science. He previously served as a caucus leader for Politics Society's Public Policy Symposium.   

Finlay McIntosh

PCC 2018 Committee Member

Finlay is a Freshman from London studying History and Politics in the College of Arts and Science. He previously served as a caucus leader for Politics Society's Public Policy Symposium.

 

  Joshua Schatman    PCC 2018 Committee Member   Joshua is a Freshman studying Metropolitan Studies in the College of Arts and Science. He is interested in expanding outreach to policy students at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.    

Joshua Schatman

PCC 2018 Committee Member

Joshua is a Freshman studying Metropolitan Studies in the College of Arts and Science. He is interested in expanding outreach to policy students at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. 

 

  Nicolas Galinski    Background Papers Lead   Nicolas is a Sophomore in the College of Arts and Science, studying Politics and Economics. He participated in PCC 2017 as a member of India Policy Team 9, and currently serves as the Background Papers Lead for PCC 2018.  

Nicolas Galinski

Background Papers Lead

Nicolas is a Sophomore in the College of Arts and Science, studying Politics and Economics. He participated in PCC 2017 as a member of India Policy Team 9, and currently serves as the Background Papers Lead for PCC 2018.
 

 

Interested in joining our organizing committee? NYU students who are interested in assisting in the planning and execution of PCC 2018 should fill out the committee application form, found here. If you are not a current NYU student, please contact our team at policy.case@gmail.com