Chad is a Junior from Fullerton, CA majoring in Political Science with a minor in Business Law. As the President, Chad will be the face of Blackstonians and will be responsible for its success. This means that he will both be organizing events and ensuring that they are run efficiently.
Vice President Albert Qian
Albert is a Junior from Irvine, CA studying Political Science, while also pursuing a Masters in Journalism through USC's Progressive Degree Program. This year, Albert will primarily be responsible for assisting the President and spearheading the recruitment initiative.
Treasurer Lauren Andrews
Lauren is a Junior from Draper, UT pursuing a major in Law History and Culture, with minors in Marketing and Business Law. Lauren's main responsibility as Treasurer will be to set and maintain the organization's budget. She will also perform financial transactions on behalf of the organization when needed. Lauren hopes to attend law school after graduation, and then go into corporate transactional law.
Secretary Inkoo Kang
Inkoo is a Junior from Kansas City, Kansas majoring in International Relations with a minor in Communication Policy and Law. Inkoo will be the main source of communication for Blackstonians for the duration of the year and will be responsible for relaying relevant information to the organization. After graduation, Inkoo hopes to attend Law School and commission into the U.S. Air Force as a Judge Advocate General.
Faculty Advisor Alison Dundes Renteln
Professor Renteln studies international law, human rights, comparative legal systems, Constitutional law and legal and political theory. An expert on cultural rights, including the use of the "cultural defense" in the legal system. Professor Renteln has lectured to judicial organizations and law enforcement groups on this subject. She served on the State Bar Commission on Access to Justice and the California Judicial Council Access and Fairness Advisory Committee. She also served as a member of the California Attorney General's Commission on Hate Crimes.