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.
Secretary Inkoo Kang
Inkoo is a Junior from Kansas City, KS majoring in International Relations with a minor in Communication Policy & 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.
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.