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Sydney Nelson

SA Executive Vice President

Bringing your voice to the table by ensuring that Senators serve and fight for you.

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Sydney Nelson is the Student Association Executive Vice President. She is a junior from Duluth, MN in the Elliott School of International Affairs, pursuing a double-major in International Affairs and Organizational Sciences with a minor in Economics. She is also a member of the Sigma Iota Rho Honors Fraternity as well as the Delta Phi Epsilon Foreign Service Sorority, and serves on the executive board of the GW Women’s Leadership Network.

Sydney oversees the Senate, a forum of elected undergraduate and graduate student representatives from each school who make up the legislative body of the SA. She also serves on the Executive Cabinet.

Recent accomplishments from the Senate include the implementation of a Fall Break and the First-Year-Forgiveness Policy, as well as decreasing the cost of double-sided printing, establishing a Dean’s Student Advisory Council, advocating for sexual assault survivors, and promoting divestment from fossil fuel.

To contact EVP Nelson, email her at Office Hours are by appointment — if you have questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to out.