The purpose of the Executive Board is to execute the daily functions of GUWIL. They are responsible for planning and leading monthly roundtable discussions, organizing and recruiting guest speakers, and developing workshops for the members of GUWIL. The Executive Board is composed of current Georgetown University undergraduate students.



Claire Hayes

Executive President

Claire is a senior in the college majoring in American Studies. Before becoming President, Claire was on GUWIL's executive board as Freshmen, Sophomore Liaison, and Membership Chair. In addition to GUWIL, Claire writes for the Georgetown chapter of Spoon University and was previously the college ambassador for SoulCycle Georgetown.


Abby O'Shea

Executive Vice President

Abby is a senior in the College from Reading, Pennsylvania. She is pursuing a major in American Studies and a minor in Spanish. Abby is returning from her junior fall semester abroad in Madrid and is looking forward to serving as the Executive Vice President! In her free time, Abby enjoys running, traveling, and reading.


Daana Bajnauth

Events Chair


Letitia Wu

Technology Chair


Caroline Kline

Membership Chair

Caroline is a junior in the College from Akron, Ohio. She is majoring in biology on the Pre-Med track, as an intended Biology of Global Health major. Outside of GUWIL, Caroline is a member of the Georgetown Running Club and serves as a hospital volunteer with Project Sunshine.


Catherine Lee

Sponsorship Chair

Catherine is a sophomore in the College, from Irvine, California. She is planning on majoring in Political Economy with a minor in Environmental Studies. As Sponsorship Chair, her primary responsibilities include inviting speakers for events, maintaining relations with current sponsors, and establishing new sponsor partnerships. In addition to GUWIL, Catherine is on the Executive Team of The Caravel Foreign Affairs Newspaper, a member of the Federal Relations & DC Board, and co-chair of the Relay for Life Sponsorship committee. Her list of hobbies include yoga, watching historical fiction films, and playing the piano.


Cynthia Sun

Marketing Chair

Cynthia is a junior in the Walsh School of Foreign Service from Duluth, Georgia. She is majoring in International Politics and minoring in Chinese. Outside of GUWIL, Cynthia is a member of the Political Awareness Committee in the Asian American Student Association and the International Relations Club. In her free time, she loves to explore museums, try all kinds of food, and travel.


Sofia Vegas

Financial Chair

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Isatou Bah

Operations Chair

Isatou Bah is a junior in the college who majors in Political Economy and Philosophy with a minor in French. She is very excited to help create amazing events and get to know some more amazing young women as Operations Chair of GUWIL. Outside of GUWIL, she is involved with the African Society of Georgetown and DSO, a development consulting organization. She is passionate about all things related to women, international development, humanitarianism, and law. Some of her favorite hobbies are reading, watching movies, and going to museum with her friends


Nickie Demakos

Sophomore Liaison

Originally from Chicago, Illinois, Nickie is a sophomore in the School of Nursing and Health Studies as a Healthcare Management and Policy Major. As sophomore liaison, she is thrilled to work to increase undergraduate membership through active involvement with the sophomore class. In addition to GUWIL, Nickie is a sexual assault peer educator at Georgetown and loves to play frisbee and soccer in her free time.


Aaryn Taft

Freshman Liaison