Student Association announces results of fall 2021 Senate elections

The following message was sent to all students on Oct. 13.

Dear New Paltz Community,

We are writing to announce the results for the Student Association Senate elections and voter demographics. Congratulations to all of the candidates that were elected into a position and thank you to all of the students who ran wonderful campaigns. We would like to take the time to thank each student who took the time to vote last week and have a voice in your representation and participation! We are looking forward to working with all of you!


I would like to introduce to you the 2021-2022 Student Association Senate:

At Large Representatives: Jessica Kacinski, Nahomy Tellez

First-Year Representative: Saomi Gendville

Sophomore Representative: Sean O’Herir

Junior Representative: Marcello Isidoro

Senior Representative: Britney Trinidad

Graduate Student Representative: Vacant

Transfer Student Representative: Mickolson Audain

International Student Representative: Shashank Narmeta

College of Liberal Arts and Science Representatives: Chet Guenther, Ariana Valerio

School of Business Representative: Jeremy Shannon

School of Education Representative: Sheila Rebatta

School of Fine and Performing Arts Representative: Nia Scott

School of Science and Engineering Representative: Adrian Santos

Commuter Student Representatives: Sayatan Das, Luz Torres

Ashokan Hall Representative: Alter Gokhan Celiksoy

Awosting/Bouton Hall Representative: Vacant

Bliss Hall Representative: Vacant

Capen Hall Representative: Vacant

College/Shango Hall Representative: Valys Maloney

Esopus Hall Representative: Alfredo Benavidez

Gage Hall Representative: Vacant

Lenape Hall Representative: Vacant

Minnewaska Hall Representative: Vacant

Mohonk Hall Representative: Vacant

Ridgeview Hall Representative: Vacant

Scudder Hall Representative: Steven Cannavale

Shawangunk Hall Representative: Vacant


While this may be the end for campus-wide elections this semester, if you still wish to be considered for a vacant Senator position, please contact me at If you have any additional questions, please do not hesitate to reach out.


Best Regards,

Jordan E. Hennix
Student Association President (