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John Jay College PSC Officers, Executive Committee, and Department Representatives (as of October 1, 2021)

Chapter Co-Chair, ex officio delegate: John Pittman, Philosophy

Chapter Co-Chair: Elizabeth (“Zabby”) Hovey, History

Secretary: vacant

Grievance Counselor:  Vacant

Adjunct liaison: Jeremiah Perez-Torres

CLT Liaison: Pia Austria

HEO Liaison: Janet Winter (also HEO Chapter Vice-Chair, also Steward)

HEO Delegates/Stewards:  Rulisa Galloway-Perry, Rachel Brown

PSC Staff Organizer:  Janet Kwon


Delegates to the Delegate Assembly:

Ellen Belcher, Library

Elizabeth Hovey, History

Susan Kang, Political Science

Nivedita Majumdar, English

Jerry Markowitz, Interdisciplinary Studies

Jayne Mooney, Sociology

Paul Narkunas, English

Ellen Sexton, Library

Jonathan Epstein, History

Alternate Delegates:

Andrea Balis, History

Jay Gates, English

Robert McCrie, Security, Fire & Emergency Management

Sandra Swenson, Sciences

Patricia Tovar, Anthropology

[vacancy to be filled after duly announced in advance of a chapter meeting]


Jonathan Epstein, History

Toy-Tung Fung, English

Genevieve LaForge, Philosophy

Roger Szajngarten, Economics

Representatives to the Welfare Fund Advisory Council:

Dan Pinello, Political Science; Holly Clarke, public management


Department Representatives:

Africana Studies: Rulisa Galloway-Perry

Athletics: Mark Francis

Anthropology: Patricia Tovar

Art & Music: Ben Lapidus

Communication & Theater Arts: Vacant

Counseling & Human Services: Vacant

Criminal Justice: Marcia Esparza

Economics: Christian Parenti

English: Paul Narkunas, Nivedita Majumdar, Toy-Tung Fung

Health & Physical Education: Mark Francis

History: Jonathan Epstein, Zabby Hovey, Andrea Balis

Interdisciplinary Studies: Jerry Markowitz

Latin American & Latina/o Studies: Suzanne Oboler

Law & Police Science: Heath Grant

Library: Ellen Belcher, Ellen Sexton

Mathematics & Computer Science: Aftab Ahmad

Modern Languages & Literature: Vicente Lecuna

Philosophy: John Pittman, Genevieve LaForge

Political Science: Susan Kang, Dan Pinello

Psychology: Charles Stone

Public Management: Holly Clarke, Peter Mameli

Sciences: Sandra Swenson

Security, Fire & Emergency Management: Robert McCrie

SEEK:  Vacant

Sociology: Jayne Mooney