People

UWiL operates under the direction of a volunteer Board of Directors, with advice from an Advisory Board. Applications for Board of Director positions are accepted on a yearly basis and limited to UMass Amherst alumni. Advisory Board positions are extended by invitation only.

UWiL fellows also receive significant guidance from mentors. If you are interested in becoming a mentor, please contact us!


Class of 2020

  • Donikah Brutus '20, English
  • Molly Caroom '20, UWW
  • Sally Chu '22, Public Health Sciences 
  • Irina Costache '22, Journalism, Political Science
  • Laura Deely '22, Economics 
  • Denim Diaz '21, Legal Studies, Political Science 
  • Julia Fox '22, Environmental Science, Political Science
  • Rachel Freeman '21, Communication, Political Science
  • Savannah Gillis '22, Political Science, Public Health Sciences 
  • Soha Habib '23, Political Science
  • Varshita Jakkaraju '22, Political Science
  • Sophie Johnson '22, Political Science, Public Health Sciences
  • Nia Johnson '21, Political Science, Spanish 
  • Hayden Latimer-Ireland '22, BDIC, Political Science 
  • Nadia L'Bahy '21, Biology, Informatics
  • Julia Limmer '22, Political Science, Sociology
  • Abigail McDonough '20, Political Science 
  • Carla Montilla Jaimes '21, History, Political Science 
  • Seni Nkeng '21, Political Science 
  • Uju Onochie '21, Political Science
  • Gulailah Shah '21, Biology 
  • Ilina Shah '20, Mathematics, Political Science 
  • Annie Tsan '23, Political Science