Executive Board

The eboard is dedicated to listening to the desires of CPU's membership and making the best decisions for the organization. The eboard is comprised of a diverse group of thinkers who try to make themselves as accessible to possible to both members and interested students.




John is a junior from Toledo, Ohio, studying Industrial and Labor Relations. He has interned with United Way of Greater Toledo, the Office of the Federal Public Defender for the Northern District of Ohio, and Lucas County Probate Court. Last summer, he conducted labor research for Partnership for the Public Good. He also serves as co-president of the Cornell Historical Society and is an active member of the Cornell International Affairs Society and Alpha Eta Rho, Cornell's professional aviation fraternity. 



Events Director

Noah Belser is a junior from State College, Pennsylvania majoring in Government and minoring in Business and Environmental and Sustainability Sciences. Noah has spent his last two summers as an intern for the Environmental Defense Fund, and as a research assistant in the Department of Natural Resources.



Vice President of Public Relations

Born and raised in Houston, Texas, Mason is double majoring in Government and Philosophy and double minoring in Business and European Studies. Mason interned for Battleground Texas in 2016, conducted research for a Venture Capital firm in 2017, and was an investment banking summer analyst in 2018. He is involved with the Beto campaign and is also in the Cornell Venture Capital Club.


grace mehler

Vice President of Recruitment

Grace is a junior from New York City studying Government. Grace was a field organizer for the Pennsylvania Democratic Party in 2016 and for Fred Hubbell’s gubernatorial campaign in Iowa in 2018. She also interned for the US Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York in the Organized Crimes and Gangs Section. She is the Co-President of Cornell Mentors for Incarcerated Youth, and is a brother of Kappa Alpha Pi Pre-Law Fraternity.



Vice President of Finance

Brendan is a sophomore majoring in Industrial and Labor Relations and pursuing minors in Business, History, and Classics. On campus, he is also involved in the Cornell Republicans, Cornell International Affairs Society, and is a Cornell Tradition Fellow.


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Originally from Florida, Naiara is a sophomore double majoring in History and Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.