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Student Government Association (SGA)

Mission Statement

The Ramapo College Student Government Association serves as the persistent voice of the student body. While representing the student body and ideals of Ramapo College of New Jersey, the Student Government Association through unity in diversity, embraces student leadership in all forms.

Land Acknowledgment

The Student Government Association respectfully acknowledges that we are conducting our business on the ancestral and traditional Indigenous territory of the Ramapough Lunaape Nation.

RCNJ’s partnership with the Ramapough Lunaape Nation

Solidarity with Israeli and Palestinian Civilians

Senate Bill 2023 – 05: Solidarity with Israeli and Palestinian Civilians REVISIED

  • The Student Government Association stands in solidarity with the Israeli and Palestinian civilians, recognizes the people who have lost their lives to the ongoing conflict in Israel, Palestine, and Gaza.
  • The members of the SGA are encouraged to stay up to date on the conflict through the use of reputable sources and encourage others to so the same as well.
  • The SGA commits to fostering open and constructive discussion forums to talk about the ongoing conflict in a respectful manner.

Stance Against Anti-Semitism

Senate Bill 2022 – 11: One Man in Memory of Six Million

The SGA recognizes the importance of remembering those affected by genocide. The SGA actively denounces and will work towards spreading awareness and combating antisemitism, hatred, and bigotry on our campus.

Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies

Support for Iranian Protests

Senate Bill 2022 – 10: Support for Iran

  • The SGA stands in solidarity with the people of Iran, recognizes the people who lost their lives to the Islamic Regime fighting for their democratic rights, and condemns the Islamic Regime for its violations of human rights.
  • The SGA encourages members of our community to engage in dialogue that expresses our open support for Iran.
  • The SGA recognizes each person’s right to protest without major interference from governmental authorities and supports the Iranian members of our Ramapo College community.


SGA Leadership

Congratulations to the 2024-2025 Student Government Association (SGA) 

SGA Election Results for 24-25

Victor Oluwagbemi

Vice President
Oliver Mejia

Luis Saenz

Nicole Cohen

Benjamin Banks
Juliana Campagna
Ava Cicero-Johnson
David George
Eileen Jaquez
Mihir Jariwala
Shanel Lopez
Franco Miyashiro
Sandy Salazar
Matthew Zegla

School of Humanities and Global Studies (HGS) Senator
Aiden D’Oria

School of Social Science and Human Services (SSHS) Senator
Amanda Shortt

School of Theoretical and Applied Science (TAS) Senator
Brian Joseph

Victor Oluwagbemi

Madi Weeks
Senate President

Oliver Mejia
Vice President

Riley Stein

Pranish Khanal

Evelyn Voitsekhovich
Senate Vice President

Liz Mendicino
Chief Justice

Ekaprana Ramesh
Chief of Staff

Rick Brown
Center for Student Involvement

Cynthia Michalewski 
Senior Assistant Director; 
Cahill Career Development Center 

Jack Nesmith
Senate Advisor
Coordinator for Student Activities;
Center for Student Involvement

Meet the rest of the SGA!