The CUNY University Student Senate held elections for the USS Steering Committee at the October Plenary meeting on October 16, 2016. The following delegates were elected to serve as members of the USS Steering Committee:
Chika Onyejiukwa, Chairperson
Hercules Reid, Vice Chair for Legislative Affairs
Jona Kerluku, Vice Chair for Fiscal Affairs
Omari Williams, Vice Chair for Graduate Student Affairs
Japneet Singh, Vice Chair for Senior Colleges
Mariami Maisashvili, Vice Chair Part-Time and Evening Affairs
David Yssed Tobo, Vice Chair for Disability Affairs
Rodrick Hurley, Vice Chair for International Students
Quintin Price, Vice Chair for Technology Fee
After five rounds of voting, the office of Vice Chair for Community Colleges remained in contention, with both candidates, Senator Sayanora Diaz and Harris Khan, failing reach the necessary 25 vote threshold. Another election for the office of Vice Chair for Community Colleges will take place at the November 20, 2016 Plenary meeting.
Delegates gathered for a picture after the meeting.