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First Generation Harvard Alumni (FGHA) is looking for interested members to join our leadership team. This is your opportunity to play a more active role in supporting first-generation low-income students and alumni at Harvard! 

The FGHA Board has five active committees: 

  1. Finance Committee - Contacts: Carl Arnold and Erica Scott-Puopolo
  2. Student Affairs Committee - Contacts: Ben Casillas, Yordanko Deliondo, Lauren Ewing, and Leslie Jimenez
  3. Alumni Affairs Committee - Contacts: Tracy Ellis and Yesenia Jimenez
  4. Communications Committee - Contacts: Anne Marie Connell, Stefan Lukianov, and Mikael Tessema
  5. Governance Committee - Contacts: Layla Ramirez and Harold S. Lewis

We have openings on every committee, please email us at to get involved. 

We celebrate diversity and the intersectional nature of our identity! We encourage all Harvard alumni who identify as first-generation or low-income college graduates, Asian, Black, indigenous, Latinx, people of color, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, women, men, and non-binary people to participate on our leadership team.