Student Government

Student Government

The SBA is the student governing association for the Law School with the general goal of improving the law school experience. Students may join one of the SBA's committees or run for class representative.

Executive Board

  • President: Katharine Janes (sbapresident@virginia.edu)
  • Vice President: Savanna Williams 
  • Secretary: Katherine O'Neal
  • Treasurer: Chance Maginness

Other Voting and Non-Voting Members

  • 3L Senators: Christina Luk, Colin Lee, Josh Short, Armina Manning, Will Palmer, Nicole Pidala
  • 2L Senators: Davin Laskin, Jill Quigley, Margaret Shin, Lera Bamgbala, Christina Kelly, Caroline Spadaro
  • Honor Representatives: Christopher Benos, Todd Truesdale
  • UJC Representative: James Harper, Eli Jones 
  • Student Council Representative: Edric Kim, Elizabeth Kruse
  • ABA Representative: Steph Metherall

Committee Chairs

  • Building Services and Environmental Concerns: Dylan Igoe, Garrett Kitamura
  • Diversity Advisory Council: Christina Luk, Will Hinton, Ida Abhari
  • Health and Wellness Committee: Isabelle Perfetto, Danny Seidita
  • Programming Committee: Steph Metherall, Chase Harris, Steven Bonniwell, Roni Courtney, Davin Laskin
  • Barrister’s Ball Subcommittee: Autumn Adams-Jack, Christina Kelly, Eric Feldman, Darby Hobbs, Lera Bamgbala
  • Academics and Faculty Relations Subcommittee: Joanna Borman, Alex Retzloff
  • Graduation Subcommittee: Savanna Williams, Maria Luevano 
  • Finance (Deputy Treasurer): Caroline Spadaro 
  • Community Engagement Committee: Colin Lee, Niko Orfanedes
  • Digital Communications Committee: Katherine O’Neal, Shashank Chitti
  • Special Purpose Committee: Will Palmer, Drew Calamaro
  • Women’s Committee: Katie Bernstine, Frances Skardon
  • First Year Council: Katherine O’Neal