Governmental Affairs Committee


  • Educates and engages the campus community on matters pertaining to local, state, and federal government operations and activities, and legislation and policy development affecting CPP students and the CSU system
  • Leads political advocacy efforts, conducts legislative research, develops action plans and policy recommendations
  • Establishes partnerships and collaborates with appropriate entities to advocate for the students’ needs and interests, and organizes programs and events that raise campus awareness of the legislative process

Chair: Nicole Stai, ASI Secretary of External Affairs (

For more information, please see the Governmental Affairs Committee Code below:
Governmental Affairs Committee Code

Note: Important Updates Regarding Student Government Meetings

ASI meetings will continue through modified virtual arrangements. Committee members will receive an email with further direction.

Fridays, Noon – 1:45pm
9/10, 9/24, 10/8, 10/22, 11/5, 11/19, 12/3
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Agendas and Minutes

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Meet the Governmental Affairs Committee Members

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  • Committee Members

    Portrait of Nicole Stai

    Nicole Stai

    Secretary of External Affairs


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    Daniel Foncello


    Vice Chair


    Portrait of Prabhat

    Prabhat Jammalamadaka


    Committee Member


    Portrait of Derek Sweem

    Derek Sweem

    Vice President

    Committee Member

    Portrait of Ilke

    Ilke (LK) Suzer

    College of Environmental Design Senator

    Committee Member


    Portrait of Bianca Gonzalez

    Bianca Gonzalez

    CEIS Senator

    Committee Member


    Mia Miller

    Mia Miller

    Attorney General


    Portrait of Billy Bronco


    Officer of Legislative Affairs


    Nicole Hernandez

    Nicole Hernandez

    Officer of Civic Engagement



    Portrait of Ashley Joseph

    Dr. Ashley Joseph

    Associate Director for Student Government


    Portrait of Billy Bronco

    Michelle Viorato

    Governmental & External Affairs Designee

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