Public Relations Associate


Svetlana Samanthula — Social Media

Svetlana is a sophomore from Downingtown, PA majoring in MIS and Supply Chain Management. Outside of BHSA, she is also a part of AIS as well as the Honors Activity Board (aka HAB). She is very excited to join BHSA as the newest officer and engage with members through social media platforms.

Fundraising Associate

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Brett Ackerman — Procurement

Brett Ackerman is a sophomore actuarial science major with a consulting minor from Doylestown, Pennsylvania. He is also a member of Gamma Iota Sigma and a shift manager at Planet Smoothie. He enjoys lifting, hiking, and watching Philadelphia sports. He hopes to be able to diversify the kinds of fundraising BHSA utilizes, and maximize the amount of money they can raise.

Student Engagement Associates


Derek Meegan — Service Events

Derek Meegan is a sophomore MIS and economics double major and political science minor from Valencia, CA. Besides school, Derek is involved in the entrepreneurship SPO has been practicing martial arts for over 12 years. He is looking forward to finding new ways to connect BHSA students.


Fred is a freshman from Huntingdon Valley, PA studying finance in the Fox School of Business. He is a huge Eagles fan and loves supporting all of the Philly sports teams. Fred loves to travel and is excited to go abroad this summer. He is excited to contribute to the success of BHSA through the fundraising committee.


Nishanth Gurajala — Member Relations

Nishanth Gurajala is a sophomore Actuarial Science major at the Fox School of Business from South Brunswick, New Jersey. Outside of BHSA, Nishanth is involved in the Honors Admissions Transition Team (HATT) and Temple University Bhangra. He enjoys playing sports, hanging out with friends, listening to music, and exploring Philadelphia. Nishanth hopes to aid BHSA by strengthening the relationship between the organization and its members through various ventures and events in order to make the SPO as helpful and innovative as it can be.