Giovanni "Gio" Harvey
Executive Director of Communications | Home Campus: SUNY Polytechnic Institute
Bio: Giovanni "Gio" Harvey is a senior majoring in Communications and Information Design at SUNY Polytechnic Institute graduating in May 2023. He transferred from Fulton-Montgomery Community College (FMCC) where he majored in Communications and Media Broadcasting. While attending FMCC, Gio served as Senator on the Student Senate Association and as a founding member of the President’s Council for Diversity Equity and Inclusion. He then transferred to SUNY Poly where he was elected as Interim President by the 2019-2020 SUNY Poly Student Government at Utica executive board. In September of that same year, Gio was elected by the general student body to assume the President position permanently. Over the past 4 years, Gio has worked with stakeholders and students within the State University of New York (SUNY) system to improve student life and enhance the student experience on various campuses. Among several accolades, Gio is a State University of New York (SUNY) Norman R. McConney, Jr. Award for EOP Student Excellence recipient. He now is a representative of the first class of EOP Student Ambassadors, a program which he co-founded in 2021 with the 14th Chancellor of the State University of New York. This program is designed to strengthen peer mentorship and networking for students from historically underserved backgrounds.
Senior Director of Campus Engagement | Home Campus: University at Buffalo
Bio: Madison Nitsche is a sophomore studying neuroscience at the University of Buffalo. There, she is currently serving as the Director of Sustainability for the Residence Hall Association, as well as a member of the Student Association Election Committee. In her free time, you can find her giving tours around campus as an Honors College ambassador/mentor. A Buffalo native, she’s passionate about her SUNY SA job to better connect and empower the 64 campuscommunities.
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