Chapter Officers

Chapter Officers

Alexandra Shaul


Hi! My name is Alexandra Shaul and I am a fourth year from Alexandria, Virginia majoring in Anthropology and Archaeology. As President, I make sure that everything in the chapter runs smoothly and I communicate with Nationals constantly. Outside of Sigma I am a part of the University Salsa Club, run the social media accounts for the Archaeology program at UVA, and am a student ambassador for College Year in Athens. I love spending time with friends and family, watching any Netflix movie, and working out at OrangeTheory!

Emma Ziselman

Vice President of New Member Education

My name is Emma Ziselman and I am a fourth year from Herndon, Virginia. As the VPNME, I am in charge of the new member program which includes new member education sessions and big/little sister mentorship. I am a psychology major and biology minor. Outside of Tri Sigma, I am a research assistant in the Jaswal Lab and am involved in the University Dance Club, UPC, and Class of 2023 Trustees.

Maura Gillis

Vice President of Operations

My name is Maura Gillis and I am a fourth year from Long Island, New York! I’m also a statistics major on a pre-med track. Outside of Tri Sigma, I tutor students in math, volunteer with the American Red Cross, and I also love to ski and spend time with friends and family!

Kasey Kiefer

Education Director

My name is Kasey Kiefer and I’m a fourth year from Richmond, Virginia double majoring in History and Global Environments & Sustainability! As Education Director, I run study hours and act as an educational resource for members. Outside of Sigma, I am active in the sustainability community at UVA and worked as a public history intern this summer. I enjoy cooking, reading, and spending time with friends!

Ashley Saxenian

Panhellenic Delegate

My name is Ashley Saxenian and I am a third year from McLean, Virginia! I am majoring in Commerce, and as the Panhellenic Delegate I represent our sorority in ISC matters. Outside of Tri Sigma, I am involved in Student Council, UPC, and Madison House. In my free time, I enjoy playing basketball and hanging with friends!

Olivia Binggeli


My name is Olivia and I'm a fourth year biology major and bioethics minor. I grew up just outside of Charlottesville, so I've been a UVA fan my whole life. As treasurer, my job is to create the yearly chapter budget, post/collect dues from all our members, and ensure the chapter is in good financial standing. Outside of Tri Sigma, I love to travel, try new restaurants, and attend UVA sporting events. I also babysit for multiple local families and am a member of the UVA Global Greeters organization. After graduating, I plan to attend grad school and obtain my Masters in Public Health with a concentration in epidemiology.

Jackie Canning

Risk Management

My name is Jackie Canning. I am a fourth year from Alexandria, Virginia majoring in Civil Engineering with minors in Materials Science and Computer Science. Outside of Sigma I like to spend my time studying outside, working out, and making new memories around Charlottesville with my friends!

Zoe Macy

Recruitment Director

My name is Zoe Macy and I am a fourth year from Concord, Massachusetts. I am majoring in Global Studies on the Global Public Health track and minoring in Biology. As recruitment director, I oversee both informal and formal recruitment for our chapter. Outside of Sigma, I volunteer as a physical therapy aide at UVA Children’s Hospital, serve on Trustees for the Class of 2023, and help organize Lighting of the Lawn. I love hanging out with friends, spending time outside, and traveling!

Ashley Ban


Hi, my name is Ashley Ban and I am the current Honor Council Chairman for Tri Sigma at UVA! My main responsibilities include training and supervising the Honor Council Goals Coordinator and Recording Secretary, maintaining proper communication with Nationals Advisors, and working with the Treasurer to ensure members are in financial good standing.