Cabinet

Erica Day

President

Year: Class of 2022

Major: Undecided

Hometown: Andover, CT

Reason For Joining USG: I joined USG because I love teamwork, USG gives me the ability to cooperate with others, to plan events, and help better the UConn Community, which I love!

Email:  erica.day@uconn.edu

Favorite Quote: “Live like you’re at the bottom even when you’re at the top” – Kevin Jonas Sr.

Office Hours:

Mon: 11-1 & 3-5

Tue: 3-4

Wed: 11-1

Amanda Carducci

Treasurer & Finance Chair

Year: Class of 2021

Major: Business Analytics

Hometown: Rocky Hill, CT

Reason for joining USG: I joined USG because I wanted to be involved on campus and meet new people.

Email: amanda.carducci@uconn.edu

Favorite Quote: “I will live my life full of love and full of fun. It’s the only way I know how.” – Craig Sager

Office Hours:

Mon: 2-3

Tue: 11-12

Wed: 10-11

Thur: 4-5

Aaron Paladino

Chief Communications Officer & Senator

Year: Class of 2022

Major: Communications

Hometown: Rockville, CT

Reason for joining USG: I wanted to get involved and make a difference on campus along with getting experience for my major

Email: aaron.paladino@uconn.edu

Favorite Quote: “If you believe in yourself, with a tiny pinch of magic all your dreams can come true!” – Spongebob

Office Hours:

Mon: 1-2

Tue: 12-1

Thur: 11-12

Milton Rosario

Senator & Programming Chair

Year: Class of 2021

Major: Psychology

Hometown: Meriden, CT

Reason for joining USG: I want to make the students feel apart of something as well as to create memories and to have a good time on campus.

Email: milton.rosario@uconn.edu

Favorite Quote: 

Office Hours:

Tue: 1-3

Ryan Nur

Senator & Advocacy Member

Year: Class of 2022

Major: Physiology and Neurobiology (PNB)

Hometown: Cromwell, CT

Reason for joining USG: To engage with the students and get to know the student body better, and i’ve always been interested in government

Email: ryan.nur@uconn.edu

Favorite Quote: 

Office Hours:

Mon: 10-11

Tue: 10-11

Thu: 10-11

Faryal Taseer

Senator & Programming Member

Year: Class of 2023

Major: Business Administration

Hometown: Manchester, CT

Reason for joining USG: I joined USG because I wanted to connect with other people, as well as not being stuck in a rut of just going to school and going home. It’s incredible to get involved and feel a sense of pride and responsibility for a place I spend so much of my time in, with people who have similar values and interests as me!

Email: faryal.taseer@uconn.edu

Favorite Quote: “And there is not for man, except that for which he strives.”—Al Quran 53:39

Office Hours:

Thu: 12-1

Adviser

Dan O’Reily

Position: Adviser

College Graduated From: Fordham University

Major: History and Economics

Hometown: Jackson Heights, NY

Email: daniel.oreilly@uconn.edu

Office Hours: 

  • Monday: 9 AM – 5 PM
  • Tuesday: 9 AM – 5 PM
  • Wednesday: 9 AM – 5 PM
  • Thursday: 9 AM – 5 PM
  • Friday: 9 AM – 5 PM

Adviser

Paul Young

Position: Adviser

College Graduated From: 

Undergraduate: Indiana University

Graduate: The Ohio State University

Major: 

Undergrad: Sociology and African American Studies

Graduate: Higher Education and Student Affairs

Hometown: Newington, CT

Email: paul.young@uconn.edu

Office Hours: 

  • Monday: 9 AM – 5 PM
  • Tuesday: 9 AM – 5 PM
  • Wednesday: 9 AM – 5 PM
  • Thursday: 9 AM – 5 PM
  • Friday: 9 AM – 5 PM