2023-2024 Officer Board



Hi! My name is Mary and I'm a senior double major in Economics and HDO. A fun fact about me is that I hold a dual citizenship in The Republic of Georgia :) I am super excited for all the opportunities that TEA will bring to its members this year, and look forward to getting to know everyone!

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Vice President

Hello! My name is Shiv Mistry and I am a Junior majoring in Economics and Government with a minor in Business & Public Policy. A couple of fun facts about me: I hold a black belt in Taekwondo and am an American-British dual citizen! I previously served as the Treasurer of TEA. As Vice President, I'm thrilled to facilitate the growth of TEA, and can't wait for all of the professional, academic, social, and philanthropic opportunities we will have for members during this upcoming year!


Director of Finance

What's up y'all! My name is Afif and I'll be this year's Director of Finance for TEA. I'm a junior Economics major with a certificate in Applied Statistical Modeling and I'm hoping to either get into finance or pursue a graduate degree. I'm really passionate about philosophy, the San Antonio Spurs, and Indie! I'm super excited for this Fall and can't wait to get the ball rolling to make TEA the best club on campus!

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Director of Operations

Hello! I'm Prerana Kalapatapu! I'm a rising sophomore Economics major and the new TEA Operations Director! When I'm not studying, I love rollerblading and composing music! I'm super excited about everything TEA has in store for next semester! I can't wait!!


Director of Marketing

Hey everyone! My name is Kolton and I;ll be this year's Director of Marketing. I'm a junior Economics major with a minor in Government. I like basketball, graphic design, video games, and watching good movies! I'm excited to have this opportunity to meet every one of you and help make our organization the best it can be!


Director of Community Development

Hey! My name is Joel, and I'm an Economics major with a minor in Spanish. Next year, I'll be a senior. I'm also a music nerd, so if you ever want to talk about R&B or Woodstock, feel free to reach out. I've already started brainstorming ideas for community involvement for next year, and I'm really excited about where we're headed. Hook 'Em!!


Co-Director of Social Affairs

Hi there! My name is Savannah Rakowitz, and I will be serving as TEA's Co-Director of Social Affairs for 2023-2024! I am currently majoring in Economics and am a Freshman. I am super excited to meet you all for an amazing year next year! Some fun facts about myself are that I am a former violinist and absolutely love everything about music! I also love to hike, go to concerts, travel, and hang out with friends!


Co-Director of Social Affairs

Hey! My name is Ammer, a proud Houstonian and TEA's next Co-Director for Social Affairs! As a rising junior pursuing a BS in Economics and a minor in Government, I am excited to take on a role in building TEA's presence in the Economics community at UT! This coming year I hope to bring my unique perspective as a Palestinian-American, as well as my extensive experiences in activism and community mobilization to TEA. When I'm not studying, you can find me on the basketball court with friends or spending quality time with family.