The Executive Branch is composed of the President, Vice President, and Cabinet department members. Each Department is run by a Director, and if applicable, Deputy Director(s) and Ambassador(s). The President, Vice President, Directors, and Deputy Directors are paid positions. All Departments are funded through the executive budget and are allocated a set amount of funds for programming and services.

Office of the President

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Tristan Syron

2018-2019 ASCSU President

A Letter from the President…

Hello Rams,

I’ll do the one thing most politicians can’t do – be brief and honest. With this, Kevin and I bring a unique perspective into our administration. We have felt that in the past, ASCSU has existed almost entirely for the benefit of itself. We instead believe that the focus of student government should be on the students, and not on ourselves. Upon entering office, Kevin and I brought 3 priorities to the table: affordable parking, changing the U+2 law and creating informative registration. Since taking office, we have already created a dialogue with the city around changing laws that directly attack students. We have also created measures in enhancing tailgating to be the most robust yet. We believe we’ve put forth a tangible plan to achieving a better student life in the city of Fort Collins, and look forward to working with everyone to see it accomplished.

On another note, our door is always open, so come on in.

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Kevin Sullivan

2018-2019 ASCSU Vice President

Work Cell: 970-305-6301

A Letter from the Vice President…

Hello Rams! My name is Kevin Sullivan and I will be serving as the student body Vice President.

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Zachary Vaishampayan
Chief of Staff ’18-’19

Zachary serves as the Chief of Staff. He is majoring in Microbiology and working towards acceptance to medical school. He came to CSU looking to be involved in the running of the university and has been in ASCSU since his freshman year.

Now a senior, he is happy to be working for the Executive branch in helping the student body understand how the student government and university administration operates. He also acts as the representative of the President and Vice President and is responsible for maintaining the order of the ASCSU Executive office at the discretion of the ASCSU President and Vice President.

Claire Fenton
Deputy Chief of Staff ’18-’19

Claire serves as the Deputy Chief of Staff. She is studying biomedical and mechanical engineering with the hopes of working to create minimally invasive medical tools. She has a bounding passion for CSU, and loves being able contribute to the CSU Community through ASCSU. She knows that ASCSU works to serve and represent the students of CSU in the best way possible.

As the Deputy Chief of Staff, she is responsible for assisting the Chief of Staff and the entire Executive Branch. She also works closely with The Rocky Mountain Student Media Corporation’s, one of our largest fee areas. If you have any questions, we invite you to reach out.
Work Cell: (970) 217-2593

Interested in Changing Something on Campus?

One avenue to effect change on campus is through legislation. Any student is eligible to write their own legislation, but you can also contact a Senator to help you write it. Through legislation, the Administration of Colorado State University can hear your voice. Additionally, contacting a member of the Executive Branch can help to direct you to the right person. We listen, so click the button below.

Interested in Getting Involved?

Senate Sessions are held every Wednesday evening at 6:30 PM in the Lory Student Center Senate Chambers (LSC Room 204). All members of the community are welcome to attend. If you’re interested in joining the Executive branch or ASCSU, click the button below.

Contact the Office

For additional questions regard the Legislative Branch, Senate Sessions, or anything else related to ASCSU, please ask! Either stop by our office in the Lory Student Center (Room 206) or call our front desk at (970) 491-5931. If you need to contact us otherwise, clock the button below.