2019 Senior Deputy Board
Political Affairs Department
SDD of Programming: The SDD of Programming serves as the direct assistant to the Director of Programming. This position will help the Director of Programming in running their committee, as well as fulfilling any duties that the Director of Programming needs assistance with.
SDD of Campaigns: The SDD of Campaigns serves as the direct assistant to the Director of Campaigns. This position will help the Director of Campaigns in running their committee, as well as fulfilling any duties that the Director of Campaigns needs assistance with.
SDD of Debates: The SDD of Debates is responsible for planning and executing debates. This position comes with a committee, and it is the job of the SDD to equip its members with the tools necessary to debate the College Republicans, or other political orgs on campus.
SDD of FemDems: The SDD of FemDems is the leader of the FemDems committee. This committee aims to foster a sense of community amongst democratic women and works to empower females running for office.
SDD of Advocacy and Activism: The SDD of Advocacy and Activism is responsible for keeping up to date on current protests, marches, movements etc, and working to advocate for issues that pertain to different communities within our organization. This position requires being able to engage and mobilize students within and outside of our organization.
SDD of Policy and Strategy: The SDD of Policy and Strategy serves under the Director of Campaigns, focusing on the policies of candidates and strategies to flip the House in 2018. This position also leads Policy Committee, which will help to inform Campaign Committee on what candidates the org should focus on, and how to most effectively get Democrats elected in different areas.
SDD of Publications: The SDD of Publications coordinates with the Vice President of Communications to plan and execute all publication efforts of the GW College Democrats. This position also oversees the Publications Committee, which produces The Young & Blue blog, monthly update newsletters, and any other publication that advances the GWCD mission.
SDD of Photography: The SDD of Photography coordinates with the VP of Communications to plan and execute all photography needs of the GW College Democrats. This position oversees the Photography Committee and is tasked with assigning photographers to cover events, edit photos, and organize photo albums.
SDD of Digital Media: The SDD of Digital Media coordinates with the Vice President of Communications to plan and execute all graphic design needs of the GW College Democrats. This position is tasked with creating engaging graphics and animations for upcoming events that remain consistent with the GWCD brand image.
SDD of Mentorship: The SDD of Mentorship is responsible for organizing the Mentorship Program by pairing individuals together and holding mentors accountable throughout the year to ensure that they meet with their mentees. The SDD of Mentorship will also work with the VP of Membership and the Events and Social Director to plan membership events.
SDD of Transfer Student Engagement: The SDD of Transfer Students will be responsible for engaging transfer students and serving as a liaison between them and the rest of the organization’s membership.
Diversity and Inclusion Department
SDD of Accessibility and Outreach: The SDD of Accessibility and Outreach is in charge of issue topics such as disabilities, mental health and public health. Duties include planning events that help better inform the public and GW College Democrats on such topics, along with being a resource for the community.
SDD of LGBTQ+ Affairs: The SDD of LGBTQ+ Affairs serves as the leader of the LGBTQ+ Affairs Committee, which engages with local and student organizations to foster and improve LGBTQ+ rights as well as advocate for issues and engage members with the LGBTQ+ community.
SDD of Alumni Relations: The SDD of Alumni Relations will assist the VP of Development in communicating with alumni through email, phone calls, events, and in-person meetings. This will be to inform alumni about the affairs of the organization and to fundraise for GW College Democrats.
SDD of Merchandise: The SDD of Merchandise will assist the VP of Development in creating and marketing a line of GW College Democrats apparel and merchandise. This will be to further fundraise for the organization, to promote brand recognition on campus, and to improve pride in the organization.