SEC UW Officers
Executive Director | Jessica Hendrawidjaja
Jessica Hendrawidjaja is a senior at University of Washington, pursuing her degree in Information Systems, Marketing, and International Business. She believes that the world will be a better place when the young generation are empowered with the idea of social entrepreneurship. Jessica hopes to start her career as a non-profit consultant while hoping that one day, she will start her own social enterprise. She also enjoys meeting new people and getting new perspectives of life in general.
Executive Director | Jené Etheridge
Jené Etheridge is a Senior at the University of Washington studying International Business and Marketing. She hopes to create more opportunities for the underprivileged through building a strong network of social entrepreneurs abroad and also locally. In the future she hopes to travel and contribute to creating more social enterprises in Central and South America, as well as in the Northwest. In her free time, Jené enjoys watching movies, thrift shopping, and spending time with friends.
VP of Business Development | Arash Namvar
Arash Namvar is a Junior on a one year exchange program at the University of Washington studying Entrepreneurship. Born and raised in the Silicon Valley entrepreneurship flows through his blood. When he graduates he hopes to combine his love for innovation and helping people. One of his favorite places on earth is Switzerland and hopes to spend a summer there.
VP of Marketing | Gabi Goyette
Gabi Goyette is a Junior at the University of Washington studying Marketing. She is working as a marketing intern at SafetyMesh Technologies, Inc., a start-up that provides an off-network push-to-talk application for first responders. She aims to help inspire other students to make an impact on social issues they are passionate about. Gabi enjoys triathlons, watching comedies, and spending time with friends.
VP of Public Relations | Nikhil Sarma
Nikhil Sarma is a senior studying business entrepreneurship at the University of Washington. Nikhil is currently working for Stickit, a student-run start-up based in Seattle that provides low-cost concert tickets. Nikhil aims to explore new business models and enterprises which focus on giving back to the community while maintaining financial success.