Executive Board

Harika Nathi


Harika is currently a senior from Chantilly, VA majoring in Biomedical Engineering with a minor in Computer Science. She has worked at a start-up that optimizes patient-focused clinical research and at VCU is currently doing research at the Rehabilitation Technology and Haptics Lab. An interesting fact about her is that she had climbed to the top of a mountain before and she is looking forward to being proactive in the outreach as well as mentorship opportunities with SWE this year!

Anisha Beladia

Vice President

Anisha is a senior studying biomedical engineering on the rehabilitation engineering track. She's originally from northern Virginia. She's also an officer for biomedical engineering society at VCU!! This year for SWE she's excited to attend the WE21 conference in-person. A few things she enjoys doing are hiking and running. She's also a big foodie, she loves quaint diners and restaurant.

Katherine Chafian


Katherine is a junior Chemical Engineering student at VCU originally from Suffolk, Va. She is looking forward to having in person events again this semester and using her position to ensure those events go smoothly.

Gwendolyn Verity

Corresponding Secretary

Gwenny is a sophomore from Warrenton, VA majoring in Chemical and Life Science Engineering with a concentration in Life Science and a minor in Environmental Studies. She has worked in two of VCU's Chemical Engineering labs and looks forward to continuing her research at VCU and beyond. In her free time, Gwenny enjoys taking care of her many plants and watercolor painting. She is looking forward to learning more about the members of SWE at VCU!

Christine Angeles

Media Secretary

Christine is a Junior majoring in Computer Science with a concentration in Software Engineering from Norfolk, VA. She is currently a Technical Intern at the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond. She can't wait for the WE21 Conference and is looking forward to increasing member engagement through different media platforms!

Maisha Mahmood

Fundraising Committee Chair

Maisha is an international student majoring in Computer Science with a concentration in Software Engineering. She is from Bangladesh and loves to read books. Her aim is to get more people to know about SWE and build a stronger community together!

Tara Ram Mohan

Networking Committee Chair

Tara Ram Mohan is a junior from Chester, VA studying Computer Science and Operations Research. Fun fact: she's a third degree black belt, and she's super excited for the SWE 2021 Career Fair.

Caroline Bassett

Volunteering Committee Chair

Caroline is a mechanical engineering major from Richmond. She has worked at a company involved in hydroponics and fun fact, she loves pigs so much she got one tattooed on her!