Executive Board


Eliza Ramirez, President


Eliza Ramirez serves as Legislative Assistant for Congressman Michael Capuano (MA-07), handling foreign policy, telecommunications, and trade issues. Ramirez started her Capitol Hill career on the Senate side where she worked for Senators Barbara Boxer and Robert Menendez. She holds a bachelor's degree in Political Science, Gender Studies and Sociology from California State University, Fullerton.

Christina Mahoney, Vice President




Christina serves as Legislative Director for Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (MO-5), handling energy, environment, agriculture, natural resources, water infrastructure, and appropriations.  She previously worked for Senator Bill Nelson (FL) and graduated from Grinnell College with a degree in Political Science with an Environmental Studies Concentration. 



Callan Bruzzone, Secretary




Callan serves as Legislative Aide for Senator Dianne Feinstein on the Judiciary Committee. She handles trafficking, refugees, civil rights, and civil liberties, among other issues.  She attended Bucknell University, where she majored in Political Science and Sociology with a concentration in Legal Studies.



Lauren Dudley, Treasurer

Lauren serves as Legislative Counsel for Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC) handling transportation, infrastructure, water, environment, economic development and emergency management issues. She grew up in the Washington, D.C. area and graduated from the University of Maryland College Park with High Honors in Government and Politics.  She earned her Juris Doctor and LL.M. in Law and Government from the American University Washington College of Law. 

Calli Shapiro, Media Director


Calli serves as Legislative Assistant to Representative Kathy Castor (FL-14), handling health care, judiciary, immigration, cybersecurity, homeland security,  science and technology, voting rights, and education. She graduated from the University of Illinois-Champaign majoring in Molecular and Cellular Biology and a minor in Chemistry. She also holds a Masters in Epidemiology and Biostatistics from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and a Juris Doctor from the John Marshall Law School in Chicago concentrating in Intellectual Property.

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