Events & Activities Committee


The Events & Activities Committee organizes and plans events, such as member-written book events and receptions. The committee also plans networking activities such as happy hours, dinners, and trips.

Past Events:

  • Reception with Congresswoman Capps and Congresswoman Ros-Lehtinen
  • Round table discussion with Congresswoman Granger
  • Presidential Debate Watch Party with the Congressional Hispanic Staff Association, the Congressional Military Service Members and Veterans Association, and the Congressional Jewish Staff Association
  • Monthly WCSA Happy Hours


Want to get involved? Email Chelsea Angelo or Sarah Callander for ways to join the committee and help out!


Co-Chairs: Chelsea Angelo and Sarah Callander

Chelsea Angelo currently serves as the Director of Scheduling for Rep. Jim Cooper (D-TN). Before coming to the Hill, Chelsea worked on numerous political campaigns. Most recently, she was a Regional Field Director on the Tennessee Democratic Coordinated Campaign. She hails from Oak Ridge, TN and earned her degree from the University of Tennessee. She also serves on the Scheduler Staff Association Executive Board as Alumni Liaison. In her spare time, Chelsea enjoys playing sports, hiking, and travelling the country. (She has been to 43 states!)


Sarah Callander currently serves as a Staff Assistant for Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT). Previously, she was a Staff Assistant for Congressman Peter Welch (VT-AL) in the district office. Sarah grew up in Woodstock, Vermont and she graduated from Goucher College with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Spanish. In her spare time, she enjoys writing, playing tennis, painting, finding new bakeries in D.C., and leaf peeping in Vermont.

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