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 Gabriella Vesey for ways to join the committee and help out!


Co-Chairs: Chelsea Angelo & Gabriella Vesey

Gabi Vesey currently serves as the Staff Assistant/Legislative Correspondent for Congresswoman Lisa Blunt Rochester (DE-AL) and covers arts & humanities and indigenous issues. She grew up just outside of Atlanta and graduated from Wellesley College in 2018 with a degree in Political Science and Psychology. She loves reading, baking, rewatching old seasons of The Office, and spending time with her cat, Luna.


Chelsea Angelo currently serves as the DC Scheduler 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. In her spare time, Chelsea enjoys playing sports, hiking, and travelling the country. (She has been to 43 states!)

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