Justin Chase is a third year doctoral student in the School of Education, Division of Educational Psychology and Research Methodology. He first gained financial experience while working at a local tax firm from 2006-2008. In 2009, Justin began work at the Office of Student Financial Aid as an undergraduate student, where he became recipient of the National Student Employee of the Year for the North East division in 2010 for his dedication toward customer service, and his data-driven recommendations toward University financial policy. Upon moving to Albany, Justin became involved in his division's RGSO as fundraising coordinator (2012-13) and treasurer (2013-14). Justin hopes to work with the Graduate Student Assembly using a data-driven approach to promote fiscal reasonability and facilitate fiscal transparency.