Finance and Budget Committee

Functions of the Finance and Budget Committee

  • Oversees and approves the annual GPSS Budget
  • Allocates funding for the Special Allocation Fund (special projects funding for Registered Student Organizations)
  • Allocates funding for the Department Allocation Fund (special funding to build student communities in the UW’s various departments)


Twice per month to once a week depending on work load.

Time & Location: 11am-12pm in HUB 314 (GPSS Office).
Dates: Every Tuesday


The Treasurer and five to nine Senators.

Committee Members, 2013-2014:

  • Treasurer: Genesis Gavino (Public Affairs)
  • Chair: Colin Bateson (Mechanical Engineering)
  • Senator: Karen Michael (Environmental & Occupational Health)
  • Senator: Carolyn Shores (Environmental & Forest Sciences)
  • Senator: Alan Huynh (Materials Science & Engineering)
  • Senator: Katherine Getts (Nutrition Sciences)
  • Senator: Evan Firth (Oceanography)

Contact Information

Genesis Gavino, 2013-2014 GPSS Treasurer:


2013 - 2014 Minutes:

2012 - 2013 Minutes:

2011 - 2012 Minutes: