Natural Resources and Environmental Management

Graduate Student Organization

GSO President

Elaine Vizka

GSO Vice President

Emily Thyroff

GSO Secretary

Melissa Kunz

GSO Treasurer

Jessica Idle

GSO Activities Coordinator

Lansing Perng

GSO Representative

Kristy Lam

GSO Representative

Chrislyn DeMattos

GSO Communications Officer

Cameron Ogden-Fung

The NREM Graduate Students Organization (GSO) serves graduate students within our department by providing opportunities to make social and professional connections, representing graduate student interests, and facilitating access to funding, the GSO hosts a monthly pau hana (happy hours) for graduate students, faculty, and staff. 

Please contact Elaine Vizka at with any questions or comments.

For questions about GSO grants, please contact Kristy Lam  or Chrislyn DeMattos
For general information about applying for funding through GSO, you can visit

Contact Information

Mailing Address: 1910 East-West Road, Sherman Laboratory 101; Honolulu, HI 96822

Phone Number: (808) 956-7530


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