Officers of Theta Chapter of Chi Phi

Below is a list of all the current officers of our chapter and a brief summary of what their position entails. If you have any questions don't hesitate to contact our President. Please feel free to reach out to us if you need anything!

Our Fraternity also has a number of officers in student government on the Inter Fraternity Council that are avaliable to assist members of the Greek community:

Ethan Fovel, Treasurer (ifc.rpi.tres@gmail.com)

Roberto Lopez, Director

Christian Winicki, Greek Senator (ifc.rpi.senator@gmail.com)

The Chi

Alpha - President

Noah Prisament is the Alpha of the Fraternity. His role as President is to oversee all affairs of the Fraternity; he is the external liaison for the Chapter, and is responsible for the general welfare of the Brotherhood. If you have any questions, you can contact him here.

Beta - Vice President

Paul DeBassio is the Beta, or Vice President and Chaplain. He is the primary contact between Chapter leadership and the brotherhood, is in charge of rituals, and acts as the House's representative at meetings of the Interfraternity Council. If you have any questions, you can contact him here.

Gamma - Secretary

Zachary Burpee serves as the Gamma, or Secretary, and conducts necessary communications with our National Office, in addition to maintaining Chapter files. The Gamma also acts as the Scholarship Chairman. If you have any questions, you can contact him here.

Delta - Treasurer

Matthew Auffarth serves as the Delta, or Treasurer, and manages the Chapter's finances; this includes collecting rent and dues from Brothers and ensuring that external bills are paid. If you have any questions, you can contact him here.

Epsilon - House Manager

Ryan Fishbein serves as the Epsilon, or Housing Manager, and oversees the state of our houses; he works to repair any damages or other problems, plan out new projects, schedule house cleanings, and enforce house policies. If you have any questions, you can contact him here.

Zeta - Historian

Ethan Fovel serves as the Zeta, or Historian, and creates and maintains records of House activities. He is also the primary alumni contact for the Chapter, and is in charge of creating a biannual newsletter, the Theta Record. If you have any questions, you can contact him here.

Eta - Risk Manager

Daniel Celic is the Eta, or Risk Manager, and ensures that the house abides by safety standards set forth by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and the City of Troy, including executing fire drills and arranging annual safety inspections. If you have any questions, you can contact him here.

Theta - New Member Educator

Kevin Porrecca is the New Member Education Chairperson. It is his duty to introduce Candidates for Membership to the organization and structure of the Chapter as well as the local and national history of Chi Phi. If you have any questions, you can contact him here.

Iota - Recruitment Chairman

Edward Weisser is the Iota, or Recruitment Chairperson. He coordinates Chapter recruitment efforts, especially during the Rush period at the beginning of the semester. He also creates our Rush Calendar and manage each rush event. If you have any questions, you can contact him here.

Social Chairmen

Thomas Neuman & Paul DeBassio are the chapters' Social Chairmen. They are in charge of organizing our formals, holiday dinners, and other events with the Rensselaer community. If you have any questions, you can contact them here.

Steward

Justin Underwood, Carlos Salgado & Kai Hagmann are in charge of the kitchen. They devises the nightly dinner menu and organizes cooking and shopping shifts for our mealplan. If you have any questions, you can contact them here.

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