Tyler oversees the organization’s operations and strategic planning to achieve STRIVE’s mission. He advises the student leaders on developing skills and achieving organizational goals, and manages donor relations. Tyler is a student at Oregon State University and the Objectivist Academic Center.
Thomas manages STRIVE’s publication, The Undercurrent, working with writers to prepare their pieces for publication while also writing pieces of his own. Thomas is a PhD student in communication where he also teaches several public speaking courses.
Director of Q&As
Sam is responsible for STRIVE’s Objectivism Q&A program. He schedules and hosts each event, and develops strategy for the program’s growth. Sam is a graduate student at Davidson College and the Objectivist Academic Center.
Mohamed helps coordinate and lead STRIVE's student programs, including in-person conference events and online book clubs. Mohamed studies physics at The University of Rochester, enjoys reading classics of western literature, and is involved in several organizations to promote secularism, liberty and a culture of reason.
Tom helps coordinate and lead STRIVE's student programs, including in-person conference events and online book clubs. He is focused on his career in civil engineering, and studies Objectivism in order to enable him to achieve his career goals. He also is keen to assist others in advancing their long-term goals through the use of Objectivist philosophy.
Aleksandra helps coordinate and lead STRIVE’s student programs, including in-person conference events and online book clubs. She also assists with developing and maintaining the STRIVE website. Aleksandra studies computer science at Brooklyn College. She is interested in logic and the connection between humans and machines. In her free time, she enjoys running and studying Aristotelian philosophy.
Dr. Gregory Salmieri
Greg is a part-time lecturer in philosophy at Rutgers University, and an Anthem Foundation Fellow in philosophy.
Dr. Eugena Gorlin
Gena is a clinical psychologist and assistant professor at Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology.
Andrew is the Senior Director of Project Management at Salesforce IoT.
Jennifer is a former student executive of STRIVE, and is currently a policy analyst at the Texas Public Policy Foundation.
Ryan is STRIVE's treasurer, a writer, analyst, and education consultant.
Josh is an attorney at the Institute for Justice.