New Jersey – Nina Gohel

Nina Gohel




Mount Laurel, New Jersey
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Nina Gohel is a third year at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, studying Political Science and Planning and Public Policy, with minors in Economics and Philosophy, and a certification in PPE (Philosophy, Politics, and Economics). At Rutgers, Nina serves as the Student Body Vice President, where she actively works to advocate for and address problems concerning the Rutgers’ student body and surrounding local communities. During her college career, Nina has also served as an elected representative to the Association of Big 10 Students (ABTS), Rutgers Board of Trustees, and the President’s Student Advisory Committee. In these positions, Nina has been a strong champion for marginalized voices; it is her hope to make all spaces as inclusive and welcoming as possible for everyone. Outside of Rutgers, and to advance the prior goal, Nina has spent time with the International Leadership Foundation, US Environmental Protection Agency, and US Department of Interior, working to increase the representation of AAPI youth in government. Overall, Nina is a bright, young individual, who is fascinated by the world of policy and government relations, and their intersection with the law. It is her desire to incorporate these passions into her professional career, while being able to give back and serve those most in need. In summation, Nina is overjoyed and grateful for the opportunity, to once again, represent her home state of New Jersey at the Henry Clay Center for Statesmanship during the 2022 College Student Congress!