Our Executive Board

Photo House is governed by a group of hard working students, elected each Spring for the following year. The Executive Board oversees the every day activities of the floor as well as the events and activities that make Photo House what it is.


Alexis Lehrman

Hello, my name is Alexis Lehrman, and I'm proud to say that I'm the Photo House president for this year! I'm a second year photojournalism major, who loves to bake, drink coffee, paint with watercolors, read, watch Julian Smith videos, and eat chocolate. If you are on floor and see that my door is open, come say hi or stop by for a chat, I'd love to talk to you!

Vice President

Mariah Texidor

Hey all! I am a 2nd year Fine Art Photo Major as well as your Vice President for the academic year 2012-2013. I really love meeting new people and helping others which makes it perfect that I am also chair of the Community Service committee. My favorite color is green and I love rollerblading and playing lacrosse!


Caitlin Williams

So I'm Caitlin and I happen to be a 2nd year Biomedical Photographic Communications major. I am the Treasurer and head of the Freshmen Project for Photo House this year. As treasurer I handle the financial aspect of Photo House and the Freshmen Project is when all new Photo House members do something to better Photo House.


Ruth Starr

Hi, I'm Ruth Starr. I'm a first year American Sign Language English Interpreting Major from Chicago, Illinois.I love all things film and darkroom, so I am extremely excited to be a member of Photo House, as well as secretary, this year. I love reading, and am passionate about all different kinds of art, including photography. It's going to be a great year!


Erin Gabreski

Hi! My name is Erin Gabreski and I am one of the Photo House fundraising chairs for this year. I am a second year visual media photography student that loves to dance, laugh, and eat! I also love dogs and Buffalo, which where I'm from. :)

Eric Wolf

Hello! I am a second year Media Arts and Technology student and this year's Fundraising Chair, which means I'm in charge of raising money for Photo House! I love cats and I will make food for you upon request.


Alex Mastromarchi

I am a third year Visual Media major. This is my 3rd year with Photo House. I am also involved with Alpha Phi Omega and Circle K International. I love talking about anything and will talk to you about anything involving Photo House and its Alumni.

Studio Manager

Paige Satterly

Hi! My name is Paige Satterly and I am a 2nd year photojournalism student. This year I am both the Resident Advisor (RA) and Studio Manager. As the studio manager, I make sure everything in the studio is working, working at improving the facilities, and providing demonstrations for new techniques in the studio.

Darkroom Manager

Emily Barresi

Hey guys! I'm a second year Fine Art photography major here at RIT. I'm in love with all things film and can't wait to teach you about the Darkroom! If you're interested in starting or continuing a film-based photography path at school here, I'm your girl. Let me know if you have any questions or concerns- I'm always here to help!

Lab Technitian

Taylor Bartos

Open House and Gallery Chair

Amanda Yanez

Hey everyone! I'm Amanda and I am a second year Advertising Photography major, and Applied Imaging Systems mine. I am the Gallery/Recruitment Manager for the 2012-2013 school year. I will be curating different gallery shows throughout the year, running open houses and recruiting new members. If you have any questions, please let me know!

Social Chair

Jenna Bossert

Hi my name is Jenna. I am a 2nd year New Media Interactive Development major. I am 2012-2013 Social chair for Photo House. I am in charge of registering and planning all the events that we do together.

Academic Enrichment Chair

Chrisitian Whitworth

Hey! My name is Christian Whitworth. I am a second year photography major from Cleveland, OH. I am the Academic Enrichment and Lecture Coordinator this year, which means I will be hosting study sessions for the dreaded M&P, and bringing in alumni and professional photographers to speak to Photo House!

SIH Activities Chair

Lauren Russell

My name is Lauren Russell, I am from Long Island New York, and I'm a fine arts photography student! I love to play field hockey, and watch ice hockey, so I can't wait to go to all of the hockey games here at RIT! The most exciting thing about RIT I feel is learning about all of the different cultures and points of views people have.


Vlad Ionescu

I'm Vlad Ionescu, a 2nd year Information Security & Forensics Major in the Golisano college. This year I'm responsible for Photo House's website and web-related things. I lived on floor last year and had an absolute blast!

Resident Advisor:

Amanda Webster

Hi, I'm the RA for Photo House North. I can't wait to see what this year brings!

Resident Advisor:

Paige Satterly

Hi! Again, my name is Paige Satterly and as stated before I am an RA in addition to being the studio manager.