Secretariat Bios

Rebekah Traficante

Rebekah Traficante is returning as Secretary-General of NWMUN-Seattle 2017. She previously served as Secretary-General of our 2015 conference. This is her sixth year on staff at NWMUN-Seattle; she previously attended the conference twice as a delegate. Rebekah is a graduate from the University of Washington in 2012, where she triple majored in Political Science: International Security; Near Eastern Languages & Civilization; and Anthropology, and focused much of her studies on the effects of WMDs on Human Populations. She also served as President of the UW's Model United Nations team. She currently lives in Madrid, Spain, where she is pursuing her Master's Degree in Sports Management at Real Madrid Graduate School.

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Rachel Gantz

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Michael Hills
Chief of Staff

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Stephen Rimbakusumo
Assistant Secretary-General for Conference Services

Stephen Rimbakusumo is excited to return to the NWMUN-Seattle Executive Secretariat for a second year as Assistant Secretary-General for Conference Services. Stephen first began taking part in Model United Nations activities in Spring 2014 and has taken part in over 15 conferences. Stephen has many interests, ranging from security issues such as cyber-crime and cyber-terrorism to the history and politics of former Soviet states. Stephen graduated from the University of Washington with a degree in History, and is currently employed as a web developer. Outside of MUN and work, Stephen enjoys outdoor activities, the occasional computer game, and learning foreign languages.

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