President, Megan Wagner
Megan Wagner (she/her) is a senior from Southern Pines, NC, majoring in Political Science and Communication Studies. She has been a member of UNC Young Democrats since Fall 2019 and previously served as our Communications Director and Secretary.
Megan has worked with the Orange County Democratic Party on their communications and organizing teams and as a precinct chair. She currently sits on the County to County Executive Committee and has previously worked as an intern for County to County and for Representative Verla Insko.
When not embroiled in political work, you can probably find Megan buying books, watching TV dramas, and writing screenplays.
Vice President TJ White
T.J. (he/him) is a junior from Charlotte, NC. He is majoring in Political Science. He has been a member of UNC YD since Fall 2020 and previously served as our Civic Engagement Director and Programming Director. T.J. is the founder of 450 Multimedia and Future is Now Charlotte.
When he’s not doing political work, T.J. loves hanging with friends and watching movies, and wishes to incorporate his practice of filmmaking into his activism. He plans to attend law school after graduation.
Secretary Tommy Decker
Tommy (he/him) is a junior from New Jersey. He is majoring in Economics and Political Science. He has been a member of UNC YD since his freshman year and has previously served as our Civic Engagement Director.
Tommy currently serves as County to County’s Phonebank Coordinator for general and Latino outreach. He previously served as UNC Precinct Chair with the Orange County Democratic Party, a Field Organizer for Jonah Garson’s House Campaign, and on Barbara Foushee’s GOTV team.
Outside of political work, Tommy is a peer tutor and ULA for the Econ department. After college, he wants to either pursue a career in finance or attend a graduate program. One fun fact is that his hometown of Freehold is where Bruce Springsteen is from and neighbors former YD President Rupi Jain’s hometown. He also loves learning languages: he speaks Spanish nearly fluently and is proficient in French and German.
Treasurer Ashley Masi
Ashley (she/her) is a senior from High Point, NC. She is majoring in Political Science and United States History with a minor in Social and Economic Justice. She’s been a member since Fall of 2019 and previously served as our Membership and Events Director.
Beyond Young Dems, Ashley is a member of the Undergraduate Honor Court, Alpha Phi Sorority, Phi Alpha Delta (pre-law fraternity), Phi Alpha Theta (History Honors Society), and the Cash Bail Committee of UNC CJAA (Criminal Justice Action and Awareness).
Ashley previously worked as a volunteer for Governor Roy Cooper’s campaigns and as an intern for County to County. She plans to attend law school and wants to eventually work as a wrongful convictions and sentences lawyer. One fun fact about her is that she recently rescued her kitten, Kevin, who occasionally attends meetings with her [see our cabinet page for a picture with him :)].