Leadership Positions

Spencer Kost President

Hometown: Elmhurst, IL

Major: Mechanical Engineering and Economics

Activities: Northwestern Baja SAE

Favorite Quote: "Reach for the stars so if you fall you land on the clouds” - Kanye West

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: Coming together with a wonderful group of college men to better myself and those around me through a strong, meaningful, brotherhood.

Alex Daley Vice President

Hometown: Hoboken, NJ

Major: Computer Engineering

Activities: NxR Lab, Running, Murphy Scholars

Favorite Quote: "I would like to die on Mars. Just not on impact" - Elon Musk

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: I learn something new every day from the interactions I have at Delta Chi, and I am constantly challenged to be a better person by my brothers. Also, it's a wild amount of fun!

Garrett Jochnau Secretary

Hometown: Warren, NJ

Major: Journalism and Political Science

Activities: The Daily Northwestern

Favorite Quote: "Fear stimulates my imagination." - Don Draper

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: Other than the fruit snacks in the kitchen? It has to be the brotherhood. Nowhere else can you find such a diverse group of genuine and enjoyable people and I'm lucky to call them all my brothers.

Crosby Shores Treasurer

Hometown: Chicago, IL

Major: Economics

Activities: NUSTARS Balloon Team

Favorite Quote: "Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value" - Albert Einstein

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: The compassion and commitment of many of the brothers.

Bill Pahutski Alumni Relations

Hometown: Cincinnati, OH

Major: RTVF and Statistics

Activities: Tour guide, research assistant, theatre performances, student film production, Blackout editor

Favorite Quote: "Don't ever, for any reason, do anything, to anyone, for any reason, ever, no matter what, no matter where, or who, or who you are with, or where you are going, or where you've been, ever, for any reason whatsoever" - Michael Scott

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: The unique blend of brotherhood, intellect, and dad jokes.

Robby Gray Sergeant at Arms

Hometown: Cleveland, OH

Major: Electrical Engineering

Activities: X-Factors A Cappella, Global Brigades, Peer Adviser

Favorite Quote: "If there's one thing I know in this life: we are beggars all." - Thrice

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: I love that I can always find something to do through the fraternity, whether it be playing IM sports, participating in a service or philanthropy event, or just hanging out at the house, and that I can do all of those things with a group of awesome guys who share my values.

David Gilbert Associate Member Co-Counselor

Hometown: Grosse Pointe, MI

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Activities: X Factors A Cappella, TA for a swing class, some musicals, shenanigans, making bad (amazing) puns

Favorite Quote: "Wise men speak because they have something to say; fools because they have to say something" - Plato

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: The way brothers push me to be my best self, while always supporting me along the way.

Matt Nicholson Associate Member Co-Counselor

Hometown: Palatine, IL

Major: Computer Science and MMSS

Activities: Murphy Scholar, NUSTARS, Peer Advisor

Favorite Quote: "I'll have the soup!" - Bill Pahutski

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: I really enjoy being a part of a diverse, multi-interested community of brothers that support one another. I know that brothers of Delta Chi are there for me whether I'm facing a personal or academic challenge.

Mitch Price Brotherhood Chair

Hometown: Cincinnati, OH

Major: Industrial Engineering and Political Science

Activities: Murphy Scholars, BAJA, Engineers for a Sustainable World

Favorite Quote: "Our work is never over" - Kanye West

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: The Brotherhood! Delta Chi, for me, is more than just a group of friends. This Brotherhood allows us to grow as both individuals and as a group, more so than conventional friendship would.

Tyler Gould Bylaws Chair

Hometown: Boulder, CO

Major: RTVF and Economics

Activities: Co-President of Studio 22

Favorite Quote: “You can’t always control the wind but you can always control your sails” - Tony Robbins

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: Delta Chi allows me to be myself and feel confident about who I am as a person. It has also allowed me to expand into different social circles and learn so much more about a bunch of diverse, interesting people.

Adam Crittenden Eco-Rep Chair

Hometown: Northville, MI

Major: Neuroscience and Asian Studies

Activities: Fight for Freedom, International Students Association

Favorite Quote: “I encourage everyone to pay attention to the issues that matter to you, from jobs and the economy, to education and our schools, to criminal justice reform. Whatever it is that you care about, make sure you use your voice” - 2 Chainz

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: Because of Delta Chi, I rarely need to worry about who to invite on my ridiculous excursions to Argyle or Devon.

Robert Bell Historian

Hometown: Honolulu, HI

Major: Electrical Engineering

Activities: Wildcat Welcome Peer Advisor, Bienen band staff, IFC standards

Favorite Quote: “Heroes get remembered, but legends never die" - The Sandlot

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: The rich and exciting history that is created everyday

Mason Propper Intramurals Chair

Hometown: Darien, CT

Major: Industrial Engineering and Economics

Activities: Club Baseball, Club Hockey

Favorite Quote: "If you are caught on a golf course during a storm and are afraid of lightning, hold up a 1-iron. Not even God can hit a 1-iron" - Lee Trevino

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: Being able to walk through the door and immediately feel at home.

Alec Chang Philanthropy Co-Chair

Hometown: Wilmette, IL

Major: Economics

Activities: Northwestern University Marching Band, Mens Club Volleyball, Ukulele Club

Favorite Quote: "The pain of discipline far less than the pain of regret" - Sarah Bombell

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: Everyone I meet in DX is so unique, it amazes me. I have never met a more interesting group of people.

Will DeCaluwe Philanthropy Co-Chair

Hometown: Chicago, IL

Major: Economics (minor Religious Studies)

Activities: Catholic Students Association (CaSA), Catholic Scholars, NU Dance Marathon

Favorite Quote: "Don't hate the playa, hate the game" - Abraham Lincoln

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: Ike and honestly just seeing everyone in chapter.

Alex van der Heijden Public Relations Chair

Hometown: Paris, France

Major: Anthropology and Economics

Activities: International Student Association, GreekBuild, overcaffeinating myself

Favorite Quote: "Adults are just obsolete children" - Dr. Seuss

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: Kul Rahn and brownie bites

Troy Xu Recruitment Co-Chair

Hometown: Champaign, IL

Major: Classics and Economics

Activities: Supplies for Dreams, The Global Engagement Summit, Wildcat Welcome Peer Adviser

Favorite Quote: "ugh high school placement test/ EXPLORE test. already took it in 6th grade and totally destroyed it.... 99% better than all 8th graders in grammar" —Matthew "Matt" Stadnicki

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: The amazing friends and memories I've made during my time here.

CJ Patel Recruitment Co-Chair

Hometown: Buffalo Grove, IL

Major: Biological Sciences and Psychology

Activities: Northwestern University Dance Marathon, Student Alumni Alliance, Associated Student Government, Northwestern Tour Guide, NorthShore Evanston Hospital Volunteer

Favorite Quote: "We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give" - Winston Churchill

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: I love how Delta Chi brings together people from all walks of life into one community where it is so easy to be challenged and grow as a person while still being able to retain one's core values.

Eric Ke Service Chair

Hometown: Seattle, WA

Major: Economics and Mathematics

Activities: LEND, SCNO

Favorite Quote: "The long march was long" - Mao Zedong

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: I love being around incredible guys who I know are going to impact the world in the future. Also, Sean Goldman.

Chris LaMountain Social Co-Chair

Hometown: Westborough, MA

Major: Vocal Performance and Biology

Activities: University Singers, Renaissance Singers, Chapel Choir

Favorite Quote: "I ain't no holla-back girl" - George Washington

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: Sean Goldman and the ability to work with my brothers to make the Greek community and the NU community a better place. But mostly Sean.

Logan Peretz Social Co-Chair

Hometown: Hollywood, FL

Major: Political Science and Economics

Activities: Wildcat Welcome Peer Adviser, Northwestern Sailing Team, Allison Hall Programming Chair, Adulting (part-time)

Favorite Quote: “No, sorry” - Matt Fulle

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: That this brotherhood of unique men have combined to create something bigger than ourselves

Pranav Kaza Technology Chair

Hometown: Dublin, OH

Major: Industrial Engineering

Activities: ISBE: Moneythink, Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE)

Favorite Quote: "Zach Wingrove" - Connor James

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: Zach Wingrove.

Joe Badion Wellness Chair

Hometown: Westport, CT

Major: Music Education

Activities: Music Directing, Freshman Fifteen Acappella, and too much YouTube and Reddit

Favorite Quote: “They don’t think it be like it is, but it do” - Oscar Gamble

Favorite Part about Delta Chi: The people. Delta Chi has introduced me to more honest, genuine and kind people than I’ve encountered anywhere else on campus.