Meet our staff, student leaders, and board of directors.

Our leaders on and off campus are all united by a belief in vigorous debate and the constant pursuit of truth.


Lauren Noble '11

Founder & Executive Director

Buckley Institute Administrative Assistant Morgan Bau

Morgan Bau

Administrative Assistant

Moe Graviet

Program and Communications Associate

Isabelle Hargrove

Director of Development

Ari Schaffer

Communications Director

Matt Teitelbaum

Development Associate

Kyle Vitale - Director or Programs

Kyle Vitale

Director of Programs

Student Leadership Board

The William F. Buckley, Jr. Program is our on-campus student organization with an active Yale student leadership team.

Trevor MacKay ’25


Anshul Guha ’25

Vice President

Mateo Balbarin ’25

Operations Director

William Barbee '26

Speakers Director

Hilda Barragan-Reyes ’26

Recruitment Director

Jack Batten ’27

Events Director

Arav Dalwani ’26

Engagement Director

William Flanigan ‘27

Marketing Director

Aidan Healy ‘26

Recruitment Director

Daniel Romoser ‘26

Social Director

Elizabeth Steeves ’27

Outreach Director

Sachin Thakrar ‘25

Strategy Director

William Wang ’26

Membership Director

Tori Cook ’26

Editor-in-Chief, The Beacon

Shailen Sharma ’26

Managing Editor, The Beacon

Sabrina Guo ’27

Assistant Editor, The Beacon

Grant Shanklin ’27

Assistant Editor, The Beacon

Mór Szepesi ’27

Assistant Editor, The Beacon

Buckley Board Member Jacob Tyler

Jacob Tyler ’27

Assistant Editor, The Beacon

Board of Directors

Roger Kimball, M. Phil '82


Michael Franc '79

Gail Lavielle GRD '81

Lauren Noble '11

Founder & Executive Director

William F. B. O'Reilly


Nicholas Quinn Rosenkranz '92 LAW '99

John Spagnola '79