Meet the Executive Board

President: Dean Hasan (Email:


Dean is a second year Doctor of Pharmacy Candidate at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences and a minor in Hospitality Management from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida. Dean’s involvement in Mayors’ Council began his very first semester here at the Gator Nation as our Vice President. “As an Orientation and Welcome Leader, House of Representative in Student Government, and FLC during my undergraduate career, I gained so many leadership skills and experiences that could never be taught inside of the laboratory or classroom. I am so grateful to represent such a diverse and talented group of students living in Graduate and Family Housing as their President.” Dean was born and raised in South Florida and has a 10-year-old brother and younger sister.


Vice President: Fopefoluwa Bademosi (Email:


Fope is a Ph.D. student of the Rinker School of Construction Management. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Building Technology from Covenant University, Nigeria and a Master’s degree in Construction Management from the University of Florida. She arrived in Gainesville in December 2014 and was welcomed warmly into the Graduate and Family Housing community. In February 2017, Fope was appointed the Secretary of Mayor’s Council and pledges to foster better community cohesion in GFH by celebrating the culturally vibrant community. She is also committed to working closely with all members of the council in order to deliver exceptional outcomes for the benefit of all GFH residents.


Treasurer: Zhenhong Hu (Email:


Zhenhong Hu (Paul) is the current treasurer of Mayors’ Council. Zhenhong is an international Ph.D. student in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Florida. Zhenhong earned his Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronic and Information Engineering. He also has a Master’s of Computer Science degree from Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China. Zhenhong was born and raised in Henan province, China. Zhenhong is so grateful to serve the Mayors’ Council as a treasurer.  He is excited to work with the MC members to create an engaging learning community. He is hoping to foster a sense of community among all residents living in the Graduate and Family Housing system at the University of Florida.


Advisor: Jason Fraser-Nash (Email:



Jason Fraser-Nash is the Assistant Director of Housing for Graduate and Family Housing and Advisor for Mayors’ Council. Born and raised in California; Jason earned his Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. He earned his Master’s of Education here at the University of Florida. Jason has worked in Graduate and Family Housing since 2011.