ExComm


Sarah Klein

President

Sarah Klein

President

Sarah is a fourth year majoring in Political Science and double minoring in Middle Eastern and Jewish Studies. Outside of the classroom, you can find her doing research at the Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life or possibly souring the internet for dog memes. Sarah is thrilled to serve as this year's RCSA President along with her partner in crime, Mareena Haseeb

Mareena Haseeb

President

Mareena Haseeb

President

Mareena is a senior Business Administration major and Applied Language Studies minor. She is an extremely passionate individual, especially about RCSA! Aside from RCSA, she also serves as the President of Pakistani Student Association. Mareena has been performing her whole life (singing and dancing), but more than the spotlight, she loves chocolate and PIZZA! She is super excited to get to know all of the new scholars! Please don't hesitate to come and talk to her when you see her at events! She loves to talk, especially about pizza :)

Serena Lua

External Vice President

Serena Lua

External Vice President

She's a second year majoring in Nutritional Sciences. She spends her free time watching Real Madrid matches, napping and eating way too much food. Feel free to send in cute puppy pictures if you want her to love you forever.

Gabriella Blandino

External Vice President

Gabriella Blandino

External Vice President

Gabby is a third year studying Molecular and Cell Biology. Somewhere along her Pre-Med journey, she fell in love with Comparative Ethnic Studies and has made it her minor. She loves being outdoors and eating spicy food. She cant stand the cold or leaving her hair down. She's super friendly so if you see her around, say hi!

Alec Glisman

Internal Vice President

Alec Glisman

Internal Vice President

Alec is a third year majoring in chemical engineering. Come talk to him about batteries and coffee.

Kayla Panora

Internal Vice President

Kayla Panora

Internal Vice President

Kayla is a junior in chemical engineering (yay women in stem!!!). She really likes anything crafty, attempting to be active, and eating all types of food. Feel free to reach out and talk to her- she loves talking. Plus she's a fun gal and y'all can have fun together or watch Netflix separately in the same room, that's good too.

Nicole Chen

Chief Operations Officer

Nicole Chen

Chief Operations Officer

Nicole is in her third year studying EECS. Outside of RCSA, she enjoys learning new programming languages on Udacity, playing board games (Castles of Burgundy, anyone?), and going on boba runs with friends. If you ever want to go on a boba run, please don't hesitate to shoot her a message at chenwnicole@berkeley.edu!

Robby Villanueva

Chief Financial Officer

Robby Villanueva

Chief Financial Officer

Robby is a third year double majoring in Economics and Sociology. He is interested in the intersections of law, antitrust regulation, and the complexities of social justice policy. He enjoys nature, hanging out with his friends, and the sweet sounds of Rihanna.

External Branch

Lindsay Yang

Alumni Coordinator

Lindsay Yang

Alumni Coordinator

Lindsay is a second year computer science and cognitive science double major, and she’s basically a NorCal stereotype. For example, she loves memes and boba, and grew up in the Silicon Valley. If you see her, ask her to walk around and talk about whatever matters the most to you.

Chanan Walia

Alumni Coordinator

Chanan Walia

Alumni Coordinator

Chanan is a second-year studying Computer Science. Outside of RCSA, he is involved with Venture Strategy Solutions, Calacrity, and is teaching a new DeCal dubbed “Tech Time: Revamping Your Life with Technology”. Outside of school, Chanan enjoys nature, Chipotle, drip coffee, ethnic food, and working on side projects.

Max Yuan

Liaison Coordinator

Max Yuan

Liaison Coordinator

Max is a Sophomore studying EECS. He enjoys spending time with friends, trying new resturants and hiking.

Parth Shah

Liaison Coordinator

Parth Shah

Liaison Coordinator

Parth Shah one of the Liaison Coordinators for RCSA this year. He is a 2nd year EECS major and Science & Math Education minor. He loves teaching, swimming, and eating vegan food. His favorite movies are "The Help" and "Toy Story 3" because those are the only movies that made him cry. His favorite cereal is Raisin Bran but NOT THE CRUNCY KIND. Hit him up for some good jokes.

Lauren Dahl

ROHP Coordinator

Lauren Dahl

ROHP Coordinator

Lauren is a second year who is double majoring in Cognitive Science and Anthropology. She loves hiking, skiing, drawing, baking yummy desserts, traveling, and eating lots of chocolate. She’s looking forward to being a Coordinator for the ROHP Committee this year and meeting lots of prospective scholars!

Alex Pao

ROHP Coordinator

Alex Pao

ROHP Coordinator

Alex is a third-year majoring in Economics with a minor in Chinese Language. After being an ROHP committee member for two years, he is excited to take on the role of co-coordinator of ROHP this year. Outside of ROHP, Alex enjoys playing golf, video games, and watching Cal basketball games.

Mai Nojima

ROHP Coordinator

Mai Nojima

ROHP Coordinator

Mai is a third year MCB and Public Health major! She is a big fan of Thai food, sushi and any new places in Berkeley to eat. Let her know if you have any suggestions for a Netflix show to binge watch!

Internal Branch

Sean Li

Faculty Coordinator

Sean Li

Faculty Coordinator

Sean is a second year double majoring in Physics and Astrophysics. Outside the classroom, he can be found designing telescopes, looking for optical transients, solving Rubik's cubes, or swimming. Sean enjoys interacting with professors and looks forward to planning more faculty-related events this year!

Grace Zhang

Faculty Coordinator

Grace Zhang

Faculty Coordinator

Grace is a second year EECS major. Outside of RCSA she is part of the UC Berkeley solar vehicle team CalSol and is a TA for EE16A. When she has free time she likes to sing, go snowboarding, and sleep a lot.

Jennifer Chang

Social Coordinator

Jennifer Chang

Social Coordinator

Jennifer is a second year intended Molecular & Cell Biology major and CalTeach minor. She's from Southern California, and she loves the sunny weather. She enjoys spotting dogs, watching TV (especially Friends, The Office, and Stranger Things), and working with kids. In her free time, she likes eating at new restaurants, napping, and binge watching new shows. Hit her up for lame and funny jokes! She has plenty :)

Alma Hernandez

Social Coordinator

Alma Hernandez

Social Coordinator

Alma is a second year intended IB and minoring in GPP. She loves watching TV on her free time is not athletic or artistic. She hopes to go into Emergency Medicine and do Doctors without Borders.

Suma Gudipati

Academic Coordinator

Suma Gudipati

Academic Coordinator

Suma is a rising junior studying Molecular and Cell Biology and in the future hopes to save lives as a doctor! When she isn't in class, Suma loves to go hiking, cook, and volunteer as an EMT around the Bay Area.

Simaron Dhillon

Academic Coordinator

Simaron Dhillon

Academic Coordinator

Simaron is a third-year Integrative Biology major and Conservation and Resource Studies minor from Lodi, California. In her spare time, she enjoys napping, hiking, baking, reading, and marathoning Friends. She is a self-proclaimed burrito connoisseur.

Shahbaz Nayyar

Transfer Coordinator

Shahbaz Nayyar

Transfer Coordinator

"Shahbaz loves people and talking to people. Everyone has a story and he treasures the opportunity to hear them. Shahbaz is a Haas major engrossed in impactful work in the finance world. He likes following the markets and has investments in cryptocurrencies. He often complains that they can't make flying cars yet, so he'll settle for a few coins on the internet. In his free time, he enjoys bodybuilding, cricket, wrestling, debating, and reading. Please reach out to him for anything you may need, especially professional advice, fitness and diet counselling, or just to talk and chat. He's probably waiting for you messages right now!"

Elise Rio

Rockefeller House Leader

Elise Rio

Rockefeller House Leader

Elise is a Molecular Environmental Biology, Global Studies, and Anthropology major with a minor in Global Public Health who loves to find new fun restaurants to eat at and explore Berkeley and the city with friends. You can usually find her studying at Strada so stop by and say hi!

Sabrina Van Zuiden

Chavez House Leader

Sabrina Van Zuiden

Chavez House Leader

Sabrina is a 4th year double majoring in Sociology and Social Welfare, minoring in Spanish Linguistics. She was born and raised in Chula Vista, CA- a city in the south bay of San Diego. When she's not binge watching Netflix, I enjoy singing, baking, meditating, and traveling. She looks forward to finishing my last year at Cal building up our RCSA and Chavez House communities with Social Committee!

Alex Oanta

Savio House Leader

Alex Oanta

Savio House Leader

Alex is a junior majoring in Chemistry, in the College of Chemistry. He was once a ChemE, but decided that the engineering life was not for him. On campus, he is involved in research, RCSA, and a campus fellowship called Klesis. In his free time, he likes taking spontaneous trips to explore the Bay Area, since he is a San Diego native. If you have a meme, please send it to Alex. He is known to have a collection of several thousand. I'm not kidding.

Lizzy Coda

Apperson House Leader

Lizzy Coda

Apperson House Leader

Lizzy is a second-year physics and math major from Los Angeles. She likes to run, read, and paint and is super excited for all the RCSA events this year!

Operations Branch

Kaitlan Tseng

Media and Marketing Coordinator

Kaitlan Tseng

Media and Marketing Coordinator

Kaitlan is a second-year intended Business major from southern California. In her spare time, she enjoys pursuing photography, drinking coffee and trying new food in San Francisco.

Juliette Franzman

Media and Marketing Coordinator

Juliette Franzman

Media and Marketing Coordinator

Juliette is a second year deciding between a Physics and MCB major. She loves Christopher Nolan films, capybaras, and anything Elon Musk does. When she’s not getting lost on campus, you can probably find her in her room frantically studying, doing really bad yoga, or eating snacks with Kaitlan. Come grab food with her sometime!

Maya Guhan

Sustainability Coordinator

Maya Guhan

Sustainability Coordinator

Maya Guhan is a third-year student majoring in Public Health and intending to go to medical school. She loves walking on the Golden Gate Bridge, cold weather, and quiet libraries :) In addition, she understands the power of advocacy and activism and is excited to integrate the ideals of sustainability in RCSA this year!

Albert Hu

Web Development Coordinator

Albert Hu

Web Development Coordinator

Albert is a third year majoring in computer science. Outside of working on RCSA web dev stuff he also TAs for one of the computer science courses (CS61B), plays Hearthstone and League of Legends, and procrastinates on all of his homework.

Morgan Rae Reschenberg

Web Development Coordinator

Morgan Rae Reschenberg

Web Development Coordinator

Morgan is a third year Computer Science major and STEM Education minor from Atwater, CA. She loves to teach, code, eat grapefruits, and pet cats. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, playing flute, and catching up on one of her (many) favourite TV shows. Morgan is also part of the course staff for CS61C and an avid a cappella connoisseur.

Finance Branch

Jade Wong

Corporate Relations Coordinator

Jade Wong

Corporate Relations Coordinator

Jade is a second year majoring in economics. Outside of the classroom, you can find her at Evans or Dwinelle as a peer adviser for College of Letters and Science, hanging with Cal Alumni Association, or eating at Asian Ghetto. Jade loved being a GBO leader and is thrilled to continue her involvement with orientation. Jade is so excited to be this year's Corporate Relations Coordinator with Joy!!

Joy Li

Corporate Relations Coordinator

Joy Li

Corporate Relations Coordinator

Joy is a second-year intended Molecular and Cell Biology major with a Cell and Developmental emphasis. When she's not in the laboratory doing research, you can find her eating brunch, binge-watching Netflix, and exploring the city. Her biggest passions revolve around dancing, art, and medicine. Outside of RCSA, she is also part of Tridelta, American Red Cross at Cal, the Student Society for Stem Cell Research, and AFX. She's excited to work along with Jade as Corporate Relations Coordinator! :)

Nicole Timofeevski

Professional Development Coordinator

Nicole Timofeevski

Professional Development Coordinator

Nicole is a second year intending to double major in Global Studies and Slavic Languages and Literatures. She is pre-law and hopes to make a difference in the world of international relations. Her hometown is San Diego and some of her hobbies include eating dessert, scrapbooking, playing piano, and petting dogs.

Subul Siddiqui

Professional Development Coordinator

Subul Siddiqui

Professional Development Coordinator

Subul is a junior majoring in Bioengineering. A Bay Area native, she loves the diversity and culture of activism on campus. She is involved with various campus organizations and in her free time (what free time?) enjoys learning languages, exploring, and gaining new perspectives. She's usually spotted on the North side of campus, so feel free to find her and say hi!

Mehdi Kazi

TEDx Coordinator

Mehdi Kazi

TEDx Coordinator

Mehdi is a third year studying computer science. Outside of planning TEDxBerkeley he loves hanging out with friends, being out doors, working on side projects, bing watching Netflix and drinking coffee! If you have any questions about TEDxBerkeley or know of any good coffee shops to go to contact Mehdi at mehdikazi(at)berekely.edu!