What is my purpose for this position?
As Vice Chair Internal, my role is to be here for APSA board in anyway I can from offering my guidance, mentorship, and advice. I try to make sure that any issues that come up are discussed and do my best to help promote the APSA internal guidelines as an org. In addition, I try to do activities that would help board develop and bond and make sure internal events and organization within APSA are running smoothly. As a member of E-Board, with my fellow executive members, we try to facilitate quarterly retreats and help transition new board members into their roles. However, I am a super friendly person and am also here for general body members to connect and learn more about the APSA community!
As SPACES APSA Community RISE Coordinator, in my double role this second position, I essentially work at the Student Promoted Access Center for Education and Service. My main goal is to create programs and initiative that are meant to help retain the APSA and API community here at UCSD. With the Retention Coordinators, I also help run the APSA Mxntorship Program! :)
Major/Minor: Public Health and Ethnic Studies
Hometown: San Jose, CA
Favorite Quote: "To be a student and not a revolutionary is a contradiction."
Favorite Music: I like all forms of rock but particularly, Indie Rock. I also like pop and RnB.
Dislikes: Selfish people, people that look down on others, Heights
Favorite Food: Vietnamese, Japanese and Korean Food!! Especially sushi, pho, and banh xeo :)
Hobbies: Watching Youtube videos, kayaking, crafting, organizing stuff, and cooking!
Random Fact: I was named after a character from a book my mom read.