UCBCKI Board 2021-2022
With 12 unique positions to address the different aspects of the member experience, the UCBCKI board serves to shape your journey in Circle K into something meaningful and memorable.
Executive Board
Elected by the members, the Executive Board is in charge of overseeing the administrative side of Circle K and helping out the Appointed Board to ensure the smooth running of the club.
Valerie Haines
Service Vice President
Hi, I'm Valerie, an incoming senior majoring in Civil Engineering. I am the Service Vice President for this term. I am in charge of planning non-continuous service events as well as co-planning large-scale events along with our Service Chair, Bidane. Additionally, I meet with Bidane often and help find and plan service events. I'm excited for in-person events this next school year!
Sarah Guo
President
Hi everyone! I’m Sarah and I am a fourth-year studying political economy. I’m honored to serve as your President! As President, I overlook all operations and logistics within the club, as well as lead all general meetings! I’m excited to meet everyone and get to know you this year.
Valerie Haines
Service Vice President
Hi, I'm Valerie, an incoming senior majoring in Civil Engineering. I am the Service Vice President for this term. I am in charge of planning non-continuous service events as well as co-planning large-scale events along with our Service Chair, Bidane. Additionally, I meet with Bidane often and help find and plan service events. I'm excited for in-person events this next school year!
Brandon Abrego
Administrative Vice President
Hello everyone, my name is Brandon, I am a 4th year majoring in astrophysics and minoring in math and science education and I serve as your Vice President of Administration. My job is to act as the main link between the Appointed Board and the Executive Board, providing guidance and support as well as creating a sense of community for our officers. I also assist the President with any tasks needed and handle room reservations, event registration, and other logistics. Feel free to reach out if you want to learn more!
Sharon Hu
Secretary
Hello everyone! My name is Sharon and I am a 3rd year majoring in molecular and cell biology. As secretary, my main responsibilities include typing minutes during meetings, filling out the MRF and MRS, and managing and informing members on the MRP! I hope to get know everyone through our various events and I look forward to serving you as your club secretary for a second term in a row!
Nina Nguyen
Treasurer
Hello! My name is Nina and I’m a third year majoring in Biochemistry and Economics. This year, I’m serving as the club treasurer. As Treasurer, I take care of all the club funds, budget, and membership dues. In addition, I assist with planning fundraisers that go towards our preferred charities. I’m very excited to meet everyone this year! #cashmoney
Appointed Board
Chosen by the Executive Board, the Appointed Board helps run the various components of the club. Each member of the Appointed Board oversees their own committee to help drive growth and generate new ideas to help the club improve.
Bidane Martinez Huerta
Service Chair
I’m Bidane Martinez Huerta, and I’ll be acting as the UCBCKI service chair for the 2021-22 term! I’m a 3rd year Molecular Environmental Biology major with a passion for entomology, ecology and having a fun time. My duties as service chair include planning and chairing service events and projects throughout the term, especially our continuous service projects.
Victor Cruz Ramos
Kiwanis Family Chair
Hello dear reader, I am Victor Cruz Ramos, a second year studying Astrophysics. As Kiwanis Family Chair I attend Kiwanis meetings and host Key to College, as well as host committee meetings. It'll be a pleasure to meet you all in-person soon!
Austin Hoang
Membership Development and Education Chair
Hello everyone! I’m Austin, a third year student majoring in Economics and Political Economy. As your Membership Development & Education Chair, I manage the family and mentor-mentee (Circle K’s version of bigs and littles) systems. I also organize activities and programs for member retention and professional development.
Austen Liao
Multimedia Chair
Hello everyone! I’m Austen, and I am a second-year studying computer science. As multimedia chair I am responsible for managing the club website (this one), social media, and Discord. I also help plan tech-related events and take pictures and videos for our monthly newsletter or to make videos with them.
Cindy Nguyen
Spirit & Social Chair
My name is Cindy and I am a second year studying Molecular and Cell Biology. Some of my tasks as the Spirit and Social Chair range from managing spirit days where we create spirit gear to organizing fun and distinct get togethers!
Ilse Rojo
Publications Editor
Hey lovely people of the world! My name is Ilse, I am a second year student studying Political Science and I am also this year's Publications Chair! I create monthly newsletters for the club highlighting all the amazing things we are doing, as well as creating all of the club graphics. Another task that comes with being Publications Chair is being in charge of the club scrapbook, which will be the main focus of my committee meetings this year. I am so excited to meet you all in person and please don't be a stranger!