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Orientation Leader Team - 2016

Orientation Leaders 2016

Adom Desta

Hometown: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Major: Pre-Nursing

CSUSB Involvement: SOAR

Favorite Quote: "I’d rather be at Hogwarts." - Me

Alicia M Echevarria

Hometown: Hesperia, California

Major: Spanish & French

CSUSB Involvement: A.C.E

Favorite Quote: "Kindness is a language. The blind can see and the deaf can hear it." - Mark Twain

Andres Cervantes

Major: Graphic Design

Hometown: Guanajuato, Mexico

CSUSB Involvement: Rec. Center, ACE, LBSA, Delta Chi

Favorite CSUSB Memory: Being an Orientation Leader

Angelique Leon

Major: Psychology


Anthony Vera

Hometown: Upland, California

Major: Sociology

CSUSB Involvement: VP of CKI

Favorite Quote: "I’m Batman." - Batman

Atoshi Khosru

Hometown: Riverside, California

Major: Healthcare Management

CSUSB Involvement: Student Assistant for Housing

Favorite Quote: "When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace."

Brandon De La Torre

Hometown: Los Angeles, California

Major: Kinesiology

CSUSB Involvement: SOAR, Sodexo

Favorite Quote: "Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate, our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure."

Brian Hughes

Major: Kinesiology

Hometown: San Bernardino, CA

CSUSB Involvement: Delta Chi

Favorite CSUSB Memory: My first session as an Orientation Leader!

Chloe Addison

Hometown: Ontario, California

Major: Biology/ Business

CSUSB Involvement: Kappa Delta, SOAR

Favorite Quote: "May God break my heart so completely that the whole world fall in."

Christopher Gutierrez

Hometown: Moreno Valley, California

Major: Business Administration, Cyber Security

CSUSB Involvement: Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity

Favorite Quote: "Be strong enough to stand alone, be yourself enough to stand apart, but be wise enough to stand together when the time comes."

Dionely Acosta

Hometown: Ontario, California

Major: Communications

CSUSB Involvement: Ladies of ACE, HSC, Sociology club

Favorite Quote: "Everybody you know is fighting a battle you know nothing about. Be kind. Always."

Donal Martinez, Student Coordinator

Hometown: San Bernardino, California

Major: Criminal Justice

Career Goal: Federal law enforcement officer

Extracurricular Activities: Recreation and Wellness Center staff, Special Events and Guest Services staff, wrestling, hiking, traveling

Favorite CSUSB Memory: Traveling to Alaska with the T.R.A.C.K.S. program to do community service and recreational activities

Favorite Quote: "What defines us is how we will rise after falling."

Elicia Montes

Major: Biology

Hometown: Riverside, CA

CSUSB Involvement: SOAR

Favorite CSUSB Memory: Living with the SOAR team last summer and finally declaring my major!

Hanny Virginia

Hometown: Indio, California

Major: Pre-Nursing

Favorite Quote: "There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved." - George Sand

Helen Martinez

Hometown: Los Angeles, California

Major: Graphic Design

Favorite Quote: "Hi!"

Humberto Juarez Jr.

Major: Health Science- Health Care Management

Hometown: Garden Grove, CA

CSUSB Involvement: Works at Literacy Center, Ambitious Culture Empowerment, SOAR

Favorite CSUSB Memory: SOAR as a freshman, being an orientation leader, and attending most school events such like Late Night.

Ileana Gonzalez

Hometown: Moreno Valley, California

Major: Biology

Favorite Quote: "The lazy work double."

Israel Hernandez, Student Coordinator

Hometown:  Highland, CA

Major: Business Administration -  Human Resource Management

CSUSB Involvement: Delta Chi, Orientation Leader

Favorite CSUSB Memory: Being a founding father of Delta Chi.

Jesse Vazquez

Hometown: Fontana, California

Major: Studio Arts

CSUSB Involvement: SOAR

Favorite Quote: "If you can take it, you can make it." - Steve Prefontaine

Jonathan Ang

Hometown: San Jose, California

Major: Kinesiology

CSUSB Involvement: Sigma Phi Epsilon, KSA, SOAR

Favorite Quote: "It was lit fam!"

Jordan Tyson

Hometown: Norwalk, California

Major: Political Science

CSUSB Involvement: SOAR

Jorge Gutierrez

Hometown: Hesperia, CA
Major: Business Administration – Sports and Entertainment Marketing
CSUSB Involvement: Sigma Phi Epsilon, Orientation, Housing and Residential Education
What do you like best about CSUSB? The people, the environment and the social aspect.
Favorite place on campus? Badger Hill

Jose Zuniga

Hometown: Bloomington, California

Major: Undeclared

Career Goal: Career in Math

Extracurricular Activities: Going to CSUSB basketball games, and hanging out with my dog

Favorite Quote: "Just do it!"

Joshua Sanchez, Student Coordinator

Hometown: Business Administration - Finance

Major: Rialto, CA 

CSUSB Involvement: Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity, Orientation Leader, Coyote Bookstore, Student Leadership Advisory Council  

Favorite CSUSB Memory: Earning my DSP letters and becoming an Orientation Leader! 

Karen Daniel

Hometown: Ontario, California

Major: Psychology & Child Development

CSUSB Involvement: Zeta Tau Alpha, SOAR, NSCS

Favorite Quote: "Stay pretty, be educated."

Katelynn Contreras-Munoz

Hometown: Grand Terrance, California

Major: Health Science, Public Health

CSUSB Involvement: Alpha Delta Pi, Student Mentoring program

Favorite Quote: "To infinity and beyond!" - Buzz Lightyear

Kim Truc Le

Hometown: Menifee, California

Major: Administration

CSUSB Involvement: ACE, SOAR, NSCS

Favorite Quote: "Everything happens for a reason."

Kristie Escobar, Student Coordinator

Hometown: Beaumont

Major: Business Administration, Marketing and Management

Extracurricular Activities: SOAR

Favorite CSUSB Memory: Getting my first college A!

Leonard Loya

Hometown: Alta Loma, California

Major: Anthropology

CSUSB Involvement: SOAR, Admissions and Student Recruitment

Favorite Quote: "Don’t talk about it, be about it."

Madison Thompson, Student Coordinator

Hometown: San Bernardino, CA 

Major: Graphic Design - Marketing, and English

CSUSB Involvement: Orientation Leader, Student Leadership Advisory Council

Favorite CSUSB Memory: My favorite CSUSB memory is my first summer as an Orientation Leader in 2016. 

Manuel Macias, Student Coordinator

Hometown: Rialto

Major: Communication Studies, Mass Communication

Extracurricular Activities: SOAR, Admissions & Student Recruitment, Student Mentoring Program

Favorite CSUSB Memory: Writing and directing my first short film for my Comm 345 class!

Marco Polo Cortez, Student Coordinator

Hometown: Rialto, California

Major: Kinesiology, Exercise Science and Allied Health

Career Goal: Surgical or pediatric nurse

Extracurricular Activities: Brother of Delta Sigma Phi, reading, hiking, paintball, going on adventures, Disneyland!

Favorite CSUSB Memory: Getting to watch Gabriel Iglesias perform live in Coussoulis Arena.

Favorite Quote: "Laughter is timeless, imagination has no age and dreams are forever." - Walt Disney

Maria Contreras

Hometown: San Bernardino, California

Major: Liberal Arts

CSUSB Involvement: SOAR

Favorite Quote: "Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated."

Maria De La Luz Munoz

Hometown: Ontario, California

Major: Biology

Favorite Quote: "Be somebody who makes everybody feel like a somebody."

Mayela Garcia

Hometown: Ontario, California

Major: Business

CSUSB Involvement: Kappa Delta

Favorite Quote: "You don’t even go here!"

Mayra Gonzalez, Student Coordinator

Hometown: Ontario

Major: Kinesiology, Exercise Science

Extracurricular Activities: SOAR

Favorite CSUSB Memory: Becoming a coordinator for the SOAR program!

Merari Rodriguez

Hometown: Rialto, California

Major: Political Science

Favorite Quote: "Sunshine all the time makes a desert." - Arab Proverb

Michaela Roxas

Hometown: Walnut, California

Major: Psychology

Pamela Osorio, Student Coordinator

Hometown: Fontana

Major: Psychology

Extracurricular Activities: SOAR, Psychology Club

Favorite CSUSB Memory: Finding my passion for psychology, and being on the Dean's List!

Prince Ogidikpe

Hometown: Bayelsa State, Nigeria

Major: Biology, Pre-Med

CSUSB Involvement: Student Union, SOAR

Favorite Quote: "There is no rush for greatness."

Robert Venegas

Major: English

Hometown: Hemet, CA

CSUSB Involvement: Academic mentor, English Club, Linguistics Club

Favorite CSUSB Memory: Pack reveal for 2016-2017 orientation leader team!

Sabrina Murguia

Major: Psychology & Child Development

Hometown: Guadalajara, Mexico

CSUSB Involvement: Psychology Club, ACE, SOAR

Favorite CSUSB Memory: My experience with SOAR in 2016

Saxxie Tran, Student Coordinator

Hometown: Rowland Heights, California

Major: Nursing

Career Goal: Pediatric oncology nurse

Extracurricular Activities: SOAR, Netflixing

Favorite CSUSB Memory: The two summers I’ve spent with the SOAR team (2014, 2015)!

Favorite Quote: "The good old days are now." - Unknown

Stephanie Jimenez

Major: Business Administration: Sports and Entertainment Marketing

Hometown: Victorville, CA

CSUSB Involvement: Kappa Delta, SOAR

Favorite CSUSB Memory: SOAR and joining Kappa Delta this year.

Stephanie Tampubolon

Hometown: Redlands, California

Major: Health Science, Public Health Education

CSUSB Involvement: SOAR

Favorite Quote: "Live fast, die young. Bad girls do it well."

Tiffany Magaña

Hometown: Riverside, California

Major: Biology

Favorite Quote: "Fries before guys."

Victoria Contreras

Hometown: Coachella, California

Major: Pre-Nursing

CSUSB Involvement: SOAR

Favorite Quote: "Leave it in God’s hands."

Victoria Nuila

Major: Pre-Nursing

Hometown: Palmdale, CA

CSUSB Involvement: Pre-Nursing Club Vice President, Orientation Leader, LCC Facilitator

Favorite CSUSB Memory: My first year as an Orientation Leader!