October 27, 2015

Our Officers

: Angelo Medel

angelo-2Angelo Medel is the President for the Spring 2017 semester. He is a graduating senior as a Marketing major, and is from south Orange County in Southern California. Angelo is currently a Product Marketing Intern at NETGEAR. When he is free, he loves traveling to new cities, hiking beautiful trails, and eating good food. You can also find him listening to trap music and going to EDM festivals. The President organizes and directs all activities of the organization. The President is the main point of contact between the faculty advisor and the members ofthe Marketing Association.

Email: president.sjsuma@gmail.com

Vice President: Jose Vasquez

Jose is a fourth year transfer student from Monterey County. He is a Business Marketing major. Jose started with MA during his first semester during Fall 2015. Through his MA experience, he was given the opportunity to do a Winter internship with NASA. The Vice President performs duties of the president if necessary, and oversees the duties of other officers. He handles all communication with alumni and is the head for all committees.

Corporate Relations Director: Ray Wei

Ray Wei is a third year Marketing major who joined the Marketing Association his first semester of freshman year. Growing up in Pleasanton, California surrounded him with technology and business all his life. The new startups in the Silicon Valley influenced him to join a local downtown San Jose start up called Onerent Inc. The Corporate Relations Director establishes strategic partnerships with Silicon Valley Companies for events and workshops.

Email: corprelations.sjsuma@gmail.com

Marketing Director: Ylan Tran

Ylan is a fourth year double majoring in ylan-2Marketing and Graphic Design. She grew up in Los Gatos and appreciates the history and tech culture the South Bay has to offer. Her MA career began Fall 2014,  but she wasn’t fully involved until Fall 2016, when she was accepted onto the MA Consulting Team. She currently works as a Graphic Designer for SJSU Associated Students and interns at Impekable. When she’s not attending meetings and studying in the SU, you can catch her at the next event or music festival! The Marketing Director manages the marketing aspects of the organization.

Email: marketing.sjsuma@gmail.com

Director of Development: Sabrina Leung

Sabrina Leung is currently a graduating senior that is majoring in International Business with an emphasis in Marketing. She loves seeing new places as well as interacting with people from different cultures. Fortunately, she’s had the opportunity to study abroad in Spain. Furthermore, she is a Salzburg Scholar and traveled to Austria for a global citizenship seminar this past summer to help globalize SJSU. She works for the Lucas College of Business as a Peer Leader and loves to assist business students with their academic needs. Outside of school, she is a pop culture junkie that avidly follows One Direction, Drake, and Beyoncé. In her free time, she enjoys kickboxing! As the Director of Development, she is responsible for expanding our organization and maintaining member accounts.

Events Director: Hanieh Haddadian

Hanieh is the Event Director for the 2017 Spring hanieh-3semester. She is responsible for planning events for MA. She is a fourth-year transfer from Pleasant Hill, CA and is graduating from Gary J. Sbona Honors Program as a Business Marketing major. She works for the Athletic department of SJSU, and is titled Assistant Game Day Experience & Marketing. In her spare time, she likes to rock climb and watch sports with friends.

Email: events.sjsuma@gmail.com

Secretary: Amanda Pham

yonny-1Amanda Pham is a first year student from Milpitas High school, majoring in Business Marketing. In Amanda’s spare time, she loves to eat and try new foods, especially foods that are sweet. She also loves going to the dog park to pet chubby dogs. One of her goals in life is to own a chunky Corgi. This is her second semester in MA, and she hopes to make this semester an awesome one! Her roles of being secretary include: recording meeting minutes, working closely & communicating efficiently with other officers.

Email: secretary.sjsuma@gmail.com

Treasurer: Kaila Staggs

My name is Kaila I am a transfer student from Fresno. This is my 3rd year attending San Jose state and I will be graduating this May. I am a general business major hoping to succeed in becoming an event coordinator. A little about myself I love just having a good time and staying busy. You can usually fine me with beer in hand at a country concert. Professional binge watcher and beach bum. I am the treasurer for MA and I’m responsible for making sure our funds allow us to have activities and opportunities for our members that they can’t receive from a classroom. As well has planning fundraisers to keep our club and members active.

Email: treasurer.sjsuma@gmail.com

Community Relations Director: Kristel Amboy


Kristel is a graduating senior majoring in Marketing, minoring in Humanities. Kristel enjoys traveling, trying new food and online shopping. As a self-proclaimed workaholic, Kristel has completed the Gary J. Sbona Honors Program working with companies such as Dolby Laboratories and ISDI Digital University. Currently, Kristel works as a Marketing Associate for OrthoNorCal, Inc. The Community Relations Director is responsible for coordinating and planning community service events for the club members.

Social Media Director: Jhonatan Mendoza


Jhonatan is a 4th year Business Administration student with a concentration in Marketing. Jhonatan started his MA career in the Fall of 2015. He has been heavily involved in the SJSU community serving numerous positions including Orientation Leader and Resident Advisor. He currently works as the Social Media and Marketing Student Assistant for the Wellness Center, as well as a Peer Leader for the Lucas College of Business.

Email: socialmedia.sjsuma@gmail.com


Analytics Director: Omar Damian Vazquez


Omar Damian Vazquez is currently a Senior transfer student from Gavilan College. He is majoring in Business Administration with a concentration in Analytics and currently works at Apple Los Gatos as a Technical Specialist. In his spare time, he likes to play soccer and go to concerts.

Email: analytics.sjsuma@gmail.com