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Meet the Campus Ambassadors

Campus Ambassadors lead tours and guide the Berkeley experience for our 175,000 annual campus guests. As representatives and advocates for the university, Ambassadors personify the excellence and diversity of the campus community while telling their Berkeley stories.

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Ambassador Leadership Team

Alexa

Alexa

Class of 2020
Hometown: Claremont, CA
Majors: Psychology, Interdisciplinary Studies
Campus Involvement: UC Rally Committee, Berkeley Social Interaction Laboratory, Cal Rotaract, General Biology Undergraduate Instructor
Fun Fact: I am a pyrotechnic! It all started when I was a UC Cannoneer at Cal.

Briana

Briana

Class of 2020
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Majors: Economics, Math
Campus Involvement: Research Assistant, Alpha Chi Omega Sorority, ReUse, Dance, Business Clubs
Fun Fact: I love learning different types of dance!

Celine

Celine

Class of 2021
Hometown: Fremont, CA
Majors: Sociology, Cognitive Science
Minor: Data Science
Campus Involvement: Cal Alumni Student Association, Blue & Gold Yearbook (Design), The Berkeley Project
Fun Fact: I learned tap dance for 14 years.

Dean

Dean

Class of 2020
Hometown: Walnut Creek, CA
Majors: Economics, Psychology
Campus Involvement: UC Rally Committee, Golden Bear Orientation, Behavioral Research Lab at Haas, Sage Mentorship Program
Fun Fact: In high school, I learned the dance to Beyoncé’s “Formation” (but it was not very pretty).

Evelyn

Evelyn

Class of 2021
Hometown: Belmont, CA
Major: Legal Studies, Psychology
Campus Involvement: Berkeley Ballet Company, Danceworx, Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity, International House, Le Cercle Français
Fun Fact: I used to work at a cafe in high school so I know how to make pretty much every coffee drink ever and do latte art, but in reality drinking coffee makes me extremely jittery and anxious so I don’t drink it often!

Luke

Luke

Class of 2020
Hometown: Baltimore, MD
Majors: Geography, Society & Environment
Minor: Food Systems
Campus Involvement: UC Rally Committee, Cal Student Philanthropy, Research on Urban/Rural divide
Fun Fact: I collect pieces of sheet metal from NASCAR race cars.

Megan

Megan

Class of 2020
Hometown: Signal Hill, CA
Major: Cognitive Science
Campus Involvement: FIRST Robotics Competiton Team
Fun Fact: I didn’t think I could roll my tongue, but then when I was 16 I realized I could.

Sarah

Sarah

Class of 2020
Hometown: Lafayette, CA
Major: Architecture
Minor: Spanish Language & Literature
Campus Involvement: West Oakland Youth Center Architecture Classes Teaching Assistant, CED Admissions Ambassador Internship, Bear Talk Blog, Blogger for Times Higher Education
Fun Fact: I met Stephen Curry outside of Chipotle in high school while I was wearing his jersey and he said: “Nice jersey!”

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Conrad

Conrad

Class of 2020
Hometown: Chicago, IL
Major: Chemistry
Campus Involvement: UC Rally Committee, Off-campus Choir, Chemistry Research, Cal History, Spirit, and Traditions DeCal.
Fun Fact: My full name is composed of three last names: my grandma’s maiden name, my mom’s maiden name, and my dad’s last name.

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Aldo

Aldo

Class of 2021
Hometown: Corcoran, CA
Major: Political Science
Minor: Public Policy
Campus Involvement: Hermanos Unidos, Cal Dems, Resident Assistant
Fun Fact: I shook former President Barack Obama’s hand during a campaign rally while the secret service was carefully watching me.

Allison

Allison

Class of 2022
Hometown: Mammoth Lakes, CA
Major: Conservation & Resource Studies
Campus Involvement: The University of California Rally Committee, Queer Student Union, Public Service Center, Regents and Chancellors Scholar Association
Fun Fact: My eyes are actually two different colors- my left is a green/hazel and my right is a deep brown, resulting in some strange photos when the light is right.

Amber

Amber

Class of 2020
Hometown: Venice, CA
Major: Public Health
Minors: Public Policy, Conservation & Resource Studies
Campus Involvement: Research Center, Peer Health Exchange, Public Health 101 Teacher Scholar, Fung Fellowship
Fun Fact: I’m a huge baseball fan, so I work for the SF Giants at AT&T Park for fun! You will either find me hanging out in the dugout, having fun on the Jumbotron, or giving away awesome prizes to the incredible fans.

Annie

Annie

Class of 2020
Hometown: Mission Viejo, CA
Major: Legal Studies
Campus Involvement: Human Rights DeCal, Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority, Intramural Soccer/Volleyball, Cal in the Capital
Fun Fact: I have 8 dogs at home!

Anton

Anton

Class of 2022
Hometown: Burlingame, CA
Major: Economics, Data Science
Campus Involvement: University of California Marching Band
Fun Fact: I’ve been scuba diving in a cave with an entrance no wider than a car door.

Ardith

Ardith

Class of 2022
Hometown: Rocklin, CA
Major: Business Administration-Global Management Program
Campus Involvement: The Coffee Project (Berkeley Anti-Trafficking Coalition), Newman Catholic Parish, Rotaract
Fun Fact: I spent my first semester studying abroad in London.

Ariana

Ariana

Class of 2021
Hometown: Fresno, CA
Major: Molecular & Cell Biology
Minor: Human Rights
Campus Involvement: American MEdical Women’s Association
Fun Fact: I didn’t realize that I was in the making of an Ariana Grande music video in New Orleans until the producers told us–I’ll be on the lookout for my shoe cameo.

Ashley

Ashley

Class of 2021
Hometown: Manhattan Beach, CA
Major: Chemical Engineering
Campus Involvement: Rally Committee, Electrocatalysis Lab
Fun Fact: I ran the Los Angeles Marathon in 2017.

Caroline

Caroline

Class of 2020
Hometown: Pacific Grove, CA
Major: Anthropology
Campus Involvement: UC Rally Committee, OASES, Anthropological Undergraduate Association
Fun Fact: I was possibly haunted by the ghost of Abraham Lincoln.

Christy

Christy

Class of 2021
Hometown: Seattle, WA
Major: Political Economy
Minor: Linguistics
Campus Involvement: Women’s Club Ultimate Frisbee, Study Abroad (London)
Fun Fact: My friends call me a grandma because I love to knit mittens and own a small butter churner.

Dana

Dana

Class of 2019
Hometown: Templeton, CA
Major: Political Science
Minors: Public Policy, Political Economy
Campus Involvement: Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity, ASUC External Affairs Office, UC Berkeley Teach in Prison, Resident Assistant
Fun Fact: I shook Congressman Joe Kennedy’s hand in the Washington D.C. and he told me he liked my hair!

Danielle

Danielle

Class of 2021
Hometown: Windsor, CA
Majors: Sociology, Theater & Performance Studies
Campus Involvement: Bay Area Actor, Department of Theater, Dance and Performance Studies, Barestage Productions
Fun Fact: I didn’t intend to apply to Berkeley, and I didn’t know anything about it. My mom made me apply on the last day of the application window!

Douglas

Douglas

Class of 2021
Hometown: Altadena, CA
Major: Political Science
Campus Involvement: UC Rally Committee, Cal Logging Sports, Cal Student Philanthropy
Fun Fact: I hand shot fireworks for a Fourth of July fireworks show.

Elsa

Elsa

Class of 2020
Hometown: Altadena, CA
Majors: Political Science, Spanish
Campus Involvement: Project SMILE, URAP in Public Health, Education Research, Delta Delta Delta Sorority, French tutor, Education seminar, UC Berkeley Study Abroad
Fun Fact: I ran with (baby) bulls in Spain!

Emily T

Emily T

Class of 2020
Hometown: Albany, NY
Major: Molecular & Cell Biology,
Minor: Asian American & Diaspora Studies
Campus Involvement: Blood Pressure Project, California Health Professional Student Alliance, Alta Bates Hospital Volunteer, Ubiquitination Lab
Fun Fact: I was a competitive figure skater for 11 years!

Eric

Eric

Class of 2021
Hometown: Fresno, CA
Majors: Political Science, Society & Environment
Campus Involvement: UC Rally Committee, Cal Student Philanthropy
Fun Fact: I am a huge Disney Parks Fan!

Gabby

Gabby

Class of 2020
Hometown: Medford, NJ
Major: Molecular & Cell Biology
Minor: Computer Science
Campus Involvement: Cal Club Tennis, Art and Mind, Camp Kesem
Fun Fact: Back home I have a parrot that speaks Russian.

Gabriella

Gabriella

Class of 2020
Hometown: Livermore, CA
Major: Media Studies
Campus Involvement: UC Rally Committee, Business Careers in Entertainment Club, Best Buddies
Fun Fact: I am a huge Yankees baseball fan because my family is from Rochester, New York.

Haley

Haley

Class of 2022
Hometown: Greenwich, CT
Major: Molecular & Cell Biology
Minor: Spanish
Campus Involvement: Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority, Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Society, Science in Oakland Elementary Schools
Fun Fact: I am an identical twin!

Irene

Irene

Class of 2022
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Majors: Political Science, Data Science
Campus Involvement: University of California Marching Band
Fun Fact: I keep track of my dreams, which started in the 7th grade. I continue to write them down to this day!

Isha

Isha

Class of 2022
Hometown: Toronto, Canada
Major: Bioengineering
Minor: Public Policy
Campus Involvement: Berkeley Model United Nations, Gopnik Lab
Fun Fact: I can solve a 3×3 Rubik’s Cube in less than 2 minutes (but the world record is 4.2 seconds…)

Jackie

Jackie

Class of 2021
Hometown: Newport Beach, CA
Major: Molecular Environmental Biology
Campus Involvement: Global Medical Training, Greek Life
Fun Fact: I was named after Jackie 0. (my middle name is Olivia).

Jaime

Jaime

Class of 2021
Hometown: Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico
Majors: History, Political Economy
Campus Involvement: University of California Marching Band, Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity, Cal Alumni Association
Fun Fact: I made a PDF with all of the In N’ Out secret menu on it.

Jen

Jen

Class of 2020
Hometown: Menlo Park, CA
Major: Psychology
Major: Political Economy
Campus Involvement: Sage Mentorship Program, Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority
Fun Fact: I’ve been to every Big Game since I was a baby!

Jiyoo

Jiyoo

Class of 2022
Hometown: Placentia, CA
Majors: Operations Research & Management Science, Computer Science
Minor: Global Poverty & Practice
Campus Involvement: Women Entrepreneurs at Berkeley, Engineers Without Border, AFX Dance, Art Literacy Volunteering, Navigating Cal Fellowship
Fun Fact: I sleep-text/sleep-snapchat a lot, and most of it is gibberish but one time I had a full conversation while I was asleep.

Joey

Joey

Class of 2020
Hometown: Clayton, CA
Majors: Economics, Statistics
Campus Involvement: University of California Marching Band, The Daily Californian, Undergraduate Marketing Association
Fun Fact: I own too much Cal gear.

John

John

Class of 2021
Hometown: Saratoga, CA
Major: Data Science
Campus Involvement: CS88 Lab Assistant, EthiCAL, IM Sports, Research Assistant
Fun Fact: I have been in the DMZ between North and South Korea (it was both surreal and scary).

Jordan

Jordan

Class of 2021
Hometown: Thousand Oaks, CA
Majors: Data Science, Molecular & Cell Biology
Campus Involvement: Residence Hall Assembly, Mishler Lab, Chem 1A Teacher Scholar, Data Science Curriculum Developer
Fun Fact: I prefer black licorice over red licorice.

Juliana

Juliana

Class of 2022
Hometown: Petaluma, CA
Majors: Nutritional Sciences-Toxicology, French
Campus Involvement: Cal Club Lacrosse, Alpha Chi Omega, Cal Athletic Ticket Office
Fun Fact: I have just about the entire soundtrack to “Legally Blonde–The Musical” memorized.

Kate H

Kate H

Class of 2020
Hometown: Arcata, CA
Major: Political Science
Campus Involvement: Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity, IM Basketball, Undergrad Political Science Association
Fun Fact: I’ve gone to the same school as my best friend from preschool through college, so for 16 years.

Kate M

Kate M

Class of 2021
Hometown: Davis, CA
Majors: Molecular & Cell Biology, Data Science
Campus Involvement: ” Alpha Delta Pi Sorority, Rally Committee, Berkeley EvoLab, Essig Museum of Entomology, Official Title, Cal Hiking and Outdoors Society, 3DMC
Fun Fact: I toured Austria and Italy with my high school baroque ensemble!

Katia

Katia

Class of 2021
Hometown: Mountain View, CA
Major: Chemistry
Minor: CalTeach
Campus Involvement: Housing & Dining Sustainability, Toste Chemistry Lab, Ballet Folklorico, UC Rally Committee, Surfrider Foundation
Fun Fact: I met Shawn Mendes twice and won a front row and center ticket to his concert!

KC

KC

Class of 2021
Hometown: Long Beach, CA
Major: Chemistry
Campus Involvement: UC Rally Committee, Cal Running Club
Fun Fact: I have a twin sister who goes to UCLA! The sibling rivalry is alive and well.

Keaton

Keaton

Class of 2021
Hometown: Wilsonville, OR
Majors: Public Health, Rhetoric
Campus Involvement: Phi Chi Pre-Health Fraternity, Chi Phi Fraternity, Cal Alcohol Taskforce
Fun Fact: I still take the crust off of my PB&J sandwiches.

Kelly C

Kelly C

Class of 2021
Hometown: Hawthorne, CA
Majors: Legal Studies, Political Science
Minor: Philosophy
Campus Involvement: PATH to Care, Greeks Against Sexual Assault, Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority, Underground Scholars Initiative, IM Volleyball, Political Science Research Assistant
Fun Fact: I once did an escape room with my comedy idol, Jon Heder (AKA Napoleon Dynamite).

Kelly D

Kelly D

Class of 2020
Hometown: Petaluma, CA
Majors: Molecular Environmental Biology, Spanish
Campus Involvement: Octopus & Mantis Shrimp Behavior Lab, University of California Marching Band, IM Soccer, Earth Week Planning Committee, ReUse
Fun Fact: I’ve had appendicitis twice!

Kenzie

Kenzie

Class of 2022
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Major: Molecular Environmental Biology
Campus Involvement: UC Rally Committee, Berkeley Y, Baking DeCal
Fun Fact: I can lick the tip of my nose!

Kevin

Kevin

Class of 2021
Hometown: Granite Bay, CA
Majors: Computer Science, Data Science
Campus Involvement: Cal Men’s Club Volleyball, Computer Science Mentors, ANova, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
Fun Fact: I used to be pre-med, but at Berkeley I discovered my true passion for computer science.

Leonel

Leonel

Class of 2021
Hometown: Sacramento, CA
Major: Ecosystem Management & Forestry
Minor: Energy & Resources
Campus Involvement: ASUC Sustainability Team, Silver Lab, SERC
Fun Fact: Every member of my immediate family’s name start with an L–Luis, Leticia, Lillybeth, Lisandro, and Leonel!

Lianne

Lianne

Class of 2020
Hometown: Mountain View, CA
Major: Psychology
Campus Involvement: Undergraduate Marketing Association, The Daily Californian, Social Psychology Research Assistant, Ballet DeCal
Fun Fact: I’m a licensed scuba diver!

Loren

Loren

Class of 2021
Hometown: Pleasanton, CA
Majors: Data Science, Political Economy
Campus Involvement: BridgeUSA, Chi Omega Sorority
Fun Fact: I am a dual citizen of the UK & US!

Luna

Luna

Class of 2022
Hometown: Santa Monica, CA
Majors: Global Studies, Sociology
Campus Involvement: United Nations Association of Berkeley, EAVP Voter Registration Coodinator, Alpha Chi Omega Sorority
Fun Fact: Last spring I went on musical tour with my high school orchestra and we performed in Argentina and Uruguay!

Lynne

Lynne

Class of 2020
Hometown: North Lake Tahoe, CA
Majors: Cognitive Science, Media Studies
Campus Involvement: Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority, Cognitive Science Student Association, Cal Ski & Snowboard Team
Fun Fact: I was an internationally ranked skier in high school.

Maddie

Maddie

Class of 2019
Hometown: San Jose, CA
Major: Biological Anthropology
Minors: Conservation Resource Studies, Spanish
Campus Involvement: CHAOS, Volunteer Health Interpreters, Primatology Research Assistant, Delta Gamma Sorority
Fun Fact: I studied monkeys in Peru this past summer!

Mathias

Mathias

Class of 2020
Hometown: Kingsburg, CA
Majors: Molecular & Cell Biology, Data Science
Minor: Chemistry
Campus Involvement: Songwriting at Berkeley, Berkeley Medical Journal DeCal, IM Frisbee, IM Soccer, Sage Mentorship, Global Medical Training
Fun Fact: I can touch my nose with my tongue!

Matt

Matt

Class of 2022
Hometown: Brea, CA
Majors: Data Science, Urban Studies
Minor: Global Poverty & Practice
Campus Involvement: Student Environmental Resource Center, Blue and Gold Yearbook, Hall Association
Fun Fact: I’ve broken three bones–all before I turned six!

Meghan

Meghan

Class of 2020
Hometown: Fullerton, CA
Major: Political Science
Minor: Demography
Campus Involvement: Blue and Gold Yearbook, Intramural Office Staff, Yali’s Cafe Barista
Fun Fact: I have the last names of every US president memorized in order because my 3rd grade teacher said she would give us a ruler with pictures of all the presidents on it if we did it.

Morgan

Morgan

Class of 2022
Hometown: Modesto, CA
Major: History
Campus Involvement: Ballet Company at Berkeley, Sneakpeekbooks.com Editor/Writer
Fun Fact: I have a double uvula! You know that thing that hangs in the back of your throat? I have two that are connected at the top.

Natasha

Natasha

Class of 2021
Hometown: Jacksonville, FL
Major: Global Studies
Minor: Chinese
Campus Involvement: Chinmaya Yuvekendra West, Resident Assistant, Project Pengyou
Fun Fact: I always say “sorry” in a British accent at the dining halls.

Navya

Navya

Class of 2021
Hometown: Foxboro, MA
Major: Public Health
Minor: Music
Campus Involvement: Asha for Education, American Medical Students Association, National Residence Hall Honorary, Health Advocate of Alameda Health Systems
Fun Fact: I know how to play 4 instruments and have an entire bucket list of more I want to learn!

Neomie

Neomie

Class of 2022
Hometown: Calamba, Philippines/Chicago, IL
Major: Political Science
Campus Involvement: Hall Association, UC Rally Committee, 90.7FM KALX Radio
Fun Fact: When my preschool put on a musical, I played the carrot and talked about good vision, and now here I am, wearing glasses!

Oscar

Oscar

Class of 2019
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Majors: French, Russian, History
Campus Involvement: Resident Assistant, OASIS Initiative
Fun Fact: I speak 4 languages.

Peter

Peter

Class of 2020
Hometown: Anaheim, CA
Major: Chemical Biology
Campus Involvement: Lightweight Crew, Cholera and Phage Genetics Research, IM eSports (League of Legends)
Fun Fact: I went through 3 years of French Culinary school.

Rachel L

Rachel L

Class of 2020
Hometown: Ellicott City, MD
Majors: Cognitive Science, Legal Studies
Campus Involvement: Resident Assistant, Hiring Coordinator, National Residence Hall Honorary, Regional Business Conference
Fun Fact: I have a YouTube channel where I post fun videos and a podcast where I talk about the TV Show Survivor!

Raul

Raul

Class of 2021
Hometown: Fresno, CA
Major: Undeclared
Campus Involvement: Klesis Fellowship, To An Unknown God (T.A.U.G.), Coaching Corps, IM Soccer, TAUG DeCal
Fun Fact: I went fishing up at Dinkey Creek once and fell off a rock to catch 8 trout.

Renesmee

Renesmee

Class of 2022
Hometown: Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Major: Bioengineering
Campus Involvement: Prudential Spirit of Community, Red Cross, Blogger for Bakesmee
Fun Fact: I was the youngest person to earn a bread baking certificate in Taiwan!

Ryann

Ryann

Class of 2022
Hometown: Culver City, CA
Major: Molecular & Cell Biology
Minor: Chemistry
Campus Involvement: UC Berkeley Chamber Orchestra, American Women’s Medical Association
Fun Fact: Purple is my absolute favorite color of all time, nothing ever has or ever will surpass it, and I periodically dye my hair purple.

Sam

Sam K

Class of 2019
Hometown: Philadelphia, PA
Major: Mechanical Engineering
Minor: Creative Writing
Campus Involvement: Hybrid Robotics Laboratory, Laser Thermal Laboratory, UC Rally Committee; Pi Tau Sigma Mechanical Engineering Honors Society
Fun Fact: I am a professionally contracted hand model.

Sara

Sara

Class of 2022
Hometown: Prague, Czech Republic
Major: Civil Engineering
Campus Involvement: Concrete Canoe Competition Team, Venture Strategy Solutions Consulting Club, Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority
Fun Fact: I spent my summer in Greece doing archaeology and digging up fossils and remains.

Savanna

Savanna

Class of 2022
Hometown: Napa, CA
Major: Business Administration–Global Management Program
Minor: Dance
Campus Involvement: Global Edge, Salsa at Cal
Fun Fact: I get goosebumps when I’m really hot, like sitting in a hot tub or sauna.

Stacey

Stacey

Class of 2022
Hometown: Palos Verdes, CA
Major: Molecular Environmental Biology
Campus Involvement: AFX Dance, Kappa Alpha Theta
Fun Fact: I can accurately guess a person’s height when I first meet them.

Vilyna

Vilyna

Class of 2021
Hometown: Zhanjiang, China
Majors: Chemistry, Applied Math
Campus Involvement: Student Learning Center, Summer Bridge
Fun Fact: I like eating croissants with milk.

Xinge

Xinge

Class of 2020
Hometown: San Ramon, CA
Major: Molecular & Cell Biology
Campus Involvement: Kappa Gamma Delta Pre-Health Sorority, Health Advocates
Fun Fact: I have a birthmark in my left eye.

Ziyuan

Ziyuan

Class of 2022
Hometown: Milpitas, CA
Major: Civil Engineering
Campus Involvement: Society of Women Engineers, Whitson Engineers Externship
Fun Fact: I had a bread phase during which I worked part-time at a bakery and was gifted a pair of bread slippers (“loafers”) for Christmas!