2015-2016 HSBA Executive Board & Officers
Our empowering CSULB student leaders
Public Relations Director
Luis is a fourth year psychology major with minors in communication studies & marketing. He is currently working as an Amazon brand ambassador. He enjoys playing basketball, going on hikes, and watching movies. #Cowboysnation
Selene Padilla is a senior and her major is Communication Studies. Aside from being a full-time student she also works part-time as a cashier. She wants to find a job where she can grow as an individual. On her free time she likes to play soccer and enjoys being outdoors.
Elizabeth is currently a third year with a major in Business Administration with emphasis in Management and Operation and Supply Chain Management. She enjoys traveling,crocheting and spending time with family.
Karina Gomez Espinoza
Karina is a senior majoring in Business Administration with a focus on International Business. She will be receiving her Bachelor in Science Fall 2016. Her future goals are to go to graduate school to study Public Relations. One of her biggest passions are to travel and make new friends. Her favorite quote: Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, the mind can achieve – Napoleon Hill.
Fernanda is a first generation college student at CSULB. Her educational focus is international business with a minor in communication studies. Her hobbies include dancing, singing, hanging out with family and friends, and doing outdoor activities such as hiking, riding jet skies and parasailing. Her biggest passion in life is travelling to new and exotic places and carrying her Mexican culture wherever the wind takes her. Her motivation in life is her family and happiness.
Stephen is a 4th year transfer from San Diego, CA. He is majoring in business management. Shoes, fashion, and basketball are his specialty. He loves what he does within HSBA and CSULB, and loving what you do is a major key to success.
Stephanie Menendez is a Business Marketing major with a minor in Event Planning Management. If money was not an issue, she would spend the rest of her life traveling. Living in a different country for 10 years helped her realize the difference between other cultures, ever since then, she has been intrigued to travel the world and learn a little more about other cultures (and try their food). Another thing that she enjoys is spending time with my friends and family. She also enjoys meeting new people, going on crazy adventures, and creating unforgettable memories.
Miguel Gasca is an accounting major currently in his third year at The Beach. He recently transferred from Riverside City College in Riverside in the fall of 2015. Being the first person in his family to have the chance to graduate from college drives his self-motivation and determination to an extremely high level. Doing the best possible job at every task he attempts is high priority.In his free time, he likes to get involved on campus. He has really high expectations for himself and is committed to his success
Priscilla Alba is a second year student majoring in Communication Studies with a minor in Spanish. She is employed at the CSU Office of the Chancellor, working with the Pre-Doctoral Program. She enjoys singing in the shower, and always offers a helping hand to others. Priscilla believes that if opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.
Claudia Sedano is a second year student at California State University, Long Beach. She is a Communication Studies major and is pursuing a minor in Human Resources. Claudia loves hanging out with family and friends, enjoys taking hikes, and likes to listen to music.
Gilberto De La Cruz
Gilberto De La Cruz Vazquez i a dynamic professional, poised to leverage education and experience gained at Long Beach State as he studies Business Economics in his 3rd year. He is the social director for HSBA. He takes pride in assuring that all of our guests have a fun and safe time at all of our events while at the same time contributing to our scholarship fund. He loves the outdoors and the beach. He is also an avid surfer and scuba diver.
Alonzo Urita is currently a second year striving for a degree in Business Management. He is always looking for new opportunities to improve and make the best of his time. He is gaining experience for the future by balancing school, work, Greek Life, and HSBA.
Yadira is a fourth year Supply Chain Management major. She is a very outgoing and dedicated person. Some of her hobbies include going to the gym and dancing for a stress reliever. She believe that no one is ever too busy for anything. If one really wants and loves something in life, they will MAKE the time and go for it.
Genesis is a first year student majoring in Business Management. She has a strong passion for giving back and making a difference in her community. She loves volunteering and spending time with her loved ones in her free time. Throughout the next four years of college, she hopes to gain great leadership and communication skills that will enhance her professional development. She also hopes to empower her fellow peers along the way to become leaders themselves. Her dream after college is to work for a large nonprofit organization where she will be able to continue her passion of helping those in need.
Aide Lizette Jimenez
Aide Lizette is a senior at CSULB majoring in International Business. She likes to enjoy life, learn new thing, and know new places. She is a really determined person that works everyday towards her goals and to become a better person. She is currently working as an Assistant Manager at Skechers where she plans to get into the marketing team. Her favorite hobbies are dancing bachata and running.
Denise is a senior majoring in International Business. One of her future goals is to obtain an MBA in Marketing. She loves traveling, reading, and spending time with friends and family.
Oscar is a senior marketing major graduating in December. His competitive drive and passion guide his actions. He likes to workout and go for drives on curvy, winding roads.
Rebecca Perez is a senior, double majoring in communication studies and journalism with an emphasis in public relations. After graduation, she hopes to go into the sports or entertainment industry, as a public relations professional. Currently, Rebecca works at the CSULB radio station, KBeach Radio – as a board engineer and sports broadcaster. She loves to travel, and recently returned from Madrid, Spain, where she studied abroad for a semester. In her free time, she also enjoys staying up to date with her favorite sports teams, going to the beach, and finding great places to eat – wherever she may be in the world.