Executive Board

President

Hello! My name is Henna Bhakta and I am a 4th -year Biology major and currently serving as your AMSA President. I joined AMSA during winter of 2018, and have truly enjoyed every moment of it. I am a National Board Certified Medical Assistant, with the goal of pursuing a career in pediatric medicine. During my free time, I love playing tennis and trying new food. If you ever see me around, don't be afraid to stop and say hi :)

Vice
President

Hi! My name is Alexander Brinkley and I am a fourth year biology major. Previously, I was the Director of External Relations and the Social Events Chair. A fun fact about me is that, despite handling thousands of bees in my research lab, I have never been stung by one!

Secretary

Hi! My name is Keval Parikh and I am a fourth year cell, molecular, and, developmental biology major. Previously, I was the Volunteering Co-Chair! A fun fact about me is that I love to cook, play video games, paint, and read!

Director of 
External Relations

Hi! My name is Nghia Huynh and I am a fourth year biology major. Previously, I was the Publicity Co-Chair in my third year, Historian/Webmaster in my second year, and a Historian/Webmaster Committee Member in my first year. A fun fact about is that I formerly held the Drug Tested CA State Records for the Squat and Deadlift in the 75 kg Juniors Division!

General Board

Treasurer

Hi! My name is Abi Mukundan and I am a fourth year biology major. Previously, I was the Treasurer during my third year. A fun fact about me is that I enjoy watching and playing basketball!

Publicity
Co-Chair

Hi! My name is Katrina Pai and I am a third year biology major. Previously, I was the Social Events Co-Chair and a Webmaster Committee member. A fun fact about me is that I love music and food!

Publicity
Co-Chair

Hi! My name is Neel Patel and I am a fourth year biology major. Previously, I was the Webmaster and a Historian Committee member. A fun fact about me is that I was born in Ohio!

Volunteering
Co-Chair

Hi! My name is Gabriella Moussa and I am a third year Cell, Molecular, and Developmental Biology major. Previously, I was the Historian during my second year and a Publicity Committee member during my first year. A fun fact about me is that I have been playing the viola since I was nine!

Volunteering
Co-Chair

Hi! My name is Fabiha Imam and I am a third year biology major. Previously, I was a Volunteering Committee member. A fun fact about me is that I've been obsessed with the Harry Potter movies my entire life and rewatch them way too often!

Social Events Chair

Hi! My name is Zainab Rangwala and I am a third year biochemistry major. Previously, I was a Social Events Co-Chair during my second year. A fun fact about me is that I can read, speak, and/or write in 7 different languages! I am also passionate about increasing health literacy in disadvantaged neighborhoods. 

Historian

Hi! My name is Ariana Emami and I am a third year biochemistry major. Previously, I was a Social Events Committee member during my second year and have been part of AMSA since my first year. A fun fact about me is that I was born in Waco, Texas! I also hope to pursue medicine as well as public policy to one day advocate for healthcare disparities.

Fundraising
Co-Chair

Hi! My name is Husmeet Brar and I am a fourth year biology major. Previously, I was a Historian Committee Member in my second year and the Fundraising Co-Chair during my third year. A fun fact about me is that I love elephants!

Fundraising
Co-Chair

Hi! My name is Nicole Yuen and I am a second year biology major. Previously, I was a Social Events Committee member during my first year. A fun fact about me is that I am a second degree black belt in Martial Arts and I love making music! I am so excited to be part of AMSA's board this year and for the amazing things to come!

Webmaster

Hi! My name is Neha Sharma and I am a second year biochemistry major. Previously, I was a Social Events Committee member. A fun fact about me is that I spent an entire summer touring around the United States to perform in a professional marching band! I also have been doing classical Indian dance since I was six!

Communications

Hi! My name is Sakshi Bhatt and I am a third year neuroscience major. Previously, I was a Social Events Committee member in my first year, and a Historian Committee member in my second year. A fun fact about me is that I have a black belt in martial arts!