MEET THE BOARD

Board members are individuals who love TASA and are extremely dedicated to making TASA the best that it can be. Get to know the people who run TASA of 2016-2017!

Roy Hsu | Co-President

Junior, Mechanical Engineering

Hi, everyone! My name is Roy. I will be one of the co-presidents for this year. I am super excited to show you how much fun it is going to be in TASA. I am always down to know new people and hang out with everyone, so if you feel lonely please hit me up because i am desperate for more friends! I play basketball when I have free time so please feel free to challenge me because I am the best basketball player in TASA LOL.

Email: [email protected]

Kathy Chen | Co-President

Junior, Landscape Architecture

Hey everyone, I'm Kathy! I'm a junior landscape architecture major and one of your co-presidents for this year! You can usually find me at anyplace they sell bubble tea. If I'm not there, I'm probably at my studio in the plant sciences building. Feel free to visit me as I cry over my projects. Seriously though, hit me up anytime you want to get bubble tea!

Email: [email protected]

Elton Tian | External VP

Junior, Computer Science & Math

Yo! My name is Elton, and serve as External Vice President. As External Vice President, I am your first point of contact regarding inter-UMD relationships. In addition, I will be leading the organization for some of our major events this year including Survive CP and and the annual Mr. Wiffleball. You can also find me in Terrapin Hackers, Interprep, AKPsi, or literally any of our intramural teams. Let’s make this year our best!

Email: [email protected]

Lee Wei | Internal VP

Junior, Mechanical Engineering

Sup peeps! My name is Lee and I am a Junior Mechanical Engineering major, but more importantly I will be serving as your Internal Vice President for this year! As IVP, I am in charge of the group bonding events as well as the first few general body meetings (yes I am the one that made all you do those painful icebreakers ❤️). I can’t wait to meet you new TASA babies, if you ever see me anywhere please say hi, I swear I won’t bite...that much! :)

Email: [email protected]

Cindy Jui | Treasurer

Junior, Accounting & Finance

Hellooo wonderful people :) My name is Cindy Jui and I’m a junior pursuing an Accounting and Finance dual degree along with a Chinese minor. I’ll be serving as your TASA treasurer this year, meaaningggg you’ll really have no reason to talk to me because I just count money all day BUT YOU SHOULD STILL SAY HI TO ME REGARDLESS!! :) When I’m not selling my soul to TASA you can find me wandering around campus half asleep tripping over everything, obnoxiously supporting all our other APA orgs, or drinking coffee. I can’t wait for another great year of TASA and to meet all of you!! :)

Email: [email protected]

Ryan Chang | Public Relations

Junior, Computer Science

Hi everyone! My name is Ryan Chang and I will be serving as your Public Relations chair this year. I am a junior computer science major, and am excited to meet all of you! Aside from TASA, I love to volunteer with UMD Tzu Ching, play Club Tennis, and record/make music in my free time. Feel free to hit me up if you ever have any questions about TASA or want to chat, and I’m looking forward to an awesome year!

Email: [email protected]

Julia Roh | Secretary

Sophomore, Electrical Engineering

Hi! My name is Julia Roh and I am a sophomore electrical engineering major. I am serving as TASA's secretary this year and I'm the one who sends our lovely TASA emails! Im excited for another year with TASA and am looking forward to seeing new faces. Aside from TASA, I am also involved in Cru, IEEE and TerpDAC.

Email: [email protected]

Hannah Horng | AASU Representative

Sophomore, Bioengineering & Mathematics

Hi guys! My name is Hannah Horng and I'm a sophomore bioengineering/mathematics double major and the Asian American Student Union (AASU) Representative for this school year. My job is to represent TASA at the AASU Community Council meetings and keep everyone at TASA up to date on the latest happenings at AASU. You can find me at Tzu Ching, CSA, JASA, and BMES meetings, or just passed out in a building on North Campus. I'm pretty hard to miss--look for one of the few Asians over 6 feet tall! I'm looking forward to working with everyone this year~

Email: [email protected]

Justin Pan | Webmaster

Sophomore, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Hey everyone! My name is Justin and I'm a sophomore pursuing a double major in CS and EE. As your webmaster, I regularly update our TASA website with announcements and new events. Besides TASA, I'm involved in club tennis and robotics. I am also conducting research through the Gemstone Honors Program. In my free time, I enjoy making music, performing chinese yoyo, and exercising. If you have any comments about the website or if you just want to talk, feel free to reach out to me!

Email: [email protected]

Julia Maa | Co-Historian

Sophomore, Neurobiology and Physiology

Hi guys!! My name is Julia Maa and I'm a sophomore majoring in Neurobiology and Physiology. I'm one of TASA's co-historian (s/o to Tiffany) this year, which basically means I'm in charge of taking all of those pretty and silly photos of you guys at TASA events. Although I'm pretty small and might be hard to find at times, don't be afraid to come up and say hi if you do find me :) I look forward to meeting all of you and can't wait to see our TASA family grow! YAY TASA❤️

Email: [email protected]

Tiffany Yen | Co-Historian

Junior, Computer Engineering

Hi :) My name is Tiffany and I'm a junior computer engineering major. I'm co-historians with the amazing Julia. We're both responsible for capturing all you lovely people and your smiles, so give us your best (or most grotesque) faces! I look forward to meet all of you guys. Yay TASA!

Email: [email protected]

Peter Tran | Fundraising Chair

Junior, Supply Chain Management & Information Systems

Hey guys, I’m Peter and I’m a junior Supply Chain and IS double-major. I’m serving as TASA’s Fundraising Chair this year, so basically I help plan events for you to have fun and help TASA at the same time. You’ll see me at some other cultural orgs such as CSA and VSA, and a lot at the business schools and organizations in there. You’ll see me around South Campus and the Mall a lot so don’t be afraid to say hi! I’m really looking forward to this year and with working with all of you!

Email: [email protected]

Duyhoang Dinh | Sports Chair

Senior, Biochemistry & Cell Biology and Genetics

Hey everyone! My name is Duyhoang Dinh, and I will be your sports chair this upcoming year! I'm a senior, pursuing a double degree in biochemistry and cell biology and genetics. As most of you can assume, I am also on the pre-med track and am currently applying this cycle. As such, I participate in a lot of organizations on- and off-campus that cater to my aspirations. If you have any questions regarding medicine or playing for any of the TASA sports teams, please don't be afraid to hit me up! Can't wait to meet you all!

Email: [email protected]

Joy Wang | Co-ITASA Representative

Junior, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Hey I'm Joy, a junior Civil and Environmental Engineering major. I am the ITASA representative for this semester! I am studying abroad in the Spring semester so I will be passing this position on to Allison Chen. I am the bridge between the national organization, ITASA, and the UMCP chapter, TASA, which means I relay messages and organize mixers for schools in the DMV! Some of my hobbies include sleeping, burritoing in bed, and procrastinating on homework. You can often find me running to class; I can give you a breathless hello or a sweaty wave. If you have any questions or just want to talk feel free to contact me!

Email: [email protected]

Allison Chen | Co-ITASA Representative

Junior, Physiology and Neurobiology & Government and Politics

Hey everyone! I'm Allison and I am the co-ITASA representative! As ITASA rep, I serve as the bridge between the national organization, ITASA, and the UMCP chapter, TASA. I organize mixers for schools in the DMV! Outside of TASA, you can find me playing Club Field Hockey, planning Gemstone Student Council events, working in Dr. Jay's lab, or showing prospective students around campus through CMNS Recruitment Ambassadors or Honors Ambassadors. If I'm not running around campus, you'll probably find me napping in Ellicott Hall, where I'm also an RA. Feel free to come find me whenever! I promise I don't bite and give amazing hugs.

Email: [email protected]