2020-2021 Board Members

President

Chae Lee

Major: Chemical Engineering

Year: Junior

Favorite SASE memory: My favorite SASE memory is “studying” in the SASE office and getting to meet the rest of the board members this way.

What do you do outside of SASE: Outside of SASE, I like to watch Netflix, make bracelets, and hang out with my friends (even virtually).

Favorite board game: Apples to Apples

Vice President

Diane Nguyen

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Year: Junior

Favorite SASE memory: Board bonding after our events

What do you do outside of SASE: I like crocheting, thrift flipping clothes and trying out different types of crafts!

Favorite board game: Cards Against Humanity

Secretary

Grace Klesczewski

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Year: Junior

Favorite SASE memory: Hanging out in the SASE office and our Secret Santa gift exchange

What do you do outside of SASE: Outside of SASE I am usually with friends, cooking, or watching movies/tv shows.

Favorite board game: Carcassonne

Co-Treasurer

Jerry Jiang

Major: Information Technology Infrastructure

Year: Junior

Favorite SASE memory: The wack Halloween costumes

What do you do outside of SASE: I’m also treasurer for the Midwest Chinese American Student Association and I work at as a Technical Support Specialist for HRL on campus.

Favorite board game: Shadow Hunters

Co-Treasurer

Dat Luong

Major: Computer Science

Year: Sophomore

Favorite SASE memory: Midwest Regional Conference

What do you do outside of SASE: I also work as a Supply Chain Manager in SWCH.

Favorite board game: Uno

Events Coordinator

Jasmine Nguyen

Major: Biomedical Engineering

Year: Senior

Favorite SASE memory: SASE National Conference

What do you do outside of SASE: Sleep, Boba, read, and play video games (mostly Fire Emblem).

Favorite board game: Settlers of Catan

Corporate Relations Officer

Derek Zhu

Major: Chemical Engineering

Year: Junior

Favorite SASE memory: My favorite SASE memory was the Halloween event with the fog machine and UV lights.

What do you do outside of SASE: Outside of SASE I’m studying for my classes and playing games like Valorant.

Favorite board game: Settlers of Catan

Volunteer/Outreach Coordinator

Jason Xu

Major: Mathematics

Year: Junior

Favorite SASE memory: Secret Santa! It was fun seeing what we got each other and guessing who got what, then hanging out and having fun.

What do you do outside of SASE: I cook a decent bit and exercise.

Favorite board game: Mahjong

Marketing Officer

Annie Cho

Major: Biochemistry

Year: Sophomore

Favorite SASE memory: My favorite SASE memory is the first event I ever attended, Halloween, where I got to meet a lot of new people and just be goofy with friends.

What do you do outside of SASE: When I am not studying for classes, I like working out, watching TV shows (The Good Place and Brooklyn 99), baking, and generally learning new things (I am currently working on pen spinning).

Favorite board game: Scrabble

Graphic Design Officer

David Qiu

Major: Genetics, Cell Biology and Development

Year: Senior

Favorite SASE memory: Playing board games with everyone

What do you do outside of SASE: Listen to music

Favorite board game: Chess

 

SASE Labs Co-Director

Abigail Chiaokhiao

Major: Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering

Year: Sophomore

Favorite SASE memory: Being the only non-spice-tolerant person to enter the spicy dumpling challenge and then dying.

What do you do outside of SASE: Photography, weightlifting, and coding

Favorite board game: Telestrations

SASE Labs Co-Director

Nathaniel Budijono

Major: Math, Computer Science

Year: Junior

Favorite SASE memory: I made an alright pickup line at the Valentine’s Day event.

What do you do outside of SASE: Programming, board games, and computational biology

Favorite board game: Dominion

SASE Jr. Director

Tan-Show Beall

Major: Biomedical Engineering

Year: Senior

Favorite SASE memory: Jason’s “sexy” pose.

What do you do outside of SASE: I work in a research lab, lift, and play video games.

Favorite board game: Settlers of Catan

Taste of SASE Director

Michelle Lu

Major: Neuroscience

Year: Sophomore

Favorite SASE memory: Either the Women in STEM Panel or ToS Kickoff last year!

What do you do outside of SASE: Outside of SASE, I’m involved with CASA, serve as an advisor for a Women in Debate organization, and volunteer often. I also play the violin (mediocrely) and love listening to music and podcasts.

Favorite board game: I don’t play board games but I love iMessage games (play me in cup pong).