Meet our Executive Board

Jazmin Rosario,


I am a fourth-year Film and Media Studies Major, double in Art also a minor in Education and a double minor in Applied Psych. I have been a part of LBA since my Freshman year. I served as the President last year. I am honored to serve a second term and continue to prepare the next generation of professionals. I hope you join our familia! I cannot wait to meet our prospective members! Looking forward to providing new opportunities for self-growth and professional development!! I am here as a support and resource!

Allegra Sasser,

Vice President 

A 4th year student studying in Statistics and Data Science major. Last year she was an intern for LBA where she supported the board during the SB weekender. After she graduates she will pursue a career in wealth management. When she is not studying she enjoys long walks, talks with her friends, and practicing martial arts. She is excited for this upcoming year as VP of LBA and hope that students will enjoy the activities the board has planned. 


Allegra Sasser

Krystalyn Llanes,

Administrative Director

Hola familia! I’m a second year Economic and Accounting major. This year I am LBA’s Administrative Director. I’m looking forward to serving LBA and further growing my leadership and communication skills. In the future I intend to work as a certified public accountant.

Joshua Gonzalez,

Financial Director

Hello! I am a 4th year economics major interested in pursuing a career in Financial Management. I aim to gain experience handling finances for our organization as well as connect with lots of professionals to widen my network. I enjoy going to live shows/concerts, playing video games, and exploring the world around us. I hope to make a ton of great memories with LBA this year and meet new friends along the way!

Cristina Diaz,

Community Service Director

I’m a queer Chicana from the Bay Area more specifically Richmond. My major is Chemistry with a minor in math & science education. I love drinking craft beers, dancing, going on runs and petting any dog that walks by. You can always catch me studying, working or napping. I’m excited to be a part of LBA and provide community service opportunities for our members!

Gerardo Labrada,

Social Director

Hello, I am a third-year Global Studies Major pursuing a career in food systems and international trade. I self identify as a Queer Person of Color. I love to travel and excursion, Hence why I am so passionate about Global Studies. As a person who values fostering meaningful relationships, I find it incredibly fulfilling to be the social director since it allows me to create a fun and safe sense of community for our members.

Esmeralda Oropeza,

External Relations Director 

Hi! My name is Esmeralda Oropeza and I am a second year Communication major with a minor in Production & Design. I am interested in pursuing a career in the Fashion Industry. I enjoy thrift shopping, going to concerts, traveling, and dancing. I hope to connect with our members and help them discover their true passions & possible career paths.

Nicholas Guardado, 

Fundraising Director

I am the fundraising director for LBA this year, I grew up in Northeast Los Angeles. I am 2nd year global studies major double with geography. I love to play soccer, video games, and listen to music.

Sandra Perez,

ULSA Representative

Hi! I am a second year Political Science major from Los Angeles. My goals for this year is to make sure you all have a great time with LBA, and to get to know each and every one of you. I would also try my best to make LBA feel like a second home for you all, I'm excited for what the year has to bring for all of us. For my future goals I aspire to go to law school and become a Civil Rights attorney. I want to help people fight the injustice that continuously happens around our society .

Jose Jimenez,

ULSA Representative

Hello! I am best known as Danny a 3rd year Sociology major and I will be one of your fellow ULSA reps. I more than excited to be part of LBA and look forward to helping this group develop as young professionals of the future. I am currently an Intern for UCSB Event Management and Protocol  and look forward to applying the skills that I have aquired and sharing them with you all.  I believe this year will be the most fun yet and I cant wait to part of this amazing family. 

Keary Mendoza,

Recruitment Director

Hello! I am a first generation college student from Los Angeles, South Central studying Communications. I am excited to continue to grow with LBA and also help others grow. I believe it is important to pass on the knowledge you have learned and empower others. I plan on using the platform that LBA has given me as Recruitment/Mentorship Director to carry out my passion for helping others and amplify LBA's sense of Familia. We are all each others helping hands! 

Justin Zuñiga,

Marketing Director

Bienvenidos! I'm a third year transfer student from Los Angeles. I'm at USCB to major in Film and Media Studies to one day work in the film industry, of course making movies. I've worked in many live theatre performances and a few photography jobs. I joined LBA because I appreciate what they have to offer for their members and community. I wanted to show my support by taking on this position and doing the best if my abilities .