Meet the Ambassadors

Olivia Becker '21
Hometown: Fort Collins, CO
Major: Psychology
On-Campus Involvement: Cross Country, Track, Choir, Undergraduate Admissions Student Worker, SEEd Garden Worker, University Honors Program, Circle K Club, Adventure Club
Study Abroad: Granada, Spain in Spring 2019
About: Olivia came to Cal Lutheran to experience living somewhere new and fell in love with the school! She enjoys staying involved in campus activities and running around Thousand Oaks. She hopes to use her degree to work in a school as a counselor or English as a Second Language teacher, eventually becoming a principal.
Laura Brasil '20
Hometown: Manteca, CA
Major: Business Administration
On-Campus Involvement: SPC and Multicultural Club
Study Abroad: San Jose, Coasta Rica in Spring 2018
About: Laura is a first generation college student interested in furthering her education in Business. She plans to attend graudate school and look for a career in Human Resources or Student Affairs. In addition to school and clubs, Laura enjoys working, spending time with friends, the beach, and playing music with her Portuguese band.
Vianca Castaneda-Correa ’19
Hometown: Atwater, California
Major: Communication and Psychology
On Campus Involvement: Programs Board, Peer Advisor, McNair Scholar
About: Vianca is a Communication and Psychology double major from Atwater, California. She is the first person in her family to attend Cal Lutheran. In her spare time, Vianca enjoys walking, hanging out with friends and travel.
Azubah Collins '21

Hometown: Ventura, CA
Major: Business Administration
Minor: Psychology
On Campus Involvement: ASCLUG Programs Board Sophomore Representative, Undergraduate President of PIHRA, Student Assistant for Office of Financial Aid
About: Azubah is a sophomore majoring in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management and minor in Psychology. After college she plans to work in the field of Human Resources. She hopes to use her skills and talents to change people's lives for the better. Outside of academics, Azubah's interests include cooking, hiking, and spending time with her husky, Hap.

Amy Craig '20
Hometown: Oakdale, CA
Major: Marketing Communications
Minor: Dance
On-Campus Involvement: Co-Captain of CLU Dance Team, Vice-President of the American Marketing Association, SEEd Garden Volunteer
About: Amy loves being involved at Cal Lutheran. She is passionate about helping others, and about dance. In her free time, Amy enjoys dancing, hiking and being with friends and family.
Kleya Dhenin '21
Hometown: Ashland, OR
Major: Political Science and Sociology
Minor: Women's Studies and Philosophy
On-Campus Involvement: Senate Recorder for ASCLUG, President of AAUW, College Democrats, Co-Chair of Political Science Society, PRIDE, Career Services Student Assistant, Intern for Culture and Inclusion
About: Kleya is a second year student at Cal Lutheran. When she isn't in class or studying, she can be found reading feminist theory, catching up on the latest episode of Grey's Anatomy, or at her internships with the Katie Hill for Congress campaign and NARAL Pro-Choice America. After graduation, Kleya aspires to work for the United Nations or an NGO to combat conflict related to gender and sexual violence.
Bradley Edens '19
Hometown: Santa Maria, CA
Major: Criminal Justice
Minor: Business Administration
On Campus Involvement: Grace Hall Senior RA, Criminal Justice DA, President of the Criminal Justice Student Association
About: Born and raised in Santa Maria, Brad is a senior pursuing a degree in Criminal Justice with hopes of a career in law enforcement or public service. In addition to being involved in various activities on campus, Brad enjoys camping, hiking, barbecuing and leading a middle school youth group.
Alyssa Gee '20
Hometown: Glendora, CA
Major: Marketing Communications
Minor: Multimedia
On-Campus Involvement: Marketing Office Student Worker
About: Alyssa is a junior majoring in Marketing Communications. After college, she plans to work with a university marketing department, encouraging students to continue their education. In her free time, Alyssa enjoys playing beach sports, going to the gym and spending time with her friends.
Stephanie Figueroa ’20
Hometown: North Hollywood, CA
Major: Communications, with an emphasis in Film & TV Production
Minor: Multimedia
On-Campus Involvement: Peer Advisor, Student Life Marketing Intern, ASCLUG Junior Senator, University Honors Program, McNair Scholar, TV & Cinema Production Club
About: Stephanie is a first generation student and plans to work for the entertainment industry in the future. Over the summer, she completed a research project involving viewers perceptions of homosexuality in television and has presented her work at the 2018 National McNair Conference at UCLA. In her free time, she loves to volunteer and give back to the community.
Sheridan Hall '19
Hometown: Simi Valley, CA
Major: Interdisciplinary Educational Studies
Minor: Spanish
On-Camp Involvement: Dance Team member, MyGenMyFight President, Club Teach Senior Representative
About: Sheridan is a senior pursuing a degree in Interdisciplinary Educational Studies with hopes of becoming an elementary school teacher. In addition to being involved in various activities at CLU, she enjoys dancing, sunshine, and leading a middle school youth group. She has a passion for working with children and spends 3 days a week student teaching which has led to her becoming a Campus Supervisor at a local elementary school. Sheridan is beyond excited to share her love for CLU with members of the community.
Garrett Mueller '21
Hometown: Palm Desert, CA
Major: Political Science with an emphasis on Law & Public Policy
On-Campus Involvement: Student Program Coordinator for the Sarah W. Heath Center for Equality & Justice, Student Program Assistant for the McNair Scholars Program, ASCLU Sophomore Senator, Equity Leadership Council Undergraduate Delegate, University Honors Program
About: Jumping right in from the start, Garrett is passionate about enhancing one’s college experience and assuming leadership roles within the campus community. After graduation, he hopes to utilize the skills he’s acquired and pursue a career in Higher Education and Student Affairs. If not on campus, Garrett enjoys exploring local coffee shops, keeping up with politics, and venturing to music festivals.
Victoria Rose Meek '20

Hometown: Coronado, CA
Major: Criminal Justice and Criminology with an emphasis in Law & Criminal Behavior
Minor: Psychology
On-Campus Involvement: CLU Women’s Water Polo, Criminal Justice Student Association Club Ambassador, Leadership Team for Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Young Republicans Club, President of the Line Dance Club
About: Victoria Rose is a junior at Cal Lutheran studying Criminal Justice and Psychology with the hopes of possibly entering a career in the Behavioral Analysis field of the Air Force or FBI. She is very involved on campus and loves dance, water polo, country music, and helping others. Growing up in a military family, Victoria Rose has moved around a lot, but is able to call Cal Lutheran her home for the next few years.

Rashelle Rew '20

Hometown: Orangevale, CA
Major: Political Science with an emphasis in International Relations
On Campus Involvement: Model United Nations, Lord of Life, Pre-Law Society
Study Abroad: Sweden, Spring 2019
About: Rashelle is a junior at California Lutheran University and is originally from the Sacramento Valley. She is very involved in the on-campus Model United Nations team, traveling to places such as Harvard and University of Pennsylvania. Her favorite activity is to do service for her surrounding community through different organizations such as Rotary. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out at the beach or adventuring to new areas.

Krystal Rhaburn '19

Hometown: Norwalk, CA
Major: Communication with an emphassis in Public Relations
Minor: Spanish
On-Campus Involvement: ASCLUG, Center for Nonprofit Leadership Intern, Presidential Host, President of Public Relations Student Society of America, Echo Distribution and Promotions Manager
Study Abroad: Spring 2018 - Australia
About:  Krystal is a first-generation student who has a strong love for Cal Lutheran. In her spare time, she competes in community-service based pageants, reads, cuddles with her Havanese named Kobie, and enjoys fitness activities. After finishing her undergraduate degree, Krystal wishes to obtain her Master's Degree in Organizational Leadership and work in nonprofit organizations such as the YMCA. She was a gymnast for eight years and on her high school's golf team. Krystal enjoys sports recreationally and coaches gymnastics over summers.  

Johanna Rose-Kamprath '19
Hometown: Scottsdale, AZ
Major: Interdisciplinary Educational Studies
Minor: Art
On Campus Involvement: Peer Advisor, Club Teach Secretary, Her Campus
About: As a legacy student, Johanna has an immense amount of pride and love for CLU. She is actively involved as the Secretary of CLU Club Teach and continuing to be a Student Ambassador of the University. She loves volunteering her time inside the classroom at local elementary schools as she pursues a career as an elementary teacher. Johanna continues to be actively involved with her church/church family back home in Arizona. In her free time, she loves to spend time with family and friends. 
Sana Shah '20
Hometown: Moorpark, CA
Major: Chemistry
Minor: Mathematics
On-Campus Involvement: Alumni and Family Relations Student Worker, President of the Muslim Students Alliance(MSA), Campus Ministry Student Representative, Multicultural Volunteer, International Peer Mentor, Chemistry Club
About: Sana is a junior chemistry major who hopes to use her degree to work in the environmental field. She loves getting involved on campus, from taking on leadership positions in the University's Campus Minisitries, to volunteering and giving back to the community as a Sunday School Teacher. In her free-time, Sana loves spending time with her friends and family and cat, Simba.
Bailey Van Buren '19

Hometown: Santa Paula, CA
Major: History Pedagogy
On-Campus Involvement: Club Teach, Black Student Union, Her Campus, Student Support Services, History Club  
About: Bailey is a first generation college student studying History at Cal Lutheran. She has a passion for working with kids and helping others, which is why she plans to become an educator in the future. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, going to sporting events and photography. 

K'Yanna Wesley '19
Hometown: Woodbury, NJ
Major: Criminal Justice and Psychology
On-Campus Involvement: Cal Lutheran Dance Team, Black Student Union, Study Abroad Student Worker
About: An East Coast native, K'Yanna has been a dancer since she was two years old. She has traveled around the country with The Pulse on Tour, a Michael Jackson Tribute Tour and other dance related jobs and competitions. K'yanna hopes to attend law school after Cal Lutheran and eventually help children with special needs. In her spare time, she likes to travel, cook and hang out with friends.
Laura Willits '19
Hometown: Kirkland, WA
Major: Marketing Communications
On-Campus Involvement: Community Service Center Intern, Media Services Technician, Her Campus Editor, Founder of Happiness Club Cal Lutheran
About: Laura, rainy city born and raised, is living the dream in sunny Southern California. She has passion for technology and hopes that one day she'll be an innovator in the digital marketing field. In her spare time Laura loves to adventure, whether it's through hiking, rock climbing or exploring new places.
Ilana Zorin '19
Hometown: Tarzana, CA
Major: Sociology
On-Campus Involvement: CLU Hillel Vice President, Peer Advisor, Alpha Kappa Delta
About: Ilana is a junior at Cal Lutheran and hopes to attend law school after she graduates. Her favorite part about Cal Lutheran is meeting the first-year students that are assigned to her peer group every year. In her free time, Ilana loves to hike, rock climb, stargaze, go to the beach, watch soccer, and spend time with her friends. She also loves to travel the world in order to learn about different cultures and people.