Associated Students California Lutheran University Government

Executive Cabinet Officers



Nick Steinwender '19

ASCLU President
(805) 493-3462
Office Hours: Monday 1PM - 2PM, Tuesday 11:20AM - 12:20PM, Wednesday 1PM.- 2PM, Thursday 11:20AM - 12:20PM, Friday 1PM - 2PM

Hometown: Simi Valley, CA
Major: Business Administration
On-Campus Involvement: College Republicans President, Delta Sigma Pi
About: Nick is serving his second term as ASCLU President, after serving two terms as an ASCLU Senator. In addition to Nick's role serving as President of ASCLUG, he also represents the nearly 3,000 undergraduate students at Cal Lutheran on numerous boards and committees, including the Board of Regents. In his spare time, Nick enjoys politics, being outdoors, traveling, fishing, hunting, star-gazing, BBQing, and playing with his Black Labrador Retriever, Reagan.


Alexis Ghattas '19

ASCLU Senate Director
(805) 493-3462
Office Hours: Monday 1PM - 3:30PM, Tuesday 3:30PM - 5PM, Friday 9:30AM - 10:30AM

Hometown: Lancaster, CA
Major: Exercise Science
Minor: Religion
On-Campus Involvement: Exercise Science Club President, Muslim Student Alliance Treasurer
About: Alexis is a first generation college student pursuing a degree in Exercise Science in hopes to become a physical therapist with an emphasis in sports medicine. In her spare time, she loves going to the beach, hiking, traveling, playing with her dogs, and watching Marvel movies. She is very excited to serve as the ASCLU Senate Director for the 2018-2019 academic term so she can aid in the prosperity of Cal Lutheran and those who attend.


Heather Hooker '19

ASCLU Programs Board Director
(805) 493-3462
Office Hours:Spring Semester Hours TBD

Hometown: Corona, CA
Major: Marketing Communication
On-Campus Involvement: Presidential Host Lead, Peer Advisor, PRSSA
About: Hi! I'm Heather Hooker and I am honored the role of Programs Board Director since the events on campus here have truly made my experience memorable. I hope to bring bigger, new events on to campus this year. Additionally, as an Executive Cabinet Member, I would hope to bring more transparency and communication between the student body and student government. When I'm not running from activity to activity, I like to enjoy a mocha and a good 80's romantic comedy movie!


Nia Velez '19

ASCLU Finance Director
(805) 493-3462
Office Hours: Tuesday 11:30AM - 2PM, Thursday 11:30AM - 2PM

Hometown: Simi Valley, CA
Major: Accounting
On-Campus Involvement: Accounting Association Vice President, Delta Sigma Pi, former Student Life Intern
About: Nia is a Senior pursuing her degree in Accounting, with hopes of beginning her career in the public sector. She believes that choosing to get involved on campus has been one of her best decisions, and encourages others to do the same. In her free time, Nia enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, hiking, and eating icec cream.


Amanda Souza '19

ASCLU Relations Director
(805) 493-3462
Office Hours: Tuesday 12PM - 3PM, Friday 12PM - 2PM

Hometown: Moorpark, CA
Major: Communication with an Emphasis in Advertising/Public Relations
On-Campus Involvement: Student Ambassador, Undergraduate Admissions Associate, Treasurer of PRSSA, Club Officer of Happiness Club, Studied Abroad at Oxford University
About: One of Amanda's favorite things about Cal Lutheran is how easy it is to get involved! In addition to serving on ASCLUG for three years, she has performed in three thetre arts productions, sang in the Cal Lutheran Women's Chorale, and currently works in the Undergraduate Admissions Office managing the tour guide program. When she's not on campus, Amanda enjoys attending live theatre performances and traveling to new places all around the world.


Andrea Treptow

Executive Cabinet Advisor
(805) 493-3304