Associated Students California Lutheran University Government

Programs Board Roster


Melanie Masson '24

ASCLU Programs Board Director  
Office Hours: T: 8:00am-10:00am, Th: 8:30am-9:30am, F: 10:30am-12:30pm

Hometown: Newbury Park, CA
Major: Mathematics

On-Campus Involvement: ASCLUG

About: Melanie is so excited to serve the students of CLU in the position of Programs Board Director! This will be her third year at CLU and her third year of being a part of ASCLU-G. In her free time, she is either coaching a local high school's girls basketball team, scrolling on social media, or petting a dog. In the future, Melanie hopes to teach high school mathematics and continue with coaching as well as being a student government advisor. Her favorite drink at Starbucks is an iced skinny vanilla latte with oatmilk.


Randy Martinez '24

Programs Board Recorder

Hometown: Oxnard, CA
Major: Business Administration - Emphasis in Management

On-Campus Involvement: Vice President of PRSSA, AmeriCorps Fellow, Delta Sigma Pi

About:This year, Randy will head into his third year at CLU. He is excited to continue being a part of ASCLUG, as he has served as Program’s Board Recorder for two years. In his free time, Randy enjoys watching movies and spending time with family.


Mikayla Galaviz '23

ASCLU Senior Representative
Office Hour: Wednesday 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Hometown: Lancaster, CA
Major: Communications - Emphasis in Journalism

On-Campus Involvement: Peer Advisor, Presidential Host, and Features Editor for the Echo

About:Mikayla is excited to finish off her time at CLU with a bang, and is even more excited to bring their ideas to life for students. Her main goal while at CLU is to get more involved with the surrounding community, and to bring people with big influence to our small school. When she isn’t writing articles, procrastinating on homework, or stuffing bears at Build a Bear, Mikayla is in LA at a concert, a red carpet premiere, or trying to find their favorite celebrities. Don’t hesitate to reach out if there’s anyone you’d like to see on campus!


Alexandra Infante '23

ASCLU Senior Representative
Office Hour: Wednesday 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Hometown: Stockton, CA
Major: Criminal Justice
Minor: Spanish

On-Campus Involvement: Student Worker, Honors Program, CJSA, LASO

About:Alexandra is a senior Programs Board representative and this will be her third year on the board! She is very excited to plan events for the new school year while patiently awaiting updates on season three of Bridgerton


Nicolina Ranieri '23

ASCLU Senior Representative
Office Hour: Wednesday 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Hometown: Glendale, CA
Major: Biology

On-Campus Involvement: Student worker in the School of Managment

About:This is Nicolina's final year here at Cal Lutheran and she is ready to return to make it the best year yet! She is a returning member of ASCLUG and she can't wait to help create the best memories for her fellow students once again. In her free time, you'll find Nicolina at the beach, out with her friends, watching movies, and traveling.


Lavleen Sandhu

ASCLU Senior Representative
Office Hour: Tuesday 10:00am - 11:00am

Hometown: Madera, CA
Major: Exercise Science - Emphasis in Health Professions

On-Campus Involvement: Undergraduate Student Researcher, Peer Advisor, Exercise Science Club

About:As she heads into her final year at Cal Lutheran, Lavleen is excited to be apart of ASCLUG for her third year. Her main goal while at CLU is to make students feel like they are apart of a community while making sure their voices are heard. She can't wait to put on new events, so students can have a memorable college experience! Outside of school, Lavleen works, enjoys spending time quality time with her friends, traveling to new places, and finding new adventures.


Diala Bdour '24

ASCLU Junior Representative
Office Hour: Tuesday 10:00am - 11:00am

Hometown: Chico, CA
Major: Biology & Sociology

On-Campus Involvement: AmeriCorps Fellow, President of Muslim Student Alliance, and Peer Advisor

About:Diala is double majoring in biology and sociology. Previously, she was a part of Senate and wanted to try out Programs Board this year.


Giselle Bonilla '24

ASCLU Junior Representative
Office Hour: Tuesday 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Hometown: Santa Ana, CA
Major: Psychology
Minor: Spanish

On-Campus Involvement:Lacrosse

About: Giselle likes to spend time getting to know others and loves a good story. Utilizing her characteristics such as drive, motivation, and teamwork leads Giselle to accomplish her goals. She can always find a reason to smile despite the obstacles that may get in her way.


Natalie Miller '24

ASCLU Junior Representative
Office Hour: Tuesday 11:00am - 12:00pm

Hometown: Seatle, WA
Major: Environmental Science & Business Administration

On-Campus Involvement: Delta Sigma Pi, Club Soccer, CLU TV Technician, University Honors Program

About:Natalie is looking forward to her third year at CLU, and her first year in Programs Board! She is a double major in Environmental Science and Business Administration, and enjoys hiking, spending time with her friends, and exploring the city in her hometown, Seattle, Washington. Natalie is hoping to plan new and exciting events that bring together our campus community, and she can’t wait to get started!



ASCLU Junior Representative
Office Hour: TBD


On-Campus Involvement: 



Emma Goldberg '25

ASCLU Sophomore Representative
Office Hour: Wednesday 11:00am - 12:00pm

Hometown: Thousand Oaks, CA

Major: Exercise Science

About:Emma is currently a sophomore and is planning on attending nursing school after her years at Cal Lu. She is an exercise science major and is planning to use this knowledge for nursing. She works two jobs at Underwood Family Farms and Mediterraneo restaurant in Westlake Village. She has three dogs, loves iced matcha with soy milk and sweet cream foam, and getting her nails done. She is a commuter and has lived in Thousand Oaks her whole life. Emma is very excited for PB this year and can’t wait to get to know the new reps!


Hoyeung Law '25

ASCLU Sophomore Representative
Office Hour: Friday 2:30pm - 3:30pm

Hometown: Shanghai, China
Major: Psychology - Emphasis in Business Organizations and Applications

On-Campus Involvement: LLC Resident Assistant and Model UN

About: Hoyeung Law is starting his second year on the program board. He looks forward to planning and organizing events that tailor to the student body's preferences. During Hoyeung Law's free time, you will find Hoyeung hanging out with his friends, watching movies, and traveling.


Sara Topliff '25

ASCLU Sophomore Representative
Office Hour: Wednesday 10:30am - 11:30pm

Hometown: Palm Springs, CA
Major: Communications - Emphasis in Advertising

About:Sara is a second year student at California Lutheran University. She is a communications major with an emphasis in advertising and public relations and she is minoring in gender and women's studies. During her free time, she enjoys attending concerts and music festivals, going to the beach with friends, and going to Disneyland with her sister. Sara enjoys being a member on Programs Board and hopes to meet more people throughout the school year.


Julianna Valderas

ASCLU Sophomore Representative
Office Hour: Tuesday 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Hometown: Studio City, CA
Major: Biology
Public Health

On-Campus Involvement: Athletic Event Staff

About: Beginning her second year, pursuing a major in Biology with a minor in Public Health, Julianna aspires to become a Pediatric Physician. She is excited to start off her first year on the ASCLU Programs Board. Julianna is looking forward to contributing and promoting events at Cal Lu alongside her Programs Board peers. On her free time, she loves going to the beach, hiking, shopping, and spending time with friends and family.


Abby Blom '26

ASCLU Freshman Representative
Office Hour: Wednesday 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Hometown: Parker, CO
Major: Sports Management

On-Campus Involvement: Business of Sports Club and Intern for CLU Hockey Team

About: Abby is excited to be a member of Programs Board for her first year at CLU. She looks forward to making a positive impact on campus. In her free time Abby enjoys hiking, baking, and going to the gym. She also loves sports, traveling, and spending time with friends and family. She is always down to go to a game, talk sports, or go on an adventure. If you ever ask her a question about the Colorado Avalanche, she will probably know the answer. When you see her around campus don’t be afraid to stop and say “hi”!


Riley Herbert

ASCLU Freshman Representative
Office Hour: Monday 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Hometown: Simi Valley, CA
Major: Political Science & Technical Theater 
Legal Studies

On-Campus Involvement: Vice President of Pre-Law Society, Model United Nations, Assistant Stage Manager for the Theatre Department

About: Riley is a first-year student majoring in Political Science and Technical Theatre, and minoring in Legal Studies. She has High School experience leading clubs, planning events, and speaking. She's passionate about cultivating a community here at Cal Lu dedicated to learning, growing, and fun!


Abby Lockmann '26

ASCLU Freshman Representative
Office Hour: Wednesday 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Hometown: Agoura Hilla, CA
Major: Biology - Emphasis in Pre-Med

On-Campus Involvement: Softball

About: This is Abby's first year at CLU and her first year on Program's Board! She looks forward to ensuring this year is unforgettable for everyone. Alongside pursuing a Biology degree on a pre-med track, Abby also plays softball for Cal Lu. Outside of school, Abby loves going out with friends, listening to music, traveling, and going to concerts!



ASCLU Freshman Representative
Office Hour: TBD


On-Campus Involvement:



Jonathan Leon '23

ASCLU Commuter Representative
Office Hour: Tuesday 11:00am - 12:00pm

Hometown: Camarillo, CA
Major: Sociology & Spanish

On-Campus Involvement: Peer Advisor Lead, University Honors Program Student Program Coordinator, Current Sociology DA, Co-President of AKD Sociology Club, Found Member of Languages and Cultures Club

About:As he heads into his final year at Cal Lutheran, Jonathan is excited for this new journey as the Commuter Representative for the ASCLU Programs Board. Since his first year at CLU, Jonathan has been heavily involved in Student Life. Having been a Peer Advisor for two years, and now Peer Advisor Lead, Jonathan is excited to lend the skills he has developed and learned to the ASCLU Programs Board. During his free time, Jonathan loves going out with friends, scrolling through TikTok, and listening to music. He also likes meeting new people so, don't be afraid to say hi if you see him around campus! :)


Yassine Kefi '25

ASCLU International Representative
Office Hour: Thursday 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Hometown: Kairouan, Tunisia
Major: Chemistry
Minor: French

On-Campus Involvement: California Lutheran Rotaract Club

About:Yassine is a multilingual international student from Tunisia who speaks up to three languages besides English including Arabic, French, and Spanish. He is a freshman at California Lutheran University. He has been playing the piano since he was seven years old and he loves swimming and diving. Yassine has been part of the Interact club back in his hometown which is a Rotary-sponsored club and now he's pursuing his love for community service with the Rotaract club in Cal Lutheran. Yassine's favorite way of meditation and relief from school stress is to hit the piano studios and play some of his favorite melodies. He always lets out his creativity in film making and video editing and posting them on his social media pages.


Jade Rodgers '23

ASCLU Transfer Representative
Office Hour: Wednesday 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Hometown: Orange County, CA
Major: Pyschology

On-Campus Involvement: HER Campus

About:Jade is currently a junior level transfer student, who enjoys reading, traveling, shopping, and watching foreign films. You can often find her off-campus at The Oaks Mall, the library, or in the student union. She is very much looking forward to meeting with all of you!


Brianna Marroquin

ASCLU Programs Board Advisor
Student Engagement Coordinator
Student Life

Hometown:Glendale, CA

About: Brianna Marroquin recently graduated from University of Southern California Rossier School of Education majoring in postsecondary administration and student affairs. Prior to that, she attended CSU Channel Islands as a major in communications and graduated with her father with the same degree. She has experience in working in student services as a RA and student assistant to help students during their academic journey. Besides that she enjoys playing soccer, watching sunsets at the beach, and paint or read for enjoyment.