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Associated Student Union


Officers & Commissioners




Erica Martel


Serves as Chair of the Executive Council and is the liaison between the administration and students. Attends the Institutional Effectiveness Council, Student Affairs Committee, and the Region 7 meetings.


Daniel Rabaso


Presides at meetings of Executive Council in absence of the President. Chairs the Inter Club Council meetings on Thursdays at 1:00 pm in Campus Center 104. Acts as a liaison between Executive Council and ICC.


Araksya Nordikyan


Represents the ASU in all financial matters concerning student funds.  Maintains a record of the budget and give a brief report or summary of budget expenditures.  Chairs the Finance Committee Meetings.



Serves as the official reference for the Executive Council with regards to the rules of order during meetings. Becomes familiar with the ASU constitution and bylaws as well as Parliamentary Procedure and Robert’s Rules of Order.

Chief Justice

Massimo Menegaz


Investigates inappropriate behavior of Executive Council and Inter Club Council Members.



Writes and maintains records of the ICC and the Executive Council meetings, answers all incoming questions, answers phone and performs general office duties.

ICC Senate Representative


Elected by a majority of the ICC.  Attends both the ICC and the Executive Council Meetings each week and acts as the liaison between the Executive Council and the ICC.

Commissioner of Athletics 


Informs the Executive Council of all upcoming athletic events and team activities.  Works to organize campus and intercampus events.  Organizes and plans Homecoming and Spring Games. 

Commissioner of Campus and Environmental Affairs 


Helps develop programs that would promote awareness of the campus environment.  Is responsible for keeping current information about environmental issues.  Actively promotes campus recycling and clean-ups.

Commissioner of Ethnic and Cultural Affairs  


Serves as a liaison between the Executive Council and the special interests groups on campus.  Responsible for organizing and planning the following events:  Latino Heritage Celebration, Black Heritage Celebration and Armenian Heritage Celebration.

Commissioner of Evening Division  

David Flores


Acts as the liaison between the Executive Council and evening division students at LAVC and represents the interests and needs of evening students.  Maintains and promotes the textbook exchange boards

Commissioner of Fine Arts 

Mario Zelaya


Informs the Executive Council of upcoming fine arts events on campus and in the community and be responsible for coordinating the annual International Fine Arts Festival.

Commissioner of Political Affairs 

Saleem Moinuddin


 Is responsible for planning and overseeing student body elections.  Chairs the Lobbying Committee Meetings.

Commissioner of Public Relations   

Lloyd Lee


Assists other commissioners and members of the ICC with publicizing any approved events or functions.  Responsible for overseeing the creation of all event flyers.  Maintains the ASU webpage and brochure. 

Commissioner of Student and Social Affairs

Zoe Atkins


Works to increase awareness of cultural diversity, creates an atmosphere of social awareness and promotes ASU sponsored events.  Responsible for coordinating the Dean's Reception and Commencement. 

Dr. Elizabeth Negrete

Associate Dean

Student Life/Title IX Coordinator

Dr. Elizabeth Negrete


Student Services Center 210