2020-2021 executive board


aaron rivera

I am a 4th year Management and Business Economics major with a minor in the Global Arts Study Program. Besides Delta Sigma Pi, I am also the director of a dance team on campus, Hip Hop Movement, and I am also a student assistant for the Students First Center. I was initiated in the Zeta class in fall 2018, and since then I have held the positions of Vice President of Professional Activities, Senior Vice President, and currently President. On my free time I like to focus on arts such as dancing, singing, and drawing.My favorite DSP memory would be when me and 21other brothers did a road trip to Portland, Oregon for or regional Delta Sigma Pi conference. In the future i want to work in Management or law.

senior vice president

ernie pruneda

hello everyone, I am a 4th year MBE MAJOR with a political science minor and I’m serving as Senior Vice President for DSP, I’ve also been a part of the Marketing club which helps members by exposing them to different software and programs as well as networking. I currently work as a learning assistant in the Center for Educational Partnerships where I help hS students with SCHOOL WORK and AM ABLE TO SUPPORT THEM. my hobbies include  playing  soccer and volleyball, and playing video games. I also like to go out with my friends and just vibe. MY FAV DSP MEMORY IS MY RECRUITMENT/PLEDGING PROCESS, I LEARNED MORE ABOUT DSP AND CONNECTED WITH MY P-BROS. i WANT TO WORK IN THE MARKETING REALM OF BUSINESS, MAYBE BECOME A MARKET RESEARCH ANALYST IN THE FUTURE TO GROW PROFESSIONALLY.


luis cardenas

Hello! My name is Luis I’m currently a senior and expecTED to graduate in Spring 2021. I am part of the ETA class and got initiated in Spring 2019. Last academic year, I took the role of Vice President of Finance for our Chapter, and I currently serve as the Chancellor for our Chapter and looking forward for this semester. In my free time, I enjoy getting coffee, boba and food. I also enjoy doing outdoor activities such as hiking, amusement parks or even a simple walk. MY Favorite DSP memory IS Going to Portland, Oregon with my bros. my Career aspiration is to get into retail management or a career related to finance like accounting.

vice president of pledge education

teresa truong

Hey everyone! My name is Teresa Truong and I am a 3rd year Management and Business Economics student from San Francisco. I joined Delta Sigma Pi in my second semester in ucm, part of the Eta Class. i serve as Vice President of Pledge Education, I have previously held positions like Public Relations Chair and Webmaster. This summer, I worked as an Orientation Leader where I was able to meet incoming students. During one of our orientation webinars, I spoke about my personal college experience to 300+ people. in my free time, i listen to music and watch Netflix. My favorite DSP memory was going on my first retreat because I was able to bond with my brothers and capture the moments we had there. my Career goal is to work in the marketing industry.

vice president of finance 

Gisell Gonzalez

I’m a 4th year Management and Business Economics major with a minor in Psychology.  During my time at uc merced I came across Delta Sigma Pi and joined the Iota class. While attending school I used to be a Lead at Rockin Jump Trampoline Park but I now work at Hobby Lobby.During my time at UCMerced I came across Delta Sigma Pi and joined the Iota class spring 2020. I currently hold the position as VP of Finance for our chapter. During my free time I like to watch movies, play video games, and run. My favorite DSP memory is the Big and Little reveal because it was a special and exciting experience for my big and i. I am lucky to have him as my Big. My future career interest is to work in finance or management. I am considering becoming a financial accountant or going into management for a retail company.

vice president of chapter operations

julian reyes-cruz 

Hello, my name is Julian Reyes-Cruz and I’m a proud Deltasig. I am a 3rd year mbe student. I was initiated in spring 2019. I currently serve as the Vice President of Chapter Operations and Social Chair. in spring 2020, I served as the Vp of Pledge Education for the Iota class.  I now serve as the Professional Fraternity Council’s Vice President of Outreach. I am from Burbank, CA in the San Fernando Valley. In my free time, I listen to music, hang out with friends, and go on Dutch Bro runs. My favorite Dsp memory is attending a LEAD School conference in Oregon. Traveling by car for 12 hours made for great bonding and an unforgettable road trip. At LEAD I got to attend professional workshops that furthered my personal and professional development. I want to pursue a career in management either as an Industrial Production Manager or Industrial Relations Specialist. 

vice president of professional activities

angel pivaral 

HELLO everyone, i’m angel pivaral and i graduate in May 2021, i’m from the Theta Class, currently serve as the Vice President of Professional Activities, during my free time, i like to game. my Favorite DSP memory are Dinners after chapters. my Career aspirations is to go work in Either finance or Marketing

vice president of community service

magali torres 

Hello everyone! I’m a 3rd year MBE major. I’m part of the Iota class from Spring 2020 and I served as my pledge class President. Now, as a brother, I currently serve as VP of Community Service. in May I was selected for the California Hispanic Chamber of Commerce’s 2020 caps Cohort. Our Cohort will be presenting our research in October of this year at their first Virtual Statewide Convention. this Summer I served as a Reading Coach as well as become a Merced County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Ambassador. This Fall, I will be continuing my research with the CHCC, working with professor gray on research, and also working as Lead Intern for pals and of course, planning events for our chapter to give back to our community virtually. on my free time I paint and eat out with friends and family. My favorite DSP memory was learning about everyone’s favorite songs for a recruitment social! I want to pursue a career as the Director of Community Relations within an org, to give back through philanthropic work.

vice president of scholarship and awards

laura cabrera

I’m a 3rd year at UC Merced, studying Management and Business Economics and minoring in Political Science. Other than serving as vpsa and webmaster for dsp, I am also involved in the Marketing Club, ASUCM-CAB, and work at the UC Merced- Students First Center and the UC Merced-Small Business Development Center. In my free time, I create Spotify playlists and work on my personal portfolio/website. my Favorite DSP memory is Spring Retreat 2020, I loved bonding with my brothers. I want to work in the entertainment or music business industry, I would like to network and work my way up to ideally do management. I envision myself creating merch for artists/organizations or being a publicist, I would really want to improve my graphic design and marketing skills in a team before taking a role in management. I want to eventually work under Sony Music, Universal Music Group or Live Nation..

vice president of alumni relations

fernando canseco

Hello everyone, my name is Fernando Canseco, I am from Los Angeles and came to Merced to pursue a degree in Management and Business Economics. I am part of the Theta class who pledged in Fall 2019 and currently serve as VP of Alumni Relations for Delta Sigma Pi. In the past Ive been involved in Summer Bridge Leadership at UC Merced, which is a program that helps incoming high school students transition to college. In my free time I like to stay active by playing soccer, going on a hike, or running. I enjoy watching horror movies and getting ice cream. My favorite DSP memory is my pledging process. I learned a lot about DSP and connected with my Pbros. In the future, I want to get into either accounting or Marketing, in the sports/entertainment industries.