Meet The Executive Board
My name is Audrey Fields, and I am your 2022-23 Vice President. I am a senior in the College of ACES with a major in Animal Sciences - Pre-Veterinary Concentration with a minor in Business. Next year, I will work towards my Masters before heading off to Veterinary School. In addition to my role through Phi Eta Sigma, I am also an Animal Science Ambassador, the New Member Educator for the Association of Technology in Medicine, and a member of the Pre-Vet Club, Alpha Zeta Morrow Chapter, Companion Animals Club, and 4Paws for Ability here on campus. In addition to participating in RSOs, I teach as a Red Cross Instructor through the Risk Management department at the Campus Rec and work at the UIUC Horse Research Farm. In my free time, you will find me at the gym or in the kitchen, baking or exercising my stress out. I am very excited to be your 2022-23 Vice President for Phi Eta Sigma, and I hope to serve you well.
Hi Everyone! My name is Catherine Cabrera, and I’m a senior majoring in Molecular and Cellular Biology Honors with a minor in Creative Writing. I am also involved in the James Scholar program, Mentors in Medicine, The Education Justice Project, and ProjectRead. In my free time, I enjoy water skiing, playing beach volleyball, and fishing. This year, I’m excited to see what Phi Eta Sigma can accomplish!
Social Media Coordinator
Hi! My name is Elmira and I am a senior majoring in Psychology with a concentration in Clinical/Community. In addition to Phi Eta Sigma, I am also involved in AMSA (American Medical Student Association), GMT (Global Medical Training), and SJP (Students for Justice in Palestine). Additionally, I am part of the Cognitive Neuroimaging Lab. In my free time, I enjoy traveling, working out, and volunteering. I am excited for the year and my role as treasurer for PES.
Hi my name is Taylor Yen and I’m a Senior majoring in Industrial Organizational psychology with a minor in business and leadership studies. At the University of Illinois I’m involved in several clubs such as Undergraduate Psychology Association, Human Resources and Psychology Organization, Undergraduate Society of Human Resource Management, and Her Campus. In my free time I like to travel around the world, workout, try out different foods/cuisines, and I love to experiment with makeup products and fashion. I look forward to serving as this year's Social Media Coordinator and can’t wait to meet everyone in person!
Service and Philanthropy Committee Chair
Hey everyone, my name is Matthew Kim and I'm majoring in Integrative Biology! At UIUC, I'm a member of the Asian American Association and I'm also involved in two research positions that study female reproductive health and the behavior of pollinators. In my free time, I enjoy traveling, hiking, hanging out with friends, and doing crafts. I'm excited to see you guys at the social events that we have planned this year! If you have any social event ideas or questions please feel free to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
My name is Maria Tenuta and I am a senior in Interdisciplinary Health Science. Upon graduation I hope to attain a master's in Public Health. In my free time I enjoy reading, going on walks, and spending time with my family and friends.
Hi, my name is Jordyn Mecher and I will be a senior within the college of LAS as a Political Science major with a minor in History. Outside of PES, I'm a campaign intern for the US House representative from Illinois' 3rd congressional district and also work as a research intern for a professor in the department of Political Science. In my free time, I enjoy reading, bike riding, and painting! I have worked for my family's business for 4 years along with working for Aldi for the last year. I'm super excited to begin another great year of giving back to the Champaign-Urbana community through the Service and Philanthropy committee of PES! If you have any questions, comments, ideas, or concerns, please feel free to reach out.
Professional Development and Scholastic Committee Chair
Social Committee Chair
Hi my name is Katy Flannery and I'm involved in a club on campus called the American Medical Women's Association (AMWA). In the summers I work at Target and I love polar bears
My name is Anahi Rodriguez and I am currently a rising senior studying econometrics and political science. This will be my second year working with the PES board. Last year, I was part of the social committee where I helped plan many fun get-togethers such as pumpkin carving and arts & crafts night. This school-year I will be PES's secretary.
My hobbies include playing tennis, crafting, keeping up with the news, gardening, and statistics.
I'm currently interested in the civic tech space and hope to one day work as a data scientist working to influence public policies!