Celebration of a Full Year of Leadership: Associated Students Banquet
John Quincy Adams once said, “If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, then you are a leader.”
The leaders of Associated Students gathered to celebrate this school year at Country Gardens Caterers in Santa Ana, California on May 16, 2014. President Jasmine Lee and Advisor Dave Okawa recognized the students’ hard work and success put into this organization. Besides students in the council, faculty members and family/friends attended this great night as well.
This year’s Associated Student Council.
Although they are hardworking, they also know how to have fun too!
This year’s Executive Board of Associated Students.
Executive President Jasmine Lee presenting awards with Vice President of Fiscal Affairs, Patipat Sttiworasagoon.
These students held no position in Associated Students, but were a great help to the council.
Chief of Staff Christine Barba accepting her award from President Jasmine Lee.
Vice President of Student Organizations Gyu Choi accepting his award from President Jasmine Lee.
Many people attending the banquet, including faculty, students, and their family and friends as guests.
Senator Jerry Martinez and Dana Ball accepting their awards for excelling in their positions.
Senator Angie Brito accepting her award from President Jasmine Lee.
Activities Coordinators Ivonne Orduno and Joseph Bashir accepting their awards.
Vice President of External Affairs Tiana Buttice accepting her award from President Jasmine Lee.
Vice President of Campus Activities Kelsey Vargas accepting her award from President Jasmine Lee.
Vice President of Fiscal Affairs Patipat Sttiworasagoon accepting his award from President Jasmine Lee.
Claudia Pena accepting her award from President Jasmine Lee.
Executive Secretary Michael Amaya-Veloz accepting his award from President Jasmine Lee.
Committee member Chelsea Holmes receiving her award from President Jasmine Lee.
President Bob Simpson with Jasmine Lee.
Vice President Karen Cant with Jasmine Lee.
International Students was recognized as Club of the Year, presented by Vice President of Student Organizations Gyu Choi.
Representatives of International Students attended the banquet to receive this award.
Associated Students would be nothing without Assistant Becky Rojas!
Advisor Dave Okawa with President Jasmine Lee.
Advisor Dave Okawa presenting special recognition awards.
Chief of Staff Christine Barba was recognized as Most Improved.
Senator Jerry Martinez was recognized as Most Helpful.
Vice President of External Affairs Tiana Buttice received recognition for the hard work she puts into Associated Students, focusing on the political aspects.
President Jasmine Lee was recognized as Most Likely to Succeed.
Jasmine Lee passed the gavel to upcoming President Jocelyn Zaragoza.
President Bob Simpson expressed his gratitude for Associated Students here on campus.