Board of Directors

Alumni Association Board of Directors


The Board of Directors consists of volunteers who develop central policy and procedure for the Cal State LA Alumni Association.

The application period for 2021-2023 is open and will close by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 13, 2021. Click here to apply. To receive consideration, all materials must be submitted to Maria Ubago, Executive Director for Alumni Relations, at by the deadline. No late submissions will be accepted.

Available positions:

  • Vice President
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Alumni Networks Representative
  • Directors-at-Large

For more information, please email Maria Ubago at

Meet Our Board

Emilio Campos' headshot.Emilio Campos (’83)




Bertha Haro's headshot

Bertha Haro (’01, ’10) 




Donna Zero's headshot.

Dr. Donna Zero (’76)
Vice President




Melvin Brewster's headshot.

Melvin Brewster (’03) 




Martin Nava headshot

Martin Nava (’08)




Muaath Ali's headshot

Muaath Ali ('11) 
Director at Large




Dr. Raul Cardoza's headshot.

Dr. Raul Cardoza (’67, ’73)
Director at Large




Marlene Carney's headshot.

Marlene Carney (’76) 
Director at Large




Catherine Catherine's headshot.

Catherine Catherine (’00) 
Director at Large




Headshot of Dr. Darlene Finocchiaro

Dr. Darlene Finocchiaro (’83, ’90)
Director at Large





Sandra Flores' headshot

Sandra Flores (’08, ’12)
Director at Large


Kathy Leal's headshot.

Kathy Leal (’16)
Director at Large




Andres Molina's headshotAndrés Molina (’13)
Director at Large




Dr. Lourdes Ramirez-Ortiz's headshotDr. Lourdes Ramirez-Ortiz (’96, ’00, ’17)
Director at Large




Alan J. Romero's headshotAlan J. Romero (’03)
Director at Large




Nina Torres' headshotNina Torres (’14)
Director at Large




John Wong's headshot.John Wong (’05)
Director at Large




Edgar Garcia-Mora'a headshot

Edgar Garcia-Mora (’09)

Alumni Networks Representative





Mark Goodman's headshot

Mark Goodman (’93)

Director at Large





Ex. Officio Members

Janet Dial's headshot.Dr. Janet S. Dial
Vice President for University Advancement and
Executive Director of the Cal State LA Foundation




Maria Ubago's headshot.

Maria Ubago ('98, '06)

Executive Director, Cal State LA Alumni Association





Diana Chavez's headshot

Diana Chavez
President for Cal State LA Associated Students, Inc.