2013-2014 Resident Assistants (RAs)

Pitzer-Atherton-Sanborn (P.A.S.)


Robin Brody

Robin Brody (Fall)
Hometown: Boulder, CO!
Major(s) & Minor(s): Psychology
Activities I am involved in: Dance
I'm at Pitzer because... The people & the weather



Stephen Colon

Stephen Colon
Hometown: Norwalk, Ca (LA County)
Major(s) & Minor(s): Organizational Studies
Activities I am involved in:I am involved in the Pitzer Christian Fellowship and I teach leadership trainings for the CA Association of Student Leaders!
I'm at Pitzer because...Of the community! Students at Pitzer love & support each other in so many ways.

Alex Cromidas

Alex Cromidas (community assistant)
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Major(s) & Minor(s): Sociology
Activities I am involved in: Theatre, clarinet, deep introspection, modeling
I'm at Pitzer because...Too many things to count!



Amber Hassanein

Amber Hassanein
Hometown: Cairo, Egypt
Major(s) & Minor(s): Environmental Analysis: Sustainability in the Built Environment
Activities I'm involved in: I enjoy socializing with residents, friends, and other members of the Pitzer community.
I'm at Pitzer because: I am going to change the world.



Timmy Hopkins

Timmy Hopkins
Hometown: Cupertino, California
Major(s) & Minor(s): Anthropology major
Activities I am involved in: Attend rainbow people, tutor, bike
I'm at Pitzer because...I love the accepting atmosphere. The students and the teachers are approachable and kind.



Loren Marburg

Loren Marburg
Hometown: LA
Major(s) & Minor(s): Undecided
Activities I am involved in: Flying and fixing airplanes
What I love about Pitzer: The great community we have.
I'm at Pitzer because...Of the strong academics and community aspects combined with the values of the college.


Liz Masoudi

Liz Masoudi
Hometown: Denver, CO
Major(s) & Minor(s): Chemistry & Psychology (major), Philosophy (minor)
Activities I am involved in: Yoga, literacy magazine (passwords), singing.
What I love about Pitzer: How everyone is so friendly and open and welcoming
I'm at Pitzer because...There couldn't possibly be a better place for me.


Briana Perlson

Briana Perlson
Hometown: Brea, CA
Major(s) & Minor(s): Environmental Analysis
Activities I am involved in: Any physical activity that is outdoors, crafts, volunteering
I'm at Pitzer because...Of the emphasis on social sustainability. I love that our school is so dedicated and involved in the community and environment!



Sam Ruiz

Sam Ruiz
Hometown: Pico Rivera, CA
Major(s) & Minor(s): Human Biology & Cross Cultural Perspectives
Activities I am involved in:Working at the Grove House and Language Lab, Fencing Club. Hiking, Collecting lots of books that I’ll eventually read until I’m 30 years old or something like that
I'm at Pitzer because...I worked my butt off to get to this school and there wasn't any other school I visited that had so many unique and welcoming people.

Briana Stansbury

Briana Stansbury (Spring)
Hometown: Oakland, CA
Major(s) & Minor(s): Gender and Feminist Studies, Sciences, Medicine and Technology Track
Activities I am involved in: Femco!
I'm at Pitzer because...Basically everything.  I love the people, the atmosphere, and the weather.

 


Chelsea Taylor-Vaughn

Chelsey Taylor-Vaughn
Hometown: Inglewood, CA
Major(s) & Minor(s): Human Biology & Cross Cultural Perspectives
Activities I am involved in: Black Student Union, Jumpstart
I'm at Pitzer because...The vibe of the campus is so welcoming and it never fails to make me feel better when I'm having a bad day.



West-East Hall

Malia Bence

Malia Bence
Hometown: San Diego, CA
Major(s) & Minor(s): International Relations and possibly Organizational Studies
Activities I am involved in: I love going to the beach and being outdoors in general. I also love to volunteer whenever possible and hang out with my friends.
I'm at Pitzer because...I love the small classes, five-college design, and laid back demeanor of both the students and the school as a whole.


Lindsey Burkart-Lima

Lindsey Burkart-Lima
Hometown: Larkspur, CA
Major(s) & Minor(s): Combined Major in Environmental Policy and Urban Studies
Activities I am involved in: I play volleyball, volunteer teaching ESL, coach volleyball, eat, sleep, and work on my blackbelt in origami.
I'm at Pitzer because.. I want to hold the title of "Keeper of the Chickens"



Luc Dark-Fleury

Luc Dark-Fleury
Hometown: Oakland, CA
Major(s) & Minor(s): Psychology/ Pre Med
Activities I am involved in: I like to workout, play sports, and study
I'm at Pitzer because...It is a beautiful place, with great people, and excellent academics



Lora Funk

Lora Funk
Hometown: La Mesa, CA
Major(s) & Minor(s): History
Activities I am involved in: I attend Student Senate meetings, enjoy the outdoors, and play pick up soccer.
I'm at Pitzer because...I wanted a college where students are actively involved in governing the school.


Phoebe Huth

Phoebe Huth (Spring)
Hometown: Newton, MA
Major(s) & Minor(s): Double Major in Psychology and History
Activities I am involved in: I like to play volleyball, rollerblade, and crochet
I'm at Pitzer because...I love how friendly everyone is!

 


Isabelle Le

Isabelle Le
Hometown: Honolulu, HI
Major(s) & Minor(s): Psychology/Asian American Studies
Activities I am involved in: I read and constantly chase the sun.
I'm at Pitzer because...I wanted to learn and grow in an environment surrounded by people who continually encourage me to think critically.

 


Chelsea McMahan

Chelsea McMahan
Hometown: Medford, Oregon
Major(s) & Minor(s): Chican@/Latin@ Studies, Organizational Studies, Spanish Minor
Activities I am involved in: I am a bit of a homebody. I love being home doing whatever  nonsense comes to mind. My favorite homebody tasks include organizing clutter, Pintresting and sewing.
I'm at Pitzer because...I It was the one school I felt sure would be right for me and that I could trust with my education and personal growth. I only applied to Pitzer, that says a lot.

 

Lora Funk

Mariah Stovall
Hometown: Montclair, New Jersey
Major(s) & Minor(s): English Literature
Activities I am involved in: I go to concerts.
I'm at Pitzer because...It's chill.

 


Mead Hall

Hernely Bonilla

Hernely Bonilla
Hometown: Brooklyn, NY
Major(s) & Minor(s):International Relations
Activities I am involved in: I am a Office Assistant at the Financial Aid Office and I also work for Tutors for a Cause
I'm at Pitzer because.. The people here at Pitzer are very welcoming.



Chris Cohen

Chris Cohen
Hometown: Seattle, WA
Major(s) & Minor(s): Psych and fulfilling premed req's
Activities I am involved in: I love to play sports and be active. Otherwise, I am either hanging out with my friends or doing homework
I'm at Pitzer because...Pitzer provides a very high level of education while creating a community founded on certain very important values.


Beth Ginese

Beth Ginese (Spring)
Hometown: Granville, Ohio
Major(s) & Minor(s): Double Majoring in Political Studies and Environmental Analysis
Activities I am involved in: Singing, doing yoga, playing piano, painting, and running
I'm at Pitzer because...I love the people, the consortium and the opportunities.



Lily Hammer

Lily Hammer
Hometown: Portland, Oregon
Major(s) & Minor(s): Psychology Major, Spanish Minor
Activities I am involved in: I paint and take Zumba/Turbo-Kickboxing classes.
I'm at Pitzer because. .I want to have a positive impact on others.



Rebecca Herrera

Rebecca Herrera
Hometown: La Crescenta, CA
Major(s) & Minor(s): Undecided
Activities I am involved in: I am involved in student government, I'm on the 5C Equestrian Team, and teach gymnastics.
I'm at Pitzer because...I love the flexibility and personal attention guaranteed as a student.


Charles Yates

Charlie Yates (Fall)
Hometown: Greenbrae, CA
Major(s) & Minor(s): Science, Technology & Society (STS), Psychology, and Music
Activities I am involved in: Singing (Mood Swing acappella, Chamber Choir, & Concert Choir), pariticipating in M.A.G.E., playing tennis/volleyball, or trading Pokemon cards!
I'm at Pitzer because...I want to give back to the community that has been so awesome to me during my first years here.