Leadership Team

Meet the 2020 Magis Leadership Team

2020 Leadership Team Photo

Below are the 6 individuals serving as the 2019-2020 Leadership Team for the Magis Emerging Leadership Program!

Headshot photo of Maddie StarkenburgMADDIE STARKENBURG

Lead Mentor
Class of 2020
Hometown: Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Major: Psychology
Minor: Jewish Studies and Social Justice 
Areas of Involvement: JSO, ΚΑΘ, SF Hillel, Panhellenic Bylaws Committee, TA & RA for Psychology Professor
Magis Cohort: 2017-18


Headshot photograph of Charles Choicharles choi

Class of 2021
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Major:  Media Studies
Minor: Film Studies
Areas of Involvement: Campus Activities Board


headshot photo of Berkelee JimenezBERKELEE JIMENEZ

Class of 2022
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
Major: Undeclared Business
Minor: Spanish and Economics 
Areas of Involvement: Women in Business, Magis Scholar, College for All, Esther Madriz Diversity Scholars (EMDS)
Magis Cohort: 2018-19


Headshot photo of Karina TranKARINA TRAn

Class of 2021
Hometown: Gardena, CA
Major: Communication Studies
Areas of Involvement: University Ambassador, OMC Multimedia Intern, Honors College
Magis Cohort: 2018-19



Headshot photo of Bob JustBob Just

Lead Facilitator
Assistant Director for Leadership Development, Student Leadership & Engagement
Education: Master of Science in College Student Personnel from Western Illinois University
Bachelor of Science in Human Development & Family Studies from the University of Vermont
Hometown: Manchester, Vermont
Areas of Involvement: Member of NASPA, LeaderShape, NASPA Leadership Educators Institute, Social Justice Training Institute: Student Experience, Former National Board Member of NACURH, and much more!

Headshot photo of Jessica AlvaJessica Alva

Lead Facilitator
Title: Graduate Intern for Leadership Programs, Student Leadership & Engagement
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology at the University of San Francisco
Graduate Student in Higher Education and Student Affairs at the University of San Francisco
Hometown: Sunnyvale, CA
Areas of Involvement: Student Affairs Professionals Association (SAPA), Member of NASPA, Graduate Associate of NASPA, 2019 AFLV LeaderShape On-Site Coordinator, Kappa Alpha Theta alumnae. 

Timeline for 2020-21 Leadership Team Selection 

18-19 Magis Cohort Picutre at YMCA Point Bonita

Are you ready to take your leadership to the next level? Apply to be on the Magis Leadership Team! 

How do I become a part of the Leadership Team?

Are you interested in continuing your journey through Magis? Become a Magis Mentor! Magis Mentors act as role models and guide Magis Fellows through their individual and group leadership process. Each Magis Mentor will be assigned a group of 5 Magis Fellows and lead the students through small group discussions and activities at retreats and weekly development sessions over the course of the full academic year.

2020-2021 Lead Mentor Selection Timeline

Applications open: Tuesday, February 11
Applications due: Monday, February 24 by 10:00am
Interview Offers Made: Wednesday, February 26
Interviews: March 2-3
Position Notifications: Wednesday, March 4 by 5:00pm

Apply Here

2020-2021 Mentor Selection Timeline

Applications open: Tuesday, March 3
Applications due: Monday, March 16 by 10:00am
Interview Offers extended: Wednesday, March 18
Interviews: Wednesday, March 25 - Thursday, March 26
Position Offers: Friday, March 27

Apply Here