2019 SLC Planning Team

The Student Leadership Conference Planning Team is comprised of passionate student leaders who want to give others the tools and experiences necessary to become stronger leaders in their communities. 

This year's Planning Team is led by Jessica Alva ('18). Jessica helped plan and execute the Fall 2017 Student Leadership Conference and the most recent spring 2019 conference. 

Headshot photo of Jessica AlvaJessica Alva

Conference Chair
Email: jealva@dons.usfca.edu
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
Areas of Involvement: Student Affairs Professionals Association (SAPA) - Graduate Associate of NASPA - 2019 AFLV LeaderShape On-Site Coordinator - Kappa Alpha Theta alumnae


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Sonja Angst

Email: sangst@dons.usfca.edu
Major: Design
Minor: Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Areas of Involvement: Magis Emerging Leadership Program - Campus Activities Board - Residence Hall Association - Women in Business - American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA)



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Ariana Robert

Email: akrobertmartinez@dons.usfca.edu
Major: Psychology
Minor: Natural Science and Public Service & Community Engagement
Areas of Involvement: Muscat Scholars Program - Magis Emerging Leadership Program - USF Votes - M.E.Ch.A.



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Jenica Paragas

Email: jparagas@dons.usfca.edu
Major: Sociology
Minor: Cultural Anthropology
Areas of Involvement: Kasamahan



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Jasmine Alverez

Email: jaalverez@dons.usfca.edu
Major: Nursing
Areas of Involvement: Best Buddies - Muscat Scholars Program - Muscateer (Muscat Scholars Mentor Program) - Black Student Union - Volunteer with Family Dog Rescue



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Kiana Signey

Email: kssigney@dons.usfca.edu
Major: Communication Studies
Minor: Major: Communication Studies
Areas of Involvement: Magis Emerging Leadership Program - Kasamahan - Delta Zeta - Volunteers Around the World - University Ministry (Social Justice Conference Participant)


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Bob Just

Conference Advisor
Email: rejust@usfca.edu
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
Areas of Involvement: Magis Emerging Leadership Program, McGrath Scholars Program, Leadership Training Institutes, Gallup-certified CliftonStrengths Coach