Sigma Kappa

Chapter Officers

Chapter Officers

Natalie Palmberg, 3rd Year

President

Natalie is originally from Rescue, California. She is a Cognitive Behavioral Neuroscience major, minoring in Law and Society at UC San Diego. Natalie joined Sigma Kappa during her first year and is too a part of the Fall 2017 New Member class. As President, Natalie oversees the chapter and the executive board. Her responsibilities include leading the formal chapter meetings and executive board meetings, attending Panhellenic meetings, booking rooms for events, chapter elections, and meeting with the Sigma Kappa and UCSD advisors. Since joining the chapter, one of Natalie's favorite memories is when her big and little surprised her at midnight on her birthday! Outside of Sigma Kappa, Natalie works as a research assistant at the Early Learning and Cognition Lab. Some of her hobbies include running, reading, watching movies, photography, and hanging out with friends.

London Davis, 3rd Year

Vice President of Membership

London is originally from Newport Beach, California. She is majoring in Political Science and Dance at UC San Diego. London joined Sigma Kappa during her first year attending college, she is a member of our Fall 2017 class. One of her favorite memories since joining the chapter was spending the weekend in Laguna Beach with her sorority family. London recalls that they had such a great time bonding as a family. Outside of Sigma Kappa, London works as a dance instructor and choreographer as well as dancing in the greater Los Angeles area. Some of her favorite hobbies include dancing, reading, going shopping, listening to music, and sailing.

Gabi Clinton, 3rd Year

Vice President of Standards and Values

Gabi is originally from the East Coast, however, she moved to the Bay Area the summer before starting middle school. At UC San Diego, she is majoring in Political Science as well as minoring in Psychology and Human Rights. Gabi joined Zeta Mu during her first year of college and is a member of the Fall 2017 new member class. As Vice President of Standards and Values, her position handles keeping members accountable for embodying the four values of Zeta Mu and following the agreed upon rules in the Code of Conduct and the National Policy Handbook. She also recognizes fellow sisters for their achievements within and outside of Sigma Kappa. Since joining the chapter, one of her favorite memories is going to Laguna Beach last spring with her sorority family. She had so much fun hanging out and bonding with her friends and cannot wait to go again this year! Outside of Sigma Kappa, Gabi is a lead barista at Peet's Coffee and Tea on campus. She also interns for the Superior Court of San Diego, dealing specifically with Small Claims cases, Restraining Orders, and offering legal help to litigants who come into the court house. Some of her hobbies include shopping and fashion, hanging out with friends, exploring San Diego and the Bay Area, traveling, and photography.

Isabelle Wong, 2nd Year

Panhellenic Delegate

Isabelle is originally from Yorba Linda, California. At UC San Diego, she is majoring in Communications with an intended Business minor. Isabelle joined Zeta Mu during her first year of college and is a member of the Winter 2019 New Member class. As the Panhellenic Delegate, she acts as the liaison between the Panhellenic Council and the chapter. She attends weekly Panhellenic council meetings and updates them on chapter accomplishments. Then, she reports back to the chapter to give updates from PHC. Since joining the chapter, she has loved getting to know her family and being able to display her passion, dancing, with her sisters for SKBDC! Outside of Sigma Kappa, Isabelle is a writer for the Conch, which is the satire section of The Triton, a student run newspaper. She is also a design intern for KSDT! Some of her hobbies include dancing, painting, and watching the sunset.

Jenny James, 2nd Year

Vice President of Alumnae Relations

Jenny is originally from Manhattan Beach, California. At UC San Diego, she is majoring in History and French Literature. Jenny joined Zeta Mu during her first year of college and is a member of the Fall 2018 New Member class. As the Vice President of Alumnae Relations, she coordinates events with Zeta Mu and local alumnae to connect collegiate women with graduated alumnae. Events such as the annual alumnae Tea Party enable the chapter to form mentoring relationships with Sigma Kappa Alumnae. Since joining the chapter, her favorite memory has been picking up her little, Lillie. Outside of Sigma Kappa, Jenny volunteers her time to the French Language Table at International House. Some of her hobbies include improving her French, baking, cooking, yoga, cycling, and spending time with her family and friends.

Katie Le, 2nd Year

Vice President of New Member Education

Katie is originally from San Diego , California. At UC San Diego, she is majoring in Human Biology with a minor in Philosophy. Katie joined Zeta Mu during her first year of college and is a member of the Fall 2018 New Member class. As the New Member Educator she mentors new members through the new member experience, teach them the values of our sorority and the significance Sigma Kappa can have on their lives. Since joining Sigma Kappa, some of her favorite memories have been meeting her best friends that are always there to support her. Outside of Sigma Kappa, Katie is a Student Lab Technician in the Microscopy Core at UCSD Medical School. She is also a Camp Kesem general board member and a Revelle Humanities Peer Tutor. Some of her hobbies include snowboarding, skateboarding, basketball, playing the piano and guitar.

Emily Wurst, 2nd Year

Vice President of Programming

Athenna Menjivar, 3rd Year

Vice President of Academic Excellence

Athenna is originally from Alameda, California. At UC San Diego, she is majoring in Human Biology. Athenna joined Zeta Mu in the Fall of 2018. As the Vice President of Academic Excellence, Athenna is responsible for ensuring that all members of the chapter not only meet but reach beyond the 2.5 GPA minimum, which includes support those who do not meet this requirement by working with them individually to improve their academics. Additionally, she provides the chapter with resources to excel academically and recognizes those that exhibit outstanding academic performance. Since joining Sigma Kappa, her favorite memory has been family nights full of good laughs during the hectic week to catch up on each others lives. Outside of Sigma Kappa, Athenna is a Camp Kesem Counselor, Scripps Emergency Department Volunteer, Peet's Coffee Lead Barista, and Motwani Lasik Institution Student Intern. She loves playing soccer, hiking, going to the beach, thrifting, and trying out new cafes and food places.

Caela Sobhani, 2nd Year

Vice President of Finance

Caela is originally from Encinitas, California. She is majoring in Economics and joined Zeta Mu during her first quarter at UCSD and is a member of the Fall 2018 class. As Vice President of Finance, she handles all the money for the chapter, including dues, the yearly budget, and billing. Her favorite Sigma Kappa memory thus far has been going through recruitment and getting closer to her sisters in Sigma Kappa! Outside of Sigma Kappa, Caela is involved in the Undergraduate Investment Society at UCSD, Colleges Against Cancer (former Finance Chair), and Baha'i Club at UCSD. She loves cooking, baking, reading, working out, hiking, and fashion!

Stefanie Au, 2nd Year

Vice President of Communications and Operations

Stefanie is originally from San Jose, California. At UC San Diego, she is majoring in Molecular and Cell Biology. Stefanie joined Zeta Mu during her first year of college and is a member of the Fall 2018 new member class. As the Vice President of Communications and Operations, she is in charge of membership participation, attendance, and providing documentation for each meeting that occurs within Sigma Kappa. She holds each member accountable using a positive points system and make the event calendar for everyone to access. Since joining the chapter, her favorite memory has been attending Sigma Kappa's Regional Leadership Conference because she was able to bond with the other members on exec as well as learn a lot about who she is as a leader. Outside of Sigma Kappa, Stefanie is a lab intern at Scripps Research Institute and a member of the Pre-meds without Borders organization on campus! She loves all types of music, working out at the gym, and trying new foods!

Tiara Nguyen, 3rd Year

Vice President of Philanthropic Service

Tiara is originally from Fremont, California. At UC San Diego, she is majoring in Computer Science. Tiara joined Zeta Mu during her first year of college and is a member of the Fall 2018 new member class. As the Vice President of Philanthropic Service, she plans philanthropic events and educates members on the importance of service in Sorority and Fraternity life and the community. Since joining the chapter, her favorite memory has been getting her big and twin as well as picking up her little. Outside of Sigma Kappa, Tiara is a Software Engineer intern at Varian medical Systems, she was previously a Signature Select Campus Ambassador, and is currently a Campus Ambassador for O Organics and HBO. She also enjoys shopping, going out to brunch, spending time at the beach, and traveling!