Meeting Minutes
Associated Students | San Diego State University

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 - 3:30pm
Meeting ID: 996 6999 9895
All-Council Meeting


A.S. President, Christian Holt called the meeting to order at 3:33 p.m. 


  1. Voting Members Present: Christian Holt, Bella Martelino, Armando Sepulveda II, Victor Penera, Crystal Sanchez, Hannah Berman-Schneider, Reece Breuckman, Joyce Chen, Ashley Tejada, Antonio Marquez (left early), Abigail Tamayo, JR Lauron, Karina Esteban (left early), Peter Mitri, Gabby Thayer (left early), Alanie Abron, AJ Weizman, Audrey Carlson, Ezra Delbick (left early), Jacinda Molina, Taylor Jones (left early), Courtney Parks, Kole Wellenstein, Dani Luistro (left early), Carissa Fong, Simran Jain (left early), Beth Bridges, Sophia Mathews (left early), Rob Winter, Zihao Zhou, Chadi Tarazi (left early), Ryan King, Will Stranzl (left early) Olivia Luera (left early), Kendall Kolp (left early), Joey Fraticelli, Casey Fischbach, Tito Hernandez, Alex Chasson (left early), Sarah Hoang, Alyssa Sandford (left early), Skylar Christie, Alondra Hernandez, Jan Velasco (left early), Sydney Steinbeck (left early), Jennifer Schenkenfelder, Jeanette Marino (left early), Satya Bhambhani (late), Angelo Gozon, Austin Barber, Bryce Evans (left early), Guan Liu
  2. Voting Members Absent:  Karla Baltazar, Sam Baeza, Trent Moca, Diego Ramirez, Darren Wilson, Grace deVega, Dr. J. Luke Wood, Jessica Rentto
  3. Non-Voting Members Present: Christina Brown, Janice Dils, Dr. Andrea Dooley
  4. Non-Voting Members Absent: Dr. Nola Butler-Byrd, Dr. Emilio Ulloa, Dr. Randy Timm
  5. Visitors: Elaine Vo, Mayah Taylor, Kailey Quezada, Ragini Parkhi, Leanne Locano, Maxwell Johnson, Dr. Michael Juan, Veronica Perondi, Letty Hernandez, Call in guest “818”


It was moved and seconded to approve the A.S. All-Council meeting agenda.                                                               

Bella – Yes                        JR – Yes
Kole – Yes                         Will - Yes
Armando – Yes               Karina – yes
Dani – Yes                        Olivia - Yes
Victor – Yes                      Peter – Yes
Carissa – Yes                    Kendall - Yes
Crystal – Yes                    Gabby – Yes
Simran – Yes                    Joey - Yes
Hannah – Yes                  Alanie – Yes
Beth – Yes                        Casey - Yes
Reece – Yes                      AJ – Yes
Sophia – Yes                    Tito - Yes
Joyce – Yes                       Ezra – Yes
Rob – Yes                          Alex - Yes
Antonio – Yes                   Jacinda – Yes
Zihao – Yes                       Sarah - Yes
Abi – Yes                            Taylor – Yes
Chadi – Yes                       Alyssa - Yes
Ashley – Yes                     Courtney – Yes
Ryan – Yes                        Skylar – Yes
Alondra – Yes                   Jan – Yes
Sydney – Yes                    Jennifer – Yes
Jeanette – Yes                 Satya – Yes
Angelo – Yes                    Austin – Yes
Bryce – Yes                       Guan – Yes
CARRIED (50-0-0)


Maxwell Johnson, A.S. Chief of Staff, introduced the First-Year Leadership Experience (FLEX) members. The FLEX members introduced themselves.  


  1. Presentation on resources regarding mental and emotional health – Dr. Mike Juan, SDSU Counseling and Psychological Services (Time Certain 3:40 p.m.)
    Dr. Mike Juan introduced himself and began with a breathing exercise.  Dr. Juan reviewed the services provided at SDSU Counseling and Psychological Services (C&PS) to include virtual experiences, the continuum of care model at CP&S (prevention, assessment, treatment and referral, and crisis intervention), phone consultations, and programs, such as Talk It Out. He reviewed pages on the CP&S website that list self-care strategies and skills.  He reviewed what A.S. leaders can do to support other students.  Dr. Juan led a breakout session and answered questions.

A.S. President Christian Holt called for a fifteen minute recess at 4:45 p.m.

The meeting reconvened at 5:00 p.m.


  1. Spring 2021 Meeting Schedule (Information)
    Bella reviewed the Spring 2021 meeting schedule and asked the A.S. leaders to save the date for the Spring retreat,January 15, 2021. 
  2. Fall 2020 Reflection (Information)
    Bella asked the A.S. leaders to share what they personally are proud of and what they are most proud of as being a part of an A.S. Council and A.S. board, committee or commission.
  3. End of Semester Team Activity (Information)
    Bella announced whoever would like to stay and play the game “Among Us” to please download the app on your phone and stay after adjournment. 


  1. Jacinda announced that the Aztec Student Union will be closed starting on 12/19 through 1/3, including eateries. If you have any questions about Union operations, please ask her or JR.
  2. Ashley announced that she sent out the A.S. leader survey.  Please complete it.  Thank you!
  3. Jennifer announced that the Interdisciplinary Studies advisor will be leaving SDSU.  Crystal followed up that Interdisciplinary Studies in Three Departments (IS3D) majors can see an academic advisor.


It was moved and seconded to adjourn the meeting at 6:31 p.m. 
MARTELINO/SEPULVEDA                          CARRIED (30-0-1)