A.S. Leadership
2020-2021


Christian J. Holt

A.S. President

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Christian is a senior majoring in kinesiology with an emphasis in pre-physical therapy from Pinole, California. 

In addition to working in Residential Education as a Community Assistant, Christian’s leadership and service include:

  • A.S. Board of Directors
  • A.S. Student Diversity Commission
  • Afrikan Student Union
  • Black Affinity Group
  • Black Resource Center
  • Black Student Science Organization
  • Campus Curlz SDSU
  • Campus Outreach SDSU
  • Collegiate Black Caucus SDSU
  • Help the Homeless SDSU
  • Jane K. Smith Cap and Gown chapter of SDSU Mortar Board National Honor Society
  • SDSU Rotaract
  • Student African American Brotherhood
  • Tijuana Homebuild SDSU

 

 

Isabella Martelino

A.S. Executive Vice President

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Bella is a junior from Walnut Creek, California. She is majoring in biology with an emphasis in cellular and molecular biology and minoring in cultural proficiency and an honors minor in Interdisciplinary Studies  

Bella’s leadership and service include:

  • A.S. University Council
  • A.S. Undeclared College Council
  • Residence Hall Association  
  • South Campus Plaza North Hall Council
  • Alpha Chi Omega

 

 

Armando Sepulveda II

A.S. Vice President of External Relations

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Armando is a senior majoring in political science and minoring in rhetoric and writing studies. He has lived in the South Bay his entire life and considers Imperial Beach his hometown. 

Armando’s service and leadership include:

  • SDSU College Democrats Vice President 
  • SDSU Triathlon Club
  • SDSU Sustainable Transportation Committee
  • A.S. Lobby Corps

 

  

Victoriano Penera III

A.S. Vice President of Financial Affairs

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Victor is a senior from Soledad, California majoring in Business Administration Finance.

Victor’s service and leadership include:

  • Tijuana Home Build
  • SDSU Financial Planning Association
  • SDSU Well-Being and Health Promotion
  • Economic Crisis Response Team
  • SDSU Rotaract
  • FratMANers (Fraternity Men Against Negative Environments and Rape Situations)
  • Sports Business Initiative

 

  

Crystal N. Sanchez

A.S. Vice President of University Affairs

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Crystal is a senior from Long Beach, California. She is an interdisciplinary major (public administration, hospitality, public relations) and minoring in Spanish.

Crystal’s leadership and service include:

  • Dance Marathon at SDSU 
  • Aztec Rock Hunger Leadership Team 
  • A.S. Professional Studies and Fine Arts College Council
  • Greek Life Activities Board 
  • Delta Gamma Sorority 
  • Rho Lambda

 

 

Christina Brown

A.S. Executive Director

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Christina Brown serves as the executive director of Associated Students at San Diego State University, one of four SDSU auxiliary organizations. As executive director, she works in partnership with student government leaders to oversee the long-term planning and growth for the auxiliary organization, and the many programs, facilities and services it offers.

Christina previously served as associate executive director for A.S. and before joining the organization in 2009, she was the first woman and youngest executive to be named senior vice president and chief financial officer for Sony Pictures Entertainment where she worked in the international television division. She has also worked at Walt Disney Studios and KPMG Peat Marwick.

Christina earned a master's in business administration from University of California, Los Angeles and a bachelor's degree in business administration from California State University, Long Beach. She started her career at KPMG and is a certified public accountant. Christina also served on the executive committee and as president of the CSU Auxiliary Organizations Association. Christina has three children and enjoys spending time with family. Despite never attending SDSU herself, Christina is an Aztec for Life and you can always find her at SDSU men's basketball games in Viejas Arena, rooting on the team!





  • 2020-21  Christian J. Holt
  • 2019-20  Christian L. Onwuka
  • 2018-19  Christopher A. Thomas
  • 2017-18  Chimezie O. Ebiriekwe
  • 2016-17  Jamie Miller
  • 2015-16   Blaire Ward
  • 2014-15   J. Cole
  • 2013-14   Josh Morse
  • 2012-13   Rob O'Keefe
  • 2011-12   Cody Barbo
  • 2010-11   Grant Mack
  • 2009-10   Tyler Boden
  • 2008-09   James Poet
  • 2007-08   James Poet
  • 2006-07   Matt Keipper
  • 2005-06   Chris Manigault
  • 2004-05   Kelli Kedis
  • 2003-04   Juanita Salas
  • 2002-03   Priscilla Ocen
  • 2001-02   Ron Williams
  • 2000-01   Jason Rollingson
  • 1999-00   Chris Calima (spring)
  • 1999-00   Jena Saldaña (fall)
  • 1998-99   Celinda Vázquez
  • 1997-98   Carlos Razo
  • 1996-97   Guillermo "Memo" Mayer
  • 1995-96   Mike Ashworth
  • 1994-95   Cesar Padilla
  • 1993-94   Amy (Giberson) Bailey
  • 1992-93   Dwayne Crenshaw
  • 1991-92   Journard Collins
  • 1990-91   Joe Horiye
  • 1989-90   Kevin Faulconer
  • 1988-89   Daniel Walker
  • 1987-88   Larry Emond
  • 1986-87   Bryan Jacobs
  • 1985-86   Bill Earley
  • 1984-85   Mike Sigler
  • 1983-84   Chris Wakeman
  • 1982-83   Mike Johnson
  • 1981-82   Henry DeSilva
  • 1980-81   Paul Cashman
  • 1979-80   Rob De Koven
  • 1978-79   Steve Glazer
  • 1977-78   Sena Hollander Seward
  • 1976-77   Randy Speakman
  • 1975-76   Tom D'Agostino
  • 1974-75   Tom D'Agostino
  • 1973-74   Cal Robinson
  • 1972-73   Barbara McCully
  • 1971-72   B.J. Nystrom
  • 1970-71   Mike Boyle (spring)
  • 1970-71   Ralph Brown (fall)
  • 1969-70   Ron Breen
  • 1968-69   Terry Flanigan
  • 1967-68   Jack Flanigan
  • 1966-67   Doug Townsend
  • 1965-66   James Ashcraft
  • 1964-65   Jerry Harmon
  • 1963-64   John (Mike) Spurgeon
  • 1962-63   Joe Kiefer
  • 1961-62   Boyd Malloy
  • 1960-61   Don Brown
  • 1959-60   Dr. Francis (Frank) Hoole
  • 1958-59   Ed Blessing
  • 1957-58   Dick Manning
  • 1956-57   Norman Brinker
  • 1955-56   Bob House
  • 1954-55   George Sunga
  • 1953-54   Joseph Rosa
  • 1952-53   March Brooks
  • 1951-52   Vernon J. Simms
  • 1950-51   Jerry Christenson
  • 1949-50   Steve Beeson
  • 1948-49   Dwain S. Kantor
  • 1947-48   Johnny Orcutt
  • 1946-47   George T. Forbes, Jr.
  • 1945-46   Lee Todd
  • 1944-45   Pat (Allard) Fritzenkotter
  • 1943-44   George Reed
  • 1942-43   Jim Fairchild
  • 1941-42   Bob Menke
  • 1940-41   John B. Forbes
  • 1939-40   Bill Miller
  • 1938-39   William Koller
  • 1937-38   Richard Ault
  • 1936-37   Byron Lindsley
  • 1935-36   Don Clarkson
  • 1934-35   Jack Rand
  • 1933-34   Don Wolfer
  • 1932-33   Dave Jessop
  • 1931-32   Arthur Swarner
  • 1930-31   Robley Veall
  • 1929-30   Robert Barbour
  • 1928-29   Lawerence Carr
  • 1927-28   Terence Geddis
  • 1926-27   Loris Hoyt
  • 1925-26   Edmund Barkham Garner
  • 1924-25   Byron Bryant
  • 1923-24   Henry Parrish
  • 1922-23   Wilbert Anderson
  • 1921-22   DeWitt B. Mott