2020-2021 Executive Board
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Mario McPhersonStandards Committee Member
Mario is a third-year majoring in Industrial Engineering. He is currently a Fiscal & Business Student Assistant in Student Business Services, Senator of National Society of Black Engineers, Orientation leader for International Students, and a member of the Institute of Industrial & Systems Engineers. Mario enjoys trying new dishes from around the world and upon graduation would like to pursue a career in Supply Chain management.
Spencer McCloskey is a Junior, majoring in Business Analytics and Information Systems. Spencer is a USF Ambassador, member of the Order of the Golden Brahman, and is also a Cadet in the Air Force ROTC program. Upon his acceptance into USF, his goal from day one was to make a lasting impact through his 4-year journey at this prestigious university. Upon Graduation, Spencer strives to be an Aviator in the United States Air Force.
Tori BrownTori is a third year student double majoring in Integrated PR and Advertising as well as Political Science. She is a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc., a former Family and Guest Orientation Leader, and an EnsemBULL Director of Performance. Her passions include: music, graphic design, black women studies, writing, meme culture, and Beyonce. After graduation she plans on securing an Internship in advertising and to visit New York!
Alex KarpovageAlex is a fourth year Marketing major with a concentration in Entrepreneurship. Outside of USF ambassadors, Alex works at Radiant Church leading middle school, high school, and college age students. His passions include creating YouTube videos,, working at Publix, and watching Gordon Ramsey. After graduating, Alex plans on pursuing ministry and studying to become a Pastor, and he also hopes to one day open his own business.
Kianna FreemanAmbassador Academy Chair
Kianna is a third-year Quantitative Economics and Econometrics student, also minoring in Environmental Science and Policy. She is the current Tampa Chief of Staff for the 1st consolidated Student Government term, a member of the Order of the Golden Brahman, a Student Representative for the Student Green Energy Fund (SGEF), and a participant in the Global Citizens Project. Kianna is someone who focuses on giving back to any community she is placed in.
Baron WoodardExternal Affairs Chair
Baron is a Junior majoring in Finance with a minor in entrepreneurship. In addition, he is a member of the Judy Genshaft Honors College and Bulls Business community here at USF. His passions include fishing, scuba diving, and pretty much anything outside or in water. After graduation, he plans on pursuing a finance position within the world of construction/ real estate.
Jasmine SanchezStandards Committee Member
Jasmine is a 4th year student majoring in Health Sciences with a minor in ABA. Outside of Ambassadors, Jasmine is involved on campus through membership in Omega Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. After graduation She hopes to work for an organization who helps lower socioeconomic individuals with autism receive services to help improve social, vocal and learning skills. No matter who you are, always embrace your true self and be kind to others!
Caleb KrassnerMedia Chair
Caleb Krassner is a second year Business Advertising student. Alongside the Ambassadors, he is a part of the Zimmerman Advertising Program (ZAP), the Judy Genshaft Honors College, the Business Honors Program, Advertising Club, PRIDE Alliance, and holds the Wellness Chair position as a ZAP Family Leader. His other interests include acting, modeling, as well as a healthy vegetarian lifestyle. He's passionate about making the world a better place through embracing creativity.
Francis MabitoFrancis is a fourth year Biomedical Sciences major. He is passionate about student leadership and working with kids in need! Outside of Ambassadors, he has been involved in almost all organizations in the CLCE, predominantly Bulls For Kids and have held different positions through his fraternity, Phi Delta Theta. Upon graduation, Francis is looking to pursue his passion for medicine through medical school!
Victoria EstevezEvents and Fundraising Chair & Marketing and Communications Chair
Victoria is pursuing a medical career to become a surgeon. Her favorite hobbies are traveling, cooking, and learning. She love sharks and giraffes! Three words to describe her are passionate, hardworking, and adventurous. If Victoria could live by one saying, it would be to never let your circumstances define you. As always, Go Bulls!
Whitney ClarkInternal Affairs chair
Whitney is a sophomore at USF pursuing a double major in Environmental Science and Policy on the policy track and public health. She is currently serving as the internal affairs chair for ambassadors as well as the fundraising chair for Rotaract International. She is passionate about education and her community and hopes to attend law school after graduation in hopes of becoming a public health attorney.
Paige WalshCommunity Service Chair & Assistant Director of Administration
Paige is a Senior studying chemical engineering. She’s originally from New Jersey and moved to Tampa to because she fell in love with USF’s campus and culture. Paige has worked in the Center for Leadership and Civic Engagement for 2 years. She worked an internship at a bp oil refinery last summer and now is pursuing a job that emphasizes sustainability and environmental protection in the energy industry.
Junayed JahangirJunayed Jahangir(JJ) is an international student from Bangladesh currently in his junior year, double majoring in Finance along with Business Analytics and Information Systems. He is also pursuing a minor in accounting. Aside from having the honor of being a USF Ambassador, JJ has also had the privilege to serve as the vice-president of the international student association as well an RA for Summit Hall. JJ currently serves as the Finance-Chair for the Student Government.
John CranstonHailing from Canby, Oregon, John began a career in the military after high school that sent him to live in far-away places like Okinawa, Japan. He has served in the Marine Corps for seven years, reaching the rank of Staff Sergeant. His journey eventually led him to the University of South Florida. He is now a Senior completing his B.A. in Economics with a minor in Spanish. John hopes to leave a legacy and help other veterans through his founding of the USF Veteran Alumni Society.
Gustavo SpangherGustavo Spangher is a third-year student majoring in Accounting with a minor in Business Analytics and Information Systems, originally from Ribeirão Preto, Brazil. He has served USF as an Orientation Leader, Resident Assistant for the Bulls Business Community, President of International Student Association, and currently serves as the Student Body Vice President, a USF Ambassador, and as Vice President of Recruitment for his fraternity, Beta Theta Pi.
Chris MiklaszewskiChris is a 3rd Year student majoring in Biomedical Sciences with a minor in Psychology. Chris has been involved on campus in roles through USF Orientation, Student Government, undergraduate research, the Global Citizens Project, and more! Chris believes that every person has the ability to surpass their expectations and excel in one's ambitions (yes, you too!). After graduation, Chris hopes to have a career that leaves a positive impact on the world around him.
Justin CraigJustin Craig is from Tampa Bay and is a Finance and Marketing student. He is also involved on campus in his fraternity, Sigma Chi and holds leadership positions within that organization. Additionally, he is involved in the professional sales and investment clubs on campus and also works part time over the school year for an investment bank in Tampa. His main passion is gaining the opportunity to grow and develop himself and others as leaders!