Officers

Please email us at sums@ucsd.edu for general inquiries.

2018–2019

President Daniel
Daniel Lee
dhl011@ucsd.edu
Probability and Statistics
Data Science
3rd Year, Muir
"I joined SUMS to support UCSD's mathematics community and department. I hope to establish an environment where like-minded students can meet one another and share their knowledge and passions of both pure and applied mathematics."
Favorite Fields of Math:
Probability and Statistics
Favorite Math Classes:
MATH 180A, MATH 189
Hobbies:
Programming, Tennis, Cooking, BTS
Vice President Chengyu
Chengyu Chen
chc401@ucsd.edu
Applied Mathematics
Data Science
3rd Year, Muir
"I joined SUMS to learn more about math and internship/job opportunities in the field. Through SUMS, I hope to meet people with similar interests and to plan out interesting events that would motivate others to get involved. I used to be the Events Chair which I help to plan and organize many interesting events. As a Vice President, I hope to build more strong connections between people that are interested in math and help them to find opportunities in their field of interest."
Favorite Fields of Math:
Probability, Data Science
Favorite Math Classes:
MATH 180A, MATH 189
Hobbies:
Swimming, Tennis, Watching Dramas
Secretary Yijia
Yijia Yang
yiy208@ucsd.edu
Probability and Statistics
Minor in Psychology
3rd Year, Muir
"At the beginning, I joined SUMS just hoping to know more people who share the same interest in math and enrich my college life. Now, I'd like to work with the team to make SUMS stronger and more appealing to people."
Favorite Fields of Math:
Statistics
Favorite Math Classes:
MATH 189
Hobbies:
Photographing, Cooking, Swimming, K-pop
Treasurer Yuqi
Yuqi Wang
yuw399@ucsd.edu
Applied Mathematics
Minor in Management Science
3rd Year, Muir
"I joined this club because I want to make friends with same interests. I would like to offer new insights for the club and I hope that SUMS could be a really influential and well-known club at UCSD in the future, which could offer helpful insights for students about mathematical knowledge and career advices."
Favorite Fields of Math:
Statistics, Data Analysis
Favorite Math Classes:
MATH 189
Hobbies:
K-pop
Outreach Chair James
James Garrafa
jgarrafa@ucsd.edu
Chemistry
2nd Year, Revelle
"I joined SUMS because I started being interested in Mathematics after taking introductory classes. In addition to this I wanted to be able to get to know others with similar interests. Last year I was also the Outreach Chair, and made newsletters for our members."
Favorite Fields of Math:
Probability, Statistics, Differential Equations
Favorite Math Classes:
MATH 20D
Hobbies:
Clarinet, Read Poetry, Running by the Beach
Workshops Chair Yi
Yi Fu
yif064@ucsd.edu
Applied Mathematics
Human Biology
3rd Year, Revelle
"I want to provide opportunities for students to learn collaboratively outside classroom through workshops. I hope math students at UCSD can build relationships and inspire each other."
Favorite Fields of Math:
Probability
Favorite Math Classes:
MATH 96
Hobbies:
Bridge, Volleyball, Violin
Tech Chair Junhao
Junhao (David) Zhang
juz073@ucsd.edu
Mathematics-Computer Science
Computational Physics
3rd Year, Revelle
"I joined SUMS because I enjoyed various events and workshops in SUMS, and I would like to be with fellow students in Math major. I hope to introduce SUMS to more UCSD students. I also wish SUMS can provide valuable career advice and resources on internship/job opportunities."
Favorite Fields of Math:
Probability
Favorite Math Classes:
MATH 180A
Hobbies:
Programming, Video Gaming
Historian Eric
Eric Gelphman
egelphma@ucsd.edu
Applied Mathematics
Electrical and Computer Engineering
4th Year, ERC
"I joined SUMS to be a part of the greater mathematical community at UCSD and share my passion for mathematics with others. My goal as an officer is to promote interest in mathematics and its applications as well as to facilitate greater interaction among members of the mathematical community at UCSD. As historian, I will make sure all SUMS activities are properly documented so future members will be aware of, and benefit from, our past activities."
Favorite Fields of Math:
Complex Analysis, Differential Equations, Applications of Linear Algebra
Favorite Math Classes:
MATH 120B
Hobbies:
Running, Backpacking, Whitewater Rafting, Traveling, Longboarding
Community Advisor Jeffrey
Jeffrey Saikali
saikali@ucsd.edu
Department of Mathematics
Jeffrey is the Community Advisor of SUMS as well as one of the undergraduate/graduate advisors of the Department of Mathematics.

2017–2018

President: D. Zack Garza
Vice President: Daniel Lee**
Secretary: Simon Hu
Treasurer: Yuqi Wang*
Outreach Chair: James Garrafa*
Events Chair: Chengyu (Annie) Chen
Workshop Coordinator: Jonathan Lim
Publicity Chair: Guanxin Li*, Yijia Yang**
Technology Chair: Peter Amidon**
Website Coordinator: Joseph Gilby**, Junhao (David) Zhang*
Historian: Daniel Lee*, Eric Gelphman*
Outreach Committee: Yifan Wu**, Yijia Yang*
Community Advisor: Jeffrey Saikali

2016–2017

President: D. Zack Garza**
Vice President: Aiden J. Yoon**
Secretary and Logistics: Simon Hu**
Publicity Chair: Keenan Chan**
Technology Coordinator: Peter Amidon**
Community Advisor: Jeffrey Saikali**

*1 Quarter.
**2 Quarters.
See Archives for earlier years.