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 (Annie) 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
Mathematics
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
Events Chair KinYauJames
Kin Yau (James) Wong
k1wong@ucsd.edu
Mathematics-Computer Science
Minor in Economics
1st Year, Revelle
"I joined SUMS because I am passionate about engaging all people in Mathematics, regardless of their background. I want to be in an environment where I can share my interests in Mathematics with other people. As the Events Chair, I hope to ensure that all events and events planning run smoothly. I hope that I am able to serve all people who are involved in Mathematics through these events, and hope to establish connections with people both inside and outside of the organisation."
Favorite Fields of Math:
Real/Complex Analysis
Favorite Math Classes:
MATH 31AH, MATH 31BH
Hobbies:
Basketball, Programming
Workshops Chair Yi
Yi Fu
yif064@ucsd.edu
Applied Mathematics
Bioinformatics
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
Publicity Chair Jingran
Jingran Xu
jix009@ucsd.edu
Mathematics
Minor in Theatre
1st Year, Revelle
"I joined SUMS because it is one of the only math clubs on campus. I love math and I like talking to people about cool things in math. I joined the club as a member of the publicity committee and I feel like SUMS is a bit reclusive and underrated. I hope to change that by letting more people know about SUMS, what we do, and strengthen our network with the people in UCSD."
Favorite Fields of Math:
Topology and Geometry, Recreational Mathematics, Math in Art/Music
Favorite Math Classes:
MATH 87
Hobbies:
Reading, Writing Poetry, Music, Movies, Origami, Ceramics, Procrastinating
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
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.

Staff Members: Angela Yang, Parsia Hedayat, Qiongwei (Vivi) Li, Shiyu (Cecilia) Hu, Yueqi Wang

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.