Name: Ryan Ackles
Year: 4th Year, Class of 2022
Hometown: Carlsbad, CA
Position: Director of External Relations
Major: Media Studies; Minor: Political Economy
Favorite Rally Comm Memory: 2019 Big Game
Fun Fact: I am a triplet! My brother goes to UCLA and my sister goes to USC.
What you’re most looking forward to this year: Continuing timeless UC Rally Committee traditions and spending time with my friends in the Committee!
Name: Bella Lopez
Year: 2nd Year, Class of 2024
Hometown: Santa Clarita, CA
Position: Director of Traditions
Majors:History; Media Studies
Favorite Rally Comm Memory: I love being chaotic at meetings, going on walks with members from the committee, and going to post banquet!
Fun Fact: I love to travel and my favorite place that I have visited is Boston!
What I’m most looking forward to this year: I am looking forward to creating a fun and exciting community for committee members at events like cookie baking and midnight singing. I am also super excited to use my pitch pipe and lead our amazing Cal songs!!
Name: Paulina Nguyen
Year: 3rd Year, Class of 2023
Hometown: Vista, CA
Position: Vice Chair of Communications
Majors: Political Science and Music
Favorite Rally Comm Memory: Oregon Trip 2019! This was one of my favorite Rally Comm trips where I got to meet so many amazing older members and bond with some of my best friends, including the amazing Bridget Bernet. Even though we lost the game, I will never forget the memories I made on this trip!
Fun Fact: I love to sing and I’ve been songwriting since middle school. Currently, I sing Soprano 2 for the California Golden Overtones, Cal’s all-women acapella group.
What you’re most looking forward to this year: I am looking forward to transitioning back to all the fun in-person events that Rally Comm does, including Bonfire, road trips, and special events! I can’t wait to see everyone at meeting in person again.