Enrique Rene Ortiz

Name: Enrique Rene Ortiz

Year: 2nd Year, Class of 2024

Hometown: San Ysidro, CA

Position: Director of Security

Majors: Mathematics; Data Science

Favorite Rally Comm Memory: My favorite Rally Committee memory definitely has to be the New Member Welcome. Rally Comm really went above and beyond to give us new members a memorable experience that made us feel welcome despite it being online this past year.

Fun Fact: I am a BIG Star Wars fan, and yes, I liked the sequel trilogy.

What you’re most looking forward to this year: I’m looking forward to moving up to Berkeley and meeting my Rally Comm members in person!

Mark Maffeo

Name: Mark Maffeo

Year: 3rd Year, Class of 2023

Hometown: Clovis, CA

Position: UC Cannoneer

Major: Applied Mathematics Minor: Political Economy 

Favorite Rally Comm Memory: Getting the Axe back after nine long years!

Fun Fact: I currently own a growing collection of 100+ mini college football helmets.

What you’re most looking forward to this year: I’m really looking forward to firing the California Victory Cannon at football games and being more involved with the Bonfire Rally.

Julia Miller

Name: Julia Miller

Year: 3rd year, Class of 2023

Hometown: Michigan City, IN

Position: UC Cannoneer

Major: Chemical Engineering Minor: Theater and Performance Studies

Favorite Rally Comm Memory: The majesty of Rally Comm is Blind and its ability to make me crack up every week at meeting.

Fun Fact: I love to crochet! My favorite things to make are hats, blankets, and stuffed animals.

What you’re most looking forward to this year: I’m really looking forward to bringing bonfire back. Since we couldn’t have one last year, we’ll make sure that this year’s is better than ever!

Aidan Newboles

Name: Aidan Newboles

Year: 4th Year, Class of 2022

Hometown: Dana Point, CA

Position: Treasurer

Major: Chemical Engineering

Favorite Rally Comm memory: This past year I really loved participating in Rally Comm is blind! It was so much fun putting on a new persona and trying to piece together who the other contestants were!

Fun Fact: I’ve never had coffee or soda in my life. I really thought I would turn to at least coffee at some point during my past 3 years here but apparently not!

What you’re most looking forward to this year: I’m looking forward to hopefully transitioning to some level of in-person/hybrid year and doing whatever I can to maintain the University’s spirit and pride along the way!