Executive Board

 Meet the 2017-2018 Executive Board!

The role of the executive board is to preserve the stability of MAPS as an organization and as a family. Officers oversee events and make sure that the club is functioning properly and giving members the best opportunities available. Feel free to approach any member of the executive board with any comments or questions you may have!


President: Zarina Balde

Year: Senior

Major: Biomedical Sciences

Minor: Health Services Administration

Career Goals: MD/DO (interested in anesthesiology, cardiology, general surgery)

Hobbies: Playing musical instruments (ukulele, guitar, drums, piano), Playing sports (bowling, table tennis, volleyball, soccer, basketball), Playing video games, Watching Movies and TV series.

Email: maps.president@gmail.com 

Cubicle Hours: Fridays 2:30pm-4:30pm


Vice President of Operations: Kaitlin Beddoe

Year: Sophomore

Major: Health Sciences Pre-Clinical

Career goals: Unsure but interested in Occupational Therapy & Nurse Anesthesia

Hobbies: Swimming, puzzles, movies, all things arts and crafts

Email: maps.vpoperations@gmail.com

Cubicle Hours: Tuesdays,  2:00-4:00 PM


Vice President of Communications: Bryce Gambino

Year: Junior

Major: Biomedical Medicines

Minor: Leadership 

Career goals:  Trauma Surgeon 

Hobbies: Gaming, Fishing, Sports, Gym, Soccer, Youtube, and Netflix

Email: maps.sergeantatarms@gmail.com

Cubicle Hours: Tuesday/Thursday, 12:30pm-1:30pm


Treasurer: Pelumi Owoade

Year: Junior

Major: Biomedical Sciences

Career goals: MD/DO (interested in anesthesiology, cardiology, general surgery)

Hobbies: Playing musical instruments (ukulele, guitar, drums, piano), Playing sports (bowling, table tennis, volleyball, soccer, basketball), Playing video games, Watching Movies and TV series.

Email: maps.treasurer@gmail.com

Cubicle Hours: Thursday 9:00am-11:00am


Secretary: Steffi Casimir

Year: Sophomore

Major: Biology

Career goals: Neurosurgeon (MD)

Hobbies: Watching Netflix, Eating, Napping, Reading, Gym, and Hanging with friends

Email: maps.secretaryucf@gmail.com

Cubicle Hours: Tuesday, 9:00am – 10:00am | Thursday, 3:00pm – 4:00pm


Sergeant at Arms: Alana Jongco

Year: Sophomore

Major: Biomedical Medicines

Career goals:  MD (interested in Psychiatry)

Hobbies: going to the gym, singing, hanging out with friends/family, and cuddling with my cat

Email: maps.sergeantatarms@gmail.com

Cubicle Hours: Mondays, 10:00am-12:00pm