AWE-fficers

AWE Officers for Spring 2020. Learn more about us by hovering over the image. Each bio is accompanied by another AWEfficer’s thoughts about them. Please feel free to contact them with any questions! For more general questions, reach us at aweberkeley@gmail.com.

Cara Wolfe || President

  • 3rd year CS major
  • Loves Reese's pieces, rom-coms, and country music
  • ”Cara makes you feel like her best friend the first time you meet her. She's caring and hilarious, and it's pretty hard not to smile around her. She's also incredibly smart and driven, and makes an AWEsome president :)”

Contact at carawolfe@berkeley.edu

Catherine Hwu || Operations

  • 1st year EECS major
  • I like running, hiking, and traveling around the world. I've also tried various forms of printmaking, including linoleum block, woodcut, drypoint, and screenprinting.
  • ”Catherine is a cute little bean who is always responsible and cheerful, I admire her openness to trying new things >-<”

Contact at hwu.catherine@berkeley.edu

Amber Xie || Internal Vice President

  • 2nd year CS major, Spanish minor
  • Loves learning languages, fitness, and music
  • ”Amber is so dedicated and thoughtful, I'm always interested to hear her ideas and see her perspective shine through.”

Contact at amberxie@berkeley.edu

Katherine Shu || External Vice President

  • 2nd year EECS major
  • Enjoys traveling, dancing and drawing
  • ”There may be many Cats in the world (and within AWE), but this Kat holds a special place in my heart. She’s the sweetest, just seeing her smile can brighten anyone’s day!”

Contact at katherineshu@berkeley.edu

Michelle Mao || Senior Advisor

  • 3rd year EECS major
  • Loves teaching, biking, and snowboarding
  • “Michelle is a passionate and innovative thinker and do-er in the EECS community. On top of that, she's a fantastic beat boxer, snowboarder, and human being / friend. AWE wouldn't be AWE without Michelle!”

Contact at michelle.mao@berkeley.edu

Imaani Choudhuri || Senior Advisor

  • 3rd year CS major, Geology minor
  • Usually gaming, drawing, or listening to music
  • ”Imaani Choudhuri is kind and incredibly creative. Her AWE puns are clever and pretty intense; they’ll leave you pausing to reconsider life as you know it.”

Contact at imaanic@berkeley.edu

Jennifer Yang || Industrial Relations

  • 1st year CS major
  • Loves watching movies (and film analysis videos afterwards), banana bread, and bowling
  • ”Jennifer is a cute, bubbly, and hardworking girl! You can always rely on her for the quote of the week. She has probably won 'Most Gullible' in high school.”

Contact at jyang8@berkeley.edu

Enya Xing || Industrial Relations

  • 1st year CS major
  • I like tofu in all forms (you really cannot go wrong)
  • ”She may seem like a goofball, she may seem aloof, and some just call her an Enygma, but those who know Enya know she's thoughtful, intelligent, and has a kind and soft soul. Get to know her! She's always down for good conversation.”

Contact at enyaxing@berkeley.edu

Eileen Liu || Activities Coordinator

  • 1st year CS & Business Major
  • I like to dance (am on AFX, and also like yoga), and my favorite food is sushi and mochi.
  • ”Eileen is 100% powered on sugar. That’s how she got from Maryland to California.”

Contact at eileen-liu@berkeley.edu

Erica Wo || Activities Coordinator

  • 2nd year Data Science major
  • I like tennis, hiking (nature stuff), cooking, baking, catching sunsets/rises, and making Spotify playlists.
  • ”Erica is always down for a new adventure. She’s so sweet and hardworking. I love that we can always count on her to step up for the team whether it’s cooking an amazing meal or leading AWEsome socials.”

Contact at wo_erica@berkeley.edu

Rachel Gregory || Technical Coordinator

  • 3rd year CS & Linguistics Major
  • 我的中文比你的好。
  • ”Rachel never fails to make me laugh! She always tells funny jokes and makes weird faces. In fact, I'll never forget seeing her face pop out from behind a tree at FSM cafe. She's also amazing at Chinese!”

Contact at regex@berkeley.edu

Anna Chang || Technical Coordinator

  • 2nd year EECS major
  • HMU for Muay Thai boxing, photoshoots, and Saturday farmer's markets
  • ”Anna Chang reminds me of sunshine; she is incredibly warm and knows how to make others happy. On top of that, Anna is brave and often puts herself out of her comfort zone. Her hard work, creativity, and supportive nature helps drive AWE forward.”

Contact at anna.g.chang@berkeley.edu

Catherine Bumagat || Mentorship Coordinator

  • 2nd year EECS major
  • Loves sketching, listening to music, and cooking
  • ”I can always count on Catherine when I need someone to talk to. She puts so much time and hard work into everything she does and still makes time for people around her (even if it may cost her hours of sleep). She cares about mentorship and it shows through the events she's planned in AWE.”

Contact at cjbumagat@berkeley.edu

Trevina Tan || Mentorship Coordinator

  • 2nd year CS major
  • Loves cardmaking, cooking and writing
  • ”Trevina is kind, considerate, hardworking, and creative. Can’t wait to see the fun and unique events she brings to Mentorship to help mentors and mentees connect!”

Contact at trevinatan@berkeley.edu

Emily Mistica || Publicity

  • 1st year CS & Art Practice Major
  • I spend my free time drawing, writing songs, singing when my roommates aren’t home, and watching cartoons or animated films.
  • ”Emily is sweet, hard-working, and super on top of things all the time. She has a great eye for design and makes bomb publicity materials.”

Contact at emistica@berkeley.edu

Grace Lin || Publicity

  • 3rd year CS & Cog Sci major
  • Loves being outside and gender pay equity
  • ”At first glance, Grace may seem mild-mannered, but you can can always count on her to be a beacon of positivity and solid advice. Her kindness, generosity, and thoughtfulness always shine through the conversations I have with her.”

Contact at gracelin@berkeley.edu