2021–22 ASI Presidential and Board of Directors Winners Announced


San Luis Obispo, Calif. 4/22/2021 — The 2021–22 Associated Students, Inc. (ASI) presidential and Board of Directors winners were revealed today on asi.calpoly.eduTess Loarie was announced as the 202122 ASI president with 1,113 votes. From the College of Liberal ArtsTess is a Liberal Arts and Engineering Studies major and the current ASI Chair of the Board of DirectorsTess promises, “To be an active listener to your needs, to work towards accessible solutions that recognize the varying needs of a diverse student population, to be consistent, transparent, and honest in my communication to you, and to embody selfless, collaborative leadership to work alongside the student body, not above you. While I don’t have a catchy slogan, I have a demonstrated commitment to the student body and a desire for a better Cal Poly. 

Tess received 1,113 total votes out of the 1,979, or 9.4 percent, of students voting in this election through their Cal Poly Portal and the ASI website from Wednesday, April 21 at 9 a.m. through Thursday, April 22 at 9 a.m.  

The ASI Board of Directors serves as the official voice of Cal Poly students regarding student advocacy efforts and ASI corporate activity. Winter quarter enrollment numbers determine the number of board seats for the following academic year. The 2021–22 board members and their colleges are as follows: 

College of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Sciences 

  • Cassandra Monterrosa, 202 votes—winner 
  • Isaac Lopez, 155 votes—winner 
  • Sujhey Rosas (write-in candidate), 13 votes—winner 
  • Fourth CAFES seat pending Write-In candidate eligibility confirmation.  

College of Architecture and Environmental Design 

  • Alexander Ameri (write-in candidate), 55 votes—winner 
  • Andrew Hodge (write-in candidate), 50 votes—winner 
  • Armando Castaneda Jr (write-in candidate), 35 votes—winner 
  • Lauren Shirley (write-in candidate), 9 votes  

College of Engineering 

  • Suha Hussain, 371 votes—winner 
  • Jordan Perlas, 355 votes—winner 
  • Anders Bjork, 295 votes—winner 
  • William Terlinden, 240 votes—winner 
  • Marley Timmerman, 228 votes—winner 
  • Marirose Evenden, 223 votes  

College of Liberal Arts 

  • Bryanna Taylor Gay, 211 votes—winner 
  • Jake Goldman, 182 votes—winner 
  • Andrew Kim, 173 votes—winner 
  • Kate Inman, 152 votes—winner 

College of Science and Mathematics 

  • Fernando Gil, 129 votes—winner 
  • Jaenine Santos, 124 votes—winner 
  • Thomas Tang, 114 votes—winner 
  • Isaac Golan (write-in candidate), 4 votes—winner 

Orfalea College of Business 

  • Megan Wong, 91 votes—winner 
  • Natalie Estilo, 88 votes—winner 
  • Gal Kavaler, 81 votes—winner 
  • Nick Niehaus, 73 votes—winner 
  • Zoe Carpenter, 64 votes  
  • Tamy Phung, 48 votes 

Winners will be ratified by the 202021 board at an upcoming virtual board meeting on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. For more information, visit asi.calpoly.edu or contact ASI Recruitment and Elections Committee Chair Jordy Roth at asielectionschair@calpoly.edu.