EPSILON ETA’S BOARD IS ELECTED EACH NOVEMBER AND SERVES FOR ONE CALENDAR YEAR.
Valerie is a third year studying Global Environmental Politics and French. She’s interested in Political Ecology and gets fired up about kicking moneyed interests out of American politics. She has passed her days in quarantine by learning how to sew, reading Elena Ferrante, and finding bodies of water to swim in.
VP of Service
Gabriela Jeliazkov and is originally from Washington, DC. She is a sophomore majoring in Molecular Environmental Biology, with a minor in Conservation and Resource Studies. She also loves hiking and traveling!
VP of Professional Development
Varsha (she/her/hers) is a sophomore studying Data Science and Society and Environment. She is passionate about the environmental justice and intersectionality.
VP of Internal Development
Abilene is a second year planning to study Conservation & Resource Studies and Geospatial Information Science and Technology. She currently is interning with a nonprofit that brings energy-free rainwater collection and filtration systems to schools in Vietnam and Nepal. She plans to work on an organic farm this summer and continue to learn about agroecological practices and revitalizing local food systems. She enjoys cooking meals for loved ones, laying in the sun, wandering around museums, and embroidering.
VP of Outreach
Zoe Chan is currently a Junior at UC Berkeley majoring Environmental Science with a minor in Geospatial Information Systems Technology. Growing up camping and hiking in California, she developed a passion for the outdoors, fueling her desire to conserve ecosystems, develop climate change solutions, and address systemic environmental justice issues. As a student mentor with OASES, store volunteer with UC Berkeley ReUse, and Conservation + Tech Fung Fellow, Zoe hopes to create tangible change with empathy and compassion.
VP of Finance
Uday is a Junior studying Applied Mathematics and Data Science with a concentration in Environmental Resources Management. Growing up in India, he always felt the need to do something about the environment. Having seen people arguing and fighting over religion, politics and geographical territory, he felt that our environment is one thing that unites us all. This is when he decided to combine his passion for numbers and the natural environment. He aims to work as an Environmental Data Scientist for AECOM. Apart from Epsilon Eta, he is also a part of Formula Electric at Berkeley, Big Data at Berkeley, Ecode, and PEACE at Berkeley. He is really into Climate Change, Arctic Monkeys, Sherlock and Tennis. Fun Fact: He’s seen The Office over seven times in the last two years!
Check out our super cool active members below!