2021 – 2022 Leadership Teams 

Penn Student Agencies strives to employee the most talented young adults at the University of Pennsylvania to ensure it’s success. These diverse leaders from around the globe, not only tackle everyday challenges, but also propose and implement ideas that consistently steer Penn Student Agencies and it’s business towards growth and opportunity.

These leaders exemplify the type of students PSA seeks to employ: Passionate, Ambitious, and Adaptable!

 Student Leadership 

 

THE EXECUTIVE SUITE

Corporate Administration & Business Portfolio Support 

Strategy // Human Resources // Marketing 

JADE GONZALEZ CAS’22

President

president@pennstudentagencies.com

Bertrand, Nebraska, United States of America 

RUPERT KANG WH’23

Executive Vice President

PSA Operations

evpo@pennstudentagencies.com

Perth, Western Australia, Australia 

EDWARD WU WH’24

Executive Vice President

PSA Marketing

evpm@pennstudentagencies.com

Naperville, Illinois, United States of America

SERENA ZHAO CAS’22

Vice President

Human Resources

vphr@pennstudentagencies.com

Livingston, New Jersey, United States of America

DEREK NHIEU WH’23

Vice President

Talent Acquisition

vptad@pennstudentagencies.com

The Villages, Florida, United States of America

SEARCH IN PROGRESS

Vice President

Design & Outreach

BENNY’S DINER

Quick Service Restaurant 

ELENI PISINOS CAS’24

Executive Director

executive@bennysupenn.com

Tullahoma, Tennessee, United States of America 

EDUARDO GALINDO WH’22

Purchasing Director

purchasing@bennysupenn.com

Tegucigalpa, Honduras

RIKKI KONG WH’24

Safety and Personnel Director

personnel@bennysupenn.com

Lawrence, New Jersey, United States of America

AMANDA PALAMAR CAS’23

General Manager

gm@bennysupenn.com

New York, United States of America

WILLIAM’S CAFE

Coffeehouse 

SARAH FINKELSTEIN CAS’22

Executive Director

executive@psawilliamscafe.com

Port Washington, New York, United States of America

PATRICIA ARRUZA WH’22

Purchasing Director

purchasing@psawilliamscafe.com

San Juan, Puerto Rico

FIRSTSERVICES

Water Delivery / Dry Cleaning / Laundry Services / Care Packages / Cakes

CARMEN AVERY WH’22

Executive Director

executive@psafirstservices.com

Yuma, Arizona, United States of America

SARAH AINA SHAMSUL AZHAR CAS’22

Operations Director

operations@psafirstservices.com

Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia

MADISON McCULLOUGH NURS’23

Special Deliveries Director

specialdeliveries@psafirstservices.com

Charlotte, North Carolina, United States of America

JOYCE DAVIS CAS’24

Customer Relations Director

customerrelations@psafirstservices.com

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States of America

PENN CLOSET

Retail – Second-Hand Store / Donations

EKRAM IBRAHIM CAS’23

Executive Director

executive@penncloset.com

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States of America

ADRIANNA BRUSIE CAS’23

Marketing Director

marketing@penncloset.com

Weston, Massachusetts, United States of America

QUAKER CORNER

Retail – Apparel & Convenience 

DIEGO NORIEGA WH’23

Executive Director

executive@psaquakercorner.com

Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico

SEARCH IN PROGRESS

Purchasing & Marketing Director

BARTENDING 

Mixology Training & Certification / Bartenders for Hire

ALYSSA HANIFF WH’21

Executive Director

executive.bartending@pennstudentagencies.com

Pembroke Pines, Florida, United States of America

PENN STUDENT DESIGN 

Graphic Design / Web Design & Development

GERARDO BALLESTEROS WH’23

Executive Director

executive@pennstudentdesign.com

Rockville, Maryland, United States of America

CHELSEA CHENG

Marketing Director

COMPASS MARKETING

Consulting / Marketing Solutions

CLAIRE CAO WH’24

Executive Director

executive@psacompass.com

Doylestown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

 PENN LENS 

Multimedia Solutions / Photography / Videography

CHRISTINE PAE CAS’22

Executive Director

executive@pennlens.com

Horsham, Pennsylvania, USA

SYLVIA SMITH CAS’23

Marketing Director

marketing@pennlens.com

St Petersburg, Florida, United States of America

SEARCH IN PROGRESS

Photography Director

RAFAEL MARQUES ENG’23

Videography Director

video@pennlens.com

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil