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President: Valentina Losada
Photo Credits: Octaviano Cesar
Valentina Losada is a sophomore from Colombia majoring in Philosophy Politics and Economics, and double minoring in Consumer Psychology and Latin American Studies. Outside of Wharton Latino, Valentina is a consultant for the Wharton Undergraduate Consulting Club, the Social Impact Consulting Group, and Medical Students in Action. Additionally, she is Vice President of Operations in the Wharton Latin American Conference, and a member of the Undergraduate Advisory Board of the Latin American Studies department. She has also been involved in the International Affairs Association, as Assistant and deputy Director of Academic Affairs. Valentina has been involved in Wharton Latino since freshmen year, previously serving as Latin American Affairs Chair. She is passionate about international politics, literature, and really enjoys playing tennis.
Vice President: Mariche Negron
María José is a sophomore born and raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico. She is in the Wharton School and is planning on concentrating in Finance and Operations, with a minor in French. During her spare time, she enjoys going to the beach and being with her friends and family.Photo Credits: Octaviano Cesar
Administrative Chair: Guilherme Grupenmacher
Guilherme is a Freshman from Curitiba, Brazil majoring in Politics, Philosophy & Economics with a double-minor in Art History and Consumer Psychology. Since the first weeks of his first semester he has been inspired by Wharton Latino’s warm environment and excellence throughout Penn’s campus. As Admin Chair, he hopes to contribute even more to this continued success. Guilherme’s interests include traveling, re-watching House of Cards way too many times, art, running, or hopping around Philadelphia’s great restaurants.
Latin AmeriLatin American Affairs Chair: Dennis Gallo
Dennis Gallo is a freshman from Managua, Nicaragua pursuing a major in Cognitive Science with a concentrating in computation and cognition, and a minor on Urban Real Estate Development. Dennis is very passionate about real estate, technology, and Latin America politics.
Finance Chair: Isabel Serna
Isabel is a sophomore in Wharton from Bogotá, Colombia concentrating in Marketing and Operations Management and BEPP. She is also interested in political science, specifically Latin American politics. Isabel has been involved in Wharton Latino since freshman year, first as a Philanthropy Co-chair, and now as Finance Chair. In her free time, you can find Isabel reading or watching movies.
Social Co-Chair: Roberto Kern
Roberto is a freshman from Caracas, Venezuela pursuing a major in Philosophy, Politics, and Economics with a minor in Consumer Psychology. Outside of Wharton Latino, Roberto serves as Deputy Vice-President of Corporate Sponsorship for the Wharton Retail Club. Roberto's interests lie mainly in behavioral economics, value marketing, contemporary metaphysics, and European history. During his free time, you will most likely find Roberto playing golf, reading, or running.
Social Co-Chair: Alejandra Garcia
Corporate Co-Chair: Juan Carlos Ortega
Juan Carlos is a junior in Wharton from Panama City. He is concentrating in Finance and Business Analytics. Besides being involved in Wharton Latino, Juan Carlos is a teaching assistant for Wharton 101.
Corporate Co-Chair: Leon Herdan
Leon was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela. He is a sophomore in the College of Arts and Sciences studying Mathematical Economics and minoring in Music and Statistics. As Corporate Chair, he looks to provide all the necessary tools to our members to achieve a stronger interaction with our sponsor companies. Leon enjoys playing the piano and before coming to Penn, took a gap year in Israel.Photo Credits: Octaviano Cesar
Philanthropy Co-Chair: Eduardo J. Saca
My name is Eduardo J. Saca Bahaia.M, from El Salvador, Central America. I’m a sophomore at Wharton concentrating in Operations Management. During my free time I enjoy exploring restaurants in Philadelphia. I’m also passionate about fishing and scuba diving.
Philanthropy Co-Chair: Antonia Piedrahita
Marketing Co-Chair: Isabella Losada
Marketing Co-Chair: Octaviano Cesar
My name is Octaviano Cesar and I’m a Sophomore from Managua, Nicaragua majoring in Cognitive Science and double minoring in Cinema Studies and Political Science. As Marketing co-chair, I am excited to foster and expand the sense of community and inclusion at Wharton Latino.
Membership Co-Chair: Daniela Jamri
My name is Daniela Jamri and I am a sophomore from Costa Rica studying PPE and consumer psychology. I have been a part of Wharton Latino since my first day at Penn and I am thankful that this club gave me my best friends. I am passionate for politics and international relations, primarily the current role of governments in Latin America in response to economic concerns in our region. During my free time I love to play sports: soccer and tennis, travel with my family, and spend time with my friends.
Membership Co-Chair: Uriel Habie
My name is Uriel Habie and I am a sophomore studying Systems Engineering. I was born and raised in Guatemala, and took a gap year in Israel before coming to Penn”. As Membership co- chair, I am excited to strengthen our sense of community in the Wharton Latino family.