- 2019 Executive team -

This year, the Spark is the vision of our student-led Spark executives with only one goal to reach: Planning the best orientation weekend for all of our Sauder community! Each of our executives plays a vital part in making the Spark come to life. Get a sneak peak into our execs and the things that make our team so unique!

Introducing our executive team!


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Shivani Sharma -Co-Chair    Year of study: 3rd    Specialization:Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management and Minor in Marketing    Favourite food:Sushi    Why you joined Spark: I didn't get to participate in my year's Spark, so I wanted to make sure that all incoming students were intrigued. Everyone should feel a sense of belonging here at Sauder.    Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: Collegia Advisor, Big Sisters Ambassador and program developments team    Early bird or night owl? Night owl    Favourite summer song:  In My Feelings - Drake

Shivani Sharma -Co-Chair

Year of study: 3rd

Specialization:Global Supply Chain and Logistics Management and Minor in Marketing

Favourite food:Sushi

Why you joined Spark: I didn't get to participate in my year's Spark, so I wanted to make sure that all incoming students were intrigued. Everyone should feel a sense of belonging here at Sauder.

Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: Collegia Advisor, Big Sisters Ambassador and program developments team

Early bird or night owl? Night owl

Favourite summer song: In My Feelings - Drake

Aaron Fung -Co-Chair    Year of study: 3rd    Specialization:Marketing/OpLog    Favourite food:Deep fried Porkchop    Why you joined Spark: Spark is an amazing way to meet new people and to discover the many opportunities offered at Sauder.    Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: UBC Recreation Intramurals,  Blank Vinyl Project   Early bird or night owl? Night owl    Favourite summer song: Sparks Fly by Taylor Swift

Aaron Fung -Co-Chair

Year of study: 3rd

Specialization:Marketing/OpLog

Favourite food:Deep fried Porkchop

Why you joined Spark: Spark is an amazing way to meet new people and to discover the many opportunities offered at Sauder.

Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: UBC Recreation Intramurals, Blank Vinyl Project

Early bird or night owl? Night owl

Favourite summer song: Sparks Fly by Taylor Swift

 
Karan Jhurani - Logistics Director    Year of study: 3rd    Specialization: Finance    Favourite food: Sushi    Why you joined Spark: I love organizing events!    Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: UBC Recreation, and Commerce Caller    Early bird or night owl? Early Bird    Favourite summer song: West Coast -G-Eazy, Blueface feat. ALLBLACK & YG

Karan Jhurani - Logistics Director

Year of study: 3rd

Specialization: Finance

Favourite food: Sushi

Why you joined Spark: I love organizing events!

Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: UBC Recreation, and Commerce Caller

Early bird or night owl? Early Bird

Favourite summer song: West Coast -G-Eazy, Blueface feat. ALLBLACK & YG

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Larry Chen - Marketing and Graphic Design Director    Year of study: 2nd    Specialization: Accounting and Marketing (Concentration in Sustainability)    Favourite food: Anything! (Except for eggplants)    Why you joined Spark: To give back to the event that introduced me to a lot of my friends.    Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: UBC Marketing Association, UBC Campus Ambassador (International Student Initiative), the Calendar, and Alpha Kappa Psi- Omega Gamma    Early bird or night owl? Night owl!    Favourite summer song: Bounce Back- Big Sean

Larry Chen - Marketing and Graphic Design Director

Year of study: 2nd

Specialization: Accounting and Marketing (Concentration in Sustainability)

Favourite food: Anything! (Except for eggplants)

Why you joined Spark: To give back to the event that introduced me to a lot of my friends.

Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: UBC Marketing Association, UBC Campus Ambassador (International Student Initiative), the Calendar, and Alpha Kappa Psi- Omega Gamma

Early bird or night owl? Night owl!

Favourite summer song: Bounce Back- Big Sean

 
Jason Ngai -Night Events Director    Year of study: 2nd    Specialization:Marketing    Favourite food: Anything beef    Why you joined Spark: I love the Sauder community, and my year's Spark is such a fun experience (especially the Night Event) ;)    Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: Creative Director of UBC Human Resources Management Club    Early bird or night owl? Night owl    Favourite summer song: Touch The Sky- Kanye West

Jason Ngai -Night Events Director

Year of study: 2nd

Specialization:Marketing

Favourite food: Anything beef

Why you joined Spark: I love the Sauder community, and my year's Spark is such a fun experience (especially the Night Event) ;)

Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: Creative Director of UBC Human Resources Management Club

Early bird or night owl? Night owl

Favourite summer song: Touch The Sky- Kanye West

Nelson Wong -Registration and Communications Director    Year of study: 4th    Specialization:Accounting    Favourite food: Pizza    Why you joined Spark: To give back to the Sauder community and provide veteran leadership to incoming students.    Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: UBC Synthetic Biology (Treasurer), and UBC TACS Volunteer for 2019    Early bird or night owl? Early bird    Favourite summer song: Cruel Summer- Ace of Base

Nelson Wong -Registration and Communications Director

Year of study: 4th

Specialization:Accounting

Favourite food: Pizza

Why you joined Spark: To give back to the Sauder community and provide veteran leadership to incoming students.

Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: UBC Synthetic Biology (Treasurer), and UBC TACS Volunteer for 2019

Early bird or night owl? Early bird

Favourite summer song: Cruel Summer- Ace of Base

 
Preksha Singhvee-Volunteer Director    Year of study: 3rd    Specialization:Entrepreneurship    Favourite food: Pizza    Why you joined Spark: Spark was a great way for me to connect to Sauder and I just want everybody who attends it to feel the same.    Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: Director of fundraising at FIMRC, AMS voting and EM at Sauder Summit    Early bird or night owl? Night owl    Favourite summer song: Middle child- J Cole

Preksha Singhvee-Volunteer Director

Year of study: 3rd

Specialization:Entrepreneurship

Favourite food: Pizza

Why you joined Spark: Spark was a great way for me to connect to Sauder and I just want everybody who attends it to feel the same.

Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: Director of fundraising at FIMRC, AMS voting and EM at Sauder Summit

Early bird or night owl? Night owl

Favourite summer song: Middle child- J Cole

Fakhar Hasan- Spirit Events Director    Year of study: 3rd    Specialization:Finance    Favourite food: Fried Chicken    Why you joined Spark: Because I never attended mine    Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: Case Competitions    Early bird or night owl? Night owl    Favourite summer song: Cake By The Ocean-DNCE

Fakhar Hasan- Spirit Events Director

Year of study: 3rd

Specialization:Finance

Favourite food: Fried Chicken

Why you joined Spark: Because I never attended mine

Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: Case Competitions

Early bird or night owl? Night owl

Favourite summer song: Cake By The Ocean-DNCE

Enya Ho - Hospitality and Sponsorship Director   Year of study: 2nd  Specialization: Human Resources  Favourite food: Cotton Candy  Why you joined Spark: To meet new people, greet newcomers to the friendly arms of UBC Commerce, and to hopefully inspire a spark for everyone to get involved!  Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: VP of UBC Archery, Production Assistant at Discorder Magazine  Early bird or night owl? Night owl  Favourite summer song: Like a G6 - Far East Movemen t

Enya Ho - Hospitality and Sponsorship Director

Year of study: 2nd

Specialization: Human Resources

Favourite food: Cotton Candy

Why you joined Spark: To meet new people, greet newcomers to the friendly arms of UBC Commerce, and to hopefully inspire a spark for everyone to get involved!

Other Involvements and Extracurricular involvements: VP of UBC Archery, Production Assistant at Discorder Magazine

Early bird or night owl? Night owl

Favourite summer song: Like a G6 - Far East Movement

 

 

 

 

For those interested in joining the Spark 2020 Exec Team, exec applications for Spark 2020 will open shortly after The Spark. Stay tuned for more details and keep your eyes peeled on our website!