Meet the Board
About Us
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Isaiah Ross


Chief executive officer for the organization that acts as a liaison between the organization and all outside entities for external communications.

Kevin Lacson

VP of Marketing and Assessment

Responsible for all promotional/publicity and marketing for SPB and its events. Primarily responsible for event and program assessment activities (internal operational efficiencies, participant feedback on program and events, etc.)

Melissa Jinks

VP of Membership, Recruitment, and Development

Responsible for an ongoing program of leadership development for SPB Committee Chairs and Committee Members. Primarily responsible for the entire recruitment campaign for the Student Program Board.

Isaiah Peña


Chief officer responsible for bringing novelty and cinema events within the scope of SPB. Primarily responsible for coordinating with the Student Video Network, among others, to fulfill the needs of this committee.

Marlen Mendoza


Chief officer responsible for bringing live music to campus. Primarily responsible for planning concert acts such as local bands, student musicians, and larger, nationally–recognized performers.

Sana Shahid

Comedy & Speakers

Chief officer responsible for bringing guest speakers and comedians to the campus that discuss various topics and humorous relief.

Taylor Rouleau

Nights & Weekends

Chief officer responsible for planning a variety of events on campus that occur during the evening and weekends. Primarily responsible for focusing on events provided for residents which can range from Game Nights to Karaoke.

Erica Rios

Social Media & Novelties

Chief officer responsible for managing all social media websites for SPB and filming SPB promotional videos for events.

Beatriz Torres

Special Events

Chief officer responsible for planning larger-scaled events for the Student Program Board on campus. Primarily responsible for focusing on annually planned events such as Mr. UH and Winter Wonderland.

Emily Ann Lopez

Trips & Tournaments

Chief officer responsible for planning events off campus, both in and around Houston, as well as tournament style events.

About Us

The Student Program Board will provide effective management, constructive program implementation, and worthwhile service for the community in order to develop quality, educational, and entertaining programs that enhance student life at the University of Houston. This organization shall be a learning laboratory where students develop leadership skills and acquire knowledge that will benefit their overall academic experience.


Which Committee Do You Belong In

Want to join a committee in SPB but don't know which one? Take this quiz to find out which committee suits you best!