Current Officers

2020-2021 Executive Board

Kara Conarton

Kara Conarton

PRESIDENT

president.pdsa@gmail.com

Major: Interdisciplinary Studies

Minor: Health Sciences

Year: Senior

Interests: Hockey, traveling, scuba diving, my dog Baylee, watching movies, and helping people

Favorite Quote: “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.” – Ferris Bueller

Diana Rodriguez

Diana Rodriguez

SERGEANT AT ARMS

pdsa.volunteering@gmail.com

Major: Biomedical Sciences

Minor: Psychology

Year: Junior

Interests: Swimming, volleyball, watch WWE, Marvel movies, and helping others

Favorite Quote: “The heart of a volunteer is never measured in size, but by the depth of the commitment to make a difference in the lives of others.” – DeAnn Hollis

Vanessa Vailoces

Vanessa Vailoces

SECRETARY

pdsa.ucf@gmail.com

Major: Biomedical Sciences

Year: Junior

Interests: Crocheting, singing, playing the piano, and coffee

Favorite Quote: “And now that you don’t have to be perfect, you can be good.” – John Steinbeck

Deborah Osendi

Deborah Osendi

VICE PRESIDENT

pdsa.vicepresident@gmail.com

Major: Health Sciences Pre-Clinical

Year: Senior

Interests: Travel, culture, dance, and coffee 

Favorite Quote: “Stop being afraid of what could go wrong and start being positive about what could go right” – Tony Robbins

Francesca Betts

Francesca Betts

TREASURER

treasury.pdsa@gmail.com

Major: Health Sciences Pre-Clinical 

Year: Senior

Interests: Working out, shopping, music, being with people and making them happy

Favorite Quote: “To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.” – Taylor Hanson

Kulsoom Nemazie

Kulsoom Nemazie

MEDIA RELATIONS

mediarelations.pdsa@gmail.com

Major: Biomedical Sciences

Year: Senior

Interests: Drawing, painting, teaching, plants, photography, and volunteering

Favorite Quote: “Life is like a camera. Just focus on what’s important, capture the good times, develop from the negatives, and if things don’t work out, just take another shot.” – Unknown