Meet Our Executive Board
"In AKPsi we foster such a supportive environment we have where we push each other to do great things."
Joining Fall quarter of his Sophomore Year, James was a part of the Alpha Lambda pledge class. Being the newest brother on Eboard, James was hungry for opportunity and growth. within the first few weeks of membership he was able to ground running with his professional career. With the help of the principled business of the Tau Chi chapter, James has been able to learn and master new skills as well as garner opportunities to jump start his future career. Armed with an organized and adventurous leadership style, the sky is the limit for this young president.
James is a Junior majoring in Management with a concentration in Human Resources. Notable employers include: The Archdiocese of Chicago.
"Even if it seems impossible, nothing is stopping you from trying it out."
Executive Vice President
Joining winter quarter of his sophomore year, Brandon was part of the Alpha Kappa pledge class. After joining the organization, Brandon developed many professional and personal skills and felt very involved on campus. He choose to be the Vice President to learn how he could challenge himself to lead an organization as well as to help others gain their professional skills the same way he did when he first joined. Brandon has received internships from with EngageMint as well as the Marketing Department of DePaul Athletics. Creative, unique, and determined, Brandon knows that his skills would valuable help others in the organization.
Brandon is a Junior majoring in Public Relations and Advertising. Notable employers include: EngageMint and Marketing Department of DePaul Athletics.
VP of Membership
" In every situation it’s about competition with yourself-not with others, it’s about creating opportunities for yourself, and only using others for motivation."
Joining Winter quarter of her Freshman Year, Ariana was a part of the Alpha Mu pledge class. Ariana wanted to make the most of her college experience, using the professional skills garnered through AKPsi as a launchpad towards her aspirations. Her boundless ambitions have helped her learn how to truly command a room and build the confidence to speak for herself as well as those without a platform to do so themselves. Armed with a passion to continuously improve herself and seek out new opportunities, Ariana is looking to truly make a difference in the world.
Ariana is a Sophomore double majoring in both Political Science and American Studies. Notable employers include: The Office of MI Senate Minority Leader Jim Ananich.
"It is equally important to give as it is to take"
VP of Finance
Joining Fall quarter of his Freshman year, Ethan was a part of the Alpha Lambda pledge class. Driven and persistent by nature, Ethan fit right in with his fellow principled business leaders. Along with the many lessons he has learned, Ethan has also developed a sense of fulfillment being able to pass those same teachings onto current and future members. With sights set high, Ethan aims to not only provide a return on the investment our chapter has put in him, but further our legacy of excellence in the years to come.
Ethan is a Sophomore double majoring in the Honors Accounting program and Finance. Notable employers include: Morgan Stanley and Citadel LLC.
VP of Corporate Relations
"Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard."
Joining Winter quarter of his Freshman year, Hashim was part of the Alpha Theta pledge class. Hashim came to Tau Chi without even a resume to his name and currently stands as the chapter’s corporate sponsor liaison, a living testament to the growth AKPsi fosters. Constantly looking for new ways to get out of his comfort zone, Hashim works tirelessly to use his motivated and logical nature in order to give back to our chapter though corporate sponsorships and ensure we operate to the best of our abilities.
Hashim is a Senior double majoring in Accounting and Management Information Systems with a minor in Finance. Notable employers include: Chicago Family Business Council, BDO and KPMG
"My biggest take away from AKPsi is to keep your network open to any field and anybody – you will never know who and what resource you may need at any point in the road. "
VP of Alumni Relations
Joining fall quarter of his sophomore year, Mitchell was part of the Alpha Iota pledge class. The inviting atmosphere Tau Chi creates drew Mitchell in right from the start, allowing him to form unforgettable bonds with those who share his many ambitions. With the skills and knowledge garnered from his peers and mentors, he was able to comfortably and easily strive towards his professional goals. Now serving to bridge the gap between the alumni and current brotherhood, Mitchell works tirelessly to provide the same level of mentorship to the future brothers of Tau Chi.
Mitchell is a Senior studying Real Estate Finance. Notable employers include: Entertainment Cruises, Hoffmann Commercial Real Estate, Transwestern.
VP of Marketing
"We give you a platform to flourish and develop skills you may not have even known you needed."
Joining Fall quarter of her Freshman year, Sammi was part of the Alpha Iota pledge class. Throughout her earliest interactions with the brotherhood, Sammi was blown away by the incredible wealth of industry knowledge Tau Chi had to offer. She has been able to develop alongside each and every poised and professional brother as well as created everlasting bonds with friends she knows will grow well beyond her time in college. With her unparalleled passion and drive, Sammi hopes to enhance AKPsi’s brand and expand our legacy for years to come.
Sammi is a Junior Studying Marketing. Notable employers include: Selective Search LLC and Morningstar, Inc.
"The best way to learn is to teach - be a mentor and lead by example ."
Joining Fall quarter of his Freshman year, Josh was part of the Alpha Iota pledge class. From the moment he met his own pledge instructor, Josh has been eager to mold and help mentor the next generation of brothers to engage in the same level of growth he experienced himself. Through his dedication of the betterment of the brotherhood, Josh has been able to build his professional acumen and excel in anything and everything he puts his mind to. A confident yet supportive leader in his own right, Josh is excited to lead this year’s pledges through the threshold and into the prestige that is Tau Chi.
Josh is a Junior Studying Computer Science: Software Development with a Minor in Management Information Studies. Notable employers include: Oracle-Netsuite and West Monroe Partners.
Master of Rituals
"If you’re willing to work for it, anything is doable"
Joining Winter quarter of his Freshman Year, Mohammad was a part of the Alpha Mu pledge class. Mohammad believed that the organization helped him find his place at DePaul as he met many great friends and felt developed professionally. He valued how the organization was full of driven and motivated individuals. Shortly after gaining membership he was able to receive internships from both Morgan Stanley and Deloitte. Balanced, personable, and organized, Mohammad works tirelessly to achieve his dreams.
Mohammad is a Sophomore and is double majoring in Strobel Honors Accounting and Finance. He is also minoring in Arabic and community service. Notable employers include: Deloitte and Morgan Stanley
"Looking back now, joining AKPsi has been one of the best decisions I have made in my college career."
Joining winter quarter of her Sophomore Year, Ashley was a part of the Alpha Mu pledge class. She immediately met tons of motivated individuals who inspired Ashley to develop herself professionally. Within the first few weeks of membership she was able to land her first internship from Morgan Stanley with the help of the organization’s members. One lesson she learned after joining the organization was just how important it was to never stop working towards where you want to be, even if that means getting out of your comfort zone. Driven, detailed-oriented, and compassionate, Ashley is proof that with hard work and determination, you can achieve anything.
Ashley is a Junior majoring in Finance. Notable employers include: Morgan Stanley.
"Never underestimate yourself."
Joining winter quarter of her Freshman Year, Claire was a part of the Alpha Mu pledge class. The organization ended up helping Claire discover the career path she would follow as before she joined, she was unsure of the path she wanted to follow. She was able to receive her first internship from Selective Search with the help of the organization’s members. Claire also believed that she gained professional confidence which translated into personal confidence after joining the organization. Caring, positive, and open Claire knows she will be a powerful force to be reckoned with in the business world.
Claire is a Sophomore majoring in Honors Management and minoring in International Business and Arabic. Notable employers include: Selective Search.