2019 E-Board

Alena Filhanessian
President

Born and raised in the West Side, Alena is currently a junior Finance major with aspirations of working her way to the C-suite of a Fortune 500 company.  She is a member of the international academic business honor society, Beta Gamma Sigma, as well as the Jesuit honor society, Alpha Sigma Nu. Alena is part of various on campus organizations, and holds a position as Treasurer of the Armenian Student’s Association.  She has been working at LMU’s Children’s Center as an assistant to the budget analyst and substitute teacher since 2014, before even becoming a student at the university. When she is not volunteering with Heal the Bay or the American Red Cross, she also enjoys bowling, baking, and going to the beach.

Sabastian Pardo
Vice President of Campus Relations 

Sabastian, a Los Angeles native, is currently a Junior at Loyola Marymount University majoring in Finance and minoring in Economics. As a transfer student of Pasadena City College, he truly appreciates the opportunities academia has provided him along the way. With over six years of experience in the high-voltage electrical field, he hopes to use this knowledge to obtain a corporate finance position in the energy realm. In his spare time, he enjoys watching and playing soccer, going on long walks, and indulging in a great show.


Kat Pham
VP of Industry Relations

Kat is a junior and a double major in Finance and Classics & Archaeology. She is from Orange County. Kat’s interests vary from networking, to market research, to financial reporting, to classics books. In order to broaden and share knowledge, Kat has published her findings on her website, invited groups from different industries to lunch, and traveled abroad to experience other business opportunities. On her free time, she works on manuscripts that have been published by the Norton Critical Editions and explores chic places in OC.


Emily Sandberg Director of Communications

Emily is a freshman at Loyola Marymount University double majoring in Finance and Economics with the intention of pursuing a career in corporate finance. She grew up in the heart of the Rocky Mountains in Frisco, Colorado. In her free time, she loves spending nature in the outdoors doing activities like hiking, camping, paddle boarding, and swimming.  Emily is a member of LMU’s cross country and track team.

Abeer Alsadhan
Director of Events

Abeer is currently a freshman at Loyola Marymount University majoring in Accounting. Despite the accounting major, Abeer is still interested in the realm of finance and hopes to pursue a career that involves both fields. She was born in Santa Clarita, CA and has lived in Italy, Washington D.C, and currently in Los Angeles. In her free time, Abeer enjoys working out, hiking, and going to the beach with her friends.

Mathew Antony Treasurer

Mathew Antony is a freshman Finance major at Loyola Marymount University. He is from the heart of the Silicon Valley, and while pursuing a minor in Computer Science, aspires to develop technologies that improve online banking and improves the technological side of finance.

An active member of the LMU community, Matt is in RHA as the Vice President of East Quad. He is also on the Men’s Club Volleyball Team, and volunteers with Special Olympics Club. In his free time he enjoys exploring the city of Los Angeles with his friends and listening to the hottest hip hop tracks that are circulating.  

Truman Kinne Director of Underclassmen Outreach

Truman Kinne is a freshmen Finance major from Minneapolis, MN.  He aspires to pursue a career in investment banking or private equity.  In his free time, Truman enjoys lifting weights, running and volunteering.