2020 - 2021
Kaiza Rea| Chapter President
Hello my name is Kaiza! I work at AnywhereWorks as an HR Intern, and I am in my senior year for Human Resource Management with a Spanish Minor. When I moved to Portland last fall to attend PSU, I was told about HRMA by a community member. The association has helped me choose an HR specialty, network with professionals, and learn of available internships. I love how welcoming it is and the opportunity to have relevant presentations weekly. When I am not studying, I collect fun facts, read, and play soccer.
Elizabeth Wood | Chapter Treasurer
Hello, my name is Elizabeth (Beth) Wood. I'm a junior majoring in business administration with a concentration in Human Resources and film studies minor. Portland State and HRMA have both given me many opportunities to learn from others and gain a better understanding of the respective industries that interest me. In addition to HRMA I am involved with several other student organizations, including Badminton Club and Lifting Club. When I get free time I enjoy working out, baking, and hanging out with my friends.
Tasi Poore | Chapter Secretary & Director of Merit Award
Hello my name is Tasi! I am a senior at Portland State pursuing a double major in Human Resource Management and Leadership/ Management, with a minor is Psychology. As a first generation student, I value every academic opportunity and use each to transcend my skills and knowledge in a professional setting and everyday life. PSU HRMA has helped me branch out into the world of HR to help build connections, strengthen relationships, and forge a career path.
Tyler Sommers | Co-VP of Programs
Hello! My name is Tyler Sommer. I am a senior at Portland State University, pursuing a double major in Human Resource Management and Management in Leadership with a minor in film and International Business Certificate. This year I serve as the CO-VP of programming and VP of Internal Communication. Within this role this year, I hope to help students learn more about HR and help them get connected towards opportunities outside of the classroom. Outside of school, I am an avid record collector and binge watcher of Movies and TV Shows. Right now, I am obsessed with Conan Gray’s vinyl and love rewatching Schitt’s Creek. If you have questions about HRMA, don’t be afraid to send me an email me. I hope to see you soon at our next meeting!
Cam Tran | V.P. External Relations
Cam is an HR intern at Biztek Peoples, a Diversity Scholarship Mentor for PSU Diversity and Multicultural Student Services, and a member of the PSU Business Honors Program. Dual-majoring in Human Resource Management and Management and Leadership, she is working towards obtaining her SHRM-CP certification while in school. In her spare time, she is an avid reader, activist, volunteer, and popcorn maker at Joe Brown’s Carmel Corn. She is passionate in the belief that HR is one of the greatest forms of advocacy in business.
Citlali Diaz | Co-VP of Programs & VP of Fundraising
Hello! My name is Lali Diaz and I am a senior at PSU obtaining a bachelor’s degree in human resource management. I had heard from a past member that joining the club is a great networking opportunity for any business student. After attending a few meetings, I realized the wealth of knowledge I could gain by listening in on HR professionals sharing their career experiences. I am excited to become a more active participant of PSU HRMA this year. When I am not in student mode, I am probably playing sports, spending time with family, or exploring new places to eat
Daniel Victorio | V.P. of Recruiting & Member Acquisition
Keyla Leyva | Director of Information Systems
Hi, my name is Keyla Leyva. I am a fourth-year student double majoring in Business Management and Leadership and HR Management with a Spanish minor. I currently work as an HR Coordinator for a tech company and am looking forward to graduating in the Spring to see what’s next in HR for me. In my spare time, I like to hang out with friends and family and go hiking! I look forward to seeing you all at our meetings!
Marinda Carlyle | VP of Marketing & Visibility
Marinda is double majoring in Business Management and Human Resource management within the School of Business Honors Program and as an University Honors Student. Within her time at PSU, Marinda has been actively involved at PSU. On campus, she is a Peer Advisor and Peer Mentor through the School of Business and one of the University’s Student Ambassadors. Marinda is excited to see where this HRMA position will take her and the endless opportunities that await her in the next year. In her free time she helps run a Non- Profit Scholarship Organization in her hometown.