Student Interns

Meet the friendly faces who work behind the reception desk and are here to assist you during the week!

KIMBERLY CHIGUINDO BONILLA

Kimberly CMEA Intern

Kimberly studies Marketing and Spanish in the MSB. Born in Koreatown, Los Angeles, she grew up in several different cities within the Los Angeles County. Growing up with snowy Azusa mountains near her, she enjoys hiking and other outdoor activities. On the hilltop, she dances in the Latin Dance Showcase, Reventón, as well as practice martial arts. Her on-campus commitments include the American Red Cross and Her Campus. She worked on the Multicultural Graduations Ceremonies Committee as an intern before studying abroad in Hong Kong and Ireland. As a CMEA intern, she is enthusiastic about the opportunity to connect students to resources and to collaborate with peers and staff members to ensure that CMEA remains a bastion of ethnic diversity and interracial dialogue on campus.

Anthony Hokayem

Anthony is a senior in the College majoring in Government. Born and raised in Cleveland OH, he is indubitably a basketball fanatic and fervent admirer of snow. On campus, he is the co-chair the GSP Mentor Program, engaged with faculty and staff as a member of the Designing the Future(s) of the University initiative, and volunteers at the Georgetown Ministry Center. During his free time, he likes to read outdoors, peruse YouTube for funny Vines, and engage in spontaneous debates with friends. As a CMEA intern, he's enthusiastic about the opportunity to connect students to resources and to collaborate with peers and staff members to ensure that CMEA remains a bastion of ethnic diversity and interracial dialogue on campus. 

 

SAYAKO QUINLAN

Sayako CMEA Intern

Sayako Quinlan is a junior studying Science, Technology, and International Affairs at Georgetown's School of Foreign Service.  She is a proud product of the Bay Area where she calls Sunnyvale, California home.  She is a former YLEADer and LEAD co-chair and love, love, loves the CMEA!  She is very passionate about promoting diversity and inclusion at Georgetown University and is currently the Georgetown University Student Association's Policy Chair for Racial and Cultural Inclusion.  In her free time. she loves going to art exhibits, talking about cybersecurity, and learning foreign languages.  As a CMEA intern, she is excited to welcome any and all people to her favorite place on campus!

 

Tien Nguyen

Tien is from Austin, Texas, and is a senior majoring in Neurobiology. Her hobbies are playing the piano and violin. She loves performing, whether it’s in a concert, at her church, or in hospitals. On campus, she plays violin in the Georgetown University Orchestra, and is a member of Chi Alpha. As a CMEA intern, she's excited to meet incoming freshman and to be involved in the ways that CMEA helps students to adjust and thrive at Georgetown.

 

 

 

SALVADOR VELARDE

Salvador CMEA Intern

Salvador is a sophomore in the college studying computer science. He was born and raised on Chicago's Northwest side and holds a great amount of love for his city. On his free time, he enjoys photography, going on adventures, and exploring whatever city he may be in. On campus, you can find him getting involved with anything technology related and attending events for free food. As a CMEA intern, he is passionate about being involved with a department that provides opportunities for students of color and values diversity as a whole.