Please contact Kevin or Hannah at firstname.lastname@example.org with any general questions about your point total et cetera.
Natalie Adams is a senior journalism major and history, law and society,
and international development and conflict management triple minor. She previously served as the VP of Communications and is looking forward to stepping into the role of Co-President this academic year. Outside of ALD, Natalie is an assistant managing editor at The Diamondback and a member of Phi Alpha Delta Pre-Law Fraternity.
Laurel Dietrick is a senior Neuroscience major on the Molecular, Cellular and Physiological track. She previously served as the VP of Academic Enrichment and on the Event Planning committee over the last two years. Outside of ALD, she works for RecWell, is a member of Nu Rho Psi honor society and serves as the Director of Recruitment for The Pride. She’s excited to be your incoming Co-President and has may great ideas of how to maintain the status of ALD while also planning some new initiatives to better the honor society.
VP of Membership
VP of Volunteerism
My name is Alyssa Hecht and I am a senior majoring in biology and dance. I will be serving as this year’s Vice President of Volunteerism, and I have been committed to community service throughout my time at the University of Maryland. In addition to ALD, I am also a brother and exec member of Alpha Phi Omega, served as president of the Honors Humanities branch of the honors college, am president of the Pre-Optometry Society, and serve as the team captain for the Honors Ambassadors.
VP of Scholarships
Omoleye Adeyemi is a Junior in Letters & Sciences planning on majoring in Media & Digital Media Communications, with a minor in Humanities, Health and Medicine. I am the incoming VP of Scholarship and I wish to make many more students within ALD aware of the several scholarship opportunities that are available to them. For so long a lot of people within ALD aren’t aware of the many scholarships ALD has to offer, and I would like to make several scholarships available to the ALD students. I am involved in several clubs and organizations here on campus. I enjoy watching movies, creating social media/youtube content, volunteering, and helping others any way I can!
VP of Academic Enrichment
Hi everyone! My name is Mariama Cham, and I am a junior Government and Politics major. I’ve been a member of ALD since fall 2021 and I am the new VP of Academic Enrichment! Aside from ALD, I am also the Public Relations Co-Chair of the Black Pre Law Association, and a BSOS Ambassador. Outside of school, I enjoy baking, shopping, and spending time with friends and family. I am excited this year to plan for events in person and virtual. These include a resume workshop, interview tips with the career center, and tips for navigating LinkedIn. I hope to see you all at the events!
VP of Communications
VP of Event Planning
Hey! My name is Hannah Lowe and I am our new VP of Event Planning! I will be a junior this upcoming school year and am double majoring in Criminology and English. Besides ALD, I am involved in many different organizations, which includes my sorority, Alpha Delta Pi, and my national honor fraternity, Phi Sigma Pi. I love playing sports, which is seen through my involvement in UMD Club Tennis, volunteering and doing community service, making vlogs and TikToks, exploring new cities and trying new activities, and spending time with my family and friends. I am very excited about this upcoming school year and have many incredible event ideas, some of which include social picnics on McKeldin Mall, day trips to various places like DC, and dances, that will allow us to create an amazing close-knit community. I can’t wait for this year to begin and to get to know all of you better!
VP of Finance
My name is Sean Kim, and I am a sophomore majoring in music at the University of Maryland School of Music. This school year, I will be serving as the VP of finance. In addition to ALD, I was also a GSS leader, a researcher, and a member of the University of Maryland Symphony Orchestra. Some of my hobbies include cooking, playing the cello, and spending time with friends. I am excited to take on this leadership position, and I hope to see you soon!
Hi! My name is Hannah Nissenbaum and I am a sophomore here at UMD. I am currently doubling majoring in criminology/criminal justice and communications. This school year, I will be serving alongside the previous webmaster, Kevin to ensure that our website is up to date! Besides ALD I am involved in greek life as a member of Phi Sigma Sigma and am also a volunteer for the Community Crisis Service Inc. I really enjoy hanging out with my friends, dancing, and baking. I am so excited to be apart of the executive board of this organization!
Email Hannah or Kevin with all of your questions about ALD, especially points!