Meet the Board:

Zipporah Gholson, SAB-IF Director

Zipporah Gholson was born in Idaho Falls, but was raise in Ewa Beach, Hawaii. She is currently a senior majoring in Health Care Administration with a minor in Business Administration in hopes to one day manage a hospital. She enjoys swimming, camping, and spending time with family. She also enjoys watching funny movies and listening to music. Zipporah enjoys meeting and talking to new students with every event that is planned. As the Director this year, she hopes to make this year the best possible for the students and their families.

Humberto Aron Ortega- SAB Programmer

Humberto Aron Ortega was born in Rexburg, Idaho and raised in Rigby, Idaho. He is currently majoring in Education and hopes to teach Spanish at the university level. He enjoys science videos on YouTube, playing zombie video games, and reading/writing. Berto adores working on the SAB as a programmer because he rejoices in interacting with people and listening to their options. SAB- Programmer• Martha Maldonado was born in Idaho Falls. She is majoring in Biomedical Science and is hoping to get into a physician assistant program. Some of her hobbies include longboarding, snowboarding, shopping, and watching movies. She loves to engage in social events and is very ecstatic to get to know new individuals while working as a programmer in the SAB.

Heather Bjornlie- UPC Programmer

Heather Bjornlie was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho, and has moved several times. She is majoring in Biomedical Laboratory Science in hopes to become a lab technician. She fancies making art, reading/writing, playing piano, and spending time with her dogs. Heather feels passionate when working with people and animals alike and is excited to get to know everybody on campus while working on the UPC as a programmer.

Christina Brown-UPC Programmer

Christina Brown is a junior planning to major in Radiograph Science. She is the mother of six children, two of which have already been to college and earned degrees and another is a first year student in the College of Pharmacy program here at ISU. She loves to spend time with her children and loves tole painting, ceramics, and counted cross stitch type crafts. She loves decorating her home for the holidays and also loves to help others and give them a reason to smile. She is excited to be a UPC programmer because she looks forward to getting to know more of the students on campus and providing fun activities for the students to enjoy.


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