Student Employee of the Year

Announcing the 2023/2024 Outstanding Student Employee of the Year

On May 24 the winners and their supervisor/nominator will attend a luncheon event with the President and Mrs. Armstrong at the President’s residence to celebrate their achievements and impact to Cal Poly. The winners for 23/24 are: Outstanding Student Employee of the Year: Vinny Torres, University Diversity & Inclusion. First runner up: Shefali Mistry, Academic Senate. Second runner up: Nessa Huynh, ASI.  For the full list of outstanding student employee nominees please see below.

Congratulations to all nominees for being recognized for your contributions to Cal Poly as student employees.  Thank you to the supervisors who took the time and nominated your student employees. You all play a critical role in achieving student success.




Beck Kiely



Brayden Prichard

Information Technology Services


Chloe Main

International Center


Dev Masrani

Bailey College of Science and Mathematics


Emily Van Saun

Conference & Event Planning


Emma Tracewell

International Center


Ethan Gaigalas

Mechanical Engineering (CENG)


Gabrielle Kray

International Center


Jonathan Jewel

Information Technology Services


Lindsey Amaro

Electrical Engineering (CENG)


Misael Gonzalez

Construction Management (CAED)


Vinny Torres

University Diversity & Inclusion

Winner 2023/2024

Raheel Rehmatullah

Biomedical Engineering (CENG)


Sam Hasting

Mechanical Engineering (CENG)


Samantha Louie

International Center


Shefali Mistry

Academic Senate

1st runner up

Nessa Huynh


2nd runner up

Zach Olson